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Joe Peyronnin

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Romney vs. Obama

Joe Peyronnin | July 15, 2012 | Politics
For the next six months Americans will experience the most expensive, thanks to Citizens United, and most negative presidential campaign ever waged in this country. No doubt, many will think this is not just bad politics, this is morally wrong. But nothing will stop it.
Beth Jones

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A Toast to Imperfect Mother's Days

Beth Jones | July 15, 2012 | Parents
The only photo I have from this year's Mother's Day is of my son standing between a barrel of swords and a heavy-set Steampunk in a Revolutionary War costume.
Iara Lee

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The Only True Revolution in Syria Is Nonviolent

Iara Lee | July 15, 2012 | World
The fall of Bashar al-Assad is inevitable. But in order to ensure this outcome, the Syrian people must do so without resorting to the same violence that characterizes their opponent. The use of violence will represent a failure of the revolution and a victory for Bashar al-Assad.
Leslie Reece Schichtel

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There's Danger in Playing Chess with Politics

Leslie Reece Schichtel | July 15, 2012 | Politics
The object of a game of chess is to vanquish one's opponent. To do so, both players strategize each piece's trajectory to eventually lock the opponent's king in a checkmate, and thus win the game. However, there's a certain danger in attempting to checkmate the opponent in the realm of...
Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm

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Women: We Want You on the Political Battlefield

Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm | July 15, 2012 | Politics
If Maggie Hassan, a Democratic candidate for governor in New Hampshire, isn't elected, there will be zero Democratic women governors in the United States. Not one.
Thomas Kruczek

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How Peter Diamandis Left Me Feeling Better About the World's Future

Thomas Kruczek | July 15, 2012 | College
I still know that there are problems with the global economy, that America's unemployment is still high, and that the housing market is still unsettled. Despite these facts, I feel better, because I've just spent the last 24 hours with Dr. Peter Diamandis.
Barbara Greenberg

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Cell Phones, Teenagers and Anxious Attachment

Barbara Greenberg | July 15, 2012 | Parents
We are raising a cohort of teens whose cell phones have replaced their favorite blankets or stuffed animals.
Meredith Bodgas

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6 Things You Can Do To Not Bankrupt Your Wedding Guests

Meredith Bodgas | July 15, 2012 | Weddings
Brides know better than anyone that weddings can cost a fortune, but somehow we forget that we're not the only ones incurring charges just because we're getting married.
Dan Solin

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The Hidden Message in JP Morgan's $2-Billion Loss

Dan Solin | July 15, 2012 | Business
The real skill of these "wealth managers" lies in their ability to convince you they have an expertise that doesn't exist. This latest debacle is one more example demonstrating that these investment gurus are emperors with no clothes, a significant, little-understood peril to your financial security.
Arianna Huffington

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My Conversation With the Dalai Lama: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality, Part 2 (VIDEO)

Arianna Huffington | July 15, 2012 | Religion
To find the peace of mind that alone can replace aimless searching, which has led to an epidemic of stress, anxiety, and drugs, the Dalai Lama is looking to science to convince a skeptical society of the power of contemplation and compassion to change our lives and our world.
Vivian Ho

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Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | July 15, 2012 | UK Style
I love this Darimeya blouse with the small gold studs around the collar and even on the tie! It's from the lower ground floor section in the flagship Topshop store where the smaller designers are featured.
Edward Zwick

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Chut Wutty and the Heroic Fight Against "The Resource Curse"

Edward Zwick | July 15, 2012 | Green
The battle the Kuy and Chut Wutty are fighting against the march of logging, plantations and mining companies into the forest of Cambodia holds an uncanny resemblance to the plot of Avatar. Except this is real-life. And the bullets are real.
Mohamed A. El-Erian

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The Global Economy: What the Next Three Years Will Look Like

Mohamed A. El-Erian | July 15, 2012 | Business
Uncertainty, even of the unusual variety, does not -- and should not -- translate into investor paralysis.
Blue Carreon

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Nicola Formichetti in Singapore: "Lady Gaga Made My Creations Alive"

Blue Carreon | July 15, 2012 | Style
Tomorrow, he will show Mugler's fall 2012 collection, which he said he has tweaked for Singapore's Audi Fashion Festival. Below are the highlights from the McDowell-Formichetti conversation.
Nick Segal

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The Four "C"s of Getting Consummate Real Estate Service

Nick Segal | July 15, 2012 | Los Angeles
When you team up with a quality realtor, your successful relationship will likely produce what we all want: you being happy with your deal.
Paul Greenberg

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I'm Not Your Psychiatrist -- I'm Your Life Coach!

Paul Greenberg | July 15, 2012 | Comedy
It may not be immediately apparent from my "page" but you will find out the next time you come into the office that I have shaved my beard and dropped 87 pounds. Furthermore I am ripped. Six-pack. Seriously. And also, no more "Dr. Weinblatt." You can call me Neil.
Andy Plesser

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Branded Sponsorship with Stephen Colbert Drives Social Buzz for Wheat Thins

Andy Plesser | May 31, 2013 | Technology
Stephen Colbert's on-air routine taking Wheat Thins and its advertising memo to task in a branded sponsorship earlier this year was deliberate, says Amanda Richman, President of Digital at MediaVest, in interview with Beet.TV We caught up with her at the...
María Luisa Arredondo

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Fuentes, voz irreemplazable

María Luisa Arredondo | July 15, 2012 | Voces
En este momento en el que trato de sobreponerme al impacto y a la tristeza que me ha causado la pérdida del maestro no puedo evitar el sentir una especie de orfandad intectual, un vacío que difícilmente podrá ser llenado por alguien más.
Selvaggia

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Infertility: The Question People Won't Stop Asking Me

Selvaggia | July 15, 2012 | Women
In my imagination, I always thought having a biological child or adopting one would equally fulfill the mother in me. Or at least that is what I thought until a few weeks ago.
Michael Brune

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Share the Road and the Future

Michael Brune | July 15, 2012 | Green
Bicycle commuting in the U.S. was up by 40 percent from 2000 to 2010. That's great, but it's only scratching the surface of how biking could transform our country.