Elsewhere: I looked at ABC's new comedy Back in the Game at TheTelevixen.com.
Need a good summary of the Ted Cruz nonsense? Read Dave Weigel.
The uproar in the book world yesterday: This dude doesn't think books by women are worth teaching in his courses.
Maureen Johnson responds: It is entirely possible to be a good writer and an asshole.
Gilmour digs himself deeper: "I’m the only guy in North America who teaches Truman Capote." Um.
Can a Gay, Catholic Leftist Actually Squelch Corruption in Sicily?
Kelly Clarkson is not being allowed to keep the Jane Austen ring she bought after all.
A fascinating story about crime and cage fighting: Tomato Can Blues
How Edith Windsor fell in love, got married, and won a landmark case for gay marriage.