My current favorite by Rob Horning on the resurgence of America:The Tropic of Sir Galahad
Now what's especially interesting about this is that when I left the computer standing idle, to go brew a cup of joe, I returned to find this following article had popped up by itself. This is an article I've never seen before, so I'll link it here with the adviso it seems some mighty strange people are at work. As to how it might really have shown up on my screen, hell, I don't even worry about such things any more.
Michael Bérubé: Pop Lyrics Written by Space Aliens