Friday, July 24, 2009

Short Takes

Not in August — As the White House negotiates, the health care bill moves back.

The world likes him — Obama’s popularity overseas helps our image.

Organ recital — 44 people in New Jersey are arrested in a corruption scandal that involved the sale of body parts.

“Neener, Neener” — That’s pretty much the response by North Korea to Hillary Clinton’s comments on the hermit regime.

Brainless — A neurosurgeon and lobbyist here in Florida circulates racist photos and jokes about the president over health care.

Even Microsoft is facing tough times in the recession.

Another week, another family-values Republican caught screwing around.

Perfect Game — White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle does it against Tampa Bay.

Tigers lose to Seattle and fall into a tie in the division.