Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Short Takes

The public option is still on the table.

Both Sides Now
— The Obama administration calls for the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act at the same time they support it in court.

President Obama defends the war policy in Afghanistan.

There was a suicide bombing in Russia; 20 were killed.

The Numbers Game — Over 138 million credit card numbers were stolen by a hacker.

The mayor of Anchorage vetoed the city’s gay rights ordinance.

Hurricane Bill stays away from Florida.

The Tigers had the night off and get ready for three games with Seattle.