1. Ninja editing at the New York Times (Ctrl-F “China”)

2. The funniest Supreme Court justice

3. Syrian forces probably in control of Aleppo Thermal Power Plant

4. This is the only majority-Native American country

5. North Dakotans most satisfied with state government.

6. Dietarily significant differences between grass-fed and grain-fed cattle are slight

7. That nearly 300,000 Syrians have paid the ultimate price for Obama’s pursuit of pie-in-the-sky “legacy” achievements is shameful. Republicans should start saying so. (Note: this guy’s astute, far better than average, but, unlike me, thought the rebels would win even as late as mid-2013)

8. Trump more competitive than Cruz in general election