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Lookism Tainting The Job Market

'Lookism' is reportedly the new racism, according to an article in Marie Claire.
It is currently the subject of several court actions, and economist Daniel Hamermesh argues that ugliness is no different from race or a disability, and suggests unattractive people deserve legal protection.

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The Fattiest Foods in America!

YIKES!  Some of these meals really pack an unhealthy punch!  ~Erin

Eating fat won't make you fat any more than eating money will make you rich.

Sure, if you stuff enough cold, hard cash down your gullet, your belly will probably stick out like an overfed oil exec. Same with fat. Fat keeps us full, and healthy fats like those found in seafood and many plants help protect against heart disease. But most of us are eating way, way too much of the wrong kinds—and getting fatter in return.

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Best Labor Day Deals

I am ALWAYS looking for good deals - here are a list of good ones for Labor Day! ~Erin

It's sad to realize that the season is winding down. But, indeed, Labor Day is here. That means a farewell to pool parties and summer hours — but heralds the arrival of the Labor Day holiday sales extravaganza, when many stores offer special discounts on summer clothing and accessories and end-of-season furniture and housewares.

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Most Tivo’d Shows

According to Entertainment Weekly, Grey's Anatomy is the most Tivo'ed show in the country for "several years running."

What show do you just HAVE to record?

1. Grey's Anatomy
2. American Idol
3. Despera

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Controversial T-Shirt Pulled Off The Market

JC Penny is usually a safe bet for clothes for kids – however recently this T Shirt was put on the shelves.  After parents complained, they decided to pull it.  What do you think?  Are these shirts going to far? ~Erin

A few months ago, the Internet was up in arms over a white David & Goliath T-Shirt that read, in pink bubble letters, “I’m too pretty to do math.” Then there was the one with “Future Trophy Wife” written on it.

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Should Toddlers Have TV’s?

Lots of kids have televisions in their bedrooms, but should toddlers have them too?

A Babble.com blogger writes that her toddler does, and she makes no apology for it, stating, "Kids love TV and parents love that kids love TV

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Money Or Happiness

It's an age old question, would you rather be rich or happy?

I want both!  That being said, seriously, I would choose happiness.  I did choose happiness, I passed up a couple high paying jobs to come here and start my family

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An End To Embarrassing Facebook Tagging

My dear friend Kari was at the lake with us this past weekend and took a picture of me...a very unflattering picture.  Let's just say, I had been drinking beer, it was a bad angle, I had on a bikini, and I was slumped over

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Most Married Couples Are Still In Love

Mike and I will celebrate our 10 year anniversary on September 1st.  I am still madly in love with that man, and impressed that he still loves me!

Can't put into words why it works for us, but I do know that we have a ton of fun together, and take care of each other

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Women Gain Weight After Marriage – Men After Divorce

Do you agree with this?

U.S. researchers believe women stop taking care of themselves to look after their husbands when they get married.

Married men, however, stay relatively trim. That is, until they divorce -- then their weight balloons as they struggle to fend for themselves

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Why Couples Fight

eHarmony came up with a list of the most common reasons why couple fight.  What do you and your partner fight about?  Mike and I don't fight much, but when we do, it's usually because I feel like I am not getting enough help around the house, and with kids, etc

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Love At First Sight

A survey has found that more than half of men think they can tell "Miss Right" after only one meeting -- with one fifth claiming to fall in love at first sight.

According to Daily Mail, in contrast, only one in ten women said they had experienced love at first sight

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