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  • Woman receives marriage proposals after attractive police mugshot is posted on Reddit

    04/07/2013 8:37:34 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 86 replies
    Metro [UK] ^ | 6 Apr 2013 | Jimmy Nsubuga
    Most people don’t look their best when having their photo taken after being arrested – but Meagan Simmons has won admirers who’ve even gone so far as to propose to her from her police mugshot alone. When Ms Simmons was detained for driving under the influence she could never have imagined a photo of her would go viral and, as a result, she would receive dozens of marriage proposals. But that’s what’s happened to the separated mother-of-four from Florida, USA, when a police picture from 2010 ended up online. One man from Ireland wrote on Reddit: ‘What’s up with that...
  • Reid Has Few Reasons to Rush Gun Debate

    04/07/2013 8:46:25 PM PDT · by neverdem · 20 replies
    Roll Call ^ | April 7, 2013 | Niels Lesniewski
    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has the tools he needs to overcome any initial filibuster of a firearms background check bill, but he may not be inclined to use them. Indeed, the Nevada Democrat is biding his time, even as President Barack Obama embarks on an aggressive new push for votes on a variety of gun-related measures, including background checks and a new prohibition on assault weapons. The trouble for Reid is the new process — established in January through modest filibuster rules changes — may have a fatal flaw in practice when the Nevada Democrat actually wants the bill...