From Parameters, Michael Walzer on Responsibility and Proportionality in State and Nonstate Wars (and a response by Jonathan F. Keiler); and Andrew Bacevich reviews War of Necessity, War of Choice: A Memoir of Two Iraq Wars by Richard Haass. From LRC, where is Michael Ignatieff himself in this new version of the family album? A review of True Patriot Love: Four Generations in Search of Canada (and more and more). From The New Yorker, Jonah Lehrer on the secret of self-control; End-Times 101: Julia Ioffe on graduate studies in the apocalypse; and college try: Hendrik Hertzberg on the President’s campus tour. Health Scare: An article on swine flu and the need for public health reform. Could it be that, in the age of Obama the DC-Hollywood glitzeratti just aren’t taking themselves all that seriously? Chris Lehmann on fun, actual fun! "The Wire" creator David Simon testifies on the future of journalism. From TV bromances to political man crushes, male bisexuality has gone mainstream. A review of The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing by Mark McGurl and The Writer’s Notebook: Craft Essays From Tin House. Global warming may drown the Maldives, and the island nation’s president is considering relocating the entire population.