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Saturday, May 19, 2012

Airplane Safety Lecture

Drunk Man Falls Out of Window on Local News

Calvin Johnson Hits a Home Run Video

Quote of the Day: Tom Coburn

"My hope would be we reach a grand compromise. But the vote in the House proves what I said in the book. You had a vote in the House on a plan that could solve our problems and the Democrats didn’t vote for it because it touches Social Security and Republicans vote against it because of revenues. Both sides accentuated their differences rather than sending a signal to the international community that we could get together and cut $4.5 trillion over the next 10 years. Which raises the question: Why are they here? If you’re here just to get reelected, you’re worthless to the country,"- Sen. Tom Coburn

Why Barack Obama Should Keep Joe Biden

A response to the Hillary for VP crowd. (TheAtlantic)

Why Americans Elect Failed

Setback for independents. (CSMonitor)

Saturday Cartoon: Media Election Coverage

Nocera: Free the Post Office

Unique rules that are killing the Post Office budget. (NYTimes)

Shotgun

Just Chillin'

Real Time with Bill Maher: New Rules May 18: Liberty University Diplomas

"Target serves pizza. That doesn't make it a restaurant."
Episode 249 by BillMaher1956

Friday, May 18, 2012

Random Dudes With More Home Runs Than Pujols

...is now its own website. (RandomDudesWithMoreHomeRunsThanPujols)

Preseason 2012 College Football Top 25 May 18

Another update to the preseason rankings. (ESPN)

Worst Meatball Sandwich Ever

Parking Champ of the Day

What Alcohol Says to You

Big 12 vs SEC New Year's Day Bowl Announced

Big 10 vs PAC 12 gets some competition. (ESPN)

Jay Leno: Hugh Laurie Interview


James Lipton Teaches Mitt Romney How to Be Human

Spending, Taxes, and Deficit Lower Under Obama

Jeopardy: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: X Movie Rating

Delta Offers Rangers Fans Free 17 Minute Flight to New Jersey for Game 3

Incase you can't bear to ride the train. (YahooSports)

How the Avengers Explains the World

Art as life? (ForeignPolicy)

David Letterman: Conan and Dave Bash Jay Leno

It's Morphine Time

Ice Cream Lock

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Charles Barkley and a Shakeweight

Which Birth Dates Are the Most Common?

Causes of the National Deficit

Bubbles Make the Rich Richer

And everyone else suffers. (TheAtlantic)

Wheel of Fortune Fail: Biffy Ocean

2012 TV Upfronts: CBS

As usual, CBS keeps most of its schedule. (Zap2It)

TFD Opinions: Election 2012 Projections May 16

Swings toward Obama since last update: Iowa, Minnesota, New Hampshire
Swings toward Romney since last update: Indiana, Oregon, Wisconsin

Solid Obama (189): California (55), Connecticut (7), DC (3), Delaware (3), Hawaii (4), Illinois (20), Maine (4), Maryland (10), Massachusetts (11), Minnesota (10), New Jersey (14), New York (29), Rhode Island (4), Vermont (3), Washington (12)

Likely Obama (64): Iowa (6), Michigan (16), Nevada (6), New Hampshire (4), New Mexico (5), Oregon (7), Pennsylvania (20)

Lean Obama (50): Colorado (9), Ohio (18), Virginia (13), Wisconsin (10)

Toss-Up (44): Florida (29), North Carolina (15)

Lean Romney (22): Arizona (11), Missouri (10), Nebraska CD-2 (1)

Likely Romney (77): Georgia (16), Indiana (11), Montana (3), South Carolina (9), Texas (38)

Solid Romney (92): Alabama (9), Alaska (3), Arkansas (6), Idaho (4), Kansas (6), Kentucky (8), Louisiana (8), Mississippi (6), Nebraska (4*), North Dakota (3), Oklahoma (7), South Dakota (3), Tennessee (11), Utah (6), West Virginia (5), Wyoming (3)

Overall: Obama 303, Romney 191, Toss-up 44 (Map)

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Game of Thrones: King Joffrey Getting Slapped

Manchester City Game Winning Comeback Goal vs. QPR Video

Rangers vs. Devils: Lundqvist vs. Brodeur

Stepping into Marty's skates. (ESPN)

Infield Fail

Sunday Cartoon: Bipartisanship

PBS: King of Late Night

Documentary about Johnny Carson on Monday night. (WashingtonPost)

How Germany Handled Unemployment

Can we learn from them? (NYTimes)

SNL: ESPN Classic: Stayfree Maxi Pads

SNL: Weekend Update: Really?: Time Magazine Breastfeeding Cover

SNL: Joe Biden and George W Bush Commiserate

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