Mon February 4, 2013
The Two-Way

'Meaningful' Ads Stood Out As Super Bowl Favorites

Originally published on Mon February 4, 2013 2:55 pm

Budweiser's Super Bowl spot won top favorite among many.
Budweiser YouTube


Fri February 1, 2013


Fri February 1, 2013
The Two-Way

Wacky Super Bowl Ads Are Already Getting Serious Play

Originally published on Fri February 1, 2013 3:07 pm

The Volkswagen Super Bowl 2013 commercial is among the ads that already surfaced on social media. Some critics say its racial tone is demeaning.
Volkswagen via Youtube


Thu January 31, 2013
The Two-Way

Has Obama Done Some Skeet Shooting? Fox News Says Yes

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The Washington Post's Fact Checker takes on the subject of whether President Obama was shooting straight when he told The New Republic that he has fired a gun and that "we do skeet shooting all the time" at Camp David.

And what does Fact Checker conclude?

"Verdict Pending."

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Thu January 31, 2013
The Two-Way

Hack Attack On 'New York Times' Looks Like Part Of Chinese Campaign

Originally published on Thu January 31, 2013 2:57 pm

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  • From 'Morning Edition': Renee Montagne speaks with reporter Nicole Perlroth

This news ...

"For the last four months, Chinese hackers have persistently attacked The New York Times, infiltrating its computer systems and getting passwords for its reporters and other employees."

... appears to be "part of a broader campaign against American media reporting on Chinese leaders," NPR's Louisa Lim reports from Beijing.

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