Friday, September 4, 2009

Short Takes

The wildfire in Los Angeles was arson.

Afghanistan is reminding us of the early days of Vietnam.

A trigger option for the public option?

Remember when it was considered treasonous by the Republicans to criticize the president?

Bite me — the healthcare debate has gone from raucous to bizarre.

Tropical Update: Ericka fizzles to a tropical depression.

Whistling Dixie — the Homestead, Florida, Veterans Day parade will include a group carrying a Confederate flag.

Sen. Larry Craig’s arrest in the Minneapolis airport biffy becomes the stuff upon which plays are written.

It’s been a while since the Tigers swept a series, but that’s what they did against the Indians last night.