Economy bad enough that even Hollywood can not obtain financing? Check.
Dozens of Army recruits killed by a suicide bomber in Iraq? Check.
Depositors lining up to withdraw their funds from failing banks? Check.
Gasoline, the backbone of the economy, at record highs? Check.
Government scrambling to rescue Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac? Check.
A resurgent Taliban in Afghanistan? Check.
McCain still talking about non-existent nation states? Check.
Over a million people on the terrorist watch list? Check.
#1 story for Andrea Mitchell, Mike Barnicle, and Joe Scarborough on MSNBC- Is Obama a Muslim?
Kill me now.
*** Update ***
They are now clutching pearls because they got nasty emails.