The dead-enders who supported Hillary Clinton for president in 2008 make a predictably splashy and hopeless gesture with a pro-Hillary ad running in a few small markets. CNN talks to the funder, who offers the immortal quote: "'Im a dentist and I don't think this country is headed in the right direction."
Seriously, though: Essay on my desk in the morning about how the first black president will lose a Democratic primary to someone in his administration. One thousand words or less.
TODAY IN SLATE
More Than Scottish Pride
What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture
Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?
The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.