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You Could Be Forced To Pay A “Fat Tax” If Airlines Think You Are Too Heavy

A new cost could be added to your plane travels. Airlines are noticing that more people are overweight, larger people make the airlines have to use more fuel to run their planes. More fuel costs money, so in order to pay for the extra fuel, airlines want the people who are obese to pay their fair share.

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Internet and Social Media Usage Increasing Thanks To Baby Boomers

The thought that baby boomers with smartphones, tablets, and social media usage was increasing by leaps and bounds, really never entered my mind. However, after researching the subject, findings indicate the fastest growing demographic on the Internet are adults 50+!

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March Madness! Computers Pick The National Champion, It’s Not To Late To Fill Out Your Brackets

The road to the final four in the  Georgia Dome starts to play itself out over the next couple of days. People filling out their picks for the National Champion. The computers have now picked the Champ, see how you match up.

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Study Reveals Your Cell Phone May Be the First Thing Others Notice About You

They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. Maybe you shouldn’t judge a person by his phone, either.

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Get Your Boots Off With The Naughty Nellie Boot Jack [VIDEO]

The boot jack is a device used to remove boots. I was watching American Pickers the other day, and the boys ran across a collection of these. They were made of cast iron, and as the video shows, makes taking your boots off a snap.

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Dude Pranks Cops by Jumping Over Them [VIDEO]

 

It look to me like the cops got miffed at being pranked. Charles Ross, 18, the hooligan behind Ross Creations, was arrested again last week for filming a video that finds him leapfrogging over two policemen.

"Tell me you know us," the cop says. Ross says that he d

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Try Sexcereal and Start Your Day With a Bang [VIDEO]

If you don't eat breakfast before you leave for work in the morning, you may want to change that habit. At least that's what the folks at Sexcereal are hoping for.

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The Best Coffee I’ve Had In Twenty Years

As I mentioned in yesterday's post, the family had a birthday party for my grandson Gus who just turned three last Saturday Of course the beer and wine flowed as it does at all family events, but because I drink very little my sister-in-law Maureen asked if I would like a cup of coffee. She said she could prepare it in less than two minutes, and showed me her Keurig Brewing System. I had heard of them before, but never saw one up close, so she patiently showed me how it works.

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Is Social Media and Modern Technology Driving Us Apart?

Those that know me, or have come into contact with me at some point, know I am a "contact" person. I believe in face to face, one on one conversations rather than group meetings for example. I believe in greeting a person with a handshake, rather than a social media hello, or actually hugging someone rather than sending someone a hug. In short, I believe in human touch.

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Nascar Drivers Visit St. Jude Childrens Hospital [VIDEO]

With our annual St. Jude Radiothon starting tomorrow on our sister station B105, and  Kool 101.7, I thought it might be of interest to note many Nascar drivers have visited the children at St. Jude Childrens Hospital over the years.

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The Top Eight Things People Do To Drive Car Salespeople Crazy

Be honest. Do you really like to go car shopping? I don't, I guess I ask too many questions. Recently, I had one dealer tell me NOT to buy the car, and go someplace else. So I did. I had my car repaired and saved thousands of dollars over the purchase of a new car. In defense of both car dealers and their salespeople, they do put up with a lot.

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Helpful Brief Video Explains How To Use Siri In Language Anybody Can Understand [VIDEO]

If you're like me an have an iPhone, you may think of Siri as a bit of a novelty. I tried it a few times, got frustrated, ran out of patience, and forgot about it.

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