NBC Interviewed A Random Tourist About The Queen, And Didn’t Realize He Was Evander Holyfield

deadspin.com/5930258/nbc-interviewed-a-random-tourist-about-the-queen-and-didnt-realize-he-was-evander-holyfield

NBC’s Olympics coverage continues to be top-notch and knowledgable: “They decided to get some “man on the street” comments from tourists in front of Buckingham Palace, and one of them was Evander Holyfield! Blink and you’ll miss him—Holyfield thought the segment was “wonderful”—but the NBC crew didn’t seem to recognize the former world heavyweight champ (and Olympic medalist).”

(AP) Asked why Romney has taken just 3 questions from US reporters during this trip, press aide Rick Gorka said, “Shove it.” (via @rhreid)

(AP) Asked why Romney has taken just 3 questions from US reporters during this trip, press aide Rick Gorka said, “Shove it.” (via @rhreid)

Bob Reid (rhreid) on Twitter

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(AP) Asked why Romney has taken just 3 questions from US reporters during this trip, press aide Rick Gorka said, “Shove it.” (via @rhreid)

A Brit, a Jew, and a Polish guy all walk into the bar and say, “Holy crap, Romney is a douche.” (via @BorowitzReport)

A Brit, a Jew, and a Polish guy all walk into the bar and say, “Holy crap, Romney is a douche.” (via @BorowitzReport)

Andy Borowitz (BorowitzReport) on Twitter

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A Brit, a Jew, and a Polish guy all walk into the bar and say, “Holy crap, Romney is a douche.” (via @BorowitzReport)

Permission to Live: How I lost my fear of Universal Health Care

ayoungmomsmusings.blogspot.com/2012/07/how-i-lost-my-fear-of-universal-health.html

A little thing with big implications that I’d never thought of: “People were free to … start their own business without fear of losing their medical coverage.”
We desperately need to make healthcare a universal system just like education, police and fire. Separate it from employment – free small businesses from the overwhelming burden of providing health care and see how many jobs are created, how many new entrepreneurs are created. Moreover, see how the abortion rate drops, how the elderly are no longer bankrupted, how the poor are no longer forced into a constant spiral and unable to dig their way out…

Permission to Live: Why I used to be afraid of Universal Health Care

ayoungmomsmusings.blogspot.com.au/2012/07/why-i-used-to-be-afraid-of-universal.html

A conservative, young mom discovers that all the fear-mongering about universal health care is just propaganda. Worth a read.

Character Actor Norman Alden Dies at 87 – The Hollywood Reporter

www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/norman-alden-dies-mary-hartman-back-to-the-future-ed-wood-355726

Is it wrong that I remember Norman Alden almost exclusively from “Electrawoman and Dyna Girl?” Thanks for the electracomps, Norman.