Monthly Archives: November 2017

Children’s Hospital Colorado reportedly charged family $1877 to pierce 5-year-old girl’s ears – The Denver Post


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Children's Hospital Colorado reportedly charged family $1877 to pierce 5-year-old girl's ears
The Denver Post
A surgeon at Children's Hospital Colorado reportedly offered to throw in an unexpected treat for a little girl during an outpatient operation: an ear piercing. But, according to a new story by the investigative journalism organization ProPublica, the ...

Art Basel 2017: Restaurant and Food Event Guide – Miami New Times


Miami New Times

Art Basel 2017: Restaurant and Food Event Guide
Miami New Times
Miami Art Week is upon us, celebrating human expression and the infinite ways art can transpire. Local eateries are dishing out art you can eat — hands-on, sensory explorations that won't cost you your retirement fund. So whether you're an art snob or ...

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Donald Trump Makes Fun Of Asian Leaders Who Hosted Him … – HuffPost


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Donald Trump Makes Fun Of Asian Leaders Who Hosted Him ...
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President Donald Trump somehow made time to mock Asian leaders, who hosted him on his recent trip, during a speech meant to promote GOP tax bills moving through Congress. Trump, speaking to a crowd Wednesday in St. Charles, Missouri, diverged from his ...

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Why Oregon City’s downtown food scene has become so appealing – OregonLive.com


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Why Oregon City's downtown food scene has become so appealing
OregonLive.com
When Olympia Provisions, Portland's acclaimed sausage-maker, announced the second permanent location of its hotdog-joint spinoff, OP Wurst, in 2016, the decision was baffling to some. The first location, in downtown Portland's Pine Street Market, was ...

8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | Dec. 1-3 – WFLA


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8 fun things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay | Dec. 1-3
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Get a glimpse of Christmas past and explore the history of Tampa in the late 1800s. Get the details. 2. Christmas Light Display (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) Get into the holiday spirit with this show that is sure to wow the whole family! There are over ...

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Bah Humbug! Connecticut Family’s Lavish Christmas Display Stirs Controversy with Neighbors – PEOPLE.com


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Bah Humbug! Connecticut Family's Lavish Christmas Display Stirs Controversy with Neighbors
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For nearly two decades, the Halliwell family has have transformed their Connecticut home into a Christmas wonderland — much to the dismay of their neighbors. This year, the Halliwells used 350,000 Christmas lights to create the annual “Wonderland at ...
Christmas display with 350K lights may end due to neighbor complaints, family saysWLS-TV

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How Food Network Turned Big-city Chef Culture Into Middle-America Pop Culture – Grub Street


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How Food Network Turned Big-city Chef Culture Into Middle-America Pop Culture
Grub Street
Joe Langhan, VP of production, co-founder of Food Network: Trygve said, “We're entertaining ideas and proposals from everywhere and anybody, so if you come across anybody, or if you come up with an idea yourself.” I said sure. Allen Salkin, author of ...

Saltie Chef Says Running a Food-Hall Stand Was ‘Absolutely Soul-Crushing’ – Grub Street


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Saltie Chef Says Running a Food-Hall Stand Was 'Absolutely Soul-Crushing'
Grub Street
During this decade, food halls have sprouted up like weeds in New York and other major cities around the country. Since 2010, New Yorkers have seen them fan out from midtown with the opening of, just to name a few, Gotham West Market and at the Ashland ...

Electrician Used Greasy Junk Food Bags to Hide His GPS Location and Skip Work – Gizmodo


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Electrician Used Greasy Junk Food Bags to Hide His GPS Location and Skip Work
Gizmodo
As you may have guessed, Colella was indeed using bags of Twisties—an Australian fried corn snack food I'm told are like hard Cheetos—as improvised Faraday cages to obfuscate his location during work hours. “As an experienced electrician, Mr Colella ...

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Make fun of already ridiculous politics? 1812 Productions’ ‘Week’ tries, with spotty results – Philly.com


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Make fun of already ridiculous politics? 1812 Productions' 'Week' tries, with spotty results
Philly.com
as “Pocahontas” in the company of Navajo code-talkers. The next, it's a news flash about the latest high-profile, about-to-be-canned sexual harasser of the day. Our politics has become spectacle, alternately enthralling and horrifying. In veering ...