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I want to see a show like Drunk History, but High Science. Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye smo(...)
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I finally found them, and I found them together no less.
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Took them outside today for the first time since I started rehabbing them (3 weeks ago) and thi(...)
When your backyard tries to be the Windows XP default desktop (Nebraska) 5184 x 3456
Why is forest height on mountain ranges so uniform?
Trees, even the same kind, can vary so wildly in size, yet on mountains the foliage forms a lumpy blanket instead of a patchy beard. What's up with that? submitted by rickatnight11 to askscience
My friend just got a new puppy. He says hi.
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How Firefox OS for mobile devices got started, developed carrier and vendor partnerships, and t(...)
George Anders / MIT Technology Review:How Firefox OS for mobile devices got started, developed carrier and vendor partnerships, and then was blindsided by cheap Android phones  —  Firefox Maker Battles
Sources: Twitter has held talks to acquire Flipboard in an all-stock deal valued at over $1B, b(...)
Kara Swisher / Re/code:Sources: Twitter has held talks to acquire Flipboard in an all-stock deal valued at over $1B, but talks are now stalled  —  Twitter Has Held Talks to
Tim Cook's memo to employees on changes in Apple's design department (Mike Beasley/9to5Mac)
Mike Beasley / 9to5Mac:Tim Cooks memo to employees on changes in Apples design department  —  Jony Ive promoted to ‘Chief Design Officer’, handing off managerial duties July 1st   — 
Stephen Fry talks to Jony Ive about his new role as Apple's chief design officer as he relinqui(...)
Stephen Fry / Telegraph:Stephen Fry talks to Jony Ive about his new role as Apples chief design officer as he relinquishes management duties to Richard Howarth and Alan Dye  — 
Alarm.com, a security and home automation cloud service provider with 2.3M customers, files for(...)
Stacey Higginbotham / Fortune:Alarm.com, a security and home automation cloud service provider with 2.3M customers, files for $75M IPO  —  Alarm.com files to raise $75 million through initial public offering 
Philip Zimmermann moves his mobile encryption startup Silent Circle from US to Switzerland to a(...)
Juliette Garside / Guardian:Philip Zimmermann moves his mobile encryption startup Silent Circle from US to Switzerland to avoid surveillance  —  Philip Zimmermann: king of encryption reveals his fears for privacy 
Daimler to offer Baidu content and services in Mercedes-Benz car infotainment systems in China (...)
Harro ten Wolde / Reuters:Daimler to offer Baidu content and services in Mercedes-Benz car infotainment systems in China  —  Daimler teams up with Chinas Baidu in connected cars drive  — 
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FBI Looking Into Chemical Weapons Threat Against Planes - NBC News
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Things to do before putting your house on the market.
Easy and inexpensive things that will go a long way in increasing your homes value.
West Bank rabbi: Left-wing Jews are clueless about the Bible - Features - - Haaretz Daily Newsp(...)
U.S.-born Shlomo Riskin says non-Orthodox Jews are willing to trade land for peace because they are unaware of our biblically mandated right to Israel.
Twitpic Tuesday: Hurricanes, heels and hunks
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WAR
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The Shadow Commander
A must read article to take in the landsacpe of the current U.S. - Iran - Iraq tripartite.Excerpt:Most remarkable, according to the Iraqi and Western officials, were the two conditions that Suleimani imposed on the Iraqis. The first was that
Pa. man shoots boy, 11, in heart with BB gun: police - NY Daily News
A Pennsylvania man shot an 11-year-old boy with a BB gun on a playground outside Pittsburgh in retaliation for the child shooting the man’s 5-year-old son, police said.
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schematec 0.3.4
Schematec is a set of tools that makes input data validation easier. The purpose of this code is attempt to bring simplicity to applications logics using separation of data validation and actual data processing.
2AP NEWSBREAK: Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies
Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. The Stiller family released a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday describing Jerry
John Nash Dead: 'A Beautiful Mind' Mathematician Killed In Car Accident
Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash was killed in a car accident on Saturday, New Jersey State Police told The Huffington Post. According to police, they were riding in a taxi on the New Jersey Turnpike and were ejected from the
Former Israeli PM Olmert sentenced to prison in bribery case
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter, capping the dramatic downfall of a man who only years earlier led the country and hoped to bring
At least 10 Afghan police officers killed in Taliban assault
Taliban insurgents attacked police checkpoints today in volatile southern Afghanistan, killing at least 10 officers in the ongoing assault, authorities said. Mohammad Ismail Hotaki, the director of Helmand provinces Joint Coordination Office, said that Taliban fighters attacked 10 police checkpoints
Photo: a BMW Suv is shown after a shooting at Arville Str
A BMW SUV is shown after a shooting at Arville Street and Flamingo Road Sunday, May 24, 2015.
pysolr-tornado 3.3.1a1
Its almost fully API-compatible with pysolr, except most of the methods are Tornado coroutines. A couple of methods are missing too.
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Porn performers in California say new proposed safety regulations, which recommend protective e(...)
The best bounce house EVER is in Florida
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IS fighters complain about nepotism in their leaders' choice of suicide bombers. No, really. Re(...)
Twin brothers, age 52, jailed after throwing bricks at each other. Neither was mortarly wounded
Smokers, you ignore requests all the time. "Do not litter." "Stand 50 feet from entrance." "Don(...)
American cities are too suburban
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Roleplaying's just like acting, but with your friends.
You know, sometimes life can be rough. We all got hard things to deal with, right? Sometimes we lose people. Sometimes people hurt us. And some days were just not feeling it and we dont even know why. When Im
"Libraries are the last bastion of democracy."
Californias Homeless Find a Quiet Place. (slNatGeo)
American Idiocy - Vol.542
A recent study served to confirm the patently obvious: song lyrics for the most popular genres of music are ridiculously obtuse — and getting worse over time. Though this might not be a revelation, the figures are distressing indicators of
"This is ready to franchise. Please steal our idea."
The New York Times reports on a five-week industry boot camp designed to bring young veterans into the television business that is run by one of the Iraq wars fiercest critics, Jon Stewart, the longtime host of Comedy Centrals The
I Will Spell Check This Post
Everyday Sigils: A tumblr where you can commission magical sigils and symbols to deal with everyday trials, from the mundane to the sadly common.
"It is a unique occurrence in the history of civilization."
They havent forgotten. For 70 years, the Dutch have come to a verdant U.S. cemetery outside this small village to care for the graves of Americans killed in World War II.On Sunday, they came again, bearing Memorial Day bouquets for
The Unsung Heroes of Eurovision
The 2015 Eurovision Song Contest winner has now been crowned (previously), but the real stars of the contest were the fabulous and entertaining International Sign interpreters. For the first time ever, viewers of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest had the
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