The Washington Times - November 10, 2009, 08:03AM

Today’s Water Cooler lineup of off the beaten path online stories are: New York Republican Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava resigned from her leadership post, Joe Biden is the unknown vice president, and Chris Matthews cannot figure out why contacting terrorists would be considered a crime.

  • WNYTV:Scozzafava Resigns From Republican Assembly Leadership Post

In a prepared statement, Republican Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb said he accepted her resignation as Minority Leader Pro Tempore.

  • Hot Air:Video: Who’s the vice president of the United States?

Like Treacher says: In fairness, Biden probably couldn’t answer this question either. 

  • NewsBustersMatthews on Ft. Hood Suspect Warning Signal: ‘That’s Not a Crime to Call al Qaeda, Is It?

“Apparently he tried to contact al Qaeda. Is that the point at which you say, ‘This guy is dangerous?’ That’s not a crime to call up al Qaeda, is it? Is it? I mean, where do you stop the guy?”.