As best anyone can tell, Brian Beutler's post-shooting surgery was a complete success and he's going to be totally fine. Fine, that is, but saddled with medical bills (and, yes, we should have better health care policy in the United States and also fewer criminals roaming the streets shooting people and getting away with it -- consider those points made) for which Spencer Ackerman has set up a BeutlerAid fund in case you're interested in supporting progressive media (who's got the goods on FISA? Brian Beutler!) and humanitarian goodness and helping out.
Matthew Yglesias is a former writer and editor at The Atlantic.