That silence you heard this weekend was the sound of U.S. Sen. Larry Craig not resigning, as had been his intent.
That puff of smoke you didn't see coming from the Borah Post Office was the sign that Gov. Otter had not named a replacement for Craig.
Inside, more Craig doings: The impeachment movement is afoot, we've entered the urban lexicon, and a new political ad featuring a bathroom is just plain painful.
Its all about investing in Boises futurefinancially that isfor Mayor Dave Bieter. The mayor touted the highlights of the capital city and stressed the need for prudent future investment in his annual State of the City address this morning.
Currently, the eight-member, Canadian-based band is A.C. Newman on vocals, guitar, piano, Wurlitzer, Casio, mandolin, percussion, bass and melodion; John Collins on bass, baritone guitar, glockenspiel, mandolin, guitar, Casio, tambourine; Blaine Thurier on Fender Rhodes and sampler; Dan Bejar on vocals, shakers, guitar and piano; Kathryn Calder on vocals, piano and Wurlitzer; Kurt Dahle on drums, vocals and percussion; Neko Case on vocals; and Todd Fancey on guitar, banjo and mandolin.
Everybody loves the laser pointer. Who among us has held one without being told to "quit playing with that thing!" Three engineers from Tulane University in Louisiana have managed to combine work with play and created Khet, the first board game that I know of that utilizes the special properties of the laser.