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The week that was

A review of the week’s top stories.

‚??I don’t know, I don’t care, and it doesn’t make any difference.‚?̬†
‚??¬†Jack Kerouac

February is here already. It started out with a whimper instead of a bang when the Superbowl was the most boring thing ever. Some of the advertisements were OK. February has a lot of competition for the lamest month though, since January’s jobs report came out.

Congress passed the Farm Bill¬†this week, which Obama will sign. It’s no better than any other government bill passed in the last ten years.

February 6th marked what would have been¬†President Ronald Reagan’s 103rd birthday. We also celebrated this week Human Events’¬†70th¬†birthday. All the good things are old.

The Winter Olympics began on Thursday. They are taking place in Sochi, Russia, where the host city’s conditions are so pitiful, people are finally talking about the Winter Olympics.

And Scruff McGruff, the cartoon crime-fighting dog from Gen Y’s youth, was just sentenced to a “lengthy prison sentence,” foreshadowing Gen Y’s fate.

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Teresa Mull was the managing editor of Human Events. Previously, Teresa was an editorial intern at the American Spectator, as well as a production intern for the Laura Ingraham Show. She is a native of Central Pennsylvania and earned her bachelor's degree in Comparative Literature from the University of Dallas. Contact her at