The Controversy Shoes
Maybe you've heard about the latest controversy in the sneaker world. It started when Adidas posted images on their…
Famed Author Ray Bradbury Dies at Ninety One
Prolific author, Ray Bradbury has died at the age of ninety one. Born in Illinois in 1920, the Bradbury family moved…
An Economic Plan Worth Considering
By Ziad K. Abdelnour We've heard so far a number of economic plans from a number of the GOP Presidential candidates.…
Watch Hulu In New Zealand
New Zealand may be on the other side of the world, but to New Zealanders we are the center of the world and we have…
Money on the Sidelines
I heard the news today about the cash reserves that Apple has and it got me thinking. I wonder just how much money…
How Internet Pornography Adversely Affects Society
I still remember a time during my adolescent years when looking at an intimate scene in a romantic movie would titillate…
News and Society Articles (2004)
Tonado In Joplin
The state of Missouri is no stranger to violent tornadoes. The state has been hit on several occasion. Last Sunday, May 23, 2011 at about 5:30 p.m. a massive, deadly tornado slammed into the city of Joplin, Missouri. Not fewer than 89 people lost their lives. Joplin is close to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Weather   May 23, 2011  
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Involuntary Separating From the Military Things they Didnt Tell You
So you served your country or are serving your country. You've been notified your commander is pressing through with recommending your seperation from the Military. Your emotions are going to vary from bieng angry, depressed, optimistic, delusional, and sad. I know from a personal standpoint how you feel. It's not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 02, 2011  
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Bp Oil Funding Winding Down
The BP oil spill was caused by an explosion followed by fire on one of its drilling rigs in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20,2010. This occured by a blow out preventer which had failed to function to prevent crude oil from spilling. Several different attempts were made to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Environmental   May 31, 2011  
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The MAC King Has Died! Long Live the King
His arrival was timely. The era of Thomas Edison like inventors had sprung anew. Only the outward appearances had changed  Now there were young college entreprenues that were translating established forms of communication into a personal experience with NO HOLDS BARRED! The sky was the limit and the only restriction…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 06, 2011  
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Love Each Other and Love God
We often hear this phrase in Christian circles where it is said, we need to learn to love each other, love yourself, and love God. With many of the conflicts in the world today; one way to end it all would be to love each other and to love our…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   Jun 13, 2011  
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The Beginning Of the End - Blocked Vpns In China
Is this the beginning of the end? Have vpn's in China become obsolete? The recent attempt to block vpns in China by the government may be an omen for internet users in the country. For Chinese citizens and especially for expats living in China, a vpn is a must-have. A…
By:  in  News and Society  >  International   Apr 08, 2012  
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The Royal Wedding - The Other Side
The royal wedding is due on Friday, April 29th, which is just around the corner. Most of the news sites are concerned with what Prince William thinks about the wedding, or what Catherine Middleton is going to wear. The ceremony itself is going to be broadcasted all over the world,…
By:  in  News and Society   Apr 27, 2011  
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September 11, Ten Years After That unforgetable Fateful Day
What went wrong you may be asking? Well, only the Almighty God would have an answer to such a question as it is very complicated. Obviously, something went horribly wrong that no human in this world today knows what really happened. September 11, has gone down in our history books…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   Aug 17, 2011  
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Are You Ready For A Police State
When the Federal Government starts spying on its citizens and harassing them for something you may have said, that is the beginning of a Police State. When police can arrest you and hold you indefinitely without charging you, that is the beginning of a Police State. If you are not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 03, 2011  
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Handling Fights In The Road
Have you ever been in that situation before? You happen to be on your own, and you walk down a slender street. All of a sudden, there are gangsters before and behind you. Instantly, you simply realize there's no getting out. You understand something must happen now, or you are…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Crime   Jun 07, 2012  
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Twitter And Celebrities: Do they Mix?
Some people open a Twitter account and love it from the moment they start using it. No more so than some of the A list stars either side of the Atlantic. I’m curious about Twitter and celebrities, I really am. One minute they use it to inform their adoring fans…
By:  in  News and Society   Apr 17, 2011  
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Watch Hulu In Sweden
There is no question about whether people want to watch Hulu in Sweden or not, as there is even a Facebook page called Open Hulu to Sweden! The copyright and licensing agreement with American networks create a major roadblock. They will sell the rights to air programs to local broadcasting…
By:  in  News and Society  >  International   Apr 27, 2011  
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Internet Marketing News What Are the Latest Trends?
The internet is a rapidly changing world. What are the trends taking place in the world of internet marketing. Here's what my research led me to discover (and confirm in some cases): Google's latest update. There was a lot of concern when google updated again the way it ranks web…
By:  in  News and Society   May 08, 2011  
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Doomsday 21 May? No Way!
