February 9, 2016
Updated 10:36 AM

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I Miss Barack Obama

nytimes.com — As this primary season has gone along, a strange sensation has come over me: I miss Barack Obama. Now, obviously I disagree with a lot of Obama's policy decisions. I've been disappointed by aspects of his presidency. I hope the next presidency is a philosophic departure.
Feb 09, 2016

David Brooks on 2016: 'the traits of character and leadership that Obama possesses...have suddenly gone missing' nyti.ms/20ltB3m

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Bloomberg says he is eyeing 2016 run for the White House

ft.com — Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire media owner and former New York mayor, has stated for the first time that he is considering a run for US president, a move that would dramatically reshape the 2016 race for the White House. Speaking to the
Feb 08, 2016

Mike Bloomberg tells @FT he is eyeing a 2016 run for the White House on.ft.com/1PKICdm via @FT

Feb 08, 2016

RT @Edgecliffe: Mike Bloomberg tells @FT he is eyeing a 2016 run for the White House on.ft.com/1PKICdm via @FT

Feb 08, 2016

RT @Edgecliffe: Mike Bloomberg tells @FT he is eyeing a 2016 run for the White House on.ft.com/1PKICdm via @FT

Feb 08, 2016

Mike Bloomberg: 2016 discourse is "distressingly banal and an outrage and an insult to the voters,” on.ft.com/1PKICdm via @FT

Feb 08, 2016

Bloomberg says he is eyeing 2016 run for the White House - on.ft.com/1PKICdm via @FT

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Revealed: tennis umpires secretly banned over gambling scam

theguardian.com — Two international tennis umpires have been secretly banned, while four others face being thrown out of the sport for life on charges of serious corruption, the Guardian can reveal.
Feb 09, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Tennis umpires secretly banned over gambling scam. By @seaningle theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb…

Feb 09, 2016

RT @ianprior: EXCLUSIVE: Tennis umpires secretly banned over gambling scam. By @seaningle theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb…

Feb 09, 2016

Astonishing story by @seaningle of how umpires allegedly conspired with gamblers to rig the odds theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb…

Feb 09, 2016

RT @paul__johnson: Tennis umpires secretly banned over betting scam. Amazing exclusive story by @seaningle theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb…

Feb 09, 2016

RT @paul__johnson: Tennis umpires secretly banned over betting scam. Amazing exclusive story by @seaningle theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb…

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What Hillary Clinton said in her paid speeches

politico.com — NEW YORK -- When Hillary Clinton spoke to Goldman Sachs executives and technology titans at a summit in Arizona in October of 2013, she spoke glowingly of the work the bank was doing raising capital and helping create jobs, according to people who saw her remarks.
Feb 09, 2016

"She sounded more like a Goldman Sachs managing director” politi.co/1PismPo

Feb 09, 2016

RT @blakehounshell: "She sounded more like a Goldman Sachs managing director” politi.co/1PismPo

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The Anxiety Of Being Marco Rubio

buzzfeed.com — MANCHESTER, N.H. - Millions of people watched Marco Rubio's televised tailspin in the opening minutes of last weekend's Republican presidential debate - but what, exactly, they saw depended on the viewer. To rivals, Rubio's reflexive retreat to the same snippet of well-rehearsed rhetoric - over and over, and over, and over again - was proof of the freshman senator's status as a lightweight.
Feb 09, 2016

“Rubio is known to friends, allies, and advisers for propensity to panic in moments of crisis” buzzfeed.com/mckaycoppins/t…

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My Little Sister Taught Me How To Snapchat Like “The Teens”

Feb 08, 2016

This is incredible… @rosen’s little sister taught him how to use Snapchat like a teen buzzfeed.com/benrosen/how-t… pic.twitter.com/uNRCYZWbBf

Feb 08, 2016

"Also, EVERYONE looks at Cosmo on Discover. If it’s funny, they share it." Oh hey, @Cosmopolitan! buzzfeed.com/benrosen/how-t…

Feb 08, 2016

the tech industry is the overlords in childhood's end. they bring the overmind to the children but can not join it buzzfeed.com/benrosen/how-t…

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