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Why gun control advocates are wrong. Dead wrong.

By: Daryl Rowland

The Second Amendment was included in the Bill of Rights to protect citizens from a tyrannical federal government. That's why gun control advocates have it utterly backward when they call for the ban of assault weapons and high...

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death becomes us

By: Tunde Wey

One thing has to die to give way to the next and the death of the previous is sometimes stronger than the promise of the future, so we cling on for dear life. But death comes to all, it is inevitable.

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Girl's Health Summit-Why?

By: Stephanie Wahome

 How can the Pleasantly Different and Proud of It, Girl's Health Summit on Dec. 1st and many other events in the community encourage healthier lifestyles for teens and adults? Why is it so hard to stay healthy?  Why is...

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Relax...what's that?

By: Stephanie Wahome

Who lives by the cliches: work hard play hard, work smarter not harder, one day at a time, no money no food, overworked and underpaid? What about, stress kills?  Living in this competitive society forces many of us to work and...

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The Allure of FOOD

By: Teleange Thomas

While the rising rates in adult and childhood obesity can be a sobering topic, one has to sometimes try to find the humor in things; so in that spirit, I share a quote with you. " I keep trying to loose weight...but it keeps finding...

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