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October 27, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

McD's Denial over dirty playgrounds / Fact checking Joe Biden's claim that 8 mil. jobs had already been lost before Obama took over / Poll shows Hillary Clinton ahead of all GOP Presidential candidates  

Gay Military Moms to Uncle Sam:

Gay Military Moms to Uncle Sam: “We’re asking!”

October 27, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

By Jeff Chiu, AP / photo courtesy: pinkarmy.net The military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy is gone, but a lawsuit over benefits for gay and lesbian military couples has been filed. The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Boston says the government's Defense of Marriage Act violates their constitutional rights and asks the military to recognize their legal marriages. "This case is...

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From Ina Garten Food Network

October 24, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Brussel sprouts are a yummy cold weather vegetable.  I like to braise first on the stove top then put them in the oven to caramelize.  Yummy. Ingredients   1 1/2 pounds Brussels sprouts 3 tablespoons good olive oil 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper   Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Cut off the brown ends of the Brussels sprouts and pull off any yellow...

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October 24, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Gov. Rick Perry proposes 20% flat tax / Moderate Islamist Politics in Tunisia / Democratic Party official calls schoolkids "little Democrats." /  

If Occupy-palooza were a rock band

October 24, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Op-Ed Columnist Charles Blow wrote that he was sitting next to a young woman in Brooklyn who was having dinner and planning to head to the Occupy Wall Street Protest the next day ... This is a reprint of that article that talks about the Grateful Dead trek atmosphere around these protests.  I personally think this spontaneous eruption of young people in...

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Who knew the protests were such smelly business!

Who knew the protests were such smelly business!

October 24, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Cassandra Garrison, Reporter/Producer Metro New York There are plenty of complaints out there about the Occupy Wall Street protesters: They are a bunch of hippies who have no real demands! They trashed Zuccotti Park and other protest sites around the country! They bang too loudly on their drums and clog the streets! Next time, though, you feel like complaining about Occupy...

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Click here for the latest headlines 10/22

October 22, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Michelle Bachmann N.H. staff quits, one major player moves to Perry campaign / Will Obama get a foreign policy bump? / Tea Party: Occupy Wall Street Protestors not like us

The latest headlines 10/21

October 21, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

    Obama job approval hits new low / Dad caught racing his car at 118 m.p.h. with kids in car   / You tube sensation!  Baby thinks magazine is a broken IPad  

Facebook may not be the brain drain you thought it was!

Facebook may not be the brain drain you thought it was!

October 21, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

By Ben Hirschler  (Reuters) - Scientists have found a direct link between the number of "friends" a person has on Facebook and the size of certain brain regions, raising the possibility that using online social networks might change our brains. The four brain areas involved are known to play a role in memory, emotional responses and social interactions. So far, however, it...

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Pork Tenderloin with Apples and Fennel

Pork Tenderloin with Apples and Fennel

October 20, 2011  |  No Comments  |  Share

Recipe Eating Well.com/photo courtesy Top Chef Ingredients 2 large sweet-tart apples, such as Fuji or Braeburn, sliced 1 large bulb fennel, trimmed, cored and thinly sliced, plus 1 tablespoon chopped fronds for garnish 1 large red onion, sliced 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons canola oil, divided 1 pound pork tenderloin, trimmed 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper 3 tablespoons cider vinegar More Healthy Recipe Ideas Healthy Pork...

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