–Former Reagan OMB director David Stockman fumes about talk of extending them.
–Our colleague Barbara Kiviat puzzles over how economics got so ideological.
–Republicans Rick Scott and Bill McCollum are in a serious muck-slinging battle in swampy Florida’s governors race.
–Democrat Alex Sink handles her possum “like a pro” and actually eats some.
–Why things are unpredictable in Nevada: People hate Harry Reid.
–Karen Tumulty visits Virginia’s fightin’ Fifth to chronicle Rep. Perriello’s tough sell.
–Newt Gingrich does some 2012 legwork.
–Ross Douthat pens a torn column on gay marriage.
–And President Obama’s pickup games are way better than your pickup games.
What did I miss?