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50 State Comparison
Superb site for comparing your state to all the others in all kinds of ways
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Car Talk ... the informative & entertaining NPR show.
Crime Doctor ... Practical advice about security, crime, loss prevention, and avoiding liability.
Estate Planning ... Things you need to know
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Gadgets That Changed The World ... Have you used any of them?
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How Stuff Works
This website is the leading source of credible, unbiased, and easy-to-understand explanations of how the world actually works. Founded by NC State University Professor Marshall Brain in 1998, the site has since grown to be an award-winning online resource for millions of people of all ages.
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U.S. Census Bureau ... How many and how much of just about everything.
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Wills: Need One? - Often, there’s an online way

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