Thursday, September 10, 2009

Short Takes

Let the spin beginReaction to last night’s healthcare speech by the president begins to roll in.

Heckler — Dana Milbank looks at the rudeness of the GOP at last night’s speech.

We can work it out; banks are helping credit card holders get out of debt.

Tough bet — states with gambling are seeing a drop-off in revenue.

The Supreme Court heard arguments in the “Hillary: The Movie” case.

Last regrets — Mel Martinez exits the Senate.

Uruguay allows gay adoption, a first for a Latin American country… and ahead of Florida.

Miami-Dade County Public Schools passes a balanced budget.

R.I.P. Army Archerd, the original Hollywood reporter.

Sweet but short — Melanie Oudin’s surprising run at the U.S. Open ends in straight sets.

The Tigers drop another one to KC.