America underwater: The president's budget, even though it cuts the deficit in the long term, ends up growing it again over the longer term.
Whatever, Europe: Obama won't attend a May summit meeting in Madrid, and people are furious.
DADT repeal announcement: "The creation of a group to assess how to carry out..."
Oscars! Avatar, The Hurt Locker, Precious, and Inglorious Basterds at the top of the nomination tally.
No rethinking 520: Says Gregoire, who believes the changes demanded by Seattle's mayor, city council, and Olympia delegation will cause too long a delay.
$2 billion: The amount of federal stimulus funding spent in Washington State so far, creating or saving tens of thousands of jobs.
Flock of peacocks: In Sultan, disturbing the Hummers.
Palin calls for Emmanuel's ouster: Over his use of the word "retarded."
Primary day: In the race for Obama's old senate seat.