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Ted Cruz To Join Protest Against Controversial Opera, Organizer Says

buzzfeed.com — WASHINGTON - Senator Ted Cruz will join a protest outside Lincoln Center on Monday against a controversial opera about the murder of of a disabled American Jew by Palestinian terrorists in 1985. Protesters will gather outside the Metropolitan Opera to protest "The Death of Klinghoffer," an opera written in 1991 that deals with the murder of Leon Klinghoffer, 69, on a cruise ship hijacked by terrorists.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @rubycramer: kerfuffle of the day: Ted Cruz appears to back out of appearance at "Death of Klinghoffer" opera buzzfeed.com/rosiegray/ted-…

Sep 16, 2014

kerfuffle of the day: Ted Cruz appears to back out of appearance at "Death of Klinghoffer" opera buzzfeed.com/rosiegray/ted-…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @EvanMcSan: they should write an opera about this RT @RosieGray: and now Cruz's office says he's not going. buzzfeed.com/rosiegray/ted-…

Sep 16, 2014

they should write an opera about this RT @RosieGray: and now Cruz's office says he's not going. buzzfeed.com/rosiegray/ted-…

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Jon Huntsman, Independent For President

buzzfeed.com — Former presidential candidate Jon Huntsman has engaged in discussions with supporters in recent months about pursuing another White House bid - this time as an independent, according to three sources close to Huntsman. The former Utah governor declined to comment for the record.
Sep 16, 2014

But seriously, if not Mike Bloomberg, who will fill slow weekends with 3rd party speculation? buzzfeed.com/rubycramer/jon…

Sep 16, 2014

Huntsman raised his hand with all other Republicans in rejecting 10-1 spending cuts to tax hikes. Independent? bzfd.it/1ta9TKK

Sep 16, 2014

RT @BuzzFeedBen: Jon Huntsman and his aides are sounding out an independent presidential bid.... buzzfeed.com/rubycramer/jon… via @rubycramer & @…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @BuzzFeedBen: Jon Huntsman and his aides are sounding out an independent presidential bid.... buzzfeed.com/rubycramer/jon… via @rubycramer & @…

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Doctor Oregon GOP Senate Candidate's Health Plan Plagiarized From Karl Rove Group's Survey

buzzfeed.com — Republican Senate candidate Monica Wehby's original health plan appears to have been plagiarized from a survey done for Karl Rove's group Crossroads USA on health care reform. Wehby's plan has since been stripped from her website placed but a link to do it from her website find still leads to her copied plan.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @SimonMaloy: The funny thing about this is that conservatives still hated Wehby's health plan. buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynsk…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @alexyoun: Disturbing. Wehby’s health plan "plagiarized from a survey done for Karl Rove’s group Crossroads USA” // bzfd.it/1mcdw1B #ORSEN

Sep 16, 2014

RT @iheartpundits: Oregon Doctor GOP Senate Candidates Health Plan Plagiarized From Karl Rove Groups Survey buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynsk… #hotnow

Sep 16, 2014

RT @EvanMcSan: "Monica Wehby’s original health plan appears to have been plagiarized from a survey done for Karl Rove” buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynsk…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @EvanMcSan: "Monica Wehby’s original health plan appears to have been plagiarized from a survey done for Karl Rove” buzzfeed.com/andrewkaczynsk…

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Beyoncé And Jay Z Might Be Working On An Album Together

buzzfeed.com — Getty Images for American Eagle Michael Buckner Getty Images for Anheuser-Busch Christopher Polk "We love Paris. It's special to us because we got engaged here and this is where baby Blue was conceived,"Jay Z said. 3. In Paris, they performed to a crowd of 80,000 people.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @RealAdrianC: The gears of the internet will buckle: Beyoncé And Jay Z Might Be Working On An Album Together buzzfeed.com/mbvd/beyonce-a… via @michellebvd

Sep 16, 2014

RT @RealAdrianC: The gears of the internet will buckle: Beyoncé And Jay Z Might Be Working On An Album Together buzzfeed.com/mbvd/beyonce-a… via @michellebvd

Sep 16, 2014

The gears of the internet will buckle: Beyoncé And Jay Z Might Be Working On An Album Together buzzfeed.com/mbvd/beyonce-a… via @michellebvd

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Today Is The 5th Anniversary Of The Best Chicken Sexing News Blooper

buzzfeed.com — "Keep f*cking that chicken." - Ernie Anastos, Fox 5 newscaster and American hero.

How Ray Rice Will Fight The NFL To Play Football Again

buzzfeed.com — Ray Rice is a seventh-year NFL running back formerly with the Baltimore Ravens. The Ravens drafted Rice, who played college football at Rutgers University, in the second round of the 2008 NFL draft. As a pro, Rice has run for more than 6,000 yards and scored 43 touchdowns. On Feb.

Europe Would Survive An Independent Scotland

buzzfeed.com — LONDON - The nightmare scenario - according to the naysayers - is that if the Scots decide to vote yes to independence on Thursday, it would mean not just the end of the UK, but also the European Union. How could it not, they ask?
Sep 16, 2014

RT @PaulHamilos: If Scotland does vote for independence, it won't make any real difference to the EU. By me: buzzfeed.com/paulhamilos/eu…

Sep 16, 2014

RT @PaulHamilos: If Scotland does vote for independence, it won't make any real difference to the EU. By me: buzzfeed.com/paulhamilos/eu…

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We Asked Americans What They Think About Scottish Independence And It Was Pretty Bleak

buzzfeed.com — "¯\_(ツ)_/¯" -consensus. ..
Sep 16, 2014

RT @MiriamElder: We Asked Americans What They Think About Scottish Independence And It Was Pretty Bleak buzzfeed.com/tanyachen/we-a… pic.twitter.com/oA9lKXQbI9

Sep 16, 2014

We Asked Americans What They Think About Scottish Independence And It Was Pretty Bleak buzzfeed.com/tanyachen/we-a… pic.twitter.com/oA9lKXQbI9

21 Game-Changing Ways To Eat Guacamole

buzzfeed.com — An aspirational guide for motivated avocados .

