The Best Writing on the Web, 3/29/2018


What we're reading and discussing today: A Trump Insurgency in Orange County: Orange County is trying to make itself exempt from California's sanctuary city law. It's a Trump uprising in anti-Trump country: Elish Brown, The Daily Beast.

Opening Day Is Here!: Take George Will's quiz in The Washington Post.

Don't Even Talking About Repealing the Second Amendment: Says Lawrence Tribe in The Washington Post.

Why Was Roseanne So Popular?: There are a lot of potential reasons. Daniel Fienberg gives the right and wrong explanations in The Hollywood Reporter.

Boyds Is the Last Man Standing: How the Philadelphia retailer has stood the test of time: Steven Kurutz, The New York Times.