Matt Ridley on the shale-gas revolution . (HT Mark Perry)
Also from Mark Perry (as well as from Arnold Kling) is this pointer to Peter Diamandis’s case for optimism .
George Will quite properly – and quite eloquently – defends Citizens United .
Steve Landsburg quite properly – and quite eloquently – defends Rush Limbaugh .
Heather Mac Donald asks, with appropriate incredulity, “too poor to marry? ”
James Q. Wilson has died  – a genuinely significant loss. Here are some remarks , from an event this past January at AEI, on (and by) Wilson.