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A Tale of Two 9-Year-Olds: The One on the Playground, and the One With An Uzi

time.com — You should be absolutely terrified that a 9-year-old's constitutional right to fire an Uzi trumps your right to decide at what age your kids can play at the park unsupervised Parents who allow their 9-year-old to play unsupervised at a playground can be arrested, but handing a nine-year-old an Uzi is perfectly acceptable.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @TIME: A tale of two 9-year-olds: the one on the playground, and the one with an Uzi ti.me/1tKMT4V

Aug 29, 2014

RT @benhuh: I thank my parents for letting me roam the city as a child. I think that led to my curiosity and sense of adventure. time.com/3222257/a-tale…

Aug 29, 2014

RT @benhuh: I thank my parents for letting me roam the city as a child. I think that led to my curiosity and sense of adventure. time.com/3222257/a-tale…

Aug 29, 2014

RT @benhuh: I thank my parents for letting me roam the city as a child. I think that led to my curiosity and sense of adventure. time.com/3222257/a-tale…

Aug 29, 2014

RT @mandystlpd: Kid fires Uzi? Fine. Kid goes to playground? Not fine. A tale of two 9yo's - one on the playground and one w/ Uzi ti.me/1vu6ad3

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Barack Obama’s Tan Suit: A Necessary Defense

time.com — Just because he wore a suit that wasn't a shade of gray or blue doesn't mean you should have a problem with it Let's make this much clear: there is nothing wrong, wild or crazy about a tan suit.
Aug 29, 2014

We need a Rule 34 for political firestorms: "Rule [whatever Fox News’ channel number is on your box]" time.com/3214633/barack…

Aug 29, 2014

Gasp! The President wore tan--and the republic totters... "A necessary defense of Obama's tan suit" ti.me/1C8sdHZ via @TIME

Aug 29, 2014

@doddsef: A necessary defense of President Obama's tan suit ti.me/1C8sdHZ” In my opinion, there is no defense.

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21 Reasons You’re So Stressed Out at Work

time.com — 21 Reasons You're So Stressed Out at Work From the size of the average office to the time people spend commuting to the perk you say you'd choose above all others-here's a collection of surprising facts about American workers. Most of them aren't so encouraging...
Aug 29, 2014

TGIF! Go into next week knowing why you might be stressed w/these "21 Reasons You’re So Stressed Out at Work" ow.ly/ARoma @MONEY

Aug 29, 2014

Our Labor Day set piece: 21 reasons you're so stressed out at work money.us/1sLbDr9 via @MONEY

Aug 29, 2014

Check this out. 13 hrs a wk on email and more. RT @ellenstark 21 reasons you're so stressed out at work @JakeD money.us/1sLbDr9

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Pictures of the Week: Aug. 22 - Aug.29

time.com — From Michael Brown's funeral and a cease fire in Gaza, to swarms of locusts in Madagascar and the US Open Tennis Championships, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @katz: Wow. Mount Tavurvur erupting in Papua New Guinea today. (Oliver Bluett—AFP/@GettyImages) ti.me/1qnpq7J pic.twitter.com/RroMwmiTt5

Aug 29, 2014

Really strong edit this week- Pictures of the Week: Aug. 22 - Aug.29 ti.me/1qFOCr3 via @TIMEWorld

Aug 29, 2014

RT @katz: Wow. Mount Tavurvur erupting in Papua New Guinea today. (Oliver Bluett—AFP/@GettyImages) ti.me/1qnpq7J pic.twitter.com/RroMwmiTt5

Aug 29, 2014

RT @katz: Wow. Mount Tavurvur erupting in Papua New Guinea today. (Oliver Bluett—AFP/@GettyImages) ti.me/1qnpq7J pic.twitter.com/RroMwmiTt5

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

time.com — Donations from the Ice Bucket Challenge broke the $100 million mark Friday as people around world continue to dump ice on their heads and donate to the ALS Association to help combat Lou Gehrig's disease. "The word gratitude doesn't do enough to express what we are feeling right now," ALS President and CEO Barbara Newhouse said in a statement.
Aug 29, 2014

Insane, in a great way. // Ice Bucket Challenge donations break the $100 million mark ti.me/1nK36Sa via @TIME

Aug 29, 2014

America @TIME: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge donations just topped $100 million ti.me/1u5wN4i

Aug 29, 2014

RT @TIME ALS Ice Bucket Challenge donations just topped $100 million ti.me/1u5wN4i

Aug 29, 2014

RT @TIME: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge donations just topped $100 million ti.me/1u5wN4i

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Journal Retracts Paper that Questioned CDC Autism Study

time.com — A paper that claimed government scientists covered up data showing a connection between vaccines and autism has been pulled by its publisher Earlier in August, the journal Translational Neurodegeneration , an open access, peer-reviewed journal, published a re-analysis of a 2004 paper published in Pediatrics that looked at MMR vaccines and autism.
Aug 29, 2014

Believers in vaccine-#autism link suffer latest loss on sci'ic front as 1 of only (weak) pillars of support crumbles: time.com/3222008/paper-…

