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Reposted from Cognoscenti. When my partner, Mal, and I moved in together, my grandmother knit us an afghan. No doubt she'd worked on it for months -- the perfect square stitches and intricate floral pattern were the work of an artisan, not a crafty grandma....
From: TV Squad | By: Meg Stone | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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I interviewed actor Gabriel Byrne by phone in 2009, my final interview for Venice Magazine. It was simultaneously one of the easiest and most difficult conversations I've ever had. Easy because Byrne and I had that very rare thing: an instant rapport....
From: Ecofabulous | By: Alex Simon | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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The original Declaration of Independence, declared 239 years ago, was a philippic against King George and his tyranny. I am no fan of King George. But the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution laid most of his tyranny to rest, and what...
From: AOL Television | By: Rep. Alan Grayson | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Did your parents or grandparents ever use the term "hissy fit"? If so, you know you've been witnessing a bunch of them from Republican presidential candidates over the Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide. Jeb Bush said it is now...
From: AOL Television | By: Martha Burk | Monday, July 6, 2015
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By now everyone who has regularly paid attention to what might optimistically be called the "American labor movement" is aware that the Supreme Court now holds in its hands the power to ruinously damage U.S. public sector unions. Indeed, it holds in...
From: AOL Television | By: David Macaray | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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The latest stage in the Greek debt crisis has been the referendum called by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose ruling Syriza party was elected on a platform of opposition to the austerity measures imposed by the Eurozone and the International Monetary...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Sheldon Filger | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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WASHINGTON, July 5 (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie said on Sunday Supreme Court justices of his liking would not have legalized same-sex marriage and would have struck down a key provision of a national health care law....
From: TV Squad | By: Reuters | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Note to Editors: This post is coauthored with authorized HuffPo blogger Kermit Schoenholtz. On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (hereafter, DF), the most sweeping financial regulatory...
From: TV Squad | By: Stephen G. Cecchetti | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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I interviewed legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans in 2002 for Venice Magazine, in conjunction with the release of the documentary "The Kid Stays in the Picture," adapted from his iconic autobiography and audiobook. Our chat took place at Woodlawn,...
From: Urlesque | By: Alex Simon | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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How ironic it is that a country known for its cuisine is worried about how it will feed its citizens? That a country once recognized for its brotherhood and hospitality is now divided and distrustful? There is no doubt that the Greek people are facing...
From: That's Fit | By: Magdalene Karalis | Monday, July 6, 2015
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Katharine Lee Bates, Barack Obama, Woody Guthrie "America the Beautiful" was a close contender to be the national anthem. It remains one of the top five patriotic songs that you'll hear on July 4th. This year, it may be sung with special fervor by those...
From: That's Fit | By: Peter Dreier | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Here at the HuffPost Partner Studio, we believe that Mondays should start off on the bright side. So we've partnered with Target to bring you our favorite stories, videos and feel-good campaigns of the past week that prove seizing every day, minute and...
From: TV Squad | By: Lindsey Keen | Monday, July 6, 2015
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Brace yourselves -- a new Oreo is hitting the shelves and this cookie has downsized. Welcome to the world, Oreo Thins: Oreo announced the new, slimmer version of itself on Monday, though the new treat won't actually hit stores until July 13. Thins will...
From: TV Squad | By: Carly Ledbetter | Monday, July 6, 2015
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"Regulatory Capture" is when an industry takes over the regulatory agency that is supposed to be doing oversight of the companies' business practices and is supposed to be protecting the Public Interest. The newly released report by the NY State Public...
From: AOL Television | By: Bruce Kushnick | Monday, July 6, 2015
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Spoiler alert for "True Detective" Season 2, Episode 3, "Maybe Tomorrow." Well, looky there: last week's "True Detective" cliffhanger turned into a lot of sound and fury, as anyone could have predicted. Ray is still very much alive and swimming around...
From: TV Squad | By: Matthew Jacobs | Monday, July 6, 2015
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By Brendan Fischer and Mary Bottari America fought a revolution against secret and unaccountable government, but this Fourth of July Scott Walker and the Wisconsin GOP are planning on gutting Wisconsin's open records law, the strongest in the nation....
