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of 79. >> he influenced a generation of judges, lawyers, and students and profoundly shaped the legal landscape. >> flags across america lowered to half-staff in his honor. this morning, the focus on his legacy. >> getting nominated to the supreme court is a culmination of a dream, of course. >> scalia served three decades on the court. a fiery, pivotal figure, admired by colleagues, widely respected. with friends on both sidis of the ideological divide. >> we agree on a whole lot of stuff, we do. ruth is really bad only on the knee-jerk stuff. [ laughter ] >> this morning, the battle already brewing over the chance to tilt the balance of the nation's highest court. president obama ready to nominate a replacement, the senate's majority leader saying -- not so fast. and the repuican candidates also weighing in overnight at a r rcous debate.
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next president of the united states decide. >> it's called delay, delay, delay. >> our team coverage as we remember this giant of the court. and good morning, everybody. americans are waking up to a huge sry this morning. the passing of justice scalia. he's being remembered for his brilliant legal mind and fiery style on the bench. and abc news chief anchor george stephanopoulos joins us on this day. he'll anchor a special edition of "this week" later this morning. justice scalia, such a towering figure. pens. a pillar of the conservative moment. his death puts the supreme court right at the center of this election. seses the the stakes through the roof. the court divided right down the middle. if the democrats or president
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it's a liberal court. if the republicans do, it's a conservative court. >> it affects all levels of government. rare situation. george, it's great to have you here in studio. as we look at the man and his three-decade legacy, you're lookinggt a live pictcte outside the supreme court. where flags are flying at half staff, as they are in the rest of the country. our team coverage begins with jiavila in shafter, texas. hi, jim. >> reporter: good morning, paula paula. justice scalia had at least two ssions in life. he loved the law and he loved to hunt. this weekend, he came out to west texas and the open spaces at a ranch resort owned by a texas billionaire to shoot some quail. he never made it out on the range. this morning, the body of supreme court justice antonin scalia arriving in el paso. officicis telling abc news the 79-year-old legal icon died saturday in his sleep from
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>> antonin "nino" scalia was a larger than life presence on the bench. a brilliant legal mind. with an energetic style. incisiveveit. and colorful opinions. >> reporter: he was on a hunting krip at cibolo creek ranch in texas. he persuaded elena kagan to shoot skeet. law enforcement sources saying he left dinner early and went to his room, feeling ill. when he didn't arrive to breakfast saturday morning, a person associated with the ranch went to check on him. he was found in his room, unresponsive. the catholic diocese of el paso administering his last rites at the ranch. a hearseehen carrying his body towards el paso. condolences pouring in from former presidents, current candidates, and government officials. house speaker paul ryan saying i, learned so much from this man. i knew him. i respected him. i looked up to him. we all did.
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been performed. in fact, a local justice of the peace pronounced the justice deadadver the phone and thth pcame out to the ranch to say there was no foul play involved and turned the body over to the fbi is also investigating. >> okay, jim. thank you. justice scalia's opinions are legendary. sharp, elegant, funny, and sarcastic. he was a hero to conservatives. inspired a generation of legal thought. abc's terry moran has covered his tenure for so long. he joins us from mexico city. >> reporter: good morning, the supreme court had never seen anything like antonin scalia. italian-american. he was a high-voltage intellectual. who developed this great theory about the constitution and the judges in our system. through the force of his intellect. his flair as a ariter and his appetite for argument, he made those ideas count in the country. and in the court.
