FIRST THINGS FIRST: Andrew feels like a hypocrite for following the DC shooting coverage in the way he did. Should the media drop everything else to follow stories like this even though information is scant?
-A local charity group feeds hundreds of homeless every week, but now the businesses that neighbor where they operate are pushing to shut it down. Why not just help them out instead?
-SHUT IT DOWN! The government shutdown rolls on. President Obama is on the attack, turning conservatives' words against them yet again. Rep. Michele Bachmann says this is the happiest she has ever seen her colleagues.
-A man did something really weird with a birthday cake in a Washington courtroom. Andrew explains.