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Media Won’t Say It, But It’s Been a Great Year for Workers

Laura Ingraham, FOX NewsThough the media has been loathe to report this fact, 2017 has been a banner year for the U.S. economy. An incredible comeback from President Obama’s anemic non-recovery recovery. The Economist notes this week that blue collar wages are rising, as unemployment tumbles, wage growth among factory workers, drivers, and builders, now exceeds 4%. Theirs is growing faster than the wages of professionals and managers. … Read the referenced story here: Media Won’t Say It, But It’s Been a Great Year for Workers

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12 Great Star Wars Gifts 2017

These are the Star Wars gifts that are actually worth buying. It’s a glorious time to be a Star Wars fan! We get a new movie every year, new books spanning so many different aspects of the universe, and an actual mountain of themed swag around every corner. So much Star Wars swag. In fact, it’s a little too much if you’re trying to buy something good for the Star Wars fan in your life. You can reach out in just about any direction of every store right now and…

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From ‘Inky’s Great Escape’ To Singing Seahorses: Animal Books For The Holidays

Enlarge this image Maica/Getty Images/iStockphoto A Sunday column by David Sax in The New York Times quotes a cheering statistic from the Association of American Publishers: Sales of “old-fashioned print books” are up for the third year in a row. Cox explains this trend well: “People are buying books because a book engages nearly all their senses, from the smell of the paper and glue to the sight of the cover design and weight of the pages read, the sound of those sheets turning….” There’s something special about holding a…

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The Secret Place Where All Great Ideas Are Born

Where do great ideas come from? The cliched view is that they come fully formed in a flash of inspiration. You’ve probably seen this in films or on TV, a character might be working over night trying to come up with a big idea, and suddenly their idea hits them. However, the reality is actually far more complicated. The truly great ideas, are the product of processes. They are the product of what a person sees and gets in touch with every day that combine to influence a thought. A…

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Great Valentine's Day Gadget Gifts at $50, $100, and $200

Android Get your tech-centric pal or loved one something new to play with. Life is full of little gadgets that make life more interesting, so why not help out a friend or family member? We put together a list of neat tech that quickly automates your home or adds a bit of flair to your smartphone. There are great choices at $50, $100, and $200 price points! Under $50 Under $100 Under $200 Under $50  Tylt Y-Charge  Find yourself consistently without any battery power in the car? Get a double-headed…

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