The Side Trek starts 2013 with over 42,000 hits. Thanks to all Treksters.
Jake Tapper got a lecture from Grandpa Wolfie upon his arrival at CNN. “Work hard and play by the rules,” admonished Blitz. Really? Now that Cafferty’s gone anyway, bye bye Blitzer. Time has come to make room for new blood.
It’s clear why McCain was so dogged in his criticism of Susan Rice. He divulged a fierce loyalty to John Kerry in an emotional endorsement today. McCain couldn’t let Kerry be passed over for Secretary of State by someone he felt not as worthy.
On a local note, Lydia Davis was one of this year’s international Booker prize finalists. She was born in Northampton to renowned literary parents.