Saturday, August 30, 2008

Short Takes

Quote of the Day: David Frum at the National Review on John McCain picking Sarah Palin as his running mate.

The longer I think about it, the less well this selection sits with me. And I increasingly doubt that it will prove good politics. The Palin choice looks cynical. The wires are showing.

Tennis Anyone? The U.S. Open gets underway and Rafael Nadal brings his bulging biceps to the court.

Cuban Punk Rocker Beats the Rap: Gorki Aguila’s anti-Castro lyrics got him busted, but he gets off with a $28 fine.

Where Fair is Foul: instant Replay in baseball.

Saturday Morning Cartoon

The Jetsons