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8 Things Rich People Worry About

You might think that people with a lot of money would be immune from the everyday worries that gnaw at regular, middle class people. And to some extent you would be right. But they worry more than you think – …

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10 stupidest money mistakes

To help you get in control of your finances – and reduce your stress level – here are 10 stupid but completely avoidable mistakes you should avoid.

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The bigger the ring, the bigger the wedding, the shorter the marriage

The association between wedding spending and marriage duration using data from a survey of over 3,000 ever-married persons in the United States. Controlling for a number of demographic and relationship characteristics, evidence that marriage duration is inversely associated with spending …

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VICE Sports: The NFL’s “Pink October” Does NOT Raise Money For Cancer Research

From VICE Sports:

The month-long campaign that paints everything from player’s shoes to fields to penalty flags pink, doesn’t actually result in a single dollar donated to breast cancer research. Yup, not a penny.

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BURGER ROBOT POISED TO DISRUPT FAST FOOD INDUSTRY

The Momentum burger-bot isn’t remotely humanoid. You can forget visions of Futurama’s Bender. It’s more of a burger assembly line. Ingredients are stored in automated containers along the line. Instead of pre-prepared veggies, cheese, and ground beef—the bot chars, slices, …

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Poor Edgar wants “what he deserves”: VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN BACKS LA MAYOR’S PLAN TO RAISE MINIMUM WAGE TO $13.25

Edgar Gonzalez, 22, of Hyde Park is a dad to 5-month-old Vivian. He’s a part-time community college student and a full-time employee at McDonald’s, making minimum wage. He says it’s a struggle every night to put food on the table.…

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ALLEGED ORGY PAID FOR BY CHARITY: Behind Adrian Peterson’s perfect image lay an imperfect human being

Peterson was the face of the Vikings and marketing magic, his brushes with the law and personal life ignored – until suddenly no one could look away.

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Early Concept Drawing of Proposed Dodger Stadium

ARTIST’S RENDERING: Early suggested concept of Dodger Stadium before construction

Dodger Stadium

Looks almost exactly like what eventually became Shea Stadium in New York.

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We’re asking YOU! What events or auctions would you like us to put on in 2014 to help us get to #OneDollarProfit?

We’re beginning to make progress towards our goal of #OneDollarProfit for 2014 in which we’re going to show Wall Street and the radio industry that a small group of guys in an old laundromat in Burbank can beat the big …

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Could previous lovers influence appearance of future children?

Scientists have proved that, in fruit flies at least, offspring can resemble a mother’s previous mate.

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