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Taco Bell Controversy Update – Taco Bell President Makes Possibly Deceptive Statement

January 30, 2011

This post is a follow-up to my previous post on the Taco Bell controversy. If you take a look at the photo of a Taco Bell Taco Meat Filling packaging posted on Gizmodo.com, you’ll notice that the product in question is called Taco Meat Filling. And the ingredients listed right there on the bag clearly […]

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Taco Bell Controvercy Update – Taco Bell President Makes Possibly Deceptive Statement

January 30, 2011

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Lawsuit Against Taco Bell – Taco Bell Beef is Mostly Filler, and Some Customers May Be Allergic

January 25, 2011
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In a post by JoBeth Davis at WSFA 12 News and posted at Gizmodo.com had this to say about Taco Bell’s “beef” uses in their tacos: “It looks gruesome but passable… until you learn that, according to the Alabama law firm suing the company—only 36% of that is beef.” The problem, according to the law […]

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Google Boost Helps Small Businesses Advertise

October 28, 2010

Google has come along with another great product called “Boost.” Boost is tailored to local (I interpret this as “small”) businesses. Boost is only in its beta (testing) stage right now, but you can bet they’ll be expanding before too long. Right now, Google Boost is available in San Francisco, Houston and Chicago. Boost advertisements […]

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Hiccup Girl Charged with Murder after “Friending” Victim

October 26, 2010
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According to a story on CNN’s website, 19-year-old Jenifer Mee of Florida (also known as the Hiccup Girl due to a severe bout with hiccups she had experienced) and two others were arrested by police on murder charges on Sunday, October 24. Mee had allegedly convinced the murder victim to meet her at an empty […]

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UFO Sighting over New York City Were Escaped Balloons

October 15, 2010

On Wednesday, October 13, at about 1 p.m., numerous tiny moving objects were spotted over Manhattan in New York City–specifically, in the region of West 23rd Street. Some people are also saying that these strange orbs could be weather balloons, but if they were then the Federal Aviation Administration was not informed about the release […]

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Lack of Facts Surrounding UFO Sighting in China

October 7, 2010

According to ABC News, there have now been eight UFO sightings over China since June. On July 8, an airport actually shut down for hours so that passenger jets wouldn’t crash into the object. ABC News reports that  officials (unnamed) have confirmed that the object in the sky was simply a military experiment. I have […]

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Untimely Death of Elementary School Parent?

September 12, 2010

I was presented with some nerve-wracking news from my son late last week: apparently, a friend had said his father had been killed–and not by natural causes. When my son asked the friend if he was serious, he said “Yeah.” I could help but wonder if what my son’s friend had said was true, or […]

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