Today, TK Learned:

. . . that it has been an unusually mild winter in Washington D.C.
  • R.I.P. Gordon Hirabayashi, 1918-2012. America owes a debt to him.  [Angry Asian Man]
  • What's wrong with worrying too much about national debt? "[F]amilies have to pay back their debt. Governments don’t — all they need to do is ensure that debt grows more slowly than their tax base." [New York Times]
  • Only one employee is mowing the entire U.C. Berkeley campus, and some professors don't have telephones.  [Washington Post]
  • More schooling leads to higher IQ.  [Marginal Revolution]
  • Ban Ki-Moon's humor is of a painful kind.  [Foreign Policy]
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