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CNBC’s Joe Kernen disparages Indians on live TV

In a dashing display of empathy, CNBC’s Joe Kernen attempted to make his run as an American ambassador to Indian peoples everywhere on live television. Spoiler alert: He failed miserably. On a Friday edition of the “Squawk Box”, Kernen and his co-hosts were talking about exchange rates and foreign currencies when Becky Quick said she  
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TV: How Do You Think ‘Breaking Bad’ Will End?

If you’re anything like me, and the ratings suggest you probably are, you’ve been having a tough time on Monday mornings carrying on conversations with anyone who hasn’t seen “Breaking Bad” the night before. What’s worse is people who have the latest episode on DVR but haven’t seen it yet. You’re dying to say, “What?  
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After delay, Mariano Rivera fans get their bobbleheads

When the Yankee Stadium gates opened 40 minutes late Tuesday for Mariano Rivera Bobblehead Night, there were still no bobbleheads. Instead, the first 18,000 Yankees fans through the turnstiles, who by
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School cancels mosque field trip after parent objects to ‘pushing Islamic tolerance’

Afraid students would learn tolerance (God forbid!) by visiting an Islamic mosque, a squeaky wheel stepdad complained to administrators at Henderson High School in Hendersonville, Tenn., prompting them to cancel all religious field trips. Mike Conner worried that his stepdaughter would learn a little too much about Islam during a 36-week world studies course. When  
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Bono’s Bill Clinton impression is dead on

Apparently, Bono does a pretty decent impression of Bill Clinton, which he performed during a Clinton Global Initiative event in New York City today.

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Obama: ‘I’m scared of my wife’

The real reason Obama quit smoking six years ago? He’s scared of Michelle:

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NFLer tweets photo of missing finger

So you lose the end of your middle finger during an NFL game, what’s the first thing you do after seeking medical attention? Obviously tweet a photo out to your 11,000 followers. That’s what Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson did anyway. “I’m not even sure how it happened,” Johnson told the Arizona Republic, “If I had  
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Westport native captures Nairobi mall massacre

New York Times photojournalist and Staples High graduate Tyler Hicks was in a shop next to Nairobi’s Westgate Mall on Saturday when militants stormed the upscale shopping center, igniting a bloody,
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Ron Paul: More women should sacrifice career to homeschool kids

America needs more home-schoolers, ladies. Yeah, you probably have a day job and can’t afford to take the time off to properly educate your offspring at home. But that’s just an excuse, you wimp. Even a woman working two jobs and living at a homeless shelter could find time to teach her child. Well, according  
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Video: Camera offers bird’s eye view from soaring eagle

Check out this video taken from the back of an eagle as it soars in Chamonix, France. The video, apparently shot in the Mer De Glace area, was posted to Youtube on Monday.
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