It’s been a very strange week. The Pope, Prince Rainier, and Saul Bellow are among the notables that shuffled off this mortal coil, and Tom DeLay found himself in more deep shit. The right wing got all worked up over another fake memo that turned out to be the real thing and caused them a bit of embarrassment — not like they’d ever own up to it, though. And tonight here in South Florida we get a partial eclipse of the sun if it will stop raining long enough for us to see it. Oh, and Blogger was having its weekly tantrum. But there are a lot of other things going on to catch the attention of the Liberal Coalition.
archy looks for suggestions for the next pope’s name. Bark Bark Woof Woof offers a short course in economics. BlogAmY has Dave’s Friday Question. bloggg is in their new digs (check the URL to see if yours is current) and offers thought on food. Chris asks some questions about Lost. Collective Sigh heaves one over the lottery in North Carolina. Corrente has their own little wrap-up of the news. NTodd notes the slow rollout of Discovery. Echidne does some dog-blogging. edwardpig writes his senator. First Draft offers Friday Funeral Blogging. The Fulcrum is back! Best wishes, Charles2. The Gamer’s Nook looks back and forward. Happy Furry Pup makes a run for the border. Jude at iddybud is pissed that Jimmy Carter got snubbed. In Search of Telford goes in search of alternative energy. The Invisible Library examines the liberal message. Kick The Leftist bids farewell to blogging. (Note: the link will stay active in the LC blogroll for a while.) Left Is Right has some fun for today. Make Me a Commentator offers a blogaround in haiku. Musing’s musings rises to my challenge from last week on the Twelve Steps for Liberals with his own version for the wingnutsery. Pen-Elayne books a Sheroes Bloggers meeting. Rook’s Rant is on ecology and makes his point short and sweet. rubber hose contemplates the VAT. Scrutiny Hooligans on the decline and fall of an empire. Sooner Thought has Gen. Wesley Clark’s testimony before Congress. Speedkill on the resurrected Pope…in comic form. Steve Gilliard on blogging for dollars. T. Rex has today’s Action Alerts. Trish Wilson on the definition of legal chutzpah. Wanda on future shock. WTF Is It Now congratulates the Daily Show on its second Peabody. The Yellow Doggerel Democrat is on the trail of the Cornyn stupidity.
That’s it for now. Have a good weekend.