* Fact-checking the State of the Union speech.
* Glenn Greenwald tears up Alito's conduct and points out what it says about the Supreme Court. (Bonus: BAGnewsNotes.)
* Today's awesome headline: "Republicans Strain to Ride Tea Party Tiger."
* America's quiet spaces are increasingly endangered.
* Global warming and the methane threat.
* Uh oh. Is the end in sight for the Spirit rover on Mars?
* What's the gayest city in America?
* Huh. The crazy leather jackets of the ANC.
* Artists are finding new ways to make money from their music.