Gallup on McCain jumping ahead on the polls.
WSJ on the government takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
WSJ's viewer's guide to McCain and Obama.
WSJ: ECB chairman Trichet comments on the Fan-Fred bailout.
The Economist on how French president Sarkozy is trying to solve the Russian imbroglio.
McArdle on the brains of Democrats and Republicans.
McArdle on McCain's big damn bump.
Beihoffer on how you need to surround yourself with the best in the way to victory.
Becker on how competitive markets are the best cure for discrimination against minorities.
Posner ponders on the same subject and considers the role of legal mandates.