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The Reason Why Your Email Address Has an @ in It

The Reason Why Your Email Address Has an @ in It | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Email is something many of us have only been using for the past 20 years, but its roots go back much much further than that. The earliest traces of email even date back to the 1960s.
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Cold Winter Ahead For East, According To Farmer's Almanac 'Secret Formula'

Cold Winter Ahead For East, According To Farmer's Almanac 'Secret Formula' | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The Old Farmer's Almanac, the familiar, 223-year-old chronicler of climate, folksy advice and fun facts, is predicting a colder winter and warmer summer for much of the nation.
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Ferguson Pastor: We Need to See Our Community as a Trauma Patient

Ferguson Pastor:  We Need to See Our Community as a Trauma Patient | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
While protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, fill the streets in the name of justice, local churches are filling pews in order to restore peace to a city divided by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed teenager.
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Matthew McConaughey, Fergie and Nicole Richie are bringing the fanny pack back

Matthew McConaughey, Fergie and Nicole Richie are bringing the fanny pack back | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
The sad sack makes a happy return.

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Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you'

Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you' | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed.
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$21,000 Falls off Money Truck After Casino Pickup

$21,000 Falls off Money Truck After Casino Pickup | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Nearly $21,000 is missing after the cash fell from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from a soon-to-be-closed Atlantic City casino. GardaWorld armored car services picked up the cash at Revel on Aug. 6. An incident report obtained by The Press of Atlantic City ( ...
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22 Words That Have A Totally Different Meaning In The South

22 Words That Have A Totally Different Meaning In The South | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
It's more than a region, it's a state of mind.

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Love thy neighbour, it's good for the heart: study

Love thy neighbour, it's good for the heart: study | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Well, there may be reason for concern, said researchers who reported a link Tuesday between having good neighbours and a healthier heart. "Having good neighbours and feeling connected to others in the local community may help to curb an individual's heart attack risk," said a statement that accompanied a study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.

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Fundraising Group Sells $1,500 Jeans Featuring Denim Ripped By Lions, Tigers & Bears (Oh My)

Fundraising Group Sells $1,500 Jeans Featuring Denim Ripped By Lions, Tigers & Bears (Oh My) | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Can't take a selfie with a big cat, due to bans on the practice or the unavailability of an obliging lion? Wildlife fans with deep pockets were able to get perhaps the next best thing to a photo, a...
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Pumpkin Spice Oreos: This Could Really Be Happening

Pumpkin Spice Oreos: This Could Really Be Happening | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
If you're looking for something to dip into your Pumpkin Spice latte, Nabisco might have you covered. Yes, it's yet another novelty Oreo flavor, and yet another pumpkin spice flavored something-or-...
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Pumpkin season! It's the most wonderful time of year!  I think I'm OK with this...but what will I dip them in...a cup of cream cheese frosting? Milk won't do.

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Lassie prepares to make a comeback... with the help of Ryan Seacrest

Lassie prepares to make a comeback... with the help of Ryan Seacrest | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Fans of the franchise shouldn’t get too excited, because there are no plans for a new movie or TV show starring the loveable hound.

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‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Has Raised Millions for ALS Association

‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Has Raised Millions for ALS Association | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
The “Ice Bucket Challenge,” a campaign to raise money to fight Lou Gehrig’s disease, has caught fire on social media, with celebrities drenching themselves in ice water.
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Married couple discovers they first met as preschoolers

Married couple discovers they first met as preschoolers | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Jason and Jessica Roth are coming up on their 10 year anniversary, but an old photo revealed that what they originally thought was a...
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Americans Are Gradually Eating Less Cereal For Some Reason

Americans Are Gradually Eating Less Cereal For Some Reason | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
It was once as American as, well, blue jeans to start your day with a bowl of cereal and milk. Breakfast grains were once major sponsors behind kid-oriented television programming, or licensed belo...
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Catchiest theme song ever? Nope, not 'Mr. Ed'

Catchiest theme song ever? Nope, not 'Mr. Ed' | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
With the Emmy Awards just around the corner, folks at iHeartRadio asked listeners to weigh in on history's catchiest TV theme songs, past and present. 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' topped the list.
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378 people 'pay it forward' at Fla. Starbucks

378 people 'pay it forward' at Fla. Starbucks | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida.

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Caramel Apple Oreos Arrive In Target Stores Today

Caramel Apple Oreos Arrive In Target Stores Today | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Is caramel apple the new pumpkin spice? It could be: when Americans reach the level of pumpkin spice fatigue, they'll be looking for new, non-orange but still fall-themed snacks. Starting today, yo...
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Tooth Fairy feels the pinch after overspending

Tooth Fairy feels the pinch after overspending | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
The Tooth Fairy overspent her wealth last year and is leaving 8% less for teeth in 2014.
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The real reason we yawn

The real reason we yawn | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Yawns are contagious, but they keep the brain working in peak form
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‘Sorry’: Creator of Pop-Up Ads Apologizes for His Invention

‘Sorry’: Creator of Pop-Up Ads Apologizes for His Invention | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
This is one of the people you have to thank for every pop-up ad you ever come across while surfing the Web: Ethan Zuckerman.  Zuckerman, currently the director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT, recently shared about his thoughts on the small window that will...

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Heath Kramer's curator insight, August 19, 9:48 PM

Well...it seemed like a good idea at the time.

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Dr. Kent Brantly "Recovering in Every Way" But All His Earthly Possessions Must be Destroyed Because of Ebola Contamination

Dr. Kent Brantly "Recovering in Every Way" But All His Earthly Possessions Must be Destroyed Because of Ebola Contamination | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
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Map Of Most-Stolen Car Models In Each State Shows Car Thieves Need More Variety

Map Of Most-Stolen Car Models In Each State Shows Car Thieves Need More Variety | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Car thieves either don't have much imagination or they don't have much to choose from when selecting which vehicles to boost. A look at the most-stolen cars in each of the 50 states and the Distric...
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Parents Say 12 Is The Perfect Age To Own Your First Cell Phone

Parents Say 12 Is The Perfect Age To Own Your First Cell Phone | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
According to a new survey from American Express, parents think 12 is the appropriate age for a child to get his or her first phone.

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Maker Of Nutella Buys Hazelnut Supplier To Keep The Choco-Spread Flowing

Maker Of Nutella Buys Hazelnut Supplier To Keep The Choco-Spread Flowing | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
What do hail storms in Turkey have to do with the supply of Nutella at your local grocery store? A lot, actually. Hazelnut prices are away up due to a worldwide shortage. Ferrero, the company that ...
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Mom creates app so kids can't ignore her calls - CNET

Mom creates app so kids can't ignore her calls - CNET | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Sharon Standifird got fed up with her kids being kids. So she created "Ignore No More."
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The Secret to A Better Night’s Sleep? Your Foot

The Secret to A Better Night’s Sleep? Your Foot | Troy West's Radio Show Prep | Scoop.it
Photo: Trunk Archive I’ve always slept with one foot sticking out from underneath the covers. I have no idea why, or when it started, but unless it’s particularly cold in my room, one foot gets to breathe. I never thought much of it, but oneNew York Magazine writer was driven to find out why she did the same—and there is actually a reason! Natalie Dautovitch, the spokesperson for the National Sleep Foundation and a psychology professor at the University of Alabama, says the habit probably stems from the human body’s need to cool down before sleep.

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