With all of the crazy that is now politics, this is a good article no matter what side or position you take: How to Investigate Your Elected Officials. Don't complain about how the government is doing if you are not using your power as an American to do something about it.
Recipe of the Day: Chocolate-Covered Banana Pops. The key to making this recipe is starting with frozen bananas. Once the fruit is firm, dunk it in melted chocolate and finish with chopped peanuts for a crunchy finish.