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Saturday, November 20, 2010

30 Rock: You Want to See Me Shotgun This?

Movie Trailer: Unknown

Barack Obama, As Promised


He's doing what he said he would do. (Newsweek)

Filibuster Reform Going Forward

Trying to break the gridlock. (HuffingtonPost)

The Case for Boise State


They destroyed Fresno State 51-0 for their 24th straight win, the first time Fresno State has been shut out since 1998. (ESPN)

Saturday Cartoon

Alternative Traffic Lights


Replacing the 3 circle design. (LATimes)

Trying Times at Notre Dame

Fighting through football adversity. (NYTimes)

Bulldozing Money to the Wealthy

The true success of the economy is not measured by aggregation. (NYTimes)

Friday, November 19, 2010

SI Weekend Pickoff

Ohio State tries to stay alive in the Big 10 race. (SI)

Bill Simmons' Week 11 Picks

Pats-Colts week. (ESPN)

The Office (NBC): Wuphf ("Woof")

Community (NBC): Professor Professorson

Community (NBC): Blanket Fort

Colbert Report: Pope on Friendster and Middle School Football

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Tip/Wag - Pope Benedict XVI, Trick Play & Joseph Gobbles
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Measure of America

America's health, education, and income state by state. (AndrewSullivan)

Gmail Tricks

Undo send and other useful tips. (HuffingtonPost)

Best Sports Fan Signs


The top 40. (SI)

Jimmy Kimmel: Unnecessary Censorship

Are You Smarter Than a 12th Grader?

A reading comprehension quiz. (CSMonitor)

Give 'Em Hell, Barry

Obama as Truman. (Slate)

More Tax Brackets


Reverse the trend. (Slate)

Does the TSA Actually Catch Terrorists?

If they do, they're not telling anyone. (Slate)

Paying College Football Players


Bad idea. (LATimes)

Movie Review: The Next Three Days


Russell Crowe breaks his wife out of prison. (LATimes)

Wrigley Field Football Solution


After realizing the problem of having no space in the outfield, all plays will be run in one direction in the Northwestern vs. Illinois game. (NYTimes)

The Ghailani Terrorism Verdict

Was the 1 conviction for 285 charges vindication for the civilian court side or military tribunal side? (NYTimes)

Daily Show: Glenn Beck is George Soros' Manchurian Lunatic

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
George Soros Plans to Overthrow America
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The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
The Manchurian Lunatic
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Daily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorRally to Restore Sanity

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Colbert Report: Energy Committee: Joe Barton vs. John Shimkus

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Chair Apparent
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The Kansas City Gerunds


Worst team name ever? (Deadspin)

Common Food Myths

Analyzing the five second rule and other food myths. (HuffingtonPost)

2 Minute Penalty for "Too Much Man"


When did that become a penalty?

SI Weekend Pickoff- NFL

The latest Patriots-Colts showdown. (SI)

The Old White Guy Rule

Congrats Mitt Romney, you're the 2012 Republican nominee. (CSMonitor)

Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows


Part 1 of the finale. (CSMonitor)(RottenTomatoes)

Waiting for Bullet Trains


Why are we so far behind? (PopSci)

The Rise of Snookiism


The promotion of American ignorance. (ForeignPolicy)

Tax Reform

Listening to Senator Ron Wyden. (Slate)

The Only Cut People Can Agree On

Everyone is willing to cut taxes but can't agree on any other cuts...yet they expect a balanced budget. (LATimes)

Reversed and Remanded


Supreme Court decisions often lack guidance to lower courts. (NYTimes)

START and Stop

Republicans are (inexplicably) holding up the new START treaty. (NYTimes)

Daily Show: Bristol Palin, The Situation, and Jason Jones' Bayonne

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Jason Jones' Bayonne
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Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Daily Show: Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera on the Financial Crisis

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Exclusive - Bethany McLean & Joe Nocera Extended Interview
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Alvin Greene for President

The failed Senate candidate has set his sights higher. (HuffingtonPost)

