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Seattle’s $15 Min. Wage Is Making Something Happen That City Leaders Never Expected

Seattle’s $15 Min. Wage Is Making Something Happen That City Leaders Never Expected | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Early indicators suggest...
Al Cannistras insight:

Being an advocate of the $15 minimum, I read this carefully - a couple times. Maybe I am stubborn, but I am thinking the quitters are not giving it a chance. Of course there is an adjustment period as with anything new but to suggest that restaurants have a 4% profit before the change - nope, not buying into that one.

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This Bike Was Sprayed With Special Paint. But Once The Sun Goes Down, It Transforms Into THIS

This Bike Was Sprayed With Special Paint. But Once The Sun Goes Down, It Transforms Into THIS | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
What an ingenious invention, this is going to save so many lives.
Al Cannistras insight:

Think of the possibilities.....

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15 ways the world will be terrifying in 2050

15 ways the world will be terrifying in 2050 | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
By mid-century, we'll likely have self-driving cars, more widespread internet access, and semi-smart robots. But despite our technological advances, humanity has failed to solve many of its problems. The world...
Al Cannistras insight:

If we could only look forward into the future....  would you want to?

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Why School Sent Boys Home for Wearing US Flag Shirts Is So Controversial a State Court Got Involved

Why School Sent Boys Home for Wearing US Flag Shirts Is So Controversial a State Court Got Involved | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
"This is heartbreaking to the students and parents who see the flag..."
Al Cannistras insight:

Are we getting nutty or what? Students wear an AMERICAN FLAG on a MEXICAN HOLIDAY IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (Cinco de Mayo) and the students get in trouble because we do not want to offend Mexicans?


HELLO? and this needs to go to court?


WAKE UP AMERICA


(yeah - I have a lot of friends who happen to be Mexican - and the point is?)

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See the 25 Recordings the Library of Congress Will Preserve

See the 25 Recordings the Library of Congress Will Preserve | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The Doors, Radiohead, Ben E. King, plus gospel, jazz, country and more.
Al Cannistras insight:

Some real surprises in here....

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Hubble's Greatest Hits

Hubble's Greatest Hits | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Pictures from the space telescope have dazzled us for 25 years. Now, Hubble's lead imaging scientist picks his favorite celestial views.
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reach for the stars....

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RadioShack puts customer personal data up for sale in bankruptcy auction

RadioShack puts customer personal data up for sale in bankruptcy auction | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Asset sale could include millions of e-mails, physical addresses, and customer names, if legal challenges don't stop it.
Al Cannistras insight:

Seriously - anyone surprised?   Love that AT&T is trying to kill it.

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The Years of Living Dangerously

The Years of Living Dangerously | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
12 reasons anyone who grew up in the '60s and '70s is lucky to be alive
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IMAGINE! It was a time you were not told how to think, you were responsible for yourself, mom and dad took responsibility for raising you - and big government did not tell you what to think or do - in multiple languages. Oh Yeah - we made it! 

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The best pizza in every state

The best pizza in every state | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
ILLINOIS: Consistently called the best pizza in Chicago, no one does deep dish better than Lou Malnati's.
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Best Pizza on the Planet actually - 

ILLINOIS: Consistently called the best pizza in Chicago, no one does deep dish better than Lou Malnati's.

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Rescue Dog Gifted With Uncanny Ability To Sniff Out Cancer

Rescue Dog Gifted With Uncanny Ability To Sniff Out Cancer | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
For the love of animals. Pass it on.
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Who knows what animals can do for us....

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25 maps that explain the English language

From Beowulf to Wikipedia, here's how English grew, spread, and changed.
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Dial 1 for....   :-)

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Ohio set to open adoption records sealed for 50 years

Ohio set to open adoption records sealed for 50 years | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The last time Tamara Green saw a doctor, she took a photo of the form on which she was asked for medical history. Once again she had checked “non-applicable/unknown.”She turned to her husband and said, “That’s the last time I hope to ever write that again.”Ms. Green, now living in Weirton, W.Va., knows she was born in 1969 in the Ashtabula County Medical Center in Ohio across the border from Erie. But she doesn’t know the names of her birth parents or that long elusive medical h
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RIght? or Wrong?

