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Snowden: Big revelations to come, reporting them is not a crime

Edward Snowden made a surprise appearance on the TED stage in Vancouver today, by Beam telepresence robot from "somewhere in Russia".<p>Snowden, in his …

Why Traffic To These Google Alternatives Is Soaring

What you look for on the Internet reveals a lot about you, which is why a growing number of people are turning to services that do not track their searches and offer greater privacy protections than Google.<p>“The consciousness is only slowly building on the dangers,” says Robert Beens, CEO of Dutch …

America Could End Homelessness in One Year by Doing This

If America really cared about solving the problem of homelessness among it’s citizenry, here’s an idea that would work. Oh- and that opening line …

7 Ridiculous Things People Need To Stop Saying During The Holidays

I am so sick to death of hearing people say certain things during the holidays. It is supposed to be a happy time of year, and instead of worrying …

7 Ways To Change Your Life Circumstances

These days, it seems everyone is a self-help guru.<p>I’m not saying this is a bad thing. Everyone has their own experiences that makes them feel like …

4 Ways You Can Change Your Thoughts To Change Your Life

By Tegan Westra,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1h7Unr8<p>The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, …

Find Out the Size of Your Premium Subsidy - Consumer Reports News

There's a good chance you are eligible for a subsidy to lower the cost of your health insurance premium. To know for certain, use our free online …

Friday Links

This looks promising: Transparent Concrete<p>The the “vandalized” landscape by Banksy was “sold on an auction website for over $600,000, with the money …

The Republicans’ Food Stamp Fraud: It’s Not About Austerity

Slashing food stamps isn’t about austerity. It’s about punishing the poorest among us. By Michael Tomasky.<p>What’s the single worst thing the Obama-era …

Fun With Gluten-Free Food

Chef Alex Thomopoulos puts a lot of personality into the preparation of food. After all, she is a former stand-up comedian and a regular on MTV's <i>Disaster Date</i> and has voiced several cartoon characters.<p>On "Hungry," a popular cooking based <i>YouTube</i> channel, Alex hosts "Bites & Booze: Gluten Free" and …

7 DIY Crayon Lipsticks to Make Now

Around here, we love DIY beauty goodies and lipstick in equal measure. After seeing DIY crayon lipstick recipes around the web, we decided it was …

The 3 Buddhist Personality Types: Which One Are You?

Long before Freud wrote <i>The Interpretation of Dreams</i> or William James opened his first psychology laboratory at Harvard, Buddhist thinkers sought to understand the inner workings of the mind and personality.<p>Buddhist personality types were first described in the text <i>The Path to Purification</i> by the …