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The longest Simpsons couch gag is actually pretty dark
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The Red Panda, a fierce predator.
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Interactive Gif
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National Guard Turns to Food Banks Because Rick Perry Hasn't Paid Them Yet
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Dammit.
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My biggest regret about deciding to get fit....
Is that I didn't take a picture before I started. I did my best to stay away from being in pictures and never took one of myself when I started working out. I've lost 35kg (70ish lbs)and toned up quite
A startled rare black tiger cub.
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Twitter Redesigns Signup Process to Entice New Users (Yoree Koh/Wall Street Journal)
Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:Twitter Redesigns Signup Process to Entice New Users  —  Twitter is trying to ease the pain for new users to create an account, hoping it
IDC lowers tablet year-on-year growth forecast from 12.1% to 6.5%, expects 233M sales in 2014 ((...)
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:IDC lowers tablet year-on-year growth forecast from 12.1% to 6.5%, expects 233M sales in 2014  —  Tablet shipments forecast slashed by half as Western markets slow  — 
Dell study: CryptoWall ransomware infected 625K computers, earning creators over $1.1M (Teri Ro(...)
Teri Robinson / SC Magazine:Dell study: CryptoWall ransomware infected 625K computers, earning creators over $1.1M  —  CryptoWall surpasses CryptoLocker in infection rates  —  With CryptoLocker seemingly out of commission, its
Alibaba plans to kick off IPO roadshow in early September, begin trading as soon as September 1(...)
Telis Demos / Wall Street Journal:Alibaba plans to kick off IPO roadshow in early September, begin trading as soon as September 18 or 19  —  Alibaba Plans IPO Launch Week
Flickr gaining 14M historic images extracted from 2M public domain books in Internet Archive (L(...)
Leo Kelion / BBC:Flickr gaining 14M historic images extracted from 2M public domain books in Internet Archive  —  2.6m historic pictures posted online  —  The project has resulted in even
Yahoo stopping all new development on YUI, citing waning developer interest in the open source (...)
Julien Lecomte / Yahoo Engineering:Yahoo stopping all new development on YUI, citing waning developer interest in the open source JavaScript and CSS library  —  Important Announcement Regarding YUI  —  The Yahoo User Interface library (YUI)
Former BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem to plead guilty to unlicensed money transmission next Thurs(...)
Nate Raymond / Reuters:Former BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem to plead guilty to unlicensed money transmission next Thursday  —  Exclusive: Bitcoin promoter to plead guilty to unlicensed money transmission  —  (Reuters)
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Saudi king warns West will be jihadists' next target - Yahoo News
Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) (AFP) - King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has warned that the West will be the next target of the jihadists sweeping through Syria and Iraq, unless there is rapid action.If we ignore them, I am sure they
Racism fears let 1400 children in 1 town exploited by Muslim Sex ring - YouTube
How fear of being seen as racist stopped social workers from saving up to 1,400 children from sexual exploitation at the hands of Asian men in just ONE TOWN
Music Saturday: Jack Johnson "Better Together", "Times Like These", "Shot Reverse Shot"
I recently heard these amazing songs from this talented music artist and I thought I would share them. 
US economy grew at brisk 4.2 pct. rate in Q2
After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government said Thursday, slightly faster than it had first estimated.The upward revision supported expectations that the
Open Letter: Here is how to teach students about Ferguson
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Why We Fight |
These disparate reasons for going to war, of course, masked deeper, emotionally charged justifications. For example, France and Serbia shared a zeal for recovering lost territory. In France’s case it was Alsace-Lorraine, lost in 1871 to Germany in the Franco-Prussian
Demilitarizing the police isn't enough
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What will you shoot tomorrow?
Thats a tough course. How long is it? Please dont take this wrong, but would it be more appropriate for you to play a set of tees further up? its 6875 yards.
Tracey Lynn Garner Guilty Of Depraved Heart Murder In Silicone Injection Death
A Mississippi woman was convicted Friday of murder in connection to illicit silicone buttocks injections that led to a Georgia womans death.
Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights
An armed group of men, not specified which group of rebels, gather at Syrias Quneitra border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
Taliban attack intel office in eastern Afghanistan
A suicide bomber in a truck blew himself up at an intelligence headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing at least two people and setting off an intense firefight with security forces, officials said.
Weekend (Friday night and Saturday) OT
A pet peeve or pet hate is a minor annoyance that an individual identifies as particularly annoying to themselves, to a greater degree than others may find it.
Mother's girlfriend charged with murder in death of 4-year-old girl in Clayton
Clayton County police have charged a mother and her girlfriend in connection with the death of a 4-year-old girl, Clayton County police said.
Lucius Robbi found dead: Missing college student victim of fatal car accident
Lucius Robbi, missing Montana college student found dead in his car after accident put him down an embankment out of the sight of passersby on the road.
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After the truth of its origins were exposed in a recent article, Templeton Rye will now disclos(...)
World's most grateful refugees riot over boring Italian food
Scammer convicted of crashing million-dollar Bugatti for the insurance money after he forgets p(...)
&%#$@ BINGO, a**hole
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Photoshop this rope jumping
Are traffic camera$ being mi$u$ed for $ome unknown purpo$e?
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I like the toy. I like the hands on the toy.
Its as if every child under age 5 in the United States has seen it. Four times. The New York Times Magazine explores the world of unboxing videos and boggles at the appeal of DisneyCollector, an anonymous and seemingly independent
"I CAN SWIMMMMMM!!!!!!!"
A New Yorker Faces His Phobia, One Stroke at a Time With Intensive Swim Lessons, a Man Attacks His Fear of WaterTraumatized by childhood incidents, Attis Clopton was deathly afraid of water, so he attacked his phobia by enrolling in
John Glenn refused to fly until Katherine Johnson checked the math.
Katherine G. Johnson: NASA Mathematician (via) also btw...-Katherine Johnson: NASA Pioneer and Computer-Katherine Johnson: National Visionary-Katherine Johnson: A Lifetime of STEM
Ring the bells that still can ring
How did something as loud as a bell—something which is experienced so much more often, and more powerfully, by hearing than by sight—become dumb? A dumbbell originally referred to equipment simulating a bell rope that did not make a noise,
I'm trying to impress people here. You don't win friends with salad.
Confessions of a Fat Bastard: Texas Monthlys Daniel Vaughn on the life of a full-time barbecue writer. Since Texas Monthly named me the nations first and only full-time barbecue editor in March 2013 (previously), my health has been a topic
Internet Archive adds Millions of Public Domain Images to Flickr
Looking for another source of public domain images? Yahoo research fellow Kalev Leetaru has extracted over 14 million images from IA public domain book scans, and so far 2.6 million of them have been posted to the Internet Archive Book
Hidden patterns even in the most mundane of objects
Mathematician Zachary Abel builds impressive Mathematical Sculptures from office supplies and other household objects. Via this mildlyimpressive reddit post: I made a ball out of binder clips (130 binder clips, decently heavy) whose poster sadly has not yet followed up
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