DAY'S END ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
No "Pirate Bump" for Obama - Nate Silver, FiveThirtyEight
Obama: avoid fast food and finance - Curt Levey, RedState
Reaping what you sow - Glenn Greenwald, Salon
Coleman hangs hopes on illegal votes - F. Sonmez, Hotline
Saving the rich with pitchforks - Hullabaloo
Cantor's "solution center" fails - Jill Miller Zimon, Moderate Voice
Labor unites - Jake McIntyre, Daily Kos
Watch out for those crazy right-wingers! - John, Power Line
Can Consumer Reports save health insurance? - Ezra Klein
Coleman slogs on - David Freddoso, The Corner
The Fed's independence and democracy - Matthew Yglesias
Another U.N. scandal - Brett Schaefer, The Foundry
Right wing victimization in Minn. - Todd Beeton, MyDD
Taliban flaunt power in Pakistan - Bill Roggio, Weekly Standard
Harold Koh's newest supporter - Greg Sargent, Plum Line

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Obama defends handling of economy - The Hill
Murtha immune from lawsuit - The Hill
Blagojevich pleads not guilty - NY Times
North Korea to boycott talks - Washington Post