US Public to Israel’s Likud: On Iran, Negotiate or you are on Your Own

March 13, 2012 by  
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A new poll shows that the US public, showing a broad consensus across parties, wants the Iran nuclear enrichment issue dealt with through negotiations. They even want to entrust the issue to the UN security council. They think that the US should discourage Israel from attacking Iran. They are convinced that an attack would be [...]

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[Real Detroit Weekly] Traditional Irish Grub with The Rogue Estate

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It’s becoming a regular occurrence for me to call upon my friends from The Rogue Estate to create themed menus. We hadn’t done a full-scale meal since our insane Super Bowl Sausage Fest. With St. Patrick’s Day coming up, we … Continue reading

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As mankind evolves into a higher invertebrate form

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I read the Freep's editorial on evolution and really just came away from it feeling very, very tired.It's been just 150 years since the publication of “On the Origin of Species,” in which Charles Darwin outlined his argument that all life for…

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Afghanistan Senate Chants Against US, Speaker Threatens to Evict it

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The USG Open Source Center translates an article from the Afghan Islamic Press news agency in which the speaker of the Afghanistan parliament threatens to throw US out of Afghanistan they way Afghans threw the old Soviet Union out. Afghan Senate blasts civilians’ killing by US soldier in south Afghan Islamic Press Tuesday, March 13, [...]

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Every Box

March 13, 2012 by  
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I sat with the kind-natured assistant to our geneticist on Monday, detailing our medical history. The path of my life… Single parenthood. An autism diagnosis. Marriage and step-parenting. Infertility struggles. Is this really me? High risk pregnancy. Premature birth. Infant death. Is she truly checking every box? I recite heart-wrenching memories with medical precision. Speech…

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September To March: 6 Months

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My divorce will be final next week. Friends seem shocked that it’s happened so fast. I know people who have been separated for years without starting the divorce process. Without going into too much detail, my ex and I worked…

About Melissa Summers

Melissa Summers is the editor of Mighty Junior, a shopping site for kids, and a columnist for AlphaMom. Her personal website, Suburban Bliss, attracts thousands of readers each day. She is a sought-after expert on blogging, who has been interviewed by the Today Show, the New York Times, and the Detroit News, among others.

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Dan Veytia – Turn It Around: Episode 607 – Electro House Mix

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I had the pleasure of meeting Dan Veytia at Youmacon last year, and have been following along with what he has going on ever since. Be sure to also check out his new release, Aumento, which he recently put out with Protocollie, another “con-scene…

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Competition Kills Me. Literally.

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I didn’t get that competitive gene. Maybe it’s because I never played sports, or maybe I never played sports because I don’t have the gene. Hard to say which it is. And really, is it a gene? Either way, I just don’t have it, whatever “it” is. Which see…

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TxSC Mentoring Breakfast

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Phew, I’m finally getting my feet back on the ground after coming home from Texas! I flew to Austin for the weekend to attend and speak at the Texas Style Council Conference. It was a lot of fun, but it was such a whirlwind. Despite the cold, rainy tem…

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Spring break? Already? You’ve got to be kidding!

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My husband threw me for a loop with his question. “What do you want to do over spring break?” he asked.Um, what? Spring break? He had to be kidding. I’m still packing away the last of the Christmas decor – just last week I found a stray box of hooks on…

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