Today’s Most Popular Stories 4.12.11

Every afternoon we surf your sites for the most popular stories of the day. Here are the top headlines for April 12, 2011:

Washington Post: Why Glenn Beck lost it

Washington Times: Trump rides issue of Obama’s birth certificate

Washington Examiner: The liberals’ plan: Gut defense and tax, tax, tax

USA Today: Friend of brutally beaten Giants fan recalls hostile scene

The Hill: Republicans unveil spending-bill specifics: What’s cut and what’s not

Politico: Michele Bachmann takes on heckler in Iowa

Roll Call: Senate Control Hangs in the Balance

National Journal: Stakes High for Obama on Deficit Plan

Talking Points Memo: Colbert Ridicules Sen. Kyl’s Hyperbole About Planned Parenthood’s Abortions

The New Republic: Obama to Talk Entitlement Reform. Gulp.

The Daily Caller: Teachers support cop-killer