September 15 roundup


  • How did a August 3, 2009 post from Turkewitz make today’s roundup?

  • Plenty of items that are several weeks old (and even older, sometimes) make it into this space, especially after a vacation when the pipeline backs up even further than normal. Often the oldest roundup items are among the best, because I’d been holding them as something worth building a freestanding post around, before finally giving up for lack of time.

  • […] Tenure trouble: teacher’s union head “would protect a dead body in the classroom” [Ron Bailey, Reason on Brill "Rubber Room" article, earlier] […]