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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Cheat Sheet - Understanding Tracy Morgan’s Traumatic Brain Injury

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November 20, 2014
Four months after his van slammed into a Walmart truck, Tracy Morgan may look the same but he's not. The comedian is suffering from an insidious injury that's plagued everyone from soldiers to football players: TBI, or traumatic brain injury. Jean Kim writes that the brain is both more malleable and resilient than we think.

A new woman has come forward to accuse Bill Cosby of drugging her. Therese Serignese claims that in 1976, when she was 19, Cosby brought her to an after party and gave her pills. "Then my next memory is feeling drugged and him having sex with me," she said. She also says she doesn't remember how she got home. She later was allowed by Cosby to stay at her penthouse for several weeks, but when she told him she might be pregnant he allegedly told her to leave.

With an executive order coming from President Obama this week that will protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation, he's daring Republicans to fight back—and alienate Latino voters, writes Patricia Murphy.
From The Birdcage to Angels in America and all of his fabulous divas in between, director Mike Nichols played an unparalleled role in the mainstream acceptance of gay culture. Kevin Fallon on the late filmmaker's legacy.
Someone was sure to capitalize on the Ebola panic, and Dr. Joseph Alton is that guy. The Ebola Survival Handbook is already a bestseller. Abby Haglage confronts the retired Florida doctor about the blatant lies in his book.

Obamacare Data Padded With Dental Plans
Moved the goal posts.
Parents Bankrupted NHL Star
Spent millions in his name.
Russians Hack Gym Cams, Baby Monitors
U.K. shutting down voyeur website.
Poachers Kill Record Number of Rhinos
More than 1,000 in South Africa.
Jim Webb Enters Presidential Race
Democrat creates exploratory committee.

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