Natasha Lal

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Saying Goodbye to Ernest, the Cat Who Saved My Life

My first cat died suddenly at the age of 5. Ernest was an extraordinary creature—one who helped rescue this writer from the darkness of severe …

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Beauty

It's gonna get sappy up in here.<p>Author:<p>December 30, 2016<p>Here's your place to come talk about hair, makeup, nails, skincare whatever/whenever you feel …

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New York plans to become first US state to ban cat declawing

New York is planning to ban the practice of declawing cats, sparking a debate about whether the procedure is inhumane or should be kept as a last resort for troublesome felines.<p>If the legislation is passed, it would make New York the first US state to outlaw surgery that essentially amounts to …

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Schwarzenegger: Three Things Weightlifting and California Can Teach Us About How To Save the World

My background in sports gives me a unique perspective. When I heard the news last week that Governor Jerry Brown, who followed me into the governor’s …

Learning from Losing Lulu

We were all standing outside, waiting for our son Arthur's school bus on the first day of Kindergarten, when a black VW Jetta sedan sped right by my toes and crushed our newly-adopted kitten, Lulu. Lulu flopped on the ground until he died, flinging blood until I was covered in splatter from my …

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Veteran who posed with American flag in Playboy arrested for stealing American flag

She told cops that the students were disrespecting it — the students asked police why she hadn’t been arrested yet<p>A former Air Force sergeant who left the military after posing naked with the American flag in Playboy in 2007 was arrested on Friday after she attempted to steal the flag of an …

9 Signs Your Marriage Was Doomed From The Start

Sometimes, cold feet are a sign of something far more serious than a case of pre-wedding jitters.<p>What doubts are particularly foreboding prior to marriage? Below, experts weigh in with nine signs that your relationship may have been doomed from the start.<p><b>1. You were just too different.</b><p>He’s a …

Yes, You CAN Afford the South Pacific!

So you thought you had to put those Tahitian dreams on hold? Think again. Luxe locales like Fiji, the Cook Islands—and, yes, even Tahiti!—roll out …

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How to Get From San Francisco to Yosemite, Guilt-Free -- on Public Transit

The problem for any self-respecting eco-minded traveler is that if you want to commune with the Great American Outdoors, you need a car to get there.<p>Public transit may be feasible within an urban cityscape, but if you try to use that same transit to see natural wilderness in all its glory, you're …

Why Do We Assume A Hot Cheerleader Can't Be A Sexual Abuser?

Get ready for the Lifetime movie . . .<p>The story of a 40-something, attractive blonde who once cheered for the Baltimore Ravens, Molly Shattuck, engaging in a sexual relationship with a 15 year-old boy has captivated the nation. It's the ultimate tale of seedy downfall: the bubbly former Homecoming …

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EXCLUSIVE: Russell Brand unloads on Sean Hannity, Bill O’Reilly, sad Obama fans and more

Brand tells Salon about his evil admiration for Fox liars, how he discovered Chomsky, and his radical “Revolution”<p>Russell Brand hates "Morning Joe" and Sean Hannity as much as you do. No one will confuse his new book "Revolution" with books by Thomas Piketty, Noam Chomsky or David Graeber. But …