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FREE Admission At National Parks During National Park Week

I'm giving you plenty of heads up to plan your family adventure.   National Park Week is slated to run from April 21-29.  Throughout the Country, visitors can explore 84 million acres of the world's most spectacular scenery for FREE!

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Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches New Record High
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Mega Millions Fever: Tips for Buying Your Lucky Lottery Ticket

What would you do with hundreds of millions of dollars, I think we should cheat and give it to the us government and bail us out of debt, then fire half of them!!!!!

Ok, got a little carried away, maybe I could buy the U.S.A.? Actually, I would use the money to pay off all debts of a

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Photo by Scott Gries/ImageDirect
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Coroner Says Whitney Houston Died From Drowning, But Cocaine And Heart Disease Contributed

Whitney always said she was her own worst enemy.  Sad that it could've been prevented had she been able to take control of her vices.  You'd hope it would send a message to young stars who are on this path, but history has proven otherwise.

 
Whitney Houston died from drowning in a hotel bathtub, but coroner's officials said Thursday that heart disease and chronic cocaine use were contributing factors to the singer's death.

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See ya next year! - Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images
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Sean Payton Of New Orleans Saints Banned One Year For Bounties

Sean Payton's ban was only the beginning of the punishment.  I expected severe penalties for The New Orleans Saints for paying bounties to hurt players, but this is even more severe than I imagined.  That said, I think they fully deserve it all, especially since they first tried to cover it up before admitting what was going on.  What do you think of the punishment?

 
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton was suspended without pay for the 2012 season by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, and former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams was banned indefinitely on Wednesday because the team's players were paid bounties for big hits on opponents from 2009-11.

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Postal Service: Junk Mail Could Be New Cash Cow

I was just telling someone that you don't get as much junk mail today as you used to.  Well, it looks like I may have spoken too soon.  When you get direct mail from businesses, how often do you read it?

 
The U.S. Postal Service wants small businesses to send more direct mail, a.k.a. junk mail, to help the beleaguered agency expand its revenue stream by hundreds of millions of dollars.

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How do you make a Kleenex dance?  Put a little boogie in it! - Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
How do you make a Kleenex dance? Put a little boogie in it! - Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
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Warm Weather Means An Early Start To Allergy Season

If you suffer from allergies, this news is hardly a shock.  I never had any allergies until I got older, but last week my symptoms began.  Hopefully that means they will be over earlier this year too, right?

 
A mild winter that ended with a flourish of warm weather was a welcome surprise for many Americans. But for the 25 to 35 percent of people who suffer from hay fever, the early arrival of warm weather meant an unusually early start to allergy season.

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J. Lo was not fired because she OWNS the color orange - Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images
J. Lo was not fired because she OWNS the color orange - Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images
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Law Firm Fires 14 Employees For Wearing Orange Shirts

Stories like this drive me crazy.  Getting fired for wearing certain colored shirt?  Even if it was a protest, which it doesn't appear to be, who cares?  It's a shirt.  Usually, when a company flexes their muscle in such a way it reveals a major interpersonal weakness on their behalf.

 
They weren't wearing sagging pants or revealing clothing. But dressing in an orange shirt is apparently enough to get fired at one Florida law firm, where 14 workers were unceremoniously let go last Friday.

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Former Packer Backup Matt Flynn Agrees To Deal With Seattle

Signing an unproven backup to be your franchise quarterback can be a dicey proposition.  Scott Mitchell anyone?  Seattle needed a quarterback and now the Green Bay Packers need a backup.
 

The Seattle Seahawks are hoping another Green Bay backup turns into their franchise quarterback.

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The entrance at Goldman Sachs - Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
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Read Greg Smith’s Resignation Essay: ‘Why I’m Leaving Goldman Sachs’

Well, if you have a moral disagreement with a company and have confidence in your ability, why not go out with a Jerry Maguire moment.  I'm sure you have heard about Greg Smith and his very public resignation from the legendary firm of Goldman Sachs.  Here is his entire resignation essay, which first appeared in the New York Times.  Would you ever quit a job this way?  If you have, I'd love to hear your story!

 
Today is my last day at Goldman Sachs. After almost 12 years at the firm — first as a summer intern while at Stanford, then in New York for 10 years, and now in London — I believe I have worked here long enough to understand the trajectory of its culture, its people and its identity. And I can honestly say

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Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
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Vikings Agree To Terms With Tight End Carlson

While not a blockbuster deal, the Vikings have signed a free agent. Perhaps they are looking at the successful Patriots offense that features 2 talented tight ends and a great slot receiver in Wes Welker.  This signing gives them 2 young and talented tight ends to put on the field with Percy Harvin.

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Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
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Tide Detergent Being Stolen From Stores Across The Country

I feel so stupid.  I've been stealing GAIN and losing my shirt on the black market.  Who would've thought that this would become a trend?

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The Chicago Bears Aquire Pro Bowl Receiver Brandon Marshall In Trade

I bet Viking's fans agree that he would've looked good in purple.  As we await any signings from the Vikings or Packers, this trade will certainly impact the NFC North as now teams get to face Brandon Marshall twice every year

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