Sunday, January 10, 2010

Short Takes

It’s cold here. Some of us adapt, some don’t, and it may even have an up side: it could kill off some invasive creatures.

Oops — Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) is quoted in a book as referring to candidate Barack Obama as “light-skinned.” He has since apologized.

There was a 6.5 earthquake off-shore of northern California.

China passes Germany as the biggest exporter in the world.

Hawai’i can’t afford to hold a Congressional election.

Florida Republicans try for unity.