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AirTalk for October 19, 2011

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Republican Presidential Candidates Debate In Las Vegas
Republican presidential contenders gathered last night in Sin City for the eighth GOP debate this year, and this one was bruising. Texas Governor Rick Perry came out fighting, targeting frontrunner Mitt Romney over the inadvertent hiring of illegal immigrants as lawn care workers at his former home.

Hiding your age to dodge over-the-hill discrimination?

Everyone who's anyone in Hollywood has a profile page on the Internet Movie Database (IMDb). It is crucial exposure to get new gigs. But what if your IMDb profile causes you to lose work opportunities?
Foreclosures Spike As Banks Accelerate Loan Default Notices

California's foreclosure machine revving up again

In the third quarter of the fiscal year, California homeowners received nearly 26 percent more default notices than in the previous three months. DataQuick, a real estate information service reported Tuesday that 71,275 first-time notices of default were issued in July, August and September compared to 56,633 in the second quarter of the fiscal year.
This month marks the start of 'Pacific Standard Time' (PST), a southern California-wide exhibition featuring works of art created in the region from 1945 to 1980. More than 130 cultural institutions from San Diego to Palm Springs will participate in this first-ever effort, with the goal of showing that southern California has as much to offer the art world as other cultural centers do.
Ukrainian heavyweight boxers Wladimir Kl

The Mighty Brothers Klitschko

The world of boxing had never before known a pair of brothers the likes of Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko. Together, the young men – still in their 30s – share five boxing heavyweight titles between them, plus Wladimir's Olympic gold medal.

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