A few of today’s takeaways from theamericanconservative.com:

Sheldon Richman breaks down the vicious circle of financial intervention.

Is good old Southern Hospitality still intact?

On its tenth anniversary, Kelley Vlahos addresses the Department of Homeland Security’s unsound future.

One way to fix the Norquist pledge.

Serious question: Is there any real conservative support for increased protection of copyrights, stronger enforcement and regulation, and stiffer penalties?

Alan Jacobs on fiction’s unmistakable golden years.