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The Last Letter Added To The English Alphabet

Although the alphabet song starts with "A" and ends with "Z," that's not the order in which they were added.
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Legit Excuses To Cancel Plans Last Minute

We are coming into the season where you find yourself over-committing to parties and get-togethers. The added weight on your shoulders can fuel stress and anxiety, which is why you need to cancel some of them. So here are some great excuses to get out of scheduled plans with friends, family or co-...
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Squeeze Some Extra Time Out Of Your Clothes Washer And Dryer Lifespan

Nothing lasts forever and that includes our pricey clothes washers and dryers. Most manufacturers say you should get at least 10 years out of your laundry appliances but with some extra TLC, you can add some years of successful operation. For instance, use the correct amount of laundry detergent,...
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Keep Your Valentine's Day Flower Lasting Much Longer With These Tips

Chances are your love sent you flowers for Valentine's Day. Trade groups estimate we spent approximately $1.9 billion flowers alone ! So why not do what you can to keep them blooming as long as possible? Plop a penny into the vase; rather search for a penny made before 1982 when they were made...
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Group Petitions Government To Move Halloween To Last Saturday Of October

To the disappointment of many, this year's Halloween falls on a Wednesday. It’s slap dab in the middle of the work week and on a school night, meaning trick-or-treating will be less of a festive event and finished for many before the sun goes down. However there is a small push to get the day...
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Early Holiday Shopping Result In Higher Spending

A stronger confidence in the U.S. economy and an improvement in household financial security will most likely contribute to Americans spending more during the holidays this year than last. However for those who have already begun shopping, odds are you will spend around $370 more than those who...
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Surprise Your Child With A New Activity Hourly On Long Travel Trips

: Long car trips can be exhausting for adults and torture if you have small children. For those who haven't quite grasped the understanding of sitting for hours in the car or whose attention span isn't fully developed you may be tempted to give them a book bag full of toys and activities. This is a...
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You Can't Go Wrong With This Last Minute Mother's Day Gift

Mother's Day is Sunday and the average American will spend around $180 to shower mom with gifts this weekend. However all that money spent on gift isn't making Mom feel special at all. A survey found that 40% of Mothers surveyed found they give fake reactions to gifts; most commonly falling back on...
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Family Charged Extra Fees For Long Last Name

If you have a long name, you understand that a letter or two is generally clipped off when filling it in on an online form. For a family attempting to board an airplane, it resulted in an additional fees of nearly $100. An unidentified man purchased his tickets for him and his family from the Thai...
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Switching Between Checkout Lines Slows You Down

Nothing can damper a fun shopping trip than waiting in a long line to checkout and if you are the type of person that hops between lines in an effort to make the wait shorter, we've got some bad news. Switching lanes to shorten the wait almost always backfires. People who chose to switch one ended...
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