Original Post: http://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/2b8uo3/my_grandfather_is_a_holocaust_survivor_that_is/ My name is Max Glauben. I am a survivor of the Holocaust, the Warsaw Ghetto and its uprising, Majdanek, Budzyn, Mielec, Wieliczka, Plaszow, Flossenburg Concentration Camps and the "Death March to Dachau". Please, no questions about Israel/Gaza.
Andrew Chung / Reuters:Bose sues Beats over headphone noise-cancellation patents — (Reuters) - High-end sound system and headphone maker Bose Corp is going after the newer kid on the block, Beats Electronics, with a lawsuit
Bloomberg:IBM Said to Reject Globalfoundries Offer for Chip Unit — International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)s talks to sell its money-losing chip-manufacturing operations to Globalfoundries Inc. have ended after the two
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:Bose Picks A Patent Fight With Apples Beats Over Noise-Cancelling Headphones — Bose has sued Apple-owned Beats over patents it holds related to noise-cancelling headphones, according to
Julian Hattem / The Hill:House votes to allow cellphone ‘unlocking’ — The House on Friday passed legislation allowing people to “unlock” their cellphones and switch from one carrier to another, sending the bill to the
Paige Thelen / Lyft Blog:Lyft to launch 7pm tonight in NYC, drivers will need taxi commission licenses, company “will pause operations” in Buffalo and Rochester by August 1st — Lyft Launches in NYC — Tonight,
RT:Russian Interior Ministry offers $111k to crack TOR network — Russias Interior Ministry is offering $111k for a technological solution that would allow police officers to identify internet surfers who
Stephan Doerner / Wall Street Journal:Germanys Rocket Internet looking to raise up to $4.7B in IPO on Frankfurt Stock Exchange — Germanys Rocket Internet Eyes Possible Frankfurt IPO — Company Looking to Raise Up to
Chinese herbal medicine is not based on mainstream Western concepts of medical diagnosis and treatment. It treats patients’ main complaints or the patterns of their symptoms rather than the underlying causes. Practitioners attempt to prevent and treat imbalances, such as
Judeo Fascist war mongering genocidal state of Israel rejected another ceasefire proposed by its biggest supporter US. Judeo-Fascists state Israel seems not to be yet satisfied with blood spilling of women and children it has been doing for …
Michele Bachmann, who is famed for her homophobic views, has said that gay people want to sexually abuse children.During conservative radio show Faith & Liberty, the Minnesota congresswoman said: “I think also they want to abolish age of consent laws, whic …
originally published hereAuthor Brad Parks and I share some things in common. I’ll admit from the start that this may be a conflict-of-interest and why I’ve always look forward to reading his books. However, it doesn’t seem like I’m the
The tunnels that Hamas has dug under Gaza’s border with Israel -- tunnels designed not for commerce, but for kidnapping -- reportedly contain tranquilizers and handcuffs, seemingly meant to be used by Hamas terrorists to gain physical control over Israelis
Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Friday for a resolution that would bar President Barack Obama from sending U.S. troops for any sustained combat role in Iraq without congressional authorization. The House adopted the resolution by
MERRICK - Cpl. Kevin Vaughn, a wounded veteran that served time in Afghanistan, received news that he will be getting a newly built house in his honor.The construction of the home is made possible by the Building Homes for Heroes
I FEEL your pain.These words are famously associated with Bill Clinton, who as a politician seemed to ooze empathy. A skeptic might wonder, though, whether he truly was personally distressed by the suffering of average Americans.Can people in high positions
Despite more than two weeks of intense shelling that has claimed nearly 700 Palestinian lives and sent more than 100,000 people fleeing from their homes, many insist that they want their leaders to keep fighting until they achieve Hamas militants
At a fundraiser this week, President Obama told supporters, “I’d love nothing more than a loyal and rational opposition, but that’s not what we have right now.” Apparently, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) wasn’t amused. “The self-pity that Obama con …
The fate of a New York parolee charged with killing a Long Island police officer and fatally shooting a motorist during an alleged carjacking is in the hands of a jury after the panel heard closing arguments Friday .
The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israels 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West Bank,
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It is true what will the jury here at trial officer broke was there anything about this your interrogation your interview with the suspect that make you concerned that height be the white one got there was he confessed to
Sudden cardiac arrest happens when all of a sudden your heart stops beating, your blood no longer circulates to the brain and other organs, you stop breathing, you have no pulse, and it happens so suddenly you were caught without
The memory giant will use some of the proceeds to extinguish its obligations for 1.875% convertible notes due 2031, a move that could include payments in settlement of conversions of or to repurchase or redeem such notes.
This Weekend, The New York Times went all in for poetry. In addition to six — count em — articles about poetry in the Review, the Times also included an entire panel in its Room for Debate section in which
Researchers from the Netherlands invited 927 novice runners with different pronation types to run in the same model of neutral shoes. After a year, they found that Foot pronation is not associated with increased injury risk in novice runners wearing
Jason Blum—producer of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, Sinister, The Purge, The Bay, and Oculus—participated in an interesting interview at SXSW Film 2014 about his model of producing high-quality low-budget horror films for wide release. The video is almost an hour long,
Shatteringly Beautiful: The Glass Dresses of Diana Dias-LeãoDiana Dias-Leão combined her fashion design and glass making skills to create couture dresses made of glass, ceramics, wire and silken yarns to stunning effect. Beautiful, but how do you wear a breakable dress? Well, you dont. These were
To help us all relax before the weekend - have a few links celebrating the dulcet tones of Morgan Freeman. THE MAN HIMSELF:* From HLN network - A morning news anchor asks Morgan to read the definition of twerking.* During
Relieving poverty is charitable, but preventing it is not. Oxfam Canada, while renewing its charitable status, got into an argument with the Canadian Revenue Agency over its purpose. This decision by the CRA seemingly relies on a 12 year old
In May, David Barron was confirmed as a judge in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, after a half-hour filibsuter by Rand Paul, and opposition stemming from a confidential memo (previously) he wrote, justifying the use
The images vary widely, but they tend to be very strange and even disturbing—overt sexual acts, defecation, monsters, human-monster hybrids, animals acting like humans. Theres also examples of clergy behaving very badly, the sort of thing you would not expect
So what is going on here? Should we be reassured that critics are sticking loyally by a work they admire regardless of sales, or bemused that something is being presented as a runaway commercial success when in fact it isnt?
Reelgirl: Slut-shaming Princess Leia or protecting childhood from adult sexuality?HitFix: The Terrible Unspoken Implications Of Star Wars Slave Leia Bitchflicks - Princess Leia: Feminist Icon or Sexist Trope?Tor - Carrie Fishers Sound Thoughts on Princess Leia in 1983 (discusses &
Last week, Pando.coms Mark Ames posted an article on the efforts of the GOP to recruit in Silicon Valley using libertarianism as a wedge and the history of libertarian links, particularly through Reason magazine, to racism. Reason responded, calling Ames
The North American Vexillogical Association guides you through the 5 Basic Principles of Flag Design, citing examples of good and bad flags. Badflags, however, focused on the latter -- the most vexing examples in vexillology.
The success of 24 was just one innovation of the 00s that helped change the TV landscape into what were living with today. Another was the rise of the premium cable drama. The Sopranos wasnt HBOs first original series, but
The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center presents an experiment in cultural democracy – the first crowdsourced photo gallery of the Asian Pacific American experience around the world as lived on one day: May 10, 2014. The day was May 10,
On July 18th, Russian researchers launched a Foton-M satellite in hopes of study how reptiles reproduce in a zero-g environment. They lost the ability to send commands to the biosatellite later that same day.