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Saturday, July 2, 2011

How Tim Pawlenty is RC Cola

Acceptable, but nobody's first choice. (FiveThirtyEight)

Fausto Carmona Falls Down Running to 1st Base

Good Parenting: Clean Your Room

Every Blog That Exists

This blog decidedly fits into the purple category.

Mets Start Paying Off Bobby Bonilla's 25 Year Deferred Contract

As if the Mets didn't have enough problems already. (Deadspin)

Why New York Bagels are Better

It's not the water. (AndrewSullivan)

Why Aren't the Blue Jays Better?


A big corporation running a team in a big city and they haven't made the playoffs since 1993. (Grantland)

What's a Super PAC?

Stephen Colbert shines the spotlight on campaign finance. (CSMonitor)

Saturday Cartoon: Rod Blagojevich

Friday, July 1, 2011

2012 Senate Rankings July 1

Somehow it seems like Tim Kaine and George Allen will be in a tie until Election Day. (WashingtonPost)

Lebron James Dunks on Kid at Basketball Camp

Conan: Tom Hanks Wants the Royal Cheese

Conan: Office Carpool

Conan: Jon Cryer Kills Off Charlie Sheen

NCAA: Athletes Will Be Paid NCAA Buckz

Seems like a good solution. (SportsPickle)

The Onion: Texas Vows to Reclaim Title of Most Regressive State from Arizona

Rick Perry will not tolerate being #2. (TheOnion)

SI MLB Power Rankings and All-Star Picks July 1

Yankees and Phillies on top again. (SI)

Tim Pawlenty's Latest Failure: Government Shutdown

Someone is eventually going to need to explain why Tim Pawlenty is running for President beyond the fact that he thinks he deserves it. (MotherJones)

The Mockery of Campaign Finance

Even with a SuperPAC, Stephen Colbert can't outdo Karl Rove. (WashingtonPost)

Rachel Maddow: Lucy with the Football Metaphor

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Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell: Glenn Beck FOX News Farewell Speech

Glenn Beck, the best there ever was. (Mediaite)

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Jimmy Kimmel: Glenn Beck and Looney Tunes Cartoon

Conan: Tom Hanks and Conan Ride a Scooter Through Town

Colbert Report: Afghanistan and Pakistan Debate: Stephen vs. Stephen vs. Terrorist

Daily Show: Supreme Court Says Violent Video Games Okay, Sex Not Okay

Bad news for Super Mario Boners.

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Daily Show: Willie Geist Demands Mark Halperin Apology for Dick Comment

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Thursday, June 30, 2011

2012 College World Series Predictions

Can South Carolina make it 3 in a row? (SI)

Blue Jays Minor League Team Does Major League Commercial Parody

Republicans Tired of Purity Pledges

Shockingly, Republican senators are getting tired of boxing themselves into the position of being rubber stamps for the right wing of the party. (Politico)

25 Cartoon Characters Whose Real Names You Never Knew


Cookie Monster is named Sid? (Buzzfeed)

The Onion: Darfur, Iowa Also in Pretty Bad Shape

Sudan's not the only place with problems. (TheOnion)

The Price Tag of Wrongful Convictions

Sloppy policework, overzealous prosecutors, lazy and incompetent defense attorneys, and easily convinced juries cost money and lives. (AndrewSullivan)

Top Tax Expenditures


Dirty little secret: tax breaks are the same as spending.

The Bin Laden Joke Obama Didn't Tell at the Correspondents Dinner

The original line was not Tim Hosni Pawlenty. (TheAtlantic)

Senate Votes to Break Confirmation Process Logjam

It still leaves plenty of opportunities to hold nominees up needlessly though. (WashingtonPost)

What is Google+?

Does Google even know? (Slate)

Turtles Stop JFK Runway

And they have a Twitter account. (LATimes)

Do Marriages Need Religion?

Why not sever the concepts of religious marriage and legal marriage? (NYTimes)

Colbert Report: Texas July 4th Fireworks Ban

You can take my fireworks from my cold handless hands.

