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Obama Makes Statement Against Breed-Specific Legislation

Last week was an important one for dogs in the White House. Not only did the Obama family welcome Sunny, a 14-month-old  Portuguese Water Dog, but President Obama made a statement against breed-specif…

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The 3 Keys to Charisma

What are the secrets to charisma? Is it something you are born with or can you develop it over time? In this episode of “Ask Deepak” on The Chopra Well, Deepak Chopra outlines three key ingredient…

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He’s Got Binders Full of Women

Some things seem to take on a life of their own, especially online. Tonight, it was binders full of women. Stemming from tonight's (Oct. 16) town hall presidential debate, the quote was part of Mit…

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Help Save Big Bird!

America's most-beloved bird is under attack! Of all the moments from last night's presidential debate, one comment from Republican candidate Mitt Romney has the Internet in an uproar. Romney exp…

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First Lady Grows a Book

Eleanor Roosevelt achieved the last vegetable garden planted at the White House back in the early 1940s. For approximately 65 years the White House lawn (which technically is considered a national par…

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Obama’s Dog vs. Romney’s Dog

If you have been following the news lately you are probably aware both President Obama and Mitt Romney are being hounded by personal dog stories. Most recently it came to light that as a child the Pre…

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White House Ok’s Killing Horses For Human Consumption

In 2006, Congress eliminated funding for the inspection of horse slaughtering facilities. Without a government inspection process, these slaughterhouses could on longer bring their product to market, …

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Federal Limos Increased 73% Under Obama Admin

According to CBS News, the number of federal limousines increased from 238 in 2008, to 412 in 2010. Many of the new ones were for the State Department, which is directed by Hillary Clinton. The State …

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Can Wal-Mart Make 140 Million Americans Healthier?

Question: If the price of an organic apple (packaged in Styrofoam and tightly wrapped in plastic) falls in a Walmart store, and no one is interested in buying it, will it make a sound, or even a diffe…

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What President Obama Should Do About BP

President Obama, I have to start with an apology because contrary to what the title of this piece would suggest, I don't know what the answer is to fixing the BP spill, nor do I suspect, do you. Ne…

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Sounds yummy!

Ooh yummy, thank you , definitely going to make these!

I'd like to try fermenting and drying, then work my way up to canning at some point. :)