What Washington is talking about this week.

What Washington is talking about.
Dec. 16 2006 7:59 AM

Zeitgeist Checklist, Earmark-Free Edition

What Washington is talking about this week.

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Backdoor Cut and Run
Sports. NBA Commissioner David Stern ends his league's disastrous experiment with a lousy new synthetic ball, admitting his mistake and bringing back the old leather ball. His PR strategy is dismissed by Bush, who thinks Stern should stay the course with the lousy ball and force his successor to make the choice to ditch it, and by Ahmadinejad, who thinks Stern should insist that the new ball never happened.