Smile for the camera

Indicted former Majority Leader Tom DeLay will be booked in a Texas County jail on Friday, despite efforts by his lawyers to avoid the process of being figerprinted and having his mug shot taken.

Judge Bob Perkins apparently believes that the same rules should apply to everyone.

"Perkins believes that if God was charged with a felony, he would have to go through the booking process, too," said D'Ann Underwood, court coordinator for the judge.

Some more details here.