Day Fiftyone: 3 December 2009

Today was an extremely uneventful day for me, but it was your last day in Nepal I believe. That is so wild! I’m you will be showering and eating enough in Thailand so that we aren’t very surprised by your appearance when you return home.

In news: unflinching on a critical first test, Senate Democrats closed ranks behind $460 billion in politically risky Medicare cuts at the heart of health care legislation, thwarting a Republican attempt to doom President Barack Obama’s sweeping overhaul.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, arriving at NATO headquarters, welcomed an expected series of announcements by allied nations of additional military, civilian and financial support for the war effort in Afghanistan.

One of two civilian police officers who brought down the Army psychiatrist accused of going on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood said her wounds from the attack will cut short her career as street police officer.

A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says the Tennessee Republican’s daughter, Julia Corker, was carjacked in Washington, D.C., though she was not seriously injured and that the 22-year-old woman was on her way to the family’s apartment tonight when she stopped at an intersection and was approached by someone.

Some stumbles:

Crazy Body Painting

A Neat Map

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