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Archive for June 12th, 2009

government gets tough on smoking

Posted by dorian on June 12, 2009

House approves tough tobacco bill

breaking news

wtf !?!#!

The US House of Representatives has backed a bill introducing tough new curbs on the tobacco industry.

The House passed the bill by 307-97, a day after it was overwhelmingly approved by the Senate. It now goes to President Obama to be signed into law.

The bill gives the US Food and Drug Administration strong powers to regulate the content and marketing of tobacco products.

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Posted in Business, Debate, Health, News, Opinion, Politics | 3 Comments »

Miss California Carrie Prejean Loses Her Crown

Posted by princessxxx on June 12, 2009



Thursday, June 11, 2009
By Hollie McKay  FOX NEWS

 Less than a month after being told by Donald Trump that she can keep her Miss California crown, Carrie Prejean was fired on Wednesday.In a release first obtained by FOXNews.com, K2 Productions, the independent producers of the Miss California USA pageant, under license from Miss Universe, cited continued breach of contract issues as the reason for Prejean’s firing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Chastity Bono announces sex change

Posted by princessxxx on June 12, 2009

CHASTITY BONO  (AP Photo/Susan Sterner, file)
CHASTITY BONO (AP Photo/Susan Sterner, file)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chastity Bono is having a sex change to become a man. A spokesman for Bono, born a girl to Sonny and Cher, says he “has made the courageous decision to honor his true identity” and began the sex-change process earlier this year. Publicist Howard Bragman said Bono is proud of his decision and hopes “that his choice to transition will open the hearts and minds of the public regarding this issue.”

The 40-year-old writer, activist and reality-TV star came out as gay 20 years ago, Bragman said. Read the rest of this entry »

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