Stuff you may have missed: December 19, 2013
Sen. Max Baucus, best-known as a main architect of the Affordable Care Act, is expected to become the next U.S. Ambassador to China—a plum role that has the side effect of letting Montana’s governor appoint a Democrat to the seat.
Affluenza kid Ethan Couch may not be going to jail, but his wealthy parents might be broke by the time all these civil suits are over.
The FCC may allow for cell phone calls on planes, but Delta Airlines says you won’t be doing it on their planes.