1) White House makes with the monies. Take that, Dixie!
2) Lansing stubs out proposed cig ban, perhaps realizing that now is not the time to take away one of the few small pleasures that remain available to voters.
3) Also, that light rail thing is on track. Whether there will be any businesses left on Woodward between Hart Plaza and New Center by the time it is (if ever) constructed, remains to be seen. Progress!