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Thinking about trigger-happy cops, Manny Pacquiao and more

Manny Pacquiao hits a speedbag during a workout at Wildcard Boxing Club in Hollywood, Calif., on Nov. 8, 2010. Pacquiao takes on Antonio Margarito at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Nov. 13.
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It’s Britney, bitch ... again The Paparazzi Princess tweeted that she had “just finished recording a monster.” After “If You Seek Amy” and “3,” I’m intrigued to see what hidden messages Ms. Spears has in store this time. — Mark Adams, listings coordinator

Trigger unhappy Metro Police were busy Monday, recording the city’s 24th and 25th officer-involved shootings this year. We’re breaking records, and not the good kind. — Ken Miller, associate editor

Voters rock! Great news: About 65 percent of registered Clark County residents voted in the last election—the highest non-presidential turnout in 20 years. These people deserve an extra sticker. — April Corbin, web content editor

‘Man up’ Is Manny Pacquiao the greatest boxer of all time? He certainly bolstered his case last weekend. But until he agrees to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr., we won’t know who’s the best out there now. — John P. McDonnall, copy editor

Credit where due Congratulations to Teller and Todd Robbins on the over-the-top, fawning reviews of their Vegas-bred spook show Play Dead. Perhaps Vegas should export to New York more often. — Rick Lax, staff writer

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Mark Adams joined the Las Vegas Weekly in 2010 and now serves as the magazine’s web editor. You can also ...

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Rick wrote the books Fool Me Once: Hustlers, Hookers, Headliners, and How Not to Get Screwed in Vegas and Lawyer ...

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