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The Palin Gamble

Wonkette’s headline for this clip: “Sarah Palin Won’t Be So Fun To Laugh At When She Accidentally Starts a Nuclear War With Russia, North Korea and Iran, and Kills Us All.”

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HomoQuotable – Suze Orman

“We have built an entire economy on lies and deceit. It’s like building a home or an entire building on a sinkhole. You have a foundation, supposedly. But a little crack, if something goes wrong — a little earthquake, a tremor — and it starts to open, everything starts to fall down and … that is exactly what has happened ...

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Short Circuit

Circuit City may not be around for the holidays. Circuit City Stores lost a recommendation from a firm that advises manufacturers on whether to ship goods to retailers a week after the Richmond-based electronics chain posted a quarterly loss more than triple its year-earlier loss. The withdrawal by Bernard Sands signaled concerns that Circuit City may have trouble paying its ...

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BREAKING: Connecticut Supreme Court Approves Same-Sex Marriage

The Connecticut Supreme Court has just issued its ruling that gays may marry! This has caught a lot of us by surprise. But who cares? Woo hoo! Same-sex couples won the right to marry in Connecticut in an historic ruling by the Supreme Court today. Citing the equal protection clause of the state constitution, the justices ruled that civil unions ...

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Broadway Friday

-Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, a superstar-laden joint benefit for the Elton John Foundation and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS will take place at the New Amsterdam on October 20th. Performing: Elton John, John Cameron Mitchell, Jane Krakowski, Joey Arias, Jake Shears, Rufus Wainwright, Ben Folds Five, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sherie Rene Scott, and many others. Tickets $250-$2,500. -One night only: Auditions for ...

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Last Day To Register To Vote In NY

Gothamist has the details: The voter registration in NY State is today. If you haven’t registered yet, the AP explains, “Only completed voter registration forms postmarked by midnight and received no later than October 15th will be valid for the upcoming general election.” Additionally, if you’ve moved to a new county you need to reregister from your new address (and ...

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I Am Cool

I may be old, but at least my niece thinks I’m cool. And I love how a well-placed Mickey Mouse sticker can make up for any mistake. If only that worked for us today. Not pictured: a less refined drawing from my nephew which my sister translated on the back. “This is Uncle Joe pretending to be a girl wearing ...

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The Obama Show

Barack Obama will run 30 minute infomercials on three networks a week before the election. The Obama campaign has bought a half hour block of primetime television – from 8-8:30pm ET – on Wednesday, Oct. 29, on CBS, NBC, and MSNBC, according to television industry sources. The bold buy, first reported by the Hollywood Reporter and featured on the Drudge ...

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