I’m running behind, as usual. Maybe it’s the heat – it’s so oppressive. It’s hard to think, hard to process the assault of bad news.
At every turn, our system of checks and balances is being eroded. Via Instapundit (because no way the mainstream media would report something as important as this!), the Electorial College is in danger of being eliminated by legislation promoted by a California-based group, National Popular Vote. The better to steal elections with, my dear.
Now, in the middle of a difficult war, is a great time to fire a General. The ego is more important than the mission.
The well, that well, that looms so large in the American psyche, is just a pine needle on the green of Obama’s plan of world dominion. But oil well experts believe the well disaster is approaching Kobiyashi Maru proportions: the well may be compromised “down hole” (read the whole thing). Bad. Very bad. Very, very bad. Pray they are able to contain this monster.
Enough! Enough! I need bright spots! Bright spots, I tell you, in this muck!
The Anchoress passes along the smell of chocolate chip cookies.
Jill has suggestions for the cable company.
Lance grouses on the mother tongue.
Professor William spotted a funny bumper sticker.