5-3-2010 The Day in Review

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The Mustache Has Spoken
A suspect is [emerging](http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/03/nyregion/03timessquare.html?th&emc=th) the Times Square bombing case.

John Bolton expects Iran to go nuclear.

United and Continental Airlines are set to merge.

Der Spiegel interviews Moammar Gadhafi.

Ross Douthat blames the federal government for forcing Arizona’s hand on immigration.

Historian Gordon Wood refutes the notion that the founding fathers were amateurs.

Suggestions are being taken for John Bravman’s replacement.

Stanford GSB students use viral marketing for public service.

The Rational Optimist points out the rapid global increase in lifespan.

Christopher Beam explains the process behind presidential jokes.

David Segal asks why’d you go and have to make things so complicated?

Peter Baker figures out what Jed Bartlett would do here.

Dave McKenna chronicles Dan Snyder’s failures.

Michael Brendan Dougherty opines on Floyd Mayweather’s act.

Conan O’Brien went on 60 Minutes:

Seth Stevenson tries to figure out some strange new Miller Lite ads.

Welll, it’s not the worst oil spill ever.

FEATURED ARTICLE:

The oft-maligned Malcolm Gladwell tells the story of Operation Mincemeat.

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America's Sweetheart, Levi Johnston
**ON THIS DAY:**

Washington, D.C. is incorporated as a city.

Important American political figure Levi Johnston was born in 1990.

Earl Woods, father of golfer Tiger Woods died in 2006.

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