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We ordered "one pepperoni pizza" ...
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TIL John Cazale (Fredo Corleone from "The Godfather") appeared in only five films during his li(...)
Instead of asking for $3, Wikipedia should ask for $3.50 and randomly redirect you to the loch (...)
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Anti-intellectualism is taking over the US
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This kid is going places
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Here's Twix. He puts up with a lot from the kids. Merry Christmas!
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Lyft updates app, lets you split payments with up to 5 friends (Jenn Chen/Lyft Blog)
Jenn Chen / Lyft Blog:Lyft updates app, lets you split payments with up to 5 friends  —  Divvy It Up with Split Payments  —  Rally the whole crew, because payment
How Pinterest's early onboarding process made a few unknown users its most popular pinners (Bia(...)
Bianca Bosker / Backchannel:How Pinterests early onboarding process made a few unknown users its most popular pinners  —  How People Youve Never Heard of Got To Be the Most Powerful
Touchscreen HP Chromebook 14 G3 Goes on Sale in US for $440 (Joey-Elijah Sneddon/OMG!)
Joey-Elijah Sneddon / OMG!:Touchscreen HP Chromebook 14 G3 Goes on Sale in US for $440  —  Santas Chromebook workshop may have run out of cogs and wires for the high
Sony Threatens to Sue Twitter Unless It Removes Tweets Containing Hacked Emails (Jason Koebler/(...)
Jason Koebler / Motherboard:Sony Threatens to Sue Twitter Unless It Removes Tweets Containing Hacked Emails  —  Sonys battle on people disseminating its hacked and leaked emails has extended from news
Comcast-TWC merger delayed, FCC says 7,000 docs wrongly held back (Jeff John Roberts/Gigaom)
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:Comcast-TWC merger delayed, FCC says 7,000 docs wrongly held back  —  Comcasts plans to swallow its largest rival Time Warner Cable has suffered another setback as
After Google suit, Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood backs off Google investigation pushed (...)
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:After Google suit, Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood backs off Google investigation pushed by MPAA  —  Mississippi AG backs off Google investigation pushed by MPAA  —  It appears that Mississippi Attorney
Line's COO Becomes Its New CEO As The Messaging Company Targets Global Growth (Jon Russell/Tech(...)
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:Lines COO Becomes Its New CEO As The Messaging Company Targets Global Growth  —  Fresh from launching its payment service and buying MixRadio from Microsoft, Japan-based messaging
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FBI — Twelve Former Puerto Rico Police Officers Sentenced to Prison for Running Criminal Orga(...)
WASHINGTON—Twelve former Puerto Rico police officers have been sentenced for using their law enforcement affiliation and equipment to commit robbery and extortion, and to sell illegal narcotics and manipulate court records.Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell o …
BBC News - Barack Obama denounces killing of NYPD officers
Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time. I must continue to bear testimony to truth even if I am forsaken by all. Mine may today be a voice in the wilderness,
How to debunk false beliefs without having it backfire - Vox
Theres nothing worse than arguing with someone who simply refuses to listen to reason. You can throw all the facts at them you want, and theyll simply dig in their heels deeper.Over the past decade, psychologists have been studying why
Fox Affiliate Edits Protest Chant to Sound Like 'Kill a Cop'
Three times over the last 24 hours, Baltimore Fox affiliate WBFF has played a misleadingly edited clip from last week’s National “Justice for All” March in Washington, D.C. to make it sound like protesters were calling on people to “kill
Sarah Palin Pathetically Tries to Exploit Christ for Money (Video)
Christmas is just around the corner, which means that Republicans are out in force with their fictional “war on Christmas” nonsense that they churn out every year. It’s really quite comical. As if there’s some active push to remove Christ
The Letter~Joe Cocker
Godspeed Mate. I will always remember your concert in Central Park. You did this song and did it best.
Officer Charles Kondek, former NYPD, fatally shot in Florida - Washington Times
A Florida police officer who got his start in the New York Police Department was fatally shot early Sunday morning in Tarpon Springs, just hours after two NYPD officers were killed in Brooklyn.
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Photo: A cast of a mammoth tooth is displayed during a ne
A cast of a mammoth tooth is displayed during a news conference marking the creation of the Tule Springs National Monument at the Las Vegas Paiute Resort northwest of Las Vegas, Monday, Dec. 22, 2014.
Jameis Winston Cleared In Campus Sexual Assault Hearing
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared Sunday of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago. Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Major Harding wrote in a letter to
Man arrested on rape, other charges in Denbigh incident
A 21-year-old homeless man was arrested Monday on rape and other charges in connection with an incident involving a Denbigh woman over the weekend, according to police department news release. The incident was reported to have happened between 1:30 and
My Swing
The URC is near the top of your sternum. Consider that it is a lot closer to whatever your swing center would be if there was one swing center in the golf swinga and if your hips go forward, and
2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself
The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two pigs in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric
Two New York City Cops Shot 'Execution Style' in Revenge Attack...
Two New York City Cops Shot Execution Style in Revenge Attack for Eric Garner Two NYC police officers were assassinated Saturday afternoon as they sat in their police car in Brooklyn, NY. Without any warning, a gunman shot dead officers
Too many fittings going on
They manufacture stock clubs based on average static measurements, like height and wrist to floor. Problem is, fittings need to be done dynamically, because what really matters is how the club is brought down at impact.
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Coroner cheats himself out of a customer
"We here at Slate have improved Santa's Christmas Eve delivery route"
Photoshop this lone polar bear
Hey baby, on LinkedIn, I've been endorsed for my skills in Horizontal Directional Drilling and (...)
Man sends joke text to friend on jury duty at rape trial. Ha ha ha ha *CLANG*
Crowd chants 'kill a cop' (once the Fox affiliate edits out a few syllables)
What the Elf on the Shelf does when no one is watching
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Also includes casting notes on the 2015 remake
Die Hard has been previously established as the most Christmasy film ever (shut up, Buzzfeed), now you can join in the festive fun with this specially recorded War Rocket Ajax Die Hard commentary track featuring Matt Fraction, Matt D Wilson
Steam tunnels of New York
105 miles of steam pipes (NYT video) run beneath the streets of New York, delivering steam to 2,000 buildings for heating, cooling, and other purposes. The system is maintained by Con Edison (1 2 3). See also: Underground New York
Stephen Colbert talks about creating Stephen Colbert every day.
The Working, With David Plotz podcast interviews Stephen Colbert about what he does every day.
funniest webcomics: a subjective annual roundup
Pleated-Jeans lists the 50 funniest webcomics of 2014 (via Liz Climo) Pleated-Jeans roundups from years past:the 60 funniest webcomics of 2013the 65 funniest webcomics of 2012the 60 funniest webcomics of 2011Pleated-Jeans previously on MeFi: *twenty of the funniest business names
When Santa got stuck in the chimney...
Eventually I got my phone up and called 999. Ambulance, fire brigade or police? they asked. Im stuck in a chimney, I replied, and they repeated the question with more urgency. I dont know, Ive never been here before, I
Follow That Dog!
The adventures of Maya , an English bulldog with a flair for the dramatic.
The Humane Representation of Thought
Bret Victor talks about media, abstraction, and the richness (and neglect) of human experience (slvimeo) Bret Victor, previously (1) (2) (3)
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