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Chimpanzees have stronger long-term memory than we ever assumed - they will travel for hours to(...)
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TIFU by shining a laser in my brother's butthole...
Like most of the TIFU stories this didn't happen today, but rather 5 years ago when I was about 12 years old. My brother (we'll call him Mike) and I were in my room late at night, bored when he
The graphics in Fifa 15 are so lifelike!
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I Threw My GoPro in the Air 10 Times and Hoped For the Best
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My friend was in a pet shop and saw these birds
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A guide for pairing wine and cheese.
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Chris Pratt Talks About The Time He Showed Amy Poehler His Penis
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Alibaba Invests $120M in Mobile Gaming Co. Kabam at Valuation More Than $1 Billion (Lizette Cha(...)
Lizette Chapman / Wall Street Journal:Alibaba Invests $120M in Mobile Gaming Co. Kabam at Valuation More Than $1 Billion … Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is backing another California startup, announcing
Google Details Problems With Handling Right to Be Forgotten Requests (Mark Scott/New York Times)
Mark Scott / New York Times:Google Details Problems With Handling Right to Be Forgotten Requests  —  LONDON - Google says complying with Europes so-called right to be forgotten ruling is
Microsoft releases Office for iPad update with PDF exporting, presenter view, third party fonts(...)
Zac Hall / 9to5Mac:Microsoft releases Office for iPad update with PDF exporting, presenter view, third party fonts, more  —  Earlier this week Microsoft introduced an updated version of its OneNote
Wikipedia goes fully native on iOS and now lets you edit articles too (Paul Sawers/The Next Web)
Paul Sawers / The Next Web:Wikipedia goes fully native on iOS and now lets you edit articles too  —  As one of the biggest brands on the Web, Wikipedia needs
IE 11 on Windows Phone will soon support non-standard web features akin to iOS and Android (Pau(...)
Paul Thurrott / SuperSite for Windows:IE 11 on Windows Phone will soon support non-standard web features akin to iOS and Android  —  Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1: Internet Explorer  — 
Hulu Plus Android app update offers users more free content including Hulu Originals (Jordan Ka(...)
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:Hulu Plus Android app update offers users more free content including Hulu Originals  —  Hulu announced today that its updating its Android users to offer both smartphone
LinkedIn Beats The Street In Q2 On Sales Of $511M, EPS Of $0.51 (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:LinkedIn Beats The Street In Q2 On Sales Of $511M, EPS Of $0.51  —  With social networks Facebook and Twitter handily beating analyst estimates for Q2 earnings,
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Cruz Missile: Tea Party Senator Helps Sink Border Bill
House Speaker John Boehner is reaping dissent sown by Republican Senator Ted Cruz -- and that’s working just fine for Cruz.Boehner was forced to abandon a planned vote today on a bill to address the crisis of undocumented children coming
Israeli Slaughter is not self-defense: The brutal Israeli assault on Gaza and the corruption of(...)
We are witnessing the unspeakable, again. Are there any words left adequate to the abomination of Israel’s ongoing onslaught on Gaza, an assault that is proceeding with dismal predictability, and that is, in fact, a repetition and an escalation rather
Scott Walker Supporter Charged With Major Voter Fraud Claims Amnesia
The only example of voter fraud that the Wisconsin Supreme Court cited Thursday when it upheld a state voter ID law signed by Gov. Scott Walker (R) was allegedly committed by a Walker supporter. It was also a type of
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Supreme Court Will Take A Gay Marriage Case – Suggests Decision Date - T(...)
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the nations highest court will definitely take a same-sex marriage case, and she suggests when the country will know the future of marriage equality.
