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The Oprah Store Online

The Oprah Store is launching online this Friday. There’s been a real store since last January located in Chicago across the street from the Harpo Studios, but this site, which will be an expansion of the mini-shop that’s been online for a while, will capture the breadth and scope of the year-old brick and mortar store. That means that in …

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Veteran's Day

Veterans Day is an annual American holiday honoring military veterans. Both a federal holiday and a state holiday in all states, it is usually observed on November 11. However, if it occurs on a Sunday then the following Monday is designated for holiday leave, and if it occurs Saturday then either Saturday or Friday may be so designated. It is …

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Brendan Foster, My New Hero

Brenden Foster is only 11 years old, but his time to die has come. No more chemo, no more transfustions, no more treatment…just comfort medications. In these last days of his life, while returning from a clinic appointment, he saw a homeless encampment. It captured his heart. He was concerned whether they had food to eat. His mother says he’s …

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Recap of Obama White House Visit…with a twist

CNN put together a summary of the events of the day when the President-elect and Mrs. Obama visited President and Mrs. Bush at the White House. There are 2 great parts in this video. Bush tap dancing while waiting for John McCain MSNBC anchor Joe Scarborough dropping the f-bomb on live TV As always…enjoy Embedded video from CNN Video

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President-elect Obama Delivers 1st Radio Address

Barack Obama delivered this week’s Democratic Radio Address Saturday morning, his first as President-elect. In the address, President-elect Obama spoke about the need to put partisanship aside to solve the greatest economic challenge of our lifetime. “Tens of millions of families are struggling to figure out how to pay the bills and stay in their homes,” Obama said. “Their stories …

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Latest Inductee into the National Toy Hall of Fame

A plain ol’ stick was entered into the National Toy Hall of Fame yesterday. It joins the kite, Mr. Potato Head, Crayola crayons, the Atari 2600, LEGO, and several dozen other toy greats. Also added this year are the baby doll and the skateboard. From the Associated Press: Curators said the stick was a special addition in the spirit of …

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