Amidst all the speculation, some of it clearly my own, Obama made his choice, and voila! It was the obvious one, Delaware Senator Joe Biden. Oh, well. At least it's done. And at least it's a choice of someone so well known, it won't be easy to pick him apart.
Now, I it's my turn to goof off--forget about politics for a bit--go to yoga class with my five-year-old, congratulate myself on getting my $371 right-on-red traffic ticket dismissed (more on that soon, I promise), and watch and lots of Olympics.