Weightless Cats: Let's Try This on Glenn Beck

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Just grabbed this vid off the The Atlantic's new "Video Channel".  It's just 90 seconds long and depicts a 1947 weightlessness experiment with cats and pigeons.

Would be fun to try this out on a few politicians -- perhaps Boehner, Cantor, Reid and McConnell next time the debt ceiling debate surfaces. 

Or better yet, Glenn Beck!

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Steve Clemons is Washington editor at large for The Atlantic and editor of Atlantic Live. He writes frequently about politics and foreign affairs. More

Clemons is a senior fellow and the founder of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist think tank in Washington, D.C., where he previously served as executive vice president. He writes and speaks frequently about the D.C. political scene, foreign policy, and national security issues, as well as domestic and global economic-policy challenges.

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