Busy day folks, so let’s just get into it. Here are a few things we didn’t cover today, but totally thought you should know.

William Raspberry dies at 76: Washington Post columnist wrote about social issues, including race, poverty – RIP, Mr. Raspberry. His voice will most certainly be missed. {Washington Post}

NYC’s trans fat ban worked: fast-food diners are eating healthier – Looks like NYC’s gamble to charge fast-food makers to cut the fat worked. Bravo! {Time}

Nick Cannon’s not sure if “Idol” can afford Mariah – I thought Mimi’s “Idol” slot was a done deal, but I guess not. According to her hubby, the show better start cutting a fat check. {CNN}

After some prodding, POTUS and FLOTUS share tender moment on Kiss Cam – After a little pressure from the crowd, the Obamas decided to give the people want they wanted: a kiss. {Jezebel}

Still believe Target is anti-gay? Company plans to sell same-sex themed greeting cards – So much for those rumors. {MUSED}

Girl caught after three-floor fall – A (black) Brooklyn bus driver is a hero today. After seeing a girl standing on an air-conditioning unit on the third floor, Stephen St. Bernard tried to convince the girl to go back inside. But when she fell, he was there to catch her. {Herald Sun}

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  • Margaret

    anyone with half a brain can see target is making news out of the same sex cards to quell the anti-gay rumors. next