Here's are some unrelated but interesting items for a lazy summer evening.
* Pierre Lemieux has an excellent column looking at cultural subsidies. Key quote: “Cultural subsidies are not much different than if each subsidized artist was given a revolver and told to collect the money himself.”
* Grassroots opposition to the Liberal Carbon Tax is growing as evidenced by this cool new site.
* Read the sad tale of Babe Dahlgren, a Major Leaguer from the 1930s and 40s whose career was ruined due to rumours that the used a non-performance-enhancing drug.