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The administration mistakenly included dental plans in the 7.3 million enrollment total under Obamacare. Without them, the government missed its target....
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The administration mistakenly included dental plans in the 7.3 million enrollment total under Obamacare. Without them, the government missed its target....
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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As expected: Paul Ryan will succeed Dave Camp as House Ways & Means Chair. Representative Kevin Brady removed himself from consideration earlier this week, though he had more committee seniority. The full House GOP conference approved its  Steering...
From: TaxVox | By: Renu Zaretsky | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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I worked out of what might be the best-designed office space in America. Here's what it taught me about productivity, concentration, and happiness at work....
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The popular view is that if a woman is into BDSM she's probably a sex addict, and vice versa. In fact, most kinky women are perfectly happy—and possibly healthier than their vanilla counterparts....
From: Miller McCune | By: Rachel Kramer Bussel | Friday, November 21, 2014
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by Johannah King-Slutzky The J. Peterman Company: Owner’s Manual No. 121 By John Peterman The J. Peterman Company, 74 pp., $0.00 Not long ago, I spent an afternoon in a sparsely populated cafe on the bank of the Seine with an older gentleman, an Ernest...
From: The Billfold | By: Johannah King-Slutzky | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Stephen Colbert charms at Ad Council dinner The comedian, on his way to take over CBS' The Late Show, was the emcee at this year's Ad Council...
From: AdWeek | By: Katie Richards | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Mr. Parsons, who portrays the genius nerd Sheldon Cooper on the comedy series, is featured in a campaign that is scheduled to begin on Monday....
From: New York Times | By: STUART ELLIOTT | Friday, November 21, 2014
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In a few hours, the deadline for Dish Network and CBS to reach a deal — or to agree to extend their current arrangement while they continue hammering out details — will expire, meaning millions of satellite subscribers around the country could be...
From: Consumerist | By: Chris Morran | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Bridge to the future?(click to view full) In its 2009 White Paper, Australia’s Department of Defence and Labor Party government looked at the progress being made in ship killing surveillance-strike complexes, and at their need to defend large sea lanes,...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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How is it that promises to help prisoners and former prisoners successfully transition back into their communities turn into frenzies of profiteering fraught with corruption and abuse? How is it that, as a society, we have endorsed the idea that persons...
From: Truthout | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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For a profession lockedsi into a perpetual psychodrama with Facebook, I think journalism underestimates Facebook. It’s not that journalists don’t pay enough attention to the site (god no, lol), just that, as a journalist, your perspective is obscured,...
From: The Awl | By: John Herrman | Friday, November 21, 2014
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As YouTube faces like Justine Ezarik, also known as iJustine, become superstars among millennials, studios such as Lionsgate are courting Internet tastemakers in increasingly sophisticated online marketing campaigns on films — like this weekend's “The...
From: The Wrap | By: Gina Hall | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Guest judges come and go on Project Runway, but’s no one who feels more comfortable in the seat than this...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalene Rovenstine | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Robin Roy, Director, Building Energy and Clean Energy Strategy, Washington, DC: Major energy efficiency gains and improved home affordability are within reach for new manufactured homes in America following a strong consensus agreement reached by the...
From: Natural Resources Defense Council | By: Robin Roy | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Whoopi Goldberg was rendered speechless during a discussion on “The View” about the death of Mike Nichols. Goldberg broke down in tears while trying to talk about the director's passing and instead had co-host Nicolle Wallace break the sad news to...
From: The Wrap | By: Ryan O'Connell | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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In the early seventies I had the honor of dating Mike Nichols. In no way is my remembrance meant to take away from the love he had for the fascinating and the cherished Diane Sawyer who also has been kind to me, but I feel sharing a historic moment about...
From: The Wrap | By: Debbie Emery | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Fans have known for a while now that while Bernadette’s vocal pitch may right on par with Minnie Mouse, there’s a raging temper lurking under the surface....
From: Fox News | By: Brian Henry | Friday, November 21, 2014
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More ABC US news | ABC World NewsDiane Sawyer's former “Good Morning America” co-anchors all shared fond memories of her husband Mike Nichols, who died late Wednesday night. The morning show aired a special tribute video to the award-winning director...
From: The Wrap | By: Ryan O'Connell | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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It’s been 60 years since he changed television with his teleplays and his unforgettable TV show ‘The Twilight Zone.’ Now, friends, family, and world-class showrunners David Chase and Matthew Weiner remember the pugilistic power of Rod Serling....
