But the House of Representatives remains focused on the important issue of light bulbs. The Guardian reports:
A Republican campaign to defend America against a sweeping assault on personal freedoms – or energy-saving lightbulbs as they are more commonly known – went down in defeat on Tuesday night.
The result is a rejection of one of the great causes of the conservative Tea Party movement: the repeal of a 2007 law promoting environmentally efficient lighting.
And they wonder why there is a darkness across the land ...