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A fine feed of tweets is a buttery blend of headlines, punchlines and shoptalk. But the conditions must cooperate to provide consistency.

This week we tasted the acetic bite of Scott Walker and the forces of Koch prevailing in Wisconsin combined with the oaky levity of the Romney campaign’s ever-goofier gaffes. Then a tart surprise as Mitt had outraised the President with the help of the RNC. Yet we were left with a pleasing aftertaste when Nate Silver of the New York Times emerged with his legendarily accurate predictive model for the presidential election.

Here are the best tweets of the week:






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Herschel Walker

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Herschel Walker is now suggesting the souls of Georgians are in the balance, and if they don’t elect him to the U.S Senate they will not even “have a chance to be redeemed,” a Christian religious belief about being delivered from sin by God. Walker is also suggesting his right-wing son, who turned against him this week after reports he paid for an abortion, is a member of “the left.”

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Rep. Mike Erickson

The Daily Beast reported on Monday that in 2009, Georgia Republican Senate nominee Herschel Walker allegedly paid for a woman he got pregnant to have an abortion.

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