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TIL that MIT students must pass a swim test to graduate. The director of phys ed said swimming (...)
PsBattle: This rainbow woman on the beach
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What Monday from Space looked like (4K)
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A team of scientists has discovered a potential new class of antibiotics inspired by sugar mole(...)
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All this lion news reminded me of a story from 2012 "Lions are nothing but big cats, and act ac(...)
As the world mourned Cecil the lion, five of Kenya’s endangered elephants were slain
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Why is 'Spirited Away' considered to be one of the greatest (if not the greatest) animated and (...)
I watched it recently because of the high praise it has gotten. I enjoyed it and found it entertaining, but I failed to see what sets it apart. I haven't watched much anime so maybe I don't know what to
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Caller ID App Truecaller Is Raising $100M At A $1B Valuation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:Caller ID App Truecaller Is Raising $100M At A $1B Valuation  —  Communications apps that strike a chord with users across different markets are hot property these
Grooveshark lacked the music rights deals and the funding to compete against other services (St(...)
Stephen Witt / The Verge:Grooveshark lacked the music rights deals and the funding to compete against other services  —  Why Grooveshark failed  —  Sometime in early 2006, Josh Greenberg, a
Sony Posts $780M Profit On Strong PlayStation And Sensor Businesses (Jon Russell/TechCrunch)
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:Sony Posts $780M Profit On Strong PlayStation And Sensor Businesses  —  Sony today reported a $780 million operating profit for Q1 2015, up 39 percent annually, as
Obama's New Executive Order Says the US Must Build an Exascale Supercomputer (Jason Koebler/Mot(...)
Jason Koebler / Motherboard:Obamas New Executive Order Says the US Must Build an Exascale Supercomputer  —  President Obama has established a new initiative across multiple government agencies that will focus
Office Mobile apps for Windows 10 are here! (Kirk Koenigsbauer/Office Blogs)
Kirk Koenigsbauer / Office Blogs:Office Mobile apps for Windows 10 are here!  —  Todays post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office Client Applications and Services team.  —  Its a big
Like with News Feed, Facebook wants to encourage organic interaction with businesses before mon(...)
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:Like with News Feed, Facebook wants to encourage organic interaction with businesses before monetizing Messenger and WhatsApp  —  Facebooks Playbook For Monetizing Messenger And WhatsApp  —  With
Uber to lease cars directly to UberX drivers with Xchange Leasing pilot program, which includes(...)
Leena Rao / Fortune:Uber to lease cars directly to UberX drivers with Xchange Leasing pilot program, which includes unlimited mileage and limited early termination fees  —  Uber now offers its
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The Latest: Possible plane debris being sent to France
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Remember 1997? Here's what we loved when Natalie Imbruglia released 'Torn'
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Fan pick! Vote for the song you want Keith Urban to sing on TODAY
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Whoa, Pentagon Influences TV Shows Like 'American Idol'? The military is everywhere in our arts(...)
SpyCulture.coms Tom Secker filed a series of Freedom of Information Act requests with various branches of the military, seeking information about how often and to what extent the Department of Defense coordinates with programming. The results are revealing. Seckers FOIA
Whoa, Pentagon Influences TV Shows Like 'American Idol'? The military is everywhere in our arts(...)
SpyCulture.coms Tom Secker filed a series of Freedom of Information Act requests with various branches of the military, seeking information about how often and to what extent the Department of Defense coordinates with programming. The results are revealing. Seckers FOIA
7/30: Summer Concert series, TODAY on demand, Wrangler
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Deliberations Resume in Trial of Boston Bomber's Friend
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4 marketing techniques that consumers completely ignore
As marketers, we are often tempted with a myriad of potential tactics that we can adopt as part of our marketing campaigns. Whether its a quick fix to get a larger audience or an unproven technique designed to boost engagement,
A note on taking photos
With many newsagents using photos on Facebook and elsewhere to market their businesses, I encourage people to contender investing in a good light box. This small investment, not much over $100, will allow you to take better quality photos that
University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing indicted for murder in the shooting death of Sam Dubose
A University of Cincinnati police officer, Ray Tensing, was just indicted for the murder of Sam Dubose. After a routine traffic stop for not having a front license plate on the car, Tensing shot Dubose in the back of the
Suicide attacks kill at least 12 Iraqi troops near Ramadi
Iraqi officials say back-to-back suicide attacks targeting security forces near the Islamic State-held city of Ramadi have killed at least 12 troops. The two officials - one with the Iraqi army, the other with the countrys elite counterterrorism forces -
Saudi police officer shot dead in the east of the kingdom
Authorities in Saudi Arabia say a police officer has been killed in a drive-by shooting in the east of the kingdom. Police said in comments carried by the official Saudi Press Agency on Wednesday that the officer was killed late
Simple housefly shows up 2 dudes trying to dance
Check out these two dudes trying really hard to look cool, only to be showed up by a fly with some impressive break dancing moves. is a leading global media company that informs, inspires and entertains the digital generation.
Terrorist attack in Gurdaspur and terror apologists
The latest terror strike in Gurdaspur has happened nearly after eight years of any terrorist attack in Punjab, and nearly after two decades of a terrorist attack of such a scale. Although there are fatalities including one Punjab Police Superintendent,
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Poland's richest man dies without buying a vowel
♪ Happy birthday to you, if you sing this we'll sue, but the Copyright Office might tell us f(...)
Coming up next on TeacherCenter, the 2015 High School Draft
There's nothing worse than turning on the faucet only to discover you're filling your glass up (...)
Old and busted: Obama is the antichrist. New hotness: Pope Francis is the antichrist
Stairway to Heaven isn't a how-to record
Remember: The rule of "finders keepers" doesn't really apply to a bag with $141,000 sitting on (...)
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Planning for the next Vesuvius eruption
This Italian giant is nestled in the sprawling metropolitan area of Naples, population 3.1 million. Were not talking nearby like Rainier is to Seattle or Popocatépetl to Mexico City. Were talking a volcano smack in the middle of the city.
Greenpeace Protestors Hanging off Portland Bridge to Stop Shell Ship
13 People are hanging off the St. Johns Bridge in Portland blocking the outgoing path of a Shell Oil icebreaker that came here for repairs. NBC article has video. (Pieces of it autoplay.) I love my city. From the Greenpeace
Will the endgame pairing be Jo/Laurie, Jo/writing, or Jo/Cyborg Bhaer?
CW Developing Hyper-Stylized Reboot of Little Women Disparate half-sisters Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy band together in order to survive the dystopic streets of Philadelphia and unravel a conspiracy that stretches far beyond anything they have ever imagined – all
A Renegade Trawler, Hunted For 10,000 Miles By Vigilantes
It was an unexpected end to an extraordinary chase. For 110 days and more than 10,000 nautical miles across two seas and three oceans, the Bob Barker and a companion ship, both operated by the environmental organization Sea Shepherd, had
"like Piers Morgan in a lift"
The top 50 assholes in cinema - by Andrew Blair, Den of Geek
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The Verges web sucks.
'Feminist' seemed to put guys off, but now I realize, who cares?
Bumble, founded by Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe, is a dating app where women call the shots. Whitney Wolfe left and settled a sexual harassment lawsuit with Tinder out of court (previously). Now has started over again, partnering with Badoo founder
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