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The stretch of freezing weather has kept people across the country indoors or under layers. But CNN's Jeanne Moos has the lighter side of media sucked into the "polar vortex."
In his 90th year, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is a hit at the 100th annual Alfalfa Club dinner, an exclusive, off-the-record event in Washington. Politico Playbook obtained a copy of the speech, and CNN contacted actor Paul Sorvino, who played Kissinger in the 1995 biopic "Nixon," to read it out loud. CNN's Tom Foreman plays the recordings.
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