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15 Remarkable Colorized Photos From History. #7 Is Just Horrifying Beyond Words.

15 Remarkable Colorized Photos From History. #7 Is Just Horrifying Beyond Words. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
It's just like seeing them for the first time.
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Amazing!!!!!

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Boom: With 3 Powerful Words Bush Just Showed Obama What A President Sounds Like

Boom: With 3 Powerful Words Bush Just Showed Obama What A President Sounds Like | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Former President George W. Bush made a...
Al Cannistras insight:

EVIL IS REAL

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Judges Too Lenient on Animal Abusers

Judges Too Lenient on Animal Abusers | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
In 2011 people around the world were shocked and sickened by one of the worst cases of animal abuse ever recorded in the state of New Jersey.
Al Cannistras insight:

In need of some serious examination and determination.....

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The “All Too Real” Faces Of Veteran Suicide (Mini-Documentary)

The “All Too Real” Faces Of Veteran Suicide (Mini-Documentary) | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
A mini-documentary featuring veterans who have battled
Al Cannistras insight:

Help and Understanding needed - be sure to watch the video.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=57&v=-K_733z4GBQ

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Paramedic Got the Shock of a Lifetime When He Realized the Identity of the Man He Helped Save

Paramedic Got the Shock of a Lifetime When He Realized the Identity of the Man He Helped Save | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
He worked tirelessly to keep a premature baby alive. Thirty years later, that baby would return the favor. KTLA-TV reported Sunday on the reunion of paramedic Chris Trokey and Dr. Michael Shannon, brought together in support of a childhood cancer research fundraiser — years after each man...
Al Cannistras insight:

This really has a WOW factor in it. Be kind, be good and care!

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A Puppy In Need Walked Up To A Man At Work. What Followed Shattered My Heart.

A Puppy In Need Walked Up To A Man At Work. What Followed Shattered My Heart. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
A Puppy In Need Walked Up To A Man At Work. What Followed Shattered My Heart.
Al Cannistras insight:

We featured this article in our daily publication "Raincoat for Dogs" but also want to share it here in Intelligent World Today. As the level of human intelligence grows, let's hope these guys are not forgotten....

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Apple's Tim Cook will give away all his money: Fortune

Apple's Tim Cook will give away all his money: Fortune | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook is joining the roster of the very rich who are giving away their wealth.Fortune magazine cited the head of the world's largest technology
Al Cannistras insight:

we need more like him....

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Hannah Stilley, born 1746, photographed in 1840. More than likely the earliest born individual captured on film.

Hannah Stilley, born 1746, photographed in 1840. More than likely the earliest born individual captured on film. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The Internet's visual storytelling community. Explore, share, and discuss the best visual stories the Internet has to offer.
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forever in history



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Yes, Ted Cruz Can Be Born in Canada and Still Become President of the U.S.

Yes, Ted Cruz Can Be Born in Canada and Still Become President of the U.S. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The Calgary-born Texas senator is considering a bid for the Oval Office. Let's nip those birther questions in the bud right now.
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FYI

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Why the First-Ever Spacewalk Was Kept Secret

Why the First-Ever Spacewalk Was Kept Secret | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The first spacewalk took place on March 18, 1965
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50 years ago!  Imagine that and since then man has been to_________  Oh, we are busy fighting wars and subsidizing endless human reproduction...

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Internet Seen as Positive Influence on Education but Negative on Morality in Emerging and Developing Nations

Internet Seen as Positive Influence on Education but Negative on Morality in Emerging and Developing Nations | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
As more people around the world gain access to all the tools of the digital age, the internet will play a greater role in everyday life. And so far, people in emerging and developing nations say that the increasing use of the internet has been a good influence in the realms of education, personal relationships and the economy.
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22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Small lobsters are tearing this nation apart. ;
Al Cannistras insight:

A long time ago while on a trip to the UK, I mentioned that they spoke English incorrectly too :-)

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