While everyone out there tries to remind us to keep on consuming to save the economy, I just don't buy it. In contrast, Obama's announcement of of his public works program on Saturday feels exciting. He is talking about about things like improving schools, providing universal broadband access and creating programs to increase energy efficiency. I can't help it, the guy makes me feel hopeful!
Keep reading for more of this week's news including a simple test you can take to find out how your marriage will turn out, the toxic toy report and what in particular to avoid, my favorite family that clearly doesn't believe in birth control and more.