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Mifflin Middle School students give back to community

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

Mifflin Middle School students give back to community Most youngsters in their early teens have been accused of “taking without giving back” at one time or another, but the entire 591 members of the Governor Mifflin Middle School on Lancaster Avenue can easily refute that claim. These seventh and eighth graders embarked on gucci shoes, [...]

Discount fashion Taking it to the Maxx

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

Discount fashion Taking it to the Maxx In 1994, a discount fashion chain, which was little known outside the US, opened its first store in Bristol. The selling point of TK Maxx was designer fashion brands at a sizeable discount to high-street prices, and it soon attracted a cult following among gucci shoes, one of [...]

Smudge-proof make-up for summer

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

Smudge-proof make-up for summer I have just returned from New York, where it was 90 degrees and seriously humid. The only respite from this open-air sauna was to be found inside air-conditioned shops. If I stood outside for just five minutes my mascara ran faster than Usain Bolt, my blusher dropped to my jawline, and [...]

London Music Masters: the sound of lives being changed

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

London Music Masters: the sound of lives being changed For the drought ahead, we will desperately need more people like Victoria Sharp. An American art historian married to a former Goldman Sachs banker and living in London, she isn’t just some Lady Bountiful doling out money to artistic causes that take her fancy, but a [...]

Recall Raises Questions About Promotional Glasses

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

Recall Raises Questions About Promotional Glasses A recall of 12 million cadmium-tainted “Shrek” drinking glasses sold by McDonald’s raises questions about the safety of millions of similar cheap promotional products that have been sitting in Americans’ kitchen cabinets for years. Only glasses produced for the latest “Shrek” movie are included in the voluntary recall announced [...]

Runway Music

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

Runway Music The music playing as fashion models strut down the runway can be as important as the clothes they’re wearing. The THUMP, THUMP, THUMP in the background often conveys as much meaning as the cut or color of a dress. As part of a Morning Edition series on the fashion industry, NPR’s Neda Ulaby [...]

New Instructions, New Traditions at Busy Airport

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

New Instructions, New Traditions at Busy Airport A quiet holiday at home? Ha! You just try to make Americans stay put. Triple-A estimates more people will travel than ever before this holiday season – some 64.9 million of them.Many people wonder why they should undergo an upgrade to led mr16 bulbs in the first place [...]

The Healing Power Of Music

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 30, 2010

The Healing Power Of Music Jeff Campbell explains his eccentricities this way: “I had something happen to me at a young age that caused me not to trust anybody.” When he was just 10 months old,You’ve probably seen the new gu10 led home lighting products in stores his father was killed in a helicopter crash. [...]

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Why switch from Halogen to LED

Posted by: pprpipe on: June 29, 2010

Why switch from Halogen to LED If you are like me, you’ve been continually disappointed by the surprising frequency of failures of typical GU10 LED halogen bulbs. Not only do they get extremely hot, hazardously so in way too many cases, but they are expensive and carry no real replacement warranty to back up claims [...]