A non-political note: from today until Saturday is Rock-A-Thon, the official philanthropy of the University of Missouri-Columbia chapter of Alpha Epsilon Pi.
The event - which features a member of the fraternity rocking in a chair for nearly three straight days - seeks to raise money for the American Cancer Society. In 2007, members of the fraternity and their friends raised over $50,000. This year, all money raised will go toward fighting colon cancer.
I managed to get an interview with Matthew Fleischer, the man who will rock, rock, rocking until Saturday night: