Southern states rate highest in Teen Pregnancy, with Mississippi leading the pack.
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Columbia House is still peddling the same business model – only now with DVD’s. Despite the rising cliff of market-force opposition to their model, they still cling to the same pitch. Get 3 DVD’s for only $2.99 and then, be on the hook for a new DVD each month for the exorbitant sum of around $25. I wonder how many other kids learned from a Columbia House experience?
Kiva, a leading Microfinance organization, recently published a video which depicts the sum total of their loans and repayments overlayed upon a map of the globe.
Apparently it costs $.017 to create the $.01 penny. Some $70 million goes towards subsidizing the existence of this coin each year.
A stark visual interpretation of how unemployment swept the U.S. during the past couple years.
Consumerist culture has negative effects across the globe.
A pink-suited and helmeted Storm Trooper faces off against British Police.