A roundup of news:
The 9/11 museum has finally opened, and Peggy Noonan most definitely approves. I’m planning to see it next time I’m in New York.
Now, that’s a commencement speech.
Europeans’ growing disillusionment with the EU and the euro.
Los Angeles has become “the staged auto accident capital of the U.S.” I don’t doubt it; I even know someone who’s been a victim. Just another step on our road towards becoming a third-world nation.
I wouldn’t have thought I’d agree with an article in The New York Times Sunday Book Review, but I can’t find much fault with this one by Michael Kinsley on the subject of Glenn Greenwald. My only quarrel is that I think Kingsley is much too easy on Edward Snowden, who’s no naif.
More details on just what Piketty might have gotten wrong in his data and computations.
China and Russia, happy at last.