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Want to Make Saving Automatic? There's An App For That...

When someone asks me “What is the best way to save?”, my first piece of advice is that they should automate the process by dividing their paycheck (direct deposit) between a checking and savings account.   208 more words

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Special Portfolio: On Race & Media: Music

by Onajah Joseph

Music is the vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion. 977 more words

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Special Portfolio: On Race & Media: Black Farmers Face Discrimination

by Christopher Echavarria

At the turn of the last century, there were over 200,000 black farmers cultivating 15 million acres of land. But the federal government has made it impossible for many black farmers to purchase or maintain land. 337 more words

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Carson for Fuhrer

Ach du Liebe, Dr. Carson!

From the moment Ben Carson entered the public eye, bashing Obamacare at the National Prayer Breakfast in 2013, many conservatives clamored for him to run for president. 808 more words

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Russell Brand

Today, I finally got around to both starting this blog and watching Russell Brand’s new film, ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’ and I just wanted to say that its a smashing film with everything I loved about Brand’s message included and I would suggest it to anyone and everyone around me!

Russel Brand

Activity Idea: Plan that $1,600 Summer Vacation

The calendar rolls over to May and students (and teacher’s thoughts) turn to summer.  How about using summer vacation as a means to teach students about budgeting and shopping on the internet?   435 more words

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Next I am going to tell something dark.

This feels good I can get it all out. I’ve had absolutely zero people to tell any of this stuff to even ones that she has attacked just because they were friends with me. 1,602 more words

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