Harold Camping of Family Radio has declared tomorrow (at this writing), May 21, to be Judgment Day. No biblical evidence exists to justify this pronouncement. It will not happen. Furthermore, it cannot happen. It cannot happen for the same reason that Jesus cannot come tonight, as many preachers falsely believe.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   May 21, 2011  
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Watch Hulu In Canada 2011
You can watch Hulu in Canada now. However, you're going to have to pay a fee and if you're looking for a freebie then you can stop reading now. If you'd be willing to pay about five bucks a month to get access to Hulu in Canada then keep reading…
By:  in  News and Society  >  International   May 04, 2011  
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Oprah Winfrey Show Ends
The most phenomenal talk show host for the past twenty five years has been Oprah Winfrey. Her educational, thought provoking, inspiring, and uplifting shows were anticipated and viewed by over 42 million people in about 150 countries world wide. But, like everything else, one has to say farewell to her…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Anthropology Sociology   May 29, 2011  
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Pakistan Help U.S Kill Osama Bin Laden- Is it true
The biggest current news event of the hour. Pakistan helps United States kill Osama Bin Laden on May 1st, 2011 in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Ok, so, according to the United States government, Bin Laden was the leader of al-Qaeda and head of the terrorist attack back on September 11, 2001. Ultimately,…
By:  in  News and Society   May 02, 2011  
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Why I Think The Westboro Baptist Church Should Have To Pay Taxes
If you have not heard about the Westboro Baptist Church by now then you must have been living under a rock for the past 20 years or so. Since the early 1990's this “church” group has been holding protests, rallies, and pickets against everything from gay rights festivals, to NBA…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   Jun 09, 2011  
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Proud To Be A Faithless Heathen
Faith is a terrible thing. It has the same condescending quality as “Because I said so”. To begin any other enterprise, we are required to do our ‘due diligence’, to analyze and double check the apparent facts of a certain case—it is considered the only way to assure that any…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   Oct 17, 2011  
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Earthquake In Japan 2011 - Tsunami Adds to Destruction
Breaking News: Earthquake In Japan 2011! A GREAT 8.9 magnitude earthquake has hit the northeastern coast of Japan, quickly followed by a 13-foot tsunami that has devastated the Miyagi shoreline. This major earthquake marks as the largest to hit in Japan's history, and is being added to an Earthquake in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Environmental   Apr 19, 2011  
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RIP Steve Jobs
Unfortunately we have suffered the loss of an incredible inventor, Steve Jobs. The CEO of Apple died at the age of 56 today (October 5th, 2011).  Apple has lost a creative genuis and visionary while the world lost a great human being. His legacy lives on through Apple and the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Anthropology Sociology   Oct 09, 2011  
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Who is Jesus Christ
Who Is Jesus Christ? This is a question that many will think should be posed as, who was Jesus Christ, for the simple fact that He died. However, it is clear to the world that Jesus has been depicted in many different ways by many different religions, Christian denominations, individuals,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Religion   May 09, 2011  
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Where to Find the Best Organic Gardening Catalogue
If you're looking for a good organic catalogue, I've compiled a list of some of the best out there. View them online or order a good old fashioned catalog. Most of the catalogs in this list have both an online and paper version.
By:  in  News and Society  >  Environmental   Feb 15, 2011  
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Is Starbucks the Home Front for the New Revolution ?
Starbucks CEO, Howard Schultz has fired a shot across the bow of the political status quo, demanding that those aboard the sinking ship, stand and deliver or stand down. Within thirty hours of his challenge, he had garnered thousands of supportive responses but no reply from the politicians that he…
By:  in  News and Society   Aug 24, 2011  
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Earthquake Proof Kit to Survive
After several earthquakes in the Canterbury region of New Zealand, a first world class country you saw the tremendous gathering of the country rallying its resources to deal with this catastrophe. Earthquake devastations have been seen all over the world in places such as Haiti and Chile and it unrattled…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Environmental   Mar 07, 2011  
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Fukushima Reactor No 4 on Fire!
Breaking News!  Fukushima reactor no. 4 on fire! Tuesday, March 15, 2011. A fire has errpted at reactor No. 4 at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan 5:45am local time. The fire is located in the northeastern corner of the power plant, further away from reactors 1, 2…
By:  in  News and Society   Mar 15, 2011  
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Perseid Meteor Shower Top Ten Tips for A Spectacular View Of This Natural Show
This is probably the best meteor shower of the year. It is the most reliable, as it regularly generates a visible meteor every 60 seconds. And, most people have heard of it. So, let’s look at what you can do to enhance your view. Find a dark Sky. Not as…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Environmental   Aug 12, 2011  
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Royal Wedding Honeymoon Destination- What Are the Bookies Favorites?
The Royal Wedding honeymoon destinations is one of the hot topic’s surrounding the big day on April 29th. But, unlike the majority of us planning a wedding, we don’t have to have advice from the government, security or protocol experts ensuring a trouble free honeymoon. Wherever they choose, there will…
By:  in  News and Society  >  International   Mar 26, 2011  
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People Benefiting Off Of Steve Jobs Passing
It is sad that one of the most influential people in the world passed.  It is even more sad when people are trying to make a buck off of it.  I'm here to notify of you of one good thing and one bad thing that I recently saw right now…
By:  in  News and Society   Oct 08, 2011  
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Is Osama Bin Laden Dead? - Rumor Or Truth?
“Is Osama bin Laden dead?” is the question hitting the Internet like a tidal wave. It has been confirmed that bin Laden, who has steadily remained top of the hit list of al Qaeda terrorists since the 911 attacks, has in fact been confirmed dead. On Sunday, May 1st, millions…
By:  in  News and Society  >  International   May 02, 2011  
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President Barack Obama has issued a written statement to Syrian President Bashar Assad telling him…
Under the Digital India campaign, Indian Government is trying hard to build a roof of basic facilities…
The super committee deadline will come and go and it will feel like nothing more spectacular than…
Baltimore does not seem like it would be a mecca for rock stars posters, right? Sounds like it should…
There are plenty of rock posters news items posted today. Coming off of the Psychedelic Science 2013…
Andrew Cuomo signed the Marriage Equality Bill very shortly after the Republican dominated Senate…

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