Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Short Takes

Today’s number: $2.6 billion — The Pentagon cannot account for how it spent that much of the oil proceeds money from Iraq.

Exiled to Siberia — BP’s CEO Tony Hayward is out on October 1 and is sent to the Russian front.

Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) faces some really serious ethics charges.

What a team — Jeb Bush attended a Rand Paul fund-raiser.

Congress commemorated the 20th anniversary of ADA by having Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI), a quadriplegic, preside over the House.

“Remember the Revolution without me”
— Neither Raul or Fidel spoke at the rally on Revolution Day in Cuba.

The Tigers lose in a no-hitter in Tampa.