FROM THE BLOGS:
Competing With the Guv. - Ezra Klein
Duncan: Smart is Cooler than Ever - Sam Dillon, The Caucus
Join, or Die - bs, RedState
Showing Who's Boss - Kevin Drum, Mother Jones
Forget that Merit Thing - Jennifer Rubin, contentions
Interns Fill Bush's Final Presser - Matt Corley, Think Progress
Awkward Turtle - Matthew Yglesias
GOP Leaders Should Heed Bush's Advice - Ben Eisler, The Plank
Newsweek: Greatest. Magazine. Ever. - LithiumCola, Daily Kos
NYT Lectures The Atlantic - Greg Pollowitz, Media Blog
Video Needed for GOP Hearing - Amanda Carpenter, Townhall
No Talk of Payroll Tax Suspension? - J. Geraghty, The Campaign Spot
Obama Tech Guru to Head FCC - Liza Porteus Viana, Political Machine
Good News: Worker Exploitation is Up - Nathan Newman, TPMCafe
Bittersweet Hillary/Kerry Moment - Michelle Malkin

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Burris Refuses to Ask for Blagojevich's Resignation - The Hill
Bernanke: Stimulus Alone Won't End Credit Crunch - New York Times
Clinton Challenged on Foreign Library Donations - Washington Post
Detroit Never Gives Up - Sarah Webster, Detroit Free Press