The Best Of The Dish Today

After the show trial and threatened imprisonment of a charismatic, snarky opposition leader, Putin panicked and shut down Red Square. Huge numbers of protesters showed up on the streets. Tweets and breaking news here; analysis of Aleksey Navalny here.

We examined how the Obama administration intends to sell its healthcare – the same way they sold their candidate. And there was another testament to the quiet wisdom of “Calvin and Hobbes“.

The most popular post was my lamentation of the gratuitous, bitter hatred toward gay couples in the current GOP; the second most popular was this reflection on suicide: often happening to “the very people we most appreciated having around.” Like Kurt Cobain and DFW.

See you in the morning.