HUFFPOST HILL – Reverend Al And Tim Geithner — Of Course!

As if Pluto’s demotion from “planet” wasn’t bad enough, HuffPost Hill is suddenly no longer a Taurus. What the hell? Back in this terrestrial realm, we apparently have the Live Music Capital of the World to thank for Tom DeLay’s legal diffic…

As if Pluto’s demotion from “planet” wasn’t bad enough, HuffPost Hill is suddenly no longer a Taurus. What the hell? Back in this terrestrial realm, we apparently have the Live Music Capital of the World to thank for Tom DeLay’s legal difficulties. Man-bot Mitt Romney had an emotion chip installed so he can feel your pain during his presidential campaign. And Mullet-bot Tim Pawlenty has plenty to say about the Ivy League and “don’t ask, don’t tell”…but The Huffington Post leaves him speechless. This is HUFFPOST HILL for Thursday, January 13th, 2011:

GIFFORDS UPDATE – “Giffords is now able to open both eyes, move her arms and legs, and appears to be becoming aware of her surroundings, the doctors explained at a news conference…Meanwhile, previously unseen documents shed new light on alleged shooter Jared Loughner. For four years, Loughner was an unremarkable college student, commuting to classes near his home where he studied yoga and algebra, business management and poetry. But last year, his classroom conduct began to change. In February, Loughner stunned a teacher by talking about blowing up babies, a bizarre outburst that marked the start of a rapid unraveling for the 22-year old, who is accused of slaying six people and wounding 13, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. After his first flare-up, campus police decided not to intervene.” [HuffPost’s Liveblog]

REVEREND AL, CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS MEET WITH GEITHNER, DONOVAN ON FORECLOSURES – The Leadership Conference on Civil Rights, Al Sharpton, union reps and consumers groups met with the heads of HUD and Treasury today to suggest how they could fish the HAMP program out of the toilet. HuffPost Hill’s advice: flush the thing and start over. Don’t you have a $30 billion left in TARP money? Also at the meeting: Wade Henderson, Chanelle Hardy, Janet Murguia, Alfonso Pollard, Damon Silvers, Randi Weingarten and several others. Wait. Randi Weingarten??

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