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3 hrs ago | KOA

Jack's Blog for July 22nd, 2014

It has been several weeks since my last post, and I apologize for that. Quite a bit of activity, both good and bad, has happened with my family of late, and it was hard to take the time for these blogs and do all my other baseball activities.

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8 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Live Blog: Facebook tops forecasts as revenue surges 61%

MarketWatch tech reporter Ben Pimentel is live-blogging the Menlo Park, Calif.-based social network's earnings call.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, MarketWatch, San Mateo County, CA, Menlo Park, CA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Why didn't some Central America experts see the child migrant crisis coming?

The views expressed are the author's own. One of the many things that has bothered me about the crisis of unaccompanied minors on the border is that I totally missed the story as the number of young people from Central America exploded over the last two-plus years.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, US News

Business Journal

Yahoo enlists Wall Street names for finance-focused Tumblr blog

Yahoo has launched a finance-focused contributor network on Tumblr where billionaire investor Carl Icahn and others will post original content.

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Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Canaan Partners, Yahoo, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, iPhone and iPad App

EDGE

LGBTs Connect at Netroots Nation

More than 120 LGBT activists, bloggers, organizations, funders, and journalists from across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico gathered in Detroit this past week for a day-long discussion about the future of the LGBT movement and ways to effect progressive social change within it and beyond.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Mike Rogers, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gay/Lesbian, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate

The Spokesman-Review

Camo Quail

Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy.

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ABC News

Dad Blogger Wants to Ban the Play Date

Chris Bernholdt, the dad behind the blog DadNCharge, thinks it's time to ban the play date.

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In-depth Africa

Most Transparent Administration Ever Fighting to Keep White House Racism Scandal Emails Secret

Breitbart's argument is simple and straightforward: Regardless of what else is in Sherrod's speech, the first video released on BigGovernment.com features Sherrod telling a tale of racism that is received by the NAACP audience with laughter and cheers.

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Sports of Yore

How to get more clients from your newsletter or blog

Leigh asked me a great question yesterday. She wanted to know why her newsletter, which has over 5000 subscribers, generates very few client inquiries for her consultancy.

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Related Topix: Marketing

The New Zealand Herald

Bryce Edwards: The sorry Labour Party

David Cunliffe now appears to be issuing apologies all over the place. He's sorry for everything it seems - even supposedly for wearing his vibrant red scarf too much.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

EDGE

Making Clothes from Castoffs

For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste.

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Related Topix: Columbia, SC, Life, Sewing, Hobbies

The Modesto Bee

China cracks down on online rumors, porn

The state news agency Xinhua reported Wednesday that the country would target pornography on smartphones and punish pornographic app creators.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia

Russia Taday

UK journalists could be labeled 'terrorists' for attempting to uphold public interest

British journalists who publish politically motivated content could be labeled terrorists if UK authorities deem the material to be a threat to public safety, according to Britain's counter-terrorism watchdog.

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Related Topix: Terrorism

The Washington Post

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law into effect criminalizing repeated street protests.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

Little Green Footballs

Jim Hoft's Latest Sick Crusade: Attack NGOs Receiving Federal Money to Shelter Immigrant Kids

Apparently the latest thing over Jim Hoft's The Gateway Pundit blog is to pinpoint and attack any NGO that receives federal grants to care for undocumented immigrant children.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

Truro Daily News

Scotiabank, employees seek injunction against blogger

Scotiabank, one of its affiliate companies, and two of its employees have applied for an injunction against an Island blogger over what they allege are attempts to tarnish their reputations.

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BlogHer

Must-Follow Monday: The BlogHer '14 Veteran Mentors

We're super-excited about the BlogHer Buddy System and want to help you get to know the veteran BlogHers who volunteered to be mentors for the program.

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Related Topix: BlogHer, Texas, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Fitness, Yoga

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Trend Hunter Magazine

Rejected Emoji Blogs - This Blog Off

In honor of World Emoji Day, Funny or Die created a hilarious Rejected Emoji blog that will definitely tickle your funny bone.

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The Washington Post

Man gets 30 years in killing of Ellicott City businessman and blogger Dennis Lane

A Howard County judge Monday sentenced an Ellicott City man to 30 years in prison for the murder of well-known businessman and blogger Dennis Lane, calling the crime "perverse, sadistic and dark."

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Related Topix: Ellicott City, MD, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Brandon Sun

B.C. securities commission goes after blogger known as 'The Shadow Trader'

The British Columbia Securities Commission is pursuing sanctions against a man who allegedly lost about $15,000 entrusted to him for investment by an unidentified follower of his financial advice posted on a blog and on Twitter.

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