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Government Shutdown
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Who Gets Paychecks and Who Doesn’t During Federal Government Shutdown?

As of 12:01am today, the federal government is shut down for the first time since 1996 leaving the American people holding the proverbial bag as usual. Rather than look at which of the roughly 800,000 federal workers who will NOT be getting paychecks, let's look at who WILL get paychecks until this crisis is resolved.

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Watch a Man Pay His Fine In Coins – Other Than Being a Jerk, Is He Wrong?

This video brings up a very interesting question about making payments and the use of cash. The video features a guy in Australia who goes to City Hall to pay a parking ticket fine. He asks the cashier if they accept cash and she says yes. He says great, reaches into his backpack, pulls out a bank bag full of coins and dumps them on the counter...is he wrong?

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Zombie Explains Sprint Unlimited in Inteview Ad

I'm not sure how you fee, but I LOVE the Sprint Zombie!! There is just something about him. He is funny, smart and cute..in a dead sort of way....and I just can't get enough of him.

In the latest Sprint Unlimited ad, this charming Zombie, helps understand what unlimited means. LOVE IT!!

 

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Stadium Beer Vendors
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Who Has the Most Expensive Beer In Major League Baseball?

There is nothing like going to a baseball game and enjoying a hot dog and a cold beer. There is something about beer and baseball that makes it the perfect marriage. I have season tickets for the Otters at Bosse Field and the first thing I do is get a beer before heading to the seats. Concessions at an Evansville Otters game is as reasonable as it gets.

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Leslie’s Lovin It – Vera Wang Leggings

I don't know about you but I will NOT buy expensive sunglasses because I will inevitably lose them. So, what happens is my cheap sunglasses inevitably break. LOL

Last weekend, before sitting in the sun watching my son play football all day, I had to get a new pair of shades. I know, you're shocked! ;-) Well, I went into Kohl's, because it was on the way to the football field, and discovered something AMAZING!!

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Who Is the Zombie in the Sprint Commercial?

Last night during America's Got Talent on NBC, I saw the new Sprint commercial starring a hilarious, corporate type ZOMBIE! Thanks to my friend Ryan O'Bryan, from my sister station, 106.1 KISS FM, and his neverending quest to answer the questions that everybody is asking, I started to wonder....'Who IS that zombie? Or, WAS that zombie? Or, IS?' LOL!  Anyway, I found out!

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Ball State University Freshman Hits Half-Court Shot For One Semester of Free Tuition

School has started around the Tri-State and over the next couple of weeks, the colleges will be starting up as well. My daughter Emily started college last week and our son Baylor goes back to Hanover next week. College has become enormously expensive and graduates are leaving college with more debt than ever.

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Johnny Manziel
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Should College Athletes Be Able to Profit From Their Athletic Accomplishments?

The question of whether college athletes should be paid has been a major topic of discussion over the last couple of years and many are saying the time has come. This has again come to light thanks to the stories surrounding Texas A & M sophomore quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel and whether he was paid for signing memorabilia.

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Wage protest
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Should the Minimum Wage Be Raised to $10 Per Hour?

According to a new poll from the Hart Research Associates, more than 80% of American adults are in favor of the minimum wage being raised to slightly over $10 per hour. The current minimum wage is $7.25 an hour, which was established in July of 2009 and many believe a move up in the wage is in order.

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Fast Food
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Do We Eat Too Much Fast Food? – The Numbers Are Staggering

Over the weekend, we moved into a new home and because the house was a wreck the majority of the weekend, we ate out a few times over the last few days.The crowds at fast food places any more are unbelievable and just this morning, Leslie and I found out what the greatest food in human history is....and you won't believe it.

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Do You Want a Few Extra Vacation Days This Year? Just Buy Them

Summer is here and that means vacation, but how is vacation time handled at your company. A couple of weeks ago, I wrote an article about how employers are not required to provide vacation time even though most do. What if you could buy a couple of extra vacation days, or better yet, what if you could sell vacation days to make a few extra bucks, would you do it?

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One New York City Restaurant Eliminates Tipping In Favor of Paying Servers a Salary with Benefits

Tipping...one of the most stressful aspects of going out to dinner. Some people don't tip at all, but most do and want to leave a fair tip, which can be challenging depending on the diner's experience at the restaurant. Well, one sushi restaurant in New York City has eliminated that stress by eliminating tipping altogether.

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