— Extraordinary letter by Rashard Mendenhall, who is retiring from professional football at age 26.
— Jeffrey Lacker, the Richmond Fed chief, saying the move to let Lehman Brothers fail has enhanced the Fed’s credibility, Sept. 16, 2008—the same day they began the rescue of AIG.
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— I missed this line from Obama’s Mandela eulogy.
— Michael Ignatieff, still trying.
— It goes a lot deeper than just Pax Dickinson. From Why Pax Dickinson Matters by Nitasha Tiku.
— I’ve followed Arsenal for years and this summer has been a mystery to me, but this—this—sounds like Arsène Wenger.
Update: Fuller quote here.