It's time for the Cleveland Plain Dealer to admit that its PolitiFact feature is a waste of space. The paper should just get rid of it, and use the space on the front of its Metro section for more articles.
Cedar Point officials have grown weary of announcing that WindSeeker is about to launch, then having to try to explain the latest delay. So they are sticking to their story today, saying only that the ride will launch "as soon as possible."
Let's see. Judging from what's getting the most coverage, the most important news in the U.S. is that a you-know-what in Congress Tweeted a picture of his you-know-what, and Sarah Palin's account of Paul Revere's famous ride may not be strictly accurate.
I used to actually kind of like Newt Gingrich. He was unafraid to offer new ideas, even controversial ones. He seemed genuinely interested in history. When I covered one of his speeches, I noticed that it was so well-organized and clear, it was easy to write it up for the newspaper.