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The Daily Word 02.25.10: Whales, Lobos, Goonies

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Salon's live blog of the healthcare reform summit where tons of stuff will be agreed on and accomplished.

Killer whale kills trainer.

Storm dubbed Snowicane 2010, the Revenge of Weather, makes its way to the Northeast, where usually it's pretty nice this time of year.

How to get rid of bad teachers? It's not so easy.

UNM Lobos Men's Basketball team (context for those of you who haven't been paying attention) crack the top 10 of the AP poll. Fans astutely remark that Coach Alford is maybe not bad.

People often reject scientific findings (such as on climate change) when they conflict with their belief systems.

Gov. Richardson smacked down NJ Gov. Pawlenty on "Larry King Live" last night.

A Latvian hacker named Neo is releasing the financial info of banks on Twitter. He's also really good at Farmville.

Officer who shot a chimp that was attacking a lady now suffers PTSD from the event.

Top skiers Lindsey Vonn and Julia Mancuso are in some kind of Twitter feud. Also, Mancuso wears a tiara during interviews, so, I'm calling a winner.

It's Sean Astin's birthday!