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Romney surrogate claims green energy investments making the U.S. into the Soviet Union

A top surrogate for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday said the United States was turning into the Soviet Union because the government had backed green energy technologies. During an interview on CNN, host Soledad O’Brien told Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) that various fact-checking organizations had debunked Romney’s…

Scientists using supercomputer to study common cold virus

Scientists in Australia are using the unprecedented power of a new supercomputer to model the workings and behavior of the common cold, a virus known as rhinovirus, according to the Sydney Morning Herald. It has long been a medical truism that curing the common cold is an impossibility, but recent…

Erin Burnett on Romney’s tax returns: He appears ‘shady’ or ‘stupid’

Even CNN’s Erin Burnett, a former Goldman Sachs financial analyst, says it’s time for Mitt Romney to release his tax returns. Burnett opened her Monday night show with a personal message to the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. “It’s time, Mitt, time to put them on the table,” she said, dismissing…

Obamas caught on ‘Kiss-Cam’ during basketball game

Members of the first family were in the spotlight for a brief moment while watching the U.S. Olympic mens’ basketball squad Monday night, as President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama were caught in the “kiss-cam.” According to MSNBC, the Obamas, who attended the U.S. exhibition against Brazil with…

Maddow: Billionaire GOP donor Sheldon Adelson could face prosecution

In a lengthy explainer on Monday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow illustrated how a risky bet and some seemingly shady dealings in China helped earn casino mogul Sheldon Adelson tens of billions of dollars, and possibly even some criminal charges. Thanks to some internal documents from Adelson’s company that have…

Stephen Colbert: Romney’s singing ‘outsourced most of those notes to India’

Stephen Colbert opened up Monday’s episode of “The Colbert Report” by chiding Barack Obama for “running scared” from his presumptive challenger Mitt Romney’s business record as head of Bain Capital. “It’s like he is hellbent on making the word Bain synonymous with ‘a source of harm or ruin,’” Colbert said,…

New York bus driver saves girl from three-story fall

Steve St. Bernard, a New York bus driver, proved this week that with good timing and a dash of bravery, anyone can be a hero. Bernard was walking home from his job with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Monday when he saw 7-year-old Kayla McCree dancing on an air conditioning…

Florida cops taser man three times after stopping him for jaywalking

Police in Casselberry, Florida tasered and handcuffed a man after he refused to produce identification when they stopped him for jaywalking, according to the Daily Mail. Officers tasered Zikomo Peurifoy three ties before cuffing him and taking him into custody, but rather than apologize for using violence against a non-violent…

Jon Stewart mocks Romney: ‘Retroactive retirement’ worst use of a time machine ever

The Daily Show host Jon Stewart on Monday night express his disappointment with Mitt Romney for not going back in time and killing Adolf Hitler. Stewart was poking fun at a senior adviser for Mitt Romney, who claimed the Republican presidential candidate had “retired retroactively” from his equity firm Bain…

Carville: Romney can’t be president with Swiss bank accounts

Democratic strategist James Carville on Monday wondered why Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney thought he could “get away” with having offshore investments. “If you wanna be president, get rid of the Swiss bank accounts,” Carville told Current TV host Eliot Spitzer. Romney, who earned a fortune through his equity firm…

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