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Watching the credits for Star Wars Episode 1, I noticed this clever joke.
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Sossusvlei salt pan and the red sand dunes of Namib Desert
Teenager charged with manslaughter after police discover she encouraged her friend to commit su(...)
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Woke up early, don't think the hubby realizes I'm gone.
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Savoury breakfast biscuits with bacon, cheddar, and green onions (recipe in comments)
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What if Walt had listened to the doubters?
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HTC One M9 hands-on: excels in design, improved specs, may look too much like its predecessor ((...)
Chris Hall / Pocket-lint:HTC One M9 hands-on: excels in design, improved specs, may look too much like its predecessor  —  HTC One M9: The devil is in the details (hands-on) 
Samsung announces updated Gear VR headset for Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge (Aaron Souppouris/Engadget)
Aaron Souppouris / Engadget:Samsung announces updated Gear VR headset for Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge  —  Samsungs new virtual reality headset works with the Galaxy S6  —  The original Gear
Researchers rate backdoors to cryptographic systems based on effectiveness, detectability, ease(...)
Andy Greenberg / Wired:Researchers rate backdoors to cryptographic systems based on effectiveness, detectability, ease of use, and other factors  —  How to Sabotage Encryption Software (And Not Get Caught)  — 
Samsung Pay Takes On Apple Pay This Summer With LoopPay's MST Tech (Darrell Etherington/TechCrunch)
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:Samsung Pay Takes On Apple Pay This Summer With LoopPays MST Tech  —  Samsung has a new mobile payment solution it announced today, though it will require
Mozilla bringing Firefox OS to flip phones and sliders, coming to US via Verizon in 2016 (Steph(...)
Stephen Shankland / CNET:Mozilla bringing Firefox OS to flip phones and sliders, coming to US via Verizon in 2016  —  Mozilla to open first-world front in Firefox OS war  — 
Meet The New Samsung Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge, Arriving April 10 (Darrell Etherington/TechCrunch)
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:Meet The New Samsung Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge, Arriving April 10  —  Samsung has indeed revealed its new flagship smartphone today, but there are actually two:
Apple Watch will have low energy Power Reserve mode that will display only time (Brian X. Chen/(...)
Brian X. Chen / New York Times:Apple Watch will have low energy Power Reserve mode that will display only time  —  Apples New Job: Selling a Smartwatch to an Uninterested Public  —  SAN FRANCISCO —
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'Balloon boy' dad: It wasn't a stunt
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Email across the generations: A mom writes to her Gen X daughter
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Venezuela Cuts American Embassy Staff, Restricts U.S. Travel
President Nicolas Maduro accused Washington of gringo meddling and placed several individuals, including George W. Bush, Dick Cheney and Marco Rubio on a list of people banned from the country.
Bow-wowza! Costumed dogs on parade
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#SocialSkim: Socially Best Brand at the Oscars, Instagram Analytics, Facebook Video Ad Tips, More!
Get the latest this week--including the dress that launched 10 million views, the brand that won the Oscars, top branded Vines, tips for making strong Facebook video ads, a new Pinterest ad unit, and follower analytics for Instagram. Skim to
Marcia Cross, 44, pregnant with first child
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House Majority Leader: The Senate Should Change Filibuster Rules
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February 2015 Round-up
Well, February seems to have had enough and is slinking off into obscurity, or at least the past, which I suppose its time for the usual summary thingy.
Photo: Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in
Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in VOM FASS at the Grand Canal Shoppes in the Venetian Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The store sells whiskeys and liqueurs on tap and lets shoppers sample them before purchasing.
Raptors Play Badly, Crushed by Warriors
My eyes still hurt from staring into the flames of burning garbage for two hours as the Raptors were spanked like naughty school boys in front of 20,000 fans last night at the Air Canada Center. The game started off
Russian Opposition Politician Boris Nemtsov Shot and Killed in Moscow
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Mother of dead baby charged with murder
The mother of a baby whose body was found in a remote area of Yolo County earlier this week has been charged with killing the child, whose disappearance prompted a frantic search in Northern California. Samantha Green was arrested about
Guilty verdict in Indiana gang murder conspiracy trial
A man federal prosecutors say was a high-ranking Imperial Gangster has been found guilty of killing five men while taking part in racketeering activity. Federal attorneys urged jurors during their closing arguments Thursday to convict Juan Briseno of murdering six
Missouri: 8 dead in door-to-door shooting spree
The events, which police said were spread over six crime scenes, began unfolding around 10 p.m. on Thursday when a girl called 911 from a neighbors home. A man who declined to be identified told a Reuters photographer that a
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Virginia loophole allows people to become "private police" with badges, guns, and little traini(...)
SCOTUS throws out conviction of fisherman accused of telling tall tales
Goofus punches the bus driver several times in the head until she is unconscious and flees. Gal(...)
Four hundred men cut off their own testicles so they can get closer to God. Can you believe the(...)
Man celebrates his 108th birthday with his 104 year old wife of 82 years, oatmeal, fruit, tea a(...)
Disney's attempt to burn down the 'It's A Small World' ride thwarted by pesky firefighters
What kind of sailor would try to take his sailboat out in weather like we're having in the Nort(...)
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Rediscovering San Francisco's Punk Scene in a Box of Old Negatives
In the late 70s, John Roberts was a visual arts major at San Franciscos Institute of Art who spent his free time documenting the Bay Areas blossoming punk scene. His photos—a mix of street photography, portraiture, and concert shots—uniquely captured
Showcasing The Dreams and Passions Of Russians Aged 1 to 100
Photographer Keen Heick-Abildhauge loves Russia and decided to ask various residents about their passions and ambitions. The result is Portraits And Dreams Of People From 1 To 100 Years Of Age.
The first rule of Pittsburgh is you don't talk shit about Pittsburgh.
On January 6, 2014, Pittsburgh was in the middle of an especially harsh cold snap. The temperature had hit seven below zero, and the wind chill made going outside almost unbearable. But Kevin Sousa was elated. His Kickstarter campaign for
March First, Then Win
119 years ago, today, the unthinkable happened, as far as the Europeans were concerned. The Ethiopian army trounced the Italians in the Battle of Adwa. Headlines such as Abyssinia (Ethiopia) Defeats Invading Italians; 80,000 Ethiopians Destroy 20,000 Italians at the
Rare Sierra Nevada Red Fox Spotted in Yosemite National Park
For the first time in 100 years, a Sierra Nevada Red Fox has been spotted at Yosemite. Scientists have estimated the total Sierra Nevada red fox population numbers below 50 (fifty). The forest service has an excellent Sierra Nevada Red
Zaire 74 - Return to Africa
Soul Power is a documentary produced by Jeff_Levy-Hinte about the Zaire 74 festival, a three day music festival held in Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo) in 1974 as a precursor to The Rumble in Jungle boxing match between Muhammed
Aphex Waits: Tom vs Computer Control mashed up by Esmko
Eskmo took a few Tom Waits songs that he love and mashed them with Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments pt2 by Aphex Twin, and created Aphex Waits (Soundcloud with free DL; YouTube). If youd like more weird electronic music from Eskmo,
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