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MSNBC head apologizes for bigoted tweet, but will anything change? [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/MarlboroStan/status/428997874697773056 As Twitchy reported, Reince Priebus banned RNC staffers from appearing on MSNBC until network president Phil Griffin publicly apologized for MSNBC’s race-baiting tweet. This afternoon, Griffin issued a statement. But is it really an apology? http://twitter.com/#!/NoahCRothman/status/428994699261927425 Here’s the text of the apology, via Politico: The tweet last night was outrageous and unacceptable. We immediately […]

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Rio Olympics 2016 | Stray bullet flies into equestrian media centre

A stray bullet cut through the plastic roof of the equestrian media centre on Saturday, alarming journalists and underlining concerns about the host city’s ability to guarantee security at the world’ Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/sport/other-sports/rio-olympics-2016-stray-bullet-flies-into-equestrian-media-centre/article8955576.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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‘Burn in the deep pits of hell’: Non-Mizzou student brags about threatening prof who resigned

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As Twitchy told you, Mizzou professor Dale Brigham has resigned due to overwhelming pressure after refusing to placate the outrage mob by canceling an exam. His decision followed harassment like this: Brigham’s commitment to academics stuck in a lot of students’ craws, but it really got to this personin particular: Pardon our French, but what […]

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Weiner melts down on Rosh Hashana [video]; Update: Weiner mounts his defense

http://twitter.com/#!/MaeveReston/status/375314308550234112 If Anthony Weiner doesn’t like people scrutinizing his behavior, measuring his character, and comparing his words with his creepy deeds, maybe he shouldn’t be, you know, running for public office again. http://twitter.com/#!/lachlan/status/375316145999708161 http://twitter.com/#!/BKcolin/status/375321447394074624 http://twitter.com/#!/seanmdav/status/375320893695598592 And among the many other social graces Anthony Weiner never learned: Learning not to talk with your mouth full. http://twitter.com/#!/thestreeter/status/375316437885534208 […]

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‘Shots fired!!’ @HillaryClinton trolls Marco Rubio, and he hits back

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Over the past several days, Marco Rubio has taken some ribbing and scorn for repeating himself at last weekend’s debate. Vox was among many media outlets who made stories out of it: 8:30 pm: “And let’s dispel once and for all with this fiction that Barack Obama doesn’t know what he’s doing. He knows exactly […]

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