Is there really a Wolf of Sesame Street? Yes, indeed, according to a must-read peek behind the soiled curtain of PBS News. (PandoDaily)
When you're dreaming of all those tropical locales to which you'd like to escape, have a look at the airport of the future. (BBC News)
What did President Barack Obama know and when did he know it about the myriad problems with HealthCare.gov? Plenty and early, respectively, according to a deep documentation dive on visitations between the president and Kathleen Sebelius. (The Hill)
And finally ... Don't like the economy? Just blame it on the weather. CNBC's Patti Domm explains.
—By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him on Twitter @JeffCoxCNBCcom.