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Today’s Water Cooler lineup of off the beaten path online stories are: House Republicans rally tea partiers on Capitol, 82-year-old fights off attacker, and Washington in 60 seconds: Can Dems pass health care without a vote?

  • The Hill: House Republicans rally tea partiers on Capitol

In the first hour of the rally, seven House GOP lawmakers, including Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.), who serves as Conference Chairman and who is a member of the House Republican leadership, sought to rouse up support for killing the healthcare legislation set to move through Congress.

  • KVOA: 82-year-old fights off attacker
An 82-year-old woman takes matters into her own hands after she’s attacked in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Sierra Vista.
Politics Daily:Washington in 60 seconds: Can Dems pass health care without a vote?
Why didn’t we think of that? If you can’t find us later today, we’re out filing a patent request for a “self-executing four-mile jog” and a “self-executing six-week diet.”

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Kerry Picket

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Kerry Picket, a former Opinion Blogger/Editor of The Watercooler, was associate producer for the Media Research Center, a content producer for Robin Quivers of "The Howard Stern Show" on Sirius satellite radio and a production assistant and copy writer at MTV.

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