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Lucy - Too Much Yeast....Some Cooking Humor to Start the Week.   video
Offbeat  (tags: Video, Youtube, I love Lucy, cooking, humor, americans, bizarre, culture, funny, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, video, women, world )

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If you remember "I love Lucy" -- you are in for a treat. If you do not remember "I love Lucy" -- you are in for a treat. Enjoy. Please note, comment, and forward.
I Don't Know You
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, politics, immigration, crime, immigration fraud, vawa fraud, Green Card Marriage Scam )

- 2 hours ago -
Natachia Barlow, Immigration fraud, vawa fraud, Karl Gaffney White fraud abuse, immigration manipulation, gaslighting
Iceland Finally Getting Chabad House and Resident Rabbi - World Religion News
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, religion, europe )

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Feldman is all set to be the islandâEUR(TM)s first permanent rabbi. He will be accompanied by Mushky, his wife, originally from Sweden, and their two daughters. If all goes according to plan, the four will be settled in Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland.
NJ Transgender Pastor Celebrated in Renaming Service - World Religion News
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, religion, gayrights )

- 2 hours ago -
BeesonâEUR(TM)s was the first instance in Lutheran church history His new name was officially recognized on February 11 in St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church located in Hoboken, New Jersey.
One Religion That's Actually Embracing Science: Buddhism - Reality Base
Science & Tech  (tags: religion, science )

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Major sectors of Christianity and Islam have made it clear that theyâEUR(TM)re not going to be best friends with science anytime soon. But at least one of the major religions is extending an olive branch. 
Creationism Is Bad Religion - Bad Astronomy
Science & Tech  (tags: religion, science )

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ItâEUR(TM)s dead obvious that creationism isnâEUR(TM)t science, or even bad science. ItâEUR(TM)s nonsense. But IâEUR(TM)ve long stated itâEUR(TM)s also bad religion, because it doesnâEUR(TM)t just take faith, it also takes a phenomenal disregard of reality.
The Vikings Brought Another Group of Invaders to Britain: Mice - 80beats
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, research, history, archaeology )

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When the Vikings set sail for the British Isles they had small, furry stowaways aboard their ships, and researchers say that the descendants of those mice can offer clues about the voyages taken by Viking seafarers.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, consumer protection, health, corruption, corporations )

- 2 hours ago -
It's unlikely that Trump's nominee, Dana Baiocco, would protect anything but corporate interests. Baiocco is dangerous and unfit to serve on the Consumer Product Safety Commission but her nomination could see a Senate floor vote as early as next week.
What Roboticists Are Learning From Early Generations of Lifelike Humanoid Robots
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, tech, NewTechnology, Gizmos )

- 2 hours ago -
As the scientists studying human-robot interaction develop more and more lifelike robotsâEUR"and contend with the inherent challenges therein.
For People of Color, TrumpâEUR(TM)s EPA Is a Health Hazard | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: EPA, Scott Pruitt, health conditions, pollution, destruction, race and income inequality )

- 2 hours ago -
The quality of your air and water - and your exposure to toxic and hazardous substances - is determined to a great extent by your race and income. 
Can Online Bots Build Peace?
Science & Tech  (tags: internet, GoodNews, goodnews, computers, computer )

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This organization is using online bots to engage people in the kind of civil dialogue that they may not be able to find elsewhere on social media.
How Two Women Teamed Up to Take on the Chemical IndustryâEUR"and Won | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: chemicals, flame retardants, health conditions, cancer, consumer product safety commission )

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Over the next six years, Gartner and Blum would carry out a multifaceted campaign that eventually compelled federal regulators to call for banning an entire class of flame retardants.
Bill Gates: People Like Me Should Have to Pay Higher Taxes | TheHill
Business  (tags: money, usa, taxes )

- 2 hours ago -
You have to hand it to Bill Gates. He's more than willing to pay his fair share.
Wisconsin Tribe Going to Court to Keep a Massive Open Pit Mine Out of Ancestral Lands | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: metallic sulfide mining, environment, destruction, Army Corps of Engineers, wildlife, health conditions, ecosystems, conservation )

