Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Short Takes

Afghanistan — Two suicide bombers killed at least 63 people.

Occupy Moscow? — Russian police arrest protesters.

BP says that Halliburton destroyed records after the Gulf oil spill last year.

The head of the FAA has resigned after his arrest for a DUI arrest last weekend.

Rick and Dick
— “Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) approval rating is down to an astounding 26%. That’s about where Richard Nixon’s support stood when he resigned.” (HT to Steve Benen.)

Housing prices are still falling.

The Marlins are offering big bucks to sign Albert Pujols.