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Happy Hour: When Irish Bonds Are Junk

7:00 PM, Jul 12, 2011 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry of the United States Army was presented with the Congressional Medal of Honor today.


Moody's has downgraded the Republic of Ireland's government bonds to junk status.

James Taranto: Obama is threatening to push Granny off the cliff.

He's baaaaaaaack: Alan Grayson says he's running for his old seat next year.

Meanwhile, Ron Paul isn't running for Congress in 2012.

Important study of the day: The Dutch kill billions of insects every year.

Television writer and producer Sherwood Schwartz, of Gilligan's Island and The Brady Bunch fame, is dead at age 94.

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