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he was a happy warrior. i've been thininng, it's just impossible to imagine that great courtroom without him in it. >> i, antonin scalia do solemnly swear. >> i antonin scalia do solemnly swear. >> reporter: justice antonin scalia was an american original. a towering icon of conservative juris prudence. a man who loved his life in the law. >> i like figuring out the right answer to legal questions, believe it or not. >> reporter: nino scalia, as he was known to friends, served three decades on the supreme court. and in those year, hee became a pivotal figure. he was a justice who did more than hand down rulings. he wanted to change the law itself and the court. through his spirited and forceful advocacy of what he called textualism. his strict interpretation of the nstitution. he was unafraid to take a stand and seemingly incapable of backing down. famously lashing out at critics
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versus gore election dispute. >> i and my court owe no apology whatever for bush versus gore. we did the right thing so -- so there. get over it, it's so old by now. >> reporter: it was that brashness which cemented the court's first italian american justice in the public's mind. a vivid writer, his opinions became famous for their caustic, take no prisoners style. he called the majority's reasoning in a 2013 defense of marriage act case legalistic argle-bargle. andlammed the court's decision on the affordable care act as jiggery-pokery. >> how can the government -- that is gobbledygook. >> reporter: in cases big and small, his wit lashed out in legal arguments. he loved to get a laugh. >> okay, you can't refuse your money or your life. but your life or your wife's? i could refuse that one. >> reporter: but his quick tongue landed him in trouble at times. in 2015, scalia's
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>> you know, when you take more, the number of blacks really competent blacks admitted to lesser schools, turns out to be less. >> reporter: but his friends and his colleagues say behind the combative mind and fiery words was a warm man and a close friend. forging an unlikely bond with liberal justice ruth bader ginsburg. fellow new yorkers candid about their friendship, despite fiercely opposing political views. >> we agree on a whole lot of stuff. we do. ruth is really bad only on the knee-jerk stuff.f. [ laughter ] she is -- >> reporter: antonin scalia grew up in queens, new york. attending xavier high school in manhattan before georgetown and harvard law school, where he met his s fe maureen. >> maureen is an extraordinary woman. without whom i wouldn't be here. >> reporter: his wife and his family, they built together, as much a part of his life and legacy as the court and country he served. that seat on the supreme court, something he always cherished.
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about stepping down, saying there was only one thing that could make him walk away. >> i will certainly retire at the time where i perceive that i am not as good as i us to be. that i've -- i've lost a step. >> reporter: for many, he never did. love him or loathe him, and americans did both, he was the kind of man to inspire those feelings. scalia must be counted as one of the most important supreme court justices in american history. >> and terry, when you go back through his opinions, where is the most sweeping victory? and the most searing defeat? >> reporter: you know, probably his biggest victory was on the second amendment. he campaigned for years. wrote the opinion that held that the second amendment is the individual right. the right to bear arms. that was in keeping with his notion that the federal government's power should be limited. some things are left to o ates, localities, and citizens.
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question, abortion. he desperately wanted to overturn roe versus wade. he was never able to. >> okay, terry moran, thanks very much. the battle now to who comes next. it's monumental. president obama says he'll make a successor. the senate says they won't let it happen. the battle lines drawn immediately. >> reporter: even before immediately, if that's possible, george. because ted cruz put out a statement that said the next president should be the one that replaces scalia before the supreme court officially confirmed that scalia was dead. mitch mcconnell put out a statement saying much the same thing, less than an hour after the court made the statement. these battle lines were drawn immediately. and in the debate last night, with the republican presidential candidates, all six of them agreed, saying that there is no
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allowed to name the replacement for justice scalia. president obama has made it perfectly clear he intends to move forward. the top of the list is sri srinivasan. he's someone the republicans like quite a bit. he's a former clerk to justice sandraay o'connor. in his current post on the d.c. court of appeals, he was con foirmed 97-0. not a single republican vote against him. george? >> this debate has just begun. >> it has. let's bring in abc news chief legal analyst dan abrams. good morning. >> good morning. >> a lot of names being floated as potential nominees by the president. these are people that have been confirmed by the united states senate. your argument is that this is different. >> there's a short list. a lot of them are court of
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who have gone through this process. they've gone to the senate. they've been confirmed. some people will say, wait a second. this person or that person was confirmed with relatively little opposition. the rules are different. everything has changed n n. two reasons. number one, the presidential campaign. number two you're talking about justice scalia. justice scalia's memory for conservatives is so important that this time, anything that happened in the past is not particularly relevant to what is gogog to happen now. point being, it's going to be nearly impossible for president obama to get through the senate almost anyone who has been on his short list. >> how does the eourt function with only eight justices? can they actually move forward on a lot of the cases in front f them, including cases on the union and abortion? >> yeah, and there are 4 to 4 decisions. the court often divided 5-4.
