What a "Chock Full O'News" Week!

Sunday, February 24, 2013
[NOTE: my bout of "procrastinitus" continues but I could not allow the events of the past seven days go by without commenting.  BTW, this is my 100th published post--a milestone that I should have attained much sooner.]

Consumers of news, like me, understand that there are periods of "feast and famine" concerning the pace of national and international events.  The week of February 11-18, 2013 might go down as one of the busiest of the year and no portion of the information spectrum was neglected (which was very appreciated by the cable news and newspaper outlets).  Here's a breakdown of what transpired last week.