From: TV Squad | By: Mary Bottari | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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The Greek crisis has made it painfully clear that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) needs a change at the top -- and that the U.S. must use its privileged position as the IMF's biggest contributor to insist on it. Over the last month of debt negotiations...
From: AOL Television | By: David Singh Grewal | Monday, July 6, 2015
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The No vote to austerity by a margin of 62 to 38 is a stunning vindication of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's tactical gamble and political savvy. However, the Greeks and the austerity-mongers, most notably in Germany, remain as far apart as ever....
From: That's Fit | By: Robert Kuttner | Monday, July 6, 2015
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By Paul Taylor and Andreas Rinke BRUSSELS/BERLIN, July 5 (Reuters) - France and Germany called for an emergency summit of euro zone leaders to discuss Greece's stunning referendum vote on Sunday to reject bailout terms, as calls mounted in Berlin to...
From: AOL Television | By: Eline Gordts | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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The United States Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges establishing nationwide marriage equality will likely go down in history as one of the Court's great landmark rulings. The Court's opinion not only embraces liberty and marriage equality...
From: AOL Television | By: John Lewis | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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ICYMI Health features what we're reading this week. In the same week that the two inmates who escaped from an upstate New York prison were tracked down, one of them killed, we were taken by two stories of life behind bars. Our colleagues at HuffPost...
From: TV Squad | By: Erin Schumaker | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Khloe Kardashian's dipping into the hoops pool again -- she and NBA superstar James Harden hit Las Vegas for the 4th and TMZ Sports got the first pics of their date night.  -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use...
From: Lemondrop | By: Erin Whitney | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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This is part of Content Marketing Guide where we will be discussing about digital content marketing trends which many businesses will find helpful to better reach their target audiences in such a busy and cluttered world. Content marketing is not a sort...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Jonha Revesencio | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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In just an eight-hour span during the Fourth of July weekend, gun violence in Chicago left three people dead and 27 wounded. Amari Brown, a 7-year-old boy on the city's West Side, was the youngest of the fatalities. Those 30 shootings came between 9:20...
From: Urlesque | By: Kim Bellware | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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I think we're going to start to see more and more of the phrase "raising your vibration" in the coming years, the New Age movement has adapted to this idea fully, and personally a lot of the mentors and therapists I have spent time with in the last year...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Alex Ivanovs | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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In a national referendum Sunday, Greeks appeared to have resoundingly rejected a bailout deal proposed by the country's international creditors which demanded new austerity measures in return for emergency funds. "The Greek people said 'no more' to five...
From: That's Fit | By: Nick Robins-Early | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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The controversy and soul-searching surrounding TV Land's removal of "Dukes of Hazzard" reruns from its schedule has prompted concerns across social media along the lines of, "Is this going too far?" More than once, I have seen people question, "What's...
From: AOL Television | By: John Wellington Ennis | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Millions of Greeks headed to the polls on Sunday to vote in a crucial referendum on whether to accept the terms of a bailout deal proposed by the country's creditors. In voting stations across the country Greeks decided between a "No" vote that would...
From: That's Fit | By: Nick Robins-Early | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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If you thought Kim Kardashian would stick to her usual designer duds for America's birthday, you thought wrong. The pregnant reality star went all out to celebrate the fourth of July, rocking a flag-patterned bodysuit, matching sparkly short shorts,...
From: AOL Television | By: Lauren Zupkus | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Guests at Billy Joel's annual Fourth of July party were surprised to learn there was more than one reason to celebrate on Saturday. The "Piano Man" singer and his girlfriend of six years, Alexis Roderick, married at Joel's Long Island estate in front...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Lauren Zupkus | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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It’s no secret that most college graduates need student loans to help pay for college. In fact, many students take out multiple student loans with differing repayment terms. That’s why it’s important to understand what loans you’re signing your...
From: AOL Television | By: Stephen Dash | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Many people want to know more about Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' foreign policy agenda. Yes, they say, we like what Sanders is saying about reducing extreme inequality, about reducing the political power of the billionaire class....