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see 4-4. what does that mean practically? effectively nfirmed. so w wtever the lower court decided previously stands. but, the supreme court then is not setting any precedent. meaning you can't cite that opinion in the future to say, a-ha, but the supreme court previously ruled x, y, or z. it remains effectively a local definitive opinion from the supreme court. the possibility of creating quite a mess for the court system. >> is there a precedent for the court having to muddle through down one justice? >> yeah. justices do recuse themselves in certain cases. they say, for example, relatively new to the court. i was involved in that case as a solicitor general or some other way. so i can't be involved. the supreme court does sometimes have 4 to 4 rulings.
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the idea that you're talking a year, 18 months, of 4-4 decisions by a divided court is completely unprecedented. >> thank you, dan. >> he served for 30 years on the supreme court. some are calling him the most influential justice in recent memory. so for more on his legal legacy, we want to bring in veteran washington observer, cokie roberts, who join us us in pawley's island, south carolina. thank you for joining us this morning. >> hi, paula. good to be with you. >> first and foremost, how do you think justice scalia would want to be remembered? he had a legacy of being a a constitutional purist. >> i think that is exactly how he would like to be remembered. as someone who cared desperately about the constitution and followed it to the letter by his lights. and did it with great intellect and some humor and sometimes, scathingly. and, in ways that really could take down the lawyers in the case or his colleagues on the court.
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was incredibly well liked. all right, cokie. thank you. i know you were up le for the debate last night. thank you for joining us early this morning. >> paula and cokie, thank you both. speaking of the debate, that scalia news played a prominent role in the debate overnight. this debate quickly got nasty. >> right after the moment of silence for justice scalia. incredibly feisty. i don't think i have heard the word liar used so much in a single debate. let's go to tom llllas for more. >> reporter: that came from donald trump. on the defense all night. some of his biggest battles yet exploding on the debate stage. it shows you how many of the gop candidates want to put an end to the trump campaign. that wild gop debate started peaceful and respectful. the passing of antonin scalia
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alalagreeing that president obama shouldn't be the one to fill scalia's spot on the court. >> he would ram down our throat a liberal justice. >> we're not going to give up the u.s. supreme court for a generation by allowing barack obama to make one more liberal appointee. >> reporter: then the real fight started. >> jeb is so wrong. jeb is absolutely so -- [ crowd booing ] >> reporter: donald trump booed loudly by the crowd during an openish -- epic clash with jeb bush about the bush family legacy. >> while donald trump was building a reality tv show, my brother was building a security apparatus to keep us safe. and i'm proud of what he did. and he's h had the gall to go after -- >> the world trade center came down -- >> reporter: and in a rare move, marco rubio coming to jeb's defense. >> the world trade center came down because bill clinton didn't kill osama bin laden when he had the chance to kill him. >> reporter: trump tangling with
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running robocalls telling voters the front-runner wouldn't be on the ballot in south carolina. >> that's a matter of principle. >> you're the single biggest liar. you're probably worse than jeb bush. you are the single biggest liar. this guy lied. let me tell you. he lied about ben carsrs when he took votes away from ben carson in iowa. and he just continues. >> reporter: dr. ben carson, refusing to join in on the exchanges. >> is that really what you want? what we just saw? i don't think so. >> reporter: and john kasich predicting who will ultimately gain from these brutal attacks. >> i think we're fixing to lose the election to hillary clinton if we don't stop this. >> reporter: now south carolina's republican primary is next saturday. this next week may be the most important for jeb bush. he's looking to revive his campaign. he'll get help from president george w. bush tomorrow on the he'll likelylyace opposition from trump. who all week, not only does not ferkt, he does not forgive.
