Been a while. This blog is going to be revived -- but at a new location. I'm on TypePad now, at plainsman.typepad.com. Future posts will be found there.
"Aren't you even going to finish your rundown of the last Federalist Society convention [see infra]? That fragment's been hanging in space for the better part of a year, man!"
Nope. Lost the thread. But I'm going to this year's convention too, and I hope to do a more diligent job of coverage.