From: Grantland | By: James Hughes | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Family Money, Budgeting, Financial Education#fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-668519{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-668519, #postcontentcontainer #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-668519{width:570px;display:block;}...
From: Daily Finance | By: Money Talks News | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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I have a Add View where when you tap on Category, the following code is executed - (void)categoryTapped { CategoryGroupViewController *categoryGroupViewController = [[CategoryGroupViewController alloc] initWithNibName:@"CategoryGroupViewController" bundle:nil];...
From: Stack Overflow | By: daydreamer | Friday, November 21, 2014
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About half a year after the New York Times did, the Colbert Report on Comedy Central attack the folk of "Free Keene" (a one-town offshot of sorts of New Hampshire's wider Free State Project, though I'm sure FSP folk are quite glad that this segment...
From: Reason | By: Brian Doherty | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The American Ballet Theatre soloist will mentor aspiring dancers for a new show on Oxygen
From: People | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The satirical tradition is thousands of years old. Two Comedy Central stars helped a "Parks & Rec" writer get real...
From: Salon.com | Friday, November 21, 2014
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TransCanada has bought some unlikely support for the company’s public relations astroturf offensive aimed at winning support for the Energy East pipeline. Erin Jacobson, the recent director of communications for the NDP, Canada’s official opposition...
From: De-Smog Blog | By: Ben Jervey | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. It’s like...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The DWTS and Wonder Years star weds in a "magical" sunrise ceremony in Hawaii
From: People | By: Mary Green, MaryGreen1969 | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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If your Turkey Day doesn't include buttermilk or apples, you might want to rethink your strategy
From: People | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The 19 Kids & Counting stars are planning for a spring home birth
From: People | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Most Americans don’t go shopping on Black Friday or on Thanksgiving Day, but it remains a popular topic for us in the media to yap about. This year, the increasing number of stores opening on Thanksgiving Day and growing controversy over the practice...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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We all know that time is precious, and for once it seems like Comcast is agreeing with consumers on that point. The company, which has a decidedly checkered consumer relationship, unveiled a new attempt to project a more consumer-friendly appearance...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The City of Bridges revives the rivers that helped make it an economic powerhouse....
From: The Atlantic | By: John Tierney | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Jeremy was shocked when he found out he was blindsided on Survivor: San Juan del Sur. But he was even...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalton Ross | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Parks and Recreation is going a little mad in its final season. Jon Hamm is set to reprise his brief...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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James Franco, Martin Freeman, and Amy Adams will be the final three Saturday Night Live hosts of the year, NBC announced Thursday. Franco...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Esther Zuckerman | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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From childhood to reality TV, the late MTV star is remembered in an emotional montage
From: People | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- With Qualcomm's stock off around 2.5% from Tuesday's close price, Wall Street isn't ready to look past the company's licensing issues in China, despite its Wednesday reveal that it plans to grow revenue between 8% and...
From: TheStreet | By: Jennifer Van Grove | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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On this "Difference Makers" segment we meet the Free Keene Squad...
From: Salon.com | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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She doesn’t appear to be nervous at all! Lea Thompson was chatty with photographers as she arrived to the finale week rehearsals for season 19 Dancing With The Stars. Now that’s some focus! PHOTOS: Secrets The ‘Dancing with the …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Nadine DeNinno | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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"Now we know, Gov. Christie's presidential ambition is the one thing he won't put in a tiny crate"...
From: Salon.com | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Actor, Uber investor, and hair-trigger tweeter Ashton Kutcher complained this morning about how it’s unfair that journalists “should be exempt from ridicule and judgement and probing.”  Not surprisingly, the reaction to his rather bizarre argument...
From: VentureBeat | By: Gregory Ferenstein | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Between now and the end of the year, Congress could take major steps to fund the government and approve nominees—or it could shut down the government....
From: The Atlantic | By: Norm Ornstein | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Every week, host Jeff Probst will answer a few questions about the latest episode of ‘Survivor: San Juan del Sur...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalton Ross | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Freezing staff members' eggs, creating a disco tunnel in the office or offering unlimited vacation time - companies are thinking outside the box to keep their staff happy....
From: CNN | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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The executive producers of "The Cosby Show" are speaking out about the sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby. As Gossip Cop has reported, at least five women have come forward accusing the actor-comedian of sex crimes. Though many of the allegations...
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Forget playing devoted wife to Apollo Nida — Phaedra Parks is fully focused on her role as “super mommy” to her young sons Ayden, 4, and Dylan, 18 months. The… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Friday, November 21, 2014
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