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By Diogenes (articles ) | Jan 05, 2011

The 112th US Congress has convened on Capitol Hill, and for the first time since 1946, there isn't a single member of the Kennedy family on the roster.

Got any champagne left over from New Year's Eve?

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  • Posted by: honey_rofe19302 - Feb. 04, 2011 3:49 PM ET USA

    Put your faith in God not man....of any surname!

  • Posted by: michaelwilmes - Jan. 06, 2011 9:27 PM ET USA

    I'm saving my bottle for when both Cardinal Mahoney and Bishop Hubbard are formally retired and there-by no longer causing indigestion for faithful Catholics in the United States.

  • Posted by: jflare293129 - Jan. 05, 2011 8:44 PM ET USA

    No champagne, I tried it once, didn't like it. Got part of a wine bottle still though. Like some?

  • Posted by: Gil125 - Jan. 05, 2011 4:36 PM ET USA

    No, we're all out. Drank the last bottle a few days ago when we realized that today would be the first since 1946 when no Kennedy was in Congress.

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