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INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO
“In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” Warren Buffet
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Why Are We Still Calling Postal Workers 'Mailmen'?

Why Are We Still Calling Postal Workers 'Mailmen'? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
United States Postal Service (USPS) letter carrier Lakesha Dortch-Hardy smiles as she sorts mail at the Lincoln Park carriers annex in Chicago. (REUTERS/John Gress) The U.S. Postal Service is going through some long-awaited changes.
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The Benjamin Franklin Effect: The Surprising Psychology of How to Handle Haters

The Benjamin Franklin Effect: The Surprising Psychology of How to Handle Haters | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
"He that has once done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged."

"We are what we pret
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Hill Top's students featured on CBS Sunday Morning - Hill Top Preparatory School

Hill Top's students featured on CBS Sunday Morning - Hill Top Preparatory School | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
On Sunday, March 1st, Hill Top’s students were featured in a segment of CBS’s award-winning national show, CBS Sunday Morning, regarding Mark Haddon’s book, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, and its new adaptation on Broadway.
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For the first time since 1984, unemployment fell in every state and D.C. last year

For the first time since 1984, unemployment fell in every state and D.C. last year | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
For the first time in three decades, unemployment fell in every state and the District of Columbia last year. The last time that happened, in 1984, Apple was unveiling the original Macintosh.
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McDonald's Phasing Out Chicken With Antibiotics

McDonald's Phasing Out Chicken With Antibiotics | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
McDonald's, the world's biggest fast food chain, said it's phasing out the use of chicken with antibiotics over the next two years in the U.S.
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Narragansett Bay from the Air

Narragansett Bay from the Air | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Images Onne van der Wal took of Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island, both West and East passage along Newport and Bristol, on March 1, 2015.

Via Seth Dixon
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Jared Leto Cuts His Hair -- and Fans React

Jared Leto Cuts His Hair -- and Fans React | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Social media erupted with news that Leto cut his long locks and beard.
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It's Holi time

It's Holi time | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The ancient, colorful Hindu religious festival of Holi is celebrated as the harvest festival for the spring season
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A Snap Is a Postcard

A Snap Is a Postcard | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
“The Haight” is one of Snapchat’s many staff-designed geo-filters. In the background, an early British postcard. (Snapchat/Caspian Levers/Flickr/The Atlantic) Snapchat is back in the news again.
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Fast Playback and the Art of Speed Leisure

Fast Playback and the Art of Speed Leisure | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Iaroslav Neliubov/sarahdesign/Shutterstock/The Atlantic Last year, about six months into my first full-time job, I realized that the TV-watching habits I had developed in college (in short: “Watch pretty much everything”) were unsustainable.
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Best Night Sky Events of March 2015 (Sky Maps) - Space.com

Best Night Sky Events of March 2015 (Sky Maps) - Space.com | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
See what's up in the night sky for March 2015, including stargazing events and the moon's phases, in this SPACE.com gallery courtesy of Starry Night Software.
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Ever Cheat At Monopoly? So Did Its Creator: He Stole The Idea From A Woman - NPR

Ever Cheat At Monopoly? So Did Its Creator: He Stole The Idea From A Woman - NPR | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The game Charles Darrow sold in the 1930s bore a striking resemblance to a game Lizzie Magie patented in 1904. In The Monopolists, Mary Pilon tells Monopoly's origin story.
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​The most endangered animal you've never heard of

​The most endangered animal you've never heard of | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
This adorably odd-looking pangolin might be extinct before the world even gets to know it
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US Services Firms Grow at Faster Pace in February

US Services Firms Grow at Faster Pace in February | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Hotels, restaurants and wholesalers expand as consumer spending lifts US economy
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Replay: Daktronics on CBS Sunday Morning - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Replay: Daktronics on CBS Sunday Morning - Sioux Falls Argus Leader | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Replay: Daktronics on CBS Sunday Morning
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World's oldest person says 117 years seems short

World's oldest person says 117 years seems short | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Misao Okawa, born in 1898 to a kimono maker, shared some wisdom as she prepares to celebrate her birthday
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Amazing Items Made with 3D Printers

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Via David W. Deeds, Bonnie Bracey Sutton
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David W. Deeds's curator insight, March 4, 9:05 AM

Cool or creepy? You decide. ;)

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Only Taylor Swift Can Make This Baby Stop Crying

Only Taylor Swift Can Make This Baby Stop Crying | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Taylor Swift apparently has magical powers.
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The Semi-Retirement Myth

The Semi-Retirement Myth | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The baby boomers are going to revolutionize retirement—or so many would have us think. They won’t be heading off to a life of leisure on the golf course, like their parents did.
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Low gas prices: Great for Florida, terrible for Alaska

Low gas prices: Great for Florida, terrible for Alaska | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The price of gas has fallen precipitously in recent months, with oil well off its high of more than $100 a barrel in the middle of last year. That should be great news, right?
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Fear of a Red-Headed Emoji

Fear of a Red-Headed Emoji | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
An imagined ginger emoji (Ginger Parrot) Last week, news came that the great emoji disparity would finally be addressed: In Apple’s next version of its phone and desktop operating systems, users would be able to type emoji people of color.
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Why Don't Convenience Stores Sell Better Food?

Why Don't Convenience Stores Sell Better Food? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
DC Central Kitchen/Flickr At a small corner store in northeast Washington, Nola Liu, a community outreach officer with the D.C.
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Why Popcorn Time Scares Netflix

Why Popcorn Time Scares Netflix | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
In January, Netflix, the online video streaming site, used its quarterly letter to shareholders to take aim at a rival.
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Simple tips to help you "spring forward" smoothly to daylight saving time

Simple tips to help you "spring forward" smoothly to daylight saving time | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Losing an hour of sleep this weekend could wreak havoc on your health; experts share a few tips to help you handle the time change
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