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Brad's afternoon edition
* On Monday, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg turned 28. In keeping with the spirit of Facebook, to the party he invited a bunch of friends he's never met.
* On Saturday, a rare tornado may have touched down near a retirement community outside Pensacola, Fla. Residents were seen fleeing at speeds of up to 7 mph.
* On the ABC show "This Week," things got very testy between Rep. Barney Frank and Rep. Marsha Blackburn. At one point, George Stephanopoulos was thrown over the top turnbuckle.
* A quick quiz: who was known for, "Just win, baby"? Answer: Former Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis. I would also accept: Congressman Lee Terry.
* On Saturday, Mitt Romney spoke at commencement at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. That didn't look good for the Republicans. In an arena with 8,000 people, the GOP candidate for president is the least conservative guy in the room.
* In his commencement speech, Romney mentioned same-sex marriage. Following their training, the Liberty grads immediately dropped and covered their ears.
* Last week, Mitt Romney and football coach Mike Leach were in Omaha. One guy is competing to be the most powerful man in the free world and the other thinks he already is.
* Newt Gingrich reportedly is going to step up his support for Mitt Romney. Apparently, Gingrich has promised to stop winking after saying that Romney would make a good president.
* This week, Realtors are going to rally in Washington, D.C., for home ownership. Across the street, a group will gather that is violently opposed to home ownership - bank loan officers.
* Spirit Airlines will raise the fee for carry-on bags to as much as $100 beginning Nov. 6. It may be cheaper to book a seat on another airline for your suitcase.
* A 2-year-old Canadian boy has been admitted to Mensa. This kid is so smart, he's hoping to move out of Canada before he turns 3.
* A Canadian Broadcasting Corp. commentator compared an NHL playoff game to the first responders on 9/11. All of a sudden, Brent Musburger doesn't seem quite so melodramatic.
* The only way this could be any worse is if he goes on to compare a field hockey game to the first troops landing on Omaha Beach.
* Participants in beach volleyball at the London Olympic games can wear shorts and shirts with sleeves instead of bikinis. This is likely an ode to British reserve. It's a good thing the Winter Olympics aren't in Britain or there'd be a chaperone in the two-man luge.