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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Make Girl Scout Cookies Vegan!
Business  (tags: off-beat, protection, society, safety, interesting, goodnews, culture, animals, business, ethics, food, health, humans, women, americans, greenliving, greenproducts, green, eco-friendly, conservation, CoolStuff, family, healthy, protection, shopping, Sust )

Kelly
- 328 days ago - secure.peta.org
THIS IS A PETITION . YUMMY NEWS: One of the two national bakers of Girl Scout cookies, ABC Bakers, currently makes vegan Peanut Butter Patties®, Thin Mints®, Thanks-A-Lot®, and Lemonades(TM)!
McDonald's Employee Fired for Letting Peterson Use the Restroom
Business  (tags: bizarre, safety, off-beat, Mcdonalds, NFL, Adrian Peterson, Mn Vikings, employee, labor, business )

Dana
- 1441 days ago - sports.yahoo.com
An assistant manager at McDonald's was fired after allowing Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson to use the bathroom while the restaurant was closed. By Chris Chase
Family Learns Pre-Existing Conditions Apply at Birth(Newborn Was Denied Health Insurance Coverage Days After Life-Saving Surgery
Business  (tags: off-beat, business, insurance, newborn, pre-existing conditions )

Lady
- 1734 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Houston Tracy, a 12-day-old boy, has already survived a rare birth defect, a feeding tube and open heart surgery. Now his family is waiting to see how the battle with an insurance company will fare. Last week, Houston's parents found out that the term
Classmates.Com Tied to More Dubious Marketing Tactics
Business  (tags: business, abuse, off-beat, ethics, investigation, marketing )

Lady
- 1746 days ago - news.cnet.com
At a time when Classmates.com and parent company United Online are already mixed up in a congressional investigation, Classmates.com is attempting to settle a lawsuit that accuses the company of sending e-mails that duped users into believing the message
Coffee Producers 'Getting Hammered' By Global Climate Change
Business  (tags: off-beat, climate-change, environment, farming, business, world )

Lady
- 1762 days ago - rawstory.com
Coffee producers say they are getting hammered by global warming, with higher temperatures forcing growers to move to prized higher ground, putting the cash crop at risk
Wal-Mart Gets a Taste of Its Own Medicine
Business  (tags: off-beat, economy, wal-mart, business, news )

Lady
- 1770 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
The world's largest retailer has seen sales at its U.S. stores fall for the first time, as price-cutting competitors lure away bargain-hunters. Department stores and dollar stores are muscling in on the company's discount turf.
That Viral Thing: People of Walmart - A Web Site That Has Crashed -Heavy Traffic
Business  (tags: unusual, off-beat, performance, interesting, bizarre, culture, ethics, humor, odd, pictures, wal-mart )

Susan
- 1941 days ago - time.com
Why don't people wear shirts when they shop at Wal-Mart? Or pants that fit? Has that woman been wearing a fanny pack for 15 years or did she just recently pick up on the belt-as-purse trend? Is that guy wearing a cape?People of Walmart, a website that la
Great News About "I.O.U.S.A.!"
Business  (tags: interesting, news, off-beat, odd, humans, americans, 2008, business, usa, unusual, society, debt, consumers, business, americans, economy, finance, money, news, usa )


- 2238 days ago - iousathemovie.com
Who would have thought that a feature documentary about America's addiction to debt and its consequences could prove to be so timely? Even before today's financial crisis unfolded, acclaimed director
As You Can See Your Honor I Am Neither a Killer Nor a Whale
Business  (tags: animals, environment, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, environment )

Raven sky
- 2400 days ago - newyorker.com
This cartoon from the New Yorker captured my attention, showing an Orca whale... for the caption contest.. this was my choice.. thought it was appropriate. I am neither a killer nor am I a whale.. So what am I your honor.
Tailpipes and Tribalism
Business  (tags: culture, society, cars, transportation, off-beat, safety, family, Sustainabililty, business, automotive, auto, economy, money )

Gavin
- 2619 days ago - planetsave.com
Most of us never question our decision to buy and drive cars because we identify cars with our culture. "Driving is what people do." That's been the unspoken motto of the last handful of generations and it's the lesson we're teaching our children.
   

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