Daily Archives: May 1, 2011

Got him. U.S. troops killed Osama bin Laden and have the body

President Obama late Sunday night made the announcement that Americans have waited nearly 10 years to hear: that Osama bin Laden has been killed by U.S. troops, and we have the body.

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How we got here: debt and taxes

The Washington Post belatedly writes an explainer on just where the massive U.S. debt came from, while a ghost from the Reagan era comes back to haunt George Will.

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Today’s Herald column: the Florida GOP goes after Obama voters

Today’s column in the Miami Herald is a warning to the kinds of voters who chose Barack Obama in the last presidential election: Florida Republicans want to make it very hard for you to do it again.

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(Video) Great moments in WHCD history

Wanda Sykes caused major controversy when she headlined the White House Correspondents Dinner in 2009.

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(Video) ICYMI: Seth Myers kills (Donald Trump) at the White House Correspondents Dinner

If you missed this, Donald Trump seriously envies you. Pay special attention to Trump’s face throughout Seth’s bit, and you may even catch a glimpse of the hideous visage of Florida Gov. Rick Scott, the second inexplicable dinner guest of … Continue reading

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(Video) ICYMI: President Obama rocks the nerd prom

How funny was the president at the White House Correspondents Dinner? Very funny.

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