The readers take over. But this tidbit:

* Amid all the noise about earmarks and such, it’s worth noting that polling continues to show the public at large just isn’t that concerned about deficits or the national debt. It’s still the economy. Cutting federal spending won’t help that, by the way.


* And for any holdover haters and huggers, you’ll want to check in on Houston Nutt’s press conference today at Ole Miss. Kind of manic. A meltdown was how Scott Faldon put it. Here’s video.