Shannon Turmel

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Some say this model is fat. She gives such a perfect response that even Ellen applauds.

Robyn Lawley speaks so much sense about body image that I want to see her face on every fashion magazine in every newsstand ever.<p>Her flawless …

Fashion Journalism

Government Chemist Tampered With 40,000 Cases, Locking Countless Innocent Americans in Prison

UPDATE 1/3/16 – Multiple Victims Don’t Know They Were Affected by the Fake Lab Results<p>Years after government chemist Annie Dookhan faked evidence …

Annie's Cranberry Sauce Recipe - Annie's Homegrown

For those who love the balance of tart and sweet in their homemade cranberry sauce – this recipe is for you!<p>Ingredients<p><i>Serves 10</i><p>1- 12 oz bag fresh or …

How to Turn a Beer Can Into The Only Camping Stove You'll Ever Need

When we first stumbled upon this we thought it was too good - and too cheap - to be true; but it is for real. In this day and age, where natural and …

Understanding the politics of the debt

Donate Subscribe<p>Share Tweet Print Email<p>CBS News went to some effort yesterday to promote this piece from CBS White House correspondent Mark Knoller: …

Obama says deficit is falling at the fastest rate in 60 years

President Barack Obama aimed to refocus the national debate and put the economy front and center with a speech at Knox College in Illinois. It was …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

NASA's GRACE satellites show decade of declining water reserves

Adapting to climate change will require more than fortifying coastlines and preparing for warmer temperatures. It will require a careful look at how …

Climate Change

Texas Frackers Sue Victim of Their Water Pollution for $3 Million for Exposing Them

Fracking outfit Range Resources slapped Texas homeowner Steve Lipsky with a $3 million defamation suit to bully him into silence about his polluted …

There's Not Much That's Funnier Than a Republican Confronted With Facts

I’m sure I’m not the only one who, when debating a Republican, walks away thinking, “I wonder what reality is like on their planet?”<p>Because some of …

Diebold charged with bribing officials, falsifying records in China, Russia, Indonesia; fined nearly $50 million

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Federal prosecutors Tuesday filed charges against Diebold Inc., accusing the North Canton-based ATM and business machine …

Voting Restrictions Are Just About Disenfranchising Democrats

“This country has many distinctions as a democracy,” <i>The Nation</i>‘s Ari Berman writes in his new review of Gary May’s <i>Bending Toward Justice: The Voting</i> …

Crock-Pot Sugar Coated Walnuts

• Add walnuts and butter to crock-pot.<br>• Heat on low and stir as the butter melts.<br>• Once the butter has melted, add in the powdered sugar stirring as you …

Senator Ted Cruz’s Dad Tells NPR that He Bribed His Way Into the United States

To quote the great Ricky Ricardo, “You got a lot of explainin’ to do.” Such is the case of Texas Senator Ted Cruz and his dad Rafael Bienvenido Cruz, …

Tea Party Nationalism goes live! ⋆ IREHR

Privatization Benefits the 1%, While Public Services Benefit Everyone

The federal Medicare Administrator made $170,000 in 2010, while the CEO of private insurer United Health Group made almost 300 times that, $48 …

David Cay Johnston

Smokers Lungs Pictures: Smokers' Lungs vs. Healthy Lungs

Smoker's lung introduction<p>Cigarette smoking is associated with a wide variety of abnormalities throughout the body that cause not only illness, but …

Smoking's Impact on the Lungs - Joel's Library

Whenever you watch a person smoking, think of the Palmolive bottle demonstration you saw the first day of the Stop Smoking Clinic. Visualize all of …

This Is Fox News' Base And What It Means For You

<i>Washington Post</i> blogger and George Washington University political science professor John Sides observes today that most Americans do not consume a …

States Where the Most People Go Hungry

<b>10. Ohio</b> <b><br>> Low food security homes:</b> 16.1% <b><br>> Very low food security homes:</b> 7.1% (3rd highest) <b><br>> Median household income:</b> $45,749 (16th lowest) <b><br>> Pct.</b> …

Low Wage Employers Cost American Families a Quarter Trillion Dollars

<i>This post first appeared at</i> ThinkProgress.com.<p>Azi Ebrahimi, right, demonstrates for higher wages for fast-food industry workers during a one-day …

S&P: The Shutdown Took $24 Billion Out Of The US Economy

The ratings agency — which recognizes the Senate deal will be approved— says that the shutdown has taken $24 billion out of the economy and cut 0.6% off of yearly fourth quarter GDP growth.<p>"If people are afraid that the government policy brinkmanship will resurface again, and with it the risk of …

Economy

Audio: Chris Christie Lets Loose at Secret Koch Brothers Confab

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/hobokencondos/4074734841/">Walter Burns</a>/Flickr<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free …

Economist's View

DeepStateNation

Hope you're not planning on going to church anytime soon.<p>Hmm...looks like Mr. Conway isn't exactly a big fan of the so-called president.<p>This is what …

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