Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Abandoned in Ohio

The most visited places of the National Park System.

Uncle Tom’s Cabin: The First Great American Novel

Beliefs and writing history

“I want to do what you do” 

Jonathan Walton

March Madness American religious history bracket.  (Maybe I will make the NIT).

Ta-Nehisi Coates on Dr. Benjamin Carson

Jordan Michael Smith reviews Eran Shalev, American Zion: The Old Testament as a Political Text from the Revolution to the Civil War

Jonathan Den Hartog visits Williamsburg 

Blogging oral history 

Kate Bowler on megachurch websites

Amitai Etzioni on Hispanics and race in America


Robert T. Miller vs. Patrick Deneen and Alasdair MacIntyre on liberalism.

Martin Scorcese’s Jefferson Lecture

Hope springs eternal for a Mets fan