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shake hands yesterday. >> they wept -- went at it so fiercely last night. last night, donald trump really for the first time in a debate, getting it from jeb bush and all sides. >> senator ted cruz, marco rubio. he was man on an island last night. a lot of conservative writers think last night republicans were trying to take trump out. >> thank you, tom llamas. >> he was getting it from the audience, too. the gloves came off and for more on the dedete, weeant to bring in abc news analyst matt dowd for his take. matt, first of all, as we just said, things got extremely ugly. there was a whole loof name-calling. are the attacks helping the candidates? or are they doing irreparable damage to the gop brand? >> demolition derby is entertaining to watch. but after the derby is over, every car is damaged. think republicans are fast approaing a time of how personal and how visceral and how much name-calling there is that this is not going to do anybody any good in the course of this. they all may survive.
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be a benefit going into a general election. >> and matt, south carolina has the history of picking the nominee.e. last time was the exception. trump taking a chance last night by going after the bush family in south carolina. which is, you know, that family is loved in that state. >> well, as you know, george w. bush won the state after losing badly in new hampshire in 2000. that was basically his comeback. it put him back on the path to win the general election. they're well-loved there. what would be interesting to me. donald trump attacked george w. bush last night. he attacked lindsey graham, a u.s. senator from south carolina. he got booed by the audience. if donald trump wins south carolina after all that, i think it's very difficult to stop him. if he's able to win south carolina in the midst of all that. >> right. but this is a guy who has shown over andver again that the normal rules of politics don't apply to him. that said, is there anybodyou jeb bush? marco rubio? kasich? >> well, i think, to me, i had
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were winners in the course of it. i think john kasich didi he sort of tried to stay out of the fight. tried to stay above it all. and i think he's gotten a lift from his second place finish in w hampshire. i thought he did well. i thought marco rubio, after his last awful debate performance, where he got attacked by chris christie, i thought he came back and did well. i thought jeb did fine. if i were picking two people i thoughghwon, it would be john sich and marco rubioio >> thank you, matt. we want to remind you george has a big show this morning on "this week ts" with guests marco rubio and john kasich. and on the democratic side texas big winner in the new hampshire primary, bernie sanderer great to have e u in studio. a huge story. >> evevebody wanted to come on overnight. donald trump is going to join us. ted cruz is going to join us. this issue is so huge. all the candidates want to weigh in. >> it's an interesting time. george,, thank you. go get ready for the show.
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welcome back to "gma." and we are covering a huge story on this sunday morning. tributes pouring in right now for the supreme court justice
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the outspoken justice found dead saturday at the age of 79. he was a staunch conservative. the longest serving justice on the current supreme court. his abrupt death setting off an immediate political battle about the future of the court and the country. >> and the news of scalia's passing provided a rare moment of agreement during saturday's gop debate. nearly all six candidates insisting president obama step aside and allow the next president to make a replacement. only jeb bush said the president has every right to nominate a replacement. the president says he'll nominate scalia's replacement in due time. it will start a heated debate in the senate. >> we're heading i io a contentious few months. we're focused on the scalia news this morning. but -- >> but we're also tracking the other stories and headlines. for that, as always, we turn to
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goododorning. good morning, everyone. we begin south of the border in mexico, whererpope fronancis is set to perform sunday mass in one of the most dangerous cities. the pope's visit to ecatepec comes a day after an estimated 1 million people gathered in mexico city to greet him. he's u@ging the mexican bishops to step up in the fight against the drug trade. and do more to help the poor. here in the u.s., interstate 78 is reopened in pennsylvania. after a deadly 50-car pileup on saturday. three people were killed. highway. a snow squall moved through at the time. it's believed to have been a factor in that. in washington ste, a bus packed with teenagers on a ski trip burst into flames. the e ddle school kids werer headed to mt. baker. when the fire erupted. everyone escaped without injury. before that bus was consumed by flames. local troopers say an oil leak may have sparked the blaze. this video out of new zealand.
