— Ezra is hosting "The Ed Show" tonight at 8 p.m. Tune in!

— Jared Bernstein on what role politicians do — and don't — play in job creation.

— "My faith is strong enough not to be imperiled by idiotic trolling."

— The original Medicare attack ad, courtesy of the 1964 Johnson campaign.

— "Most advocates of hard money are simply making a mistake, not putting their interests ahead of the common good."

— Dana Goldstein on the Chicago strike and the history of teacher's unions.

— Maryland installs video cameras that will monitor . . . other video cameras.

— Newly discovered Congolese monkey species looks oddly like a person in a monkey suit.