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.
... Even if you're honestly sick of hearing about his ass. Some hard-hitting, yet fuzzy and wet-nosed, journalism from Brian Williams' in his look at the Obama White House for NBC. Warning: You may die from brief glimpse of President-on-First-Lady affection. Steady yourselves, true believers. (MSNBC via Jezebel)
More video after the jump.
He's on his second shipment and he's more popular than ever!
After unsuccessfully naming two beanie dolls after First Daughters Sasha and Malia then claiming that they only picked those names because they were pretty, Ty is at it again making that Obama cash off a lesser, but just as marketable Obama -- Bo, the damn dog (as one of my readers refers to the pup).
More after the jump.