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Lady Gaga and Al Roker take Polar Plunge in Chicago Lady Gaga and Al Roker take Polar Plunge in Chicago
- March 08, 2016

The celebrity-filled leap into frigid Lake Michigan was a fundraiser for the Special Olympics, the AP reports. Lady Gaga and Kinney, her fiance, took the plunge with stars from other television shows. The event offered a pancake breakfast to warm bodies before the plunge, as well as a raffle and a waterslide afterwards, with food and merchandise for sale from sponsors and local vendors. (more...)
Rubio: Trump is 'most vulgar person' to ever seek presidency Rubio: Trump is 'most vulgar person' to ever seek presidency
- March 07, 2016

Rubio insulted Trump on the campaign trail last week by claiming the business mogul has "small hands" - and by implying that it extends to other parts of Trump's body. I guarantee you, there's no problem. "I only made a joke about my hands...I have very powerful hands. But I've never seen a successful person who wasn't flexible, who didn't have a certain degree of flexibility". (more...)
Court debate may lead to 'Deflategate' suspension for Brady Court debate may lead to 'Deflategate' suspension for Brady
- March 07, 2016

He ruled the NFL failed to inform Brady he would face a four-game suspension for being involved in football deflation, the NFL didn't allow Brady to cross-examine NFL general counsel Jeffrey Pash, and the NFL refused to allow Brady to access witness interview notes and other investigative materials, as McCann pointed out earlier this week. (more...)
Trump is terrifying and I hate what he stands for: Clinton Trump is terrifying and I hate what he stands for: Clinton
- March 07, 2016

Reuters/Ipsos polling last month showed Carson supporters would mostly likely be split if he dropped out between Trump and U.S. Senators Marco Rubio of Florida and Ted Cruz of Texas. "I was looking for as many endorsements as I could possibly have", he said. The New York Post yesterday commented "things got out of hand" when Trump defended his hand and another part of his body, a day earlier when Trump said he had not heard of someone hitting his hand before. (more...)
Donald Trump faces extraordinary attack from Republican establishment
- March 06, 2016

You haven't employed in your life one person". "Not because my parents are wealthy or I inherited millions of dollars, but because I met people and shook the hands of the people doing the jobs that my parents once did". Fox News moderators ended the network's Thursday-night Republican debate by asking frontrunner Donald Trump's three rivals whether they would support Trump if he became the party's nominee. (more...)
Cruz: Don't Forget That Trump Funded Hillary Clinton's First Presidential Campaign Cruz: Don't Forget That Trump Funded Hillary Clinton's First Presidential Campaign
- March 06, 2016

On the debate stage, Trump stretched his hands out for the audience to see - then insisted that the suggestion that "something else must be small" was false. I have never heard of this. Romney said if you want to be the nominee you have to prosecute the opposition. "If somebody tells them something, can they believe it?" But Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and John Kasich are hoping for a strong showing in upcoming primaries. (more...)