The Pros and Cons of Outlet Stores: Are You Really Saving Money? – daveramsey.com


Modern-day outlet shopping isn’t what it used to be. Consumers aren’t limited to factory-flawed Jockeys and Levis anymore. High-end brands such as Kate Spade, Coach and Jimmy Choo are entering the mix and attracting customers who want great deals on luxury items. And it’s big business for retailers. As of February 2014, the U.S. had … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Outlet Stores: Are You Really Saving Money? – daveramsey.com

5 Money Lessons Every Texan Knows – daveramsey.com


Longhorns, rodeos, conservatives and Chuck Norris. Yeah, we’re talking about Texas. This big state has some big stereotypes. But when it comes to money, Texas has it made: The economy is booming, the billionaires are making bank, and pro football players are coming out of the woodwork. So what can the rest of us learn … Continue reading 5 Money Lessons Every Texan Knows – daveramsey.com

10 Popular Collectibles That Never Paid Off – daveramsey.com


In the 1990s, Chris Robinson spent an estimated $100,000 stockpiling Beanie Babies. The Los Angeles man planned to resell his vast collection and fund his five kids’ college educations with the profits. Unfortunately, the Beanie Baby market crashed, and Robinson was left with nothing to show for his “investment” but tie-dyed bears and purple platypuses. … Continue reading 10 Popular Collectibles That Never Paid Off – daveramsey.com

(R) Is For Racist: Why Republicans Are Rarely Considered Champions Of Civil Rights | TheBlaze.com


“Tonight we honor the best and whitest … I mean brightest.” That was actor Neil Patrick Harris’ opening quip at this year’s Oscar ceremony—and while it was simply meant to slam the Academy’s “lack of diversity,” it really encapsulates the heightened racial tension that has exploded in the past few years. That’s right. Despite the … Continue reading (R) Is For Racist: Why Republicans Are Rarely Considered Champions Of Civil Rights | TheBlaze.com

The Democratic Party is facing a Catholic apocalypse – Salon.com


This should be no brainer... Catholics should not vote for anyone who supports abortion, its that simple. Yes I know we are not a one issue faith, yes I know other issues count. But abortion is a major issue, and should have more value in voting than other "social" issues. It’s one of the central … Continue reading The Democratic Party is facing a Catholic apocalypse – Salon.com

Harvard Neurosurgeon Confirms The Afterlife Exists | Spirit Science and Metaphysics


I do not need someone else to tell me the truth of God and heaven and souls, but it is nice to read... Do we have a soul? Is there life after death?  The afterlife is something that has been experienced by countless people since recorded history who have returned to tell their tales, with the … Continue reading Harvard Neurosurgeon Confirms The Afterlife Exists | Spirit Science and Metaphysics

Cigarette-Smoking Socialist Sympathizer Goes on Epic Rant Inside of an Airplane: ‘The United States Has Declared War on Venezuela’ | Video | TheBlaze.com


Nut case! Got to love liberals.... Sometimes you’re stuck on an airplane next to a crying baby or a space-hogging linebacker. But those annoyances are nothing compared to a screaming, law-flouting socialist sympathizer. Passengers aboard a flight from Nicaragua to Miami were subjected to a bizarre rant on Saturday from a woman who stood up … Continue reading Cigarette-Smoking Socialist Sympathizer Goes on Epic Rant Inside of an Airplane: ‘The United States Has Declared War on Venezuela’ | Video | TheBlaze.com

School standardized test company admits spying on students’ social media accounts – EAGnews.org


Not very nice! And wrong! Pearson Education has admitted to monitoring the social media accounts of students nationwide for possible breaches of information about the Common Core-aligned PARCC tests. On Friday, Bob Braun, a former columnist for New Jersey’s Star Ledger, posted an email sent by Watchung Hills Regional School District Superintendent Elizabeth Jewett to … Continue reading School standardized test company admits spying on students’ social media accounts – EAGnews.org

NY Times Reports on Detroit’s Crackown on Metal Scrappers  – Deadline Detroit


The scraping of Detroit, sad... I love Detroit... For generations, scavengers have prowled this city with impunity, pouncing on abandoned properties and light poles to pilfer steel, copper and other metals they could trade for cash at scrapyards. The practice left tens of thousands of buildings so damaged that th ey could not be restored, … Continue reading NY Times Reports on Detroit’s Crackown on Metal Scrappers  – Deadline Detroit

Ulysses S Grant’s Old Detroit House Plans a Road Trip – Celebrity Real Estate – Curbed Detroit


On the move. I did not know this... Very interesting... Before Ulysses S. Grant won the Civil War or ascended to the presidency, he was a young army officer stationed in Detroit. He moved here in 1849 and was gone for good by 1851, but he was the only president to bother living in Detroit, … Continue reading Ulysses S Grant’s Old Detroit House Plans a Road Trip – Celebrity Real Estate – Curbed Detroit