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March 22, 2013

40 Things You Don't Have To Throw Away

Some of these lifehack-slash-DIYs are simpler than others, but all of them save good things from a trip to the landfill. And no, mason jars aren’t on this list.

Texas Congressman Solicits Lobster Donations To "Help Feed Starving Democrats"

Texas Republican Congressman Steve Stockman is poking fun at DNC chair Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz by attempting to solicit "emergency shipments" of "lobster, foie gras, and caviar" for her office. The post comes in response to comments the DNC Chair made at a hearing Tuesday saying staffers were getting "priced out" of "a high quality meal." The website Legistorm shows few of Wasserman-Schultz's staff have six-figure salaries.

10-Year-Old Heroically Saves Cat From Bullies

When 10-year-old Wendell Overton saw a group of 5- to 13-year-old boys being cruel to a cat, he stood up to the bullies and rescued his new friend, Jackson. Jackson is recovering well at the Outer Banks SPCA in Manteo, NC, and Wendell is fast becoming a national hero.

Department Of Education Website Quotes Mao Zedong

The "Kids' Zone" of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) website, part of the Department of Education's Institute of Education Sciences, quotes communist leader Mao Zedong. The NCES is the"primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations." Update: The quote has been removed and the Department of Education has issued a statement.

21 Works Of Art For The Office Supply Fetishist In You

Do you feel a thrilling jolt anytime you pierce paper with a stapler? Does nothing feel better than an ultra-smooth Pilot pen rolling languorously across your Moleskine? Here's some art you might really appreciate.

11 Reasons To Move To The Arctic

If you are looking for a fun, low-rent, family-oriented place to live, the Arctic is exactly the place for you. These are all pictures from the new Warner Bros. video "To The Arctic" (which is available on Tuesday).

Corgnelius Wants To Be Chased

Oh, come on, Mr. German Shepherd! When Corgnelius politely asks you to chase him, you CHASE CORGNELIUS. That is just basic! Ugh. Sorry, but I am so angry right now.

Is Hillary Clinton Too Conservative To Become President?

While she was at the State Department — and out of politics for four years — Clinton's party was moving to the left, and fast. "Now that she's unshackled by the boundaries of her office, she'll step up to the mic," says Singer.

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