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About Heather Campobello

Prior to working as a Staff Writer for WebProNews I was an English Instructor at various colleges in New York, Colorado, and Wyoming. I have a Master of Arts in English from the SUNY of New York at Buffalo and have been working in marketing, clinical research, and education for the past five years. Google:+Heather Campobello
Stephen Hawking Infographic Explains Why He is So Awesome Stephen Hawking Infographic Explains Why He is So Awesome

Stephen William Hawking has made many notable contributions to science as a physicist in the past year and to celebrate his achievements Onlinephd.org decided to make an infographic that highlights milestones in his life. The graphic revels to its audience …

MusicBeautyLife: Meet Dianna Hampton, YouTube’s Beauty Guru [Exclusive] MusicBeautyLife: Meet Dianna Hampton, YouTube’s Beauty Guru [Exclusive]
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On Friday I interviewed the charming and accomplished Dianna Hampton, winner of YouTube’s Beauty Guru Contest that started in January. We discussed how she thinks her new title will help her achieve her long-term goals. She also shared her passions …

Gary Ross Will Not Direct The Hunger Games Sequel Gary Ross Will Not Direct The Hunger Games Sequel

The Hunger Games director Gary Ross will not be directing the sequel titled Catching Fire. The decision was made after Lionsgate refused to pay him more money but Ross also cites the fact that he doesn’t care for the other …

Dani Gilbert’s “Jewbag” Facebook Fun Exposes Democratic Party to Further Criticism Dani Gilbert’s “Jewbag” Facebook Fun Exposes Democratic Party to Further Criticism

Mark and Nancy Gilbert are powerful sources of funding for the Democratic party. They have raised more than $500,000 for the Obama campaign and the president considers them friends. But their daughter got into a bit of trouble after she …

PAC-MAN Fan Film Deserves to Become a Full Length Feature PAC-MAN Fan Film Deserves to Become a Full Length Feature
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The video starts out with a sexy reporter covering a series of unexplained power outages that continue throughout the state of Nevada. She moves on to say that the source of the outages is believed to be the Maze Compound, …

Arizona’s Cyber-Bullying Law May Be Revised Arizona’s Cyber-Bullying Law May Be Revised

Arizona’s cyber-bullying law has passed both the state House and Senate. House Bill 2549 law will become official once Governor Jan Brewer approves the piece of legislation. But lawmakers are concerned that the law could result in over censoring and …

World’s Most Distracted Driver is Arrested on 405 Freeway World’s Most Distracted Driver is Arrested on 405 Freeway

Shawndeeia Bowen, 29, of Hawthorne, was arrested for child endangerment at about 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday. The mother of six has a lot of people talking after driving on the 405 freeway in Los Angeles while texting with her one-year-old …

Journalism & Technology Scholarships for Six Lucky Winners of Google and AP Contest Journalism & Technology Scholarships for Six Lucky Winners of Google and AP Contest

Last summer Google announced a joint scholarship program for aspiring journalists with the Associated Press, administered by the Online News Association. Now six winners will receive a $20,000 scholarship to help them make their dreams come true. The winners were …

Walking Dead Mad Men: The Advertising Agency Has More Brains Than Ever Walking Dead Mad Men: The Advertising Agency Has More Brains Than Ever

What happens when you mix Mad Men and The Walking Dead TV shows together? You get “Walking Dead Mad Men!” The four minute parody of the two shows starts out much like the intro to Mad Men with a male …

Jim Marshall lived a Long and Loud Life Jim Marshall lived a Long and Loud Life

Jim Marshall, the founder of Marshall Amplification, died a legend today at the age of 88. Without Marshall’s electric expertise rock music would not sound the same. Musical instruments act as cameras that capture the essence of the artist playing …

Stacy Knutson Gets a $12,000 Tip and the Government Takes it Away Stacy Knutson Gets a $12,000 Tip and the Government Takes it Away
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Stacey Knutson worked as a waitress at the Fryn’ Pan in Moorhead, Minnesota where she delivered service with a smile as she picked up filthy napkins, broken crayons, and dirty dishes. One day a wonderful thing happened to her. One …

