Posts Tagged ‘Broke’

Children’s Health Insurance Program Ain’t Broke

In 1997, 1 in 7 children (or over 14 percent) were living without health insurance coverage in the United States. In response to this crisis, Senators Edward Kennedy (D-MA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) worked together on legislation to expand health coverage to our nation’s 10 million uninsured children. According to the New York Times, Senator […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program Ain’t Broke

In 1997, 1 in 7 children (or over 14 percent) were living without health insurance coverage in the United States. In response to this crisis, Senators Edward Kennedy (D-MA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) worked together on legislation to expand health coverage to our nation’s 10 million uninsured children. According to the New York Times, Senator […]

Fat, Broke, and Busy

Fat, Broke, and Busy More than sixty percent of Americans are over-weight, over-spent or over-stressed, and all three have increased significantly in just the last fifty years. While most of us tell ourselves we simply lack will-power, the real problem is the sea of temptations we swim in every day. No society in human history […]

The Promise a Young, Broke D.L. Hughley Made to His Baby Girl | Where Are They Now? | OWN

Comedian D.L. Hughley opens up about the promise he made to his young daughter after their lights were turned off. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Their stories made headlines across America. “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” features updates on some of the biggest newsmakers and most memorable “Oprah Show” guests of all […]

Stop Staying ‘I’m So Broke!’ Because In Reality You Probably Aren’t

It’s called perspective, guys. Listen, we all go through periods where we have very little money, but when you look at the big picture, it’s much harder to say that you’re “broke.” You know that single mom working three jobs to feed her kids? More broke. And that guy who got into an accident but […]

Terry McAuliffe Defends Hillary Clinton’s ‘Dead Broke’ Comment

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) on Sunday defended Hillary Clinton’s claim that she faced serious economic hardship when she left the White House in 2001. “I don’t want to spend too much time going back to the late ’90s and 2000, but I was with them, I was a personal friend, I’ve been friends with […]

What Made Calvin So Happy He Broke Out In Song? | Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s | Oprah Winfrey Network

Without the managers around at the Mangrove restaurant, the servers make a game plan for themselves during the slow business hours. The staff rejoices for the freedom to finally do things their way — so much so that Calvin improvises a triumphant tune. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN When Miss Robbie Montgomery, […]

How One Mom Shopped Her Family Broke | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

From the outside, it looked like Felice Campbell had the perfect life. She had six beautiful children, lived in a big house in the suburbs, drove a new car and wore expensive clothes. Behind closed doors, though, it was an entirely different story. Felice’s out-of-control spending had left her children without healthcare and her family […]

What Happened When I Broke Up With Anxiety

I was that girl. I’m not anymore. I gave up my superstitions, rituals of the mind, paralyzing, inhibiting. I lost opportunities to love and be loved. I broke up with Anxiety around the time I surrendered my invisible credentials in “Master of External Locus of Control.” It was hard because I had the thing framed […]

5 Words That Broke My Mom’s Heart (and How She Responded)

“Hey, Brenda, is it… is it okay if I sit here maybe?” “Sorry. Our table is full.” I was in fourth grade. I was new at school. And each day I ate lunch alone. I would often sit at the end of a long table of people — near enough to try to blend into […]

Going Organic Without Going Broke

Going Organic Without Going Broke An interactive ebook to help everyone understand what going organic really means with a host of resources to get further information and find stores, restaurants and companies offering organic food and products.Consumers armed with the information in this book can then make an informed decision about what organic products they […]

The Broke Brothers’ Revolution

The Broke Brothers’ Revolution Carlos Tyrone is pissed. More specifically, he’s pissed with his awful live-in girlfriend/baby-mama, Lola, who has become ungrateful, unloving and increasingly irritable. Seeking an outlet to vent this frustration, the newspaper columnist writes a piece that plants the seeds for Carlos’ makeshift protest movement against patronizing women: The Broke Brothers’ Revolution. […]

How One Mom Shopped Her Family Broke – The Oprah Winfrey Show – OWN

Original airdate: October 18, 2007 Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV From the outside, it looked like Felice Campbell had the perfect life. She had six beautiful children, lived in a big house in the suburbs, drove a new car and wore expensive clothes. Behind closed doors, though, it was an entirely different story. Felice’s out-of-control spending […]