Unpersuaded By White House, Hispanic Caucus Set To Demand Obama Act On Immigration After Election

buzzfeed.com — AP Photo/Charles Dharapak Latino lawmakers are drafting a resolution that would demand President Obama take executive action on immigration immediately after the election, according to three sources close to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) and a source who had the draft characterized to them.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @AJConsiderThis: Congressional Hispanic Caucus to demand Obama act on Immigration after election alj.am/1wAW4aN @LuisGutierrez joins @AMoraTV tonight

Sep 16, 2014

RT @leedsgarcia: Unpersuaded By White House, Hispanic Caucus Set To Demand Obama Act On #Immigration After Election buzzfeed.com/adriancarrasqu… via @realadrianc

Sep 16, 2014

RT @KateNocera: Unpersuaded By White House, Hispanic Caucus Set To Demand Obama Act On Immigration After Election buzzfeed.com/adriancarrasqu… via @realadrianc

Sep 16, 2014

RT @KateNocera: Unpersuaded By White House, Hispanic Caucus Set To Demand Obama Act On Immigration After Election buzzfeed.com/adriancarrasqu… via @realadrianc

Sep 16, 2014

Unpersuaded By White House, Hispanic Caucus Set To Demand Obama Act On Immigration After Election buzzfeed.com/adriancarrasqu… via @realadrianc

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Coca-Cola Is Bringing Surge Back

buzzfeed.com — After 12 years, Coca-Cola is reintroducing Surge. The world's biggest beverage company will begin selling 12-packs of the sweet citrus drink on Amazon Monday, according to a statement, marking the first time Coca-Cola has sold a product exclusively online.
Sep 15, 2014

@BuzzFeed In high school when Coke discontinued Surge my friends went to the warehouse and bought the last few cases buzzfeed.com/sapna/coca-col…

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Ditching Twitter

buzzfeed.com — I started writing this post a month ago, and finished it during a vacation spent mostly offline. Since I started it, several people I know have published or linked to posts about why they're leaving Twitter or why Twitter is getting uninhabitable, and Twitter itself has hinted that it's heading toward a filtered timeline-a development that has produced another series of reactions.
Sep 16, 2014

Recommended read: @kissane on ditching Twitter and "the churning undernet of uncontrolled id." bzfd.it/ZoLEgP

Sep 16, 2014

this basically perfectly crystallized all my recent thoughts about Twitter and Twitter fatigue buzzfeed.com/kissane/ditchi…

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New Lawsuit Seeks Debt Relief For Students At For-Profit Everest College

buzzfeed.com — A federal regulatory agency is suing the for-profit college giant Corinthian Colleges, alleging it lured students into a predatory private lending scheme with deceptive claims about job placement rates. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is asking the court to grant relief to Corinthian students who have together taken out more than $500 million in private student loans, called Genesis loans by the company.
Sep 16, 2014

New Lawsuit Seeks Debt Relief For Students At For-Profit Everest College buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl…?

Sep 16, 2014

The CFPB is suing the parent company of Everest College for predatory lending and looking to make students whole buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl…

Sep 16, 2014

New Lawsuit Seeks Debt Relief For Students At For-Profit Everest College buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… via @molly_hc @buzzfeed

Sep 16, 2014

RT @Molly_HC: New Lawsuit Seeks Debt Relief For Students At For-Profit Everest College buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… via @molly_hc @buzzfeed

Sep 16, 2014

New Lawsuit Seeks Debt Relief For Students At For-Profit Everest College buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… via @molly_hc @buzzfeed

New York Man Indicted On Charges Of Supporting ISIS

buzzfeed.com — Mufid Elfgeeh, of Rochester, N.Y., had obtained firearms will illegal silencers and described his plan to go on a shooting spree of U.S. military members, authorities said. His planned attack was meant to support the terrorist mission of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the grand jury said.
Sep 16, 2014

Dude in Rochester buys a bunch of illegal silencers to go on an ISIS-inspired shooting spree of US military personnel buzzfeed.com/claudiakoerner…

Sep 16, 2014

New York Man Indicted On Charges Of Supporting ISIS buzzfeed.com/claudiakoerner… via @claudiakoerner

LGBT Activists Challenge Facebook On Policy Requiring Legal Names

buzzfeed.com — Activists from San Francisco's LGBT community will meet with Facebook representatives on Wednesday after a rash of recent instances in which users - particularly drag queens - have been forced to use their legal names on their profiles rather than the names by which they identify.
Sep 16, 2014

LGBT Activists Challenge Facebook On Policy Requiring Legal Names: buzzfeed.com/tonymerevick/l… by @tonymerevick

Sep 16, 2014

LGBT Activists Challenge Facebook On Policy Requiring Legal Names - bzfd.it/1Dg2s9j

Sep 16, 2014

RT @fwd: LGBT activists are pushing back on Facebook and its policies on requiring legal names buzzfeed.com/tonymerevick/l…

Sep 16, 2014

LGBT Activists Challenge Facebook On Policy Requiring Legal Names buzzfeed.com/tonymerevick/l…

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