Decreasing defense no solution for debt disaster - Claude Berube, The Foundry 
Hezbollah defends Helen Thomas - Sam Stein, Huffington Post 
Dems want mystery candidate out of race - FrumForum 
Obama pretty excited about weak Iran sanctions - Allahpundit, Hot Air 
Ahmadinejad sneezes on sanctions - Daniel Foster, The Corner 
Mike Pence on flotilla - Jennifer Rubin, contentions 
Media make selling soccer a goal - Matthew Philbin, NewsBusters 
S.C. Dems want Greene out of Senate race - Eric Kleefeld, TPMDC 
Ike Skelton on military policy and children - Barbara Morrill, Daily Kos 
Anger can be power - DougJ, Balloon Juice 
Labor's victory in Arkansas - Nathan Empsall, MyDD 
World Cup preview: U!S!A! - Big Tent Democrat, TalkLeft 
Menendez explains the Alvin Greene mess - Dave Weigel, Right Now 

Official flushes 'anthrax' down toilet with tourists nearby - The Hill 
Calif. race a touchstone for U.S. politics in 2010 - Washington Post
U.N. Security Council passes new sanctions against Iran - New York Times