After the House of Cards binge, I made the mistake of watching Walking Dead and staying up late pondering the latest implausibilities. Should have just stuck with Episodes. Matt LeBlanc never gives me mental indigestion.
Here are some digestible midday news/views snacks:
* CNN sacks Pierce Morgan, and Larry King offers to come back.
* Harold Meyerson argues European austerity demands are as big a problem for Ukrainian integration with Europe as anything the Russians are doing.
And in non-political news:
* Paula Deen begins comeback attempt at South Beach Wine & Food Festival.
As we break for lunch, here’s Victoria Spivey (with Lonnie Johnson on guitar) with “Dope Head Blues.”