I'm thinking about creating a separate "Political and Religious Follies" blog, just to provide a safe, quiet little place for me to rant away without offending my triathlete friends.
But let me just say, whatever your political persuasion:
Now is a pretty good time for Americans to email their senators with their thoughts and recommendations on exactly what the United States government should be doing next. Here's the link to the Senate.
Here's the House of Representatives, while you're at it.