this & that
- "'Somalia for Yemen is becoming like what Pakistan is for Afghanistan.'"
- Shelby Grossman updates us on a new book on the Special Court for Sierra Leone.
- I dispute the claim that this is "the most miserable bus in the world," on the grounds that the author had a seat and, apparently, no digestive disorders. That said, it's a funny read, especially for those of us who've been there.
- A wonderful essay on the problem with profiling persons from "countries of interest."
- Check out Glenna's photos of Liberia's amputee football club.
- "The cardinal sin of Yemen-writing."
- Sarah Palin: destroying rational thought capacity, one kid at a time.
- Ted Olson on "The Conservative Case for Gay Marriage."
- Here's a fun new photo blog.