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Emma Sullivan sent the offending tweet to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback.
Emma Sullivan sent the offending tweet to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback.
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The humorist is back for his recurring Monday segment. Luke tells us about the Kansas governor's hurt feelings. Gov. Sam Brownback mobilized his staff against an 18-year-old high school student for writing on twitter, "told [Gov. Brownback] he sucked, in person." Also, authorities in Florida arrested three people for scamming the elderly into buying 70 years worth of toilet paper. That's right - the trio claimed the government had new environmental regulations requiring special, expensive toilet paper (they made more than $1 million). And finally, people's reaction to the shopping season.

As a bonus, here's the picture of Anthony Weiner's mustache: