Reason Morning Links: Violence in Mideast Protests, House Budget Cuts, Machine Beats Man Radley Balko | 2.17.2011 8:35 AM Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on RedditShare by emailPrint friendly versionCopy page URLMedia Contact & Reprint Requests Violent crackdowns on the protests in Bahrain, Libya. House GOP proposes "hundreds" of budget cuts. "Watson" computer beats human Jeopardy! champs. Bipartisan Senate group to tackle budget deficit. Class action suit alleges the Pentagon ignores reports of sexual assault.