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If Walmart Paid Its Workers a Living Wage, It Would Cost the Average Customer 46 More Cents Each Trip

You're not going to believe this, but working at Walmart doesn't pay very well.

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Richie Sambora Checking Into Rehab

According to an exclusive report from Radar Online, Bon Jovi singer Richie Sambora is checking into rehab for exhaustion and to regain his sobriety.

A source told Radar Online that "Richie recently has been drinking too much, and wants to get his life together."

"I think this was a culmination of all the things that overloaded his life and finally he realized he needed to take care of himself," added a friend.

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The Data Doesn’t Lie . . . Men Just Aren’t Handy Anymore

Our grandfathers would whip us raw if they knew how many of us have plumbers, electricians, and semi-legal immigrant handymen on speed dial.

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Gun Ownership In the U.S. Has Hit an All-Time Low

For a country that's supposed to be GUN CRAZY, we sure have a funny way of showing it. According to a new report, gun ownership in the U.S. is at an ALL-TIME LOW.

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Celebrate the Royal Wedding With Viagra-Laced Beer

It's no big secret that most Americans aren't all that fascinated by the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, which will take place this Friday at Westminster Abby.

But here's something about it that might get a rise out of you: Scottish brewing company Brew Dog is celebrating the occasion by releasing a "Royal Virility Performance" ale, which, according to its website, is laced with herbal Viagra, chocolate, goat weed and "a healthy dose of sarcasm."

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Disney Acquires Marvel Comics For $4 Billion
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Man Dies, Leaves $1 Million Worth of Comic Books Behind

After Gary Dahlberg passed away in a fire last year, his loved ones were left with what seemed like a burden: stacks upon stacks of comic books that filled an entire spare bedroom.

What they didn't know, however, was just how valuable those books were.

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No Hit Pinatas Perpetuating Weak and Cowardly Kids

Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty ImagesA pinata used to be considered good clean fun at a kids birthday party, but not it today's society. Some parents are afraid that allowing their kids to whack away at a paper mache model of their favorite super hero or cartoon character could turn their sweet little angles into raving psychopath.
They feel that piƱatas are just too violent . . . if a kid learns it's okay to hit a paper-mache Dora the Explorer with a bat, who's to say he won't smack a human with one?

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When It Comes To Letting Other Drivers Merge, Men Are More Generous

Men get a bad rap for being more aggressive and dangerous on the roads . . . the insurance companies certainly seem to think so. But according to a new study, when it comes down to it, male drivers are soft-hearted, kind, and generous souls.

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Could the Combination of High Gas Prices and High Food Prices Lead to Another Recession?

Nobody panic . . . but we could be headed for a recession. And before you say, "Um, aren't we still in a recession?" . . . yeah, but this COULD mean things are going to get worse.

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Vinnie Paul Shuts Down Pantera Reunion Rumors

According to the Rock News Desk, former Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul has made his strongest statement yet to shout down rumours of a band reunion without his brother Dimebag, who was shot dead on stage in 2004...

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The End of Winning? Goddess Bree Olson Dumps Charlie Sheen

Actor Charlie Sheen had a bit of "sad" news to report at the Fort Lauderdale, FL, stop of his 'Violent Torpedo of Truth' tour on Saturday.

During a Q&A segment with the audience, Sheen revealed that he had been dumped by one of his "goddesses," porn star Bree Olson, via text message.

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Professor Hires Lap Dancers for University Symposium

Jack Rappaport, an assistant professor of management at La Salle University in Philadelphia, allegedly hired three strippers to perform at a student event.

Students paid $150 to attend the symposium, for which they received school credit. Willing students received lap dances from the strippers, as did Rappaport.

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