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Brad's afternoon edition. Click here to read his morning edition.
* At halftime of the Nebraska-Ohio State game, the Buckeye marching band performed a tribute to video games. Little did anyone know at the time that the Ohio State offense would end up scoring more that day than most video game players.
* According to a World-Herald article, Tom Osborne is retiring modestly. Meanwhile, retired OPS Superintendent John Mackiel is debating whether to go with the diamond-studded chandelier in his new home or the gold-plated shower head.
* An IKEA store is being built in Kansas City. This is huge. It means Omahans will no longer have to drive to Minnesota to purchase furniture they'll never get around to assembling.
* France has authorized a temporary 75 percent tax on the wealthy. If Mitt Romney were president right now, we'd be invading Paris.
* David Blaine just completed another stunt. By profession he is an illusionist. I believe this is the same illusionist Democrats had tweak the latest jobs report.
* During a Mitt Romney rally in Newport News, Va., on Monday, there was a torrential downpour. This thing has been so ugly that I wouldn't be surprised to learn the Obama campaign did a little cloud seeding.
* Supporters of the MLS team the Seattle Sounders get to vote on whether to keep the team's general manager. All of a sudden, I think I'm a soccer fan.
* Wisconsin has been named one of the top party schools in the country. I figured that as soon as I realized that the Wisconsin football tunnel walk song is “99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall.”
* The UNO athletic department wants to be known simply as “Omaha.” That's certainly better than how the Nebraska Board of Regents refers to UNO athletics: “Who?”
* The big story is that two-hour filibuster. But enough about Jon Gruden on Monday Night Football.