Thursday, April 23, 2009

Short Takes

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes it to wingnuts Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) and Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN) on the Hill.

Dick Cheney won’t STFU.

CFO of Freddie Mac commits suicide. (PS: Fox News nutsery thinks there are “alternative explanations.”)

FDA relaxes rules
on morning-after pill for 17-year-olds.

“Where Were You?”
— “Former Brig. Gen. Janis Karpinski expresses her frustration to Keith Olbermann over Bush apologists who are defending “hard interrogation techniques” now but were silent about accountability for torture at Abu Ghraib.”

Betting on the Tribe — Florida Gov. Charlie Crist offers a deal to the Seminoles.

Yeah, Right — A group called the “Ohio Militia” wants to have a Million Armed Militia Members March on Washington. “The organizers hasten to point out that this will be a ‘peaceful demonstration. No shooting, no one gets hurt. Just a demonstration. The only difference from any typical demonstration is we will all be armed.'”

Hot Enough For You? — 2010 South Florida Firefighters Calendar competition. Just because.

Tigers beat Anaheim
12-10.