• Savannah elected the first black woman to serve as Mayor of that fine city yesterday.
• Vernon Jones says Southern white Democrats are becoming an endangered political species.
• Newt might be at the top of the pack, but he’s under a mountain of debt.
• Further from home, but close to our hearts, Hillary Clinton made a remarkable speech to the UN about LGBT rights yesterday. Paraphrasing Eleanor Roosevelt’s historic speech on women’s rights, Clinton said “gay rights are human rights and human rights are gay rights”.