There's a feeling of freedom in the air, but it will dissipate as soon as I start working on my bar application in earnest.
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Israeli and Iranian relief workers join together in Japan. Unfortunately, as Harry's Place notes it is likely that one of the two countries will force out a denial that any cooperation occurred at all (remember this?).
I really like the cartoon at the bottom of this post.
Ahmadinejad predicts that the Arab revolutions will destroy Israel. Of course, he seems to say everything from the sun setting to the birds chirping will have that effect, so forgive my skepticism of his savvy geopolitical analysis.
Dahlia Lithwick describes Connick v. Thompson as "one of the meanest Supreme Court decisions ever."
More minimalism from the Roberts Court! (see my older post on the subject).