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Southwest Airlines Sale | No Dates Near Christmas

Not so fast to Southwest Airlines sale Yes, Southwest Airlines is having a huge sale on plane tickets. Several round-trip tickets will cost only $50, $75 or $100 if you purchase tickets today through the end of the day Thursday. You can even get one-way tickets for as low as $25. But wait! Before you
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April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day

Today is the third annual World Autism Awareness Day, an international day of observance intended to improve our understanding of autism. Autism is a mysterious and complex disorder, which is now said to be the most rapidly increasing developmental disorder in the world. Autism has a strong genetic basis; proposed environmental causes, such as heavy

Black Friday 2010 | Holiday savings with a payday loan

Black Friday is by far the biggest shopping day in the United States. Some say it is named “Black Friday” because it’s the first day of the year that retail stores get out of the “red” and actually make a profit. I don’t know about you, but I am headed to payday loan places and
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Thanksgiving Quotes from funny people

To combat the typical trite nonsense, some Thanksgiving quotes that are actually funny are in order. Some delight in platitudes that inspire or warm the heart, but others would rather get a good laugh from funny Thanksgiving quotes. Then there are crusty old cynics who have had it with Hallmark-approved sayings. Some Thanksgiving Quotes from
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How long to cook a turkey | Turkey recipes for Thanksgiving

How long to cook a turkey can sometimes feel like part magic. You’ll find turkey recipes for Thanksgiving that suggest just about everything. Having a good basic understanding of how meat cooks your best weapon in figuring out how long to cook a turkey. Prepping your Turkey recipes for Thanksgiving The first and most important
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A quick riff on St. Patricks Day history

Top of the morning to you — or maybe not, if it isn’t morning when you read this.  Today is March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, and I thought everyone could use a quick lesson on St. Patrick’s Day history.  St. Patrick was born sometime in the late 4th century CE, and died sometime, depending on
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The 4th Worst Snow Storm Ever

Top 10 Storms Looking at the storms that are blasting through the United States, the theory being spread from coast to coast is that this may just be the top ten winter snowstorms. In fact, the Midwest experienced its fourth worst storm since the 1950’s! While some people enjoyed the snow coming down, others became
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Sept. 17 is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

Schools across the United States today are devoting at least a portion of the day to educate students about the Constitution of the United States on this, the 223rd anniversary of the document being signed. Fox News reports that public schools at a variety of levels (from elementary education to university) have been granted federal
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Shop online for Black Friday 2010 deals

Black Friday 2010 is just around the corner, and people are gearing up fast for the busiest shopping day of the year. It’s pure madness around this time of year, with long lines and cranky shoppers rushing to get their hands on the limited-supply of door-buster deals. But is all the hassle necessary? Can you

Beer of the Month Club | Price vs. Product and Service

Beer of the Month Club and romance I originally heard of the Beer of the Month Club as a suggestion for a Valentine’s Day gift. Of course, the suggestion was that it’s a great gift for men, but obviously a lot of women would love this gift, too. However, before you go signing up for
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May 5 deserves celebration for many reasons

Indeed, May 5 is Cinco De Mayo, but believe it or not, there have been a lot of very significant events that took place on May 5 throughout history.  Any holiday has some historical significant event that took place, but some of these are real big ones.  The seeds of the French Revolution and two
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I’ll Have a Green Christmas

Is Christmas a waste? Christmas is a time of joy, when we get to see loved ones we haven’t seen for a while. Christmas in many families is filled with history and tradition. Christmas has a lot of pros, but it also has more than a few cons. One of the biggest problems with Christmas

Feed your sweet tooth on Paczki Day, Fat Tuesday

Flat balls are sweet and full of paczki calories I must take a moment to honor a piece of my heritage, straight out of Poland. I honor it not only because there’s a village with my name on it and I know my ancestors came from the country, but because today is Paczki Day –
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Turkey soup two ways : Making leftovers new

Now that you’ve got a fridge full of Thanksgiving leftovers, turkey soup sounds like a pretty good idea. Turkey soup may sound like the same old idea, but you can make it fresh. Turkey soup can use Thanksgiving leftovers and still feel like a fresh new meal. Turkey soup basics The day after Thanksgiving, the
Find out where to eat free on Mother's Day.

Eat Free on Mothers Day Part II

Mothers Day is this Sunday, May 9, 2010. If you go back to part I of this article, you can read lots of ideas of things you can do for your mom for Mothers Day that are absolutely free, no short term loans or paydayloans needed. Part I also lists places you can take your
Cyber Monday online deals got your head in a bad place? Here are some useful tools to make it all a bit easier. (Photo: flickr.com)

Don’t Get Ripped Off With Cyber Monday Online Deals

You’ll Need More Payday Loans if You Don’t Plan Your Attack OK, I know. Cyber Monday online deals are a bit overcooked now that it’s 1:30 p.m. on the left coast, but somebody will be tripping the Web fantastic tonight (make that a few million somebodys). Thus, I bring you news you can use, courtesy
Find free food on Mother's Day.

Eat Free on Mothers Day

Mothers Day is this Sunday, May 9, 2010. There are so many things you can do for your mom for Mothers Day that are absolutely free, no Same Day or Personal Installment Loans needed. You can make her a card, give her a coupon for a backrub or a coupon for doing the dishes. You