The Daily Grind
7:00 AM, Dec 11, 2009 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
Angelina Jolie skeptical of Obama's engagement on Darfur: "There will be pressure on the United States and its partners to bring stability to Sudan, even at the expense of criminal accountability. Regardless of the rationale, the end would be the same: victims left without justice while perpetrators walk away."
Heart-ache: Only 50 percent of voters prefer Obama to Bush.
Videos: The week in Iran student protests.
Classic Obama administration move: Lift debt ceiling by $1.8 trillion, and form a deficit reduction task force.
Good news: Senate has moved from one piece of giant, expensive legislation no one's read to...another piece of giant, expensive legislation no one's read.