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Two million plastic bottles recycled for car seat fabric

Two million plastic bottles recycled for car seat fabric | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Ford is finding a new use for about two million plastic bottles.
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TeenLit: Scandalous: 50 Shocking Events You Should Know About (So You Can Impress Your Friends)

TeenLit: Scandalous: 50 Shocking Events You Should Know About (So You Can Impress Your Friends) | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Who did what to whom and when? Get the scoop on the some of the twentieth century’s biggest scandals.
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Robert Johnson Got the Blues 100 Years Ago and Reaped a Fortune - Forbes

Robert Johnson Got the Blues 100 Years Ago and Reaped a Fortune - Forbes | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Image via Wikipedia You may or may not know this: someone actually invented the music we call the Blues. It was Robert Johnson, born in 1911 and died in 1938.
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The house that a billion euros built

The house that a billion euros built | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Dublin-based artist Frank Buckley has found a novel use for over a billion euros worth of decommissioned currency...
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Grandma and Grandpa Can Save The Economy - Forbes

Grandma and Grandpa Can Save The Economy - Forbes | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
The answers to our current economic woes lie not in politicians, central banks, or corporations but with good old grandma and grandpa.
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#IfYouCheatOnMe Twitter Hashtag: What Do You Think?

#IfYouCheatOnMe Twitter Hashtag: What Do You Think? | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
What would you do if your spouse cheated on you?
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Starbucks expanding beer, wine sales this year

Starbucks expanding beer, wine sales this year | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Starbucks Corp , which sells the coffee that helps many Americans get wound up for their day, is offering more of their customers a way to wind down.The world's biggest coffee...
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YouTube Users Watch 4 Billion Videos a Day, But Don't Stick Around Long

YouTube Users Watch 4 Billion Videos a Day, But Don't Stick Around Long | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
YouTube now serves up 4 billion videos a day to viewers, but the average time on the site is still low compared to TV.
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Local currencies: 'In the U.S. we don't trust'

Local currencies: 'In the U.S. we don't trust' | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
A growing number of communities are using alternative currencies to stimulate their local economies and protect themselves from the nation's broader economic woes.
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Your One-Minute Guide To SOPA And PIPA, Who's Protesting And Why | Fast Company

Your One-Minute Guide To SOPA And PIPA, Who's Protesting And Why | Fast Company | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
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Protest SOPA: Black Out Your Website the Google-Friendly Way

Protest SOPA: Black Out Your Website the Google-Friendly Way | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
On Wednesday Jan. 18, Reddit, Wikipedia and many other websites will black out their content in protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)...
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These Websites Are Going Dark to Protest SOPA Wednesday

These Websites Are Going Dark to Protest SOPA Wednesday | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Major tech companies are going dark on Jan. 18 to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act -- here's a list of who's turning off the lights on Wednesday.
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Remain Diligent: SOPA And PIPA Must Be Squashed, Not Changed | Fast Company

Remain Diligent: SOPA And PIPA Must Be Squashed, Not Changed | Fast Company | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
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Samantha Garvey, Homeless Teen Up For Prestigious Intel Science Prize, Gets A House

Samantha Garvey, Homeless Teen Up For Prestigious Intel Science Prize, Gets A House | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. -- Samantha Garvey and her family had been living in a shelter for several days when they got word the 17-year-old aspiring marine biologist had made it to the semifinals of the prestigious national Intel science competition.
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The Hidden Costs to Facebook's Digital Ad Revolution - Forbes

The Hidden Costs to Facebook's Digital Ad Revolution - Forbes | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Some companies, especially smaller ones with limited budgets, might be hit with sticker shock as they make the transition to Timeline for Pages.
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Google+ Facts and Figures [infographic] /@BerriePelser

Google+ Facts and Figures [infographic] /@BerriePelser | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Google+ Facts and Figures Google+ (pronounced and sometimes written as Google Plus, sometimes abbreviated as G+) is a social networking and identity service, operated by Google Inc.

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The world's first mobile? How an Ohio inventor was having conversations in his car in 1920

The world's first mobile? How an Ohio inventor was having conversations in his car in 1920 | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Philadelphia inventor W W McFarlane created a telephone from a 'transceiver' box and three sections of stovepipe in 1920, which worked in cars at a distance of 500 yards.
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There are More iPhones Sold Than Babies Born Every Day | MacTrast

There are More iPhones Sold Than Babies Born Every Day | MacTrast | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
In its earnings report Apple revealed that it had sold 37.04 million iPhones in fiscal Q1 of 2012. This is more than any other manufacturer, and beyond any industry estimates.
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Japan posts annual trade deficit

Japan posts annual trade deficit | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Japan announces its first annual trade deficit in more than 30 years, a setback for a country known for its exports.
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White House Petitioned to Investigate MPAA Bribery | TorrentFreak

White House Petitioned to Investigate MPAA Bribery | TorrentFreak | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
The public has started a petition asking the White House to investigate comments made by MPAA CEO Chris Dodd a few days ago on Fox News.
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Small Business Strategies: Obama's proposal could hurt

Small Business Strategies: Obama's proposal could hurt | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
With the president's just-announced proposal on the SBA, I'm fearful we'll return to days when small business received too little attention.
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What Do NFL Playoffs And Money Have In Common? - Forbes

What Do NFL Playoffs And Money Have In Common? - Forbes | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Sunday after the AFC playoff game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Houston Texans, my seven year old son, Kieran, was pensive.
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Stop SOPA

This is what the Internet looks like when it fights back.

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English Wikipedia anti-SOPA blackout - Wikimedia Foundation

English Wikipedia anti-SOPA blackout - Wikimedia Foundation | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it

Wikipedia blackout on January 18, 2012.

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House Kills SOPA

House Kills SOPA | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
In a surprise move today, Representative Eric Cantor(R-VA) announced that he will stop all action on SOPA, effectively killing the bill.
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Ashton Kutcher on the Offensive vs. Twitter Hacker

Ashton Kutcher on the Offensive vs. Twitter Hacker | Economy Stupid | Scoop.it
Both The Huffington Post and Ashton Kutcher are hit with Twitter hacks today, but Kutcher's attacker checked into Kutcher's Foursquare during his spree. Whoops.
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