naked capitalism: Citibank is begging for more help but the public at large-excepting the Santelli's amongst us-is losing patience with financial firm bailouts in general, and favored treatment towards recidivists like Citigroup in particular.
Runnin' Scared: Studies in Crap: The history of America, as written for school kids in 1891. (h/t reader Jen S.)
TheZoo: Why doesn't the Army support the troops?
The Pump Handle: Whenever I see a Republican sponsoring a food safety bill the red flags start flying all over the place
Foreign Policy: Mexico’s hillbilly drug smugglers have morphed into a raging insurgency. Violence claimed more lives there last year alone than all the Americans killed in the war in Iraq. And there’s no end in sight.