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the sea after an earthquake. 5.7. the epicenter of the quake saturdayayas near the city of christchurch, which was devastated in 2011 by an earthquake that killed nearly 200 people there. the eagles of death metal will take their tour to paris this week for the first full concert there since the deadly terror attack last fall. on saturday,he group kicked off their rescheduled tour in stockholm, sweden. they were playing at the bataclan theater when terrorists stormed in killing dens. they'll play in paris at another venue on tuesday. finally, brutal temperatures, biting winds. for some, the perfect conditions for an undie run. runners in washington, d.c., ditching the coats. all the cold weather gear. check that out. well, nearly nothing. this year's cupid's undie run. some runners said they could barely feel their legs. others saiaithey put hand warmers in other strategic
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make up your own mind what that means. >> their shoes. >> their shoes, for example. the run raises money for the children's tumor foundation. at game time. at run time, temperatures, imagine this, were in the teens. running in your underwear in temperatures in the teens. >> no, thank you. >> that's why the hand warmers in strategic places. >> that's a special dedication. it's still not as cold as where indra is zplp she's. >> she's tough. >> but she's also not wearing a bikini. or a speedo. >> what is she not wearing? >> where are you going with this? >> she may have stragic hand warmers. >> we have -- i'm grateful for the layers i have on. the danger is real out here. you're talking about wind chills here in central park, 20 below. how towards boston as low as 40 below possible this morning. there is another threat looming out there. t's get to it. storm. midwest. we're talking about 2 to 4 inches of snow.
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watch as it's goingng to combine and cause a huge mess, in through commute time tomorrow. snow, ice, rain, and flooding. anywhere from the south, crawling up the entire eastern seaboard. you'll get a wintry mix, icing, avy amounts of snow. and back on the backside, , ce it starts to warm up, the threat for flooding. plenty of snow and then plenty of rain. at least the temperatures are going up. a little piece of good news.a winter weather advisory remains in effect for all of the tv9 viewing area until 6 pm this evening. light snow will fall through the morning hours and will likely become moderate at times. occasionally, during moderate snowfall visibility will be reduced. snow totals at this time look to stay around 2 to 4 inches >> that weather was brought to you by macy's. and when i said earlier i thought i was a little bit tougher than you. that's a lie. i think i'm a lot tougher. just so you know. >> that is not true. >> i think you're definitely tougher than paula. i want to apapogize for -- says mr. tough guy right here. >> for the guy who will be on
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you can't stop me no the nba's top ballers are in toronto. for tonight's all-star game. there are ballers and shot callers there, paula. >> oh, whoa! >> do you know what that reference e ? >> of course, i do. >> because you're both. a baller and a shot caller. speaking of which, future hall of famer kobe bryant. >> what are you laughing about? >> i'm going to agree, vigorously. >> kobe makes his record 19th h and final all-star appearance before his retirement at the end of the season. jesse palmer tells us steph curry is taking center stage. >> reporter: from the court to the carpet. basketball's juggernauts of the west backing up superstar steph
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against lebron james and a dream team from the east in the 2016 all-star game. the action kicking off friday with junior nba day. as curry and kevin durant took on some pint-sized players. other athletes payayg it forward for nba cares. >> i'm happy to be representing the international players. >> reporter: while celebrities like anthony anderson, nick cannon, jason sudeikis, and kevin hart laced up. for the all-star-celeb game. >> do you smell that? it's called ben-gay. it's all over my body. i lathered in it. >> reporter: facing off against the canadian stars and their coach, drake. >> i'm coming in with an attitude of champion. why? because i am champion. >> reporter: athletes playing hard, too. shaq hanging out at the bounce vip lounge at the maxim party. but tonight is the main event. i sat down with curry ahead of the game. there's one thing he's confident about. you think you're the best p pyer in the nba? >> i think that -- yes.
