FROM THE BLOGS:
Black caucus gives Castro ammunition - Brian Faughnan, RedState
The CIA torture cover-up - John Sifton, The Daily Beast
What happened in Minnesota - Scott, Powerline
Not even trying anymore - Attaturk, firedoglake
'Sanfordville' tent city in S.C. - John Aravosis, AMERICAblog
Charts - Kevin Drum, Mother Jones
Schultz got startup money from Dems - P.J. Gladnick, Newsbusters
Commie stooges of the day - Michelle Malkin
The state of the Republican Party - BarbinMD, Daily Kos
Daily Gut: Eminem - Greg Gutfield, Big Hollywood
Obamateurism of the day - Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
NAF green growth event - Steve Benen, Political Animal
Plumbing the depths of conservatism - BuzzFlash
French polls and hostage-taking - Denis Boyles, The Corner
A good Boy Scout story - Warner Todd Huston, RedState

OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Stevens redeemed, prosecution probed - The Hill
With victories, gay rights groups push cause - New York Times
States reap savings as firms vie for contracts - Washington Post
Cheer for Leno's praise, comic relief - Detroit Free Press