by Max Brantley
No news but deaths, and not just the Norwegian massacre, where the latest includes a lawyer saying the shooter believes his actions were "necessary" and where a video manifesto has been uncovered on YouTube. The photo is a screenshot from the video.
Other deaths today: Amy Winehouse, Linda Christian (the first Bond girl), retired Gen. John Shalikashvili. Other wounded: A 9-year-old Little Rock child hit by stray bullets.
Republicans are still holding the country hostage to their comfort-the-rich budget plan.