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Saturday, July 31, 2010

SNL: Tooter by Ashton Kutcher

Inception Ending Extended (Spoiler Alert)

The Myth of the Stock Market's Importance

The stock market recovered, yet the economy didn't. (TheAtlantic)

Ben Nelson: A Constituency of One

Does Ben Nelson ever do anything that's not all about helping Ben Nelson? (HuffingtonPost)

The Greatest Play in NFL History?

Tyree's catch in the Super Bowl? (YahooSports)

Why Anthony Weiner Ranted

Even 9/11 responder healthcare isn't above political maneuvering. (CSMonitor)

The Unsolvable Middle East

Obama is 0 for 4. (ForeignPolicy)

Roberts vs. Kagan

Friction ahead on the Supreme Court? (Slate)

Saturday Cartoon

Friday, July 30, 2010

Colbert Report: Froot Loops and Apple Jacks

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Thought For Food - Cereal, Foot-Long Cheeseburger & Ecobot III
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The 10 Worst Members of Congress

I'll agree with most of them. (DailyBeast)

Anthony Weiner: Mad as Hell

Google Search Tricks

How to check the weather anywhere and more. (HuffingtonPost)

July: Hottest Month Ever

That's hot. (USAToday)

Germ Warfare

Surprise surprise...we're not prepared. (ForeignPolicy)

Enron Reversal

Now they did nothing wrong? Certainly didn't seem like it. (BigMoney)

DNC Ad: Are Republicans and Tea Party One and the Same?

This ad could be better if it had quotes instead of just accusations.

States' Rights

The 10th Amendment is clear: immigration is federal, marriage is states. (LATimes)

The Ground Zero Mosque

"The face of terror is not the true faith of Islam. That's not what Islam is all about. Islam is peace. These terrorists don't represent peace. They represent evil and war."- George W. Bush

So why exactly is the Ground Zero Mosque a problem? Because people are unfairly lumping all Muslims in with Muslim terrorists?

Keep Your Enemies Closer

President Obama has tried time and time again to appease his detractors to no avail. (NYTimes)

Daily Show: Obama on the View, FOX News Pitches a Fit

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Leader's Digest
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Thursday, July 29, 2010

Colbert Report: The Word: Trickle Down

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The Word - Ownership Society
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Colbert Report: FOX News and the Boy Scout Jamboree

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Obama Blows Off the Boy Scouts
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Breakfasts to Die For

Nothing like 2000 calories to start the day. (DailyBeast)

Standing Up for the Top 2%

Erin Burnett speaks for us all. (HuffingtonPost)

Bears are Funny

Stephen Colbert's least favorite animal. (HuffingtonPost)

MLB Power Rankings

Yankees stay on top heading into a big series with Tampa Bay. (SI)

The Resurgence of Harry Reid

How the GOP's terrible nominees are saving vulnerable Democrats. (CSMonitor)

Google's Plot to Kill Facebook

The top secret plans for Google Me. (BigMoney)

How Much is Afghanistan Worth?

So much money down the rathole. (NYTimes)

Legalize Internet Gambling?

Can it be any worse than derivatives trading? (NYTimes)

Obstruct at All Costs

GOP filibusters a bill they previously demanded be rushed to a vote. (WashingtonMonthly)

Daily Show: The Sea-Nate and Charlie Rangel

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Craig Ferguson: Cursing Bunny vs. the Food Chain

Craig Ferguson: Morgan Freeman

Goal Celebration: Fishing

The Ground Zero Mosque

Dumbest discussion ever? (AndrewSullivan)

Massachusetts vs. the Electoral College

Massachusetts approves a popular vote proposal. (TheAtlantic)

25 Most Hated Teams of All-Time

Jimmy Johnson has come a long way. (SI)

The All-Purpose Hitler Excuse

Why shouldn't we develop countries? Hitler came from a developed country. (ForeignPolicy)

Debating Taxes

The childish rhetoric of taxes. (Slate)

TV Pilots

If you're going to spend all that money to produce, why not air them? (NYTimes)

The Greatest Threat to America: The US Senate

The failure that is the US Senate is ruining this country. (NYTimes)

Daily Show: Pop Secret BradAss87 Loves Lady Gaga...and Leaking

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Best Leak Ever
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Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Jay Leno: Headlines

Craig Ferguson: Steve Carell

Daily Show: Shirley Sherrod Caused Global Warming

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Lost in Race
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Lightning Strikes Chicago's 3 Tallest Towers

Lightning strikes three of the tallest buildings in Chicago at the same time! from Craig Shimala on Vimeo.

Deficit Hypocrisy

Before: tax cuts + deficit indifference; After: tax cuts + no more deficit! (DailyBeast)

Don't Buy Bottled Water

An infographic. (HuffingtonPost)

NFL Power Rankings

Jets start off at #1. (SI)

Coghlan Hurt in Pie Incident

That's what you get for copying the Yankees' celebration. (SI)

End the CEO

Businesses need a new CEO-less structure. (CSMonitor)

Keys to the Internet

7 individuals hold the keys to rebooting the internet in the event of a major attack. (PopSci)

Tim Pawlenty 2012?

The most boring potential 2012 candidate makes his 2012 plans. (Slate)

Revolving Door Lobbying

The Revolving Door makes its way to financial reform. (NYTimes)

Colbert Report: Shirley Sherrod

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Racial Pro Firing
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Monday, July 26, 2010

What If Alex Rodriguez Was Traded to the Red Sox?

The Manny for ARod trade that never happened. (SI)

Andrew Breitbart Loves Al Qaeda

American History with Grandpa Simpson

Teflon John: David Vitter

He slept with prostitutes and is going to win the "family values" crowd and win the election by 20 points. Why? (TheAtlantic)

The Media's Downward Spiral

From OJ to Shirley Sherrod. (Time)

Sunday Roundup

If Obama is incompetent, what does that make Bush? (DailyBeast)

Obama Was Born in America

Even GOP Senate candidates can't tolerate birthers. (HuffingtonPost)

Notes to Thieves

Some people really like their stuff. (HuffingtonPost)

Filibuster Reform

Momentum is building against supermajority rule. (HuffingtonPost)

Dez Bryant Refuses to be Hazed

Good for Dez Bryant not taking any crap. (YahooSports)

NFL Power Rankings

Lots of teams with a realistic chance to make the playoffs. (ESPN)

The Rise of Soccer in America?

Is it finally catching on enough to be profitable? (BigMoney)

The Next Dark Knight

In search of the next big hero movie. (LATimes)

Climate Skepticism

Is there a healthy amount of climate skepticism short of being James Inhofe? (NYTimes)

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Alvin Greene Rap

Dexter Season 5 Preview Trailer

Making the Healthy Choice

Dollars and cents vs. fat and calories. (TheAtlantic)

Sunday Cartoon

World's Most Impressive Bridges

Getting to point A to point B in style. (HuffingtonPost)

House to Senate: You Suck

How many House approved bills will the Senate sit on? (HuffingtonPost)

$35 Computer

I'm guessing it doesn't come up with $500 Adobe Photoshop. (CSMonitor)

Supreme Court Quiz

How do your views compare to the Court's? (NYTimes)

Van Jones: Nobody is Safe

Van Jones discusses the pitchfork political culture. (NYTimes)

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