Reason Morning Links: A Question of Evil, Debt Denouement, Jim DeMint Can't Wait to Go Home


  • The White House is shocked that Speaker John Boehner withdrew his debt ceiling bill last night. (Shocked, and pleased.)
  • Jon Huntsman attacks fellow Mormon Mitt Romney for staying mum on debt debate.  
  • David Warren wonders if Anders Breivik is "evil."
  • The man who pied Rupert Murdoch in the British Parliament has been convicted of assault. 
  • Sen. Jim DeMint reiterates his promise not to run for Congress again. 
  • Texas Governor Rick Perry is not worried about defaulting. 
  • The Ivy League attempts to reduce the amount of tackling in football. 

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