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February 2013 Archives

At Last Beauty v Beast on Fox News – Scott Brown to Join Network

At Last Beauty v Beast on Fox News – Scott Brown to Join Network

For all the female fans of hard-charging Fox News worry not you don’t have to settle for the visual limitations of a Karl Rove or Dick Morrison. The network has just announced that the ex-Senator from Massachusetts, Scott Brown, will be joining the news team. continue reading »

Alec Baldwin Confirms He and Wife Hilaria Thomas Are Expecting a Child!

Alec Baldwin Confirms He and Wife Hilaria Thomas Are Expecting a Child!

Last month we heard a rumor that Alec Baldwin and his Spanish wife were expecting a child, but the couple was staying mum. This week, however, Baldwin and his Spanish-born wife, continue reading »

Archaeologists Discover Pre-Hispanic Sculptures at Sun Pyramid in Mexico

Archaeologists Discover Pre-Hispanic Sculptures at Sun Pyramid in Mexico

Mexican archaeologists found several sculptures in a ditch at the Sun Pyramid in Teotihuacan that were used to decorate the temple about 1,500 years ago, the National Anthropology and History Institute, or INAH, said. continue reading »

The Drink Heard ‘Round the World: Rubio’s State of the Union Water Moment Goes Viral

The Drink Heard ‘Round the World: Rubio’s State of the Union Water Moment Goes Viral

Who knew taking a sip of water could make you the subject of internet virality? Florida Sen. Marco Rubio was chosen to give the Republican response to President Barack Obam continue reading »

Toy Industry Hopes to Entice Hispanic Market with Spanish Speaking Toys

Toy Industry Hopes to Entice Hispanic Market with Spanish Speaking Toys

The 110th American International Toy Fair has brought the latest in playthings to New York, with the $22 billion toy industry using the event to showcase new creations that incorporate the latest technology and even use Spanish. continue reading »

Carnival Cruise’s Floating Human Waste Disposal Cancels More Sailings to Mexico

Carnival Cruise’s Floating Human Waste Disposal Cancels More Sailings to Mexico

Carnival Cruise has announced more cancelled sailings on its floating sh*t house, also known as, Carnival Triumph. The company has now cancelled a total of 14 planned sailings from February 11 through April 13, 2013. continue reading »

Activists Urge Rubio to Support Path to Citizenship for Undocumented

Activists Urge Rubio to Support Path to Citizenship for Undocumented

Cuban-American Sen. Marco Rubio needs to endorse a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants when he offers the Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, activists said Tuesday. continue reading »

Negative Reaction to Sen. Marco Rubio’s Response to SOTU

Negative Reaction to Sen. Marco Rubio’s Response to SOTU

The following is a response by ‘Somos Indpendents’ to Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s Republican response to President Obama’s State of the Union. The group apparently is not pleased with Rubio’s lack of passion for immigration reform especially in light of his own's family benefiting from a very generous immigration policy. continue reading »

Champions League 2013: Paris Saint-Germain Beats Valencia 2-1

Champions League 2013: Paris Saint-Germain Beats Valencia 2-1

Paris Saint-Germain beat Valencia 2-1 here Tuesday in the first leg of their confrontation in the knockout stage of the Champions League. The home side started with plenty of zeal and in continue reading »

Rafael Nadal Sets Sights on Rio 2016

Rafael Nadal Sets Sights on Rio 2016

Spain's Rafael Nadal, the world No. 5, said Tuesday that his long-term goal was to play in the tennis tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. continue reading »

Five Reasons Why the U.S. Economy Needs Immigrants

Five Reasons Why the U.S. Economy Needs Immigrants

Last night’s State of the Union, as well as the rebuttal, spoke to a bilateral desire to achieve immigration reform. As legislation moves forward, facts and figures continue to be presented about immigrants and their contributions to the U.S. economy. continue reading »

Immigrant Women Advocates Disappointed Additional U-Visas Will Not be Issued

Immigrant Women Advocates Disappointed Additional U-Visas Will Not be Issued

The National Coalition for Immigrant Women’s Rights (NCIWR) commends the Senate’s passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), but expresses concern over the exclusion of critical provisions for immigrant survivors of domestic and sexual violence. continue reading »

Cruise Ship Stranded in Gulf of Mexico to Be Towed to Alabama

Cruise Ship Stranded in Gulf of Mexico to Be Towed to Alabama

The cruise ship stranded in the Gulf of Mexico will be towed to Mobile, Alabama, instead of to the Yucatan Peninsula as had been planned originally, Mexican authorities said Tuesday. continue reading »

Christian Fashion Show Touts Modesty with Style

Christian Fashion Show Touts Modesty with Style

While New York City may be hosting the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, this weekend Tampa, Fla. opened its doors to Christian Fashion Week. continue reading »

Jamie-Lynn Sigler and Fiance Announce They Are Expecting Baby

Jamie-Lynn Sigler and Fiance Announce They Are Expecting Baby

Just weeks after announcing her engagement to baseball player Cutter Dykstra, actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler has announced they are also expecting a baby. Last month, Sigler announced continue reading »