Monthly Archives: February 2012

‘Roundeye Noodle Bar’ in Philadelphia blinks, plans name change in face of criticism

A pair of Philadelphia restaurateurs who never visualized the uproar branding their shop with an ethnic slur would cause has decided to change the venture’s name, FoxNews.com has learned.After the name “Roundeye Noodle Bar” generated criticism from Asian-Americans,… On Fluent News: http://topstories.foxnews.mobi/quickPage.html?page=17224&external=1350874.proteus.fma&pageNum=-1

Santorum: ‘I Don’t Believe In An America Where The Separation Between Church And State Is Absolute’

Santorum: ‘I Don’t Believe In An America Where The Separation Between Church And State Is Absolute’ – http://pulse.me/s/6mmRZ

Mali clashes displace nearly 130,000, UN warns

Nearly 130,000 people have been displaced by fighting between Tuareg rebels and government forces since mid-January in Mali, the UN has warned. The clashes had displaced an estimated 60,000 people inside Mali, and a further 69,000 had fled… On Fluent News: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/mobile/world-africa-17152685

Hey, check this out from CNN:

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Garcia: How Obama could win in a landslide
http://www.cnn.com/2012/02/24/opinion/garcia-obama-latinos/index.html

Management lessons to learn from ‘Star Wars’

My colleague Dorothy Pomerantz notes that this weekend, the re-issued 3-D version of “Star Wars: The Phantom Menace,” pulled down about $23 million at the box office. This got my mind to pondering the mistakes that people make,… On Fluent News: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/46482731/ns/business-careers/t/management-lessons-learn-star-wars/

Latvia rejects making Russian an official language

Latvians have resoundingly rejected the option of making Russian the country’s second official language, results from a referendum indicate. About two-thirds of those registered voted, the election commission said, many more than in previous polls. The referendum, initiated… On Fluent News: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/mobile/world-europe-17083397

Not Just the Obvious – Forbes.com

Not Just the Obvious – Forbes.com.

Study: Interracial marriage, acceptance growing – CNN.com

Study: Interracial marriage, acceptance growing – CNN.com.

Five tax breaks Washington has given the rich – Helping the rich (1) – CNNMoney

Five tax breaks Washington has given the rich – Helping the rich (1) – CNNMoney.

Income inequality driven by Bush tax cuts, capital gains – Jan. 4, 2012

Income inequality driven by Bush tax cuts, capital gains – Jan. 4, 2012.