Why should you be deprived because I didn't get to them in time. Without further ado, from Salon:
Manchin will sit on Energy Committee, shoot at environmental bills
From the indispensable Romenesko:
Zell: 'I just don't need to be the media's bitch anymore'
And finally, from the Washington Post, (in another decade this would have been a Cheech & Chong movie outtake):
Video: Marijuana-smuggling catapult
Or to paraphrase former Arizona governor Janet Napolitano: "You show me a 50-foot wall and I'll show you a catapult that shoots 51 feet.