1. How to write like a sitcom writer
2. Joss Whedon (and others) on how to survive high school
3. Michael Lofgren, former GOP staffer, on leaving the cult
4. "While they make being a man look like a disease"
5. Joe Mason for President: "I fear Obama may have manipulated our hopes"
6. Sub rosa kickass librarian
7. Jaron Lanier: "The local-global flip"