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Thursday, April 17, 2008

What the...

First I saw this:

Lawmakers Call for BCS Investigation

Reps. Neil Abercrombie (D-Hawaii), Lynn Westmoreland (R-Ga.) and Mike Simpson (R-Idaho) will announce Thursday a house resolution asking the Justice Department to investigate the college football Bowl Championship Series (BCS) for possible restraint of trade violations.
And then I saw this:

Earmark Probe Snags Senate

The Senate bogged down Wednesday over competing efforts to investigate how a $10 million earmark for a road in Florida was slipped into a highway bill that had passed both chambers.
And then I abandoned hope.