Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Virtue mongering among academics

Should you tell a search committee that you are from the area?

How did Meriwether Lewis die?

David Swartz reviews Darren Dochuk, Anointed With Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America

Eugene McCarraher talks about his new book The Enchantments of Mammon

Jill Lepore watches the impeaching hearings

Harvard Law professor Noah Feldman’s extended testimony on Trump and impeachment

I got the “$20 Replacement Badge

The death of Dorothy Bradford

The relevance of Bonhoeffer

Rethinking the Junior year

Christmas movies

The conservative case for Bernie Sanders

The history of racism in Virginia

Two old national roads

Healing social and political wounds