I’m still trying to catch up on things after spending the last four days sick in bed, but for now, here’s Dave Barry
Abroad, Fidel Castro steps down after 49 years as president of Cuba, explaining that he wants to spend more time decomposing. In selecting his successor, the Cuban National Assembly, after conducting an exhaustive nationwide search, selects Fidel’s brother, Raúl, who narrowly edges out Dennis Kucinich.
Go read his year in review.
(h/t the Baron).