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The Centenarian Who Inspired a Protest of The Government Shutdown

Even a partial government shutdown couldn't stop Antoinette Betourne from celebrating her 100th birthday with a meal of a ham biscuit, Brunswick stew and a piece of carrot cake from the aptly-named Ca…


Your Birth Color: What it Says About You

The "Color Wheel of Life" follows the progression of the seasons, showing what colors they're associated with and what qualities they bring to life. Whether you're picking inspiring colors for the o…


Baby Gorilla’s Big Birthday Bash

Monroe, a one year old western lowland gorilla born at the San Diego Zoo, celebrates his first birthday in style. Photo Credit: joelrivlin via Flickr. Science News by NewsLook var nl_rand = …


On Turning 50

  I do not ask to know, I do not ask to see, I ask only to be used. - Sufi Prayer Today is my last day of my last year of the forties. Tomorrow is the first day of a new decade for me an…


Farewell to Birthday Blues

Red, yellow, and blue balloons squeak as they press together; expanding in the sun, moving in the wind. POP! I jump from the explosive sound and giggle, cake-fueled and delirious with the idea of …


Green Birthday Party Ideas, Please

Paper hats, plastic forks, wrapping paper, plastic cups, latex balloons, plastic party favors, paper napkins, vinyl tablecloths, and loads of artificially colored food and high-fructose corn syrup. Ah…


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I prefer looking at flowers rather than eating them. They do add some nice colour.

Most people my age still have some type of job. Reality is that you can't retire completely unless y…

Two points. But two, of how many? I can think of a bunch more, off the top of my head.

Good to know that microwaving won't destroy its nutritional content. Thanks.