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LIVE AT FIVE – 02.14.11

Posted on | February 14, 2012 | 7 Comments

– compiled by Wombat-socho

TOP NEWS
House GOP Moves To Decouple Payroll Tax Extension

Speaker of the House John Boehner

Boehner to schedule vote on payroll tax extension alone

Israel Blames Iran For Attacks On Embassies
Teheran denies involvement in attacks

Budget Filled With Broken Promises And Gimmicks, Say Republicans
Senators line up to lambaste “Debt On Arrival” budget from White House

POLITICS
“Super Tuesday” Looms As Decisive Day For Gingrich

Newt Gingrich, speaking at CPAC last Wednesday

Low on money, falling behind in polls…will he make it to spring?

NJ Senate Approves Gay Marriage Bill

Hoekstra Pulls Ad But Still Catching Heat

“Dogs Against Romney” Protest Planned For Westminster Dog Show

Former Corps Of Engineers Manager Pleads Guilty In Contract Scam

House GOP Opens Highway Bill To Amendments

Wisconsin Legislators Unveil New Mining Bill

Obama Proposes “Buffett Rule” To Replace AMT

THE ECONOMY, STUPID
NYMEX Crude Closes Above $100 After Sharp Rise On Monday
North Sea Crude Hits $118
Italy, Spain Ratings Cut By Moody’s, UK May Lose Top Rank
Apple Stock Powers Past $500
Luxembourg Minister Says Greek Exit From Euro Possible
CFPB Releases Model Mortgage Statement
Rackspace Profit Tops Estimates As Cloud Revenue Grows
U.S. & EU Approve Motorola Mobility Sale To Google
Inspections Of Apple’s PRC Factories Begin
Laptop-Shooting Father Fights Off Fame, Police
MySpace Making A Comeback?
Reddit Dragged Screaming Into 21st Century

SPORTS
Randy Moss Says He’s Coming Back

Randy Moss

Family issues resolved, wide receiver wants back into the NFL

Sixers Hang On For Win #20, Send Bobcats To 15th Straight Loss

#2 Syracuse Sneaks By #18 Louisville

Magic Put Down Timbermutts 102-89

A’s Sign Slugging Cuban Defector Cespedes

Rumor: Peyton Manning To The Texans?

Former 49ers WR Freddie Solomon Dies, 59

England Thrashes Pakistan In 1st ODI

Nationals Single Game Tickets Go On Sale March 8

FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Autopsy: Houston Died From Prescription Drugs, Not Drowning

Whitney Houston, 1963-2012, RIP

Alcohol a factor

Celebrities Shamed For Partying While Houston’s Body Still In The Hotel

Beyonce & Jay-Z Skip Grammy Awards

Kate Upton Revealed As 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Cover Girl

Nicki Minaj Panned For Onstage Exorcism At Grammys

Hilary Duff’s Hubby Mike Comrie Retires From The NHL

Oprah Begs Public For OWN Ratings

FOREIGNERS
UN Says Syria Encouraged By PRC, Russia Vetoes
Abu Qatada Release From Jail Sparks Furor
Saudi Blogger May Face Death Penalty For Mohammed Tweets
PRC’s Xi Begins U.S. Visit
Man Held After Amsterdam Airport Bomb Threat
French Socialist Candidate Assails Imposition Of Austerity Plan On Greeks
Young Challenger Takes On Chavez In Venezuela

BLOGS & STUFF
Pundit Pete: Obama Makes Surprise Appearance At CPAC
Babalu: Venezuelan Opposition Chooses Capriles To Challenge Chavez
American Power: Santorum Support Surges Among Tea Party Members, Evangelicals
Ed Morrissey: National Review Tells Newt To GTFO
Atlas Shrugs: American Jizya – Obama Proposes $800 Million For Arab Spring
James Pethokoukis: Obama’s Budget Doubles Down On Class Warfare
Weasel Zippers: CBC Head Emanuel Cleaver Says Obama’s Budget “A Nervous Breakdown On Paper”
Daily Caller: Inside Media Matters – David Brock’s Enemies List
Michelle Malkin: Non-Shocker Of The Morning – Soros Monkeys Coordinate With Democrats
iOwnTheWorld.com: Shoulda Had A Gun
Althouse: “Why America Keeps Getting More Conservative”
Paul Bedard: Privately, Obama Sees Recovery 1-2 Years Off
Marginal Revolution: Dividends And Taxation
Hit & Run: Ludwig Von Mises Approved Of Birth Control. So What?

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Comments

  • Pingback: Reminder of the day « Don Surber

  • http://thecampofthesaints.org Bob Belvedere

    Ed Morrissey: National Review Tells Mitt To GTFO

    Freudian slip???

  • postaldog

    Aww, beat me to it Bob :-)

  • http://profiles.yahoo.com/u/EU5DQWQTTHTPO4A4ZYSL3AAV2U Adjoran

    Randy Moss is a “running back?”

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=78202528 Philip Hahn

    (wide receiver)

  • Anonymous

    Yeah. This is what comes of doing this late at night instead of early in the morning. :(

  • Anonymous

    Sorry, I don’t speak football. What’s the difference? *ducks*

    Seriously, thanks to you and Bob for catching the mistakes. Glad to see somebody’s reading this…and they’re both fixed now.