1. Read the Derrick Bell short story that has the Brietbart swamps screaming racism. It's not too shabby, if a bit un-subtle. Racist, though? Not in the slightest.
2. A co-founder of Facebook just bought The New Republic. This is good news.
3. Some really interesting statistics on watchers of porn.
4. Carl Zimmer's latest piece on amateur biologists and mutant viruses.
5. The lunar orbiter has an amazing blog. High-res pictures of the moon landing sites!