Contrived government shutdown is NOT our lead story--Joe Nacchio released from prison--the only telecom CEO who resisted NSA...Click here for GoDaddy deal that benefits the PBC podcast!
Nacchio just finished a 4.5 year prison term for "insider trading", but it appears he was punished for refusing to help NSA spy on Americans
--GOP spins up some real whoppers to justify the shutdown tactics, as Obamacare goes into effect....PBC singles out Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-TN
--Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) proposes Fiscal Sanity Act
--health care exchange websites debut--send your insurance quote with comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
--Netanyahu gives 33-minute speech at UN, mostly attacking the "regime" in Tehran
--UN inspectors have arrived in Damascus, work begins soon
--AG Eric Holder has filed lawsuits against Texas and North Carolina over new voter suppression laws