Daily Archives: February 15, 2013

The Chicago Way

Federal charges filed against Jesse Jackson Jr., wife Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was charged today with violating federal law by misusing $750,000 in campaign funds. Jackson, 47, a Democrat from Chicago, was charged in a criminal information with … Continue reading

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It was fun while it lasted

Here’s an update on a previous story. Damn, what a waste of salacious gossip: Congressman says deleted tweets were to his recently discovered daughter Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., tells NBC News that the 24-year-old woman he tweeted at during the … Continue reading

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SMOD is Coming!

The good news: SMOD is coming! The bad news: Not today. Asteroid named 2012 DA14 to come closer than any other one on record to actually miss Earth The asteroid expected to zoom by Earth on Friday — but narrowly … Continue reading

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{{Yawn}}

Jezebel: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Goes to 7 Continents, Finds Exotic People to Use as Props For the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, the magazine photographed models on all 7 continents. A world tour of ill-fitting “swim” wear! But sometimes … Continue reading

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