- Obama’s new (angsty!) video encourages us to “get the facts.” We’re feeling a back-of-the-envelope calculation coming on… [NYMag]
- The New York Post and Fox have dusted off their anti-Columbia headlines from 2007, after learning that the Columbia International Relations Council and Association was invited to dinner with the Iranian president. No word yet on whether the invitation was reciprocated with a John Jay guest pass. [NYPost, Fox]
- Republican Rep. Bob Turner is the new representative for New York’s 9th Congressional district (in Queens), last represented by Democrat Anthony Weiner. Meanwhile, former Harvard professor Elizabeth Warren announced she’ll run for Senate in Massachusetts. [NYT, Atlantic Wire]
- Even Weezy (<3) is weighing in on the conversation, with comments about Republican primary race. [Vibe]
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