Michele Bachmann Shares Private Life in New Book

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Publishing memoirs are common practices for political candidates and the latest Republican to hop on the bandwagon is Michele Bachmann. Scheduled for release in November, the currently untitled book will delve into Bachmann's private life "including her roles as a tax attorney, a wife, a mother of five and a foster mother of 23."

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Controversial Book for Chubby Children

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A new children's book coming in October claims to be an inspirational story aimed toward ages 6 and up. While some agree, many more others are outraged.

Maggie Goes on a Diet tells the tale of a 14-year-old girl who grows tired of being called "fatty", loses weight, and becomes the school soccer star. Supporters say it's good to promote healthy eating and exercise, while critics cry that a diet book for children will trigger eating disorders.

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Businesses are Banking on Power Moms

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Forget single moms and soccer moms; a whole new category of moms is attracting all the attention. Mom Marketing expert Maria Bailey talks about them in her new book, Power Moms: The New Rules for Engaging Mom Influencers Who Drive Brand Choice.

"She's the stereotypical 1980s PTA mom on steroids," Bailey says, "with her sphere of influence reaching other moms across the U.S. and often around the globe."

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A Girl's Guide to the Secrets of Strip Clubs

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Raw and controversial, The Naked Truth in a Gentlemen’s Club aims to clarify myths and assumptions about strippers. Valarie Amber, a top VIP dancer in Las Vegas and New York, is informing girls on everything they need to know from the different types of customers to making top dollar while sustaining longevity.

"Women today have it hard enough fighting for respect in this industry, but I am ready to answer any tough question," Amber said. "My book is here to clear up the myths that are believed about the strip clubs. It’s a growing industry where there are no guidelines for a dancer on how to conduct business, until now."

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Virtual Reality Feature for Online Ring Shopping

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More people are shopping online these days to score the best deals, but when it comes to jewelry, some still like trying on bling before they buy. Especially for pricey purchases like engagement rings, shoppers want to make sure they absolutely love their selection before they splurge. 

Since1910.com has recently launched the "Augmented Reality Try it On" feature for their line of Tacori Engagement Rings, allowing you to actually see the ring on your finger!

"Never before has a user been able to truly simulate the look and feel of an engagement ring on their very own finger without stepping foot into a retail store," states Eric Peerless, Vice President of Since1910.com.

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Harley Ridin' Hotties in Biker Book

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12 to 18 percent of motorcycling enthusiasts are women and the numbers keep growing. Edward Winterhalder and Wil De Clercq chose to shine their Harleys' headlights on 22 females who are at the forefront of the remarkable culture of women motorcyclists with their book, Biker Chicz of North America.

"Our original intention was to focus on mainstream women motorcycle riders who are more or less the average girl next door … but somehow we ended up with women whom we consider to belong to the current royalty of North American female bikers. The only criteria we were looking for was that they had inspiring stories to tell and that they rode a Harley-Davidson," says Winterhalder.

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Geeky Girls Get Their Own Convention

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Ladies, don't pack up those Princess Leia outfits from Comic-Con just yet. Females will be the focus of the first annual GeekGirlCon in Seattle.

On October 8th & 9th, this non-profit organization will celebrate women in the fields of math, the sciences, fiction, games, comics, and more!

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French Food Tours for Females Only

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Why pretend you're in Paris by feasting on french fries, french toast, and box wine when you can experience the real deal with Paris to Provence Culinary Adventures?! This small travel company has recently introduced ladies-only tours which focus on food, wine, and fun!

"Women have more fun traveling together. And food is something that many women are passionate about, including me. So, on my new food tours I've put the two together,” says founder, foodie, and frequent traveler Diane Shaskin.

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Can Romance Novels Ruin Relationships?

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If you're one who likes your hot and heavy Harlequin novels, relationship experts say they may be interfering with your love life.

Are people really letting fiction infringe on reality? I did just read a story about a woman who was so obsessed with the Twilight series that she told her husband, "I don't want to have sex until Bella does." The poor guy had to wait eight months until the fourth installment came out.

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Independent Music Video Tells Interracial Love Story

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Lovers, artists, sci-fi enthusiasts, feminists and fanatics of independent music are the audience for "[untitled]", a story about falling in and out of love, an interracial romance and a social statement about the oppression of women.

The song was featured on Robo-Robb's album SOULBOT2 which was released this past February. However, the music video was just recently finished, after 100 hours on set over a span of 10 months. Watch it below!

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