CDC ‘whistleblower’ ‘would never suggest’ parents not vaccinate children

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http://twitter.com/#!/SharylAttkisson/status/505117504335642624 Actor and comedian Rob Schneider recently laid on his Caps Lock key to announce the news that a top CDC scientist had admitted to lying about vaccine safety. Schneider tweeted that “CNN is now covering the story!” However, his link led not to CNN.com but to CNN iReport, a site for articles uploaded by random users that […]

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Sarah Palin cites passage from Hillary’s book as example of ‘war on women’

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http://twitter.com/#!/SunnyJL52/status/476039486527533056 In her book “Hard Choices,” Hillary Clinton described how, in 2008, the Obama campaign asked her to join them being dismissive of John McCain’s choice of Sarah Palin as his running mate. Clinton writes that she responded to the Obama campaign by telling them that she would “not attack Palin just for being a […]

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Tensions rise in Ferguson, Mo., as angry anti-police protests intensify

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http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/498605022624890880 As Twitchy reported earlier today, protesters in Ferguson, Mo., are taking to the streets to show their anger about the shooting of an unarmed black teenager named Mike Brown. St. Louis alderman Antonio French, whose tweets we featured in our earlier post, says tensions are rising this evening, and the situation is becoming more volatile. His description of the Vine video above says, “People are blocking […]

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Embarrassing White House ‘health care bracketology’ GIFs slam dunked

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http://twitter.com/#!/JeromeEHudson/status/445615545141166080 The White House, hoping that Obamacare can ride on the coattails of the NCAA basketball tournament, is featuring the GIF-heavy “16 sweetest reasons to #GetCoveredNow”: http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/445598183901503488 Among the 16 “competitors” in the Obamacare “tournament” is this: http://twitter.com/#!/charliespiering/status/445611169668009984 Yes, this is actually on the White House website as a reason to #GetCoveredNow: Who hasn’t that […]

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Oops: Good Morning America isn’t sure who’s playing in the Super Bowl

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http://twitter.com/#!/k_beck86/status/428002092398428161 The Colts had a brief glimmer of hope there, before Good Morning America wised up and deleted this tweet. http://twitter.com/#!/shohendorf/status/427995547090161666 http://twitter.com/#!/303Wes/status/428003838881038336 http://twitter.com/#!/SRCAZM4ALL/status/428003809441624064 http://twitter.com/#!/karamat/status/427995802225885184 http://twitter.com/#!/BarstoolNate/status/427998617375219713 Related: Oops: Bud Light mixes up its NFL teams Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/01/27/go-colts-good-morning-america-isnt-sure-whos-playing-in-the-super-bowl/

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Olympic torchbearer tweeted ‘shockingly racist picture’ of the Obamas

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http://twitter.com/#!/juliaioffe/status/431863585502150656 Is it true that the woman who lit the Olympic flame in Sochi last night tweeted a “shockingly racist picture” of President Obama last year? The New Republic’s Julia Ioffe says so, and though the tweet was deleted, there are screen shots floating around: http://twitter.com/#!/daHawkeyeCaller/status/431864539928211456 CBS DC notes that while Irina Rodnina never apologized for […]

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Miami NBC affiliate’s graphic refers to state GOP as ‘Reprehensive’ Party

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http://twitter.com/#!/bccohan/status/429323455922581504 During a story about the Florida gubernatorial race, an NBC affiliate in Miami aired a graphic that described the Florida GOP as the “Reprehensive” Party. Lean Forward! RT @lachlan: NBC affiliate calls the Florida GOP the "Reprehensive Party of Florida” http://t.co/eopMD0iUHX— johnny dollar (@johnnydollar01) January 31, 2014 http://twitter.com/#!/sistertoldjah/status/429368396472283136 Here’s video of the news segment. […]

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John Kerry traveling to Kiev to meet with Ukraine parliament members

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http://twitter.com/#!/TaxesYouPay/status/440261178472681472 We may find out soon: http://twitter.com/#!/nbcnightlynews/status/440238864079527936 Will Kerry calm any fears in Ukraine by informing the people there that Vladimir Putin is only acting out of weakness? Here’s a suggestion for an alternate destination: http://twitter.com/#!/RevJJLewis/status/440247767353802752 *** Related: ‘I’m sure Putin just wet himself’: John Kerry takes to Twitter, boldly says nothing ‘Only game Obama […]

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