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I actually have a complete WWII run of Fortune magazine...now I want to go back through them to look for his maps!

2 months ago on Conversation @ http://www.newrepublic.com/article/117835/richard-edes-harrison-reinvented-mapmaking-world-war-2-americans

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Oddly enough I was just getting ready to do some research on longhorns for a book about Arizona, which ended up being filled with Texas Longhorns (and others from the same original Mexican stock). Thanks!

12 months ago on Decoding the genetic history of the Texas longhorn

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If they do this, they'll need to be ready with a response if the federal government threatens to pull a lot or all of the state's federal money too. Alabama's gotten billions of dollars since 2009 from the Recovery Act alone--if they're going to take a swing at this they'd better realize they're up against a mean pitcher.

1 year, 8 months ago on Alabama Governor to Block State Health Exchange?

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This is likely to come back to bite us if a U.S. citizen ever needs to claim diplomatic asylum in an unfriendly country.

1 year, 11 months ago on State Department: The U.S. does not recognize the concept of ‘diplomatic asylum’ | The Cable

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 @KenBjornbak Well, yeah--and George W. Bush argued in favor of exactly this power in the Padilla case. I'm still opposed to it either way, and I'm proud of my home state; I just hope the Republicans still are opposed to this when a Republican is president again.

2 years, 3 months ago on New Law: Virginia will not cooperate with NDAA detention

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