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‘What an honor!’ Gary Sinise meets surviving Doolittle Raider Dick Cole [pic]

http://twitter.com/#!/brodermadsen/status/471007750173241345 On April 18, 1942, 80 brave American airmen risked their lives in a bombing mission on Japan. These men became known as the Doolittle Raiders, after their commander, Lt. Gen. James Doolittle. Today, only four Raiders remain. One of them, Doolittle’s co-pilot Lt. Col. Richard Cole, was in Washington D.C. this …

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Did the State Dept. accomplish anything with these graphic photos?

http://twitter.com/#!/CuffyMeh/status/514819890633400321 "You guys made fun of our hashtags for the LAST TIME! *kicks dead terrorist*" – Psaki & Harf https://t.co/zwQ0eBF9GV pic.twitter.com/L43wAWlhBl — Cuffé (@CuffyMeh) September 24, 2014 The State Department caused a bit of a stir with a recent tweet from its terrorism-focused Twitter account: (Images censored by Twitchy. Click on …

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‘Never seen anything like this’: Are Holder, DOJ openly defying Utah on same-sex marriage?

http://twitter.com/#!/Diddley_Squat/status/421695453655093248 Editor’s note: The title of this post originally read “‘Never seen anything like this’: Are Holder, DOJ openly defying Utah same-sex marriage ruling?”. The title and text have been amended for clarification. While the governor’s office said it would not recognize the marriages, the issue of recognition was not part of …

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Biggest joke of all at #WHCD: Kathleen Sebelius makes cameo

http://twitter.com/#!/HuffPostPol/status/462783949723295744 President Obama and disgraced former HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius actually think their job-killing, innovation-undermining, market-distorting, website-choking, insurance-sabotaging Obamacare failure is funny. http://twitter.com/#!/HouseCracka/status/462784016056594432 http://twitter.com/#!/ryankath/status/462784330155053056 These people really have no shame. Word: http://twitter.com/#!/WSJPolitics/status/462784550251532288 Update: Here’s the video. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/05/03/biggest-joke-of-all-at-whcd-kathleen-sebelius-makes-cameo-to-fix-obamas-video-glitch/

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Actor Ken Wahl: Instead of fundraising, Obama should visit corrupt Phoenix VA

http://twitter.com/#!/KenWahl1/status/464494792705970176 President Obama’s on another fundraising spree. Just yesterday, he headlined a Dem fundraiser at the home of Disney Studios chair Alan Horn. But actor and ardent military supporter Ken Wahl believes Obama’s time and energy would be far better spent showing support for people who truly need and deserve it: …

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‘Major trouble’: House GOP hopeful Carl DeMaio accused of sexual harassment [video]

http://twitter.com/#!/shiracenter/status/520678808761163776 That was bizarre and.. graphic. Still processing. RT @shiracenter: WTF just happened to Carl DeMaio on CNN just now. Wow. — Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) October 10, 2014 Processing what, exactly? @NoahCRothman Don't leave us in suspense. What happened? @shiracenter — Gabriel Malor (@gabrielmalor) October 10, 2014 @gabrielmalor Graphic accusation …

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‘Frickin’ hilarious’! Elizabeth Warren fans have a message for Jonah Goldberg [pic]

http://twitter.com/#!/JonahNRO/status/483591680139202560 That Jonah Goldberg … he’s got some nerve! Recently, he posted an op-ed suggesting that Elizabeth Warren is poised to become “the Obama of 2016″: Obscure economics professor David Brat toppled House majority leader Eric Cantor in a Virginia primary largely by tapping into that populism, particularly on such issues …

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House Republicans choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as next majority leader

http://twitter.com/#!/hayleyalex/status/479700090714865664 The House Republicans have voted for a new majority leader to replace Rep. Eric Cantor, who will soon vacate that post after being defeated by Dave Brat in a Virginia primary. http://twitter.com/#!/costareports/status/479704410495275010 http://twitter.com/#!/HouseGOP/status/479703891802873857 Rep. McCarthy survived a challenge from Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho), who was also running for that …

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‘Class act’: A gracious Mitt Romney responds to MSNBC’s mockery of his grandson; Update: Video added

http://twitter.com/#!/TopGearUKfan/status/419834502564048896 This morning on “Fox News Sunday,” Mitt Romney addressed MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry’s latest apology for hosting a panel mocking his adopted grandson. And as usual, he kept it classy: http://twitter.com/#!/brianstelter/status/419834637540524032 However, he was careful to stress the importance of leaving politicians’ children out of the mud: http://twitter.com/#!/FoxNewsSunday/status/419834025709015041 We …

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Obama and Biden’s bro-lunch was even weirder than we thought [Photoshops]

http://twitter.com/#!/Isla_78/status/421035934767788032 Just when you thought Obama and Biden’s super-awkward lunch today couldn’t get any more awkward: http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/421031551296884736 President Selfie strikes again! But Uncle Joe wasn’t about to be outshined: http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/421035834817904641 Hee! *** Related: Narcissist in chief strikes again on 50th anniversary of JFK’s death [pic, bonus Photoshops] ‘This is getting a …

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