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25 Nov 2016

10 Selfish Reasons to Shop Small Business Saturday

Thanksgiving – the day for gratitude and spending time with your people. Black Friday – the day to put that gratitude on ice and buy as much shit as possible. Small Business Saturday – a sort of middle ground between these two extremes. You get to buy stuff (perhaps for others) and help the local economy.…

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25 Nov 2016

86-Year-Old Man Teaches Himself to Knit So He Can Make Hats for Premature Babies

It’s never too late to learn something new, and it sure as hell is never too late to do something nice for someone else. 86-year-old Ed Moseley is proof of that. When his care home announced plans to knit little hats for premature babies, Ed Moseley knew that was something he wanted to get in…

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25 Nov 2016

Two Elephants Rescued In Thailand After Spending Nearly 80 Years As Slaves In Captivity

After spending the major part of their life in captivity (80 years!!) elephants Boonme and Buabaan are free at last! The two were used inhumanely in Thailand’s logging industry. Worked tirelessly, all while chained and working beyond their capacity reports the Daily Mail. Thanks to a campaign, the pair was freed and set free into Elephant…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




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21 Nov 2016

93-Year-Old WWII Vet Reunited with his Stolen Pup

Lola, a 1.5 pound teacup Chihuahua who was stolen, is now back in the arms of her human, a 93-year-old World War II veteran who thought he would never see her again. That face! According to reports, a boy saw a woman drive up to Roger LeClair’s front yard in a red car…

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11 Nov 2016

Easy Ways to Show Your Appreciation on Veteran’s Day

On Veterans Day we honor the 22 million+ American veterans and the approx 1.4 million active duty service members who have sacrificed so much to keep America safe and free. So let’s show some appreciation. Here are some simple ways: 1-Donate to Veterans who are Struggling The fact that there are homeless veterans is total bullshit. The…

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07 Nov 2016

Reasons Why Not Voting Sort of Makes You a Dick

If you’re a legal resident, 18 years-of-age+, and not incarcerated or on parole, there’s no excuse for not being a registered voter … who actually votes. Voting is not only the kind thing to do, sometimes not voting actually makes you sort of a dick, here’s why: People fought and died for the right to…

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07 Nov 2016

Couple Wins Free Pizza for a Year, Donates It All to Charity

Winning a year of free pizza is something dreams are made of. And for a young Detroit couple, this dream came true. Hannah Spooner and Pete Kadry won a contest earning them free Little Caesars pizza for an entire year. The prize includes 52 pies in all. But instead of getting naked and rolling around…