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Vox Populi

Q: What do you think was the biggest news story of the year?

Michael Vick. Just because people love to see someone rich go to jail.

There’s a lot of snow! It’s big for me. This place is gorgeous.

The mortgage thing. It’s a pretty big deal, it effected an awful lot of people.

The recall of all those toys from China, and the fires in California.

Sub-prime mortgages. It had the biggest effect on the national economy.

Same thing. No question.

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