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FromThe AP
It was so singular a marvel, so ambitious a feat, that its opening drew the president and a crowd of thousands. A leading national magazine said it stood poised to become "our most durable monument."

Some 125 years later, the Brooklyn Bridge remains a powerful symbol of engineering might and imagination, and a revered fixture in the landscape of the nation's largest city.

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Via [url=]CNSNews[/url] [quote]A months-long logjam over a new government surveillance bill may be coming to an end, with Republicans offering a compromise that would let people who think they were illegally spied on by the government have their day in court -- albeit a secret one.

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Tim Russert sure sounds like he cut the cheese in this clip.

Check out the comments section here. My favorite:

Little Kid Lover says:
May 21st, 2008 at 1:17 pm

It was the short toot kind, not long rumbling bubbly kind that is truly hilarious.

And thank god old Russ, didn’t reflexively put his hand to his but cheeks then bring it back up for a whiff.

There are quite a few more "nuggets" of funny. Go check em out.

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From [url=]CNSNews[/url] [quote]Three Democratic lawmakers who spoke Wednesday about alleged anti-immigrant coverage by conservative media outlets were not aware of a recent State Department travel alert warning Americans about military-like "combat" along the southern U.S. border in Mexico, where Americans are being kidnapped and murdered.

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Via FOXNews
The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday subpoenaed President Bush's former chief political adviser, Karl Rove, to testify about whether the White House improperly meddled with the Justice Department.

Accusations of politics influencing decisions at the department led to the resignation last year of Bush's attorney general, Alberto Gonzales.

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If it looks like a duck... Colombian Officials Probe U.S. Political Consultant for Alleged Ties to FARC Rebels
Colombia's chief prosecutor said Thursday that he was opening preliminary investigations into the contacts a U.S. consultant and three other foreigners have had with leftist rebels.

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Looks a whole lot like a "rebranding" of Romney's Commonwealth PAC. Interesting. I would suggest this probably takes him off the Veepstakes short list - if he was ever on, which I doubt. Comments enabled.

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Barack Obama: "I think its time for us to end the embargo of Cuba..." Barack Obama, speaking at the University of Southern Illinois, 1/20/2004

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Today in HistoryToday in History for Friday, May 23rd The Associated Press Highlights of this day in history: Top Nazi official Heinrich Himmler commits...