* Austerity is being quietly pushed down to the state level without anyone really discussing the impact.
* Yes, the Democrats have shifted to the right as well.
* Gallery: one month in Afghanistan.
* Republicans want fiscal conservatism unless it's something they want, like tax cuts for the rich.
* Dana Milbank on Congress literally not working.
* Oh man. Saying Obama is too cool isn't what I'd consider a smart campaign tactic.
* Facebook has an advertising problem.
* And there was that time that Steve Jobs wanted to dress up as Willy Wonka.