Since the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan seems likely to be one of the day’s top stories, here’s a useful sourced list from Media Matters debunking some of the favorite myths about Kagan propagated by her enemies. Beginning with her supposed ban of military recruiters from Harvard.

While you’re at Media Matters, you might take a look at its B.S. detector on the phony Fox line — repeated by commenters here — that the federal Jones Act has prevented foreign flagged vessels from particapting in the Gulf cleanup. It hasn’t and they are participating.