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Senator William M. Cowan of Massachusetts in office before the special election to put in a permanent senator.

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Senator William M. Cowan of Massachusetts in office before the special election to put in a permanent senator.

Cowan Cracks Wise in Farewell to Senate — And Lauds Colleagues

It’s a wrap for William “Mo” Cowan’s roughly five-month Senate career, and the Massachusetts Democrat yesterday afternoon offered an often wry commentary on his experience — remarks that took note of the concerns and criticisms buffeting the chamber, but that ended on a positive note. Cowan,...

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The comedian Jimmy Fallon joined first lady Michelle Obama at the White House on Jan. 25, 2012 to mark the second anniversary of ``Let's Move.'' This year, Obama joined Fallon on his set.

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The comedian Jimmy Fallon joined first lady Michelle Obama at the White House on Jan. 25, 2012 to mark the second anniversary of ``Let's Move.'' This year, Obama joined Fallon on his set.

Fallon-Obama: ‘Mom Dancing’

First it was Big Bird, dancing at the White House with first lady Michelle Obama. Then it was the first lady, dancing on stage with Jimmy Fallon Friday night. It’s all part of the “Let’s Move” campaign the first lady promotes for...

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Jay Pharoah portraying President Barack Obama during a skit from "Saturday Night Live," in New York.

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Jay Pharoah portraying President Barack Obama during a skit from "Saturday Night Live," in New York.

2012 Debate Players Ready: SNL

  “Well, Jim,” the fellow playing Al Gore (Darrell Hammond) famously said on “Saturday Night Live” 12 years ago, “Governor Bush and I have two ve-ry diff-er-ent plans to of-fer tax re-lief to American families. In his plan, the wealthiest...

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