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We've had a hard time convincing businesses to stop throwing out their extra food.
From: Grist | By: John Light | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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No company right now elicits a wider range of emotions than Uber. The on-demand ride service has grown in six short years from an idea hatched by a couple of San Francisco tech bros to a $50 billion juggernaut that serves millions of users in 290 cities....
From: Mother Jones | By: Josh Harkinson | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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I sit opposite Lila [1], the 25-year-old research assistant, in a small room at a satellite office of Mass General Hospital. She is warm and professional, and we have already discovered that she went to college at the same university where I went to...
From: Contexts Magazine | By: Mindy Fried at Feminist Reflections | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Because nothing can go as planned when you throw kids into the mix. The post Motherhood: Expectation vs. Reality  appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Chaunie Brusie | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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A few years ago, Melinda and I visited a group of rice farmers in Bihar, India, one of the most flood-prone regions of the country. All of them were extremely poor and depended on the rice they grew to feed and support their families. When the monsoon...
From: Lemondrop | By: Bill Gates | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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TOP STORIES To get The Morning Email, HuffPost's daily roundup of the news, in your inbox, sign up here. JEB TAKES AIM AT THE DONALD "Jeb Bush went on the offensive Tuesday against GOP presidential front-runner and frequent antagonist Donald Trump, releasing...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Lauren Weber | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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I designed and constructed my sisters wedding dress from all natural materials. Her wedding was in located outdoors in a beautiful Florida Park. The bride is thin and she felt she needed added body, therefore, we decided on a modern Trumpet form, instead...
From: Burda Style | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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The season is about 75% complete, which means it's a good time to revisit which teams have been particularly lucky or unlucky and how. June was a long time ago. In June, the Rays were in first place in the AL East, the Twins were in playoff position,...
From: Beyond the Box Score | By: Henry Druschel | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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To feed a global population of 9.1 billion people, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization predicts that food production will need to increase 70 percent by 2050. Moreover, 90 percent of this increase will have to come from intensification of agriculture...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Danielle Nierenberg | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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This trend is hotter than the desert. The post Cactus Love: 14 Prickly Picks for Your Home and Wardrobe appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Babble Editors | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Its top note is Colombian coffee flower
From: People | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Songs from the classic soul era celebrated marriage and upward mobility.
From: City Journal | By: Howard Husock | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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How Louis XIV invented fashion as we know it...
From: The Atlantic | By: Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Female Food Heroes approximates real life in rural Tanzania....
From: The Atlantic | By: Jillian Kumagai | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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"Beauty Glossary" is a HuffPost series that breaks down beauty product techniques, treatments and ingredients so you know exactly what you're putting onto and into your body.   While a dozen roses look beautiful in a vase, the beauty world...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Dana Oliver | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Since her London Fashion Week debut in September 2010, Simone Rocha's fashion star has been rapidly rising. Her bold interpretation of femininity and ability to blend craft techniques with contemporary textures and materials has seeen her eponymous label...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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We’re just going to say it: Theo James is not hard to look at (those lips!), or listen to (that accent!), or watch on screen (those shirtless scenes in Insurgent!). Thank god the powers that be over at Hugo Boss recognized that, signing on the British...
From: Glamour | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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The super-cheap Foldscope carries on a centuries-long tradition of simple, curiosity-enabling microscopes....
From: The Atlantic | By: Ed Yong | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Illinois state legislators have the same entitlement to health insurance as people with most other jobs in the U.S.; this is part of their compensation for voting on and writing state laws. The difference in their health care plans, however, is that...
From: AOL Television | By: Reboot Illinois | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Getaway, the Harvard student startup that lets you test-drive tiny living, recently unveiled Lorraine, the newest solar-powered cabin in their line of rentable tiny homes. Available for $99 a night, the micro-home sleeps two in a cozy timber dwelling...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lucy Wang | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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After a challenging year for Zaha Hadid Architects that has seen the firm's design for the £1.3 billion Tokyo Olympic Stadium scaled back over concerns about spiralling costs (before being scrapped altogether by the Japanese government), the firm have...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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The Swedish perfumery Byredo has less to do with the whims of the fragrance market, or its trumped-up notions of fantasy, and more to do with the visceral quality of memories and ideas. For perfumer Ben Gorham, this is how it's been since launching the...
From: Hint Magazine | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Well, I got a much-needed laugh this early morning when I saw the headline at Taegan Goddard's Political Wire: "Bush Will Try to Take Down Trump." Unbidden, this line about...
From: Washington Monthly | By: Ed Kilgore | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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2-for-1 special As part of Landscape Photography Week here on dPS, we’re offering TWO for the price of ONE on our best-selling Living & Loving Landscape Photography ebooks! Click here to take advantage of this offer. A glorious sunset will always...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Chris Corradino | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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This post was originally featured on Kara's Party Ideas and written by Kara Allen, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Moms. This gorgeous WILD AND FREE BOHEMIAN 1st BIRTHDAY PARTY was submitted by Lisa Shahinian. WOW! I'm positively swooning over all of...
