There've been at least a few what would otherwise be big stories slip by in the past few months. The two that come to mind immediately are:
Income inequality at all-time highNeither one of these is getting the attention it deserves.
Wall Street back on bonus binge
Fellow blogger Woody notes the same in comments:
Although it seems to me there a lot of heat and not much light around this issue [healthcare reform], which leads me to b elieve it's mostly a distraction, to focus on things NOT including the continued wholesale looting of the treasury by bernanke and Goldman Sachs...Yep - does seem that way.
... and again:
Stop the madness!