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  Dames These Days

NY Post Writer Wonders Why Dumb Broads Can’t Take A Compliment (Also: Nipples)

The New York Post’s Doree Lewak considers herself a funny gal, with her humor recalling a more enlightened time when “gal” was the preferred nomenclature. So we apologize in advance if Lewak’s paean to wolf whistles, “Hey Ladies — catcalls are flattering! Deal with it,” in yesterday’s Post was a new and highly advanced form of satire that we simply don’t understand. We will allow you to judge for yourselves. Read more on NY Post Writer Wonders Why Dumb Broads Can’t Take A Compliment (Also: Nipples)…
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SOTU Proves Obama Thinks Americans Are Simple (In The Bad Way)

Official science has finally proven that Kenyan interloper Barack Obama has an incredibly low opinion of the average State of the Union-viewing American. An outfit which has adopted the patently fictional idea of “Smart Politics” as its name fed President Obama’s speech into a sad word-eating robot, which digested and then spit out this unbearable analysis: Barack Obama and/or his speechwriters crafted his speech at about an 8th-grade reading level, lower than any speech from the last 12 presidents including George W. Bush, even. And as a blood-curdling new survey shows, he would be correct in his assumption that 113% of Americans are stupid. Read more on SOTU Proves Obama Thinks Americans Are Simple (In The Bad Way)…
 

To Do: Lady Killigrew

* Helen Thomas (Watchdogs of Democracy?: The Waning Washington Press Corps and How It Has Failed the Public) and Maggie Kilgore (Remember to Laugh: Writing My Way Around the World) appear to be on a traveling book tour together. They’ll talk about their books at Busboys and Poets. Free from 6:30- 8PM. [Busboys and Poets] * “Brain scientist Nancy Andreasen examines the sources of extraordinary creativity. She proposes that, because of enriched connections between certain areas of the brain, geniuses are able to tap into the unconscious mind in ways most of us can’t.” Clinton gave her a brain science medal in 2000. $25 at 6:30PM. [Smithsonian] * LUCERO, Drag the River Trio and Rocky Votolato at the Ottobar in Baltimore. $12 at 10PM. [MissionTix] Read more on To Do: Lady Killigrew…