1. Tulane gets a sizable grant to study hydrokinetic energy on the Mississippi.
2. When Ben says it's time to get serious on the deficits, it's probably been time to get serious for some time.
3. I disagree with Geoffrey Stone's take on the constitution and judging in a number of ways.
4. China flexes its navy regionally a bit more than usual.
5. Yes, I'll take an EVIL camera.