I’m rushing today to finish before it’s time to leave for my volunteer day in prison. I’m current witrh replies, albeit briefly. I will returned late having missed sleep, so tomorrow I shall post an Open Thread at most.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 3:10 (average 4:27). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From MoveOn: What If Everyone Saw This Message From Robert Redford?
While Keystone XL would bring a few (very few) jobs, the environmental risk is far too great, especially since it does NOTHING for US energy security. It’s not earmarked for our use, so once it reaches the Gulf, it becomes the same as any other oil, except dirtier.
From NY Times: At House Speaker John A. Boehner’s request, Senate leaders and Representative Nancy Pelosi have been excluded from talks to avert a fiscal crisis, leaving it to Mr. Boehner and President Obama alone to find a deal, Congressional aides say.
Assuming that Agent Orange bargains in good faith, an overly generous assumption at best, I have little doubt that he will be Teabuggered, if he presents an acceptable deal to the House.
From MSNBC: Louie Gohmert (R-TX) stands alone on ‘lunatic’.
In this rare instance I have to agree with Gohmert. As long as he is in office, the word ‘lunatic’ is needed to describe him.