Monday, December 14, 2009

Short Takes

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) says he won’t vote for the healthcare bill as it stands now.

The Senate passed the spending bill on Sunday.

President Obama told 60 Minutes that the Afghan surge must show results before he’ll begin withdrawing troops.

Ouch: Someone threw a statuette at Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, hitting him and breaking his nose.

Citigroup is nearing a deal to end its TARP funding.

More time in school is the key to success according to the people who know.

Blog wars: Cuba takes on the blogosphere with its own blog. (Will they show pictures of Fidel’s cat?)

Talk about a new jobs market: Nevada clears the way for brothels to hire male prostitutes.