Dennis Perrin: My so-called life.
The Reaction: The chief internal watchdog, and frequent Bush critic, David M. Walker, has resigned as Comptroller General.
Danger Room: The Pentagon says it has to shoot down a malfunctioning spy satellite because of the threat of a toxic gas cloud. Space security experts are calling the rationale "comedic gold."
It is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad. -- James Madison