FROM THE BLOGS:
Chicago tough guy snubs British PM - Michelle Malkin
EFCA: It's worse than gays! - John Aravosis, AMERICAblog
Has anyone seen Tim Geithner? - Andrew Sullivan, Daily Dish
The GOP's maddening judicial games - Steve Benen, Political Animal
The irrational expectations hypothesis - eriposte, The Left Coaster
The Oracle of Omaha - Matthew Yglesias
You'll fall for anything - Erick Erickson, RedState
Are 'New Democrats' Wall St.'s protectors? - Chris Bowers, Open Left
Steele vs. Limbaugh - Kevin Williamson, media blog
Darwin - Ross Douthat
The Drillinator - Dwayne Horner, Townhall
Will the real Burris stand up? - Nancy Scola, techPresident
Overborrowed - Stephen Spruiell, The Corner
Coward Watch - Barbara Morrill, Daily Kos
Fannie and Freddie's Excellent Adventure - John Gordon, contentions

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Blue Dogs want Obama to get bullish on deficit - The Hill
Bernanke urges Congress to act on the budget - New York Times
Obama makes overtures on missile defense - Washington Post
Immigrants still strive in land of opportunity - Wall Street Journal