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Just The Two of Us (And A Smartphone)

Posted by on Jul 25, 2012 | 0 comments

Just The Two of Us (And A Smartphone)

The balmy air sways the towering palm trees as the orange sun sets over the calm Gulf. A refreshing margarita on the rocks with salted rim in hand, you gaze lovingly and expectantly to your partner to share this glorious moment together. But alas, no eye contact with your lover because they have their eyes glued to the latest information pumped through the iPhone being lovingly stroked instead...

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She Abandons Disabled Daughter In Tennessee

Posted by on Jul 24, 2012 | 0 comments

She Abandons Disabled Daughter In Tennessee

Eva Cameron knows people don’t understand. But the Algonquin mother of three says she could no longer cope with her 19-year-old daughter’s disabilities, escalating behavioral problems or medical bills. So after a conflict with a social worker, Cameron packed her eldest into her car last month and drove to rural Caryville, Tenn. There, she watched as her daughter entered the Big...

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Where Will YOU Be In Five Years?

Posted by on Jul 24, 2012 | 0 comments

Where Will YOU Be In Five Years?

Have you ever been asked that vague question on a job interview, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” You know most of the reasons why the question is so bad: It begs a lame joke (“When, Ms. Manager, do you think you will be moving on?”), or brown-nosing (“I hope to be well along my career within this fine company”) and it assumes that you are going to...

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From Motivated to Incinerated

Posted by on Jul 22, 2012 | 0 comments

From Motivated to Incinerated

Mind over matter. Mind over matter. Mind over matter. This mantra didn’t work for 21 people at a Tony Robbins motivational event.¬†Walking across hot coals on lanes measuring 10 feet long and heated to between 1,200 to 2,000 degrees provides attendees an opportunity to “understand that there is absolutely nothing you can’t overcome,” according to the motivational...

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iPhone 5 Slims Down

Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 | 0 comments

iPhone 5 Slims Down

Bigger and thinner. That’s what the latest reports are saying about the screen on the new Apple iPhone 5. The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant is already mass-producing the new screens, which will integrate touch capabilities into the LCD and thereby removing the need for a second layer used to make it a touch screen, according to the report. The technology, called in-cell, is about a...

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