Texas Theater to Show 'Team America' In Place of 'The Interview'
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Me not being able to watch "The Interview" is the first real time I've ever directly been affec(...)
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ELI5: What causes us to have a random "awkward" flashback, even though that flashback had nothi(...)
I'm talking about those flashbacks you have where you cringe just thinking about it. submitted by o0StatiK to explainlikeimfive
LPT: Windows 7, Re-shake a window will return all collapsed windows back to original positions.
We all have experienced it, you’re moving a window around on your screen and you accidently shake it. Doing so collapses all other windows that are open. If you let go of the window you shook, and re-shake the same
“I can’t go into safety leaving my children among the beasts”. Principal,burned alive by (...)
Me trying to kill a fly for five minutes is the equivalent of me being chased down by a killer (...)
Assuming the lifespan of the fly is 24 hours and my lifespan is 77.4 years (U.S. male life expectancy according to Wikipedia). submitted by Tessellated_Turtle to Showerthoughts
Mitt Romney: "Sony, Please Release 'The Interview' for Free Online"
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Eurostat study finds nearly one in every five Europeans aged 16-74 has never used the internet (...)
Lisa Fleisher / Wall Street Journal:Eurostat study finds nearly one in every five Europeans aged 16-74 has never used the internet  —  1 in 5 Europeans Has Never Used the
Sony Pictures' internal systems still haven't fully recovered, forcing some employees to work w(...)
John Biggs / TechCrunch:Sony Pictures internal systems still havent fully recovered, forcing some employees to work with decades-old tech  —  Sony Pictures Employees Now Working In An Office “From Ten
Book adaptation: How Marissa Mayer fought to turn around Yahoo and lost her way (Nicholas Carls(...)
Nicholas Carlson / New York Times:Book adaptation: How Marissa Mayer fought to turn around Yahoo and lost her way  —  What Happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve Jobs 
Palo Alto Networks finds factory-installed backdoor on Android devices from China's Coolpad (Mi(...)
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:Palo Alto Networks finds factory-installed backdoor on Android devices from Chinas Coolpad  —  Manufacturers Backdoor Found on Popular Chinese Android Smartphone  —  A popular Android smartphone sold
AMC and MoviePass partner for unlimited movie subscription plan, priced between $35 and $45 per(...)
Brooks Barnes / New York Times:AMC and MoviePass partner for unlimited movie subscription plan, priced between $35 and $45 per month  —  From AMC and MoviePass, a Film a Day
Apple to instate country-specific app taxes in EU starting Jan. 1 (Mikey Campbell/AppleInsider)
Mikey Campbell / AppleInsider:Apple to instate country-specific app taxes in EU starting Jan. 1  —  In an email sent out to iTunes Connect members on Wednesday, Apple reminded developers of
Sony Has 'No Further Release Plans' for 'The Interview' (Dave McNary/Variety)
Dave McNary / Variety:Sony Has ‘No Further Release Plans’ for ‘The Interview’  —  Sony Pictures Entertainment has walked out on “The Interview,” deciding against releasing the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy
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An Evil Photo Retrospective of 2014
As the year comes to a close I thought Id share a few of my fonder memories of the year. Its really tough to pick out just a few that I really like and I have some that are better,
Throwaway Thursday - How Evil Can It Be...? Really Evil.
here we go for Throw Away Thursday 
US-Cuba relations: Global praise for normalisation of ties
Leaders in Latin America and Europe praised the courage of US President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart.Pope Francis, who played a central role in bringing the rivals together, also congratulated both men.They have agreed a number of measures to
Abused Kids Die as Officials Fail to Protect: AP Investigation
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Heck no, they wouldn't go: Scandalous pols who stuck around
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A Tweet On Women's Veils, Followed By Raging Debate In Saudi Arabia : Parallels : NPR
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H2O - Volume of world's oldest water estimated
18 December 2014 Volume of worlds oldest water estimated
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UK proposes rules for embryos made from 3 people
New rules proposed in Britain would make it the first country to allow embryos to be made from the DNA of three people in order to prevent mothers from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases to their babies. In a
Worlds best toothpick! Has a pleasing, textured surface and the perfect shape to maximize crumb-picking effectiveness from your teeth and gums. The very small, pocketable plastic case makes it easy to always have a fresh pick at hand , yet
Double jeopardy in inferring cognitive processes.
Inferences we make about underlying cognitive processes can be jeopardized in two ways due to problematic forms of aggregation. First, averaging across individuals is typically considered a very useful tool for removing random variability.
internetarchive 0.7.7
You need to supply your IAS3 credentials in environment variables in order to upload. You can retrieve S3 keys from https://archive.org/account/s3.php can be a very powerful command when used with jq , a command-line JSON processor.
NBC will live stream their broadcast programming, as long as you have a TV subscription
NBCU has joined CBS, HBO and others in offering live streaming of their broadcast programming online and on mobile devices. Unlike the aforementioned companys service, however, you will need to have a TV subscription to get access to the live
Envirotouch outlet lets you control your energy use
Most homes have a handful of appliances or electronics that keep sipping away at electricity even when youre not using them. Many electronics companies have gotten better at implementing standby power settings that curb energy use, but still many havent.
The Gunman Who Killed Six Family Members In Pennsylvania Was Found Dead Of Apparent Suicide
Bradley William Stone then locked himself in his house, then somehow managed to escape and took police on a crazy manhunt around the suburban Philadelphia area. After holding up a driver at knifepoint yesterday in Doylestown and then disappearing once
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Angry Lawsuit
If someone calls 911 and says the guy in the apartment next door is setting off bombs, this mig(...)
Five British women of varying drinking habits submit to Daily Mail test designed to prove they (...)
Church overtakes state
Jingle Bells was never meant to be a Christmas song, but a drinking song written by a 'jerk'
Two racecars known as Romeo and Juliet stolen from parking lot. Mercutio Towing believed to be (...)
Just when you thought that the anti-vaccine simpletons couldn't get any batshiat crazier.... VA(...)
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Writers can now afford butter with their Toast
Contributors to The Toast are paid a flat, one-time fee of $50 on publication. No further compensation is due, even if The Toast re-publishes the contribution. The Toast also reserves the right to edit at will.These arent ideal provisions, but
"As such, Helen herself has a beauty rating of 1.186 helens"
in the iliad helen speaks the last lament for hector. the only man in troy who showed her kindness is slain—and now, helen says, πάντες δέ με πεφρίκασιν, all men shudder at me. she doesnt speak in the iliad again.homer
The Enduring Art of the Lowcountry Basket
Grass Roots: The Enduring Art of the Lowcountry Basket (video 27:21). Sweetgrass Baskets: This basket-making tradition came to South Carolina in the 17th century by way of West African slaves who were brought to America to work on plantations. The
The rise of Bolivia's Aymara people, as seen in architecture and fashion
Bolivia has undergone a significant change under the three terms of President Evo Morales, the first president to come from the countrys indigenous majority. Members of that majority have found prosperity, increasing the prestige of indigenous design and style, as
The Best of Paul Stanleys Epic Stage Raps - the video companion piece to People, Let Me Get This Off My Chest
Spoiler: Schadenfreude
What happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve Jobs
Love before War
Theres all this talk about a manned trip to Mars. But theres another planet to consider visiting before a trip to Mars - NASA is now studying how to send people to Venus.
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