Thursday, December 4, 2008

Required Reading 12/4

Change Or No Change? by David Freddoso
Which Obama Will Be President?

No New Deal For Big Three by NRO Editors
Last month, it was $25 billion. This month, it is $34 billion. Does anyone need a clearer illustration of what we’re getting into if we bail out the Big Three automakers?

What's Left Of Freedom by Thomas Sowell
A non-opposition position.

Checking In With A Quartet Of Contenders by Seth Davis
Purdue is still one of the favorites to win the Big Ten, but the loss to Duke, coupled with its overtime defeat to Oklahoma in Madison Square Garden last week, exposed two fundamental problems.

Center Grove Avenges Lone Loss, Brings Home Indiana Class 5A Title
It was a championship eight years in the making, but it took an incredible six minute finish to close the deal.

Carmel Drama Looks Familiar To Outsiders by Matthew Tully
For at least one night, Carmel's government didn't look nearly as pretty as its City Hall.

In 17 Months, Will Burton Be Challenged? by Matthew Tully
On the political front, it's never too early to start thinking about the next election.

Free Plaxico Burress
New York City's gun law is unconstitutional.

D.C. Gun Ban Proponents Ignore The Facts by John Lott
While it may seem obvious to many people that banning guns will save lives, that has not been D.C.'s experience.

Obama's Environmental Test
The president-elect's picks for his energy and environment team could undo any smart moves so far.

Opening At The Fed
How to think about the world's most important job vacancy.