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- California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has surgery on his broken femur that got busted during a ski trip in Idaho. No word if he had any other work done while under the knife - ABC News

- Angels give $6.5 mil to Shea Hillenbrand to play first base. Shea was the fella who wrote "the ship is sinking" on the Blue Jay blackboard before he was traded - ESPN

- LA's richies give more to charity than Frisco's richies - The Merc

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- The new Afghani heroin packs a wee bit more punch than locals are used to - Fox News

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- Three Mile Island meets Disney - BoingBoing

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- Fark creates its 2.5 millionth thread. Hilarity ensues - Fark

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- Marilu Henner weds college sweetheart - E! Online

- More US troops have died in Iraq than Americans killed on 9/11 - AP