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Saturday, April 30, 2011

Seth Meyers White House Correspondents Dinner Speech 2011 Video

Barack Obama White House Correspondents Dinner Speech 2011 Video

Also: His 2010 speech here.

NFL Draft Winners and Losers

Some of the worst teams made the best moves. (SI)

If Past Movies Were Remade by Michael Bay


Needs more explosions. (Cracked)

Manu Ginobili Half Court Buzzer Beater vs. Grizzlies

Royal Wedding Doppelgangers


Silly British people. (Buzzfeed)

Little League Practice Schedule



Little League coach, a thankless job...except for the whole giving your kid too much playing time thing. (SportsPickle)

NFL Players Have Lockout Lemonade Stand

They made $11.75. (Sportsgrid)

Charles Barkley on the Royal Wedding

Donald Trump Drops Multiple F-Bombs in Profanity Filled Speech

Even FOX News thinks he jumped the shark with this one. (Mediaite)

What Determines Gas Prices


The 6 factors. (TheAtlantic)

Gas Prices: A Regressive Tax

Prices rise and the many suffer for the benefit of the few. (HuffingtonPost)

Saturday Cartoon: CBS News Anchor

Jimmy Kimmel: South Central Salutes the Royal Wedding

Real Time with Bill Maher: New Rules April 29

"You can't just jerk birthers into reality cold turkey. It's medically unsafe. So for you teabaggers out there that are sick about losing the birth certificate issue and you need a fix, here's a little something for you. Obama's children are actually Michelle's kids from her previous marriage to Allen Iverson." (RealTime)

Friday, April 29, 2011

NFL Draft 2011 1st Round Grades

Raiders: A+...they had no picks so they couldn't make their usual awful selection. (BleacherReport)

SI NFL Round 2 Mock Draft April 29

Another early run on quarterbacks this round? (SI)

The Office: Every That's What She Said

Gruden QB Camp: Little Giants Edition

30 Rock: Condoleezza Rice North Korea Cameo

You broke up with Condoleezza Rice by text? (Gawker)

Independent Voters: Predictable Idiots?


For all the love that independent voters get, are their votes any more rational than partisans? (AndrewSullivan)

Tea Party Favorite

Donald Trump has no real policy proposals, once favored a wealth tax and universal healthcare, and trumpets conspiracy theories...and the Tea Party loves him. (AndrewSullivan)

Microsoft: The Return of Clippy

#1 complaint about Microsoft products was definitely lack of Clippy. (TheAtlantic)

Reggie Bush Tweet: It's Been Fun, New Orleans

Reggie Bush takes offense to the Saints' Mark Ingram selection. (Twitter)

What Government Does

David Brooks does some real reporting instead of his usual armchair opining. (NYTimes)

Jimmy Kimmel: Carolina Panthers Select Lu Hao, Obese Chinese Baby

Jimmy Kimmel: Week in Unnecessary Censorship April 28

What Happened to the Baltimore and Chicago Trade?

The Ravens and Bears had a deal last night; Peter King explains what happened. (SI)

Colbert Report: It's Quiet, Maybe Too Quiet

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Homeland Security Eliminates Color-Coded Terror Alert System
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Colbert Report: Superpac and Russ Feingold Interview

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Progressives United - Russ Feingold
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Daily Show: British Taxpayers Covering Cost of Royal Wedding

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Royal Wedding Excitement in London
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NFL Draft 2011 1st Round Pick Analysis

Cold Hard Football Facts breaks down Day 1. (SI)

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Is the US Debt Limit Unconstitutional?

The 14th amendment case. (PoliticalWire)

How Poker Can Save the World

It would raise revenue and make people smarter...and maybe cure cancer. (HuffingtonPost)

Obama's Birth Certificate Through the Eyes of a Birther

Still suspicious. (HuffingtonPost)

New York Jets Past Draft Blunders Video

An annual favorite...


