The Biggest Loser Recap 10/22/13: Fernanda 1st to Go Home on Season 15

Curly-haired, fair-skinned 3D Animation Artist/Cake Sugar Artist Fernanda Abarca, 32, now 236 pounds from 250 at the start of the season, of Montrose, California,  is the 1st contestant to leave The Biggest Loser this season. Fernanda has the lowest percentage of weight loss among team reps and in Jillian Michaels White Team. Each trainer rolls dice to see which team member’s weight would compete with the other teams’. Fernanda’s loss versus the other teams put the White Team in jeopardy. Dr. H (Robert Huizenga) tells American Idol Winner Ruben Studdard , 35, 462 pounds, of Birmingham, Alabama, that he has diabetes, and that his blood sugar is…

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Mad Money Recap: 1st Qtr 2014 Volatility; Google’s Rebound & Speculative Play on Emerald Oil (10/22/13)

The latest jobs numbers are in and Mad Money clues in investors amidst a volatile economy. First off are the weak employment digits. While it is true that the numbers are in bad shape, Jim Cramer sees a silver lining: they can keep interest rates low and allow the markets to go higher. As long the interest rates are kept in check, the markets could gear up for a rally mode. Poised to benefit from this scenario are the likes of consumable manufacturers Kimberly-Clark, Pepsi and Johnson & Johnson. Lower interest rates are also good for the housing sector and…

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Judge Judy Dismisses Ex’s Claim for Return of Electronics and Personal Property (10/22/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses the case of Allan McCormick, who sues his ex-girlfriend for the return of his electronics and persona property. The judge then awards a towing fee. She then dismisses Landlord Shane Koch’s claim for damages, and a couple’s claim that they were illegally evicted. Judge Judy required Shane to produce the person who had estimated the damages. Before she begins, Judge Judy sends out Allan’s 12-year-old daughter out of the courtroom. Allan of Fayetteville, North Carolina, sues his ex-girlfriend Victoria Keathley, for the return of  his electronics and personal property worth $2,227.  Victoria claims that Allan had…

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Dr. Oz: Nut Butter + Flaxseeds Fight Cancer (10/22/13)

Today, The Dr. Oz Show tells us to mix nut butter with ground flaxseeds, for a double-dose of Omega-3’s, to fight cancer. Also, pickles are low-calorie snacks that keep you satisfied without derailing your diet. He also tells us that he eats plain Green yogurt daily, as it has the most protein, and the least amount of artificial sweeteners. Dr. Oz opens the show to tell us about 7 energy centers in our body that hold the key to a long, healthy life, and tries to find out which ones of our chakras are blocked. Neurologist and Ayurvedic Practitioner Dr. Kulreet…

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Dr. Phil: Stepdad Who Doesn’t Think He’s Abusive (10/22/13)

Dr. Phil talks with Drew, who has punched his retarded 14-year-old stepdaughter in the arm. A cable guy has called the CPS on him when his stepson, who is bipolar, was 11. He thinks that he is disciplining his stepkids. It turns out that Drew’s parents had hit him to discipline him, and since his parents were separated, he didn’t have a father figure. Dr. Phil opens with news of stepkids killed by their stepparents, like Xiomara Fernandez. And 4-year-old Kaylen Young, whose stepmom Ashley Young says died of a seizure. Ashley had slammed Kaylen’s head so hard it left an…

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