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  • The Talker: A reminder no one is an ‘expert’ at running with bulls

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    A Chicago man who recently authored a book on how to run with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain, received a harsh critique of his methodology from one of the subjects of his writing: a bull. Bill Hillmann, who wrote an e-book titled "Fiesta: How to Survive the Bulls of Pamplona,” took part in the ceremonial running Wednesday, as he has each year for about a decade, when he was gored in his right thigh and had to undergo surgery.
    The bull could not be reached for comment.
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    With the list of potential winners released this morning, it’s no surprise #EmmyNoms is all over the top of Twitter trends today. (Spoiler alert: A lot of people are very upset that Tatiana Maslany did not receive a nomination for her work in “Orphan Black.”)
    Hot Video: President Obama is a lousy pool player
    During his visit to Denver, the president took time to visit a local pizza restaurant, roll up his sleeves and shoot a little pool. Very badly shoot pool. He can abandon his plans to play the character of Fast Eddie Felson in a remake of “The Hustler” once his term ends.

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