1. Planned Parenthood promotes the spread of poz (literally).

2. Scott Sumner on the one shock to rule them all (really; just read this one for the comments. Specifically, mine.).

3. This is Afghanistan. The biggest problem in constructing a state in Afghanistan is the mindset of its general public.

4. Executive director of Human Rights Watch supports militant Islamist terrorism. But we already knew that.

5. Only the vote for the Far Right responds to increasing trade integration, in exactly the ways you’d expect.

6. World map of Putin derangement syndrome.

7. The Hungarian death.

8. Budget 2016 ($).