— Maine rebrands lobster as the "other other white meat" in an effort to deal with a lobster glut.
— Fred Karger's guide to party-crashing at the conventions.
— Tooth fairy hyperinflation.
— Can't argue with this: "Different things, of course, but Presidents and point guards have different jobs."
— Richard Posner versus Antonin Scalia on the technical definition of a sandwich.
— Mitt Romney versus Barack Obama on climate science.
— Interesting piece on how Brazil has cracked down on deforestation, and how the biggest threat to the Amazon rain forest now comes from other Andean countries like Bolivia.
— Illegal ivory poaching is back in style, thanks to China.