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Low Carb New York Ricotta Cheesecake

Special equipment: 1 (8-inch) springform cake pan<p>Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.<p>Spray the springform pan with nonstick vegetable oil cooking spray. …

Even These People Think It's Time To Raise The Minimum Wage

If these people think it's time to raise the minimum wage, it probably is.<p><b>1. Bill O’Reilly, Fox News Host</b><p>“I say fine, up it. I don’t think it’s a big deal,” the conservative O’Reilly said to Fox News contributor Lou Dobbs on his show, 'The O'Reilly Factor.'<p><b>2. Ron Unz, Silicon Valley</b> …

The Growth of College Grads in Dead-End Jobs (in 2 Graphs)

The rise of the baristas.<p>These post-recession years have not been gentle on young college grads, and by now, you've heard plenty of stories about students matriculating from campus to life as a barista. But how many B.A.'s are really out there toiling in dead-end jobs? A new report from the Federal …

Ted Nugent Compares Harvey Weinstein To Nazi Propagandist (AUDIO)

Rock musician and gun advocate Ted Nugent compared Harvey Weinstein to a Nazi propagandist after the movie mogul announced his plans to make a film that tears into the National Rifle Association.<p>Those who watch Weinstein's film "will see that Joseph Goebbels and Saul Alinsky is alive in the form a …

Well This Is Rather Alarming: Nearly 6,000 Gas Leaks Discovered In Washington, D.C.

You've never wanted a city-wide smoking ban more than this.<p>An alarming new report put out in the journal Environmental Science & Technology finds nearly 6,000 natural gas leaks around Washington, D.C. And it gets worse. Way, way worse.<p>The leaks were first discovered a year ago -- then, 19 of the …

John Boehner Supports Spending Bill Funds For Troubled Nuclear Company, Despite Solyndra Outrage

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Thursday defended giving government funds to a nuclear enrichment company that recently announced it was filing for bankruptcy, claiming "bipartisan support" for the company's research.<p>The company, Ohio-based USEC Inc., has received billions in …

NSA Collects Millions Of Text Messages Globally, The Guardian Reports

WASHINGTON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. National Security Agency has been gathering nearly 200 million text messages a day from around the world, gathering data on people's travel plans, contacts and credit card transactions, Britain's Guardian newspaper reported on Thursday.<p>Code-named "Dishfire," …

An Ode To Unaccelerated Reading

My book-reading karma isn't excellent. I don't dog-ear pages, and I try to avoid bending a book's spine to the point of creasing it. I am, however, overcome with a shameful compulsion every time I set out to read a new story. When I buy a book, my first instinct is to flip straight to the end, …

Target Email To Customers Offering Free Credit Monitoring Is Not A Scam

Target’s recent effort to regain the trust of its shoppers after a credit card security breach seems to have backfired. Customers, it seems, are still on edge when it comes to the retailer.<p>The company was the victim of a security breach during the holiday shopping season that compromised around 40 …

Wall Street Group Aggressively Lobbied a Federal Agency to Thwart Eminent Domain Plans

Despite Wall Street’s recent gains, the foreclosure crisis that displaced 10 million Americans continues to wreak havoc on communities. One ongoing …

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Amazon Has Jedi Mind-Tricked You Into Forgetting It's Pretty Much Walmart

Amazon.com is the best-loved company in America, despite being very similar to one of the least-loved companies in America: Walmart.<p>The Internet megastore had the best public image of any U.S. company in 2013, according to a study released on Monday by YouGov, a market-research firm based in the …

6 More Stores Attacked By Same Hack As Target: Firm

BOSTON (Reuters) - A cybercrime firm says it has uncovered at least six ongoing attacks at U.S. merchants whose credit card processing systems are infected with the same type of malicious software used to steal data from Target Corp.<p>Andrew Komarov, chief executive of the cybersecurity firm …

Dustin Hoffman breaks down crying explaining something that every woman sadly already experienced.

Back in the day, for those of you younger folk, Dustin Hoffman made a movie called "Tootsie." It was a hilarious and touching movie about an actor …

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Make This Delicious Southern Classic The Easy Way! The Complex Creole Flavor Is Like Nothing Else!

Connect with Us<p>On Pinterest<p>Make This Delicious Southern Classic The Easy Way! The Complex Creole Flavor Is Like Nothing Else!<p>Here’s a great, hearty, …

Italian Recipe: Lighter Pasta Carbonara

I recently found myself looking for a rich pasta dish without the tomato sauce. Pasta alla carbonara felt like the perfect choice, but there was a …

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Oh, You're Tired Of People Being 'Outraged'?

More voices are coming at us from all directions, and, thanks to emerging media outlets and the social media platforms which amplify them, they're louder than ever. With these new voices come new learnings, passions and, yes, gripes. For the most part, this is great: An increased diversity of …