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Sunscreen Pills Could Provide an Easy Alternative to Lotions
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A sunscreen pill designed to help protect your tender skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays sounds like a very good idea to me. As someone who absolutely loathes lotions and oils of any variety, I would be the first …

Lifeguard Fired for Saving Drowning Man
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The role of a lifeguard is pretty much described in their title: they guard lives. So when 21-year-old lifeguard Tomas Lopez was informed that a man was drowning and needed assistance, he leapt into action to save the guy’s life. …

51-Pound Tumor Removed from New Jersey Woman’s Belly
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If the idea of having a 51-pound tumor removed from your gut sounds like something straight out of your worst nightmare, perhaps you should consider skimming over this particular story. Otherwise, you may find yourself gagging and/or running from the …

Eva Longoria and Mark Sanchez Sneak Out for Secret Dates
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Eva Longoria and New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez are apparently sweet on one another. If reports circulating around the gossip sites are to be believed, then the pair’s budding relationship is starting to heat up. According to In Touch …

Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield Break Record with Spider-Man
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Emma Stone is, quite frankly, the only reason I want to see director Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man”. The idea of sitting through yet another Peter Parker/Spider-Man origin story doesn’t sound overly appealing, though the allure of Emma Stone might …

Facebook Ads: General Motors Wants to Do Business Again Facebook Ads: General Motors Wants to Do Business Again
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Facebook ads don’t work, General Motors boldly proclaimed days before the social networking site’s much-heralded IPO. The car manufacturer’s declaration, coupled with their decision to end their advertising campaign, is thought by many to have played a role in Facebook’s …

Nia Long Isn’t Interested in Getting Married Just Yet
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Nia Long, who many may remember from the movies “Friday”, “Boiler Room”, and “Big Momma’s House”, revealed in a recent interview that she’s currently not interested in tying the knot with her long-time boyfriend and international basketball player Ime Sunday …

Bikini Onesie Gives Your Baby the Body You Secretly Wish You Had
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A bikini onesie that’s currently on-sale at Gordman’s department store in Mississippi has outraged area parents, many of whom feel this sort of clothing does nothing more than sexualize children. The piece in question, which was designed for children up …

4th of July Celebrated in Latest Google Doodle 4th of July Celebrated in Latest Google Doodle
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Little did our forefathers know that, when they declared independence from the crown in 1776, they would lay the groundwork for a federal holiday that has become associated with beer, barbeque, and fireworks. Then again, maybe they knew precisely what …

ACTA: European Parliament Votes Against Controversial Agreement ACTA: European Parliament Votes Against Controversial Agreement
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ACTA, the anti-piracy treaty many felt was a treat to our individual rights, has been shut down by the European Parliament, much to the dismay of those who lobbied endlessly in favor of the agreement. When all was said and …

Apple Shrinks iPad to Compete with Smaller Tablets Apple Shrinks iPad to Compete with Smaller Tablets
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In what some are saying is a direct response to seven-inch tablets from both Google and Amazon, Apple could release smaller, more affordable versions of the iPad by the end of the year. According to Bloomberg, two individuals close to …

Mermaids Don’t Exist: United States Government Shatters Another Dream
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Mermaids don’t exist? To most, that’s sort of goes without saying. But what about those men and women who honestly believe that mermaids are real? Maybe the only thing that gets some sad, lonely little guy through the day is …

Xbox 8: When Microsoft Secures Domain Names, Speculation is Inevitable
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The next Xbox console — Durango, or Xbox 720, depending on who you talk to — probably won’t hit retail shelves until the end of 2013, but that hasn’t stopped people from speculating wildly about the magical delights the machine …

Skin Cancer Coffee: Study Shows Caffeine May Reduce Risk
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Skin cancer coffee is not — I repeat, is not — a new flavor of java over at Starbucks. I know those three words may get your taste buds tingling, but I can assure you that such a thing does …

Chuck E. Cheese Gets a Hip Rock-and-Roll Makeover Chuck E. Cheese Gets a Hip Rock-and-Roll Makeover
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Chuck E. Cheese has apparently lost his appeal with the children. CEC Entertainment Inc., the company that owns the popular children’s pizza restaurants, is attempting to revamp the character for the modern age, a facelift that will include a new …

Bill O’Reilly Mans Up, Apologizes for Being an Idiot
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Bill O’Reilly might be many things, but at least he’s a man of his word. This time around, anyway. The controversial Republican boldly declared in March that he would “apologize for being an idiot” should the Supreme Court uphold Obama’s …

Sleeping Pills Banned by the Australian Olympic Committee
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Sleeping pills have been banned by the Australian Olympic Committee following former Olympic swimmer Grant Hackett’s admission that he used such medications while he was competing at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. According to AOC chief John Coates, this …

Alzheimer’s: Easter Island Soil May Reverse the Disease
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Alzheimer’s disease runs in my wife’s side of the family, which, of course, is a cause for serious concern. It’s been proven that people who have a history of AD in their bloodline are often at risk for the disease …

Alzheimer’s Could Be Linked to Brain Inflammation

Alzheimer’s disease, a form of dementia that affects memory, thinking, and behavior, has been linked to inflammation of the brain at an early age, according to a recent study. In order to investigate the theory, scientists caused brain inflammation in …

Andy Griffith, America’s Favorite Sheriff, Dies at 86
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Andy Griffith, the award-winning actor who will always be known as “American’s Favorite Sheriff” for his turn on “The Andy Griffith Show”, died today (June 3) after an ambulance was called to his home on Roanoke Island. His long-time friend, …

Hotel Bible Kindle: Get in Touch with God. Digitally. Hotel Bible Kindle: Get in Touch with God. Digitally.
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Hotel Bibles are as commonplace as curious stains on bedsheets. Whenever I travel, I always take a peek in the drawers to see if one has been provided, should I decide to save my soul during my stay. Because I’ve …

Stink Bug Crisis: Congress Sniffs Out a Solution
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The stink bug crisis that’s ravaged orchards and vineyards has spread to 38 states, prompting the United States government to research ways to deal with the menace, according to the Washington Examiner. The brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) has …

Giant Crocodile in Philippines Holds Guinness World Record
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The giant crocodile captured in the Philippines last September now holds the Guinness World Record as the largest saltwater crocodile current in captivity. The beast, which weights nearly one ton, isn’t even the biggest croc in the area. According to …

Cab Vomit Fee: Blowing Chunks Could Cost You Big Bucks
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A cab vomit fee doesn’t seem all that far-fetched to me. Given the amount of folks who probably spew copious amounts of puke all over the inside of taxis on a regular basis, I’m surprise more cities aren’t adopting some …