FROM THE BLOGS:
Cuomo, newly revealed gun owner, doubts there will be a special session for gun control
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) revealed he owns a shotgun on Thursday, according to Capital New York's Reid Pillifant.
Michael Kinsley's very strange take on taxing capital gains
James Pethokoukis at the American Enterprise Institute critiques a Michael Kinsley column on capital gains taxation.
15 More of the world's most dangerous people, selected by you
Robert Beckhusen, writing for Wired's Danger Room, lists the 15 most dangerous people in the world voted by readers in the blog's comments, on Facebook and over Twitter.
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is confident that his Plan B deficit reduction plan will pass the House, writes Robert Costa at National Review's The Corner blog.
OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Liberal Democrats say chained CPI is a deficit deal breaker – almost
House Democrats are refusing to move on a chained CPI in a deficit reduction deal, reports The Hill's Mike Lillis.
WHIP COUNT: House lawmakers' position on GOP's 'Plan B'
Follow The Hill's whip count of legislators who say they won't vote for Boehner's Plan B here.