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"A member would go before the committee and say, 'I have a constituent that was hurt by X act, and I need this penalty enhanced because that would solve the problem.' Members are starting to say well that [wouldn't necessarily] solve the problem."
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Apparently the speaker's Chicaaago accent comes out when he's aaangry.
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In which I phone it in* on +Rick Pearson's "The Sunday Spin" on WGN radio.

* literally, not metaphorically
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The one where the mayor gets rolled by the Black Caucus, the governor, the speaker, a House page, the guy who stocks the vending machines ...
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Missed yesterday's 140-minute same-sex marriage debate in the Illinois House of Representatives? I've got a four-minute recap.
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Pretty excited about tonight's Henry Rollins show in Springfield. Wondering if he'll talk about Lincoln on stage as much as he did in our interview: http://wp.me/p1nDDx-2lU
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I love the idea of having two headlines: a clever one the public sees and an SEO version for the bots. I just wish more content management systems would support that.
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This goes out to +Justin Fowler — I know he's been there. #DeadlineEveryMinute
This is why Facebook bought +Instagram for a billy!
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The mash-up I'm thankful someone else did so I didn't have to.
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What It Looks Like Inside AMAZON
These pictures are from Swansea, Wales. The Amazon Swansea fulfillment center is one of the largest Amazon warehouses in the world. This where all your stuff come from!
(Photos: Getty Images / Matt Cardy)

Amazon handles more than 150 orders/sec at peaks. That's 12.960.000 orders/day!
Now add Zappos.com , Endless.com , Soap.com , Diaper.com , Woot.com and other companies owned by Amazon to the equation to melt your brain.
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What It Looks Like Inside AMAZON (10 photos)
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