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RHCP Goes Back On ‘No Mime’ Vow; Can Branson Dinner Theatre Be Far Behind?

The 50something shirtless rockers went back on a long ago made vow never to mime, only to cop to it on twitter once fans noted their guitars were not plugged in. They evidently gave in while weighing the thrill of playing at the Super Bowl against the logistics of playing real chops. Flea explains:   here is my answer as[Read More…]

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Hollywood Site Goes ‘Breaking Amish’ And ‘Shuns’ Woody Allen

The Wrap, a major online outlet reporting on show bidness, says it’s time to boycott the alleged child rapist. So this might be the ‘sternly worded letter.’  Color me unimpressed.  Let’s see some money involved.  Let’s see Harvey Weinstein swing into action, announcing he’d make pedophiles “wish they weren’t alive.” Read more at The Wrap.

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Flatlander Flatline: Quinn Trails All GOP Contenders In IL

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn trails all GOP contenders.  The unpopular governor can’t even come out on top with a sampling of close to 2-1 Democrats: The Capitol Fax/We Ask America poll shows state Sen. Bill Brady topping Quinn, a Democrat, by 48 percent to 39 percent; state Sen. Kirk Dillard and state Treasurer Dan Rutherford both ahead of Quinn 46 percent[Read More…]

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Nice Juice Box! All-Night Adult Party At Kids Play Place POs Parents

Parents in Medford, NY are furious at an adult themed party advertising ‘tasteful nudity’ at Krazy Kids, a jungle gym kind of kids place that usually hosts parties for youngsters. “Good clean wholesome fun…no cameras.” Well, you know how that movie ends.  Surreptitious smartphones recorded some of the debauchery. And: Krazy Kidz first said “the event was no different (than)[Read More…]

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Labrador: Boehner In Dog House If He Pushes IR

Idaho Congressman, Tea Party favorite, and once immigration reform proponent Raul Labrador predicted the Speaker won’t be the Speaker anymore if he presses his caucus to pursue immigration reform before the 2014 elections. Labrador went further: “I think it should cost him his speakership,” Labrador said, if Boehner puts an immigration overhaul on the floor. “I think you’re going to[Read More…]

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Culture Cool Kid: Coke Ad Good, Dylan Ad Bad

We call all breathe again.  The New Yorker has weighed in on both ads from The Superbowl. Is it a coincidence one ad veers toward the multi-cultural and America-as-only-one-of-many, and one ad oozes a little American exceptionalism? I think not. And, in as John Madden might say, “at the end of the day,” they’re just freaking commercials.  In the words[Read More…]

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Emmitt Smith Fumbles: Gives $10K to Wendy

The former Cowboys running back and NFL MVP donated $10,000 to a pro-Wendy Davis PAC last month, it was disclosed. As if you needed another reason not to like the Cowboys. Read more.

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Incognito Unsuspended

Miami Dolphins Richie Incognito tweeted up a storm after the team lifted his suspension over a texting/harassment claim by teammate Jonathan Martin.   I would to thank my family and friends for their continued love and support. It’s official #FREE #BIRD #FREEINCOGNITO @NFL @NFLPA — Richie Incognito (@68INCOGNITO) February 4, 2014 It appears the antagonism may have been mutual. Read[Read More…]

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Everyone Gets A Pizza: Party For Straight A Students Disses All The Rest

306 out of 865 students at a Maryland middle school did not get straight As, hence no pizza. Really?  559 out of 856 got straight As? And the rest, you guessed it, “feel bad.” Read more at Foxnews.

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Nothing Sandwich Zones: Cuomo’s ‘Tax Free’ Is Not

There is a catch. There is a list of catches a mile long.   Ain’t government managed economies grand: Start-Up NY applies only to new or certain expanding businesses that are willing to partner with universities in the state and locate near their campuses. Some businesses are exempt from the plan, including retailers, hotels, medical providers, and law offices. The[Read More…]

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