Opening Act: Literally, the Best Savings Ever

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Nov. 30 2012 8:26 AM

Opening Act: Literally, the Best Savings Ever

Nothing else that happened this week mattered as much as Joe Biden's visit to Costco.

A good read by Reid Epstein and Kyle Cheney over the state-led war on Obamacare.

Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney informed HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Nov. 14 that he will oversee the creation of a health insurance exchange despite the objections of Gov. Phil Bryant. On Monday, in a previously unreleased letter, Bryant wrote Sebelius to say he “feels compelled to notify you of my complete disagreement with this move.”

Elizabeth Warren loses a dog.

And you should read this Pong history, though it has nothing to do with politics.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter.