1. Animal Rights

    Betty White Gets Political

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    After decades of entertaining, Betty White is getting political. The 90-year-old funny lady threw her support behind California Rep. Howard Berman’s reelection campaign, praising his animal-rights work. In a new ad White tells Hot in Cleveland costar Wendie Malick that, in addition to getting a dog, if you want a friend in Washington you should “reelect Congressman Howard Berman. The valley leader who fights for the humane treatment of all animals ... And he has very nice blue eyes.”

    Read it at CNN Political Ticker