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Lunch Links: A Techy Thursday
Posted By Ricky Leung On October 17, 2013 @ 12:05 pm In Lunch Links | Comments Disabled
- Cory Booker mayor of Newark, New Jersey, defeated Steve Lonegan (R.) Wednesday in a special election  for a Senate seat. Booker is an avid user of social media and tweets about his daily life, you know, like saving a woman from a burning building .
Thanks 2 all who are concerned. Just suffering smoke inhalation. We got the woman out of the house. We are both off to hospital. I will b ok
— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) April 13, 2012 
- Booker will be joining the ranks of only four African Americans to have been directly elected to the Senate in American history. 
- Meanwhile, Anthony Weiner blames the internet for losing his gubernatorial bid .
- If technology is moving too fast for you, feel free to step back to Super Mario Brothers  for a little blast from the past on your Web browser.
Just remember it’s going to be the future soon.
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URLs in this post:
 defeated Steve Lonegan (R.) Wednesday in a special election: http://mashable.com/2013/10/16/cory-booker-elected-senate/
 saving a woman from a burning building: http://mashable.com/2012/04/13/newark-mayor-cory-booker-hero/
 April 13, 2012: https://twitter.com/CoryBooker/statuses/190624173259890690
 only four African Americans to have been directly elected to the Senate in American history.: http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/10/17/2795201/african-americans-elected-senate-american-history/
 Anthony Weiner blames the internet for losing his gubernatorial bid: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/election/weiner-mayor-internet-article-1.1488260
 “vapor communication”: http://vaporcommunication.com/#he-t
 with the OPHONE: http://thenextweb.com/shareables/2013/10/15/super-mario-bros-now-playable-web-browser/
 Image: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKpXvNVN7es
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