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POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 5:02 PM


It's not just Attytood readers who think that newspaper journalists are ridiculously overpaid:

POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 4:54 PM

The greatest nation on earth unloads some shock and awe on Italy, winning 1-0 for its first victory over the Italians in...ever.

POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 2:06 PM

Baseball, where have you been all these months?

POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 10:12 AM


If you thought that GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum was "out there" with his recent charges that President Obama is a "snob" who wants everyone to go to college as part of a "liberal indoctrination" plot, he has launched into another orbit with an incredible new allegation.

In a radio interview this past weekend with a Michigan talk radio station, Santorum claimed that professors at Penn State -- where he graduated with a bachelor's degree in 1980 -- gave him lower grades because of his conservative ideology:

POSTED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 5:37 PM

What a winter! First there was no snow. Now, the long-range political forecast calls Snowe:

Maine Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe will not seek reelection in 2012, according to two source with knowledge of her plans.

POSTED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 4:59 PM

UPDATE: Check out the new rules at NPR.

Say goodbye to "on one hand, on the other hand":

POSTED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 3:57 PM

The Santorum administration:

THE SUN hasn't even set, and already Jan. 20, 2013, is going down as the wildest presidential Inauguration Day in more than three decades, since the Gipper declared that "government is the problem" and the Ayatollah freed the hostages.

POSTED: Monday, February 27, 2012, 10:03 PM

Too bad they won't be giving out a Pulitzer Prize for best question this year. Jake Tapper of ABC News would win hands down:

Last Wednesday in the White House briefing room, the administration’s press secretary, Jay Carney, opened on a somber note, citing the deaths of Marie Colvin and Anthony Shadid, two reporters who had died “in order to bring truth” while reporting in Syria.

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