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Ashley enjoys pretending she knows how to do yoga and living in sweet denial about the worthlessness of her bachelor's degree. Stalk her on Twitter - if you can find her.
Chris Christie Heads Florida Fundraisers After Traffic Fiasco
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This weekend, Chris Christie heads south – and hopes that his political future doesn’t. As he travels to Florida, the New Jersey governor will be making be his first out of state trip following his lane closure scandal last year. …

Penney Store Closings And Job Cuts To Save Company $65 Million Penney Store Closings And Job Cuts To Save Company $65 Million
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This past Wednesday, J.C. Penney announced it would be closing down 33 stores throughout the nation and cutting 2,000 jobs. The changes are part of an effort to save nearly $65 million each year. J.C. Penney Ceo, Myron Ullman III, …

Navy Jet Crash: Rescued Pilot Recovering In Critical Care
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A Navy pilot who crashed into the Atlantic Ocean this afternoon has survived and is now recovering in hospital. The F-18 fighter pilot’s aircraft went down off the coast of Virginia earlier today during a training run. After ejecting from …

Jacquetta Simmons: Punched A Senior, Gets Reduced Sentence
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What do you think is an appropriate penalty for a young woman who hits an old lady in the face? When Judge Robert Noonan had to give a ruling on a case of this nature in 2011, he was pretty …

Tesla Stock Rockets Despite Hazardous Adapter Recall Tesla Stock Rockets Despite Hazardous Adapter Recall
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The fourth quarter was a definite success for Tesla Motors Inc. The electric car maker indicated yesterday that its Model S sedan deliveries surpassed original predictions by 20 percent. As Tesla delivered about 6,900 sedans during the quarter, shares shot …

Bangkok Shutdown: “Surround Government Buildings,” Says Suthep
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As the Bangkok shutdown continues on, the protest speeches are heating up amidst a party-like atmosphere. If you’re a bit unfamiliar with what’s been going on over in Thailand, it pretty much boils down to citizens wanting reform of a …

Pillage Ant Subdues Slaves Via “Chemical Camouflage”

Need a break from hearing about man’s inhumanity against man? Fair enough. In lieu, let’s take a moment to observe just how brutal other sentient creatures are capable of being to one another. For example, take the new ant species …

No Pants Subway Ride: Riders Donning Drawers Draw Attention
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“I look up and there’s this guy with no pants on.” This is the how the “No Pants Subway Ride” was originally conceived – with a woman, being secretly recorded on the 6 Train as she served as the “butt” …

Road Rage Murderer May Strike Again: FBI Joins Hunt
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Police said on Friday that they do not believe last weekend’s road rage shootings in Pennsylvania are related to similar cases that took place in York County and Kentucky. However, as the murderer of 28-year-old Timothy Davidson is still at …

Girls TV Show Nude-ispute: Reporter Relays His Side

Whenever an argument gains momentum, trends, and turns into gossip fodder – on the internet or otherwise – it’s always best to hear both sides before making an assessment. Today, the tiff in question is a debate between Lena Dunham …

Anna Paquin Plays Rogue Mom in “Free Ride”

Before their final “True Blood” season, Anna Paquin and her costar (real-life husband) Stephen Moyer have teamed up for a different sort of project. Their new film, “Free Ride”, is the first time the two have collaborated on a feature …

Macy’s Job Cuts: Chain Aims To Save $100 Million Macy’s Job Cuts: Chain Aims To Save $100 Million

Despite its financial success over the holiday, Macy’s has announced plans for closings and layoffs for 2014. By early spring, the company will be closing five stores in Arizona, Kansas, Missouri, New York, and Utah – opening eight new ones …

Drea De Matteo Reprises Wendy Pane As Series Regular

Alright. First thing’s first, my fellow Sons of Anarchy fans: SPOILER ALERT! I say that with great emphasis because the site I was just perusing didn’t quite do me the same courtesy, and now I might as well not bother …

Miss Venezuela: Lamentable Loss Impels Legal Change

“It was a vile killing.” This was Venezuelan Interior Minister Miguel Rodriguez’s description of the slaying of Monica Spear and her ex-husband Monday night. The 2004 Miss Venezuela winner and her ex-husband Thomas Henry Berry had been driving with their …

Supervolcano Study Yields Unnerving News
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What’s ashen, dark, and dead all over? Earth, potentially – if a supervolcano ever explodes! The truth is, if a supervolcano were to actually erupt, it could indeed be an extended winter for us – a volcanic winter, that is. …

Mira Sorvino Strives to Stop Sex Slavery in Cambodia
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“It’s not okay to sell children! It’s not okay to sell children to pedophiles!” Actress Mira Sorvino shouts this at locals in Svay Pak, Cambodia. To her fury, they had scattered when they saw the cameras following her as she …

Camille Grammer Completes Chemotherapy
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Camille Grammer rang in 2014 with the ring of a bell – the MD Anderson Cancer Center bell, that is. Grammer’s chemotherapy came to a close Friday, Jan. 3. Just three months after receiving the frightening diagnosis of endometrial cancer, …

Lisa Niemi Gets Engaged For Christmas

Lisa Niemi had been married to celebrated actor and Hollywood icon Patrick Swayze for 34 years when she tragically lost him to pancreatic cancer. When asked if she could ever envisage herself in another relationship, she had conceded, “I would …

Miesha Tate: No Handshake For Cupcake
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Well, the MGM Grand Garden Arena UFC fight might be over; but the war waged on between Miescha Tate and Ronda Rousey right after. The latter declined the offer of a sportsmanlike gesture from the former Saturday following the fight. …

Kellie Pickler Does Duet With Fans In Afghanistan
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Donning camouflage leggings and sparkling boots, country music singer Kellie Pickler took to the stage in Afghanistan on Christmas day to sing to U.S. troops. The 27 year old “American Idol” finalist and winner of “Dancing With the Stars” is …

Travel Deals: A Cure For the Common Christmas Travel Deals: A Cure For the Common Christmas

“Next year we’re not doing a Christmas tree or gifts at all! We’re all just going to go to Hawaii!” Each year since my youth my mom has hollered this through a straitjacket of stringed lights as if it was …

Vince McMahon: Seasonal Special Supporting Soldiers

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon recently traveled to Dubai on December 19 to capture footage for the upcoming holiday WWE special, Tribute to the Troops. In addition to visiting the troops and doing some handshaking on his overseas expedition, …

Las Vegas Hotels: Britney Spears’ Sin City Christmas
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If you’re one of Britney Spears’ millions of Twitter followers, you likely already know about the two hour I Am Britney Jean special airing on E! tonight. You probably also know the pop icon is about to kick off her …

Brian Boitano: “Being Gay Is Just One Part Of Who I Am”
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After years of singing along to South Park’s “What Would Brian Boitano Do?”, we now have an answer – and it doesn’t include staying trapped in a closet, R. Kelly style. After Russia’s legalized banning of gay propaganda banning the …