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...It was discussed on #television #news shows. It appeared in glossy print...

...exploit #journalists’ incredible laziness. If you lay out the information just right, you can shape the story that emerges in the #media almost like you were writing those stories yourself. In fact, that’s literally what you’re doing, since many #reporters just copied and pasted our text.
“Slim by Chocolate!” the headlines blared. A team of German researchers had found that people on a low-carb diet lost weight 10 percent faster if they ate a chocolate bar every day. It made the front page of Bild, Europe’s largest daily newspaper, just beneath their update about the Germanwings crash. From there, it ricocheted around the internet and beyond, making news in more than 20 countries and half a dozen languages. It was discussed on tel...
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Watching Cannonball Run II...I noticed Joe's tow-truck.

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Another reason I don't use #Instagram ...

#SNS   #copyright   #privacy   #law   #legal   #publicdomain  
Controversial artist Richard Prince screenshotted and sold public Instagram photos without permission. Here's how he isn't violating copyright laws.
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...In 1797 Thomas Paine, one of America’s founders, penned a pamphlet arguing that every person is entitled to share in the returns on the common property of humanity...to avoid creating “invidious distinctions” between rich and #poor ...

...technology creates unimaginable riches for some, but threatens the jobs of others...a computer can suddenly make a profession redundant, those who have worked hard cannot be certain of a decent standard of living. That may justify more generous state support.

#welfare   #economy   #poverty  
        WITH cash-strapped governments around the world looking for ways to cut welfare bills and reduce deficits, it might seem an odd time to...
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An #internet service provider is sending messages to customers warning they are using more data than their plans allow for...  #ISP  
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Over the next decade, the number of baby boomers struggling with food insecurity is expected to rise by 50 percent.

Government #food programs won’t be enough to serve this population...

#Seniors are living longer, and they’re outliving their incomes...”

#SNAP   #poor   #elderly   #aged   #poverty   #hunger   #USDA  
The warm sands and tony neighborhoods in Naples, Florida, give it the name “Paradise Coast.” But for seniors struggling to keep food on the table, it’s far from a paradise.
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In the July edition of +Guitar World, on page 72, in the "You're Playing It Wrong" column:  from #LedZeppelin III, "Immigrant Song".  Now go practice (some more)...

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Incorrect:  "Chromebooks require Web connectivity for apps to work."

Apps that work while +Google Chrome, and a #Google ‪#‎Chromebook,‬ are offline exist...(check the ‪#‎Chrome‬ Web Store...)
Google’s Chrome OS-based laptops have basic specifications—two new Chromebooks that work well for students and home use
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...a living wage of $15.99 an hour for a single-adult household in Washington State, and of $20.02 an hour per adult for a household with two adults and two children. Seattle's mayor, Ed Murray, suggests $21 an hour as the living minimum for any household...

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ON MAY 19th the Los Angeles city council voted to raise its minimum wage, from $9 an hour to $15 an hour. The full increase will be enacted by 2020. The pay rise...
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Now that my #Netflix account is activated (thanks to Dilan in Customer Service), I need to find a place to binge for a few weeks... ‪

#Emmy #‎ForYourConsideration‬ ‪#FYC 

Nomination voting begins #June 15...voting ends June 26...

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...changing tastes. The most popular search terms are appallingly conventional. Coldplay, Katy Perry, and U2 are tops right now. “You’d think they’d be better at trend spotting, but it’s literally kind of vanilla...Black Eyed Peas gets searched about 150 times a month. When was the last time they released an album?”
The Jingle Punks make millions writing music for commercials, reality TV, and “literally anything” that needs a tune
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Tucson's Western Meat recalling ground beef
www.tucsonsentinel.com

Concerns about possible E. coli contamination have prompted Tucson-based Western Meat to recall packaged ground beef sold for over a year. F

Face-off: Nexian Chromebook vs XOLO Chromebook - Livemint
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Google’s Chrome OS-based laptops have basic specifications—two new Chromebooks that work well for students and home use

Basically unaffordable
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WITH cash-strapped governments around the world looking for ways to cut welfare bills and reduce deficits, it might seem an odd time to...

Emerald Village
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PROJECT OVERVIEW (Draft) Updated: March 20, 2015 The Need The Eugene-Springfield area suffers from a severe lack of low-income housing optio

Hollywood goes on the road
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Thanks to tax breaks and credits, many film and TV productions are shot far from Los Angeles - but are these jobs packages paying off for ot

PCC: Most local high school grads need remedial help
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Nearly 90 percent of local grads are deficient in math, reading or writing.

Fashion Trends for Spring 2015 as Told by Google Data – Think with Google
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Consumers turn to Google Search in the moments that matter when it comes to fashion, giving us a glimpse into the latest up-and-coming trend

How The US Government Legally Stole Millions From Kim Dotcom | Techdirt
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About a month ago we covered the basics of the lawsuit by which the US government was seeking to keep pretty much all of Kim Dotcom's assets

Pickles by Brian Crane, May 10, 2015 Via @GoComics
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One of the many great comics you can read for free at GoComics.com! Follow us for giveaways & giggles.

First principals
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Satisfied? THE Stones or the Beatles? That, as any baby-boomer knows, is the most important question in music. But for American boomers it r

Unkind Cuts
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Tucson-Pima Arts Council Executive Director Roberto Bedoya called it a "budget nightmare." He was talking about a proposal from Tucson City

Baltimore Speaks: A BET Special
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Community members, celebrities, activists, political leaders and the victim's family discuss the recent events in Baltimore. Moderated by Ma

National Lampoon’s Animal House
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Bluto (John Belushi), Otter and the Deltas run wild at 1962 Faber College.

NC Cop Whose Free Coffee Spilled on Him Suing Starbucks - ABC News
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A North Carolina police officer who received a reportedly free cup of coffee while in uniform is suing Starbucks, claiming he burned himself

Verizon Falsely Promising Better Quality Netflix Streaming With Faster, ...
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Last week I contacted Verizon to discuss the renewal of my two-year FiOS Triple Play contract which already gives me 50Mbps up/down. Three d

City wants contractor to run public access TV
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There's no money for Channels 12 and 20 in draft budget for next fiscal year.

Protect your pooch with free vaccines Saturday
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Rabies, parvovirus and distemper vaccines are available.

I've been twice. This is a GREAT place for having an intimate time with someone. There are booths...and booths with curtains. (It might be best to plan to spend at least $100 for two people...)
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