Paula Zahn is doing a segment on child care. Yahoo News puts it toward the bottom of its daily stories. The Senator's own website doesn't even announce it. Dick Gephardt was supposed to have set a new standard in "quiet" presidential candidacy announcements, but Vinegar Joe seems to be outdoing the rest of the pack in this particular stoneface contest. You'd think our national scold might get some attention as the most Republican Democrat. Then again, maybe former "Silver Sewer Award" recipients Edgar Bronfman, Les Moonves, and Rupert Murdoch have entered into a conspiracy of silence. (I'm disappointed that Bill and Joe apparently haven't awarded a Silver Sewer since 1999. Has our culture stopped degenerating?)
"She's a favorite of the Russians and they have a bunch of sites and bots and other ways of supporting her so far."
The company says it will sell only tobacco, mint, and menthol pods unless and until the FDA officially approves other varieties.
Chicago Teachers Go on Strike to Demand Higher Pay, Smaller Class Sizes, New Schools, More Staff, and Affordable Housing
More than 300,000 students in Chicago were out of school on Friday as the teachers strike continued.