Aug 29, 2014

Journal retracts paper that questioned CDC autism study ti.me/1C9NZLj via @TIMEHealth

Aug 29, 2014

Journal retracts paper that questioned CDC autism study. goo.gl/mPWygR

Affirmative Consent in California: The Problem with ‘Yes Means Yes’

time.com — Having the government dictate how people should behave in sexual encounters is a terrible idea The campus crusade against rape has achieved a major victory in California with the passage of a so-called " Yes means yes" law.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @TIME: "Campus rape: the problem with ‘yes means yes’" ti.me/1n50IoW

Obama’s Tan Suit: Shut Up and Talk Substance Over Style

time.com — Suitgate is giving the president a taste of what it's like to live in a woman's world. But what good does that do anyone? Female politicians have been criticized for what they wear since they first began running for office.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @CharlotteAlter: Excellent piece by @JNSmall about how even though #Suitgate is interesting from a gender perspective, its still dumb: time.com/3222216/obama-…

Aug 29, 2014

RT @m_rhodan: From @JNSmall: " I wish the great equalizer would be to leave all comments about appearances off the table." ti.me/1nK33pe

Aug 29, 2014

From @JNSmall: " I wish the great equalizer would be to leave all comments about appearances off the table." ti.me/1nK33pe

Aug 29, 2014

Excellent piece by @JNSmall about how even though #Suitgate is interesting from a gender perspective, its still dumb: time.com/3222216/obama-…

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Kraft Recalls American Singles Cheese

time.com — No customer illness has been reported Kraft Foods Group voluntarily recalled nearly 8,000 cases of its American Singles cheese Friday because a supplier "did not store an ingredient used in this product in accordance with Kraft's temperature standards," according to a Kraft Foods press release.
Aug 29, 2014

Can we put quites around the word cheese, as in: Kraft Recalls American Singles "Cheese" Slices ti.me/1thWd1x via @TIMEBusiness

An American Tragedy: The Aftermath

time.com — A city is failed in its hour of need New Orleans lives by the water and fights it, a sand castle set on a sponge nine feet below sea level, where people made music from heartache, named their drinks for hurricanes and joked that one day you'd be able to tour the city by gondola.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @blackink12: Nine yrs ago today, Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. Here's Time.com's story from there. time.com/3210311/hurric…

Aug 29, 2014

"Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Louisiana nine years ago today. @TIME's story time.com/3210311/hurric… pic.twitter.com/vBB4pCltza" this cover

Aug 29, 2014

RT @AlexJamesFitz: Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Louisiana nine years ago today. Read @TIME's cover story time.com/3210311/hurric… pic.twitter.com/0Qmrada2Cv

Aug 29, 2014

Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Louisiana nine years ago today. Read @TIME's cover story time.com/3210311/hurric… pic.twitter.com/0Qmrada2Cv

UK Raises Terror Threat Level Amid ISIS Fighters

time.com — But it doesn't mean an attack is "imminent" The United Kingdom raised its terror threat level from "substantial" to "severe" Friday, at a time when Britons have traveled to Iraq and Syria to fight alongside the Islamist militant group wreaking havoc there.

Bank of America Is Paying Up for the Mortgage Mess, But Who Will Get the Money?

time.com — The banks has agreed to provide billions of dollars in "consumer relief." Here's what that actually means. Last week, Bank of America agreed to pay almost $17 billion dollars in a settlement with the Justice Department.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @feeonlyplanner: RT @PennyWriter: Bank of America is paying up for the mortgage mess but who gets a share? @jaked money.us/1pZ4dlq $7b for consumers

Aug 29, 2014

Bank of America is paying up for the mortgage mess but who gets a share? @jaked money.us/1pZ4dlq $7b for consumers

Why Ikea Items Look So Good… In the Catalog

time.com — The firm has embraced a cutting-edge technology to create images of scenes that don't actually exist. Ever wonder why your Ikea chair or sofa doesn't look quite the same as the one in the catalog? Turns out that many of the glossy images you've been drooling over aren't actually photos of a physical chair, sofa, or any other object placed in front of a camera.

Market Basket: What Workers’ Win Means for Your Job Security

time.com — The victory at a New England grocery chain might seem like a fluke. But economic trends show that workers may be finally getting some leverage. You don't often hear about it, but every day, in countless workplaces, people make difficult choices to do the right thing by standing up for co-workers-often at great risk to their careers.
Aug 29, 2014

RT @MONEY: The Market Basket compromise highlights an improving trend for employees money.us/1C7bODJ

Aug 29, 2014

RT @PennyWriter: What labor's win at Market Basket means for your job security @PhilMoeller money.us/1C7bODJ

Pentagon: Iraq Operations Costing U.S. More Than $7.5 Million A Day

time.com — But the daily costs have been ramping up recently The U.S. air and advisory campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Iraq is costing American taxpayers more than $7.5 million per day, the Pentagon said Friday.
Aug 29, 2014

Fighting ISIS in Iraq is costing the Pentagon $7.5 million a day on average ti.me/VTgdJf

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