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Seinfeld star responds to Mitt Romney after GOP debate

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By Erin Mulvaney Houston Chronicle Staff Writer GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has made it clear that he is a Seinfeld fan by mentioning the show more than once on the campaign trail. This morning, however, Jason Alexander, who famously played George Costanza in the show, made it clear he is not a fan of [...] [Read More]
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Jason Campbell denies he’s a runaway groom

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If you sent Jason Campbell a wedding present last week, you might be miffed to learn that his nuptials were called off at the last minute. But probably not as miffed as the 162 guests, many of whom flew to the event in the Dominican Republic, the home of his bride-to-be. One report had the [...] [Read More]
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Ultimate Tazer Ball: As dumb as it sounds

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If you think ultimate fighting, is rough, meet Ultimate Tazer Ball. The players carry tasers, those self-defense devices that are intended to shock would-be attackers, and zap each other when necessary in a battle over a huge ball on something like a soccer field. [Read More]
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Woman eats only cheese pizza for 31 years

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First, there was the 17-year-old British girl who ate only chicken nuggets. And now, a 33-year-old British woman says she’s spent a lifetime eating only pizza. [Read More]
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Obama belts the blues with B.B. King

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By NANCY BENAC Associated Press WASHINGTON — The president just couldn’t say no: Mick Jagger held out a mic almost by way of command, and soon Barack Obama was belting out the blues with the best of them. The East Room of the White House was transformed into an intimate blues club on Tuesday night [...] [Read More]
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Google’s Doodle goes wavy today

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Today’s Google Doodle honors Heinrich Rudolf Hertz, the German physicist who gave us the hertz, which is the international unit of frequency. [Read More]
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N.Y. teachers’ health plan includes free plastic surgery

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Free plastic surgery for teachers is a policy that’s been on the books in Buffalo, N.Y., for nearly 40 years, CNN reports. Amazing at a time when teachers are being laid off around the country. [Read More]
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Gingrich proved wrong about putting gun racks in Volts

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GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich told Oklahomans this week that you can’t put a gun rack in a Volt [Read More]
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