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Shootin’ in the gym

Drake’s line in Rick Ross’s “Stay Schemin’” has sparked somewhat of a viral cultural phenomenon. B!%@#, you wasn’t with me shootin’ in the gym. For those of you who aren’t a fan of Drake or Ross, the line refers to Kobe Bryant losing $50 million in his divorce. But more importantly, the line alludes to […]

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Moderation: The key to a fulfilled life

In order to grow, you have to experience everything, but in moderation. -Compay Segundo Imagine a world where everyone lived in moderation – No hording of wealth and resources from the 1%, and no such thing as the “working poor.” This utopia may never exist but by living moderately, we can achieve an utopian life. […]

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The 4 “P’s” for marketing yourself to a mate

The four P’s of Marketing are product, price, place and promotion. In business, these concepts are used to attract customers. In life, we can use these concepts to attract Mr./Mrs Right or Right-Now. I’m not saying you should be prostituting yourself per se, but it may get that right person to spend some time with […]

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Race, Religion, and Abortion.

Data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that black women get almost 40 percent of the country’s abortions, even though blacks make up only 13 percent of the population. Nearly 40 percent of black pregnancies end in induced abortion, a rate far higher than for white or Hispanic women.

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The High cost of low prices [IKEA edition]

On paper, IKEA could hardly appear more virtuous: an eco-friendly company that gives all its money to a charitable trust. But President Ingvar Kamprad is actually a canny, media-manipulating, racist ex-Nazi who produces low-quality furniture from questionable materials, running a company whose profits are funneled through a collection of shady Dutch charities that let it […]

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Its just local news until it happens to you

Around 2 a.m. this morning I hear a banging on my door.  Somebody is yelling, “There’s another fire.”  Needless to say I was asleep and not sure if this was a dream or reality.  As I put on some clothes to evacuate the building I think, “There was a fire yesterday. What the hell is […]

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U.S. company at fault for swine flu

5-year-old Edgar Hernandez survived the earliest documented case of swine flu in an outbreak that, officials say, has now spread across four continents.

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Warrantless Outrage

After CNN and other news outlets reported on the vile statements made by the Iranian president at the U.N. conference, I became curious as to what was said. After reading the transcript from the speech I am reminded that American propaganda still exists. The speech is mild and truthful for the most part. Do you […]

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You are what you watch

Ok so I was flipping through the channels and caught the fox news channel. Glenn Beck was going on and on about how Obama has created a new form of fascism, “Progressive Fascism.” He then compares him to Mussolini, Hitler, and Stalin.

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