From: AOL Television | By: Robert Naiman | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Tragedy is the art of the bad choice. It is an art wedded to politics, where the possible, and thus the impossible, reign over the good. Ancient Greece was the crucible for both. From such invention and fire Europeans -- Germans with special fervor among...
From: AOL Television | By: Peter Alexander Meyers | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Recently, the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce released some findings about what new graduates could expect to earn. The results are interesting and may well speak to where the workforce will head if left to market forces....
From: That's Fit | By: Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Greek voters are fed up, angry, and desperate. Their dreams have been shattered, their honor has been compromised. How should they vote in the upcoming referendum? They should vote "YES." Our government is depicting this referendum as an expression of...
From: AOL Television | By: George Marios Angeletos | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Sunday became the latest 2016 Republican presidential hopeful to distance himself from billionaire Donald Trump, following controversial comments Trump made about Mexican immigrants. "I think he made a severe error...
From: TV Squad | By: Christina Wilkie | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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By Sneha Dave for U.S. News Going to the movies is excruciating -- not a typical statement for a teenager to make. I can’t ever concentrate on the film, only the sights and sounds of others eating the favorite food I haven’t been able to consume...
From: TV Squad | By: Rebecca Scholl | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Photo: Pond5 By Kristen Domonell for Life by DailyBurn Ever thought about cleaning up your diet but worry about the price tags on all that healthy food? You're not alone. Whole Foods Market, often nicknamed "Whole Paycheck" for its prices, recently announced...
From: TV Squad | By: Life by DailyBurn | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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When I commit to something, I go all in. I didn’t just become a vegetarian, I became a vegan. I didn’t just cut back on alcohol when it became too much, I got sober for keeps. When I became a runner, I signed up for a half marathon, the most difficult...
From: TV Squad | By: JamesMichael Nichols | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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The U.S. and China disagree on a long list of issues. That's not particularly serious. After all, America and Europe hold different views on many topics. However, the territorial controversies in the South China Sea (and further north) risk swallowing...
From: AOL Television | By: Doug Bandow | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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In 2013, the family of a little boy named Miles, suffering from cancer, made a request to the Make-a-Wish Foundation. He wanted to be Batman. From that simple hope of a sick child, an entire social movement was born: Batkid had began. With the entire...
From: AOL Television | By: Zaki Hasan | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Greeks headed to the polls on Sunday in a highly anticipated referendum to decide whether to accept the terms of a bailout deal proposed by the country's creditors. The country's political and economic future is at stake, as well as Greece's place within...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Nick Robins-Early | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Investing five minutes into reading this article may end up being your equivalent to investing in Apple in 1980. I recently sat down with Kevin O'Leary, the entrepreneur, investor, journalist, author, and financial commentator best known as Mr. Wonderful,...
From: TV Squad | By: Stacey Alcorn | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local): ___ 7 a.m. Polls have opened across Greece in a snap referendum on whether the EU country will accept the tough creditor conditions attached to loans needed to avoid...
From: AOL Television | By: AP | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Book Review - Jackie K Cooper THE ENGLISH SPY by Daniel Silva It's summertime and the temperature is heating up, and so are the best seller lists thanks to the arrival of Daniel Silva's latest novel THE ENGLISH SPY. Each year the warm weather heralds...
From: AOL Television | By: Jackie K. Cooper | Sunday, July 5, 2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump's recent remarks about Mexico and immigrants and calls the remarks far outside the mainstream of Republican thought. "I don't think he...
From: AOL Television | By: Andrew Hart | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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I live in LA now. Well, not in LA but close enough to hear its nutty muttering. Close enough to shop at supermarkets that have entire aisles of gluten free food, attend "mindful meditation" sessions at a number of locations, and experience the promotion...
From: AOL Television | By: Linda Bergthold | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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A solar-powered, single-pilot airplane just made aviation (and renewable energy) history, completing the 4,000-mile journey from Japan to Hawaii without stops or fossil fuel. The plane landed Friday morning at Kalaeloa Airport on the island of Oahu....
From: AOL Television | By: Landess Kearns | Friday, July 3, 2015
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