TODAY IN CORRUPTION: Get used to that face, because you may be seeing a lot more of U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz next year as the Probation Dept. patronage scandal continues to unravel. (Republican)
BLUTE: That sound you hear coming from columnists across the state is the dusting-off of a thousand old jokes.Blute's back, baby. (Globe)
BAD BLOOD: Team DeNucci is not pleased with how Suzanne Bump has portrayed the former longtime auditor, and neither is Peter Lucas. (Sun)
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