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Virginia gubernatorial candidate drops an F-bomb. How much will it cost?

September 14, 2009
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Virginia gubernatorial candidate drops an F-bomb. How much will it cost?

Janet Jackson’s nip-slip cost CBS millions. Accidentally broadcast swear words on awards shows by the likes of Bono, Cher and Nicole Richie could have been assessed at $325,000 a piece, according to FCC policy. So what will happen as a result of Virginia Republican nominee Bob McDonnell’s use of the F-word when talking about...

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Recession Tax Credit recipients: make sure proper amount withheld

September 12, 2009
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Working taxpayers may be eligible for the Making Work Pay tax credit, a significant tax provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. This tax credit means more take-home pay for millions of American workers. Here are five things the IRS wants every taxpayer to know about the Making Work Pay tax...

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InterFACE: being harassed at a mall is your smallest problem, wait until they get you to their Norwalk office

September 12, 2009
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InterFACE: being harassed at a mall is your smallest problem, wait until they get you to their Norwalk office

Having an hour to kill at Westfarms in West Hartford I had a chance to watch four “sales” men and women working at the interFace  Talent Network booth on the first floor. Even though I wrote several columns about the Connecticut and New Jersey operation as well as dozens of blog and blog items...

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How do you buy a legislator? Sex, spankings and Britney Spears tickets

September 11, 2009
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Everyday I lose more faith in government. I mean, I knew in the back of my mind that most of these people were liars, thieves and cheats, but I still had a solid tinge of patriotism and faith in human nature that told me that maybe, just maybe, some of our elected officials were...

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