Daily Archives: February 22, 2013

THE SKY IS(n’t) FALLING!

Jonathan Karl at ABC breaks the media code of silence: Devastating Sequester Spending Cuts? Give Me a Break! The Sky is Falling! Maybe, but it really shouldn’t be. The Obama administration’s list of what will happen if upcoming spending cuts … Continue reading

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Who the hell is Oscar Pistorius and why should I care?

Today’s ZOMG! news bulletin: Oscar Pistorius granted bail in murder case Nine days after his arrest in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius has been released on bail. A judge granted bail to the double-amputee athlete Friday on … Continue reading

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It’s a Greek Tragedy

Jazz Shaw: Scarborough: Former congressman Jesse Jackson’s facing jail time after pleading guilty to misusing hundreds of thousands of dollars of campaign funds. A tearful Jackson apologized to his family and friends. NBC’s justice correspondent Pete Wlliams takes us through … Continue reading

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