May 21, 2010
Posted: 03:28 PM ET
Somehow, the political world survived 'Mini Super Tuesday,' and for those of you who paid attention you saw incumbent Senator Arlen Specter defeated by fellow Democrat Joe Sestak in Pennsylvania, while in Kentucky a tea party favorite, Rand Paul, won the GOP nod for Senator.
Meanwhile, back in DC, President Obama welcomed Mexican President Felipe Calderon and hosted the 2nd State Dinner... sans party crashers this time (the Salahis did make news on the same night, though)
While those were big news stories this week, you may have missed some other ones. Lucky for you, we've got them here:
1. There's a rat at the White House. No, it isn't another "Deep Throat." It really is a rat. (NYPost)
2. We learned how much Bo, the first dog, is worth. We would have thought he was priceless, but nope, there's an actual dollar figure. See how much he is worth HERE (NYTimes)
3. Chuck Norris spoke at the National Rifle Association's convention in Charlotte, NC. This is really just a reason to post a 'Chuck Norris Fact' – ("There is no chin behind Chuck Norris's beard. There is only another fist"). (Politico)
5. To cap the week off, there was a SLIGHT misstep at the White House on Wednesday night for the State Dinner:
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