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Taylor Swift Reflects on Meeting First Lady Michelle Obama

Last week’s country music news was abuzz with news of Taylor Swift taking home the 2012 ACM prize for Entertainer of the Year. But you might have overlooked that before country’s sweetheart was gushing thank yous onstage in Las Vegas, she was hanging out with First Lady Michelle Obama at the 2012 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. The First Lady presented Swift with the Big Help award for her philanthropic efforts.

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Is ‘Political View’ a Factor When Deciding to Block People on Facebook? – Survey of the Day

As we get closer to the 2012 Presidential election, more and more people are using social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter to express their political views. According to a survey from the Pew Internet & American Life Project, these views are sometimes a little too surprising to the poster’s web friends.

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Jason Aldean Fears ‘Fly Over States’ Will Become a Political Rally Song

Jason Aldean hopes to pay homage to those who live in the ‘Fly Over States’ with his new single from the ‘My Kinda Party’ album, but he fears that the tune is an obvious choice for use in a political campaign, which if used would chip away at the integrity. The last thing the Georgia-born singer wants is to be tied to a candidate — especially one who doesn’t share his interests.

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Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw + More Make Mitt Romney’s Spotify Playlist

While we often check out our friends’ Spotify playlists to see what they’re spinning and who they’re into at any given moment, we don’t really think to check the playlist posted by, say, a national politician. Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is doing a good bit of traveling of late, and the former Massachusetts governor recently tweeted about what he’s been listening to during his cross-country road trips.

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George Clooney Arrested While Protesting In Front of Sudanese Embassy

George Clooney and several others were arrested in Washington, DC on Friday while protesting the Sudanese government.

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The Breakfast Flakes: Recreational Pot Use in Colorado

A bill calling for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use will be on the ballot in Colorado in the fall.  Colorado will join Washington as the second state to propose legalizing marijuana for recreational use.  Listen to the audio to hear Paul's "advantages" to smoking pot for fun.

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The Breakfast Flakes: Should The Flag be Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Whitney Houston? [POLL]

This morning, the Breakfast Flakes discussed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's decision to have flags flown at half-staff Saturday for Whitney Houston.  Christie has strongly defended his decision, despite Houston's struggles with substance abuse.  Paul did some research and found the official guidelines on what warrants the flag being lowered to half-staff.  Play the audio to hear what the Flakes had to say, and let us know what you think in our poll.

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Obama’s 2012 Campaign Playlist Features Zac Brown Band, Sugarland, Darius Rucker + Dierks Bentley

Much like former Democratic President Bill Clinton — who went on late night TV playing the sax — President Barack Obama is using music to connect with a potential pool of voters. With the 2012 election nipping at his heels as he seeks re-election, the commander-in-chief has released a 28-track playlist via Spotify for his upcoming campaign.

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Newt Gingrich Wants to Make the Moon the 51st State

Newt Gingrich definitely knows how to play to his audience. In a campaign speech near Cape Canaveral, FL, on Wednesday, Gingrich promised that, as president, he would push to colonize the moon.

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Should Presidential Candidates Be Questioned About Their Failed Marriages? — Survey of the Day

Newt Gingrich has surged to the front of the field among Republican presidential hopefuls, despite questions about his past failed marriages.

In fact, Gingrich seemed to score points with GOP voters when he lambasted CNN’s John King during a South Carolina debate for bringing up one of Gingrich’s ex-wives’ allegations of infidelity.

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The Breakfast Flakes: The Keystone XL Pipeline and Why “You Oughta Be Pissed” [AUDIO]

On Wednesday, the Obama administration rejected a bid from TransCanada to build the Keystone XL Pipeline, an oil pipeline linking Alberta to refineries in the Gulf of Mexico.  The $7 billion, four year project was estimated to create thousands of jobs, has been delayed due to a lack of environment studies surrounding the project.

Mark and Paul discussed the benefits the project would have four the country, and Paul is starting to get pretty fired up over the decision.  Play the audio below to learn a little more about the project and why the Flakes think we've missed a big opportunity for our country.

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Lady Antebellum, the Band Perry Have Not Signed On to Obama’s List

Two of country’s biggest trios — Lady Antebellum and the Band Perry — are listed among nearly 200 names of people that President Obama hopes will endorse his re-election bid. The list of surrogates includes figures from the sports, entertainment and celebrity worlds that the President and his team would like to come aboard to support him publicly.

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