A few a la carte items for your lunch break:

* Speaking of roosters taking credit for the sunrise, Donald Trump takes credit for Romney’s win in Nevada, which everyone had been predicting for about a year.

* In other News of the Fatuous, Erick Erickson tries his hand at biblical exegesis in an effort to blast what someone told him the president said at the National Prayer Breakfast. He needs to stick to bullying Republican politicians.

* Mexico’s ruling conservative party chooses a woman, Josefina Vazquez Mota, to succeed Felipe Calderon as its presidential candidate.

* Maggie Haberman coins a new term for Mitt Romney’s “momentum” coming out of Nevada: “medium ‘mo.’” That’s some serious bet-hedging.

* Georgia Supreme Court strikes down state’s “Kervokian Law” making assisted suicide a felony.

* PETA sues SeaWorld to free orcas on grounds their captivity violates 13th amendment ban on slavery.

Back to blogging shortly.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.