Military service gets a little more fabulous. Senate defeats DADT, 65-31.
 Video (by Kevin K. at Rumproast): Obama Took My Peanuts.
 PolitiFact.com awards Lie of the Year to Republican Party actors and directors. Frank Luntz producer.
PolitiFact's Lie of the Year: 'A government takeover of health care'
The Republican talking point was the most pervasive falsehood of the year, used hundreds of times by GOP leaders and candidates. And it worked: [ read all about it at PolitiFact.com ]
Oral Roberts University inflatable Rep. Michele Bachmann was this years runner-up for her adaptation of the wingnut fantasy foreign box office hit India on 200 Million Dollars a Day, starring Barack Obama and the U.S. Navy 5th Fleet.
UPDATE Still silence on the DADT repeal decision from Our Babbling Celebrity Loon of the North Star Sarah Palin. Not even a shrieky tweeter squeak from her. Maybe she's still busy clubbing to death that poor doomed yearling caibou she tried shooting at several times on TV.