A few things that caught my eye this week:
A moving story of good will during the Great Depression.
Any Sesame Street buffs? A new journalistic history.
FDR vs. Reagan
E.J. Dionne on the Jesus of Christmas
New York Times/BloggingHeadTV debate over Obama’s choice of Rick Warren to pray at the inaugural.
Should Obama appoint a “Secretary of Culture” to his cabinet? William Ferris thinks so.
Samuel Huntington, R.I.P.
The loss of maritime life for the Chesapeake Bay watermen.
A new history of the Great Books.