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Arlington vs Radford – Presidential Election Results Compared

Arlington County supported Obama over Romney with 69% of the people supporting Obama and 29% of the people supporting Romney. The outcome was much different in Radford. 51% of the people supported Obama and 47% of the people supported Romney. … Continue reading

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Interesting Anecdotal/Narrative Lead

“There is no feeling in baseball quite as helpless as standing on deck when the season ends. Jayson Werth understands that exquisite agony.” Above in quotes is a lead which falls in the anecdotal/narrative leads category.  The writer is setting … Continue reading

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Interesting News Leads..

1. Direct Address Lead -“Disruptions: Let Silicon Valley Eat … Ramen Noodles?” -September 16th, 2012. New York Times. –http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/disruptions-let-silicon-valley-eat-ramen-noodles/?ref=business -“Silicon Valley would like the world to think it doesn’t care about money. But these start-ups aren’t nonprofit organizations.” (19) -While … Continue reading

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News Reading 2

-“Mail Species” by Dave Phillips. The Gazette. December 11th, 2003 1. “True story: a few weeks ago, in a post office in Milwaukee, Wis., an alligator tried to chew its way out of an Express Mail box bound for Colorado.” … Continue reading

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News Reading 1

1.  I found this story intriguing because I follow College sports, particularly football. -“New Era at Penn State Starts With Loss at Home” –http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/02/sports/ncaafootball/penn-state-loses-to-ohio-to-start-era-after-paterno.html?_r=1&ref=todayspaper -September 1st, 2012 -[STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — The Penn State faithful would have stood here even if they … Continue reading

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