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Where Did That Alberta, Canada Meteor Go?

Here’s a video from a 5–0’s dash that record­ed a “trac­tor truck” size mete­or:

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Bri­an Williams: “The search is on in Cana­da for the impact site?”

What the?!?! They bet­ter find that thing. That thing was huge—that’s what she said! For some­thing that bright and in plain sight of the cop patrolling, they should know at least where to start. Dang… that’s scary if they don’t find it. You think it’s a coin­ci­dence with all these Armaged­don-like movies com­ing out?

Update
The video from Hulu is no longer avail­able. I have updat­ed the post with the one from Youtube.

MSNBC Keith Olbermann on California’s Prop. 8

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Some take­aways from Olbermann’s Spe­cial Com­ment on California’s Prop. 8:

  • What is it to you?”
  • They want what you want.”
  • Spread hap­pi­ness.”
  • Do onto oth­ers as you would have them do onto you1.”
  1. The Gold­en Rule. Also known as the Eth­ic of Reci­procity. []

Shepard Fairey / Obey Giant Obama Campaign Posters

Shep­ard Fairey (“Obey Giant”) and the Oba­ma Hope image was fea­tured Wednes­day night on CBS News with Katie Couric. Here’s the seg­ment.

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Here’s the infa­mous HOPE image (aka. “Oba­ma is Hope”), along with oth­ers that Fairey cre­at­ed before (and after) the his­toric elec­tion day this past Tues­day, Novem­ber 4, 2008:

President Obama and News Headlines Online

With the news of Pres­i­dent-elect Barack Oba­ma win­ning sweep­ing the World, most of the big news sites out on the net have updat­ed their home­pages. Men­tion­ing that, it is still sur­pris­ing to me (at the time of this post­ing) that WhiteHouse.gov still has no men­tion of “Oba­ma” ANYWHERE?!?!

Any­ways, here are the ones that I real­ly dug below. You may click on the thumb­nails to view a larg­er ver­sion.

Mr. Pres­i­dent (ABC News)

Change has come to Amer­i­ca (CNN)

Oba­ma Wins — “That is the true genius of Amer­i­ca — that Amer­i­ca can change” (LA Times)

All Things are Pos­si­ble” (MSNBC)

Oba­ma: Racial Bar­ri­er Falls as Vot­ers Embrace Call for Change (NY Times)

Nation Final­ly Shit­ty Enough to Make Social Progress (The Onion)

Pro­pelled by Inter­net, Barack Oba­ma Wins Pres­i­den­cy (Wired)

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