FROM THE BLOGS:
The Cycle of Cease Fires - Noah Pollak, Contentions
Netanyahu on Gaza, Hamas - Hugh Hewitt, Townhall
Israel Rejects Meaningless 48-Hour Cease Fire - JammieWearingFool
Israel's Woes - Booman, Booman Tribune
The Hunted Child - Spencer Ackerman, ATTACKERMAN
Gonzales Feels Sorry for Himself - Steve Benen, Political Animal
Seating Burris - Matthew Yglesias
The Powell Precedent - S. Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Moving Day For The Obamas - Peter Baker, The Caucus

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Continuing Jobless Claims Rise Sharply in December - Associated Press
Lobbyist Sues 'NYT' Over McCain Romance - AFP
Obama to Face Critical Immigration Test Early - The Hill