Gymnast Aly Raisman wins gold, pays tribute to Munich 11

Gymnast Aly Raisman wins gold, pays tribute to Munich 11

http://twitter.com/#!/DLoesch/status/233233221914083328 U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman, who is Jewish, followed up her gold medal win in the women’s floor exercise yesterday by paying tribute to the memory of the 11 Israeli athletes killed by Palestinian terrorists at the Munich Olympic Games. The New York Post: Raisman finished first in the women’s floor exercise, but she deserves to […]

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R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe: ‘Our music does not belong’ at Fox News; Update: Fox fires back

R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe: ‘Our music does not belong’ at Fox News; Update: Fox fires back

http://twitter.com/#!/ProducerMatthew/status/244123243794018304 Following in the illustrious footsteps of Maroon 5’s Adam Levine, former R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe threw a fit over Fox News’ use of the band’s “Losing My Religion” during its DNC coverage. R.E.M. issued a statement calling for Fox News to “cease and desist.” Stipe took the opportunity to don his trademark pretentious pants: […]

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Did CBS compare Iran’s presidential candidates to the Tea Party?

Did CBS compare Iran’s presidential candidates to the Tea Party?

http://twitter.com/#!/DFelter/status/346035127668862976 Tweeters immediately noticed the mention by CBS’ Elizabeth Palmer of the Tea Party when describing Iran’s presidential candidates. http://twitter.com/#!/tshyde/status/346072940292481025 Here is the video of the segment in which she said, “In U.S. terms, it was as if all of the candidates for the presidency came from the Tea Party.” http://twitter.com/#!/clskip/status/346035733225693184 http://twitter.com/#!/BradMD/status/346049299735511040 http://twitter.com/#!/rusure16/status/346332691588845568 Read more: […]

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