Pancake City: In the wake of an epic financial meltdown that threatens to derail the U.S. economy for years, Barack Obama announced he was ending his run for President of the United States, declaring to a stunned nation, "Man, this is bullshit." (h/t getalife)
Earl Palmer: One of the most recorded, and highly respected drummers in the history of popular American music has passed away. I had the great privilege of touring and recording extensively with this giant, and he was a good friend for over 30 years. He will be greatly missed.