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Bold Roundup: Sept 27-Oct 1

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It’s official, Rahm Emanuel is leaving the White House today to run for mayor of Chicago. The now former Chief of Staff had no shortage of memorable moments.  He’ll be replaced by Pete Rouse, Obama’s Chief of Staff from his Senate years.  We expect the swear-jar in the West Wing will see a severe drop […]
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Bold Roundup: Sept 20-24

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It’s International Hug a Vegetarian Day, so Malinda’s bracing for an onslaught of hugs.  Ever thought about being a vegetarian?  Ever thought about never being a vegetarian?  Either way, check out this sweet vegetarian recipe for jambalaya.  Here’s your Roundup:  Congress and Pipeline Safety: Plains Justice reports that the House Subcommittee on Energy and the […]
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In possibly the biggest news to come out of Comedy Central, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert will be hosting opposing rallies in DC on October 30th.  Stewart’s leading a “Rally to Restore Sanity” while Colbert’s marching to “Keep Fear Alive.”  We can’t be in DC because we’ll be getting out the vote with Trick or […]
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Today marks the end of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year celebration, and Ramadan. Millions of people around the world are celebrating a time of renewal, where the past is forgiven and new starts are made.  The timing could not be better.  Here’s your Roundup:  Koran Burning Called Off, Maybe… Kind of?: Reverend Terry Jones […]
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Hurricane Earl has been downgraded to a Category 1 storm, but he’ll still keep people indoors.  In the meantime, we’ll be enjoying the cool front as Nebraska takes on Western Kentucky.  Here’s your Roundup: Governor Loses, Pretends He Wins: Heineman tried to bully education groups pushing them to publicly oppose health reform and call for […]
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The walking dead will take over downtown Lincoln this weekend while Beck fans will swarm the Lincoln Memorial.  We’ll let you make your own comparisons there.  Here’s your Roundup:   Get Crackin’: The salmonella egg outbreak is getting a lot of people riled up about food safety, particularly the media.  The LJS editorial board is […]
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It may be August Recess, but there has been no shortage of political news.  The last townhall we’re aware of is this Saturday with Democrats in Lexington.  Thanks to all of you who made it out and asked questions.  Here’s your Roundup:   Brace Yourselves: After weeks of holding our breath, waiting for news about […]
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It’s Friday, which means we’re in a really good mood so the Roundup is full of optimism today.  There are plenty of opportunities to get out of the house this weekend, so don’t miss out (the A/C will be there when you get home).  Appleseed is showing 9500 Liberty tonight.  And Ribfest opens in Lincoln. […]
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It’s an early Roundup today because the Bold staff is off to build a playground in Hastings.  Keep an eye on our Twitter and Facebook feeds for pictures.  Here’s the essential news for your morning.  That’s Justice Elena Kagan to you: Voting mostly along party lines, the Senate confirmed Elena Kagan’s ascension to the Supreme […]
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