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About My Father

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10 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
My father might have saved himself from a severe stroke; NPR took note, and someone in your life might want to, too.

Looking For Tom Lehrer, Comedy's Mysterious Genius

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148 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Tom Lehrer is considered one of the most influential figures in comedy — despite a body of work consisting of just 37 pitch-black songs and a career that stopped abruptly when the countercult...

Community Post: 7 Ways That 1960s #MadMen Looks Like 2014

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26 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
As the final season of Mad Men approaches, we’re excited to see our favorite characters back again on the small screen – we just wish that we could turn off workplace discrimination as ...

You'll Never Look At Cereal Boxes The Same Again

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9 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The next time you stroll down the cereal aisle at a grocery store, blindfold your child. Because the characters on kids cereal boxes are literally staring at your children.According to a recent study from Cornell University's Food and Brand Lab, ...

Food Stamps Don't Keep Walmart's Prices Low, They Keep Its Profits High

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6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Walmart benefits from food stamps in multiple ways, as taxpayers both underwrite the company's food sales and also subsidize its payroll costs....

Are We Becoming China's Factory Farm?

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21 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
US hog operations are feeding more than a billion people's growing appetite for pork.