January 21st, 2009

News

where do we go from here?

Trust, but verify: Dan Froomkin discusses how we should approach a post-Bush presidency. Must read.

SOME NEWS:
* "The top Bush executive orders that Obama should scrap immediately."
* And seven reasons for healthy skepticism of the new administration.
* And Marc Lynch with four suggestions on how to start things right.
* Israel completes its Gaza pullout.
* Chris Cillizza with his new feature, the cheatsheet.
* The next buzzword: 'smart power.'
* Howard Kurtz covers the pageantry of the media coverage.
* Today's BBC headline: Sex smell lures 'vampire' to doom