From: LilSugar | By: Terry-Carter | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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My building manager was born in 1930 in the Sudetenland. She is really nice. How do I show appreciation in a culturally and generationally sensitive manner?Background: She appears to be in bizarrely good shape, if a little forgetful; she collects rent,...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: knuspermanatee | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Pregnant Woman Says She Plans To Use A Dolphin As Her Midwife A pregnant woman is planning to use a dolphin to assist in the birth of her child. White folks crazy! Via NY Daily News: The unusual plans of Dorina Rosin and her partner Maika Suneagle, who...
From: Bossip | By: deolacola | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Dear Mona, I’m 24 and at the age where a lot of my friends are getting married. I’m wondering what’s the average marriage age for people in the United States vs. worldwide. Ian (unmarried), 24, Lincoln, Nebraska Dear Ian, It’s not just your friends....
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Mona Chalabi | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette star in Miss You Already, due out this year in U.S. theaters on November 6. Drew is no stranger to playing comedies and dramedies, and this one looks promising. Jess (Barrymore) and Milly (Collette) have been friends...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Dee Sharp | Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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What prohibitionists get wrong about one of modernity's greatest inventions
From: Reason | By: Katherine Mangu-Ward | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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From: CNN | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Have you ever heard an idea so terrible that you wonder if the person having it is friendless? The idea is so bad that SURELY someone who loved them would have taken them aside and been like, “Hey. Hey, you. Yes, you. These words you are saying and...
From: Warming Glow | By: alfikse | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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That was the chance that Jo Lennan had cancer. But somebody has to be that one. In this memoir, she reveals what happened next and what she learned along the way From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, September/October 2015 IT'S A COOL day late in spring when...
From: More Intelligent Life | By: Anonymous | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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I got married in 2011. I knew the union of marriage would not be an easy one. I knew it would not come without challenges, without disagreements, without happy times and without the growing pains of any other kind of relationship. Marriage is both the...
From: AOL Television | By: Nikkya Hargrove | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Apartment dwellers know the challenges of growing a garden. Without a yard, it's hard to play in the dirt. But that doesn't mean that it's not possible. It just requires a little bit of determination and research -- lots of research. With those two things...
From: TV Squad | By: Julie R. Thomson | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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LONDON (TheDeal) --  European markets performed strongly this morning, freed from the daily worry over Chinese volatility. But even with China's markets closed for a two-day celebration of the end of the war with Japan in 1945 and all eyes on its military...
From: TheStreet | By: Jonathan Braude | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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The departure of the lead banker on the Asencus Inc auction did not put the breaks on the sale. In fact, a winner is expected to be announced next month, sources said.
From: PE Hub | By: Luisa Beltran | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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This post was originally published on Buffer Have you heard this advice before: "Follow your passions!" "Do what you love!"? And have you thought, what if my passions are my hobbies? Things that I could never be paid for? For some, the advice to "do...
From: AOL Television | By: Sarah Peterson | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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The agent of Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone has accused manager Louis van Gaal of stifling young English talent by blocking a loan move to a Championship side for his client. As reported by the Daily Mail's Sam Cunningham, the 22-year-old...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Gianni Verschueren | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Adding wild cards to your wardrobe is one way to refresh your style. I bought eight of them for Spring and Summer and have worn them extensively.
From: You Look Fab | By: Angie | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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This post Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Genevieve LeFranc reports on Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley, and why this is just another example of big government gone wrong... The post Obama Renames Mount...
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: Genevieve LeFranc | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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As recycling continues to become more common for a lot of people, there’s still confusion and questions about what can be recycled and what the difference is between recycling and composting. What products are “biodegradable” versus “compostable”?...
From: Earth911 | By: Luria Petrucci | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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The picture of a Dom you may have in your mind, with leather corset, boots, skirt and maybe a whip? That’s a minimum five hundred dollar outlay IF you buy 2nd hand.
From: The Billfold | By: Anonymous | Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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FOXBORO — Trey Flowers went hog wild in his return to the field last week against the Carolina Panthers, and the Arkansas product wants to keep that momentum intact tonight against the New York Giants.Flowers recovered from a shoulder injury, which...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Jeff Howe | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal is known for his big personality and authoritarian leadership style. It takes a big ego and a big personality to be the boss at a giant club like United and make no mistake Van Gaal is the “boss.” The Dutchman’s...
From: The Sports Bank | By: paulmbanks | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Succeeding its spring/summer range, EVISU is back to premiere its offering for the forthcoming 2015 fall/winter season. Dubbed the "Grandslam" collection, this selection of cool-weather apparel exudes an effortless, sporty aesthetic through reinterpreted...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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The London-based artist discovered digital collaging while studying illustration at England’s University of Brighton.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Ellen Thomas | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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There are ways to make a narcissist easier to deal with. Emphasize community when you talk to them. When they feel there’s a strong group behind something, they’re more likely to behave: Three studies tested the hypotheses that the activation of...
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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White Sox rookie Carlos Rodon was good enough to keep his team in the game Wednesday night. If only the Sox' bats could have provided a little help.
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Associated Press | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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Tommy Milone spun a gem, and Plouffe had a clutch hit and it was enough to clinch a series win. Tommy Milone was nothing short of fantastic tonight. I think I need only read you his stat line to prove this: 7 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 7 Ks. Trevor May came...
From: Twinkie Town | By: SooFoo Fan | Thursday, September 3, 2015
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