Special Hospital Unit Readies for Ebola Patient
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When your computer won't turn on
A lot of problems can keep a computer from booting Windows (or any other operating system). Fortunately, you can get a pretty good idea by noting how and when the PC fails. If you press the power button and nothing
GOP Gov. Candidate's Press Conference Goes Terribly Wrong
The cognitive dissonance of the establishment is on full display here. GOP Gov. Candidate Tom Foley shows up at a mill thats closing to highlight Dan Malloys failed policies but ends up just blaming the workers for not trying hard
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Metro Police ID officers in shooting of suspect in fatal home attack
Metro Police have identified two officers in Tuesdays fatal shooting of a suspect in a carjacking and attacks at two Las Vegas houses where a homeowner was killed and two women were critically injured.
Ottawa County prosecutor will take up case against former Kent County prosecutor on sex crime c(...)
The 61-year-old former Kent County prosecutor charged with assault and criminal sexual conduct has decided not to represent himself as he faces as much as 10 years in prison.
Saluting our 999 heroes
They work unsocial hours under immense pressure. Like most public sector workers, they have seen their pay cut in real terms for quite a few years in a row.
HTC's latest J Butterfly is a supercharged One M8 in a waterproof body
Japanese carrier KDDI has just announced a new HTC J Butterfly , a handset which resembles the HTC One in specs but with features aimed at its home market.
Gunman Opens Fire On Mobile Home in North Carolina, Killing Two
A North Carolina man is dead following a shootout with authorities after opening fire on a mobile home, killing two people.
Murder, rape charges and no bail for Philly carjackers accused of killing 3 kids
Police were searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit to raise money for their church, killing three kids and critically injuring their mother and the carjacking victim.
Driver charged with vehicular homicide in death of Cleveland Heights rabbi
Semi driver Cesar A. Ubaldo of Hoboken, N.J., is charged in Cleveland Heights Municipal Court in the May 29 collision that killed Rabbi Yehuda Cohen.
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Sideshow Bob arrested for trying to burn down his ex-girlfriend's house
Sex offender inmate claims he's being punished for watching HBO, says he's not some filthy Lann(...)
'Hello, Control? This is Car 57. I have a vehicle here that looks like a shark. What's the lega(...)
Your new global warming term: 'nuisance flooding' from high tides - which has increased 325 per(...)
You know who's not on American paper dollars? Women. Specifically, Kim Kardashian
The 75th Annual DragonCon Fark Party - Saturday, August 30, 1pm at Big Kahuna, Atlanta, GA
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Armored and Adorable
In case of cute emergency, here is a three-banded armadillo named Rollie playing with his favorite toy.
social inequality breeds game
Cockblocked by Redistribution: A Pick-up Artist in Denmark Unlike in America, where bestsellers goad already overworked and underpaid women to Lean In even further, the assumption in Denmark is that feminism is a collective goal, not an individual pursuit. Danish
TV: Rewind and Rehash
Are you combing Netflix trying to find all the TV shows you missed the first time around? Or maybe you just want to take a nostalgia trip and revist all of the great television that is gone but not forgotten?
FPP: Foundation Paper Piecing
Many types of quilt blocks can be built by stitching together simple geometric shapes. Then theres paper (sometimes called foundation) piecing. Paper piecing is an old technique (wikipedia suggests very old) thats been steadily developing over the past few decades
Where Techy Meets Pretty
Who knew structural engineering could be so sweet? Justina Yang is the paper engineer behind Fiber Lab, a design studio located in her sunroom. She creates paper art, décor, bracelets, bowties, and lamp shades. In her short videos, she demonstrates
Smackdown 1973
Behold the five Oscar-nominated Supporting Actresses of 1973: a bitchin babe (Candy Clark), a pint-sized con-artist (Tatum ONeal), a possessed teenager (Linda Blair), a selfish carnival dancer (Madeline Kahn), and a vinegary New York institution (Sylvia Sidney). A roundtable discussion
R.I.P. Harun Farocki
Legendary experimental filmmaker Harun Farocki, whose films and installations critiqued institutions of power and explored complicated relationships with the image, passed away yesterday at the age of 70. Official site. At Film Studies For Free.
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