NFL Draft 2011 Drinking Game

Every time Chris Berman spoils a pick, take a drink...and be dead by 8:30. (SI)

Blame Goldman Sachs for the Food Crisis

Every problem leads back to unregulated greed. (ForeignPolicy)

The Office: Farewell to Steve Carell and Michael Scott


Tonight is Steve Carell's last episode. (LATimes)

Birth Certificate of Embarrassment

Get serious, America. (NYTimes)(Slate)

Jimmy Kimmel: Donald Trump's Birth Certificate

David Letterman: Top 10 Surprises on Obama Birth Certificate

Colbert Report: Sean Hannity Lies About Anderson Cooper, Goes on Ridiculist

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Anderson Cooper Goes on the Absurd-U-Chart
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Mike Mayock NFL Network Mock Draft 2011 April 28

Everyone's settled on Cam Newton as the #1 pick. (NFL)

Final Draft Countdown 2011 NFL Mock Draft April 28

Today is the day. (NFLDraftCountdown)

Daily Show: Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders Interview

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Bernie Sanders
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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Colbert Report: Barack Obama's Birth Certificate, No Proof He's a Black Man

"I have no proof that [Barack Obama] is even a black man. He could be white, and if that's the case, I don't understand why we're questioning his legitimacy."- Stephen Colbert

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
America Needs to See Obama's Report Cards
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama Tornado Video

Insane...

College Baseball Bracketology April 27

UVA leads the pack as the #1 seed. (ESPN)

One Out of Five Americans Do Not Believe Obama Exists

Birthers, meet the Existers. (BorowitzReport)

Rotoworld 2 Round NFL Mock Draft 2011

Cam Newton has emerged as consensus #1. (Rotoworld)

FOX News: White House Releases What It Says is Obama Birth Certificate


FOX News gives a nod to birthers by throwing "what it says" into headline.

ESPN NFL Draft Machine: Create Your Own Mock Draft

Be GM for a day. (ESPN)

SI NFL Mock Draft April 27

One day to go. (SI)

Barack Obama: The Last Moderate Republican

Why is Barack Obama the one championing George HW Bush moderate Republican policies? (Time)

Overstock.com Coliseum: Home to the Oakland Raiders and A's

Think twice before letting a company buy naming rights. (YahooSports)

Sportscenter: Top 10 Fans You Hope Never Reproduce

Kobe Bryant Big Dunk vs. Hornets

Lowering Gas Prices

Bush didn't have a magic wand to say "low gas", does Obama? (Slate)

Republicans Making It Harder to Vote

Republicans are trying to make it harder to vote, can't imagine why. (NYTimes)

Panetta to Secretary of Defense, Petraeus to CIA

Moving parts in the Obama administration. (Mediaite)

Jimmy Kimmel: Flintstones and Mob Wives Cartoon

Jimmy KImmel: Can You Keep a Straight Face While Interviewing Donald Trump?

Colbert Report: Alaska Bear Tasers, Pittsburgh Pirates, and FOX and Friends on Pepper Spray

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Current Events - Alaska Hunting, Pittsburgh Pirates & Pepper Spray
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Colbert Report: Mitt Romney Peacetime Gaffe

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Mitt Romney's "Peacetime" Gaffe
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Obama Gets Hawaii to Release His Birth Certificate


Will any crackpot birther really drop the issue now? Facts rarely get in the way of a good story. (CNN)

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Home Run? Ryan Rayburn Knocks Ball Over Fence



Worst outfielder aided home run since Jose Canseco seen above. (Deadspin)

Daily Show: 9/11 First Responders Checked Against Terrorist Watch List

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Friends Without Benefits
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Tina Fey Google Interview

Tina Fey visits Google. (Gawker)

Donald Trump Plays Affirmative Action Race Card Against Obama

What a disgrace and the media just eats it up because they love to chase the most ridiculous story of the day. (HuffingtonPost)

Jimmy Kimmel: Martin Short in Jersey Short

David Letterman: Bill Maher: Tea Party are Corporate America's Useful Idiots

The Onion: Fast Five Written by Five Year Old Screenwriter


Today Now! Interviews The 5-Year-Old Screenwriter Of "Fast Five"

Law Schools Misrepresent Job Numbers

Contrary to popular belief, not everyone gets a job. (TNR)

How Much Do Rich People Really Pay in Taxes?


