1. Democratic Gov. Chris Gregoire and Democratic Senate Majority Leader Sen. Lisa Brown (D-3, Spokane) hate each other.

2. Does Sierra Club leader Michael McGinn have an announcement to make?

3. King County Council Member Larry Phillips needs King County Council Member Dow Constantine's vote to become Exec and vice-versa. 

4. At least once a day in the PI newsroom, someone will just start crying. Someone else will come over and pat them on the back. A few minutes later, someone will yell out, "Let's go out with a bang!" People will get psyched for a few minutes. But then everyone will slowly get depressed again.

 5. The Oklahoma City Thunder are 11-35.