1. Worries about the great sellout

2. Andrew Sullivan actually writes a good article, for once. Read the comments; they’re gold.

3. Raimondo on the great sellout

4. France is cooked

5. The decline and fall of rebel aspirations in Ghouta

6. Maduro: Venezuela’s worst president?

7. LIFE Magazine’s The Case for Warren (for non-American readers, Governor Earl Warren of California would be later confirmed as Supreme Court Justice by Eisenhower in 1952 and become perhaps the most radical dictator America has ever seen in its history)

8. The carbon tax question