Daily Show: Tom Hanks Interview

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

To Catch a Predator Host Caught Cheating on Wife on Camera

Sweet irony. (Gawker)

New York Becomes Latest State to Legalize Interleague Baseball

A great day for New York. (SportsPickle)

Cubs Fan Throws Tejada Home Run Ball Back to Infield

TFD: Best Posts of June

Best of 2011 updated for June. (TFD)

Rachel Maddow: Republican Governors and the Koch Brothers

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David Letterman: Tom Hanks Interview

Conan: Michele Bachmann History Channel

Colbert Report: Michele Bachmann and Psycho Sexual Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy

Daily Show: Louis CK Interview

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Daily Show: Jon Stewart Offensive Voice Montage

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011

North Korea Women's Soccer Coach Blames Loss to US on Lightning Striking Players

Excuses, excuses. (Sportsgrid)

Cirque Du Soleil First Pitch at Padres Game

SI MLB Midseason Awards

No surprises. (SI)

Craig Ferguson: Movie Trailer for French Show

Blue Jays vs. Tigers: Jim Leyland Ejected for Arguing

The Onion: South Postpones Rising Again Another Year

The South will rise again!...when they feel like it. (TheOnion)

Fact Checking Michele Bachmann

I don't think she even knows when she's lying. (WashingtonPost)

Supreme Court Strikes Down Arizona Clean Elections Law

Hooray, more influence for money in politics. (NYTimes)

Jimmy Kimmel: Louis CK Interview





Conan: Jack McBrayer for Ronnie's Vice President

Rachel Maddow: Pretending to Care: Republicans For It Before Obama Was For It

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Colbert Report: Gay Marriage and Dolphins

Monday, June 27, 2011

Daily Show: Chris Wallace Says FOX News Tells the Other Side

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Colbert Report: Write a Letter to the Editor for Governor Rick Scott

Rick Scott needs your support! (ColbertNation)

Pick Al Qaeda's New Name Contest

Yes We Quran! (Wired)

Republican Presidential Nomination Odds June 27

Change from last week in parentheses:
Romney 24% (-1)
Other 20% (+6) (note: moved Palin's 5% into other until/unless she decides to run)
Bachmann 16% (+2)
Pawlenty 15% (-1)
Huntsman 8% (-1)
Cain 8% (0)
Gingrich 3% (0)
Paul 3% (0)
Santorum 3% (0)

NCAA Considering College World Series Format Change

Switching from 2 rounds to 3 before heading to Omaha. (Omaha)

Should You Forward That Email? Chart

Coulibaly Hat Trick Bicycle Kick

The Onion: Creditors Repossess New England from USA

The US needs to pay off its debts. (TheOnion)

Fact Checking Rick Perry on Jobs

The jobs governor or just an illusion? (Time)

College World Series Final Preview and Prediction: South Carolina vs. Florida

The defending champs vs. the Capital One Cup winners. (SI)

Volkswagen Debuts Temporary Autopilot

Driving of the future. (PopSci)

Low Calorie Diet Can Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

You can cure yourself. (PopSci)

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Sportscenter Soccer Fake Ankle Injury Commercial

Mitt Romney Struggles to Find Non-$100 Bill in Wallet

Oh, Mitt. (Gawker)

Louis CK on Gay Marriage

If You Don't Like Gay Marriage, Blame Straight People

Your Odds of Dying From...


(Buzzfeed)

MLB Power Rankings June 23

The East is dominating. (SI)

Sunday Cartoon: Greece

The Peddlers of Fear

We need sensible terrorism prevention policy. (NYTimes)

College is Worth the Money

Even for jobs that don't require a college degree. (NYTimes)

Chevy Volt: Car of the Future

The hopeful demise of gas guzzlers. (NYTimes)

Gold Cup Goal Videos: Mexico 4 USA 2

Video of all of the goals. (Sportsgrid)

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