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MARCH 15, 2012 7:16PM

HBO's 'Luck' canceled abruptly after third horse dies

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HBO's new equine drama, 'Luck', was canceled Wednesday following an incident that resulted in the euthanization of a horse on set. The show, which was currently under investigation after… Read full post »

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MARCH 13, 2012 11:24AM

Too Much Reality For Third Grade?

                               public-speaking2

I like to think of myself as an amateur dramatist. So, when my third-grader was given an extensive biography project which included a five-minute oral presentation, I was more than… Read full post »

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FEBRUARY 14, 2012 10:21AM

Whitney Houston~ Didn't She Almost Have It All

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On the eve of music's biggest night, the voice of a peerless performer was suddenly, tragically silenced. For now… Read full post »

You read it right here on May 16th: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Arrested: The Sofitel Connection

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July 1st, 2011

When Dominique Strauss-Kahn, 62, was accused in a sexual assault case involving a 32 year-old chambermaid at… Read full post »

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JUNE 29, 2011 8:55AM

Corn, Caucasians, and Caucuses: My Best American Moment

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JUNE 6, 2011 5:38PM

Weinergate Update: A Tearful Confession

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MAY 23, 2011 10:04AM

Lance Armstrong, Juiced? Say it Isn't So

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MAY 4, 2011 1:53PM

White House will not release Bin Laden death photo

    Yes, it's about time this mass-murderer met his end (google images).

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The POTUS did the… Read full post »

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APRIL 29, 2011 12:06PM

The New Duchess of Cambridge and her Famous Fella

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The royal wedding show didn't get much attention around my house. When the endless previews began appearing everywhere I looked, I looked away. I just wasn't int… Read full post »

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APRIL 27, 2011 12:30PM

Caught stealing: The shame that keeps on giving.

I worked the lingerie counter at Sears the summer before my senior year. It would have been the perfect gig except my dad worked there too. He was a high- ranking Air Force sergeant by day and worked in the stock room on evenings and weekends. My dad was new to full-time… Read full post »

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APRIL 18, 2011 2:13PM

Thank You For Being a Friend

  
Some people dream of fortune and fame, a successful career, the perfect family with 2.5 kids and a Volvo in the driveway. Wait, I dreamt of that stuff too, but my overriding fantasy in life, my true romance-- a weekly lunch date with three witty, well-
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FEBRUARY 14, 2011 7:13AM

Grammy gets it right and wrong: Best new artist shocker!

Justin Bieber with Rihanna. No best new artist Grammy for the talented tyke. Oh, but the company he keeps!

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I don't co… Read full post »

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FEBRUARY 3, 2011 4:51PM

Egypt: one year ago. Where are they now?

If only I had recorded their names. After asking several Cairoans to pose for my camera, only to be politely rebuffed each time, these young men complied eagerly. I can't help wondering, with Cairo in a chaotic fit of revolution, where do they stand? Where are they now?

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OCTOBER 27, 2010 4:50PM

A scary broke Halloween: new costume or hot lunch money?

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My daughter is still in love with last year's Halloween costume. I have a few times arrived home for dinner to find her at the table clad head-to-toe in full Diva… Read full post »

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OCTOBER 22, 2010 4:35PM

Murder on the Hilltop

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On the night they murdered Corey the stars were cruelly aligned to put him in place at a precise moment in time. He was with friends on his way home from a movie...so heartbRead full post »

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OCTOBER 19, 2010 4:19PM

Child Pop Stars:a healthy childhood or a soul-killing shame?

Okay the title is a little extreme, but I do have a point. Children should be allowed to experience some normal kid time before taking on professional responsibilities; time for hanging out with friends at lunch, slumber parties, soccer, band practice, detRead full post »

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OCTOBER 17, 2010 12:29PM

GNS: Mark Twain's biography unveiled after 100 year wait

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OCTOBER 8, 2010 7:54AM

Obama Stumps for Maryland Democrats at Bowie State [video]

 

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The last time I experienced Barack Obama at a live event was in Manassas, Virginia. It was the night before he was to become the President elect, and the excitement was palpable; like Christmas Eve and VE day and… Read full post »

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SEPTEMBER 27, 2010 2:43PM

Bored to Death Season Premiere: A pain in the penis

                                  

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SEPTEMBER 24, 2010 11:02AM

A Virginia woman is executed: Ahmadinejad weighs in

Teresa Lewis was murdered by the Commonwealth of Virginia at 9:13 pm on Thursday night. Oh pardon me, they don't like to call it murder when the state is involved. I should say she was executed, but the result is the same. She now lies dead. In 2002, Mrs. Lewis hired two menRead full post »

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SEPTEMBER 22, 2010 9:36AM

Vanderbilt study: Teacher bonuses don't raise test scores

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The merit pay issue has long been a point of contention between teacher's union officials, politicians and school administrators. As the Obama administration encourages states to institute merit pay as part of a plan to reform theRead full post »

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SEPTEMBER 20, 2010 7:22AM

Values Voter Summit Sunday: Three kinds of Christian

                          By Bluestocking Babe and the Traveler

When I entered the patio of a cafe on 24th and Calvert Street in the District to meet the Traveler, a fellow OSeRead full post »

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2010 3:58PM

US Census report: Poverty levels spike to record highs

                      

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 A food bank line in Bellevue, Washington. Is this tRead full post »

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SEPTEMBER 14, 2010 4:50PM

Russia's first black elected official: "I'm not Obama."

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NOVOZAVIDOVO, Russia--A small town with a population of 10,000, has elected Russia's first-ever black public official. Last month, Jean Gregoire Sagbo, an African immigrant frRead full post »

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SEPTEMBER 10, 2010 4:54PM

A humorless Obama faces the press on the eve of 9/11

                 

In his White House press conference, President Obama began with a statement about the sour economy. "Before I take your questions, I just want to talk… Read full post »

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