Worst Soccer Miss Ever (Qatar vs. Uzbekistan)

Greatest Trick Plays Ever

The top 50. (Complex)

The Reagan Crutch

Simply saying Ronald Reagan isn't a cure-all. (LATimes)

Earmark Reform

Good in principle but won't fix the economy (Did anyone say they would?). (NYTimes)

Lies Travel Fast

Anderson Cooper's good journalism to bunk the $200,000,000 per day India trip lie. (NYTimes)

NFL Power Rankings

AFC East sits on top. (SI)

Running Up the Score

The worst offenders in sports history. (ESPN)

Colbert Report: Sarah Palin's Alaska

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Stephen Colbert's Report
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Colbert Report: Four Loko and Cheesercize

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Thought for Food - C-Zurrrre, Medal of Hunger Winner & Cheesercize
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Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Dynamite By Mike Tompkins, The Talented Guy The Today Show Copied

Today Show: Dynamite

Jay Leno: Headlines 11/15

Colbert Report: Obama on Veterans Day

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Garfield and President Obama Dishonor Veterans
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Daily Show: The Good Old Clinton and Reagan Days

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Republicans Miss Bill Clinton
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How to Create Jobs


The different proposals. (Newsweek)

Anti-Healthcare Republican Congressman: Where's My Healthcare?

Self-awareness fail. (HuffingtonPost)

Listening to the Military

The far right "supports the troops" but consistently ignores them. (HuffingtonPost)

Wrigley Field Was Not Made For Football


Well, they did used to play with the uprights on the field so how bad could it be? (YahooSports)

The Periodic Table of Baseball Hall of Famers

Not sure if this is cool or a huge waste of time. (SI)

Largest Virtual Transaction Ever


Dealing in fake real estate. (PopSci)

Facebook's New Messaging Service

A challenge to Google. (LATimes)

New York Jets: Good or Great?

Still unclear after 9 games. (NYTimes)

Principal Over Principle

The tax debate. (NYTimes)

FDA Four Loko Ban Coming?


Alcohol and caffeine together...what could go wrong? (NYTimes)

Top 10 Words, Phrases, and Names of 2010

A year in review. (LanguageMonitor)

Daily Show: John McCain and DADT: It Gets Worse

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
It Gets Worse PSA
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Monday, November 15, 2010

SNL: Paula Deen Butter and Oil Paper Towels

Fresno St vs. Nevada Fans: Don't Run on the Field

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Trailer (Fri Nov 19)

The Deficit Deficit

4% of people want the deficit prioritized. (TheAtlantic)

Europe: 1000 Years in 5 Minutes

California High School Wild Finish

Heisman Watch


What happens if Cam Newton loses to Alabama or gets suspended? (SI)

NBA Power Rankings

Knicks are freefalling. (ESPN)

College Football Power Rankings

Oregon and Auburn survived scares. (ESPN)

Bowl Bubble Teams

Once again, UVA is on the outside looking in. (ESPN)

Early Birds vs. Night Owls

Is one group better or smarter than the other? (CSMonitor)

Redistricting


What counts as a legitimately drawn district? (Slate)

Take the Gloves Off

Obama isn't a fighter. (NYTimes)

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Jaguars vs. Texans Hail Mary Winner

SNL: George W Bush and Kanye West

SNL: G-20 Obama and Hu Jintao

Verizon iPhone: Coming in 2011


Signed, sealed, and ready for delivery. (CSMonitor)

Sunday Cartoon

Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Cheat Sheet

Where everything stands entering the last movies. (LATimes)

Interactive: You Fix the Budget

Pick what to cut to fix the budget deficit. (NYTimes)

I Believe I Can Fly

"If you jump off the top of an 80-story building, for 79 floors you can think you’re flying. It’s the sudden stop at the end that tells you you’re not."- Thomas Friedman (NYTimes)

The Secret Winners


Standing up to the superrich. (NYTimes)

SNL: Denzel Washington Unstoppable Trailer Commercial

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