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'Super Troopers 2' Officially a Go After Crowdfunding $4.4 Million
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Scientists prove vampire squirrels of Borneo have fluffiest tails in the world
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This breakfast menu uses the 'Archer' font
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A different kind of beauty. Twilight on the Tundra, Alaska.
When I was a kid, people got really pissed if you read their diaries. These days, kids put thei(...)
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Mata Hari, 1910s
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Lack of women in the estimated 96% male Bitcoin community is a major hurdle to widespread adopt(...)
Felix Salmon / Fusion:Lack of women in the estimated 96% male Bitcoin community is a major hurdle to widespread adoption  —  Why Bitcoins male domination will be its downfall  — 
How Uber customizes its approach for overseas: auto-rickshaws in India, Lamborghinis in Singapo(...)
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:How Uber customizes its approach for overseas: auto-rickshaws in India, Lamborghinis in Singapore, designated driver service in Colombia  —  This Is How Uber Hopes To Take Over
Nokia says it currently has no plans to manufacture or sell consumer handsets, but is looking i(...)
Jussi Rosendahl / Reuters:Nokia says it currently has no plans to manufacture or sell consumer handsets, but is looking into returning to the smartphones business by brand-licensing  —  Nokia denies
Nike and Under Armour pour money into health tracking to develop connections with customers, re(...)
Drew Harwell / Washington Post:Nike and Under Armour pour money into health tracking to develop connections with customers, recommend products based on exercise data, reach new markets  —  Why Nike
Xiaomi Boosts Its Business In India With Strategic Investment From Tata Sons Head (Jon Russell/(...)
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:Xiaomi Boosts Its Business In India With Strategic Investment From Tata Sons Head  —  Xiaomi is making a push to be a local player in India.  Days
Xiaomi expects revenue from mobile services, such as games and a payments app, to more than tri(...)
Eva Dou / Wall Street Journal:Xiaomi expects revenue from mobile services, such as games and a payments app, to more than triple this year to nearly $1B  —  Xiaomi Sees
AWS revenue confirms Amazon's cloud computing dominance as Microsoft and Google give chase (New(...)
New York Times:AWS revenue confirms Amazons cloud computing dominance as Microsoft and Google give chase  —  With Amazon Atop the Cloud, Big Tech Rivals Are Giving Chase  —  Amazon unveiled
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Tattoos
The tattoo is a personal artistic statement.    The wearer emphasizes the statements importance by choosing to make a virtually permanent change to the appearance of their skin.  In the past the tattoo was a single, often discrete icon.   Today, ho …
Am I My Brother's Keeper?
Am I my brothers keeper? Probably so, if you are asking about my blood brother.  Probably not as much, when speaking in a broader sense.  But still, every once in a while an opportunity arises to help out a person in need
Rep. Steve King Proposes Legislation That Proves He Knows Almost Nothing About The Constitution
The Republican “love” for our Constitution is a fairly fickle thing. While they claim to be the party for Constitutional values, their policies and stances on many issues say otherwise.By Allen Clifton
Clinton Foundation acknowledges missteps, commits to transparency - The Washington Post
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Aipac vs. Pro-Israel Republicans -
Aipac supports Corkers bill as is. Earlier this year, it quietly dropped its campaign to get Congress to pass new sanctions on Iran latched onto a previous version of the chairmans legislation. Corkers new bill, which has added concessions to Obama, would
Cocaine Suspect Fled, Left Ankle Monitor On Cat
APRIL 24--A Mexican citizen facing U.S. cocaine trafficking charges is being hunted by federal agents after he slipped out of a court-ordered GPS monitoring bracelet and placed the device on his cat, a ruse that allowed him to flee from
This is What a $24 McDonald's Burger Looks Like
Someone actually did it. Someone went to the Downers Grove McDonald’s and used the Create Your Taste kiosk to make the most monstrous hamburger ever served under the golden arches (probably).By Morgan Searles
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Reports: Man Shot and Killed by NYPD at East Village Halfway House
NYPD officers shot and killed a man as they tried to arrest him Saturday afternoon at a halfway house in the East Village, the New York Post reports . Police said the man was wanted on a robbery charge.
Should You Get A Bob Or Lob?
When it comes to chopping off your hair, the difference between a lob and a bob is just a few inches. A lob is a longer bob with subtle layers that end right above the shoulders.
Photo: Distillery owner George Racz, right, poses with me
Distillery owner George Racz, right, poses with members of the Grape Expectations wine making school after presenting them with a barrel head award during the first St. George Day Spring Whiskey Barreling celebration at the Las Vegas Distillery in Henderson
How to predict your success in advance
People often ask me if their new business idea will succeed or not. Of course, the only way to know for sure is to ship the idea and see what happens.
New Balance M996CMB
Red accents as seen on the big N logo and and black bottom sole adds the resounding touch to the stylistically coherent shoe.
WordPress 4.2 is outa
It was actually released a day or two ago, but I didnt have the brain capacity to do anything with it at the time. Anyway, its out now, with some new toys and general improvements.
A comparison of arthropod abundance and arthropod mediated predation services in urban green spaces
Little is known about the ability of different types of urban green spaces to support biodiversity and provide ecosystem services. * In this study, we compared the abundance of beneficial arthropods and measured predation services in two different types of
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We tend to be more reasonable adults when it comes to our music choices after adolescence. O rly
64mph in a 50mph zone? That will be $58,000. Your local speed camera operator was last seen dro(...)
Elderly man cremated at cemetery
"While an individual may find comfort in having a robot or digital double impersonate a decease(...)
"Music giant Spotify believes it has pinpointed the average age of midlife crises, and it is yo(...)
As if "helicopter parents" weren't bad enough, now we have "drone parents" using drones to keep(...)
Putin plans to send his mechanized forces to Berlin
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November: The Able Archer Wargames take place in Belgium
ICBM is a game that allows you to take on the role of a Deputy Missile Combat Crew Commander. Set in November 1983, during the Able Archer war games, it aims to accurately simulate shifts at a bunker beneath Ellsworth
Distinctly Emasculated
Hemingway used fiction to broadcast his virility after a sexually confusing childhood. Both were more sexually fluid than their contemporary reputations suggest. Cody C. Delistraty in The Paris Review
Denim cut-offs, floral garlands, fashion wellies - you know the drill
As a music fan, what I find even more worrying is that these festival fashion features only perpetuate the myth that women are incapable of enjoying music for musics sake. More than that: these features are flat-out telling us were
The Asshole Factory
They are designed to disinfect us of our fragility. To cleanse us of our flaws. To disinfect us of weakness. Love, grace, mercy, longing, forgiveness, passion, truth, nobility, dreams. Their objective is to stamp all that out; to eradicate it;
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The Random Startup Website Generator is brought to you by a pair of Georgia Tech computer science students. via Slashdot
Korean with a side of litigiousness
So what does this curious tale of a mediocre restaurant prove? It proves that in Londons modern restaurant business, the combination of furiously high costs, reputations and big egos can be explosive. Indeed only one thing is clear to me.
the lifecycle of discarded clothes
Unravel Maybe the water is too expensive to wash them: a short documentary on how Indian women recast and recycle the clothes the West throws away
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