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Venezuela in crisis as Maduro limps to a year in power

A year after promising to continue Hugo Chavez’s legacy, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro is struggling to lead an oil-rich country plagued by economic crisis, violent protests, and rampant crime. Maduro, the self-proclaimed “son” of iconic leader Chavez, was narrowly elected after Chavez died from cancer and was sworn in April…

Could the economic crisis shift attitudes about child-bearing?

Confession time: I think that show “The Soup” is fucking hilarious and I’m trying to watch it regularly now. Their reaction to the “scandal” over Jessica Simpson’s weight is worth the price of admission alone. It’s the only place I’d ever see clips from “Jon & Kate Plus 8″, which…