Just a few quick comments on this morning’s C2 Daily Grind:
[CSM via WZ] A ship jointly owned by Swedish, Greek, and Norwegian activists hoping to join a flotilla of activist vessels challenging Israel’s economic blockade of Gaza, had its propeller cut while in Athen’s [sic] harbor today. A spokesman contacted by the Monitor said that the damage was a deliberate act of sabotage.
We need to hunt down the person or persons responsible for this criminal attack … and give them cake.
[DC] Obama admin political appointee takes heat for trips home on taxpayers’ dime. Obama political appointee Ron Sims is under scrutiny for trips he made to Seattle during the first several months after his appointment.
He’s wasting money that the Obamas need for their vacations.
[HA] Media pretty excited over Bachmann’s John Wayne gaffe in Iowa… She claimed in an interview with Fox News that she shares the spirit of another famous Waterloo, Iowa, resident, John Wayne. But John Wayne never lived in Waterloo; John Wayne Gacy did
Don’t worry; I’m sure she’ll do better in the other 56 states.
[Trib] Blagojevich on guilty verdict: ‘I, frankly, am stunned’ … In its 10th day of deliberations, the 11-woman, one-man jury convicted Blagojevich of several shakedown attempts, including allegations that he brazenly tried to sell President Barack Obama’s old U.S. Senate seat in 2008.
I’m surprised, too. This is Chicago; how could the fix have not been in?
[NB] Name That Party: Blago’s Dem Affiliation Left Out of Seven AP Stories
Talk about an “unexpected development”…