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Your home is full of things that stall, shred, stick, crumble or clog. A whole bunch of those things can be fixed by you.
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Airlines and travel sites increasingly offer some of their best promotions via social media. But there are drawbacks.
Airline employee 'buddy passes' offer travel for up to 90% off. Got any friends in high places?
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