Thursday, January 27, 2011

Short Takes

Both Tunisia and Egypt are finding out what the people really think.

President Obama hit the road to sell the state of the union.

Jared Loughner had done his homework on assassinations.

It’s yet another snow day in the Northeast.

Today’s number: $1.5 trillion — That’s the CBO’s prediction for the U.S. budget deficit.

Meanwhile, the Dow broke through 12,000 briefly before settling back.