In with a bang, out with a bang.

What a week.  So we pretty much began this week with the State of the Union Address, when President Obama put the Republicans on the defensive by announcing one of the more progressive plans we’ve heard come out of an American president in quite some time.

And then, within hours of an asteroid passing by, a meteorite slams into Russia.  Just to remind us that the whole big universe is out there.

Meteorite in Russia: all videos in one place

The pope decided to step down.  That was big news.  It’s been a shocking week.