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Pizza guy who delivered to Academy Awards collects $1,000 tip

Pizza guy who delivered to Academy Awards collects $1,000 tip!/wheatus/status/440597344342773760

Yeah, what about that pizza guy who delivered those pies to the Academy Awards ceremony Sunday night? TMZ reported that he’d left the building a much more famous man but without the tip money the celebs had collected in Pharrell Williams’ hat.

The pizza guy did appear on Ellen DeGeneres’ show today, though, and DeGeneres was extra generous by adding to the $600 hat tip to make it a cool even grand.!/GenuineGent_x/status/440606221469380608!/CarissaKnapp1/status/440637244236255232!/DonnaBertrand/status/440636766475677696

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! Is Ezra Klein suggesting that ‘some men take birth control?’

! Is Ezra Klein suggesting that ‘some men take birth control?’!/MikeMadden/status/513018776976375808

Phrasing matters. Evidently Ezra Klein hasn’t quite figured that out yet:

Actually, I think a lot of men who don’t take birth control should know these facts too:

— Ezra Klein (@ezraklein) September 19, 2014

What kind of men is Ezra hanging out with?

@ezraklein men "take" birth control?

— righteous axe (@righteousaxe) September 19, 2014

Some men take birth control? Ok.

— Kathleen McKinley (@KatMcKinley) September 19, 2014

And now, the exit question that’s on everyone’s mind:

@ezraklein Are you among those who do?

— Not Sure (@dustopian) September 19, 2014



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‘When Bill talked, I listened!’ On D-Day, Band of Brothers actor honors hero, friend

‘When Bill talked, I listened!’ On D-Day, Band of Brothers actor honors hero, friend!/frankjhughes/status/474932954972434433

William “Wild Bill” Guarnere, heroic World War II paratrooper, passed away earlier this year. He was 90 years old.

Actor Frank John Hughes, who portrayed Guarnere in HBO’s “Band of Brothers,” called that role “the greatest honor of my life.” Hughes was fortunate enough to develop a close relationship with Guarnere, and today, on the 70th anniversary of D-Day, he is paying tribute to his hero and friend:!/frankjhughes/status/474931759100878852

And to all the brave men who fought and died so that we could be free:!/frankjhughes/status/474932297687261184




‘Band of Brothers’ hero William Guarnere dies; Actor who portrayed him lists role as ‘greatest honor’ [pic]

Tom Hanks salutes ‘Band of Brothers’ vet William ‘Wild Bill’ Guarnere

‘My hero’: Twitter users pay tribute to grandfathers who fought on D-Day [photos]

Show these 13 amazing #DDay70 photos to your children now

On #DDay70, grateful citizens remember heroes who liberated concentration camps

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Reporter deletes tweet expressing disappointment in Sotomayor ruling

Reporter deletes tweet expressing disappointment in Sotomayor ruling!/irin/status/418221074682109953

The above was the follow-up tweet from national reporter Irin Carmon in reference to Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor issuing a temporary stay blocking the Obamacare contraception mandate.

Carmon had previously expressed deeper disappointment in Sotomayor’s decision worthy of Caesar, but saw fit to delete it:


The tweet shouldn’t have been deleted. It’s not as if everybody doesn’t already know which direction MSNBC “reporters” lean, and it’s not “forward.”

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‘This will be … journalism’: Fox News lands interview with Hillary Clinton

‘This will be … journalism': Fox News lands interview with Hillary Clinton!/KatMcKinley/status/472057982071484416

The Washington Examiner reports that Hillary Clinton has agreed to an interview on Fox News:!/SecretsBedard/status/472056492032421888

From FNC, via The Washington Examiner:!/MarkfromArk/status/472059601266171907!/lachlan/status/472056780546375680

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‘Completely clueless’: Keith Olbermann bemoans sexism, ought to get a mirror [video]

‘Completely clueless': Keith Olbermann bemoans sexism, ought to get a mirror [video]!/TonyGreeley/status/492261619440029697

If there’s one thing that really sticks in Keith Olbermann’s craw, it’s sexism:!/KeithOlbermann/status/492167469600342016

Unless he’s the one being sexist, that is:!/bfinstock/status/492171981991997441

Oh, snap! What’s up with that, Keith?!/MissyWinters2/status/492175416078393345

Oh. That explains it.!/bfinstock/status/492176692514156544



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Pathetic: Keith Olbermann likens Michelle Malkin to Stepford Wife

Oh, dear: Keith Olbermann now humiliating self via webcam; attacks Michelle Malkin, Dana Loesch

Full Twitchy coverage of Keith Olbermann

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NY Post: Comedy writers don’t make fun of Obama because he’s ‘unmockable’

NY Post: Comedy writers don’t make fun of Obama because he’s ‘unmockable’!/CamelbackPaul/status/503598192701632513

Editor’s note: This post has been updated to correct the wrong premise of the post. The original title of ‘This is a joke, right?’ New York Post: Comedy writers don’t make fun of Obama because he is ‘completely unmockable’ has been changed to the current title which more accurately reflects the NY Post article.

The author’s intent was erroneously mischaracterized. We regret the error and apologize to Mr. Smith. We are also including his tweets here:!/rkylesmith/status/503612956865994752

Mr. Smith’s article, which actually takes the entertainment industry to task for shielding Obama, can (and should) be read here.

The original post follows below as Twitchy has a policy of transparency and does not unpublish posts.

Here is the New York Post’s rationale as to why many comedy writers avoid making fun of President Obama:!/RandallHoven/status/503596878491947008!/The_Real_Joey_B/status/503597844306341889

Unfortunately, no.!/kevinpost/status/503599720313266176!/MitchC182/status/503595888301047808

Apparently not.!/Lubyanka13/status/503601245383180288

Then again.!/amcap76/status/503596845596409857

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