I think I have said this before, but I have some doubts about the existence of national politics. Remember back in the day when certain people said that the United States never sent men to the moon, and instead the whole event was created on a Hollywood sound stage? That's kind of how I feel about national politics. It really could be something just done with actors. Even if it is not.
One big item in the news today is that the Los Angeles Transportation Committee voted to dump the 710 Tunnel. This is probably a precursor to the L.A. City Council doing the same. It is amazing to see what can happen when people get upset about something and go to City Council meetings and let the electeds have an earful. Article up on the Star News site here.
You can take this as an open thread opportunity to talk about anything you like. Unless, of course, you're Steve.