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1) Entitlement reform is health-care reform.

2) The meaninglessness of shootings.

3) Health-care strategery.

4) Bruce Bartlett on deficit commissions.

Recipe of the day: A tomato soup that includes blue cheese and sriracha.

The House might pass health-care reform this weekend. Exciting!

By Ezra Klein  |  November 6, 2009; 6:10 PM ET
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Last July 18 people were shot in one incident, including a pregnant woman and a two year old, and two were killed, in Baltimore. The story was ignored by the national media, and certainly did not receive the wall to wall coverage these shootings have.

The "meaning" of a mass shooting apparently depends heavily on its context. Or perhaps the news judgement of our national media is growing further and further out of balance.

Posted by: tiburke | November 6, 2009 6:47 PM | Report abuse

Another delicious sounding recipe I stumbled upon during my online reading this morning:

I've made a couple of other recipes from that blog and they were first-rate.

Posted by: remrebound | November 7, 2009 1:57 PM | Report abuse

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