Over to you. Finishing up (and if Meatloaf and Mitt Romney's singing don't tell you this campaign has gone on long enough, you are a glutton for punishment):
* ABOUT THAT ELECTORAL COLLEGE THINGY: From Ezra Klein:
It’s time to just say this clearly: A straightforward read of the polls suggests we’re likely to see Mitt Romney win the popular vote and Barack Obama win the electoral college — and, thus, the presidency. But most pollsters don’t think that will happen.
...A number of pollsters and poll-watchers said they simply didn’t trust the polls right now: They figured that either the national polls or the state polls were slightly off.
* DRUG MONEY: The attorney general's office announced today another class action pharmaceutical lawsuit in which Arkansas will share the proceeds. It will get $489,399 in a $95 million settlement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals over allegations that it marketed drugs for non-approved uses in a way that cost Medicaid programs. The drugs were Atrovent, Combivent, Micardis and Aggrenox. The suit alleged that kickbacks were paid as inducments to prescribe the drugs.
* ELECTION INTEGRITY: The U.S. attorneys in Arkansas have announced teams to monitor ballot access and election integrity this season.
* DOG DEATHS: Channel 7 is reporting 41 dogs have died in a mobile home fire in Greenbriar (among 95 dogs).
News reports indicate that a small group of House members, numbering in the 40s at…
Anybody know what construction measures will secure the building against the forecasted large earthquake?
Just when you thought things could only get worse and it's all downhill from here…
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