Good morning. It's Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.
David Jolly and Lucas Overby, the Tampa Bay Times says, are speaking pablum to a cadre of science deniers who are more interested in protecting their own ignorance or economic interests than ensuring a future for the planet.
Make sure you read Ben Montgomery on the 55 bodies of dead kids found in the ground at the Marianna boys school. Make sure you read (if you haven't already) For Their Own Good. It's part of Florida's story.
Here's a good headline: Florida lawmakers want more giant snakes banned.
The stat of the morning? The percentage of people in Florida living in poverty in 2012 was 17.1.
Consumer confidence? I guess.
Not such a good decision for Plant City's top cop.