Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNN personality, is the latest Obama nominee to drop, as he decides not to take the surgeon general due to "timing." Otherwise it's a slow news day, with writers searching for new gems in old stories:

Other quick notes: Americans United For Change, which has run pro-Dem ads about the stimulus and about Rush, are now advertising in support of Sen. Harry Reid, who is a top target for the GOP. And a few in Congress are using YouTube as a novel way of interacting with voters.