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PBC News & Comment Wednesday, March 21

S.F. soap opera continues, as mayor suspends sheriff following sentencing for misdemeanor; Airlines consider relaxing rules on use of electronics    Also covered:

--Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan is meaningless, but the massive cuts to Medicate and Social Security are still on Obama's table

--NY Times editorial on banks--if The Times says the settlement over foreclosures is weak--the reality is worse

--Zionist Peter Beinart calls for new language, and for boycotts of Israel over treatment of Palestinians

--Pakistan demands end to US drone strikes, apology for civilian deaths

--Fox sees no news in Trayvon Martin killing

--Employers demand Facebook login info from prospective employees