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Preparing for the Interview

Over a lunch of Pad Thai and green curry, my colleagues and I were sharing stories of some of the best and worst interviews we had experienced. 497 more words


Wow, really?! Selfies with Obama...

Is it just me?!

I am a serious person and I have never struggled more than I am struggling now. There were a whole slew of words that I strung together about this girl. 100 more words


The Worst Word

The scene is etched rather clearly in my memory. We were driving on the freeway heading to a Christian conference grounds for a week of spiritual retreat. 316 more words


Don't Look a Gift Horse in the Pyjamas.

Dear Annie: I need to know whether I was out of line. My husband and I have been friends with “Nancy” for years. Last Christmas, she sent us pajamas as a gift.

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US Embassy Turkey: #American diplomats: we're all blonde

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Apparently, Melih Gökçek, the Mayor of Ankara and close ally of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan went on a Twitter rampage of late directing his sexist remarks at the acting spokesperson of the State Department, Marie Harf.   180 more words

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If You Tell the Idiots that You're Concerned, They'll Probably Believe You.

Dear Annie: I believe my sister’s husband, “Roy,” is having an affair. He and I have been flirting for several years, and we’ve had several occasions where we could have been together, but because of my sister, we never have.

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I am wary of being the kind of person who writes about her daily experience on the train but I promise you I have a good story to tell this time. 537 more words