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Sony Honeydicked us into watching The Interveiw
Edit: Found out what R.I.P my inbox is like. Thanks for an awesome Christmas present! submitted by blacktrout225 to Showerthoughts
IamA a car accident claims adjuster for a major insurance company AMA!
My short bio: I've been working for a major bank for the past 7 years> I've held various roles including a teller, financial advisor, manager of customer service and now I'm a claims adjuster in car accidents. My Proof: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=98090824&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile
Due to the fall in oil prices, Saudi Arabia is now running a $39 billion deficit.
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Passenger tossed after flipping out over staff’s ‘Merry Christmas’
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I replaced a picture of my sister with one of Vladimir Putin before my family came over for Chr(...)
There is a statue of Woody Harrelson in Budapest.
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Someone has too much time(X-post from Warthunder)
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Mozilla and Japan's KDDI launch Fx0, the first Firefox OS phone with 4G LTE, NFC; made by LG, c(...)
Robin Sinha / NDTV Gadgets:Mozilla and Japans KDDI launch Fx0, the first Firefox OS phone with 4G LTE, NFC; made by LG, costs about $420  —  LG Fx0 Firefox OS
The Interview is a pirate hit with over 750K estimated torrent downloads, with restricted avail(...)
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:The Interview is a pirate hit with over 750K estimated torrent downloads, with restricted availability outside the US a possible driving factor  —  The Interview Is A Pirate
PlayStation Network And Xbox Live Are Down, And The Notorious Hacker Gang 'Lizard Squad' Is Tak(...)
Dave Smith / Business Insider:PlayStation Network And Xbox Live Are Down, And The Notorious Hacker Gang ‘Lizard Squad’ Is Taking Credit  —  Hackers dont take a holiday, it seems.  Hours
FTC charges data broker LeapLab with selling consumers' financial details to fraudsters (Natash(...)
Natasha Singer / New York Times:FTC charges data broker LeapLab with selling consumers financial details to fraudsters  —  Data Broker Is Charged With Selling Consumers Financial Details to ‘Fraudsters’  — 
NSA reports show agency may have violated laws by unauthorized surveillance of Americans for ov(...)
David Lerman / Bloomberg:NSA reports show agency may have violated laws by unauthorized surveillance of Americans for over a decade  —  U.S. Spy Agency Reports Improper Surveillance of Americans  —  The National Security Agency today
Facebook's Year in Review app shows how algorithms can inadvertently hurt users in worst-case s(...)
Eric Meyer / Thoughts From Eric:Facebooks Year in Review app shows how algorithms can inadvertently hurt users in worst-case scenarios  —  Inadvertent Algorithmic Cruelty  —  I didnt go looking for
Judge denies Facebook's request to dismiss class action lawsuit over private message scanning t(...)
John Timmer / Ars Technica:Judge denies Facebooks request to dismiss class action lawsuit over private message scanning to target ads  —  Suit over Facebooks practice of scanning users messages to
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Is a Fusion Nuclear Reactor Coming Soon?
Advances in Fusion Energy continue to progress as this 12/25 article describes and the Lockheed Martin Compact Fusion Reactor or CFR, leads the way.
Plane Passenger Tossed after Flipping Out Over Staff's 'Merry Christmas'
Bah, humbug!A passenger was tossed off a plane at La Guardia Airport on Tuesday after flipping out — because airline workers wished him a merry Christmas.The man was waiting to board American Airlines Flight 1140 to Dallas when a cheerful
Scavagers - City Link parcel delivery company goes into administration
25 December 2014City Link parcel delivery company goes into administration 
Star performers: Seeking the Three Kings
We dont know who the Three Kings were or even whether they were even kings. They are often called the Three Magi,which means wise men,so they may have been three scholars who came from Persia, or they may have been
Students ban 'Redskins,' get sent to principal
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Israel approves 243 new settler homes in East Jerusalem - Yahoo News
 Israel has given preliminary approval for the construction of 243 new homes on West Bank land that Israel annexed to Jerusalem, and advanced plans for another 270 homes in the same area, officials said on Thursday.Such moves run counter to
HAPPY CHRISTMAS
 HAPPY CHRISTMASThats the way we said it when I was a child in England. Sharing some of the Christmas traditions of my homeland, many that we enjoy here in America today.
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Your smartphone is changing the way your fingers work
Your smartphone is changing more than just your habits -- its changing the way your hands work, too. Swiss researchers have discovered that activity in the brain cortex associated with index fingers and thumbs is enhanced directly in proportion to
13 free iPhone 6 wallpapers that put Earth's beauty in your pocket
Creative wallpapers for your home and lock screens are a great personal touch for any phone. Dont just stick with the pre-selected, built-in wallpapers - branch out.
Environmental noise in spawning areas: the case of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna
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OK, lets have your thinking on how best to tackle the 40-60 yard approach shot
I prefer to keep the ball as low as possible with a fair amount of spin, couple hops and stop from that 40-60 yard range. Of course that has to come from the fairway to get the ball cleanly to
6 easy last minute Christmas gifts you can make at home
The day before Christmas is often a hectic one, featuring a certain amount of mad scrambling to ensure everything is in order for the big celebration. Before dashing off to the mall for last-minute purchases to round out someones gift
Ex-President George H.W. Bush taken to hospital
Spokesman Jim McGrath said in statement that Bush was taken Tuesday evening by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital as a precaution. Bush spent nearly two months in the same hospital and was discharged in January 2013 after treatment for a
Climate talks end 2014 in disarray
In case you missed the outcome of the latest United Nations climate change conference in Lima, Peru, it was another costly, embarrassing failure. This one is likely to be remembered mostly for a staggeringly stupid stunt by Greenpeace employees, who
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Jack Daniels, married by Johnny Walker, names his son Jim Beam. I'll drink to that, that, and t(...)
Photoshop Theme: Design a logo for Santa's toy-making operation
After nationwide internet outage, North Korea now struggling to stay online. In other words, th(...)
'A tragedy waiting to happen" A dire threat is exposed. And yes - it is rubber bands. What else(...)
Airline passenger flips out, gets thrown off the plane because: A) Wi-Fi doesn't work. B) cabin(...)
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Amazon One-hour Delivery
Amazon has worked diligently on improving its product delivery process. Same-day delivery is pretty standard now in parts of the country where they have closer distribution centers. They have also implemented lockers for pickup and have been working on developing
You know what you can't screw up, though.
Red Letter Media drunkenly reviews the infamous Star Wars Holiday Special as part of thier Best of the Worst series. Theres also a new episode of Mr. Plinkett The Animated Series but who wants to watch that crap.
More Weird New Christmas Music than you can shake a Christmas Tree at
Christmas music permeates America between Thanksgiving and New Years, but so much of it is tired covers of covers of songs we have all heard hundreds of times. Isnt there anyone, out there, who is making original and possibly weird
How close are you willing to get?
2014: The Year in Pictures.
Is this the place where I ask questions I can't get answers to?
The New York Public Librarys Instagram feed (as discussed previously for its #ReviewsOnTues feature) is now serializing the librarians latest find:We found an old recipe box while cleaning out a desk, and it was labeled Interesting Reference Questions, the contents
Merry Dunkmas
There will be several NBA games on TV this Christmas day. But they just dont make the basketball like they used to, do they? Perhaps you would be more interested in that Old Timey Basketball instead. For that we have
The timelapse video that rules them all
A 6-minute video of Earth from space, featuring aurora borealis, cities at night, storms, and other wonders , created by ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst from 12,500 images taken during his ISS Blue Dot mission.
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