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'F*ck It, I Quit': Alaska TV Reporter Makes Live Dramatic Exit (VIDEO)

talkingpointsmemo.com — Charlo Greene, a reporter for Anchorage-based television station KTVA, revealed that she was at the center of the story she had just covered, telling viewers that she is the owner of an area cannabis club.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @TPM: TV reporter/owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club says "fuck it," quits to work towards legalizing marijuana bit.ly/1tUKULL

Sep 22, 2014

Quits to take up fight for legal weed in AK >> 'F*ck It, I Quit': Alaska TV Reporter Makes Live Dramatic Exit (VIDEO) talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/charl…

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NYT Report: 'Chubby' Comment At Gillibrand Was Made By Late Sen. Inouye

talkingpointsmemo.com — The comment at Gillibrand was relayed by the senator in her new book "Off The Sidelines." She also described several stories of colleagues calling her "fat" and "porky" in difference instances. Inouye was a revered longtime member of the Senate who died in 2012.
Sep 22, 2014

The "chubby" comment re: Gillibrand was made by a dead man talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/kirst… can we drop it now?

Sep 22, 2014

Sen. Mix-A-Lot RT @TPM Who told Senator Kirsten Gillibrand "I like my girls chubby”? The NY Times names a name: bit.ly/1x0jDKs

Sep 22, 2014

NYT Report: 'Chubby' Comment At Gillibrand Was Made By Late Sen. Inouye talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/kirst…

Wyoming Sheriff's Dept. Wants You To Know They Have A Grenade Launcher

talkingpointsmemo.com — Actually, in the last 65 years three grenade launchers have been moved through the department, according to The Casper Star-Tribune. That's despite the fact that none of the grenade launchers have been used by deputies in the department. "We would use it in situations when less-lethal force is justified to get the situation under country," Lt.
Sep 22, 2014

Wyoming Sheriff's Dept. Wants You To Know They Have A Grenade Launcher talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/wyomi…

Rick Perry Cited Joan Rivers In Defending Anti-Abortion Law For Some Reason (VIDEO)

talkingpointsmemo.com — During the Texas Tribune Festival on Sunday Perry defended HB2, a strict anti-abortion law that required facilities in the state to meet ambulatory surgery center level requirements to stay open. The law would have closed over a dozen clinics around Texas, according to the Associated Press.
Sep 22, 2014

Rick Perry cites Joan Rivers’ death as reason for amped up abortion regulation: talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/rick-…

Sep 22, 2014

Rick Perry Cited Joan Rivers In Defending Anti-Abortion Law For Some Reason (VIDEO) talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/rick-…

Landrieu Helps LSU Fan With A Keg Stand At Campus Tailgate

talkingpointsmemo.com — Sen. Mary Landrieu helped a Louisiana State University fan with a keg stand on Saturday during a tailgate party ahead of the school's football game against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Landrieu was campaigning on campus and decided to attend the tailgate afterward.

How My Chronic Pain Shaped My Views About Abortion

talkingpointsmemo.com — For as long as I can remember, I've been pro-choice. And for as long as I can remember, I've been in pain, thanks to nerve abnormalities in my face and head that I was born with, and severe wrist problems that started in my late teens.

PHOTOS: Thousands Demonstrate In New York Climate March

talkingpointsmemo.com — NEW YORK (AP) - Accompanied by drumbeats, wearing costumes and carrying signs, thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Manhattan and other cities around the world on Sunday to urge policy makers to take action on climate change.

South Park Trolls Redskins With Promo Airing During Game (VIDEO)

talkingpointsmemo.com — South Park aired a season 18 preview in which the show takes on the controversy over the Washington Redskins' name during the team's Sunday game. In the promo, Redskins owner Dan Snyder asks that other companies stop using the team's name because it's "offensive to us" and "derogatory."
Sep 22, 2014

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Sep 21, 2014

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'Daily Show' Prank On Redskins Fans Leads To Tense Showdown With Native Americans

talkingpointsmemo.com — The Washington Post has the story: The Redskins Nation citizens eagerly signed up, most of them knowing that they might be mocked in their interview with correspondent Jason Jones. But several hours into the Sept.
Sep 22, 2014

Redskins fan punked by @TheDailyShow: "Native American people came in, just glaring at us.” talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/daily…

Sep 22, 2014

'Daily Show' Prank On Redskins Fans Leads To Tense Showdown With Native Americans @TPM talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/daily…

Sep 20, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

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