A few things on-line that caught my attention this week:
New York Times 10 best books of the year.
A new history gossip blog–Nothing Recedes Like Success
Should Bishop Fulton Sheen be a saint?
Matt Bowman: faith, the past, and the historical profession.
In North Carolina you must believe in God to hold office.
Twittering the battle of Gettysburg.
Stanley Fish likes Sarah Palin’s autobiography.
The end of Kirkus Reviews.
New York Times: The year in ideas.
George Washington letter sells for $3.2 million.\
An interview with Gary Kornblith on his new book on slavery in the early republic.
Graduate students finds new Jefferson letter in Delaware.
The return of Richard Hofstadter’s “paranoid style.”