As I wrote in a piece for Salon on Salam's essay, it's just demonstrably, historically untrue that neocons are less likely to engage in "amoral realpolitik." The Bush administration was incredibly tight with the Saudi government, which is a repressive, theocratic regime. Neocons are forever excusing bad actors who suit… » 4/09/14 2:05pm 4/09/14 2:05pm

I read the original draft of the Ferris Bueller's Day Off script, which is floating around the internet, and it's kind of a nightmare. Ferris is a total asshole, Cameron isn't lovably sad but just a total drip, and there's a heavy-handed anti-abortion message in it too. » 4/08/14 12:29pm 4/08/14 12:29pm