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Gov. Chris Christie: Student athletes ‘deserve much better’ than abusive former coach Mike Rice

http://twitter.com/#!/GovChristie/status/319460487475625984 Like many people, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was “deeply disturbed” by video of former Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice physically and verbally abusing players. On Wednesday morning, Christie tweeted his support of the university’s decision to fire Rice. It was the right & necessary action to take in light of the conduct displayed […]

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Austan Goolsbee called out for his role in the weaponizing of the IRS

http://twitter.com/#!/verumserum/status/518914017201360896 Former Obama henchman senior economics adviser Austan Goolsbee is back in the news over comments he made about the Koch brothers’ tax details. The Washington Free Beacon reports on a key legal ruling which prevents the Obama administration from continuing to block an investigation into whether the White House gained unauthorized access to Koch […]

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WaPo’s Jonathan Capehart: Martin Bashir’s apology to Sarah Palin ‘class personified’

http://twitter.com/#!/CapehartJ/status/402542322690191360 Martin Bashir’s apology today to Sarah Palin (and others) for his disgusting commentary last week received plaudits from Washington Post op-ed columnist and MSNBC contributor Jonathan Capehart. However, wouldn’t the epitome of class personified be to have not made the comments in the first place? http://twitter.com/#!/weaselzippers/status/402543473502351360 http://twitter.com/#!/BecketAdams/status/402553989184495616 *** Related: ‘Part of the GOP propaganda […]

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As US drops MOAB, reporters summoned to North Korea to witness Mother of All Ribbon Cuttings

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As difficult as it is to believe, North Korea’s penchant for secrecy can pay dividendsonce in a great while. After reporters from around the world were summoned toPyongyang to witness a “big event” this week, speculation ran rampant. Was this a nuclear test? 6th nuclear test or new rocket lauch? North Korea has told press […]

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Hilarious: Check out Hillary’s participation ribbon mug [pic]

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http://twitter.com/#!/freddoso/status/422747993100414976 Are you “ready” for a Hillary participation ribbon mug? http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/422748192514400257 Bingo. http://twitter.com/#!/lawyeron/status/422749200539852800 Yep. Her great accomplishment? A Twitter bio, apparently: Hilarity swiftly ensued: http://twitter.com/#!/moelane/status/422748528826257408 Shatter that glass ceiling! http://twitter.com/#!/freddoso/status/422748848109260800 http://twitter.com/#!/SopranoLJ/status/422748904271007745 So there’s that. http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/422749301618397184 Snicker. http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/422748906577879040 That’s highly disturbing because it’s true. Also true? This exit point: http://twitter.com/#!/freddoso/status/422748398081437696 Get “ready” indeed. Related: Hubris-practice makes […]

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