The Washington Times - May 20, 2010, 01:57PM

Today’s Water Cooler lineup of off the beaten path online stories are: Chuck Schumer next Senate Democratic leader?, Blumenthal’s Vets, Holder and Napolitano give Mexican President standing ovation for bashing the Arizona law.

  • Hot AirChuck Schumer next Senate Democratic leader?
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How damaged has Harry Reid become in his re-election fight?  Chuck Schumer may not be measuring the drapes to take over as the leader of the Senate Democratic caucus, but he’s starting to campaign already, according to the Washington Post. 

  • Liberty ScoutHolder and Napolitano give Mexican President standing ovation for bashing the Arizona law
Democrats gave Mexican President Felipe Calderon a standing ovation after he bashed the Arizona immigration law on the House Floor. Attorney General Holder and Secretary Napolitano also stood and clapped as the Calderon attacked the law they didn’t read before casting their judgment..
Hartford Courant:  Blumenthal’s vets
One of those who stood with the AG has already drawn scrutiny. Elliott Storm of Milford. Conservative veterans groups and bloggers claim that Storm is a poser who invented a record of heroism.