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LeBron's pride simply not important
The wrong P-word is being tossed around in the LeBron James free-agency saga. Pride. There's a prevailing sentiment among some folks, particularly black folks, that LeBron will have to swallow his pride in order to play basketball again for Dan Gilbert, the owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers. My
'Joe the Plumber' Finds New Job, Nasty New Nickname
Looks like “Joe the Plumber” has landed himself a new job – and a new, unsavory nickname. Just four days into his union job at Chrysler, Joe Wurzelbacher says a co-worker called him a “teabagger.” Wurzelbacher catapulted into the national spotlight in 2008 when he...
Top 7 Wacky Moments of Town Hall Debates
Town hall debates, like the one President Obama and Mitt Romney will face off in this week, are like the Wild, Wild West of presidential debates. There are no podiums, no carefully crafted questions from seasoned journalists and no restrictions on where the candidates can stand, sit or stroll. If
Romney Tapes Give Way To The Not-So-Calm After The Storm (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: ROMNEY TAPES GET THE SUPER PAC TREATMENT: That didn’t take long. The pro-Obama super PAC, Priorities USA Action, is quick out of the starting gate this morning with a new television ad featuring footage of Mitt...
Seeking Shift Away from Leaked Videos, Romney Highlights Old Obama Audio
SALT LAKE CITY — Seeking to shift the attention away from a leaked video from a private fundraiser in which he said he doesn’t have to worry about 47 percent of non-income tax paying Americans, Mitt Romney today sought to draw attention to a 1998...
Ryan Says Obama 'Drops His Veil' at Times
CARNEGIE, Pa. — Paul Ryan said today that President Obama “sort of drops his veil” at times, apparently suggesting the president doesn’t always reveal his true beliefs. “Every now and then President Obama sort of drops his veil, he’s less coy about his philosophy. He...
Quotes of the Week: 'Baywatch Babe Goes Hunting for Noah's Ark'
Check out this week's craziest and most buzzworthy quotes from ABCNews.com 'If I Didn't Know Me, I Would Think It Was Funny. You Know, 'Baywatch Babe Goes Hunting for Noah's Ark' Former Baywatch star Donna D'Errico is determined to continue her search for Noah's Ark, despite suffering injuries and
Biden in Chains, Obama's Seamus Joke, Who Doesn't Support Medicare Cuts? (PM Note)
We are Pi – Weird Fact of the Day – “U.S. population clock reached milestone of 314,159,265 residents | pi (3.14159265) x 100 million” on.mktw.net/Ni7ffc (h/t Navroop Mitter) 70 Year-Old Tommy Thompson Can Do 50 Pushups. Can He Win a Primary? http://abcn.ws/NxCBB5M (Chris Good) Chelsea...
Joe the Plumber Unfiltered: Build a 'Damn Fence' and 'Start Shooting'
Samuel “Joe the Plumber” Wurzelbacher is not politically correct and he’s proud of it. And to prove it, the Ohio Republican congressional candidate told a crowd of about 125 supporters in Arizona that the government should “put a damn fence on the border going with...
Quotes of The Week: 'They Hoped a Serial Killer Would Jump Out at Them'
Check out this week's craziest and most buzzworthy quotes from ABCNews.com "They put 50 people in front of computers and hoped that a serial killer would jump out at them." Highway 16 in Canada has become known as the "Highway of Tears" because dozens of women have disappeared along its route. Many