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  1. Memorial Day: Bought and Paid ForaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 2008 Democratic Convention Watch

    The live webcast of the morning session begins at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, and will also feature DNC Chairman Tim Kaine, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill.

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  2. US Senator Says She Is Done Watching 'Game Of Thrones' Because...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The most recent episode of Game of Thrones has sparked outrage because of a rape scene of one of the shows main characters. As a result, the show has lost at least one viewer, Senator Claire McCaskill .

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  3. Game of Thrones season 5 episode 7 online streaming & TV info for "The Gift"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Examiner.com

    ... friend. That shocking scene had some viewers vowing to never watch another episode, including U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill. The Missouri Democrat said she was officially withdrawing her support for the show after the latest installment. McCaskill ...

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  4. Lawmakers fail to ramp up ethics laws for Missouri officialsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... reform," Ketcher said, "they shouldn't expect the Legislature to police themselves." Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, of Missouri, also said in January that she plans to push a proposed 2016 Missouri ballot initiative that would limit campaign ...

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  5. Jon and Stannis Return For Tonight's Game of Thrones 5.7Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ain't It Cool News

    Last week's episode caused Missouri senator Claire McCaskill to stop watching "Game of Thrones." But I wonder why she didn't stop watching when Drogo first penetrated his weepy young Khaleesi.

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  6. Group warns US authors of Chinese censorshipRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Journal Gazette

    ... City Music Hall on June 7. Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will be the hosts. In a comment tweeted Tuesday, Sen. Claire McCaskill described the sexual assault as "gratuitous" and "disgusting." The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri said she was done with ...

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  7. Senate blocks measures to extend NSARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Valley News Live

    ... y grumbled about having to stay late as the Memorial Day weekend got underway, and Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill tweeted that the Kentucky senator was using the moment to "grandstand."

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  8. Must Read!!! Former Council Lady Sharon Sanders Brooks Calls Out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Tony's Kansas City

    ... on a cane but he was there. President Barack Obama; Congressman Cleaver; Governor Jay Nixon; U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill paid their respects but not you.A St. Louis elected official also sent a letter. It was dully noted who was NOT present by ...

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  9. Dr. Oz Tends to Woman at Mall Who Collapsed During His ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... to fire him, according to the Washington Post . He also received blistering criticism from U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill last year during a hearing on Capitol Hill where she criticized him for his comments on some weight loss products. "I bring the ...

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  10. Commentary: 'Game of Thrones' has always been a show about rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NorthJersey.com

    ... doing journalism about and criticism of a show and acting as a publicity subcontractor for HBO. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., declared that she was finished, too, because "Gratuitous rape scene disgusting and unacceptable." As a critic, I have to ...

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  11. Fast TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... (D-WA) Tom Carper (D-DE) Chris Coons (D-DE) Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) Tim Kaine (D-VA) Claire McCaskill (D-MO) Patty Murray (D-WA) Bill Nelson (D-FL) Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) Mark Warner (D-VA) Ron Wyden (D-OR) Vague promises by ...

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  12. Sunday Night's 'Game of Thrones' Episode Doesn't Endorse RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Hyperallergic

    ... like in all instances, is not a necessary story-driving device," wrote Jill Pantozzi in Mary Sue. Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri tweeted that she's done with the show, citing the "gratuitous rape scene," which she found "disgusting and ...

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  13. Sen. Claire McCaskill done with 'Game of Thrones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Democrat, an avid tweeter, cited a particularly "gratuitous rape scene" that ended the most recent episode Sunday night as her reason for signing off. "Ok, I'm done Game of Thrones.Water Garden, stupid.Gratuitous rape scene disgusting and unacceptable.It was a rocky ride that just ended," McCaskill tweeted Tuesday morning.

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  14. T.S. KerriganSEAMUS and Me: Late Birthdays in a Lost WorldRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | American Reporter

    On Friday, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said what a lot of us are thinking about Wall Street fat cats and how they are taking federal bailout money while handing out bonuses and pay raises to themselves. "They don't get it," she said.

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  15. Critics slam HBO drama 'Game of Thrones' for rape sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KTMF

    In a comment tweeted Tuesday, Sen. Claire McCaskill described the sexual assault as "gratuitous" and "disgusting." The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri said she was done with the show.

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  16. Daily dishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... for his first film score. He has now scored more than 40 films. In a comment tweeted Tuesday, Sen. Claire McCaskill described the sexual assault as "gratuitous" and "disgusting." The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri said she was done with the show. ...

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  17. Rape scene infuriates senatorRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Erie Times News

    Sen. Claire McCaskill described the sexual assault as "gratuitous" and "disgusting." The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri said she is done with the show.

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  18. President Obama Nominates Akhil Amar, Robert Zimmerman for National Council on the HumanitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Liaison in the White House Office of Legislative Affairs. Mr. Hedger was Legislative Director for Senator Claire McCaskill from 2009 to 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Hedger served as a Legislative Assistant for Senator McCaskill, Delegate Madeleine ...

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  19. US Senator Says She Is Done Watching 'Game...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    The most recent episode of Game of Thrones has sparked outrage because of a rape scene of one of the shows main characters. As a result, the show has lost at least one viewer, Senator Claire McCaskill .

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  20. Critics blast a Game of Thronesa sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WQQL-FM Springfield

    In a tweet yesterday, Senator Claire McCaskill calls the sex assault "gratuitous" and "disgusting" - and now, the Democratic lawmaker says she won't watch anymore. Ok, I'm done Game of Thrones.Water Garden, stupid.Gratuitous rape scene disgusting and unacceptable.It was a rocky ride that just ended.

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