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Bright-colored “sale” tags have been popping up around bankrupt Detroit, claiming everything from public buildings and statues to light poles (only “$29 or two for $50”) is on the market.
While it may seem plausible, given the $18 billion debt the cash-strapped city racked up over the years, city officials are not behind the “for sale” stunt.
(Photo by Gary Miles/Detroit News/AP)

Bright-colored “sale” tags have been popping up around bankrupt Detroit, claiming everything from public buildings and statues to light poles (only “$29 or two for $50”) is on the market.

While it may seem plausible, given the $18 billion debt the cash-strapped city racked up over the years, city officials are not behind the “for sale” stunt.

(Photo by Gary Miles/Detroit News/AP)

Shoe-maker Mizuno may want to consider Democratic Texas Sen. Wendy Davis as the brand’s new spokesperson. Since Davis stood in an all-day filibuster to block an abortion vote in the Texas Senate, the sneakers she wore–Mizuno Wave Rider 16 running shoes–have become the top-selling women’s shoe in all categories on Amazon. And as sales for the filibuster sneakers have spiked, the Amazon reviews have emerged as a political forum for the abortion debate.
(Photo credit: Eric Gay/AP)

Shoe-maker Mizuno may want to consider Democratic Texas Sen. Wendy Davis as the brand’s new spokesperson. Since Davis stood in an all-day filibuster to block an abortion vote in the Texas Senate, the sneakers she wore–Mizuno Wave Rider 16 running shoes–have become the top-selling women’s shoe in all categories on Amazon. And as sales for the filibuster sneakers have spiked, the Amazon reviews have emerged as a political forum for the abortion debate.

(Photo credit: Eric Gay/AP)

From The Last Word:
Peter Heck, a conservative motivational speaker and radio talk show host who has shared the stage with right-wing commentator Glenn Beck, raised eyebrows while speaking before graduates at the Indiana high school where he teaches history by telling the young women that their greatest role in life “will be that of wife and mother” and the young men to lead [their] homes in a pathway of righteousness.”
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From The Last Word:

Peter Heck, a conservative motivational speaker and radio talk show host who has shared the stage with right-wing commentator Glenn Beck, raised eyebrows while speaking before graduates at the Indiana high school where he teaches history by telling the young women that their greatest role in life “will be that of wife and mother” and the young men to lead [their] homes in a pathway of righteousness.”

(Photo credit: Getty)