Morning Maddow: October 13

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The ringleader of the Iranian terrorist plot seems to have been missing certain leadership qualities:  “His socks would not match.  He was always losing his keys and his cellphone. He was not capable of carrying out this plan.”

So when Pakistan says it will not tolerate cross-border attacks from Afghanistan, does that include our flying robots?  ’Cause that’s gonna be awkward

Late last night (well, late for D.C. which is anything later than “afternoon”) Congress passed trade deals with South Korea, Colombia and Panama 

Want to know why your Blackberry failed yesterday?  There’s a fact box for that

Two authors can’t agree on why people are less violent; they should fight to determine who’s right

What’s worse: lying to Human Rights Watch or wishing happy birthday to a war criminal?

Sorry victims, the plague was your fault

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Morning Maddow: October 13

Updated