* Obama starts cleaning up
, including starting the process of closing Guantanamo
. Cillizza has some notes on the symbolism
* Economic crisis threatens rural schools
. Also, Medicaid
payments impact shrinking state budgets.
* Muammar Qaddafi has a solution for the Israeli-Palestinian
* David Frum on how to rebuild the Republican party
* On the war to eliminate polio
* "Two Japanese companies have unveiled a security robot that can be commanded from a mobile phone to hurl a net
that traps suspected intruders."