Time for me to go (attempt) to hook up the new HD-ready DVD player I bought earlier today. What’s up in your world?
The AP reports: WASHINGTON — Americans who refuse to buy affordable medical coverage could be hit with fines of more than $1,000 under a health care overhaul bill unveiled Thursday by key Senate Democrats looking to fulfill President Obama’s top domestic priority. The Congressional Budget Office estimated the fines will raise around $36 billion over [...]
China babies ‘sold for adoption’
Judge tentatively dismisses case in MySpace hoax that led to teen’s suicide
Desperately Seeking Silver Linings
Barney Frank: Let’s spend TARP profits before taxpayers can get them
The “lovestruck” Governor Mark Sanford, in the midst of embarassing himself even further – as if that were humanly possible after his affair confession a couple of weeks ago, is resisting calls from GOP bigwigs in his state to resign. Do you think he should? Please explain why or why not.
North Korea raises tension with missile launch
Nation’s Unemployment Rate Climbs to 26-Year High at 9.5 Percent