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Mark Watson
Oak Park Heights, Minnesota
Born on February 20, 1964 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Interests: Observations and Rants
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Think Jon Stewart as a libertarian comedian? Think again. Stephen Colbert of Comedy Central megahit The Colbert Report is my best conservative enemy in the war against "truthiness." Colbert, a Second City alum whose only other Comedy Central original show was Strangers with Candy, is, as I put it on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 16, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 16, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
TNT, on the verge of entering their 25th silver jubilee later this year, will launch a new reality crime series from the one and only Dick Wolf, the man who brought NBC viewers the long-running crime drama Law and Order. Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
TNT, on the verge of entering their 25th silver jubilee later this year, will launch a new reality crime series from the one and only Dick Wolf, the man who brought NBC viewers the long-running crime drama Law and Order. Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
A look back at the car racing game, Pole Position. Retroist-061-Pole-Position Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
Download Wpgc_spot_1972_09_19th_clearasil_agency Clearasil was the embodiment of every teenagers having trouble ridding their faces of zits. Its powerful formula hid acne pimples, made blemishes disappear, and absorbed facial oil from the epidermis during the latter part of the '70s now that Reckitt Benckiser, the maker of Lysol and Dettol disinfectants,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Jan 7, 2013
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Posted Jan 6, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 6, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Posted Jan 6, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
Lance Armstrong's career in pro bicycling is on his official website. Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2013 at Observe the Posisitive
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Coincidentally, the reports that Lance Armstrong is mulling a confession for a career-long and systematic doping regimen that helped him win the Tour de France seven times as well as an Olympic medal and plenty of other races, comes just as I finished reading teammate Tyler Hamilton’s book chronicling those... Continue reading
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Jan 4, 2013
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That's me in a couple of photographs uploaded on my ASUS tablet, and so do Roger and Annette Johnson. Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2012 at Observe the Posisitive