America is mired in three wars. The past decade was the hottest on record. Unemployment remains stuck near 9 percent, and there’s a small, albeit real, possibility that the U.S. government will default on its debt. So what’s dominating the news? A reality-television star who can’t persuade anyone that his hair is real is alleging that the president of the United States was born in Kenya. MORE...Howie P.S.: H/t to Ari Melber. (Last week and next week as well, most likely.)
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Ari Melber: "The definitive piece for this week."
Ezra Klein (WaPo):