I have spent hours online and on the phone in the past couple of weeks trying to get DSL. Still not working.
When not fighting with the phone company, I have been obsessively following the news from Dover. That would be Dover, PA, where the trial is underway in the lawsuit by eight families who are suing the local school board over the requirement to read a statement to students that calls evolution into question.
For in-depth coverage, you can check out the Panda's Thumb blog and the pages that link off that central site.