The closing of 600 Starbucks stores and the 28 percent drop in Ford's sales leads Drudge on Wednesday morning. In political links, Drudge highlights the possible launch of a California gubernatorial bid by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, former Vice President Dan Quayle's comment that he respects Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaJennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez's engagement win Obama's endorsement Pence lobbies anti-Trump donors to support reelection: report The Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump attacks on McCain rattle GOP senators MORE, and the private meeting Obama held with former Secretary of State Colin Powell.