Something for the weekend?
Jill from Brilliant At Breakfast has a problem with Obama - and no, it isn't that he's Bin Laden's secret love-child.
I didn't believe Musharraf would rescind the state of emergency in Pakistan before the next elections. Of course, as Captain Ed rightly says, Mushie got most of what he wanted - a new term, a lickspittle Supreme Court, tamed parliamentary elections. And he can still reinstate it if he needs to.
Joe Biden won't serve as Secretary of State - but suggests Bill Richardson for President.
Publius Endures - Romney and the Robots: "Republicans really have turned into a party of empty, robotic automotons."
Eric Martin, writing at American Footprints, on how the Iraqi Kurds are trying to start an oil-race with their neighbours to further their quest for independence.
The American military is worried because the Iraqi government has no plan to deal with returning refugees - 70% of whom are coming back because they aren't allowed to work in Syria.