(Thomas Ondrey / The Plain Dealer)
Growing up in Cleveland means growing up with a deep and abiding love for Bernie Kosar. So I was sad to hear that his appearance on Cleveland’s WKNR this week wasn’t getting buzz for being funny or insightful, but because Kosar called in to the show while being really, really drunk.
- Justice Antonin Scalia, the conservative heart of the U.S. Supreme Court for more than a decade, has died. He was 79.
- Scalia was the current court's longest-serving justice, having been nominated in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan.
- Republicans are extremely unlikely to confirm anyone that President Obama nominates in the final months of his second term.