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Two of today's headlines (in this order) were...
"KENNEDY RECOVERING AFTER SEIZURE"
Am I the only one who finds this incredibly funny?
On the same topic, actually, though on a slightly less humorous note, I overheard a conversation between two colleagues this morning that sum it all up perfectly:
Pleb 1 (voice dripping with sarcasm): "So did anyone watch the 'coronation' on TV yesterday?"
Pleb 2: "Ah c'mon, dude, give Obama a bit of a break, willya? Even I, the hardened cynic, want to believe in this guy. The world needs a bit of hope, man."
'Nuff said, I reckon.