Fairfield County among best places to lose weight

If you haven’t yet gotten around to that resolution to shed some lbs this year, you just lost an excuse. Residential real estate website Trulia has named Fairfield County the second best place in the
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Restaurants to patrons: No photos, please!

The ubiquity of smartphones with decent cameras, in combination with social networks used to share life’s better moments, means pictures are often being snapped in situations where doing so was previously considered gauche. That includes the dining table. In restaurants both casual and classy, diners are whipping out their iPhones and Androids to take pictures […]
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NY Daily News: Te’o was talking to Ronaiah the whole time

Just when you thought the Manti Te’o saga couldn’t get weirder, it did just that. The New York Daily news is reporting that alleged hoax mastermind Ronaiah Tuiasosopo had been imitating a woman’s voice so he could “have a relationship” with Te’o. Tuiasosopo’s lawyer, Milton Grimes, offered an intriguing explanation for his client’s actions, though it raises […]
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‘Princess Bride’ shirt frightens passengers on flight

OK, wearing a T-shirt that says “prepare to die” on an airplane might not be the best idea. But you’d almost have to have been living under a rock for the past 25 years not to get Wynand Mullins’ shirt, which is emblazoned with a large “Hello my name is” tag followed by: “Inigo Montoya. […]
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Did Beyonce lip-sync national anthem? Social media responds. See the performance and reaction here.

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10 weird and wonderful inauguration images from Twitter

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Rapper kicked off stage at inauguration event

Outspoken political rapper Lupe Fiasco was booted off stage at the StartUp RockOn event Inauguration Celebration at the Hamilton Live in Washington on Sunday night. During the private party, Lupe Fiasco performed “Words I Never Said”, which features the lyrics “Limbaugh is a racist, Glenn Beck is a racist, Gaza Strip was getting bombed, Obama […]
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Man wrestles shark away from beach

A British man wrestled a shark away from the shallow waters of an Australian beach on Monday, the Associated Press reports. Bystanders were also surprised to see the shark in a nearby creek.

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