MIDDAY ROUNDUP

FROM THE BLOGS:
A chart of unemployment since 1995 - Neil Stevens, RedState
Don't look frumpy, get your Palin wig - Jennifer Rubin, contentions
The education renaissance of Katrina - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
The daily grind - Mary Katharine Ham, Weekly Standard
The year of 'mama grizzlies' - Michelle Malkin
I want to live in Willie Nelson's America* - Nick Gillespie, Hit & Run
He's back - Katie Pavlich, Townhall
Needlessly complicating the cyber debate - Marc Ambinder, The Atlantic
Short of the minimum on fiscal credibility - Steve Benen, Political Animal
Terror suspects arrested in Europe - Matthew Yglesias
Randism and the new radical chic - digby, Hullabaloo
The NRSC's questionable bet - Joan McCarter, Daily Kos
Will anti-nuke activists buy Washington again? - Jonathan Chait
Jindal's Louisiana: Go to church, shoot someone - Scarecrow, firedoglake
From the Senate delay case files - Dylan Matthews, (Ezra Klein)

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Obama visit could be mixed for Reid - The Hill
Norway announces three arrests in terror plot - New York Times
Mixed bag for U.S. retail sales - Wall Street Journal