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Monthly Archive for February, 2012
By NANCY BENAC Associated Press WASHINGTON — The president just couldn’t say no: Mick Jagger held out a mic almost by way of command, and soon Barack Obama was belting out the blues with the best of them. The East Room of the White House was transformed into an intimate blues club on Tuesday night [...] [Read More]
Free plastic surgery for teachers is a policy that’s been on the books in Buffalo, N.Y., for nearly 40 years, CNN reports. Amazing at a time when teachers are being laid off around the country. [Read More]
GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich told Oklahomans this week that you can’t put a gun rack in a Volt [Read More]
A Michigan man burned the New Jersey state flag to protest Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to have flags flown at half mast on Saturday for Whitney Houston. Houston, a New Jersey native, was laid to rest Saturday after being found dead in a Beverly Hills hotel room a week prior. John Burri burned the state [...] [Read More]
Your cell phone is turning you into a selfish jerk, according to researchers at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business . Their marketing study found that cell phone users are less likely to volunteer for community service. The cell phone users were also less persistent in solving word problems – even [...] [Read More]