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LIVE AT FIVESIX: 11.20.12

Posted on | November 20, 2012 | 2 Comments

– compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
SecState Clinton To Visit Mideast In Pursuit Of Ceasefire

Secretary Clinton and President Obama in Cambodia

Leaving Cambodia today for Jerusalem, Ramallah and Cairo

South China Sea Dispute Overshadows Obama’s ASEAN Visit
Philippines object to “consensus” on negotiations with PRC

FBI: Four Southern California Men Charged In Terror Plot
Conspired to join Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan



POLITICS
Tax Hikes At Center Of Fiscal Cliff Talks

Orrin Hatch argues against raising rates on top earners

Massachusetts Offers Tuition Break To Illegals

Hobby Lobby Loses Bid To Block Obamacare

Federal Judge Nixes Nativity Displays In Santa Monica

NJ State Senator Introduces Early Voting Law

NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Cannibalism Charges

San Francisco Board Of Supervisors To Vote On Nudity Ban Today

Conservative Republicans Fight Back After Romney Loss



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
Oil Prices Retreat After Spiking On Gaza Fighting: NYMEX $89.28, Brent $111.54
Twinkie The Kid Reprieved: Hostess, Union Head To Mediation
France Downgrade A Blow As Eurozone Remains Split On Greek Aid
Bank Of Japan Independence: War Of Words Sparks Words On War
US Existing Home Sales Rebound In October
Dow Jumps 200 On Fiscal Cliff Hopes
Why The Wii U Will Make Or Break Nintendo
US Analysts Unimpressed With Windows 8
Fiber Optic Breakthrough Improves Internet Security Cheaply
Sony Announces PlayStation Mobile Developer Program
Internal Videos Show Why The Microsoft Kin Cratered
Why Leap Wireless Shares Popped



SPORTS
Kaepernick Gets Big Assist From Aldon Brown As 49ers Whip Bears, 32-7

Davis and Kaepernick celebrate in the first quarter

Kaepernick’s virtuoso outing creating a QB controversy for Niners?


Beckham Hanging Up His Spikes At LA Galaxy

Maryland Leaves ACC For Big Ten: It’s All About The Money

Spurs Lose Game To Clippers, Also Lose Jackson 4-6 Weeks

Afridi Says No To BBL After Getting PCB Clearance

Bud Light Approves Marlins/Jays Deal: “Seems Legit”

Hayward, Jazz Run Away From Weary Rockets

South Australia Suspends Dan Christian For Trashing Change Room

Hoyas Upset #11 UCLA



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Grand Finale: MC Hammer And Psy Close Out American Music Awards

MC Hammer and Psy do the horse dance

Pair close out AMAs with “Gangnam Style” and “2 Legit 2 Quit”, bringing down the house


Rihanna’s 777 Tour Group “Revolts” Against Singer

Judge To Revoke Lindsay’s Probation?

Olivia Munn: Dry, With A Twist

Selena Gomez Visits Hospital After Spending The Night With Justin Bieber

Jessica Biel: Working With Justin Timberlake Would Be So Much Fun

New Documentary Argues OJ Was Right

THR’s Actress Roundtable: Seven Stars On Nightmare Directors, Brutal Auditions, And Fights With Papparazzi

Jessica Simpson Reveals Sixty-Pound Post-Baby Loss



FOREIGNERS
Israel Puts Temporary Hold On Gaza Ground Operation
Congolese Rebels Take Goma
EU Backs Syrian Opposition Coalition
Islamabad High Court Dismisses Blasphemy Charges Against 14-Year-Old Christian Girl
Indian Social Media Users React Angrily To Arrest Of Facebook Posters
Hu Steps Away: Parsing The CCP’s Big Surprise



BLOGS & STUFF
Valley Of The Shadow: How Romney Lost California
Legal Insurrection: The Crazying Of Marco Rubio Begins
Riehl World News: Buzzfeed’s “How The Conservative Media Lost The Election”
Power Line: Obama’s Latest Foreign Policy Blunders
Lonely Conservative: While Obama Blundered, Hillary Slept
Gateway Pundit: New Hope For HoHos? Judge Orders Hostess To Mediation With Union
Questions & Observations: Would You Hire These People?
Daily Mail: California Poverty Rate Highest In America, Beating Out Florida And DC
Allahpundit: Pew Media Study Shows Obama Coverage Improved Dramatically In Final Week Of The Race
Washington Free Beacon: Administration Won’t Criticize Turkey’s Assertion Israel Is Terrorist State
Rush Limbaugh: The GOP Consultant Class Blames Me
Gates Of Vienna: State Department Moves Istanbul Process Forward
Protein Wisdom: New Study Shows Why Heavily Taxing The Rich Won’t Work

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