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    The fellowship of the fantasy movie: My first [eh, second] look at LOTR
    Truly, I have no one to blame but myself.I mean, why would I ever-Wait, let me back up a bit.On Saturday night, we had plans to stay in and babysit our friend's adorable toddler. I was actually looking forward to it. Because staying home on a...
  • Five-Steps to Homeownership for First Time Home Buyers
    Five-Steps to Homeownership for First-Time Home Buyers
    Of all my clientele, first time home buyers are one of the most fun to work with. I love guiding them through the process of becoming a home owner and seeing the joy and tears (sometimes) when I hand them the keys to their first home.Watching...
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    New video campaign takes on Obama "first time" spot on its own terms
    How time flies.Was it only last week that the Obama campaign released a minute-long video with talking head Lena Dunham comparing voting for the first time with a woman's losing her virginity?Well, now, a three-spot, $7.4 million, campaign...
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    Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival kicks off Nov. 6th
    This year's Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival will kick off on Nov. 6th with an opening night screening of the youth romance "First Time" starring Mark Chao and Angelababy.Directed by Han Yan, "First Time" is a...
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    Chris Colfer's 'The Land of Stories' gets release date
    In an interview with Billboard.com on Monday, Glee's Chris Colfer (Kurt) confirmed an Aug. 7, 2012 release date for his first children's novel, The Land of Stories.The book, which is the first of two books Colfer will publish through...
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    Tips for beginner thrifters
    Walking into a thrift store for the very first time can be a very terrifying experience. Typically, they’re not the cleanest places, they don’t have the freshest smelling air, and they’re usually pretty cluttered. This is...
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    Top advice articles on buying your first home
    First time home buyers guide 101 In South Carolina, many homes are available in the market for purchase. Like most states in the US, South Carolina has experienced the decline in home sales. Even though it is a buyers market there are still key...
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    Homebuyer tax credit extension for contracted homebuyers only
    The extension on filing for the homebuyer tax credit is available only to those who had already contracted to buy a home by the end of April. On July 2, President Obama signed the "Homebuyer Assistance and Improvement Act of 2010" to...
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    More consumers browsing for housing in less risky market
    If employment would only cooperate, the housing market could very well bust wide open again.Well, maybe "bust" isn't the best choice of words in this economy, but interest rates are cooperating, home prices are as low as they've been in...
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    Sex in public places
    Although still not all that common, the concept of sex in public places isn't as shocking or appalling as it might have once been. In fact, nowadays it's just another funny story you might giggle over at the next girls' night. Couples...
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    Info 101: 'Top 10 Home Buying Mistakes'
    Buying a home is perhaps the most arduous, expensive and, ultimately, valuable acquisition you'll ever complete Just one mistake could mean disaster -- perhaps the worst mistake you'll ever make. In order to avoid titanic trip ups during such a...
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    Top 10 home buying blunders
    Buying a home is perhaps the most arduous, expensive and, ultimately, valuable acquisition you'll ever complete Just one mistake could mean disaster -- perhaps the worst mistake you'll ever make. In order to avoid titanic trip ups during such a...