Archive for December, 2010

Your own wikileak cable

December 20, 2010
Your own wikileak cable

Diplomacy. I played a good deal of this game between the ages of 17 (when I discovered it) and 24 (when I ceased to have enough friends who could clear out 10-15 consecutive hours to get together for a game). But make no mistake: this is the greatest board game of all time, and...
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Music question. And you might not want to know the answer.

December 10, 2010

Question: What do the following songs all have in common? Aerosmith, Dude (Looks Like a Lady); Clay Aiken, Run to Me; Michael Bolton, How Can We Be Lovers?; Bon Jovi, Livin’ on a Prayer; Cher, We All Sleep Alone; Alice Cooper, Poison;  Hanson, Weird; Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, I hate myself for loving...
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Research Note: 2011 House and Senate Calendars

December 8, 2010
Research Note: 2011 House and Senate Calendars

After the jump. For the House, votes expected on days highlighted in brown; No votes expected on days highlighted in white. The Senate calendar has recess days in red.
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