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Loose Ends, 1-20-09

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: A judge rejected a claim yesterday that Vice President Cheney intended to illegally discard some of his official records that are required for national archiving.  Which is why, I guess, he’ll be in a wheelchair at today’s inauguration ceremony.  Hurt his back.  Moving boxes.  Of documents.  To the dumpster.  [Washington Post] You heard it …

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Loose Ends, 1-17-09

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: It’s a three-day weekend.  Not for you, but for some.  And many are observing it by celebrating civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. with inspirational comparisons to the President-elect.  While others think “King’s birthday celebrations should probably acknowledge the unpleasant reality of his marital infidelity so that the criminal behavior of the Federal …

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Loose Ends, 1-16-09

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: A 22-year-old woman (with a suspicious resemblance to Spitzer’s Ashley Dupre) has a $3.7 million online bid for her “priceless” virginity, and it’s all more-than-barely legal.  “The FBI isn’t interested. The U.S. attorney doesn’t care. Everything is fine by local police, and she isn’t breaking any laws.” So do I hear $3.8?  [Fox News] …

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