Dec 282013

Members of Congress Buy Xmas Gifts with Campaign Funds
Some members of Congress enjoy giving holiday gifts, especially when they don't have to pay for it with their own money. But don't worry, they aren't using taxpayer money – just money contributed to their campaigns. Business is usually good during …
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Kim Kardashian's George Condo Birkin bag: priceless artwork or waste of money?
kim-kardashian-kanye-west-george-condo-birkin.jpg Kanye West's Christmas present to Kim Kardashian was one-of-a-kind: a Hermes Birkin bag hand-painted by artist George Condo. The celebrated visual artist has been exhibited around the world, …
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Chinese money rushing into US residential real estate
Chinese money rushing into U.S. residential real estate. by Duarte Geraldino @Duartegeraldino. Sky View Parc in Flushing, Queens, is one of a growing number of properties in New York City in which Chinese nationals are investing. (New York) – The …
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Study Finds Multivitamins Are a Complete Waste of Money, Why Do We Keep
The latest issue of the medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine posted online on Monday, looks at the research and clinical trials and penned an editorial with a headline worth reading: “Enough is Enough: Stop Wasting Money on Mineral Supplements.”.
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