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Idol Season 7: No Sanjaya In Sight

Hoping to find this year’s Sanjaya, I tuned into last night’s American Idol for their all-guys show. (The all-girls show is tonight.) None of the 12 contestants seemed to have that wacky Sanjayacity that made last season the first one that I actually took an interest in, but I totally fell in love with 17 year-old puppy dog David Archuleta …

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Obama Extends Streak To 9

The guy seems unstoppable at this point. Senator Barack Obama decisively beat Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton in the Wisconsin primary on Tuesday night, accelerating his momentum ahead of crucial primaries in Ohio and Texas and cutting into Mrs. Clinton’s support among women and union members. With the two rivals now battling state by state over margins of victory and allotment …

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The Snozzberries Taste Like Snozzberries!

You can stop licking your copy of Unzipped and proceed directly to People. Madison Avenue thinks a tasty approach will give new life to Welch’s grape juice. Welch’s is taking out full-page print ads in People magazine this month that give readers a chance to sample its grape juice by licking the ad. The front of the advertisement shows a …

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Daily Grumble

So last night I was watching the History Channel’s excellent documentary series The States. Oh, my embarrassment to learn that I’ve been mispronouncing “Nevada” my entire life. As the state license plate primly points out, it’s Nevăda, with the middle “a” said like the “a” in “cat”. Ne-VAD-ah. I’ve been saying “Ne-VAH-da.” Dammit.

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Swag Tuesday

As he is in the news today, it’s fitting that today’s Swag Tuesday giftie is a hand-printed Tim Gunn t-shirt from artist/blogger Chris Glass’s company Wire & Twine. Chris drew the picture himself and says, “The winner would be able to choose any ladies or men’s sized American Apparel heather gray shirt.” I’ve got a different Chris Glass original that …

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The Avis Of Valentines

6 Train, 8:30 am…. Girl 1: What did you get for Valentine’s Day?Girl 2: I didn’t get shit.Girl 1: David gave me a dozen roses and took me to Per Se.Girl 2: Yeah, but he’s fat, so he has to try harder.Girl 1: This is true.

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New Jersey’s Civil Unions “Don’t Work”

On the one-year anniversary of civil unions becoming legal in New Jersey, a state commission has released a report saying that civil unions don’t work and that gay couples in Massachusetts don’t have the same legal difficulties faced by those in New Jersey. The commission found that many companies in the state that are self-insured, and thus regulated by federal …

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Tim Gunn: Hillary Dresses Like A Man

Project Runway host Tim Gunn thinks that Hillary Clinton dresses like she’s confused about her gender. The bit about Hillary starts about five minutes into the clip. Gunn closes by saying that Nancy Pelosi is the best-dressed person on Capitol Hill. That’s……surprising.

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