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The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin. With the help of Earthjustice, we're fighting the development of an open-pit metallic sulfide mine and processing facility just 50 yards from the Menominee River, on the Wisconsin-Michigan border.
Judges to FDA: Government Must Pull Aside Curtain on Genetically Engineered Salmon | Earthjustice
Animals  (tags: Genetically Modified Salmon, environment, diseases, FDA )

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Last week, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals denied the FDA's latest attempt to hide thousands of pages of key government documents related to the agency's first-ever approval of genetically engineered (GE) salmon for human consumption.
Join NDRC and Help Us Fight GOP Gerrymandering!-Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, gerrymandering, corruption, ethics )

- 3 hours ago -
We need to add 20,000 new members this month to help us hit the ground running in 2018 and fight rigged maps from coast to coast.
End Tax Payer Funded Torture-Please Sign
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal rights, protection, vivisection )

- 3 hours ago -
Meet beagle #2474. She was bitten to death by SAND FLIES infected with a deadly virus in a TAXPAYER-FUNDED test. Your bill? $11.8 million. But you can save the rest of the 1,183 dogs, hounds and puppies trapped in government labs.
School Walkouts, Sit-Ins Planned After Florida Shooting | Newsmax.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: gun violence, shootings, gun laws, sit-ins, walkouts, government, crime )

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The mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses across the United States aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws.
Ex-Trump Aide Rick Gates to Testify Against Paul Manafort -NY Daily News
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, money laundering, Rick Gates, Paul Manafort, Russian meddling, corruption, crime )

- 3 hours ago -
A former top campaign aide to President Trump is expected to plead guilty to fraud charges and testify against Paul Manafort, the ex-campaign chairman, according to a report.
Domino's-We Want Vegan Pizza | PETA Latino-Please Sign
Animals  (tags: vegan choices, fast food, animal welfare, health )

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Domino's, which has admitted that its old menu was no good and has been trying to rebrand itself and draw in new customers, has yet to embrace this change and introduce exciting new vegan toppings.
Environment  (tags: EPA, Scott Pruitt, banned scientists, conservation, destruction, pollution, corruption )

- 3 hours ago -
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt ILLEGALLY banned scientists from the EPA advisory boards. But now the scientists he purged are joining together to SUE him for attacking science. We need to collect 50,000 citizen signatures to sue Scott Pruitt
MomsRising.Org | Tell Congress: Protect Our Health Care and Nutrition Programs!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP Program, health care, nutrition, Poverty & Social Inequality, children, disabled )

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40.6 million people currently live in poverty and many of them depend on assistance programs like Medicaid and SNAP in order to make ends meet. Without these life-saving programs, moms, children, and families will suffer.
MomsRising.Org | Can FMLA Be Improved? You Bet Jurassican! Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FMLA, congress, Americans, Republicans, family )

- 4 hours ago -
Our UNPAID national family and medical leave laws are stuck in 1993 and haven't evolved to meet the needs of contemporary working
MomsRising.Org | TAKE ACTION NOW to Protect SNAP and Medicaid!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, medicaid, congress, Trump, healthcare, income inequality )

- 4 hours ago -
Right on the heels of passing the largest, most unpopular tax scam in decades, Republicans are now pivoting to take away health care, nutrition assistance, and affordable housing that we, and our economy, desperately need.
USDA to Abandon the Most Vulnerable Animals: Help Stop This Disaster ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 4 hours ago -
The USDA is truly going too far this time. We must insist that they retract this proposal and stop trying to pass off their responsibilities to third-party companies with no authority or accountability. Please submit a comment to the USDA right now,
The Quietus | Opinion | The Quietus Essay | Having A Bawl: Why Does Music Make People Cry?
Society & Culture  (tags: music, emotions, chills, tears, empathy )

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Quoting Philosopher E. M. Cioran, "Tears are music in material form." The pleasure we get from shedding tears to our favourite song has played an important role in the development of humanity.
HI: Support Humane Cat Management in Hawaii ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: cats, protection, humane management, Hawaii, TNR )

- 4 hours ago -
This petition is only available for residents of the following states: HI
CO: Urge Your Legislators to Treat All Dogs as Individuals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, AnimalWelfare, protection, pets, law )

- 4 hours ago -
This petition is only available for residents of the following states: CO

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