Morning Quickies: The Roots Welcomed Michele Bachmann With Song “Lyin’ Ass Bitch”

Jessica Wakeman / November 23, 2011
  • When Michele Bachmann visited Jimmy Fallon’s show on Monday night, the house band The Roots started playing a 1985 song by Fishbone called “Lyin’ Ass Bitch,” which blogger Maura Johnston at The Village Voice referred to as “casual sexism” and “too easy.” [The Village Voice]
  • Kate Middleton wore a turtleneck while grocery shopping. Yes, this is an actual headline in Us Weekly. [US Weekly]
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt got dumped by her latest boo via text message. [In Touch Weekly]
  • And the “Dancing With The Stars” winner is … [Celebuzz]
  • Here’s a quirky quiz to whittle away the long afternoon before your boss lets you loose for T-Day: which venomous spider are you? [The Hairpin]
  • From Joan to Oprah to Chelsea: the 10 types of female talk show hosts. [TresSugar]
  • The engagement ring that actress Sharon Tate was wearing when she was murdered by the Manson Family in 1969 is going up for auction. Ick. [ONTD]
  • A Facebook phone is coming and the code name for it is … wait for it … Buffy. Someone illuminate me, why do we need another smartphone again? [The Stir]
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