Good morning. We've veered from the solemn to the silly already today. Our early headlines:
— We Pause On Veterans Day To Reread 'In Flanders Fields'
— Penn State Scandal: Alleged Victim's Mother Was 'Horrified'
— Turn It Up: 11/11/11 Is Here And Folks Are Overly Excited
— Media Blogger Romenesko Resigns After Questions About Attribution
Other stories making headlines include:
— "Italy's Senate Passes Austerity Measures." (The Associated Press)
— "U.S. Plans Bomb Sales In Gulf To Counter Iran." (The Wall Street Journal)
— "U.S. Soldier Convicted In 'Thrill Kill' Of Afghans." (The Associated Press)
— "Wilson Ramos Abduction In Venezuela: Still No Contact From Kidnappers, 36 Hours In." (The Washington Post)