We're Talking About: March 15, 2010

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March 15 2010 11:03 AM

We're Talking About: March 15, 2010

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-The most nutrition-deprived people in America may not be skinny ; in fact, they may be obese. In the South Bronx, hunger and obesity are the two parts of malnutrition. [ New York Times ]

-The GOP may lose midterm elections if it continues to ignore abortion. [ Washington Post ]

-The Vatican is denying a celibacy rule for priests led to the developing sex scandal in Europe. [ Washington Post ]

-Online dating sites have been taken to a new level. Now the broken-hearted can go online to commiserate over bad dates and get dating advice. [ Washington Post ]

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