Michelle Falter (Georgia): “You're Wearing Kurt's Necklace!”: The Rhetorical Power of Glee in the Literacy Classroom. Jonathan Neumann on God, Hayek and the conceit of reason. Chinese Muslims freed from Guantanamo ten years after being found innocent. A look at how Easter Island "collapse" may be a modern myth. Where does Obamacare stand? “Add all these up and you get a number between 9 and 10 million people who now have health care coverage because of the Affordable Care Act”. Will Sloan on Al Goldstein, the anti-Hef. Don’t go there: Valerie Curtis on the evolution of disgust. Wonkblog presents the third annual Wonky awards. Shahla Sultanova on the Lord of Nakhchivan: The whims and dictates of one man reach deep into the lives of those in this isolated piece of Azerbaijan. Can game theory solve a decades-old dispute? Timothy Oleson on gaming the system in the Caspian Sea. Republican thought on mass unemployment is a restaurant with tiny portions that taste terrible. Scott Timberg on how the Village Voice and other alt-weeklies lost their voice in 2013. After Obamacare: A frenzy of hospital mergers could leave the typical American family spending 50 percent of its income on health care within ten years and blaming the Democrats — the solution requires banning price discrimination by monopolistic hospitals. . Ian Urbina on how the U.S. flouts its own advice in procuring overseas clothing. Here's how potential presidential candidates are gearing up for 2016. Did Godot show up after all? Julian Scutts wonders

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