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.
Nick Statt / CNET:Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware — The sportswear company has decided that only software has a future in the companys technology vision. That means cutting
Sam Altman:YCs new president suggests several solutions to key issues in employee stock compensation — Employee Equity — Startup employees often do not get treated very well when it comes to stock compensation. New ideas
Kim Zetter / Wired:Certificate Revocations Lists increase sharply in the wake of Heartbleed, hogging bandwidth — Heartbleed Bug Sends Bandwidth Costs Skyrocketing — The exposure of the Heartbleed vulnerability last
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:Heartbleed exploits expand to VPN devices: attackers hijack user sessions, bypassing multifactor authentication — Heartbleed maliciously exploited to hack network with multifactor authentication — Demonstrating yet
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
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
In an exclusive first reaction to Nevada Sen. Harry Reids comments calling rancher Cliven Bundy, his family and supporters domestic terrorists, Bundy stood his ground in an interview with Eric Bolling on Hannity.
A Nevada Republican legislator complained about MSNBC host Chris Hayes’ remarks regarding rancher Cliven Bundy’s cattle, yet repeatedly referred to undocumented immigrants as “terrorists” during a combative interview Friday night.“I’m not say …
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.
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But his life was not a smooth sailing boat. He had his own share of failures. He had to quit the company that he built with his own hands, and then start his life all over again from practically nothing.
A Long Island man who prosecutors charged was high on Valium when was involved in a fatal crash with a school bus - that resulted in the bus drivers death and injuries to an aide on board - was convicted
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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
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.
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
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.
Moonwalking is often attributed to Michael Jackson, but as summarized in this low resolution clip from Soccer AM, it was performed under various names in decades before MJs live television performance in 1983. Lets backslide through the years, from Cab
The United States of America is technically an Oligarchy. From the linked article: A new scientific study from Princeton researchers Martin Gilens and Benjamin I. Page has finally put some science behind the recently popular argument that the United States
The Dangers of the Monster Myth In 2012 Jill Meaghar was murdered. Today, her husband, Tom Meaghar speaks out about the dangers of the monster myth. I dreamed for over a year of how I would like to physically hurt
I was to discover, however, that there were many others who didnt share my warm and benevolent views of emerging adults. Quite the contrary. Professor Jeffrey Arnett thinks 20-somethings are unfairly maligned.
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Digger is a classic IBM PC game from 1983 made by Windmill Software. You can play it online via HTML5, online via Java or download a version for platforms both common and obscure. More ports are on the Links page.