The marginal tax rate is not what you're actually paying, especially if you load up on deductions. (HuffingtonPost)

Ryan Braun Fan Marriage Proposal Backfires


Putting your phone number on a sign at a ballpark with tens of thousands of people, great idea. (YahooSports)

Nick Markakis or Nick Markickass?


(Buzzfeed)

Tony Allen Grizzlies Logo Haircut


That's team spirit.

Mock NFL Mock Draft 2011

Mocking the mock drafts. (ESPN)

Apple and Google Tracking You and Your Smartphone

And maybe that's a good thing. (FastCompany)

Open Ethical Swiss Bank

Smoke and mirrors or an honest attempt to change? (FastCompany)

Baguettes of War


A protestor in Yemen. (ForeignPolicy)

Boycott the Royal Wedding

Why are Americans supporting a monarchy? (Slate)

Dow Hits Highest Mark Since May 2008

Unemployment is still stubbornly high but the stock market is surging. (YahooFinance)

UEFA Champions League Final Four


And then there were four. (WSJ)

Why Republicans Aren't Running for President

High profile names are skipping the 2012 campaign. (NYTimes)

Colbert Report: Vacsa Band and Restless Hand Syndrome

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Cheating Death - Vaxa International, Lap-Band Surgery & Restless Leg Syndrome
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Colbert Report: Ron Paul Interview

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Ron Paul
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Colbert Report: Donald Trump and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Obama's Tax Return & Road to the Trump House
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David Letterman: Bill Maher on Donald Trump

Monday, April 25, 2011

Daily Show: Premature Presidential Poll Results

The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Indecision 2012 - Premature Ecalculation
www.thedailyshow.com
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Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names


Take the desire path. (Buzzfeed)

$95.76 7-Up Prize for Making Half Court Shot at Lakers vs. Hornets Playoff Game

What a terrible prize. (Sportsgrid)

2011 NFL Mock Draft April 25

3 more days til the draft. (ESPN)

MLB Power Rankings April 25

2009 World Series rematch in the future? (ESPN)

Tom Coburn: Oath to Constitution Not a Special Interest Group

A little realism injected into the budget and tax debate. (AndrewSullivan)

Video Predicted iPad in 1994

The Ohio State Irony



(SportsPickle)

76ers Game Winning 3 Pointer to Avoid Heat Sweep

The Onion: Peyton Manning Names Starting Child


When you have twins, one has to be the backup. (TheOnion)

Ron Paul Profile


The man that always says what he believes. (Esquire)

Is Our Kids Getting Dumber?

Can American kids compete with the rest of the world? (ForeignPolicy)

Self Confidence Cure to Racial Achievement Gap

For once, the self esteem movement might not be a waste of time. (LATimes)

Sunday, April 24, 2011

2011 NFL Mock Draft April 24

The 1st round kicks off on Thursday night. (BleacherReport)

Jim Gaffigan: Religion and Easter

How Mac and PC People are Different

100% of both think the Mac vs. PC commercials are stupid. (Mashable)

Easter Sunday Cartoon Cards


Happy Easter. (Someecards)

Brandon Roy Game Winning Shot vs. Mavericks

FOX News Behind the Bias: Pot Calls the Kettle Black

Sean Hannity, one of the most biased vile individuals in media history somehow deems himself the appropriate host for a show on media bias. (Mediaite)

Sunday Cartoon: Filing Your Taxes

Healthcare Tax Credit

Would a flat tax credit provide the right incentive to shop for cheap but effective coverage? (NYTimes)

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