Monday, December 7, 2009

Short Takes

Sunday on the Hill: President Obama went to the Capitol to push the Democrats on the healthcare bill.

Massachusetts
holds the primary for the election to fill Ted Kennedy’s seat tomorrow.

The U.S. forecasts smaller losses from the bank bailouts than previously thought. That’s good.

Teachable moments: The Secret Service lists breaches that go back long before last month’s crashers.

Left behind: it’s easier to leave all our stuff in Iraq than ship it home.

In a change of tune, Brazil may recognize the results of the Honduran election.

Did you hear the one about the erotic art dealer and the Torah?

Not exactly the way to lose weight: Tainted Slim Fast is being recalled after causing vomiting and diarrhea.