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9:35 AM, Jul 21, 2010 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
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Sarah Palin: An intolerable mistake on hallowed ground.

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Well, that's contrarian: "Stop picking on Lindsay Lohan."

NAACP retracts its condemnation of Sherrod.

JournoList, Day 2: Liberal journalists suggest government should shut down Fox News.

Handel, Deal go to a run-off in Georgia governor's race.

Ms. Lacey, according to the report, told Mr. Turner not to take the 10-day April trip. But Mr. Turner, who had led other such trips for Beacon students in the past, told her that he had to go to Cuba to see Mr. Castro one more time before he died. “You know, Ms. Lacey, I’m a communist,” he told her, the report said.

"Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown, who has voted with Democrats on jobs legislation and financial overhaul, stuck with Republican leaders yesterday and voted to block the extension. Brown said he opposes increasing the federal deficit to pay for the $34 billion proposal. The freshman senator had unsuccessfully proposed paying to extend benefits with unspent money from the stimulus program."

"Andrew Breitbart promised he would do to the left what the left has been doing to the right for years. He is gathering quite the collection of leftwing scalps and will forever warm the hearts of the right for the ACORN takedown alone. I’m glad he is on our side. That said, I think Shirley Sherrod has been unfairly characterized as a racist."

Via Jonathan Last, what is perhaps the greatest Bill Kristol TV appearance ever, in an old episode of Auto-Tune the News (1:40):

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