Saturday, January 31, 2009

Short Takes

Tom’s Tax Troubles — HHS Secretary nominee and former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle learns tax laws the hard way.

Steele to Run RNC — After six ballots, the GOP picks former MD Lt. Gov. Michael Steele as its first African-American chairman. Some interesting facts about him are here.

Speak Out — Florida Speaker of the House Ted Samson steps aside pending a criminal investigation.

The Rich Get Richer … and paid lower taxes.

Ah, Technology — The Google Bombs that plagued President Bush for years don’t work any more on President Obama.

Dress for Success — RuPaul’s new show may bring back the glory days of drag queens.

Speaking of costuming…