And so it begins...the honeymoon is well over for Barack Obama. Headlines today include stories about questionable investments and 17 year old parking fines. We'll now see if Hope can survive under a microscope. The digging has begun, as well it should. Even as an Obama supporter, I think it's essential we be informed voters. Whether that extends to some forgotten parking tickets he received in college or not, is questionable, but I guess we now know smoking dope in his youth isn't the only thing he has in common with the rest of us.