Here’s an open line and today’s video roundup. I’ll try to update this item tonight with the vote on repeal of Ordinance 119, Fayetteville’s civil rights ordinance that has sparked vehement opposition for its protection for LGBT people. Also:

* AND SPEAKING OF ETHICS: I learned today that UALR has an “ethics team,” which competes in national competition that involves solving knotty ethical dilemmas — positions on tough social issues like same-sex marriage; coping with epidemics and other issues. Being well grounded on issues is more important than persuasion. Here’s more information about the team, heading to a national competition in February.