FROM THE BLOGS:
Mutual aid: A factor in cyberspace - Jesse Walker, Hit & Run
Little NK dictator gets all threaten-y - W. Teach, Right Wing News
The GOP's Supreme problem - Reihan Salam, The Daily Beast
Outrageous lack of outrage on 'Outrage' - Mark Karlin, BuzzFlash
No bottom until late 2009 - Chris in Paris, AMERICAblog
Old media ignore FEC Palin dismissal - W.T. Huston, Newsbusters
Know when to fold 'em - DougJ, Balloon Juice
Which is most disqualifying? - E Pluribus Unum, RedState
Perhaps a decade more in Iraq - Charles Lemos, MyDD
Rachel Carson, top mass murderer - D. Hinz, The Minority Report
Friends in the FDIC? - John Hempton, TPMCafe
Obama's mettle test - Michelle Malkin
Supreme Court Kabuki watch - Kevin Drum, Mother Jones
'Empathy' and the oath - Jonah Goldberg, The Corner
Biden stops for BBQ in Denver - Jeralyn, TalkLeft

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Sotomayor: 'Her extraordinary journey' - The Hill
GM bondholders turn down debt swap - Associated Press
Pick sets off pride, concern for Hispanics - New York Times
Cost of gay marriage, in dollars and cents - Christian Science Monitor