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Robert Reich: The Democrat's Version of Health Insurance Would Have Been Cheaper, Simpler, and More Popular (So Why Did We Enact the Republican Version and Why Are They So Upset?)

Robert Reich: The Democrat's Version of Health Insurance Would Have Been Cheaper, Simpler, and More Popular (So Why Did We Enact the Republican Version and Why Are They So Upset?) | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says Republicans will seek to delay a requirement of the 2010 Affordable Care Act that all Americans obtain health insurance or face a tax penalty.
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Israel pounds Gaza after Netanyahu promises prolonged battle

Israel pounds Gaza after Netanyahu promises prolonged battle | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Home of Hamas Gaza leader Ismail Haniyeh is among targets in night of heavy bombardment
Gaza conflict: live coverage Continue reading...
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BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Japan sells Icelandic whale meat

BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Japan sells Icelandic whale meat | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Whale meat imported from Iceland and Norway goes on sale in Japan, sparking fears of trade growth. (RT @StealthiestWhal: Japan sells Icelandic whale meat! Stop this cycle! #StopIcelandicWhaling!
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It's miserable being an oligarch - I'm happier as a peasant, says man who once challenged Putin - StumbleUpon

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Happy birthday, Beatrix Potter! - StumbleUpon

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Here's What Happens When You Attach a GoPro Camera to a Car Wheel - StumbleUpon

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Trapped in Qatar: Workers Say They Haven’t Been Paid in a Year (Video)

Trapped in Qatar: Workers Say They Haven’t Been Paid in a Year (Video) | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
The rush to build up Qatar’s infrastructure ahead of the 2022 World Cup has come at an appalling human cost.
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The Proper Way To Come Out Of The Closet

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The post The Proper Way To Come Out Of The Closet appeared first on ThumbPress.
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An Awesome French Photographer Uses His IPhone To Distort The Reality Around Him

An Awesome French Photographer Uses His IPhone To Distort The Reality Around Him | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
See more on his Facebook and be sure to SHARE your support using a button below.
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A Few Animals That Outlive Us, That We Should Never Make An Enemy Out Of

A Few Animals That Outlive Us, That We Should Never Make An Enemy Out Of | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Everyone wants to live longer, and almost everyone thinks humans are the most privileged species on the planet.  And today, I will help a couple of animal friends of mine — who laugh at my fantasy of living a long life, almost everyday, when I have...
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First lady steps up political push

First lady steps up political push | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Washington (CNN) – Michelle Obama is asking Democrats to get serious - about voting in November's midterm elections.
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5 Bizzarre Car Crash Stories

5 Bizzarre Car Crash Stories | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Car accidents are very serious. Depending on the situation, people, property, vehicles and individuals’ mental states can all be greatly damaged.
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NASA’s laser-powered drilling robot can search for life on Jupiter’s ice moon (video)

NASA’s laser-powered drilling robot can search for life on Jupiter’s ice moon (video) | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Image Credit: UT AustinWhile NASA is constantly thinking of ways to discover life beyond our solar system, there’s plenty of reason to believe we might not need to look that far.
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War declared by Austria

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Originally published in the Manchester Guardian on 29 July 1914
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Fist Bumps transfer 90 per cent less bacteria than a handshake

Fist Bumps transfer 90 per cent less bacteria than a handshake | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
THERE has never been a better time to adopt the fist bump as your greeting of choice than now. Who are we kidding? It’s always a great time to fist bump, but now science has actually given us a reason to do it.
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Bank of Canada quietly admits misidentified mountains on new $10 bill - StumbleUpon

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Surprised scientists come up ‘nearly dry' in search for water on ‘hot Jupiter' planets - StumbleUpon

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Geopolitical tensions remain key on Wall Street - StumbleUpon

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Twitter Reacts to the Sarah Palin Channel

Twitter Reacts to the Sarah Palin Channel | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
“Are you tired of the media filters?” asks former Alaska Gov.
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Blackmagic Cinema Camera 1.9 (Freeware)

Blackmagic Cinema Camera 1.9 (Freeware) | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
A useful utility that helps you update your Cinema Camera device to the latest software release and comes with some powerful video applications (read more)
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Dear White Gay Men: A Letter From Two Of You

Dear White Gay Men: A Letter From Two Of You | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
By Christian Fuscarino and Guido Alexander Sanchez
Cut the crap. Before you clench your teeth (or your pearls) and run to your Facebook wall to exclaim that we’re self-hating, listen to us please! One of us is white and the other Latino.
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Is It Possible For A City To Make Cars Obsolete? At Least These Two Are Trying…

Is It Possible For A City To Make Cars Obsolete? At Least These Two Are Trying… | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
The Helsinki Times boldly states that “the future resident of Helsinki will not own a car.” Hamburg, meanwhile, has announced a plan to create and link 27 square miles of green spaces throughout the city.
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80 Farmers Suicide In KCR Rule Says Jana Reddy

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Clinton jokes: Darth Vader would not be my choice for president

Clinton jokes: Darth Vader would not be my choice for president | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Washington (CNN) - Attention potential presidential candidates: Beware of the dark side.
A recent tongue-in-cheek analysis shows Americans prefer Darth Vader more than any potential 2016 presidential candidate.
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