President Obama is meeting with China’s second in command, Xi Jinping. Obama is reported to have assured Jinping that “the check’s in the mail.”
Catholic clergy are up-in-arms over having to pay for birth control. They are claiming they are against any measure that reduces the number of young, supple boys in the world, and that the money would be better spent on out-of-court settlements.
The state of Washington has allowed gay people to get married, which was followed by a 6.0 magnitude undersea earthquake off the coast of its neighbor, Oregon. Neither resulted in anyone being hurt.
Whitney Houston died this past weekend, a day before the Grammy Awards. The music world suffered another tragedy this morning, when Kenny G was found in his home, perfectly healthy.