Christopher Buckley on Hitch.
Various writers are offering their Hitch rememberances all day; keep refreshing the site.
Nikki Haley, who backed Romney when he was a first-time candidate and she was a lonely state representative, will back him again. A little more lift this time.
I'm headed back to D.C. from Iowa; John Dickerson and I will conduct a live Facebook chat at 1 p.m., and you can join in. For homework, read Dickerson's wrap of the debate.
TODAY IN SLATE
Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS
But the next president might.
Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.
The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything
It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.
How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?
Here are the facts.
The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender
What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?