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My Big Fat Wedding for One

Attended by no fewer than ten bridesmaids, Yasmin Eleby got hitched to...herself.

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Just What We Need: Federal Food Supercops!

Do we really need another federal agency to regulate our lives? Some in Congress think so.

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Bummer: ObamaCare Tax Penalties Kicking In

Up to six million Americans face a penalty this tax season for not  having health insurance in 2014.

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What's More Middle Class than Saving to Send Your Kids to College?

Today’s must-read is Robert Tracinski’s article headlined “What Obama’s 529 Grab Revealed” over at The Federalist.

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Heartbreak: Traditional "Vagina Monologues" Production Cancelled at Mount Holyoke

Standing up for the vagina-less at Mount Holyoke...

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National Journal: Dems Dusting off "War on Women" for 2016

Here we go again?

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OpEd

Uncoupling

Via Commentary Magazine

What happened to the working-class sitcoms? In his new book about the wages of class division in America, Labor’s Love Lost, Andrew Cherlin often refers to classic shows such as The HoneymoonersAll in the Family, and Roseanne. But today we have Modern Family and black-ish—programs in which the characters are all professionals or stay-at-home mothers and no one is ever worried about money.

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Some Parents Choose To Put Kids in Harm's Way

Via Huffington Post: Parents

We live in strange times. Many moms and dads will freak out about minuscule amounts of chemical preservatives in strawberry jam (added to keep the jam free of really dangerous pathogens, like listeria), or will read food labels until their eyes cross to avoid perfectly safe GMOs, artificial coloring, added sugars and a variety of other things they've "heard" or "read on the Internet" are harmful. Some parents, supported by state agencies, disapprove of other parents' decision to let kids walk home from a park. Yet many of these same parents will think nothing of skipping life-saving vaccinations.

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12 Women Explain What Women Want In 2015

Via The Federalist

Here are some policy proposals, suggestions, and agendas from 12 right-of-center women leaders on what they would link to accomplish in 2015. 

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TV

School dinner program, BPA replacements even more scary than BPA • Cam & Co

Russia's credit rating / KFC doubles down on unhealthy / Drones top 10 toy • Cavuto

Seizing on the blizzard, NY Gov Cuomo blames Juno storm on climate change • Cavuto

Radio

School dinner program, BPA replacements even more scary than BPA • Cam & Co • Listen >>>

People are Happier & Healthier + Let's Move Gets a New Head • Cam & Company • Listen >>>

Animals & Antibiotics + Towns Banning Sledding • Cam & Company • Listen >>>

Mentions

Newsy: Obama Nixes 529 Tax Plan After Facing Bipartisan Criticism

Via Newsy

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The Tyler Morning Telegraph: New Economic Term is Old Economic Idea

Via The Tyler Morning Telegraph

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U.S. News & World Report: Mixed Response to Obama's Paid Leave Legislation

Via U.S. News & World Report

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