To kick off the year, here are a few things I might have blogged about over the last week or so, had I maintained the impressive Christmas-season pace achieved by many of my peers (or any pace at all, really).
The New York Times ponders the decline of moviegoing.
Ta-Nehisi Coates ponders racial politics and Roland Burris.
Jim Webb ponders prison reform - and good for him, provisionally, even though Virginia Republicans will give him hell for it.
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