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The Bittersweet Truth About Sugar In Everyday Food

Nov 23, 14 The Bittersweet Truth About Sugar In Everyday Food

Posted by in Health

Most of us satisfy our sweet tooth cravings when we indulge in sugar-laden guilty pleasures like cake, cookies, and ice cream. While it’s not a surprise to find a high sugar content in these products, there are everyday foods hiding shockingly high amounts of sugar.

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Why Your High Heels Bring All The Boys To The Yard

Nov 23, 14 Why Your High Heels Bring All The Boys To The Yard

Posted by in Science

A pair of 4-inch heels can make the difference between being a wallflower and being the center of attention in a room. High heels add the finishing touch to any ensemble, making them a girl’s best friend. According to a recent study published in the journal Archives of Sexual Behavior, women who wear high heels are found to be significantly sexier to men.

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PED Baseball Coverage Study Strikes Out By Playing The Race Card

Nov 23, 14 PED Baseball Coverage Study Strikes Out By Playing The Race Card

Posted by in Science, WTF???

Like most of my fellow baseball fans, I cringe every time I hear the words “performance-enhancing drugs.” Use of these substances were so prevalent during the 1990s and early 2000s that that period has come to be known as the Steroid Era in the sport, as many top players were allegedly used PEDs at some point in their careers.

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Be Thankful For A Gluten-Free Thanksgiving

Nov 23, 14 Be Thankful For A Gluten-Free Thanksgiving

Posted by in Health, Seasonal

Okay, all you gluten-free eaters and loved ones of those who are gluten-free…Thanksgiving is only a few days away, which means that the time is on for planning a safe meal. Thanksgiving can be a nightmare for anyone with a gluten allergy. The good news, though, is that it is very easy to replace all those gluten-rich foods with some very tasty gluten-free alternatives.

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Super Smash Bros.: Now Available On Calculators?

Nov 23, 14 Super Smash Bros.: Now Available On Calculators?

Posted by in Gamer's Corner, Gaming, Technology

As Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U hits the stores, one resourceful genius has found a way to help entertain bored students or offices workers who can’t smuggle a 3DS or Wii U into their place of work or study. Super Smash Bros. is now available on calculators.

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What’s More Germy: Kissing A Stranger Or Shaking Their Hand?

Nov 23, 14 What’s More Germy: Kissing A Stranger Or Shaking Their Hand?

Posted by in Health

While coughing and sneezing has gotten a bad rap for passing on illness, most aren’t aware that other interactions are capable of spreading equally unwanted or even more dangerous forms of contagion. But as for which social interaction has the worst consequences, well that’s up to you to decide.

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The 9 Basic Elements That You’ll Find In All Our Music

Nov 23, 14 The 9 Basic Elements That You’ll Find In All Our Music

Posted by in Media & Entertainment, Science

TV On The Radio’s lead singer Tunde Adebimpe once told Rookie, “Songs are like spells, you know? You put a spell in someone’s mind… it’s a pretty effective thing.” What determines if the spell cast is of a metal variety, or jazz, or rock, or country? A new study published in The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America may have the answer.

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A Less Stupid Cupid

Nov 23, 14 A Less Stupid Cupid

Posted by in Technology

New dating sites show up online almost as often as Kim Kardashian’s butt. One day it’s Tinder and OKCupid. The next, you’ve got Clover and the League and Project Fixup and Zoosk. And in technology, when a constantly changing gaggle of companies contend for pieces of the same market, it almost always means one thing: None of them are getting it right.

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#ThanksMichelleObama For The ‘Healthy’ Lunch

Nov 22, 14 #ThanksMichelleObama For The ‘Healthy’ Lunch

Posted by in Health, Technology

Kids across the nation are thanking First Lady Michelle Obama for their school lunches -- well, not exactly. Hundreds are tweeting unappetizing photos of their school’s “healthy” meals, accompanied by the sarcastic hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama. Others are tweeting photos of trash cans piled high with those lunches and students choosing to leave the cafeteria with empty stomachs.

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Gobbling Up The Bucks

Nov 22, 14 Gobbling Up The Bucks

Posted by in Lifestyle, Seasonal

Thanksgiving is fast upon us. In fact, this Thursday, people all over the United States will consume the traditional Thanksgiving meal. Bloomberg recently explained that about 46 million turkeys don tables nationwide each year. However, Bloomberg also identified that turkeys will likely be more expensive, at least for the wholesale purchasers like grocery stores.

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