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Shep’s Mom’s Favorite Kinja Deals of 2018

Hi everyone! It’s me, Shep’s mom again, back to do another rundown of some of my favorite Kinja deals for the year. Being that Shep wrote most of the posts, I’m going to say everything was awesome. But in fairness, I did not buy one of everything in 2018, so I will stick to reviewing my tried and true.

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Reminder: Releasing Thousands of Balloons to Ring in the New Year Is an Awful Idea

New Year’s Eve is all about the glam, the glitter, and the gluttony. We do everything in excess, including all those unnecessary balloons.

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Picture of the day for January 1, 2019

Wikipedia picture of the day on January 1, 2019: The star cluster Westerlund 2 in the Milky Way galaxy, with an estimated age of about one or two million years. It contains some of the hottest, brightest, and most massive stars known. The cluster resides inside a stellar breeding ground known as Gum 29, located 20,000 light-years away in the constellation Carina. http://bit.ly/2R5ntTN
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Why Is Jeff Bezos on a Horse? 2018 Is Nearly Over, So Here Are Some Random Guesses

Why is Amazon CEO and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos a cowboy now? On Monday—New Year’s Eve—the Western-themed apparel store Kemo Sabe posted a video of Bezos riding a horse right on into what appears to be the entrance of its Aspen, Colorado branch (apparently accompanied by his brother, Mark).

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The Long, Terrible Saga of Pooey Puitton, 2018’s Hottest Poop-Shaped Toy

When I was a young, stupid, and spoiled tween, I wanted a Louis Vuitton bag, because all the other young, stupid, and spoiled tweens I knew had one. My parents could not and would not purchase me a multi-hundred dollar handbag, so I bought a $20 knockoff and told everyone it was real. No one believed me! I was so sad.

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FBI Botched Interrogation of Suspected NSA Leaker

In the case of a former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor accused of stealing a large cache of classified documents, a federal judge this month agreed to toss out statements made by the contractor, Harold Martin, on the basis that federal agents failed to advise him of his Miranda rights while he was held in…

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