I would really want to believe the good news in the papers today. I really would.
I’d love a sweeping finance bill on Wall Street, but it’s Wall Street which celebrates and the unemployed shoved under the carpet so… But I love their fallen Stalin statue photo…
I would also love to believe BP that relief wells are on target (what target?) but it’s the second part of the headline that motivates this non-news to be trumpeted: Stock falls
Here’s the same non-news in LA with a more appropriate image
and then comes the outright bad news:
In Mississipi the oil is closing in
The yet to be discovered effects on human health. IRS going after BP’s damage payments – yeay, Obama helps the victims!
Will we care when not just fish, birds and animals die?
In NY, the media is having fun with Paterson – it’s budget battle time again
and NY Post