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my focus, my motivation when i go out there. i don't ever try to get -- rank myself versus other current guys. anything like that. it's just my mind set when i'm out there, anything i want to do, you to -- you have to have the confidence that you can go out and execute, play well. be the best in the league. >> reporter: for "good morning america," jesse palmer, abc news, toronto. >> steph curry with the shot. i -- i agree with him. i think he is the best player. a little bitter than l.b.j. >> in his defense, he said yes, but -- >> but that's his mentality. >> you have to own that to play to that level. that's different thasaying -- >> that was the approach that you used at volleyball? >> yes, every time i hit the court, i was like, yes, i'm the best one out there. >> dan is the best meditator. he gets fierce. don't miss jesse's full exclusive one on one with steph curry. it's going to be tomorrow right here on "good morning america." next saturday night, watch
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welcome back, everybody. for the presidents' day weekend, we're focusing on teaching your children about the commander in chief. here to help is brad saft of freeelectionvideo.com. brad, thank you, and welcome to the show. first of all, why is it important to teach our kids about the process of electing a president? >> choosing a president is perhaps the most fundamental
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and there's really no better time to turn our kids into active and engaged future adults. >> my kid has told me i'm going to cry if you vote for a papaicular candidate. she already calls bernie sanders benny sanders. how do you help your children pick a candidate? >> ignore what the media focuses on. sound bites. polls. focus on things like character, core values. the core issues. for each candidate. >> besides bribery, which i probably have to implement. with my children. how do you make the process fun and engaging? >> for one thing, you have to take your kids to vote with you. the memory of voting can last a lifetime for your child. our research shows that animated video is the best way to get kids engaged. we made a video about the process. we think it's so important that we're giving it away for every child in america for free at our website -- freeelectionvideo.com. >> freeelectionvideo.com. you said that one time that you went, the first time you were able to vote, one of those monumental times in your life.
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>> brad so great to have you in studio. a reminder to parents. great discussion to have with your children. sara, i want to throw things over to you. though i heard a loud crash from yo side of the room. is everything okay? >> let me show you what happened. dan can't keep his mike on. he's so excited for valentine's day right now. >> what i'm excited about is -- they covered the whole desk in chocolates. i'm kind of freaking out. >> the cool part about "pop" today is it's not only valentine's day. we're focusing on love o oall kinds. even if you're single. beuse we snow a lot of people are single on valentine's day. we've all been there. we're talking love in general. >> also, i'm going to perform surgery on this conjoined chocolate-covered strawberry. we'll be back.ry. we'll be back., my moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis... ordinary objects often seemed... intimidating. doing something simple... meant enduring a lot of pain. if ra is changing your view
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time for "pop news." hainesy, what you got?
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it's all about amore. one of my favorite topics. >> amore? >> yes. love is all about compatibility. it makes senen it applies to your tastes on the tube. netflix took a look at the role a streaming service plays in a relationshi in the dating phase, 58% of people have added tv shows to their dating profiles to attract a potential love@interest. it's very important. it's imperative. >> i can feel out a person based on what they watch on tv. in the getting serious stage, % have found someone more attractive based on the shows they watch. in the committed stage, 51% say sharing their password is a sign of a serious relationship. but 17% want a ring on it before divulging that information. you should never share passwords any way. i think what you watchchn tv -- max anani fell in love over r watching "breaking bad." >> really?
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played out. it sounds weird. >> i knew you and i were compatibib when i found out we both loved "anchorman." >> we like comedies. >> meth played such an important part of your relationship. >> meth and violence. um, el pollo loco. >> ron and i bonded over our shared love of c-span. >> that's so nerdy. >> yeah. >> that's the point. >> yes. >> that's why it never worked out wiwi either of you. so you're telling me there's a chance. if staying home is your perfect idea of a valentine's date, here's a list of all-time comedy favorites. a big fat opa to "my big fat greek wedding." written by and starring nia vardalos. the long-awaited sequel sefor next month. and another sequel i can't wait for "bridget jones' diary." because now she's having a baby. are you -- >> that's the third one, right? >> yes. i've watched them over and over. >> yeah? >> yeah.
