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Why ‘South Park’ Missed Its Episode Deadline for the First Time Ever | TheBlaze.com

Why ‘South Park’ Missed Its Episode Deadline for the First Time Ever | TheBlaze.com | Current Events | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — Nothing much interferes with "South Park" lampooning its targets. But Comedy Central says an ill-timed power outage shut the show down Tuesday night, preventing completion of this week's scheduled episode.
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One of my favorite tv shows has recently missed it first deadline ever for their new episodes. South Park had a power outage that stopped production for the new episode. This is the first episode they have ever missed. South Park takes 1 week to produce and animate all their episodes and in the many years the show has been around it has bound to happen. 

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Police Make One of the Most Gruesome and Heartbreaking Discoveries Imaginable Inside Teen Girl’s Bag at Victoria’s Secret | TheBlaze.com

Police Make One of the Most Gruesome and Heartbreaking Discoveries Imaginable Inside Teen Girl’s Bag at Victoria’s Secret | TheBlaze.com | Current Events | Scoop.it
UPDATE: NBC New York reports the girl claims she had a miscarriage yesterday. It is unclear why she was carrying it around in a bag. Stay tuned for updates. Teenage shoplifter found inside w/ dead fetus in her bag.
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In this short article, a teenage girl was caught shoplifting and at a victorias secret in lower Manhatten, and inside the bag she was using to hide the merchandise was a dead fetus. This is shocking to many people and it has provoked jokes as "guess that was victorias secret" The girl is now in a hospital for mental evaluation. 

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End of Syrian conflict must be political not military: Secretary of State John Kerry

End of Syrian conflict must be political not military: Secretary of State John Kerry | Current Events | Scoop.it
LONDON: Asserting that any US military strikes in Syria would be "unbelievably small", Secretary of State John Kerry today said the solution to the Syrian conflict must be political and not...
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Secretary of State Jhn Kerry is letting the people know that the Obama administration would like to solve this conflict peacefully with just politics and not military. However he also mentions the fact a small military strike may be possible to acheive this. This is not ment to draw the US into another war however any military strike, even of the smallest nature may. 

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U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate | Current Events | Scoop.it

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WASHINGTON/AMMAN (Reuters) - U.S.President Barack Obama's effort to win legislative backing for military strikes against Syria passed its first hurdle on Wednesday when a Senate committee voted in favor,...
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Obama wins backing for Syria strike from key figures in Congress

Obama wins backing for Syria strike from key figures in Congress | Current Events | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) - President Barack Obama won the backing of key figures in the U.S. Congress, including Republicans, in his call for limited U.S.
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MADD Weighs in on Honors Student Punished for Trying to Help Drunk Friend — and Their Reaction Might Surprise You | Video | TheBlaze.com

MADD Weighs in on Honors Student Punished for Trying to Help Drunk Friend — and Their Reaction Might Surprise You | Video | TheBlaze.com | Current Events | Scoop.it
The saga of Erin Cox — the Massachusetts high school honors student and former volleyball team captain who was punished by her school for trying to help a drunk friend — has gone viral.
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MADD(Mothers against drunk driving) is all for the suspension a school handed out to their varsity volleyball capitan after she was found at a party and was the designated driver for her friend. Erin Cox had been suspended for the school zero tollerance policy when it comes to alcohol. They claim she was arrested when in reality she was just questioned by cops and released. The family of Erin has since sued the school and the principal for the improper suspension. 

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Government shutdown: 'No specific determination made on path forward,' says White House

Government shutdown: 'No specific determination made on path forward,' says White House | Current Events | Scoop.it
U.S. House of Representatives Republican leader Eric Cantor called the budget meeting with President Barack Obama "very useful," and said "talks will continue tonight."
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This article gives two sides to the current shutdown and what each side, senate or house, and each party, democrat and republican, are doing to end the shutdown

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Pakistan analyst says US plans to "weaken" Syria, "isolate" Iran

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This article found on LexisNexis Academic gives the insight from the BBC about The Obama Administrations action to get involved with Syria and how it would either isolate Iran or bring the United States closer to a fued witht hem. The article also talks about the chemical weapons that the Obama Administration claims Syria to have. This article contains quotes from the Iranian president and what he believes to be the United States plans for "punishing" Syria for using chemical weapons. 

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Top Republican, Democratic lawmakers back Obama on military strike against Syria

Top Republican, Democratic lawmakers back Obama on military strike against Syria | Current Events | Scoop.it
The president met with congressional leaders at the White House as he sought support for military action.
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Drawing a Line on Syria, U.S. Keeps Eye on Iran Policy

Drawing a Line on Syria, U.S. Keeps Eye on Iran Policy | Current Events | Scoop.it
Two recent diplomatic ventures have raised hopes that the United States will be able to strike Syria without compromising efforts toward easing tensions with Iran.
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