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The 20 Best US Cities For Culture

Living in a city that values recreation, art, and culture is important. Property Shark, a property research website, put together a list of the 20 U.S. cities with the most activities dedicated to culture and recreation, including museums, libraries, theatres parks, and stadiums. The team then factored in how many […]
The 20 Best US Cities For Culture
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Amy Poehler Had The Best Reaction To Her First Golden Globe Win

After three nominations, Amy Poehler won her first Golden Globe for her role on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation.” Now in its 6th season, Poehler plays the funny, loveable Leslie Knope. The actress was up against Edie Falco (“Nurse Jackie”), Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”), Zooey Deschanel (“New Girls”), and Lena Dunham (“Girls”). […]
Amy Poehler Had The Best Reaction To Her First Golden Globe Win
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6 TV Shows President Obama Keeps On His DVR

Sure President Obama is busy running the country by day, but at night, the POTUS still finds time to watch a few shows that he and his family make sure to DVR.Obama opened up to TV Guide about his viewing habits, revealing “I am a big fan of ‘Homeland’ and ‘Boardwalk Empire,’ and […]
6 TV Shows President Obama Keeps On His DVR
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Joe Biden Makes A Top Secret Cameo On ‘Parks And Recreation’

[credit provider=”YouTube – BarackObama.com” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YW-n3lBAks”] Following his recent re-election as vice president, Joe Biden can now add another job title to his resumé: actor.Biden is set to appear in the November 15 episode of NBC’s “Parks and Recreation.”
Joe Biden Makes A Top Secret Cameo On ‘Parks And Recreation’
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12 Stunning American Landscapes That Could Disappear Forever

[credit provider=”JoDean Bifoss via The Cultural Landscape Foundation” url=”http://tclf.org/news/pressroom”] The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) has unveiled a new list of the 12 most at-risk estates, plazas, parks, and other civic amenities across the country.Most of these sites face a lack of maintenance that could cause them to be partially—if not […]
12 Stunning American Landscapes That Could Disappear Forever
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Some Metal Cables Were Just Named A Historic Landmark

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Half_Dome–cables.jpeg”] YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A rocky trail and hundreds of feet of twisted metal cables might not immediately conjure an image of something worthy of historical preservation.But when the trail leads to the iconic Half Dome in Yosemite National Park and the cables allow armchair wilderness […]
Some Metal Cables Were Just Named A Historic Landmark
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Google Earth Takes Visitors To California’s National Parks

[credit provider=”National Trust For Historic Preservation” url=”https://nthp.widencollective.com/DirectorAccount.html”] FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Imagine being the only driver on a two-lane asphalt highway as the stark desolation of Death Valley National park passes on each side and the crystal blue sky stretches up from the horizon.Or picture a tight left turn on […]
Google Earth Takes Visitors To California’s National Parks
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US Cities Score Poorly On The Economist’s New Livability Index

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and Buzzdata selected the “spatially adjusted living index” as the best new tool for evaluating quality of life. This method, selected in a competition, looks at green space, urban sprawl, pollution, isolation, cultural assets and other “spacial” aspects.
US Cities Score Poorly On The Economist’s New Livability Index