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8 Places for Thrifty Bookworms to Download Free Books

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Where to Download Free Books

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Looking for the next great book to sink your teeth into? Look no further.

As summer rolls on, you may find yourself with free time to catch up on reading. We have good news for you virtual bookworms — you can get in a good read without spending a dime

Here’s a list of eight places where you can find a wealth of free (yes, free!) e-books

1Google eBookstore

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Are We Coming to the End of SEO?

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What are you hoping for when you search for something on Google?

Are you looking for a site that deployed every SEO tip and trick to game their way to the top of the list? Or a site that has relevant, reliable, authoritative content?

Most likely it is the latter, and it seems Google may want that too. If it happens to represent the antithesis of the results of good SEO, that’s just fine with Google. They don’t make a nickel on your optimized site and they are worried that users may become…

20 Comics for Non-Comic Book Readers

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Comics can be as varied and diverse as their readers. Who says you need to be a superhero buff to enjoy a good graphic novel?

For years, comics and graphic novels have gained both critical acclaim and literary clout in the book world. Horror and fantasy to historical and literary fiction, there’s a comic out there to fit anyone’s reading taste.

Once you’ve found the perfect comic to suit your reading style, you can always branch out…

20 Comics for Non-Comic Book Readers

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Comics can be as varied and diverse as their readers. Who says you need to be a superhero buff to enjoy a good graphic novel?

For years, comics and graphic novels have gained both critical acclaim and literary clout in the book world. Horror and fantasy to historical and literary fiction, there’s a comic out there to fit anyone’s reading taste.

Once you’ve found the perfect comic to suit your reading style, you can always branch out…

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Boyz II Men Thinks Buns Are Sexy. Pretzel Buns.

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Boyz II Men, the guys behind the ’90s soundtrack to your teenage romance, is making headlines again. But for an entirely different reason

The group is the latest ’90s sensation to join a series of Wendy’s commercials that features throwback artists.

“We like singing about buns, we’ve been singing about buns all our lives, it just happens to be a pretzel bun this time,” said Nathan Morris, founding member of the group.

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The group wasn’t shy about…

Video of a Guy Performing 29 Celebrity Impressions Was a Hoax

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A video with a guy performing a song while impersonating the voices of 29 celebrities came out last week, and it sounded almost too good to be true

As it turns out, it was too good to be true, as Rob Cantor, the singer in the video, did not actually sing the song

Instead, Rob hired a host of eleven singers to do the impressions for him, and has now revealed the truth in a making-of video (above)

“I cannot do a single celebrity…

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12 Household Products You Should Never Have to Buy

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Some essential household products are a lot easier to make at home than you might think.

When your wallet is looking thin, you don’t have to cut back on the things you love to save some cash. You can stock up on must-have items right at home without having to rush to the store every time you need a refill.

Give your dollar a good stretch while keeping you and your home happy and healthy. Read more…

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Do It for America: There Is a Petition to Rename an Airport for Tim Howard

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Tim Howard isn’t a soccer player. He’s a national treasure.

While the U.S. lost the World Cup match against Belgium on Tuesday, that didn’t stop this goalkeeping machine from setting a record of 16 saves during a single game

Soccer fans are paying tribute to Howard in the only way you can celebrate a true American hero — by signing a petition to change the name of the Washington National Airport to the Tim Howard National Airport.

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16 DIY Projects for a Red, White and Blue BBQ

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The Fourth of July means showing off your American pride

A good, old fashioned barbecue is exactly what you need for an Independence Day feast. While you’re firing up the grill, amp up your backyard festivities by flying the nation’s colors as far as the eye can see

From the food to the decorations, you can tell your guests this party comes courtesy of the red, white and blue. Read more…

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Need to Write 5 Million Stories a Week? Robot Reporters to the Rescue

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Robots make pretty decent writers. If you don’t believe that, consider this: you’ve probably been reading computer-generated prose for years.

If you’ve ever read a Yahoo fantasy football report, a preview or recap of any NFL, MLB or NBA game, a weathercast, an insurance report or the Edmunds description of that car you wanted, you’ve likely read some of Wordsmith’s work

Wordsmith is an artificial intelligence system that uses mounds of data, quantitative analysis and some rules about style…