Afternoon Links: October 12, 2010

1. The Good Men Project chooses “The Top Ten Good Men Politicians.”

2. Stephen Colbert takes on the raw milk debate.

3. Do pregnant women really need to abstain completely from alcohol? Slate investigates.

4. The Daily Beast reports that the states with the strongest Tea Party following are also the states that spend the most federal dollars per capita.

5. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says his new installation–a carpet of painted sunflower seeds in Turbine Hall–is a kind of homage to Twitter.