Congress ends its session for the holidays on a whimper, not a bang as Congressional Republicans momentarily remembered that it really does make no sense to fight absolutely every stupid thing, even things they are for, simply because President Barack Obama might also like the thing. Congress unanimously passed the Payroll Tax Cut extension for two months so they can fight about it more in 2012.
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Harry S. Truman famously quipped how "Man's Best Friend" could quickly become your only friend in the cutthroat world of politics. But what a cuddly friend to have! September's dose of Obama Photo crack is up on the official White House Flickr page.
See another shot of President Obama and Bo the dog after the jump.