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December 11th, 2008
06:58 PM ET

Beat 360° 12/11/08

Ready for today's Beat 360°?

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Tune in tonight at 10pm to see if you are our favorite!

Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:

Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich leaves his home on December 11, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois.

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soundoff (200 Responses)
  1. Mark - Santa Fe

    They know me so well they put up a sign.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:56 pm |
  2. Heather,ca

    You can bug me, you can even poison me, but I ain't no rat.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:55 pm |
  3. Matt, VT

    " ... *Bleeping* [Journalist #1] putting up signs saying I'm a *bleeping* rat. Yeah, I'm a rat... a *bleeping* awesome rat. ... " Blagojevich said to himself.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:55 pm |
  4. Larry Clasen, Lake Oswego Oregon

    THE GODFATHER RAT

    December 11, 2008 at 7:54 pm |
  5. Charles Davis of Magnolia, NJ

    You bring rats a bad name.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:54 pm |
  6. Charles Davis of Magnolia, NJ

    Ahhh... the hubris of the corrupt.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:53 pm |
  7. Pamina

    Hmmm, what can I sell to get this sign off this tree..........

    December 11, 2008 at 7:52 pm |
  8. Rebecca, South Carolina

    I thought my coffee tasted a little funny this morning!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:52 pm |
  9. Mike, Brunswick ME

    Eek, I hope they haven't spotted my hair

    December 11, 2008 at 7:52 pm |
  10. Matt, VT

    How Blagojevich is like a rat... He gets caught in simple traps, he's risk his life for some more of the cheese, apparently uses the same hairstyle and has to avoid Pats.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:51 pm |
  11. Roberto in British Columbia

    A single picture is worth a thousand words.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:51 pm |
  12. Sandy Pennsylvania

    What's a little shake down between friends. It's not like he asked for billions of dollars.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:51 pm |
  13. Erik in Upper Saddle River, NJ

    Doing his best Cagney impression, Blagojevich says to the press "you dirty rats, see, you can't get me!"

    December 11, 2008 at 7:51 pm |
  14. Roweena D'Souza

    C'mon now, don't I make a perfect 70's mafia don. anyone out there wants to offer me a role?

    December 11, 2008 at 7:51 pm |
  15. Ken Coleman

    I hope they don't exterminate the rat on my head!

    Hollywood, Pensylvania

    December 11, 2008 at 7:50 pm |
  16. Carlos

    Evictions on the rise

    December 11, 2008 at 7:50 pm |
  17. Lorie Ann, Buellton, California

    The Rat Patrol flushed out a big one...

    December 11, 2008 at 7:50 pm |
  18. Demosthenes

    That Pied Piper will never find me in this disguise!!!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:50 pm |
  19. Steve, Bend OR

    Next time try Ebay.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:49 pm |
  20. Sandra L. Reed Ohio

    Hmmmm, for the right price I can make those posters disappear for all of my BFF's.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:49 pm |
  21. Felicia Shaw

    Hmmm.....They could have captured a better likeness of me for that poster.........Rats!

    Felicia
    New Holstein, Wisconsin

    December 11, 2008 at 7:49 pm |
  22. Lanna from Sprinfield, Virginia

    Poor, pathetic rat, he didn't even realize he was a menace to society.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:49 pm |
  23. Julie Maniglia, Phoenix, Arizona

    Governor Blagojevich announces an outbreak of bubonic plague in the government offices of Illinois!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:48 pm |
  24. Ken Coleman

    Rats! I can't pronounce my name either!

    Hollywood, Pennsylvania

    December 11, 2008 at 7:48 pm |
  25. Ron, Germantown, Ohio

    Spare the Rod...Spoil the state!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:48 pm |
  26. Mike in Ithaca, NY

    Stupid rat sign... this is definitely showing up in the Tribune tomorrow.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:48 pm |
  27. Erik in Upper Saddle River, NJ

    With his minions exterminated, the king of the rats finally rears his ugly head!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:48 pm |
  28. Matt, VT

    Blagojevich's thoughts... "Rat, huh... I *bleeping" sweet Rat."

    December 11, 2008 at 7:47 pm |
  29. Larry Clasen, Lake Oswego Oregon

    TOP CHICAGO RAT

    December 11, 2008 at 7:47 pm |
  30. Gabriella, Avondale, Arizona

    Little did he know, they had been on to him for quite some time already.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:46 pm |
  31. Alice Ann Wetzel

    Drats!! They found me out.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:46 pm |
  32. Hashem Rouhani - San Francisco, CA

    This picture doesn’t show my inner beauty.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:46 pm |
  33. Natallia, NJ

    Please, Santa! Yellow card is the only thing I am asking for!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:45 pm |
  34. Ron, Germantown, Ohio

    That cheese brings them out every time.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:45 pm |
  35. Sandra L. Reed Ohio

    Hey, that's my BFF. Too bad buddy, guess us two-legged rats are next.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:45 pm |
  36. San, Miami, FL

    I would've gotten away with it too, if it weren't for you meddling reporters!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:44 pm |
  37. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    Wanna get away???

    December 11, 2008 at 7:44 pm |
  38. Al

    I hate those damn rats

    December 11, 2008 at 7:44 pm |
  39. Judy

    Why couldn't anybody SEE THE SIGN????

    December 11, 2008 at 7:44 pm |
  40. Pamina

    Psst, I'll give you a seat in the Senate if you take this sign off this tree!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:42 pm |
  41. Roland , California

    Its those darn rats....they get me everytime...

    December 11, 2008 at 7:42 pm |
  42. Charles in Harbor Springs, Michigan

    "Say hello to my little friends!"

    December 11, 2008 at 7:42 pm |
  43. Jonathan Richardson, TX

    Obama should've taken the bait... then I wouldn't look like the rat.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:42 pm |
  44. Lynette from Michigan

    "I just thought I'd help 2008, the Year of the Rat, go out with a bang!"

    December 11, 2008 at 7:42 pm |
  45. Judy

    Say, CHEEEEZZZZZZZZ

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
  46. Erik in Upper Saddle River, NJ

    Looks like they missed the BIGGEST rat of all!

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
  47. Amy- Kentucky

    I wonder how much the state of Illinois would sell for on Ebay?

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
  48. Candice Johnson, New York, New York

    Man! Why did I have to stand next to this sign? I don't need to add anymore salt to the wound.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
  49. geno oklahoma

    ok. whose the wisenheimer

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
  50. Joelle- MS

    Governor Rod Blagojevich is seen leaving the secret auctioning site of the coveted senate seat, located in a shabby, rat-ridden neighborhood.

    December 11, 2008 at 7:41 pm |
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