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Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Joe Walsh, the guitarist for The Eagles, is endorsing Illinois Democrat Tammy Duckworth in her race for a suburban Chicago congressional seat. The joke here is that Duckworth's opponent is also named Joe Walsh – the first-term Tea Party congressman. [AP, via The Huffington Post]

• Henry Hill, the mobster whose life story was depicted in Martin Scorsese's classic movie "GoodFellas" (with Hill played by Ray Liotta), has died at the age of 69. [TMZ]

• Disney's videogame-themed comedy "Wreck-It Ralph" doesn't arrive in theaters until November – but you can play the "Donkey Kong"-like arcade game "Fix It Felix" online now. [Disney, Entertainment Weekly]

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