Make it electric:

— Giant piles of garbage are floating around in the oceans.

— Anti-tax movement ponders defeat in Washington and Maine.

— The future of real estate is in walkable urbanism.

— Stupak Amendment is potentially much more far-reaching than its proponents claim.

— Obama says that “instead of claiming God for our side, we remember Lincoln’s words, and always pray to be on the side of God.”

— Snoop Dogg supports entrepreneurship; I’ve got my mind on my money and money on my mind.

— Hezbollah foreign relations chief endorses Oprah.

Song of the day is Pretty Girls Make Graves “Something Bigger, Something Brighter” but I also endorse Amanda Blank’s “Something Bigger, Something Better.”