Morning Coffee 1.10.09

Madge’s A-Rod/Guy Ritchie replacement is…delicious. [Jeze]

The guys behind twitter. I don’t know about you but I love their invention. [NYMag]

Eulana Englaro, an Italian woman at the center of the right to die debate in Italy, has died. She had been in a coma since 1992 due to a car crash. I don’t know if I’d want to be kept alive, if I wasn’t alive…would you? [BBC]

US Pres Obama took his stimulus bill on the road, holding press conferences and rallies to essentially make the Senate and the House look like they hate America if they don’t pass his bill. Thoughts? I like the balls of his tactics, but I just don’t know if I have an alternative to the stimulus bill, nor do I really understand it, which makes me nervous. Is there a simplified version that I can read somewhere? [NYT]

The death toll has risen to 173 due to the fires in Australia, and police are hot on the trail for any arsonists behind the blazes. [Au]

Did I mention that I’m a new totally rabid fan for Sugarland now after that Grammy performance of “Stay,” and have found a new clip of my girl singing…I was up youtubeing last night. Don’t judge me, this Nyquil has me on a funky schedule…

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