Pete Townshend

After single-handedly filibustering an unemployment extension bill—oh, and getting super mad in an elevator—Sen. Bunning backed down Tuesday night, but he didn't take to the floor empty-handed: "I am offering a substitute amendment that pays for these important programs with democratic ideas," he said. CNN

How will Joe Wilson shouting "you lie!" lead to people riding around the country with white hoods and white uniforms, intimidating people? Rep. Hank Johnson explains, sort of. CNN