Quick and dirty...yet still good.
"The No Free Lunch Theorem and Resilience
" at Opposed System Design
"Civil War in Iraq
" by Bruce Kesler
at The Democracy Project
"What Extremists Are Saying
" at CENTCOM.mil
has a synopsis of the latest al Qaida tape by Dr. Ayman al-Zawahiri
. CENTCOM does not do archived posts in this section so what you get when you click on the link will reflect what CENTCOM has up on the day you click it.
"The Best Machine Wins
" by the semi-ubiquitous praktike
"Global Swarm: Explaining GWOT through Thomas Barnett, Huntington, Global Guerillas
" by Strategy Unit