News you can use all weekend
(Maddow) Rachel forgets to add, "...and thanks for all the fish."
- Apologies - Remember when Minnesotans for Marriage said letting gays marry was "Joseph Goebel’s [sic] Nazi philosophy of propaganda"? Well, they have apologized... to local Jewish leaders. (Raw Story)
- Birth Control - We welcome the world's first Bacon-flavored Condom! (and there is such a dirty joke waiting to be made on this one.) (Live Science)
- Nice, Polite, Republicans - Talk of the Nation is finally done after 21 years. Centrist-right rube Neil Conan-the-Librarian hosted it for 11 years, and is finally hanging up his mic. It will be replaced by Boston's WBUR's "Here & Now" which is alleged to be much, much, better (damn them with faint praise). (NPR)