SCOTUS habeuses the corpus
Liberals applaud the Supreme Court's decision granting Guantánamo Bay prisoners access to U.S. courts, with special praise for Justice Kennedy. Conservatives (who love Justice Scalia) wonder whether POWs will be allowed into the courts and whether the Nuremberg verdicts are now unconstitutional. Some even argue that the president's wartime superpowers allow him to ignore the top court. The big question is: What happens next? (Here's one thing: The next president gets to appoint justices to either solidify or knock away this opinion.)
Yes! Obama was born!
The Obama campaign gave Kos a copy of Obama's birth certificate (or his certification of birth, if you really want to pick nits), so we can put any birth-related rumors or speculation to rest. (Speaking of dispelling rumors, the Obama camp has created a new website aimed at knocking these things down. Whether it'll be effective remains up in the air.
Running away from the candidate, GOP edition
—Robert Schlesinger and Johannah Cornblatt