(Today in shoes: Dorothy's ruby slippers. Photo courtesy of dbking.)
- Judge Walker's Prop 8 decision due today. What do you think ladies and gentlemen? Is it going to be another Lawrence v. Texas... or are we in for another Bowers v. Hardwick?
- Republican senators use terror of LGBT equality as torpedo against Elena Kagan.
- Kenyans vote on new constitution.
- BP and White House energy adviser want everyone to know that the oil--leak thing is all fine now; and could we all please just stop talking about it?