Slate: The 10 best movies of 2012
For the second year in a row, there weren't that many movies jostling behind the velvet rope to get onto my 10-best list.
Holiday food tips for picky eaters
From the time stores start playing Christmas carols in October until the last New Year's aspirin is swallowed, the holiday season kicks up the stress levels in everyone
Why I taught my 13-year-old daughter to shoot
She had asked to learn, so we took my brother's single-shot .22 rifle out in the woods, set a beer can against a stump and began plinking away.
ReWrite by Jim Santori
Rather than show America it can be responsible leader, it came off like a drunken uncle
How divorced couples make holidays special for children
The holidays are billed as a time to rejoice, but for moms and dads who are newly separated or divorced, it may feel like they have special challenges.
- Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder marries ESPN reporter Samantha Steele
Be polite about gifts, even those ugly socks
Expressing gratitude is important, sure. But not wrinkling your nose when you open a hideous pair of brightly patterned, itchy socks
GM to buy back 200 million shares, in effort to exit government restrictions
To break even, government would have to get $70 a share, while GM currently selling at $25 to $27
Ask a Trooper: Youth and Alcohol – Minimum drinking age of 21 is in place for good reason.
Why don’t we just let our youth drink at age 18 like we used to? They would have more experience and guidance by adults if we did.
Pope hits 1 million followers on Twitter
Inaugural Tweet includes a blessing to flock of "followers"
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