Every Friday The Takeaway takes a look back at this week’s big stories.
From the politics of basketball to the ongoing battle between Republicans and Democrats, this week was full of tension. Making the top of the news list were Jeremy Lin's trade to the Rockets, the ongoing discussion on Romney's tax record release, Michelle Bachmann's comment about Huma Abedin, and Sean Hannity's recent interview with George Zimmerman.
Ron Christie is a Republican political strategist and Takeaway contributor. Jeff Yang writes the Tao Jones column for the Wall Street Journal and blogs for WNYC’s It’s A Free Country.