I just want to add that Mac McClelland is the Mother Jones reporter who did such amazing work on the Gulf oil spill, and she’s doing the same outstanding job with the Burmese rebels. Should be worth a listen!

8 pm eastern | 5 pm pacific |Virtually Speaking A-Z: This week in liberalism. | Stuart Zechman and Jay Ackroyd“Cognitive Dissonance and modern liberalism” . Follow @bobblespeak @Stuart_Zechman @JayAckroyd Listen live on BTR. Beginning midnight Friday, listen here.

9 pm eastern | 6 pm pacific |Virtually Speaking with Jay Ackroyd |Jay talks with Mac McClelland about For Us Surrender Is Out of the Question an “intimate account of McClelland’s time among Burmese rebels.” Follow @MacMcClelland Listen live and later on BTR.