Sarah Palin Overshadows Katie Couric Sarah Palin Overshadows Katie Couric
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Sarah Palin raised “Today” show’s morning ratings by appearing on Tuesday morning, beating out Katie Couric. One of the first things that she was asked by Matt Lauer was whether she was happy that numbers indicate that Mitt Romney will …

Samantha Brick Says Women are Cursed for Their Good Looks Samantha Brick Says Women are Cursed for Their Good Looks
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Samantha Brick, writer for the Daily Mail, wrote an article yesterday posing the question: Why do women hate me for being beautiful? Within 24 hours she received responses from over 4,500 people that were divided into two camps. Some thought …

Paul Allen Employs Octopus in Pacific Search Paul Allen Employs Octopus in Pacific Search

Paul Allen, a mega rich co-founder of Microsoft, is involved in a search in the Pacific for an American pilot and two Palau police officers whose plane disappeared over the weekend. The pilot and officers disappeared after confronting Chinese poachers …

Tornado Warnings Become More Extreme Tornado Warnings Become More Extreme

The National Weather Service (NWS) has decided to test out more blunt tornado warning messages in Kansas, Missouri, and Illinois in an effort to reduce fatality and injury rates. Here are a few of them: “You could be killed if …

NASA to Extend Kepler Mission to 2016? NASA to Extend Kepler Mission to 2016?

The Kepler mission may be extended for another two years after a report from NASA’s senior review board. The spacecraft was named in honor of the 17th-century German astronomer Johannes Kepler and was launched in March 2009. It was supposed …

Internet Addiction Infographic Raises Awareness Internet Addiction Infographic Raises Awareness

One study titled “Microstructure Abnormalities in Adolescents with Internet Addiction Disorder” from PLoS One concluded that adolescents with Internet Addiction Disorder: Had multiple structural changes in the brain. The gray matter atrophy and white matter FA changes of some brain …

Austin Carroll Serial Offender? Austin Carroll Serial Offender?
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We reported earlier that Austin Carroll, a teen from Indiana was expelled from school after he tweeted the F bomb late at night. His commentary had nothing to do with the school. His cursing was not even directed at anyone …

Kindergartners are Being Taught to Embrace and Utilize Technology Kindergartners are Being Taught to Embrace and Utilize Technology

Kindergartners are learning how to communicate in a concise manner through Twitter. Early childhood educators are teaching entire classes how to tweet and have created classroom networks for students on Twiducate, a social network devoted to schools and teaching environments. …

Jenna Talackova Gets Dissed by Swanky Diners Jenna Talackova Gets Dissed by Swanky Diners
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We reported earlier that Jenna Talackova’s battle to compete in The Miss Universe Canada pageant. She has been accepted back into the competition despite being transgendered but continues to face rejection. Jenna’s bikini photo shoot at an upscale L.A. hotel …

German Tree is Adorned with 10,000 Decorative Eggs German Tree is Adorned with 10,000 Decorative Eggs

Decorating trees with eggs is a German tradition and Volker Kraft has taken this observance to a whole new level by adorning a tree with 10,000 ornamental eggs with the help of his family. Kraft lives in Saafeld, Germany and …

Star Wars Condoms for Fake Sex Star Wars Condoms for Fake Sex

Benedetto Papi from Milan, Italy designed fake Star Wars condoms for some geeky fun. The collection is called May The Condom Be With You. Here are some reactions to Papi’s creations: (image)@MeriSheshoMeriYoda condom – vote! – ONE Condoms Design Contest …

Whitney Houston: Recent Auction Indicates the Star Might be More Collectible than Predicted Whitney Houston: Recent Auction Indicates the Star Might be More Collectible than Predicted
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Whitney Houston’s items were sold off as part of the Hollywood Legends auction held in Beverly Hills by Julien’s Auctions. The entire collection pulled in more than $82,000. The following dress is one that Houston wore at Clive Davis’s pre-Grammy …

Google has Searched the Globe to Bring Masterpieces to the Public Google has Searched the Globe to Bring Masterpieces to the Public
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Google has expanded their Art Project by partnering with 151 museums in 40 countries. Now anyone with the internet can view some of the finest masterpieces across the globe in high resolution. You can even zoom in super close to …