(Weekend roundup post. For the definition of nincompoop, see THIS in the Urban Dictionary. Commenters are encouraged to post links that tell of more nincompoopery)
Links to read (more possibly added as the weekend progresses):
Despite Tax Increase, California State Revenues in Freefall
"We have a country where the young don’t know Shakespeare and haven’t read the Bible, and their lives are almost wholly unconnected with the past."
JD Hayworth Infomercial: Free money! You never have to pay it back!
Obama approved F-16 fighter jets as gift to Egypt
[Baltimore] Speed camera nabs car stopped at light
The Sebelius Coverup
MAN BLOWS LIFE SAVINGS TO BUILD ARK TO ESCAPE [MAYAN] APOCALYPSE
Despite turmoil, major lending effort aims to boost Egypt, Arab neighbors
"BIG GOVERNMENT" - Obama Has Hired 101 New Federal Employees Per Day Since Taking Office
How affordable is the Affordable Care Act?
President Obama’s $60.4 billion request for Hurricane Sandy relief has morphed into a huge Christmas stocking of goodies for federal agencies and even the state of Alaska
The federal government has emerged as one of the most potent factors driving income inequality in the United States - especially in the nation's capital