Halfway through the month:
- It's Blog Action Day.
- Are you better off being religious?
- It looks like marriage is becoming irrelevant.
- Here's what my mom learned by volunteering at the Oktoberfest 5k.
- Kate is none too happy with Home Depot's new foray.
- The Freakonomics guys wonder about Dane Cook. The comments are the funniest part.
- Thomas Freidman writes why Al Gore will be remembered more that George Bush.