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Starbucks should have a line for everybody who wants their venti triple half-caf soy mochas wit(...)
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In the UK, pop tarts have their "false advertising" covered by stickers
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Take a break and enjoy our Texas state flower, the Bluebonnet.
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Sony plans to release 'The Interview' on Crackle for free
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Fruit bowl made from walnut, cherry, maple and malachite.
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Lithuania converts to Euros and people got little cheat sheet cards
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Back when my Yogi Bear was merely a cub... Or puppy. Hard to tell with those paws.
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Seattle Police Department holds hackathon centered on tech for redacting videos recorded by off(...)
Bill Schrier / GeekWire:Seattle Police Department holds hackathon centered on tech for redacting videos recorded by officers from dashcams and body-worn cameras  —  Inside the Seattle Police hackathon: A substantial
After TaskRabbit's abrupt pivot this summer, workers and employers remain angry and frustrated (...)
Caleb Garling / Matter:After TaskRabbits abrupt pivot this summer, workers and employers remain angry and frustrated  —  Hunting Task Wabbits  —  Everybodys crazy mad with TaskRabbit—but the startup that launched the sharing economy really doesnt
FV-5 camera app takes advantage of Android Lollipop to allow Nexus 5 and 6 to shoot RAW photos (...)
Stephen Shankland / CNET:FV-5 camera app takes advantage of Android Lollipop to allow Nexus 5 and 6 to shoot RAW photos  —  How Android 5.0 lets you get raw for
Tracking the 20 most popular web sites since 1996: only AOL, Yahoo, and Google have been #1 (Ph(...)
Philip Bump / Washington Post:Tracking the 20 most popular web sites since 1996: only AOL, Yahoo, and Google have been #1  —  From Lycos to Ask Jeeves to Facebook: Tracking the 20 most popular web
Obama says Sony hack was an act of cybervandalism, not war, considers putting North Korea back (...)
Guardian:Obama says Sony hack was an act of cybervandalism, not war, considers putting North Korea back on state sponsors of terrorism list  —  Obama: North Korea hack on Sony Pictures
Lyft says drivers can make $35/hour, but reporter who drove Lyft for a week earned $10.50/hour (...)
Timothy B. Lee / Vox:Lyft says drivers can make $35/hour, but reporter who drove Lyft for a week earned $10.50/hour  —  Lyft says its drivers can make $35 an hour. 
Facebook blocks Russian page supporting Navalny, Putin's biggest critic (Michael Birnbaum/Washi(...)
Michael Birnbaum / Washington Post:Facebook blocks Russian page supporting Navalny, Putins biggest critic  —  MOSCOW — In a sign of new limits on Facebooks ability to serve as a platform
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I, Too, Sing America | Academy of American Poets
A great poet and Human.
Sweethearts Wed in Harry Potter and Hobbit-Inspired Wedding
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Conservatives panic over new gun bill
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Thieves of Mexico truck carrying radioactive material 'in very great risk of dying'
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An interesting year in climate change: toward Paris 2015
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The Shooting of Two NYPD Officers in My Old Brooklyn Neighborhood
I was both angered and grieved by the murder of the two NYPD officers yesterday, Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, by Ismaaiyl Brinsley.I lived and was raised in the Marcy Houses NYC housing development (aka the projects) one block
Elton John Marries Partner David Furnish in Britain
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Some high resolution woodtype
Does anyone know if there is a large online library of scanned woodcut typefaces to download as high res TIFFs? Dont know about complete fonts, but Dover Publications publishes books of copyright-free decorative letters. Some may be from woodcuts.
A day in the life of a hospitalist
I am a young hospitalist who is 16 months into my role at an urban academic medical center. Unlike many of my more-senior colleagues who found their way to hospital medicine by circumstance, luck, or as a second-career path, I
Arrest warrants issued against Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah for attack on Karachi airport
An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Saturday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against eight persons, including Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, for the brazen militant assault on Karachi airport in June. An anti-terrorism court in Karachi issued the arrest warrants against
Major cell death pathways at a glance.
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Cell death is a crucial process during development, homeostasis and immune regulation of multicellular organisms, and its dysregulation
San Francisco prosecutor charges deputy in hospital assault: report
The San Francisco District Attorneys office charged a sheriffs deputy on Friday for allegedly attacking a hospital patient and covering it up with a false police report, according to officials and local media. District Attorney George Gascon said in a
Car crash?
This morning I was driving west on Bertona between 37th and 38th, Saw a prius with its side airbags deployed sitting outside that house in the back ground, and this audi was sitting where it is in the photo, I
Two More Protesters Arrested in Connection With Attack on Lieutenants
Police say two more people have been arrested in connection with the attack on two police lieutenants on the Brooklyn Bridge. Police say they conducted a search warrant before arresting one person on Friday morning.
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Finally an ethical solution if you want to wear fur coats and wraps: Only make them out of roadkill
Is your skin tingling? If you are a man, then you are probably talking to a fertile woman
Photoshop this...um...house?
Millennials love living in downtown areas of big cities, but they can't find good jobs close to(...)
Not News: Pennsylvania arrests a dangerous dealer and plans on destroying his $160,000 stash Fa(...)
The winning $1 million recipe in the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off contains only 4 ingredients
ISIS sets demands for them leaving Mosul. But they are totally not afraid of the Kurdish Peshme(...)
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No one had the slightest suspicion of what beautiful things she had seen
Jean Reniors The Little Match Girl (La petite marchande dallumettes) with Catherine Hessling. 1928 (31 Minutes) Silent movie with music and translated intertitles. Original Hans Christian Andersen story included under the video.
2D, 3D, Whatever
Glass - Apple - Res Illusio - Squirrel - and more from artist Alessandro Diddi. Bonus Link: Tesselating Escher-style Rams
Panoply - Animating the Ancient World
What the Greek vasemakers would have done if they had had the technology Creative efforts of Sonya Nevin and Steve K. Simons
I'd just want to escape and keep wearing that.
5 YEAR OLD GIRL DISCUSSES PRINCESS LEIAS SLAVE OUTFIT WITH DAD
Execution
For the first time since 2011, two NYPD officers have been killed in the line of duty; PO Wenjian Liu and PO Rafael Ramos were shot, execution style, while sitting in their patrol car yesterday afternoon in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section
D-Day to Germany, 1944 color home movies
D-Day to Germany, 1944. Color home movies by Allied pool reporter Jack Lieb. There is little to no combat, its all behind the lines offering a different perspective from total war. Some famous actors and writers appear. The best part
"Beany" Burger - 20¢
Spend 8 minutes in the 50s, at Beanys Drive-in (and thru).
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