The Monday Afternoon Cram, 11/21/11


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages

So-Called Super Committee Fails to Agree on Deficit Reduction Plan
Taxes and Medicare were their Kryptonite.
[LA Times

Dow Falls Nearly 250 Points Amid Debt Concerns
Also, see above.

Rupert Murdoch Sells $62 Million in News Corp. Shares
It’s not what you think. He’s still in charge.

UC Davis Police Chief Put on Leave Pending Investigation
We’d go on, but this photo is worth about a million words. 
[The New York Times

L.A.’s “Most Prolific Serial Killer” Charged For 4 More Murders
That makes it 14 for Chester Turner.

Pippa Middleton’s Royal Wedding Attention-Stealing Bridesmaid Dress is on Sale
Her royal wedding attention-stealing tush, as far as we know, is not.


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