Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Popular historians rely on scholarly historians

Obituaries of Republicans who opposed Nixon’s impeachment

John McWhorter on the 1619 Project

Paula White explains the “satanic pregnancies” comment

The meaning of the phrase “knock on wood

Oxford’s first generation of women graduates

Jill Lepore on the threat to democracy in the 1930s

The evangelical book business

Should you read or reread?

More problems at Willow Creek

Cornel West on Howard Zinn

The Trump defense team peddled at least four myths about Andrew Johnson

What did Gouverneur Morris really believe about impeachment

Pro-life Democrats and here

Brokered conventions

Young Christian socialists