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Author Joyce Carol Oates deletes tweet imagining a Texas-sized Israel

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http://twitter.com/#!/EnlightFundy/status/494861874987425793 Author Joyce Carol Oates has deleted a tweet in which she tried to imagine what things would be like if Israel were a much larger country: http://twitter.com/#!/_bLo0p_/status/494860417051922432 Hmm, what could have prompted Oates to delete that tweet? http://twitter.com/#!/jneutron1969/status/494858345820352518 It was possibly a “point” Oates wasn’t comfortable trying to explain. (h/t @heykarlin) Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/07/31/what-point-are-you-trying-to-make-joyce-carol-oates-deletes-tweet-imagining-a-texas-sized-israel/

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Crushing graph! Want to talk ‘income inequality,’ Obama? Start here [pic]

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http://twitter.com/#!/MayThewords/status/408572199109664768 Funny that. As Twitchy reported, President Obama has pivoted to “income inequality.” Obamacare? What about Obamacare?! Nothing to see here, move along. Of course, he has failed in his Squirrel attempt once again. https://twitter.com/MayThewords/status/408612282542080001 https://twitter.com/MayThewords/status/408392772429676544 https://twitter.com/calchika/status/408592551893954561 Yep. Looky here: https://twitter.com/zerohedge/status/408277123929870336 https://twitter.com/AzMike623/status/408207013500289027 Boom. https://twitter.com/patyun/status/408664662633218048 https://twitter.com/hale_razor/status/408593263906394112 Gay Patriot nails it. DC – i.e., government employees – […]

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This Guy Found A Dead Possum On His Porch. Or So He Thought…This Is Crazy.

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When you discard six pack rings (also known as six pack yokes), do you cut them into pieces? If not, you should. People aren’t joking when they say that those six little rings of plastic can do serious damage to the environment. Not only can those rings be litter and pollution, but if left whole, […]

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Shocker: HealthCare.gov ‘unlikely to work by end of month’

http://twitter.com/#!/sarahkliff/status/400455388262187008 The Washington Post is reporting tonight that it’s unlikely the broken HealthCare.gov website will be fixed by Nov. 30 as promised. A source close to the project tells the Post that the system is currently struggling to serve half its intended capacity, and contractor CGI Federal “has succeeded in repairing only about six of […]

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John Cusack: ‘We have a virtual president and AG — no accountability … it’s a joke’

http://twitter.com/#!/johncusack/status/334872524447961088 John Cusack is no conservative. The actor is as likely to wail about anthropogenic global warming as he is to lash out at “regressive corporate warlord” Obama. But here’s something we can agree on: The “know-nothing” Obama administration is a joke. And not a funny one. Following Eric “I dunno” Holder’s absurd testimony about the AP scandal, Cusack […]

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