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LIVE AT FIVE – 07.22.11

Posted on | July 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

— compiled by Wombat-socho

Congressional Democrats Unhappy With Secret Debt-Limit Deal

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH)

Senior Democrats unhappy with massive spending cuts conceded by Obama in return for tax loophole closures
Short-term deal also a possibility

Military Gay Ban To End In 60 Days?
Reports say Panetta, Mullen ready to certify that military is ready for repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, but neither will comment publicly

Boobytraps In Brega
Rebels say Khadafy has prepared oil port for destruction if rebels capture it

Struggling Huntsman Campaign Loses Manager

Governor Jon Huntsman announced his candidacy last month

Susie Wiles replaced by former McCain campaign staffer

ABC Sports Says Pawlenty Violated Copyright By Using “Miracle On Ice” Footage

Salon: Daily Caller Blows Bachmann Migraine Story

Alabama Allocated Millions In Tornado Aid, But Only 18% Receive Aid From FEMA

Senate Votes To Extend FBI Director Mueller’s Term

Fight Over Evolution Fizzles In Texas

Pennsylvania Senate President Not Ready To Privatize State Liquor Stores

NJ Democrats Continue Whining About Christie Budget Cuts

European Stocks Advance For Fourth Day
Express Scripts Set To Buy Rival Medco For $29.1 Billion, Claims Merger Will Save Consumers Money On Prescriptions
United Continental CEO Says Labor Deals Won’t Be Done This Year
Dodd-Frank Lambasted On First Anniversary
US Government Sells Remaining Chrysler Stake To Fiat, Takes $1.3 Billion Loss
Crude Climbs For Fourth Day On Optimism Over Euro, US Debt; Could Reach $102/Barrel
Microsoft Profits Up 30%
Apple Loses Tablet Share In Q2, Mostly To Android
As Bad As It Seems Now, Nokia’s Future Looks Worse
AntiSec Hackers Claim Breach Of NATO Security
RIM’s Playbook Becomes First Tablet Certified For Government Use
Apple Rumored To Be Making Bid For Hulu

NFL Owners Approve Deal, Players Refuse Vote

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

“Tricked, duped, led astray, hoodwinked, bamboozled.” – Redskins DE Vonnie Holliday, commenting on owners’ proposal, which contains language not discussed with players

Giants Fan’s Beating Case Takes Surprising Turn – More Arrests

Rays Find An Ounce Of Offense To Prevail In Pitching Duel

Celtics Lose Frank To Pistons

NCAA Investigation Puts Auburn Coach Chizik On Defense

Verlander Leads Tigers Past Twins Again

Big 12 Says No To Prep Games On Texas Network

Lockout Forces NFL To Cancel Hall Of Fame Game

Affair In The Air: Lopez/Anthony Breakup Was Imminent Two Years Ago

Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez in happier times

Fling with stewardess in ’09 led to marriage counseling

“Twilight” Cast Surprises Comic-Con Fans With Breakfast

First Look At Lily Collins As “Snow White”

“Teen Mom 2” Star Uses Drugs, Violates Probation

Demi Lovato Doesn’t Consider Herself Recovered

Annette Bening Joins Kirsten Wiig In “Imogene”

Jessica Alba: “I’m Taking My Time” With Baby #2

Life With Sheen Full Of Tension For Bree Olson

Peter Jackson: No “Hobbit” Presentation At Comic-Con

Neo-Nazis No More: “Prussian Blue” Twins Claim They’re Democrats Now
Honestly, what part of National Socialist is unclear to people?

Libyan Rebels Offer Cautious Welcome To Defectors
Somali Islamists Maintain Aid Ban, Deny Famine
Norks, ROK Meet To Discuss Nuclear Issue
Egyptian PM Promises Reforms, End To Corruption
PRC Fugitive Faces Quick Deportation After Canadian Court Loss
Yemen Says Senior Al-Qaeda Official Killed
British Taliban Are Married Couple From Pakistan

Hot Air: Boehner Tells Rush Limbaugh “There Is NO Deal”
Marginal Revolution: The New Greek Bailout Plan, Digested
Sister Toldjah: How The Liberal Gay Gestapo Tries To Win Friends And Influence People
Gateway Pundit: Latest DHS Video – White Middle-Class Americans The Most Likely Terrorists
Ed Morrissey: Senator Harkin’s Office Guilty Of Witness Tampering?
Wall Street Journal: The End Of The Growth Consensus
Weasel Zippers: Representative Mel Watt (D-NC) Seeks Revenge On House Office Of Congressional Ethics; Requests 40% Cut In Office Budget
PJ Tatler: Juan Williams Rips NPR As Being White And Elitist
NRO Corner: Cut, Cap & Balance “The Worst Bill In History”?
Office Of The Governor: Rick Perry Rips Obama For Leaving US Astronauts To Hitchhike Into Space
Don Surber: Obamanomics – Women, New York Times Hardest Hit

I’m rocking out to Juno Reactor and planning to stay inside.
Have a good weekend, y’all; stay cool.


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