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Saturday, September 25, 2010

Christine O'Donnell's Greatest Hits

Dumbest Fan Ever?

Stephen Colbert vs. Steve King

The Opposition Party

Comedians play the true opposition to Republicans while Democrats sit quietly. (DailyBeast)

Punt

The return of the Spineless Democrats. (HuffingtonPost)

Waiting for Superman

Waiting for teachers unions to put students over bad teachers. (HuffingtonPost)

Carmelo Anthony Blockbuster Trade?

4 team trade talks in progress to send Carmelo to the Nets. (ESPN)

The Event: The Next Lost?


Good luck, NBC. (Slate)

Saturday Cartoon

The Kennedy Nixon Debate


Did Kennedy really win because he looked better on TV? (Slate)

Can't Win

When Republicans stop obstructing, Democrats start. (LATimes)

Don't Project

Midterms aren't good predictors of presidential elections. (LATimes)

Not Far Enough

People like Ben Nelson watering down the healthcare bill and others have made them less desirable to voters. (NYTimes)

Friday, September 24, 2010

History Lesson

"This is corn. The Indians called it maize because they used to make corn mazes. The Pilgrims got here and got lost in a corn maze and Sacagawea helped get them out. She married Paul Bunyan and they had a child, Johnny Appleseed. He was the first anchorbaby. He wore a pot on his head. Why? Because he was insane."- Stephen Colbert

Bill Simmons' Week 3 Picks

Feel free to play better, Giants. (ESPN)

The Office: No No Lip Sync Intro

Colbert Report: Testifying for Congress

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Fallback Position - Migrant Worker Pt. 2
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Daily Show: New GOP Pledge, Same Old Ideas

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Postcards From the Pledge
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Jimmy Kimmel: Zach Galifanakis





SI Weekend Pickoff

Big test for Alabama. (SI)

TV Review: Outlaw

Slightly unrealistic and borderline ridiculous. (Slate)

Geoengineering

Saving the world with science. (Slate)

War on Incompetence

America doesn't want new policies; it wants competence. (NYTimes)

War on Arithmetic

Like the party that promised to save on gas by only building highways downhill. (NYTimes)

Thursday, September 23, 2010

MLB Power Rankings

SI sleeps on the Yankees. (SI)

Colbert Report: Christine O'Donnell Clip Predictor

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
The Christine O'Donnell Clip Predictor 3000
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Daily Show: Defeat from the Jaws of Victory

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Are We Run by A**holes?
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Luxury Items


Products that nobody needs. (HuffingtonPost)

Woman with Zucchini 1, Bear 0

Using a zucchini to fight off a bear. (HuffingtonPost)

Making All 11 Defenders Miss

SI Weekend Pickoff- NFL

Steelers look to go 3-0 without Big Ben. (SI)

Don't Ask, Don't Debate

More Senate problems. (NYTimes)

The Red Hots are For My Mommy


The meltdown of the year. (TelevisionWithoutPity)

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Colbert Report: Google CEO Eric Schmidt

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Eric Schmidt
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Colbert Report: Craigslist

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Colbertslist
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Craig Ferguson: Cursing Bunny and Dancing with the Stars

What the 49ers Have Driven Their Fans To

Absorbing a Terrorist Attack

President Obama said we'd obviously try to prevent future terrorist attacks but we can absorb them. Right, wrong, or right but wrong to say? (TheAtlantic)

A Brief History of the Future


What the world will look like in 2050. (Time)

Parting the Red Sea

Suspects: 1. Moses 2. Wind. (Time)

The Case Against College Sports

Should the starting quarterback get an admissions spot over a good student? (Newsweek)

Community


The show you should be watching Thurs at 8. (DailyBeast)

The Rudeness of Ignoring Emails

Just because you're not obligated to answer doesn't mean it's okay not to answer. (HuffingtonPost)

Headlines of the Day: Michael Vick


50 Home Runs

Someone is approaching 50 home runs this season, not A-Rod or Pujols or Howard...but Jose Bautista. (SI)

NFL Power Rankings

Jets move back up the charts. (ESPN)(SI)

Doomed to Fail

Democrats are pushing legislation they know will fail, hoping it will fire up the base. (CSMonitor)

Bob Woodward: Obama's Wars


Lots of less than helpful nuggets in the new book. (ForeignPolicy)

Is America Competent?


Not really. (ForeignPolicy)

Too Many Hamburgers

China thinks America is fat and overconfident. (NYTimes)

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Colbert Report: Olive Garden Witchcraft (Christine O'Donnell)

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Intro - 9/20/10
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Daily Show: Unions Hire Non-Union Protesters

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Working Stiffed
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Craig Ferguson: Cursing Bunny, Bambi, and Danger

Jay Leno: Headlines

The Lingering Unemployment Rate

Oscar Contenders

Early Oscar picks. (DailyBeast)

Palin is the New McGovern

2010 has been 1982, 1938, 1994...now 1972. (DailyBeast)

College Football Power Rankings

SI's turn to rank the top 25. (SI)

Nothing is Easy in the Senate


Even when you have 60 supporters, the Senate still grinds to a halt, this time on DADT. (CSMonitor)

Best Jobs of the Future


Space pilot, forecaster, etc. (PopSci)

Crisis = Opportunity


Why are the only opportunities for progress in American politics caused by crisis? (ForeignPolicy)

Stewart/Colbert Rally: Problem for Democrats?


Unlikely. (Slate)

TV Review: The Event


The ending certainly changed the arc of the show. (LATimes)

Colbert Report: Major Bowel Movement

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Monday, September 20, 2010

College Football Power Rankings

Lots of undefeated teams with dreams alive. (ESPN)

Fight for Brandon Jacobs' Helmet

Returning Shows

Where last season left off. (DailyBeast)

College Bowl Predictions

Ohio State sits in the title game. (ESPN)

No Constitution

It's bad enough regular people don't know the Constitution; you'd think politicians would. (CSMonitor)

Supporting the Troops

John McCain's latest betrayal. (Esquire)

Abortion and the Death Penalty

The dissonant views of the pro-life/pro-death penalty crowd. (Slate)

Green Awakening


The Jets come alive and take down the Pats. (NYTimes)

The Angry Rich

The delusions of those who think getting a dollar means earning a dollar. (NYTimes)

Stark County Treasurer Speech

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Manning Bowl II

Bad Snap, Fumble, Win

The Event (Premiere Monday 9/20)

Notre Dame vs. Michigan State Fake Field Goal Controversy

The Conspirator

Abraham Lincoln's assassination as the 1st 9/11 moment. (Time)

Honor


Using honor for good not evil. (DailyBeast)

The Team That Scores the Most Points Will Probably Win the Game

Great moments in NFL punditry. (DailyBeast)

Calorie Posting

Posting the number of calories in menu items isn't enough. (HuffingtonPost)

Sunday Cartoon

501(c)(4)

The secret funding of elections. (NYTimes)

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