Friday, January 23, 2009

Short Takes

The Next Senator from New York is Rep. Kirtsten Gillibrand.

Nine Down, Six to Go: The Senate confirms more of the Obama cabinet.

Still Waiting: The Minnesota Senate seat battle is still in the courts.

The Executive Orders: Hilzoy looks at what the president hath wrought.

Special Envoys: Secretary of State Clinton appoints Richard Holbrooke and George Mitchell to international hot spots.

Conflicker infects millions of computers.

Playing Along — the musicians at the inaugural were accompanied by themselves.

Back to Normal: Temperatures in South Florida should be back to their usual winter warmth — the 70’s — by the end of the day.