Cool story in the WaPost today about a man who rode an elevator with Candidate Obama in 2008 and gave him something: Earl Smith is the man behind a military patch that President Obama prizes.
Leon H. Wolf unloads on Meghan McCain's Dirty, Sexy Politics.
Is this the most negative book review ever? Must be close.
Incidentally, I heard Ms. McCain play “not my job” on Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me — and she sounded, well, dumb. It just underlined how much the guys from ZZ Top, a week or two earlier, seemed grounded and cool.
“Breaking News 4:05 PM ET: Norm Coleman Concedes to Al Franken in Senate Race” — NYT.
If you haven’t finished your grading yet (nya-nya), you can while away the hours with this webcam that the Washington Post has pointed at the site of the inauguration.