i want to admit right now that in college i once wrote a chemistry paper about why students should smoke pot instead of drinking beer.
...before revealing that, yes, it's just part of his SCOTUS nomination game plan:
it was a theoretical argument about the chemistry of marijuana v alcohol. Just in case it comes up in my confirmation hearing in 2035.
Brian Beutler comments on Supreme Court voting dynamics (with a retro video game allusion):
All your Anthony Kennedy are belong to Kagan
The enigmatic pourmecoffee weighs in on the electoral troubles facing Arlen Specter in light of Kagan's nomination:
Not many options left for Arlen Specter. Emo is his best bet. Emo Arlen.
David Waldman knows exactly what BP can do to avoid future problems:
RT @kate_sheppard: McKay: "I will acknowledge we've had issues, and have to make some changes at company." || Idea: contain oil in barrels
Joseph Weisenthal wishes upon a star...
People in my office are debating proportional representation vs. first past the post. Please, UK election, be over.
...delrayser is only too happy to answer the call.
brb becoming prime minister
Forget the oil spill and Supreme Court fight; Michelle Malkin knows which issue is really at the center of the national conversation:
Dear Big Mommy Obama: I'll give you my Tastycakes when you pry them from my cold, dead hands. http://is.gd/c4obb
And finally, Taegan Goddard captures the spirit of incumbency with a quote from the recently defeated Bob Bennett:
Bennett: "It's a little like going to your own funeral while you're still alive." http://pwire.at/ciUgQh