Blog Review 648


As below, the statue was unveiled today and here's a report of the debate that preceded that last night. And another report from the unveiling.

A slightly odd (but possibly valid in a way) theory that our loss of civil liberties is all to do with gun control.

An alternative (although not mutually exclusive) explanation: that it's badly drafted legislation rushed through in a panic that is to blame.

No, it's not very good but the real question is, is it art?

Reasons not to join the Pigou Club.

People not buying SUVs isn't a problem: it's the market helping to solve the problem.

And finally, imagining Gordon Brown in alternative occupations.