FROM THE BLOGS:
Charts: Financial innovation edition - Ezra Klein
Obama vs. Olbermann on Sykes - John McCormack, Weekly Standard
Mission to Moscow - David Satter, The Corner
A conversation with Rush - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
Greenpeace in your kid's schools - Rory Cooper, The Foundry
Doing heavy lifting on Waxman-Markey - Matthew Yglesias
Admin will toughen antitrust actions - Susie Madrak, Crooks & Liars
The debate has barely begin - Steve Benen, Political Animal
The move away from single-payer - David Sirota, Open Left
Why can't Republicans do this? - John Gardner, New Majority
Hmmm - Josh Marshall, TalkingPointsMemo
Mr. President, will you apologize? - Dwayne Horner, Townhall
Bill Bennett: Limbaugh 'an entertainer' - R. Powers, ThinkProgress
Who are you? - E.M. Zanotti, American Princess
Buddy, can you spare 3 million? - Bette Midler, The Daily Beast

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Romney slaps Steele over Mormon comments - The Hill
U.S. replaces commander in Afghanistan - New York Times
Contractor used Rep. Murtha as leverage - Washington Post
Benedict urges Mideast compromise - Wall Street Journal