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Marshawn Lynch with a 79 yard 'Beast Mode' Touchdown vs Cardinals.
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Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack
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My friend filmed a Google car passing him, then found the image the car took of him as it drove by.
TIL Atari programmers met with Atari CEO Ray Kassar in May 1979 to demand that the company trea(...)
her own kleenix bed.
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Pope Francis issued a blistering critique Monday of the Vatican bureaucracy that serves him, de(...)
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Oracle buys Datalogix, beefs up digital marketing cloud (Larry Dignan/ZDNet)
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:Oracle buys Datalogix, beefs up digital marketing cloud  —  Summary:Oracles acquisition of Datalogix complements the purchase of BlueKai and rounds out its data cloud.  —  Oracle on
Coin, Wocket, Plastc: The all-in-one cards trying to sprint ahead of Apple Pay (Megan Geuss/Ars(...)
Megan Geuss / Ars Technica:Coin, Wocket, Plastc: The all-in-one cards trying to sprint ahead of Apple Pay  —  Right now the United States is entering a transition period when it comes to how we buy
China condemns cyberattacks, but does not mention North Korea
Reuters:China condemns cyberattacks, but does not mention North Korea  —  (Reuters) - China has said it opposes all forms of cyberattacks, but it stopped short of directly condemning the hacking
I work at Sony Pictures. This is what it was like after we got hacked. (Andrew Nusca/Fortune)
Andrew Nusca / Fortune:I work at Sony Pictures.  This is what it was like after we got hacked.  —  An employee* in the Los Angeles office of Sony Pictures Entertainment
Google still surfaces news in search results in Spain after shutting down its News site (Danny (...)
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:Google still surfaces news in search results in Spain after shutting down its News site  —  How Google News Lives On In Spain Despite Being
Skype Translator hands-on: fairly accurate speech recognition, but translation needs work (Darr(...)
Darren Orf / Gizmodo:Skype Translator hands-on: fairly accurate speech recognition, but translation needs work  —  Skype Translator Hands-On: Close But No Babel Fish  —  When Skype announced its real-time translation
Microsoft removes unofficial Snapchat apps from the Windows Phone store (Rich McCormick/The Verge)
Rich McCormick / The Verge:Microsoft removes unofficial Snapchat apps from the Windows Phone store  —  Photo messaging service disables unofficial API to increase security  —  Microsoft has removed a host
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In ND, countdown looms for $5.3B oil tax break: Low prices could trigger exemptions
Tumbling U.S. oil markets hit an important and obscure milestone on Thursday, closin for the first time at a price that could trigger a $5.3 billion, two-year tax break for North Dakota oil drillers as soon as next summer.Under a
US: San Antonio Republicans call for repeal of 'pro-homosexal' laws · PinkNews
The Republican party in San Antonio has called for the repeal of “pro-homosexual” laws.A resolution to be discussed by the executive committee of the Bexar County Republican Party launches a direct attack on the city’s equal rights ordinance, which provides
Collector Amasses Everything from Dinosaur Egg to Capone's Car
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McCain blasts new Cuba policy as illegal
No one, other than McCain, is suggesting the Cuba change violates the law. It seems unlikely even the senator himself agrees with his own rhetoric.
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Carly Fiorina ramping up long-shot bid for White House - San Jose Mercury News
Carly Fiorina blazed a trail as the first woman to lead a Fortune 20 company, but the former CEO of Hewlett-Packard now seems to have an even bigger first-ever achievement in mind.Josh Richman
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Police Aren't Under Attack. Institutionalized Racism Is.
According to Ecclesiastes, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose.” For me, today, that means a time to seek justice and a time to mourn the dead. More Race Concerns Americans More Than It
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My Swing
The URC is near the top of your sternum. Consider that it is a lot closer to whatever your swing center would be if there was one swing center in the golf swinga and if your hips go forward, and
2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself
The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two pigs in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric
Two New York City Cops Shot 'Execution Style' in Revenge Attack...
Two New York City Cops Shot Execution Style in Revenge Attack for Eric Garner Two NYC police officers were assassinated Saturday afternoon as they sat in their police car in Brooklyn, NY. Without any warning, a gunman shot dead officers
Too many fittings going on
They manufacture stock clubs based on average static measurements, like height and wrist to floor. Problem is, fittings need to be done dynamically, because what really matters is how the club is brought down at impact.
Christmas Crack
Line 1 large or 2 small jelly-roll pans with aluminum foil, spray with nonstick spray and arrange the saltines salt-side down in a single layer.
Some high resolution woodtype
Does anyone know if there is a large online library of scanned woodcut typefaces to download as high res TIFFs? Dont know about complete fonts, but Dover Publications publishes books of copyright-free decorative letters. Some may be from woodcuts.
A day in the life of a hospitalist
I am a young hospitalist who is 16 months into my role at an urban academic medical center. Unlike many of my more-senior colleagues who found their way to hospital medicine by circumstance, luck, or as a second-career path, I
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Hackers have taken over South Korean nuclear plants, storylines from crappy 80s movies
Argentine judge makes history - declares orangutan a 'non-human person' and is entitled to all (...)
Nevada Senator proposes bill to allow dogs in bars. Your dog wants a vodak on the rocks
BBC reporter stands too close to burning opiates. Bad reporting. Good giggling
Photoshop this blessing
You may get a better night's sleep if you live in a glass house. Just don't throw any stones
Instead of being called brats, woman proposes that children born into military families who oft(...)
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10 years of podcasting and it still sucks
Mathowie discusses what could be better about podcasting.
So you're tired of sugar cookies for the Holidays, eh?
Step One: Go watch forty seconds of this sketch from the MST3k episode The Mole People. Step Two: Go below the fold. Servo: You wanna get busy, Mike? Were in charge of the bake sale for Lawgiver Days.Mike: Well, I
Writing "Good Omens"
Neil Gaiman talks about writing Good Omens - Terry Pratchett and I met in February 1985, in a Chinese restaurant. I was a young journalist. He was a former journalist and Electricity Board PR, and a writer who had just
YOU COME ACROSS A CANDIED VIOLET
inflorescence.city is a generative text/art project by Katie Rose Pipkin and Loren Schmidta bit more info about it here Loren Schmidt previously
50 years of beeping
At 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving, James Galdo and his 22-year-old son made their annual trip to a Hess (HES) gas station on New Yorks Long Island to buy the oil companys latest holiday toy truck. It marked the end of
In the arms of a stranger
In an emergency, would you hand your baby over to a stranger you had just met? In an emergency, would you hand your baby over to a stranger you had just met? This is the story of a mother who
"it might warrant discussion from others."
Small Talk What We Talk About When We Talk About The WeatherFor some tips, try Barbara Walters How to Talk With Practically Anybody About Practically Anything, via Brain Pickingsor is small talk obfuscation and evasion?
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