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Images Of Seniors With Tattoos Will Stay With You Forever

Thu, 2014-04-17 16:20

Talk about a lasting impression. Check out the photos below of seniors with tattoos. According to a 2012 Harris poll, 11 percent of those 50 to 64 years old and 5 percent of those 65 and older have tattoos. And they tend to get a whole lot of attention. A recent pictorial of inked-up older citizens on Imgur attracted more than 1.4 million views.

A Hashtag Passover

Tue, 2014-04-15 19:55

Growing up in New Jersey in the mid-70s and 80s, Passover in my house was one of the only remaining Jewish holidays done with some semblance of reverence and tradition. Celebrated by the simultaneous arrival of two dozen relatives (most of whom I'd hadn't seen since the last Passover), the Seder, ran by my father, usually only lasted an hour or two; but for two-plus decades of my life, these informational-yet-boring two hours, where you ate "mud" and tasted "tears" were where my sister and I learned exactly what it meant for the Jews to be slaves in Egypt.

MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell flown to U.S. after being injured in car accident

Tue, 2014-04-15 14:27
Lawrence O'Donnell blasts O'Reilly's 'narrow, uneducated' comments on Black Americans [MSNBC]

MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell and his brother Michael were injured in a taxi accident on Saturday while vacationing out of the country, according to the news network. Both men were transported back to the United States, where they are expected to make a full recovery. MSNBC said that the host...

Lawrence O'Donnell Injured In Car Accident

Mon, 2014-04-14 19:36

Lawrence O'Donnell was injured in a car accident on Saturday while traveling outside of the country, MSNBC confirmed to the Huffington Post. The "Last Word" host is expected to make a full recovery, but remains under the care of doctors. The network said that O'Donnell and his brother were on vacation and riding in a taxi when the accident occurred. The brothers were transported back to the US, where O'Donnell was then taken to doctors in New York. "Lawrence will be off from MSNBC for several weeks as he recuperates," MSNBC said in a statement.

Women in Business Q&A: Lisa Martin-Louro, Brand Experience Manager and Cultural Engineer, Dell

Mon, 2014-04-14 13:19

Since joining Austin-based technology company DELL in 2007, Lisa Martin-Louro proves this every day as she hangs out with celebrities, travels extensively, and dreams up myriad ways to engage consumers. Previously at MTV, she now serves in a curiously titled role at Dell: Brand Experience Marketing Manager and Cultural Engineer -- a truly unique position that allows her to bring her creative and unconventional methods to an otherwise corporate atmosphere.

How the Kids Do It Now: Partying

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:24
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Part 1: Prom Part 2: Partying Part 3: coming April 10 Part 4: coming April 11

Parties still serve the same purpose that they always did -- you meet people, you drink, you maybe end up with a one night fling -- but the rules have changed. Kids today order fake IDs from China. They think e-cigarettes are cool. They live with the threat that everything they do will end up on Facebook.

A New Matisse Show Gets at the Mysterious Affinity Between San Francisco and Paris

Tue, 2014-04-08 20:44

Matisse has been so assiduously promoted by generations of critics, curators, and historians as the prophet of the big, bold, knock-your-socks-off decorative canvas that it can come as a wonderful surprise to see a more intimate, ruminative side of his art in a jewel box of a

San Jose: Brother of a murder defendant testifies about grisly discovery in thrill-kill case

Fri, 2014-04-04 00:49

The same night that 15-year-old sophomore Michael Russell was stabbed to death in his South San Jose backyard, the brother of one of the young men accused of killing the Santa Teresa High School student for thrills made an unusual discovery.


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