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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the President of Iran, reacts during an interview with editorial staff from the Associated Press on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011 in New York.  (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the President of Iran, reacts during an interview with editorial staff from the Associated Press on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)  

Top 10 funniest tweets of the week, Sept. 16–22

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      Jamie Weinstein

      Jamie Weinstein is Senior Editor of The Daily Caller. His work has appeared in The Weekly Standard, the New York Daily News and The Washington Examiner, among many other publications. He also worked as the Collegiate Network Journalism Fellow at Roll Call Newspaper and is the winner of the 2011 "Funniest Celebrity in Washington" contest. A regular on Fox News and other cable news outlets, Weinstein received a master’s degree in the history of international relations from the London School of Economics in 2009 and a bachelor's degree in history and government from Cornell University in 2006. He is the author of the political satire, "The Lizard King: The Shocking Inside Account of Obama's True Intergalactic Ambitions by an Anonymous White House Staffer."

This week’s edition includes tweets about the new Facebook update, the Emmys, the Buffet rule and much more:

10.EliLake: For the single guys who want to impress a lady on a 1st date, try TGI Fridays. The Jack Daniels grill is classy but also neighborhood real.

9.CrowleyTIME: Doesn’t Ahmadinejad know poverty is a losing issue? He needs to pivot to jobs, draw sharp contrasts with ayatollahs. #UNGA

8. phil_rosenthal: This wouldn’t be happening with Facebook if the Winklevoss twins were in charge!!!

7. benshapiro: Best supporting actress should have gone to Christina Hendricks’ bra.

6. greggutfeld: Before u make that Downfall video, realize we don’t need another Downfall video

5. iowahawkblog: The UN is the geopolitical equivalent of YouTube commenters.

4. NoahPollak: Now Pals taking cues from JournoList RT @allahpundit: PLO official: Rick Perry is a “racist” twurl.nl/kr3hc1

3. rickperryfacts If at first you don’t succeed, you’re not Rick Perry.

2. jaketapper:I have long been in favor of the Jimmy Buffett Rule — tax breaks for margaritas

1. itrevormoore: Figures. The Emmys are completely ignoring Ron Paul.

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