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Sen. Cory Booker says he’ll continue ‘hyper-local’ approach to governing

http://twitter.com/#!/CoryBooker/status/289489016066289664 That Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker is planning a run for Senate is the worst-kept secret in politics. Enthusiastic Twitter followers who ask what they can do to facilitate a campaign are simply directed to the mayor’s website to sign up, like so. Haven’t started yet but please sign up/register at corybooker.com RT @rosetintedvisor […]

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Bow chicka panda

http://twitter.com/#!/bethanyshondark/status/197070902016483329 You really can’t make stuff like this up. Over the weekend,  Mei Xiang and Tian Tian had the chance to do things the ol’ fashioned way at the National Zoo. Apparently a little Barry White and a bottle of wine didn’t do the trick: “They had a chance to breed naturally yesterday,” Renick-Mayer said. […]

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10 Things That Modern Movies Get Wrong About Vampire Stories In History.

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Let’s face it. Vampires were subverted by Hollywood as a way to sell more tickets. In principle, I suppose there’s nothing wrong with this. Though, in the process, everything that used to make vampires so terrifying is now lost. (Scary vampires didn’t sparkle, for one thing.) That said, here are 10 things that modern popular […]

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WaPo writer tweets out old story about GOP rep, lefties run with it as news

http://twitter.com/#!/smgfancarl/status/247813194305925120 #SPEW RT @FixAaron: GOP delegate in Virginia says disabled kids are God's punishment for women who have had abortions. http://t.co/b8IwgK6g — Tony DiLascio (@TADiLascio) September 17, 2012 This afternoon, The Washington Post’s Aaron Blake tweeted out a link to a story about a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates who, at an […]

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13 Phrases From “Puberty Blues” You Need In Your Life Right Now

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Rack off, ya fish-face moll. Puberty Blues is an iconic Australian movie (and book and TV show) that forever immortalised the ~youth culture~ of the late ’70s/early ’80s, including the glorious slang. We think it’s time for some to make a comeback… 1. Ban “fair dinkum”. Say goodbye to “strewth”. “Deadset” is the only true […]

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