Little Debbie is the kiss of death.
Her refusal to reach out to OWS not only can give them a new burst of energy it also allows them not to become entrenched with the Democratic Party.
Of course, they could do something stupid. For example, they could see her decision as a challenge and focus all their resources on appeasing Little Debbie. I doubt that will happen, however. In part because Little Debbie is not charasmatic.
It is 2012 now. If you missed it, The Common Ills year-end coverage included C.I.'s "2011: The Year of the Slow Reveal," Ruth's "Ruth's Radio Report 2011," Martha and Shirley's "2011 in books (Martha & Shirley)" and Kat's "Kat's Korner: 2011 in music." In addition, community coverage of 2011 also included Ann's "2011 best in film (Ann and Stan)" & Stan's "2011 in films (Ann and Stan)", Cedric's "Barack finally gets something right!" & Wally's "BARACK BEST 2011 MOVE!," Rebecca's "best of fall tv 2011" and Trina's "New Year's Parties."
This is C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot" for today: