1. You all know that the speech scheduling flap is one of those things that absolutely, completely, Doesn't Matter without my having to tell you, right? See Stephen Stromberg.
2. The idea of term limits for SCOTUS is back, thanks to Rick Perry. Jonathan Chait and Kevin Drum weigh in on the "pro" side. I remain on the fence.
3. I'm missing being in Seattle for the political science meetings more than I expected to. Maybe I shouldn't have bailed! Oh well. If anyone hears of any bloggable good stuff there, or if you've written something you would like a bit of publicity for,