The Monday Afternoon Cram, 12/12/11


Everything you need to know from a sampling of today’s front page

Occupy Protestors Attempt to Shut Down West Coast Ports
Yes, this is still happening.
[LA Times

Supreme Court to Rule on Arizona Immigration Law
Obamacare and Texas redistricting, the justices will be right with you, too.
[NY Times

Newt Gingrich Backs Gay Marriage Ban
And the sky is still blue.
[USA Today

It’s Raining in Los Angeles
OK, so the sky is not blue, presently, right here. But still.

U.S. Brings Iraq War to a Close
9 years, $700 billion, and 108,500 American and Iraqi lives, if you were wondering.
[ABC News

Hollywood Shooting Victim Still in Critical Condition
Doctors confirm music exec John Atterberry, who was shot in the face and upper torso Friday, remains at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
[Daily News]