Sep 26 2011

Having a favorite?

"Survey of 26,000 moms this summer, one in 5 moms admitted to having a favorite child (19 percent, to be exact)."

Moms and dads fess up to having favorites. TODAY Moms

"The U.S. postal service announced Monday that they're ditching the rule that you must be dead at least five years to appear on a postage stamp. Now living people can be on stamps too."

Which celebrities should be on postage stamps? TODAY Celebrities

"USA Today's Twitter account was hacked, apparently by the same group that breached the Twitter accounts of NBC and Fox News."

USA Today Twitter account hacked. Technolog on

"Daughter Jana Hacker says the family plans on "tossing Doritos chips in before they put the dirt over the urn."  Can we put him on a stamp?

Man credited with creating Doritos dies in Dallas. USA TODAY

"Most Americans know the facts about low-wage work, but many have been lucky enough to avoid actually having to live on $8 or $9 an hour. A computer game calls Spent gives you the opportunity to see what it would be like to walk in a poor person’s shoes."

Can you live on $9 an hour? Play the game. LIFEINC. on TODAY


Seasonal Help Section:

"Many Americans will want to consider going for that staple of seasonal employment, the Christmas holiday job."

How to get a holiday job. TODAY Money

"Macy's said this is an increase of 4% from last year, when the retailer hired 75,000 seasonal jobs."

Macy's to add 78,000 holiday jobs. CNN Money

"Toys "R" Us started hiring this week for retail positions such as toy demonstrators and sales associates."

Toys 'R' Us adding 40,000 holiday jobs. CNN Money

"Retailers and other big seasonal employers won't be hiring as many people this year as they did in the last years before the recession began, but some of them are looking to take on thousands of workers."

Who's hiring the most this holiday season. TODAY Money

The kindness of a stranger saved the race....


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Sep 23 2011

A Little Weird

What have you seen that is just a little weird?  Like...

Mom puts Missoni for Target boots on eBay for $31K. TODAY

Other stories from today:

Trash bag puppy nursed back to health. TODAY

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Sep 22 2011