*Teddy Kennedy must be spinning in his grave over the republican win by Scott Brown yesterday for the Massachusetts senate seat.  The Kennedy had enjoyed nearly 50 years in the seat until his untimely death August 25, 2009.

The long standing democratic seat was to go to the “once-favored” Democrat candidate Martha Coakley.  President Obama flew to Massachusetts to send her a little rowboat that ended up being more like a small raft in a hurricane. (more…)