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Jon Stewart isn’t cutting Romney any slack over poor wording

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart There are some people saying Mitt Romney’s statement that he’s “not concerned about the very poor” has been taken out of context and does not represent his campaign overall. The Daily Show host Jon Stewart is not one of those people. Stewart ridiculed Romney on last night’s show for [...] [Read More]
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Droid users most likely to have sex on the first date

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Guys and girls with Android phones tend to get it on earlier in a relationship, while BlackBerry users are more reserved, according to a survey of Match.com users in Canada that seems to confirm some stereotypes about the various smartphones. Consumerist summed up the results, initially reported by the Toronto Star: They found that 62% [...] [Read More]
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Houston millionaire adopts his girlfriend – really

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The move could affect an upcoming civil trial brought by the parents of Scott Wilson, who was killed in a crash with Goodman’s Bentley in Florida. [Read More]
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‘Star Trek’ captain charged with DUI

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Actor Avery Brooks who starred as Capt. Benjamin Sisko in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine was arrested and charged with DUI in Wilton, Conn. according to the Hartford Courant. The Courant reports that Brooks, 63 and a New Jersey resident, was driving in Connecticut Sunday when police received a complaint about his driving. He was [...] [Read More]
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McDonald’s stops using ‘pink slime’ in meat — did the Brits win?

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McDonald’s recently confirmed it will no long use scrap meat treated with ammonium hydroxide to make hamburgers and chicken sandwiches, and all of the United Kingdom is claiming victory. OK, maybe not all of the UK — just the Daily Mail and so-called Naked Chef Jamie Oliver. “After years of trying to break America, Jamie [...] [Read More]
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The First Lady rates political singers, including her husband

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Michelle Obama went on the The Tonight Show last night for the first time since becoming First Lady and let it slip that the president sings to her all the time. Last month the president sang Al Green’s Let’s Stay Together in an impromptu moment before starting a speech at the Apollo Theater. When she [...] [Read More]
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‘Jersey Shore’ star Snooki denies she’s pregnant

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Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is pregnant, according to a report in Star magazine. [Read More]
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‘Soul Train’ creator Cornelius dead in apparent suicide

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Soul Train creator Don Cornelius was found dead at his Sherman Oaks, Calif., on home Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles Times is reporting. [Read More]
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