1. Claims about affirmative action.
  2. Middle class being displaced by both upper and lower.
  3. The smog of China.
  4. Djibouti, where China and the U.S. play the Great Game for the Bab al-Mandeb.
  5. Learning poetic Greek is hard.
  6. Most Americans have an unfavorable opinion of the Donald.
  7.  Women outperforming men.
  8.  Well, yes.