. Biden, Gravel out.

. Dodd is out too, but pledges to keep up the FISA fight. He’s a class act.

. Obama won 32% to 31% among Democrats over Hillary.

. Mark Ambinder reporting that despite denying that a deal was made, Richardson supporters moved in a bloc for Obama, and Obama advisor Samantha Power appears to confirm there was in fact a deal (YouTube).

.  McCain is clearly the anointed one of the party, and all the DC media elite showed up last night to pay homage to his campaign.   With Huckabee having such a commanding lead, should be interesting to see how they handle his campaign in the coming days.