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He takes himself *very* seriously when wearing his backpack. Many important things to do.
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I am Shane Bauer, investigative journalist. I was held hostage in Iran for 26 months. AMA!
Hey Reddit, I'm Shane Bauer. In 2009, I was living in Syria, where I was working as a journalist. While on a trip with friends, I was apprehended near the Iran-Iraq border and spent 26 months in prison in Tehran.
Well, that's just lovely.
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Does our sun have any unique features compared to any other star?
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Ants drinking colored liquid
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Spacetime can be streched and bend. But can it vibrate? If so, does it has resonance frequency?
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I can't even cut a nice triangle :(
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How carriers' greed for additional revenue streams almost sabotaged the smartphone kill switch (...)
Issie Lapowsky / Wired:How carriers greed for additional revenue streams almost sabotaged the smartphone kill switch  —  How Greed Almost Sabotaged the Smartphone Kill Switch  —  About one third of
Hands-on with Ubuntu Touch 14.04: Coming along, but miles to go (Andrew Cunningham/Ars Technica)
Andrew Cunningham / Ars Technica:Hands-on with Ubuntu Touch 14.04: Coming along, but miles to go  —  We install it so you dont have to.  Seriously, you probably shouldnt.  —  The
Toshiba's U3 MicroSD cards are fast enough to handle 4K video, still tiny and easy to lose (Les(...)
Les Shu / Digital Trends:Toshibas U3 MicroSD cards are fast enough to handle 4K video, still tiny and easy to lose  —  MicroSD cards have become so ubiquitous that even
Facebook courts advertisers to target likely World Cup viewers, a first for a TV event (Cotton (...)
Cotton Delo / AdAge:Facebook courts advertisers to target likely World Cup viewers, a first for a TV event  —  Facebook to Sell Huge Audience of World Cup Fans to Advertisers 
Welcome to the spectrum-dome: FCC lays groundwork for its controversial incentive auction (Kevi(...)
Kevin Fitchard / Gigaom:Welcome to the spectrum-dome: FCC lays groundwork for its controversial incentive auction  —  This spring is shaping up to be a very contentious season for almost everyone
Sam Altman and Marissa Mayer co-hosting Obama fundraiser for DNC at Y Combinator HQ on May 8 (C(...)
Carla Marinucci / SFGate:Sam Altman and Marissa Mayer co-hosting Obama fundraiser for DNC at Y Combinator HQ on May 8  —  New!  Obama to hit Y Combinator headquarters in Mt.
Beats Bites the Bullet, and Starts Selling Subscriptions From Apple's App (Peter Kafka/Re/code)
Peter Kafka / Re/code:Beats Bites the Bullet, and Starts Selling Subscriptions From Apples App  —  Apple has a crazily powerful digital store, used by hundreds of millions of customers.  But
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What Percentage of Americans Fear the Federal Government?
Over the past year, we have witnessed Tea Party and other conservative groups, deemed to be Obama’s political enemies, be harassed, targeted and intimidated by the IRS. Recent emails show that there was collusion in this scandal between Democrats, the
Is the individual mandate good policy?
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The individual mandate as a tax
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The Establishment's War on Rand Paul by Justin Raimondo -- Antiwar.com
The war is on – no, not that war, this war: I’m talking about the GOP establishment’s war on Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, whose presidential campaign has taken wing and soared. And it isn’t just the Karl Roves and Peter
Strong storm slams D.C.
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The ATF's limited jurisdiction
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What the commerce clause ruling means
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Yes, that's why I said
Hello. Ive been lurking here for several years, but never logging on. Ive gotten great help from everyone here for that long just from reading all the wonderful posts here.
Good Friday
And they crucified him, and parted his garments, casting lots: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, They parted my garments among them, and upon my vesture did they cast lots.
The impact of temporal compression and space selection on SVM...
In the present study, we compared the effects of temporal compression and space selection on single-subject and multi-subject classification of fMRI data using the support vector machine .
Garmin vivofit fitness band
From the makers of one of the most popular gps devices on the market, comes the Garmin vA vofit .
In Carriage Horse Fight, the Daily News Is Really Having Trouble Keeping Fact and Opinion Separate
On April 16, the New York Daily News announced they were wading into the carriage horse fight full-force, launching a campaign to save the citys beloved carriage horses, as an editorial published that day put it.
6 killed, 9 missing in avalanche on Everest
An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to climb the worlds highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine missing, officials said.
Prefrontal white matter in pathological liars
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New Jersey DMV sued for allowing a Baptist, but not an 8theist, vanity plate. Who the hell wors(...)
After female camel who lives on farm with no male camels gives birth, farmer asks nervously, "W(...)
German hipsters proclaim stuffed deer heads the next big thing as they listen to obscure Schlag(...)
May 3, 8pm: STL Fark Party 2: Electric Boogaloo (UPDATED)
Set up a Twitter account making fun of the mayor of Peoria, Illinois? Yeah, enjoy having the co(...)
Horrible, stupid man stops doing awful thing
People are trotting out of food safety summit
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Feliz Pascua
Fanesca is a traditional soup from Ecuador and is a special soup or stew because it is only prepared once a year during Easter. From a blog of Ecuadorian dishes by Layla Pujol. A few ceviches.
Rose Rose I Love You
In 1952 Malaya, cabaret dancer Rose Chans bra snapped on stage. Noticing the enthusiastic response from the audience, she decided to capitalise on this, and transformed herself into Malaysias first (and so far only) Queen of Striptease. (Many of these
"Be brave, but not too brave."
In Deep: The Dark And Dangerous World Of Extreme Cavers On his thirteenth day underground, when hed come to the edge of the known world and was preparing to pass beyond it, Marcin Gala placed a call to the surface.
When your line manager's recreational reading is the IBM Handbook.
How I got here in the end. Picture this: youre a former drug dealer who has turned to hacking for a living. Youre crashing in an apartment a bit older than Texas, surrounded by about seventeen computers, sleeping on a
Choose your weapon wisely
Chocolate or skis? News from the Nordic countries stranger than fiction.
A different missing plane
The International Group For Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) (previously, previouslier, MetaFilters own) now saying that recent underwater video from yet another trip to the Nikumaroro atoll does not conclusively show any evidence of plane wreckage.
The hardest word
A better way to say sorry.
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