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LIVE AT FIVE: 11.07.13

Posted on | November 7, 2013 | 8 Comments

— compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
Obama Offers Health Care Pep Talk In Texas

Urges Medicare expansion in Texas as he sucks up cash

Noodges Rick Perry over Medicare
Related: Obama Moves To Quell Democrats’ Dissent Over Health Care Rollout

Tea Party: Cuccinelli Was Robbed
Populists bitter with GOP Establishment

Democrats Begin The Big Smear Against The Big Guy
Thinking he’s the most likely candidate, top Dems begin painting Chris Christie with unfavorables



POLITICS
Senate Democrats Frustrated With Botched Obamacare Rollout

“You can keep your policy if *I* like it!”

Endangered Senators meet the President at the White House

Massive Navy Hooker & Bribes Scandal Grows: Third Officer Charged

Ex-Bell Police Chief Testifies In Corruption Trial

Rand Paul Raps Christie Appearance In Sandy Ads

Supremes Debate Government’s Role In Public Prayer

Biden, Wassermann-Schultz Congratulate The Wrong Marty Walsh For Boston Mayor Win

Sebelius: Yeah, We Could Have Hired Felons As Obamacare Navigators

Almost 250,000 Colorado Residents Lose Insurance Under Obamacare



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
WTI Up, Brent Down As US Inventories Shrink: NYMEX $94.96, Brent $105.10
Europe Stocks Open Lower, ECB Watched
Asian Shares Struggle, Euro Near One-Week High Ahead Of ECB
Twitter Sets IPO Price At $26
Lenovo Profits Lifted By Smartphone, Tablet Sales
Dow Hits New High At Close, NASDAQ Slips
Amazon Source Audaciously Courts Indie Bookstores As Kindle Outlets
The Truth About Google’s Mystery Barges
Pebble Boards iOS7 Train, Rolls out New SDK
Kindle Fire HDX Laps iPad Air’s Retina Screen
The Thumb is Gone: Facebook’s Like Button Gets A Makeover



SPORTS
David Ortiz Wins Sixth Silver Slugger

Big Papi

Cano, Cabrera, Mauer collect fifth awards


Dolphins’ Bullying Drama Drags On

Fan Steals, Wears Pardy’s Helmet After Jets Player Checked Through Glass


Celtics Beat Jazz 97-87 For First Win Of Season

Cubs Reportedly To Name Renteria As New Manager

Rangers Miss Nash, But Not The Net

Sochi 2014 Olympic Torch Blasts Off Aboard Soyuz Rocket

Wall Shoots Wizards Past Sixers

Predators Down Avalanche 6-4

Scherzer To The Nationals?



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Heidi Montag Downsizes Her Tupperware

Pictured here with F-cup implants

Replaces bowling balls with salad bowls, or something

ABC Anchor Elizabeth Vargas Checks Into Rehab For Alcohol Abuse

Lady Gaga To Sing In Space In 2015

Tom Cruise Defends His Parenting Skills In Court


Dwayne Johnson To Star In MGM’s “Seal Team 666”

Jennifer Lopez: “I’ve Never Had Plastic Surgery Of Any Kind”

Denise Richards Wants To Give Up Custody Of Sheen/Mueller Twins

Arcade Fire’s “Reflektor” Debuts At #1 On Billboard 200

Michael Caine, Samuel L. Jackson Teaming For “Harry And The Butler”

Justin Bieber Faces Charges In Brazil After Being Caught Spraying Graffiti

Justin Favreau In Talks To Helm Disney Remake Of “The Jungle Book”

Rep Says Anne Hathaway Not Pregnant



FOREIGNERS
Senator Corker Considering Bill To Prevent White House Loosening Of Iran Sanctions
Mass Evacuations In Philippines Ahead Of Monster Typhoon
Tests Show Arafat Poisoned With Polonium
Greek Police Clear Former State Broadcaster’s Offices
Musharraf Granted Bail But Can’t Leave Pakistan
Embattled Toronto Mayor Vows to Stay On
Agreement On Rebels’ Political Role moves Colombia Closer To Peace
Pakistan Ready To Give Nukes To Saudis
Jailed Pussy Riot Member Shifted To Siberia



BLOGS & STUFF
The Looking Spoon: An Unbiased Diagram Of How Obamacare’s Been Working Out For America
Michelle Malkin: The White House Fable Factory
Twitchy: “Obamacare by Morning” – Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Hilariously Mock Healthcare.gov During CMAs
American Power: NYC Takes Hard-Left Turn
American Thinker: Obama, The Most Dangerous Of Morons
Blackmailers Don’t Shoot: The Ongoing Kerfuffle, 11-06-13
The Necropolitan Sentinel: Obamacare Watch – Comparing Premiums, Part 1
Don Surber: Daily Scoreboard, November 6
Jammie Wearing Fools: “Abortion Barbie” Wendy Davis Claims In Court That She Has Mental Health Issues
Pat Dollard: Boycott! List Of Companies Pushing Amnesty For Illegals
Protein Wisdom: Congrats, Ladies! Some Of You Don’t Vote With Your Female Parts!
Shot In The Dark: Carpetbaggers – All Or Nothing, And Nothing
The Jawa Report: Guys Who Cut Off Peoples’ Heads For Fun Call US “Immoral”
The Lonely Conservative: Unions To Get Sweet Obamacare Tax Breaks
Megan McArdle: How To Put The Brakes On Consumers’ Debt


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