The 2009 GDP? It’s the Worst Since 1946 — And 7.6 Million Jobs Disappeared in Two Years

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Keffiyeh Kerfuffle!

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In case you missed it: “A self-described ‘Jewish music label and promotion company’ in the United States has be爱上海WIFI爱杭州 千花网官网gun marketing a version of the traditional Arab head爱上海足浴发廊 爱上海交友dress complete with blue embroidered stars of David, the sym上海419网 爱上海bol of the state…. Erez Safar, the company’s founder and director, said the scarf, which also bears[……]

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Jersey Mayhem: Defendant Slaps His Own Attorney In The Face In Court

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I guess if you were a paroled bank robber facing new charges of eluding police, aggravated assault on a civilian, carjacking, aggravated assault on a police officer, disarming a police officer, resisting arrest, harming a law-enforcement animal, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of prohibited, hollow-nose bullets and possession of a weap[……]

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A Doody Grows In Brooklyn

Well don't make a big stink about it
Tough times in Brooklyn, where an altercation between neighbors got very, very real: “The victim, who lives between Third and Fourth avenues, told police that he and his girlfriend returned to their building at 5 am to be welcomed by the aroma of excrement. The couple investigated the smell, only to find — we kid you not — a drunken man ‘covered i[……]

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Actually Liveblogging The Oscars Part 2: House Of Blog And Sand

Now this is happening too!
Alex Balk (9:20): Welcome to the second section of our liveblogging extravaganza. It is brought to you by Awl publisher David Cho’s belief that by offering an empty commenting area we will somehow maximize pageviews. For our earlier coverage of tonight’s astounding ceremony, please go here. Now that this unpleasantness is out of the way, let us co[……]

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Filming Nature Footage Arduous, Amazing, Disgusting, Beautiful

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Nice piece in the Times today about the process that went into filming the state-of-the-art nature footage featured in the Discovery Channel’s new series “Life,” which debuts Sunday. “In that first episode viewers see a strawberry dart frog’s tadpoles come to life, then watch the mother[……]

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Binge Drinking Won’t Mess Up Your Test Scores, Says Evil Scientist

A group of young scholars prepare for an exam
A joint study between Brown and Boston Universities shows that binge drinking does not affect test-taking abilities:
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The Year Of The Rat

He's so cute, you almost don't mind that he's going to be EVERYWHERE soon
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Jersey Mayhem: Every Criminal Makes One Mistake

Jersey Mayhem: Every Criminal Makes One爱上海1314 爱上海WIFI官网 Mistake
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Bear, Bear Babies Cross Road

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