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9:35 PM ET, August 4, 2012

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Anne Sorock / Le·gal In·sur·rec· tion:
Chicago Chick-fil-A Kiss-In protesters “chalk” homeless street preacher  —  I attended Friday night's “Kiss-in” protest outside the only Chick-fil-A location in Chicago.  The small group of between twenty to thirty protesters gathered outside the restaurant around 7pm.
Discussion: Fire Andrea Mitchell!
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Kim Bhasin / Business Insider:
Exec Who Got Fired For Bullying Chick-fil-A Worker Explains What Happened That Day  —  Former Vante CFO Adam Smith struck a nerve when he put up a video of himself bullying a worker at the Chick-fil-A drive-thru window.  —  There was widespread criticism, and he was promptly fired from his position at Vante for how he acted.
Discussion: Wizbang, Blazing Cat Fur and Cold Fury
Anna Almendrala / The Huffington Post:
Chick-Fil-A In Torrance, Calif., Graffitied With ‘Tastes Like Hate’ … REACT:  —  FOLLOW:  —  Gay Marriage, Gay Marriage, Chick Fil a, Chick Fil a California, Chick Fil a Dan Cathy, Chick Fil a Gay Marriage, Chick Fil a Gay Rights, Chick Fil a Graffiti, Chick Fil a Tastes Like Hate, Chick Fil a Torrance, Dan Cathy, Los Angeles News
Dwayne Landry / Fox News:
House lawmakers invite Chick-fil-A to roost in their districts
Discussion: Examiner and The Gateway Pundit
Michael Sneed / Chicago Sun Times:
U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. ‘completely debilitated by depression,’ wife says  —  The Jackson Story ...  The wife of ailing U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is finally talking.  —  In an exclusive interview, Ald.  Sandi Jackson (7th) walked Sneed through the dark days since her husband's “collapse.”
Michael Tomasky / The Daily Beast:
Michael Tomasky on the (Possible) Coming Obama Landslide  —  Liberals don't want to jinx it.  It terrifies the right.  And the press would prefer a nail-biter.  But the fact is that finding Romney's path to victory is getting harder every day.  —  Republican presidential candidate …
Discussion: Balloon Juice and Booman Tribune
James E. Hansen / Washington Post:
Climate change is here — and worse than we thought  —  James E. Hansen directs the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies.  —  When I testified before the Senate in the hot summer of 1988 , I warned of the kind of future that climate change would bring to us and our planet.
Kim Chandler / The Birmingham:
Updated: Former Gov. Don Siegelman sentenced to 78 months in prison (slideshow and video)  —  MONTGOMERY, Alabama — A federal judge this afternoon sentenced former Gov. Don Siegelman to 78 months in prison.  —  U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller handed down the sentence …
Discussion: Politico and iOwnTheWorld.com
Cameron Joseph / Ballot Box:
Romney: Obama trying to limit military voters' rights, calls Ohio lawsuit ‘outrage’  —  Earlier this week the Obama campaign and Democratic National Committee filed a lawsuit to block a new Ohio state law allowing men and women in uniform to vote up until the Monday right before an election …
Daily Mail:
NBC forced to apologise after ill-timed ad features a monkey doing gymnastics - right after showing Gabby Douglas' gold medal victory  — More woes for NBC after it shows ad featuring monkey doing gymnastics, right after Gabby Douglas' big win  — She's now an international celebrity …
Weekly Standard:
Go for the Gold, Mitt!  —  Mitt Romney will have many opportunities over the next three months to demonstrate to voters that they should choose him over Barack Obama: his acceptance speech at the Republican convention, the three presidential debates, major policy addresses, and more.
Maeve Reston / Los Angeles Times:
Clint Eastwood endorses Mitt Romney: “The country needs a boost”  —  Barack Obama may have George Clooney.  But Mitt Romney's now got Clint Eastwood in his camp.  —  Eastwood appeared at a Sun Valley fundraiser for Romney on Friday night, telling reporters that he's behind …
Discussion: Hot Air and Scared Monkeys
Agence France Presse:
Double amputee Pistorius makes Olympic history  —  South Africa's Oscar Pistorius made history on Saturday when he became the first double amputee to compete in an athletics event at the Olympics.  —  The 25-year-old qualified for the semi-finals of the 400 metres by running a season's best of 45.44 seconds in finishing second.
Discussion: Scared Monkeys and Althouse
Reid J. Epstein / Politico:
Obama praises Olympic athletes  —  President Barack Obama morphed into the first fan in his weekly radio address broadcast Saturday, praising the nation's Olympic athletes competing in London.  —  The flag-waving continues the president's effort to tether himself to popular winning Olympians …
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Mike Allen / Politico:
David Plouffe: Dems have momentum going into recess
Discussion: Doug Ross and The Hill
CNN:   Cantor accuses Obama, Democrats of supporting a ‘tax hike’
 
 
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Kathleen Gray / Detroit Free Press:
Congressmen John Conyers, Gary Peters score big leads in latest poll
Discussion: Politico and Ballot Box
David Bailey / Reuters:
Michigan attorney general knocks unions' bargaining-rights ballot bid
Mark Steyn / National Review:
Olympic Spectacle  —  I scrammed out of London a few days …
Cameron Joseph / Ballot Box:
Biden tells vets GOP using ‘scare tactics’ in fight over defense cuts
Discussion: CNN and Weasel Zippers
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The Obama Jobs Sequester
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