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Why Do Poor People Smoke More?

Even though people are smoking less, a new report shows that poor people are smoking more than ever. A logical question is "if they are poor, where do they get money to smoke?" The answer is alarming. According to an article in CNN, cigarette manufacturers have lowered the price of smokes in poorer neighborhoods, and increased the use of billboards and cigarette brands in lower income neighborhoods.

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Chris Allen Broadcast Live From USS Tiger Shark In Duluth/Superior Bay (April Fool)

I'm so excited!! This morning I took a picture of the sub coming up as I met them up north in a secret location. I was brought to the sub via small boat by LT John Harrison, and then boarded for my journey to Duluth/Superior, and live broadcast on KOOL 101.7

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Severe Winter Could Delay the Twin Ports Shipping Opener

Shipping on the Great Lakes, mainly, the Twin Ports, has been down of late. The main reason of course has been the lack of demand due to the recession, and now the severe winter weather we've just experienced, threatens to delay the start of Twin Ports shipping

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Today Is World Down Syndrome Day, Here’s A Video That Will Make You Feel Good, And Maybe Cry

Today is World Down Syndrome Day. So many things people still don't know about it, and this video may help you to understand even if you fear it. So many myths that people have believed over the years.

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When is the Best Time to Put Up Your Birdhouse? [VIDEO]

I have several birdhouses in our yard. I remember the first time I out them up, it was in the late Spring, and by then the birds already had a place to live. So when is the best time to put up your birdhouses.

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Some People Just Don’t React To Music

When I first read the headline in The Verge, I thought it might be a joke. But, it's not. For someone like myself, it was hard to believe that there are people that actually have no response to any type of music, be it Symphony, Blues, Country, Pop, R&R or even Gospel.

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VOLODYMYR GRINKO
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What Do Creative People Do Differently? A New Study Puts The Focus On Common Traits Among Creative Types

Are you a "right brain"-type of person or a "left-brain"-grounded individual.  A new research study suggests that creative-types tend to have common tendencies that others don't.

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Solar Cycle Complete As Sun Starts 2014 With A New Alignment

A new year a new sun - at least if you're talking about its alignment.  2014 marks the mid-point of a 22-year cycle for the sun, completely flipping it's polarity back to where it was in 1997.

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Why Does My House Make Loud Cracking Noises in the Cold Weather?

 

With the bitterly cold temperatures we've had here recently, did you ever wonder why your house makes cracking or bumping noises during a cold snap? According to the Toronto Home Guide, extreme changes in weather temperature can cause shrinking in all exposed building materials.

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Rayman Demonstrates Dressing In Layers To Stay Toasty Warm [VIDEO]

Hey, layers, that's the secret to staying warm during this cold snap. Being a "Hothouse Flower," I use every trick in the book to stay warm. You name it, I've tried it. I still find layers the best way to go though

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Cheese Brine Replaces Salt on Wisconsin Highways

For the first time, Milwaukee will be using cheese brine instead of salt to treat it's highways. If it works out well, the use of cheese brine will spread throughout Wisconsin.

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Do You Believe in the Supernatural?

Often times older people are misjudged. For example, the adage that the older people get, the more skeptical they become. Actually, this is a fallacy according to a report in AARP Magazine.

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