Friday News Bites: More on Net Neutrality, New (Potential) Cancer Cure + More

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Sara Habein is the author of Infinite Disposable, a collection of microfiction, and her work has appeared on The Rumpus, Pajiba and Word Riot, among others. Her book reviews and other commentary appear at Glorified Love Letters, and she is the editor of Electric City Creative.
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Happy Friday, my lovely unicorns. Would you like some newsy bits to send you into the weekend? Would you like them with a side of “In CJ Cregg We Trust?” Then let’s get to it:

Sara HabeinFriday News Bites: More on Net Neutrality, New (Potential) Cancer Cure + More

This Wednesday Puzzle is a Quiz: What West Wing Woman Are You?

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One of my first freelancing jobs was writing quizzes for Twitter. Terrible, terrible quizzes. I’ve decided to turn those bad memories into good, and I wrote us a West Wing quiz. Enjoy! 

[E] Selena MacIntosh*This Wednesday Puzzle is a Quiz: What West Wing Woman Are You?

The West Wing: The Long Gif Post

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That’s right. We’re not going to talk about “The Long Goodbye.”

[E] Selena MacIntosh*The West Wing: The Long Gif Post

This Weekend Open Thread is Praising CJ

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Happy weekend. Let’s talk Netflix.

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Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Twelve + Meet the Final Four

[E] Selena MacIntosh*Persephone Bracket17 Comments

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We’re down to four fantastic ladies (or groups of ladies, as the case may be) in our bracket, and it’s time to bring that down to the final two. Are you ready? Click on!

[E] Selena MacIntosh*Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Twelve + Meet the Final Four

Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Ten, All About Olds

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Today we’ll be narrowing down the ladies on the Olds side of the bracket.

[E] Selena MacIntosh*Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Ten, All About Olds

Ladyghosts: The West Wing: Pilot

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Forgive me for being  a day late and a dollar short on my own idea, but here is the promised post on the pilot of one of the greatest television dramas of all time, Aaron Sorkin’s The West Wing.  The West Wing made politicians of both parties look like heroes and patriots in a time when we believed our politicians … Read More

[E] Selena MacIntosh*Ladyghosts: The West Wing: Pilot