Two headlines, side-by-side, on the front page of this morning’s paper tell you all you need to know about the priorities of our national "leaders".

Economic Worries Aren’t Resonating on Hill

District Warned on Gay Marriage

The folks running this country think our economy is just peachy, but are paranoid over the possibility that someone, somewhere might not be following the precise blueprint of our national nannies (aka W and Congress) on how to live their lives.

Prosperity be damned! We’re off to the cultural crusades!!

Who needs exercise to get the blood moving in the morning? :-)