Dispatch December 2009

Blogger vs. Blogger

They fight over Obama. They fight over Israel. They still fight over Bush. They really fight over food. No, it’s not your extended family mucking it up over Christmas dinner. It’s the Atlantic bloggers, who form their own diverse and makeshift kinship. They’re not all ideological siblings, but that only makes the conversations more interesting. Here is a look back at some of the most significant shouting matches between Atlantic Voices in 2009.

—Derek Thompson
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