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Saturday, December 3, 2011

Friday, December 2, 2011

First Grade Problems Meme


First world problems gets a new friend. (Buzzfeed)

Bill Simmons Week 13 2011 NFL Picks

The return of the NBA and quick picks. (Week13Picks)

Daniel Craig on the Kardashians

Donald Trump to Moderate Iowa Republican Presidential Debate

Wow. (NYTimes)

Funny or Die: Herman Cain Sexual Harassment Training Video

[Warning: crude]

Study: People Go Online for No Reason

Guilty as charged. (USAToday)

The Impact of the Budget Sequester

Fast Food's Dirty Little Secret: It's the Middle Class Not Poor Buying Burgers


Contrary to conventional wisdom, McDonald's is not most utilized by poor people looking for cheap food. (TheAtlantic)

How Supermarkets Trick You Into Buying More

I am shocked to hear there is marketing going on in this establishment. (HuffingtonPost)

SI NCAA College Football Bowl Projections

Waiting for the last few games to sort out the field. (BowlProjections)

Weekend Pickoff: Stewart Mandel Week 14 2011 College Football Conference Championship Picks

Not much anticipation for conference championship week. (Week14Picks)

When is a Fetus a Person?

Time to make a decision. (Slate)

Building a Better Romney-Bot

Mitt Romney, almost literally a programmable robot. (NYTimes)

Craig Ferguson: David Sedaris Interview

Conan: Audiencey Awards December 1

Colbert Report: Herman Cain and Not Unattractive Women

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In Herman Cain's Defense
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Daily Show: Mitt Romney is His Own Mistress

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Indecision 2012 - Mittstorm
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Daily Show: Secret 7.7 Trillion Bank Bailout

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America's Next TARP Model
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Thursday, December 1, 2011

The Curse of Takeo Spikes

Sucks to be him, 14 years without making the playoffs. (SI)

Rolando McClain Arrest Photo


(Sportsgrid)

Jon Huntsman: Mittstant Replay Ad

Republicans Breaking on Tax Increases?

I'll believe it when I see it. (NYTimes)

Weekend Pickoff: Peter King Week 13 2011 NFL Picks

ESPN must be thrilled about the Chargers-Jags snoozefest coming up on Monday. (Week13Picks)

The Most Interesting Man in the World

Death to Pennies

Does the Charitable Deduction Matter?

Will people stop giving if they don't get a tax break? (AndrewSullivan)

Ron Paul Newt Gingrich Ad

Tea Party Struggling in Tea Party Districts

Buyers' remorse. (TheAtlantic)

What Each American League Team Needs

The AL Hot Stove. (Grantland)

Is Mitt Romney Still Inevitable?

Maybe Newt is the real Black Walnut. (CSMonitor)

Conan: Herman Cain Campaign Ad: Adultery and Economy

Colbert Report: Newt Gingrich is a Celebrity, 60K Speeches

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Indecision 2012 - Newt Gingrich Denies Lobbying
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Colbert Report: Siri is Pro Life

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Conservative Siri
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Daily Show: Egypt Votes on Pictures and Symbols: Soccer Ball 2011

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Indecision 2011 - Let My People Vote
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Texts from Bennett: HUSTLA DA RABBIT


Even if it's fake, the greatest blog of all time. (TextsFromBennett)

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Daily Show: Fire Alarm at NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams

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Brian Williams' "Nightly News" Fire Alarm
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Flowchart: Does Your Team Have a Chance at the BCS Title Game?

Most need not apply. (SportsPickle)

Why Mitt Romney Doesn't Give Interviews

Hard to defend a life of flip-flops. (AndrewSullivan)

The Illegitimate and Nonsensical BCS Formula

Waiting for a solution. (YahooSports)

Boise State vs. LSU Should be the National Championship

I disagree. (Grantland)

How the European Economic Crisis Could Hurt the US

The perils of a global economy. (Slate)

What Would Gandhi Do?

Maybe he wouldn't support Occupy Wall Street. (NYTimes)

Herman Cain's Middle School Quality Foreign Policy Project

Daily Show: Barney Frank Retires

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Barneys New York
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

This Never Happens

War on Christmas

Maury Christmas

Would Ayn Rand Support Financial Regulation?

Actually, yes. (AndrewSullivan)

Boomtown: 16 Cities to Watch


Future big cities. (ForeignPolicy)

Barney Frank's Best Quotes

A career of great quotations. (MotherJones)

TFD Opinions: NFL Standings Playoff Projections After Week 12

East: Patriots (13), Jets (11), Bills (8), Dolphins (5)
North: Ravens (12), Steelers (12), Bengals (11), Browns (4)
South: Texans (10), Titans (9), Jaguars (4), Colts (0)
West: Raiders (10), Broncos (9), Chargers (6), Chiefs (4)
Playoffs: 1. Patriots 2. Ravens 3. Raiders 4. Texans 5. Steelers 6. Bengals

East: Cowboys (11), Giants (8), Eagles (6), Redskins (5)
North: Packers (16), Bears (10), Lions (9), Vikings (2)
South: Saints (13), Falcons (11), Bucs (6), Panthers (4)
West: 49ers (14), Cardinals (6), Seahawks (5), Rams (2)
Playoffs: 1. Packers 2. 49ers 3. Saints 4. Cowboys 5. Falcons 6. Bears

Jimmy Kimmel: Herman Cain Cartoon: How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Rock Center: Obama Body Man Reggie Love Interview

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Colbert Report: No Apology by Stephen Colbert and Mitt Romney

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Tip/Wag - Barack Obama's Omission, Mitt Romney's Ad & Lululemon's Tagline
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Monday, November 28, 2011

Daily Show: FOX News Angry That Obama Didn't Thank God in Thanksgiving Address

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Much Ado About Stuffing
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How to Magically Reheat Cold Pizza to Original Form

Now Serving Vegetables

In 20 or 30 Years...

Who is the Real #2 Team in the BCS? Alabama or Oklahoma State?

Maybe not the team you'd expect. (CBSSports)

Now Your Microwave is an iPod



Instead of a boring beep when the timer hits zero, replace it with a song. (FastCompany)

Scarborough: Who's the Real RINO Quiz?

Huntsman is called a moderate but guess who's been making moderate statements for years. (Politico)

8 Gadgets That Lie to You Every Day

Annoying. (Cracked)

Obama's Harry Truman Reelection Strategy

Running against the do nothings. (DailyBeast)

John Harbaugh and Jim Harbaugh Postgame Hug

Dunder Mifflin Becomes a Real Paper Company

NBC is in such bad shape it has to produce actual paper? (Gawker)

DNC: Mitt v. Mitt Ad

The Myth of the Maverick

Does an outsider make a good leader? (CSMonitor)

The 10 Stories You Missed in 2011

Global changes that went largely unnoticed. (ForeignPolicy)

Krugman: Things to Tax

Why are 1990s tax levels the upper bound of what we're allowed to tax? (NYTimes)

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