Politics on the mind.
* Is impeachment still off the table, Madame Speaker? Rob Suskind reports that "the White House ordered the CIA to forge a back-dated, handwritten letter from the head of Iraqi intelligence to Saddam Hussein." Via MeFi.
* You wouldn't like him when he's angry: Barack pushes back hard on the energy issue, and it makes me happy. And that's not the only thing he's pushing back on:
They're very good at negative campaigning. They're not so good at governing.* Al Giordano plays veepstakes, but won't make a bet.
* Al Franken's latest schtick: drawing a map of the United States from memory. He's pretty good—for a celebrity.
* Raising Arizona and the H.I. McDunnough theory of John McCain.