Today’s edition of quick hits:
* The latest step in a larger farce: “A House committee voted Wednesday along party lines to cite Attorney General Eric Holder for contempt…. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted 23-17 to favorably report a contempt resolution against Holder to the full House, which could take up the resolution and vote to advance it. “
* Afghanistan: “A suicide bomber killed 21 people including three U.S. soldiers at a checkpoint in a packed market in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday – the third assault targeting Americans in as many days.”
* Who won in Egyptian elections? Stay tuned.