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jones' baby. being released in september. also making the list -- "pretty woman." "cinderella story." i would add to that, any nicholas sparks movie. i was home the other day. i watched "dear john." "the notebook." i started texting my husband. i said, i'm watching mow ran tick comedies. >> the worst day ever. >> he said, i wish i was there. >> did he say that? >> i think it was just lip service. i know the day is going to go poorly if my wife goes, baby, i want to watch "the notebook." >> it's a bold move. anyone at home. done. >> c-span. >> stop it. you don't watch c-span. if you haven't gotten your sweetie a giftit's jibjab to the rescue. ron? i know we don't always see eye
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but to show you how i really feel, look at this video i made for you. i got you babe i got you babe >> oh, sara. so nice. >> and that's how you dance, with a headband and a lot of hair. i like the pearls. >> you knew about that? >> i mean. look at that. i have bangs. and if sonny and cher are not your style, there's a lot of others to choose from. that's how dan and envision love playing out. kind of woodstock style. >> we kind of averaged out between us. oh. i just spilled my ice cream. weave to get to ice cream. this is my favorite part. for all you singles, , iry queen is thinking of you. they created a treat called the singles blizzard. soft serve ice cream. fudge, peanut butter cups, salted caramel truffles. the xaep says be single and prouou this valentine's day, which i love. >> yes. >> goodies all the way around for all of you. happy valentine's day.
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i love you guys.valentine's day.y. >> i love you, ron. i love you guys. your forecast. today, family and friends are remembering the life of a man killed during a fire in his waterloo home. around 11-30 friday night, firefighters arrived at 16- 84 mount carmel drive. that's the mount village apartments, near allen hospital. there, fire crews pulled 53-year-old ray anthony reeded from his burning home. officiils say reed died from scalds and burns. no details yet on what sparked the fire. last night, people spent time leaving flowers to mourn the loss of reed. his death is the first fire fatality this year. manyare mourning the loss of
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today, family and friends are remembering the life of a man killed during a fire in his waterloo home. around 11-30 friday night, firefighters arrived at 16- 84 mount carmel drive. that's the mount village apartments, near allen hospital. there, fire crews pulled 53-year-old ray anthony reed from his burning home. officials say reed died from scalds and burns. no details yeyeon what sparked the fire. last night, people spent time leaving flowers to mourn the loss of reed. his death is the first fire fatality this year. many are mourning the loss of supreme court justice antonin scalia, this morning. the long-time conservative judge died yesterday in texas. he was there on vacation. officials report, justice scalia died of natural causes during his slele. he wawa79 years old. presididt obama has pledged to fill the justice's spot sooner rather than later. republicans are calling for the next president to make the pick. those stories and much more are coming up in just a few minutes on the kcrg tv nine
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good morning from kcrg-tv9. is waking up with kcrg-tv9 it's here's what you need to know today. remembering reed. family, friends gather to say goodbye to a man killed in a waterloo fire. a supreme court justice dies. now republicans and democrats are butting heads on how soon he
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you're watching kcrg-tv9. now, from your 24 hour newswsource, morning news. good morning g d thanks for joining us. we begin with first alert storm team meteorologis t britley ritz. a winter weather advisory remains in effect for all of the tv9 viewing area until 6 pm this evening. light snow will fall through the morning hours and will likely become moderate at times. occasionally, during moderate snowfall visibility will be reduced. snow totals at this time look to stay around 2 to 4 incheheacross ththentire tv9 viewing area, with l lally higher amounts possible. winds will be gusting at 20- 30 mph at times, which could create some patchy blowing and drifting over of roads. those planning on traveling should prepare for partially to mostly covered roads. temperature wise for this valentine's day, we are much warmer! highs will be in the middle 20s thanks to a warm front that will lift across the area. tte beginning of next wwek brings even warmer temperatures with highs back into the 30s.

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