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Nov. 23, 2012

Halo 4 Tricks: 5 Crucial Game Tips and Tricks

If you think you simply can't compete with the expert Halo 4 players online, here are some tips on how to survive and, more importantly, win.
Nov. 23, 2012

Emma Stone Sex Tape: Spider Man Actress is Latest Sex Tape Celebrity

Most adults in the world have had sex at least once in their lives. But when someone films it, then everybody becomes a virgin nun.
Nov. 23, 2012

FIFA 13 EA Sports: 4 Gaming Tips and Tricks to Help You Win

If you are intimidated by the level of talent on display in FIFA 13's online mode, here are some basic tips to survive and even win.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Walmart Strike: Why the Black Friday Protests Matter to the Future of US Jobs

This strike is about more than the wages and healthcare premiums of Walmart’s employees – it’s about what we mean when we talk about the need for jobs in this country.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Drone Strikes: Why Predator Drones are Not the Answer to Our Terrorism Problem

Many Americans think drone strikes are a marvelous solution. In reality they suffer from two fatal flaws, and only one of them is political.
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Nov. 23, 2012

113th Congress: Lack of Diversity in the GOP is Reflected in Congress

In the aftermath of the election, concern about issues of diversity within the electorate have shifted to include diversity within our representative bodies. How can the GOP expand its reach?
Nov. 23, 2012

Black Friday 2012 Deals: The 10 Shopping Deals That Will Save You Big Bucks

For those who that plan to head out into the crowds on Black Friday hunting for bargains, here are the 10 categories of goods in which the majority of deals and sales can be found.
Nov. 23, 2012

Black Friday Riots: Black Friday is Now a Holiday Hunger Games

Black Friday, now more than ever, is nothing more than a retail industry sanctioned Hunger Games. May the odds be ever in your favor.
Nov. 23, 2012

Viral Videos 2012: What Gangnam Style, Kony, and Call Me Maybe, Say About Us

The top 10 most viral videos of 2012 can tell us a lot about ourselves and the world we live in. Spoiler alert, Gangnam Style was not the most viral video of the year.
Nov. 23, 2012

Spike Lee Documentary on Michael Jackson: Bad 25 Gives a Fresh Look at an Iconic Artist and Album

With never-before-seen footage of Michael Jackson during the 'Bad Era,' Spike Lee's new documentary "Bad 25" delivers a stunning portrait of the process behind MJ's iconic "Bad" album.
Nov. 23, 2012

Cyber Monday 2012: After Black Friday, Turn to Web Shopping for Best Deals

Forget Black Friday: for the past seven years, more and more Americans have been turning to the internet to do their holiday shopping. Here's everything you need to know about Cyber Monday.
Nov. 23, 2012

Black Friday 2012: Where to Find the Best Deals Online, And How Social Media is Reinventing Black Friday

Some retailers are building on the dialogue they have with consumers, by sharing their sales plans through social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, email, text messaging, and mobile ads.
Nov. 23, 2012

Cory Booker and Kamala Harris: How the New Black Politician Will Take on 21st Century

Black politicians in the 21st century are not beholden to the political establishment that gave birth to Rev. Sharpton and Rev. Jackson. They are a new breed with a decidedly different approach.
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Nov. 23, 2012

2012 Popular Vote: Young Voter Turnout, Feminist Gains this Election Were No Mistake

While pundits and politicians alike focused on getting out the vote before the election, the role of slower forms of political activism and organizing, online and off, must not be forgotten.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Fiscal Cliff 2013: Why Political Compromise is Absolutely Necessary

The economic indicators included here are important for small business growth. Their recent movements are encouraging. The only question is whether politicians can compromise with one another.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Israel Gaza Truce: Ceasefire Comes After Sustained Israeli Propaganda Campaign

Journalism should be a tool of the weak to challenge the powerful. Not, as my Jewish friends seem convinced, a tool of the powerful to make it easier to slaughter the powerless.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Fixing Saudi Unemployment: More than Creating Jobs

The long-term presence of so many foreign workers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has distorted wages in the private sector, and causes the unemployment problem to persist.
Nov. 23, 2012

Church of England: Why It Will Not Allow Women to Lead

The Church of England rejected a proposal to allow female bishops by a mere six votes.
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Nov. 23, 2012

An Austrian School Solution to the Problem of Fractional Reserve Banking

Free banking is inherently more secure and stable, but not as profitable as its ugly cousin, fractional-reserve banking.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Obama Burma Trip: Obama Appraises Thein Sein Progress Towards Democracy

During Obama's trip to Burma on Monday, the president appraised Burma's Thein Sein's progress and engaged again with the issues of democratic reform within U.S. foreign policy
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Nov. 23, 2012

Fractional Reserve Banking: How the Federal Reserve Strips Away Your Property Rights

Because proponents of fractional-reserve banking do not expect depositors to withdraw more than 10% in a given day, the money that is lent into existence can collapse like a house of cards.
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Nov. 23, 2012

National Day of Listening 2012: How to Celebrate Story Telling on Black Friday

Stop shopping and grab your tape recorder: Friday is the National Day of Listening.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Women and Security: How NATO and the UN Advance Gender Equality

A user-generated interview with NATO Assistant Secretary-General for Public Diplomacy, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, courtesy of Atlantic Community, on the role of women in international security.
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Nov. 23, 2012

Too Big to Fail: How the Federal Reserve Encourages Reckless Behavior

The Fed knows banks will not keep excess reserves bottled indefinitely. To keep the inflation genie in the bottle, the Fed may incrementally raise interest on reserves while selling securities.
Nov. 23, 2012

Cyber Monday Deals 2012: 10 of the Best Sites for Deals and Savings

For those that want to shop online on Cyber Monday, here are 10 of the most popular sites for online shopping including some bargain sites for the best deals.