Jinita Thakkar

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25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Hill prediction: Headed for shutdown

House and Senate leadership aides in both parties are increasingly convinced the federal government will close for the first time in more than 17 years on Tuesday morning.<p>There is still time to avoid such a climactic stalemate, the aides acknowledged. But unless there is a dramatic change in …

If Republicans Want To Shut Down Washington, They'll Have To Ask China's Permission First

In their never-say-die efforts to defeat Obamacare, Tea Party Republicans brought the federal government a giant step closer to shutdown last night. What they seem not to have considered is how America’s foreign creditors will react.<p>Although China, Japan, and other major creditor nations have no …

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How to Build an Audience for Your Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / September 11, 2013<p>You’ve created a Flipboard magazine. Now you want more people to read it. Try these techniques to grow your magazine …

Things real people don’t say about advertising (23 photos)

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Diana Nyad defends herself to skeptics of record Cuba to Florida swim

Addressing her skeptics, Diana Nyad claimed the right to set the ground rules for future swims from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.<p>Speculation that she had gotten into or held onto a boat during part of her 53-hour journey drove Nyad and her team to hold a lengthy conference call Tuesday …

Flip 'n' Sip Heads to Chicago

Flip ‘n’ Sip Heads to Chicago<p>Inside Flipboard / September 9, 2013<p>After stops in San Francisco, New York and Minneapolis, our team is headed to …

US Director Of National Intelligence Launches Tumblr Site “IC On The Record” To Assuage Surveillance Concerns

The U.S. office of National Intelligence launched a new site today to promote government transparency in the wake of the months-long scandals surrounding the National Security Agency’s surveillance tactics.<p>“In June, President Obama requested that Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper …

Articles about 6 creative kickstarter projects we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, …

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