Live From Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Today’s debate has a lot hanging over it: Today’s market crash, major squabbles of the past week, plus the race issue, which gets extra emphasis seeing as it’s MLK’s birf. Speaking of which, how many people want to watch a debate on their day off? CNN’s taking a ratings gamble with this one …

Also, from local news of the weird: The same people who made last week’s creepy Republican presidential Mt. Rushmore imitation have constructed their own Democratic version. See it here .