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Sen. Chris Murphy threatens to ‘go all Richard Sherman on Republicans’

http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/425112743981494272 Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) obviously watched the end of the 49ers/Seahawks game when Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman went over-the-top during a post-game interview with Fox Sports’ Erin Andrews. The senator might be looking to re-enact Sherman’s performance: http://twitter.com/#!/ChrisMurphyCT/status/425111335551381504 How very intimidated the Republicans must be! Or maybe not: http://twitter.com/#!/JayCaruso/status/425116846660931585 http://twitter.com/#!/sevenlayercake/status/425112538502533121 http://twitter.com/#!/byroncopley57/status/425114730068324352 http://twitter.com/#!/jtfarmer/status/425115177668079616 http://twitter.com/#!/CarGuyDad/status/425114515135823872 http://twitter.com/#!/NumbersMuncher/status/425113105022988289 […]

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NBC’s Richard Engel live-tweets Taliban attack on Afghan election HQ

http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/449827897533292544 A week ahead of Afghanistan’s presidential election, Taliban jihadists reportedly attacked the Afghan election commission’s headquarters with heavy rockets and machine guns. NBC’s Richard Engel is live-tweeting the developments from Kabul: http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/449830204840878080 http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/449836104464994304 http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/449844569149296640 http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/449850138597793792 Other journalists on the scene: http://twitter.com/#!/SultanFaizy/status/449840352208646144 http://twitter.com/#!/AhMukhtar/status/449854351620968448 http://twitter.com/#!/Worldwidewebb1/status/449851041031684096 Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/29/nbcs-richard-engel-live-tweets-taliban-attack-on-afghanistan-election-office-pics/

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Embarrassing White House ‘health care bracketology’ GIFs slam dunked

http://twitter.com/#!/JeromeEHudson/status/445615545141166080 The White House, hoping that Obamacare can ride on the coattails of the NCAA basketball tournament, is featuring the GIF-heavy “16 sweetest reasons to #GetCoveredNow”: http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/445598183901503488 Among the 16 “competitors” in the Obamacare “tournament” is this: http://twitter.com/#!/charliespiering/status/445611169668009984 Yes, this is actually on the White House website as a reason to #GetCoveredNow: Who hasn’t that […]

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Lefty: Va. GOP race like ‘F, marry, kill’ between Malkin, Hasselbeck and Palin

http://twitter.com/#!/DelanaIryshe/status/467033891199393792 Mike Dickinson is very real, and seething with hatred for all things Tea Party, not to mention women on the Right. The self-described left-wing liberal claims he’s running to unseat Rep. Eric Cantor in Congress, and the repugnant Dickinson described the Republican ballot choices with a degrading “F, marry, kill” reference about Michelle Malkin, […]

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‘The text does not limit it to Crimea’: Putin reportedly asks parliament to use military in all of Ukraine; Update: Parliament approves

http://twitter.com/#!/shaunwalker7/status/439763628242530304 The Associated Press sent out an alert suggesting that Vladimir Putin was seeking permission to use the military in “Crimea.” http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/439759537739149312 Surprise! http://twitter.com/#!/BrianFaughnan/status/439766414942273537 Many are noting Putin’s “request” is for the use of Russian armed forces in all of Ukraine. http://twitter.com/#!/maxseddon/status/439761425922543616 http://twitter.com/#!/michaeldweiss/status/439763341754793984 AP’s follow-up to its initial tweet: http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/439761429126991872 From the AP report: Putin […]

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Will Bob Costas freak out about this US figure skater’s gun holster? [pics]

http://twitter.com/#!/HollyRFisher/status/432218298592133120 It’s possible NBC sportscaster Bob Costas will have his one good eye on other things — like noted peacemaker Vladimir Putin — but you just know he’ll be itching to weigh in on this costume worn by pairs figure skater Simon Shnapir. http://twitter.com/#!/dbutton101/status/432218777590038528 http://twitter.com/#!/ArshadGC/status/432215934364045312 Why is he wearing a gun holster? Um … because […]

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John Fugelsang describes why Scott Walker is out of white sheets

http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/437710175764762624 Actor John Fugelsang took a page from Virginia super-lefty congressional candidate Mike Dickinson with this idiotic crack about Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker: http://twitter.com/#!/JohnFugelsang/status/437710037138427906 Hilarious! No, not really. http://twitter.com/#!/nycconservative/status/437710437581602817 Who said anything about trying to be “rooted in reality”? Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/02/23/sad-desperate-delusional-actor-john-fugelsang-describes-why-scott-walker-is-out-of-white-sheets/

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Will Ferrell shows he’s just another #GetCovered celebri-cult ‘sell out’ [pic]

@funnyordie sell out. Sad. — DJ Helriggle (@DJHelriggle) February 24, 2014 Sigh. Another day, another celebrity pimp for Obamacare. Today, it’s Will Ferrell, actor and co-founder of pro-Obamacare comedy site “Funny or Die,” who’s shilling for stupidity: Don't have healthcare? Will Ferrell wants you to #GetCovered! http://t.co/ptvbuHacgT pic.twitter.com/nE9O7MWnpN — Funny Or Die (@funnyordie) February 24, 2014 […]

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