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Love Macauley Culkin, John Hughes and Chicago? Have a couple million bucks burning a hole in ya pockets? The red-brick Winnetka Georgian so bravely defended by Culkin in “Home Alone” is for sale for $2.4 million, reports the Chicago Tribune. The 4,250-square-foot, 14-room home sits on a half-acre lot and features four bedrooms, 3.2 baths, a […]

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It’s been a crazy week in the political arena. From the United States not sending any aid to Haiti nine months after the earthquake to Republican New York Gubernatorial candidate, Carl Paladino, almost getting into a fist fight with a reporter.There were many things to discuss, so let’s take a look at some of the […]

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This is ridiculous, nearly nine months after the earthquake, more than a million Haitians still live on the streets between piles of rubble. One reason: Not a cent of the $1.15 billion the U.S. promised for rebuilding has arrived. Is this a red tape issue? Why hasn’t the money gotten there yet? The money was pledged […]

Financial Aid for Felons In 2005 I was convicted of a felony while I was attending a local community college. I was paying for my education with financial aid at the time. I had to drop out because I had to spend 30 days in jail and missed a lot of classes. I was told […]

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Deemed the Woodstock of the 1980’s as well as one of the most ambitious concerts ever staged, Live Aid exploded on to approximately 2 millions viewers’ television sets in 60 countries on July 13, 1985. In recognizing the 25th anniversary of what was known as the “global jukebox,” one has to wonder about the relevance […]

<p>Ice Cube performed at the Paid Dues Festival last Friday in San Bernadina, California and he previewed a couple new tracks from his upcoming I Am The West album. The tracks titled I Rep that West &amp; Drink the Kool Aid included quite a few subliminal shots at some of the top selling artists in […]

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President Barack Obama did it again, two victories in the same week, first his overhaul on health care reform and now student aid. The Student Aid Bill was passed by the Senate 56-43, this bill will result in savings to boost Pell Grants and make it easier for some workers to repay their student loans. […]

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President Barack Obama did it again, two victories in the same week, first his overhaul on health care reform and now student aid. The Student Aid Bill was passed by the Senate 56-43, this bill will result in savings to boost Pell Grants and make it easier for some workers to repay their student loans. […]

<p>&nbsp;</p><p>Two (possibly gay) men were captured brawling in a Chicago public aid office, and security guards were helpless to stop them.</p><p>Shocked onlookers began clearing the way as the two wielded chairs as weapons and used the floor space like a boxing ring as they engaged in a nearly minute-long battle.</p><p>But horrified gasps turned into bursts […]

Within this week our world has felt one of the most catastrophic natural disasters in present times. Haiti has the 3rd highest poverty levels in the western hemisphere. It’s a real shame that something of this proportion had to occur in order for the world to finally see the importance of aiding our fellow man. […]

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Within this week our world has felt one of the most catastrophic natural disasters in present times. Haiti has the 3rd highest poverty levels in the western hemisphere. It’s a real shame that something of this proportion had to occur in order for the world to finally see the importance of aiding our fellow man. […]