Overhaul — President-elect Obama wants to try his hand at revamping Social Security and Medicare. Good luck with that.
Another Country Heard From — Rockets from Lebanon hit Israel.
Sticking with Hardball — Chris Matthews won’t run for the Senate.
No Purple Heart for PTSD — The Pentagon rules out awarding the medal for those injured or killed because it isn’t a physical wound. Somehow that doesn’t seem right.
No Room — The White House booked Blair House with the Australian PM to keep the Obamas out.
Wreckage — Salon consults experts on the damage done to the country by the Bush administration.
B-Minus — Florida ranks #10 in the quality of public education. So there’s no reason to spend any more money on it, according to the state legislature…
No Juice — Florida pulls in the welcome mat to save money.
Hard Times — The porn industry seeks a federal bailout. (Go on, hit me with your best puns; Oddjob, Minstrel Hussain Boy, and the rest have already had their turn.)
Dense Fog Advisory — Miami is under a dense fog advisory this morning. I know the feeling…