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Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly admitted Thursday evening that he was wrong to have said that no Republicans had been invited to speak at the March on Washington’s 50th anniversary ceremony. They were, he admitted — they just had better things to do.

Then O’Reilly — with no apparent irony — offered a “Tip of the Day” to his viewers: “Always check out the facts before you make a definitive statement..”

He then apologized because, “I know you watch The Factor for accuracy.”

During a debate last year, The Daily Show‘s Jon Stewart called O’Reilly “The Mayor of BS Mountain.”

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My Brother, Still

When my brother was a boy, he loved to leave pennies on the railroad tracks up the street from our house and wait for the freight train to flatten them as it zoomed by.

This scared my mother to death. I don't know that she ever found a flattened penny in the pocket of his jeans or heard it rattling around in the clothes dryer. More likely, she got regular dispatches from the neighborhood gossips reporting for duty.

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