Here's some good news. The Republican economy sucks so bad that it's almost mathematically impossible for us to slip into another technical recession. But that won't stop the GOP from trying. James's blog Comments More wishful thinking http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/economist-senate-gop-jobs-plan-wouldnt-help-econo... The only thing more embarrassing than Cherie Berry's name is her miserable job performance. Another free-market Republican slopping at the public trough. N&O squashes Berry And rightly so. Dave Ribar nails Tillis: Class warrior A good analysis of the Speaker's pathology. And a reminder of this video I made last week: One demand More like this please Elaine Marshall should be our Elizabeth Warren. Speaking of http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/gallery?section=news/local&id=8393278&photo=6 "North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine Marshall addresses the "Occupy Raleigh" crowd (WTVD Photo/ Mat Mendez)" http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/story?section=news/local&id=8392512 Occupy Wall Street event begins in Raleigh RALEIGH (WTVD) -- After almost a month, the occupation of Wall Street has become quite a spectacle. On Saturday, that spectacle reached North Carolina, as Occupy Raleigh launched its first major protest at the State Capitol. By early afternoon, a group estimated at more than 500 people had gathered at and around the State Capitol. About 100 or so broke off and led a march around 1 p.m. Why Occupy? Four charts that tell the whole story From Business Insider.