+I wouldn't call Sting a "faux-artist," but this is pretty awful.
+Craig Ferguson put on a pretty fantastic hour of television indeed.
+the benefits of flexibility?
+bridging the millennial gap?
+Douthat: "Still, after a year and change of the post-Bush G.O.P., the idea of a right-of-center party that just offers 'good speeches and interesting promises' sounds pretty appealing to me."
+tax evasion as Greek tragedy?
+your obligatory mention of something going on in Azerbaijan