* Yes, this most recent Congress does have accomplishments worth noting.
* Nice. Fact-checkers PolitiFact.com looks at 'cookie-cutter' political ads across the country, containing the same lines and the same lies.
* Special election-edition fact-checking of claims about the health care law.
* A textbook used in Virginia schools says that 'thousands of African Americans fought for the South during the Civil War - a claim rejected by most historians.' More here.
* Dana Milbank on the Tea Partyists, the Chamber of Commerce, and false populism.
* Today's unsurprising news: science and organized religion aren't friends.
* What did dinosaur meat taste like?
* A retrospective on the film career of David Bowie.
* "What do today's scary movies reveal about American fears?"