The philanthropists financing the movement may have exaggerated the potential benefits of some reforms and taken some wrong turns, but there’s no conspiracy to destroy the public schools.

-- "Occam’s razor was among the deletions, for reasons best explained by way of an elaborate hypothesis."

-- "A grassroots committee is calling for all adults in Switzerland to receive an unconditional income of 2,500 Swiss francs ($2,800) per month from the state, with the aim of providing a financial safety net for the population."

-- "China’s 'ghost cities' may be a lot less ghostly than previously thought."

-- "Nearly nine-in-ten Republicans and Republican leaners who agree with the Tea Party (88%) say Obama should agree to cuts or delays in the health care law and 72% think it would be unacceptable for GOP leaders to agree to a deal that does not include those changes, even if it is the only way to quickly end the shutdown."

-- "The United States and the European Union were forced to cancel the second round of major trade talks in Brussels next week because of the government shutdown."

-- "The philanthropists financing the movement may have exaggerated the potential benefits of some reforms and taken some wrong turns, but there’s no conspiracy to destroy the public schools."

-- "It was, said one, 'on.'"