Americans want to cut spending, but not entitlements, which suggests that Americans don't know how the government spends money.
Fox News (temporarily?) stops using Karl Rove and Dick Morris as constant-rotation pundits, which seems like an unusually high level of accountability.
Byron York tells Republicans to "win" by giving up on the top tax rate.
Ken Vogel offers more details on the FreedomWorks-Armey split.
PolitiFact announces its "Lie of the Year" nominees, which include some things that were not lies/were not misquoted.
TODAY IN SLATE
Ben Bradlee Dead at 93
The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.
The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.