Cartoons and when the actors voice was used will count (i.e. Liam Neeson has Aslan). Also each character has any equipment they need to be effective. (Jedi's have lightsabers, Han Solo has the falcon, etc. etc.) EDIT: Some observations: Morgan
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:Google Drive adds support for importing OpenOffice (ODF) file formats — Google announced today that its now officially supporting ODF files in Google Drive allowing users to import all three major ODF
Sara Castellanos / Boston Business Journal:Rapid7 gets $30M to invest in new cybersecurity initiatives and expand global reach — Rapid7, a Boston-based cybersecurity firm, announced Wednesday it has secured $30 million in new equity funding
Mikey Campbell / AppleInsider:Judge rules videotaped Steve Jobs deposition to remain out of public eye — After successfully defending a long-running antitrust case related to the iPod and iTunes ecosystem,
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:ICANN e-mail accounts, zone database breached in spearphishing attack — Unknown attackers used a spearphishing campaign to compromise sensitive systems operated by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN),
New York Times:U.S. Links North Korea to Sony Hacking — WASHINGTON — American intelligence officials have concluded that the North Korean government was “centrally involved” in the recent attacks on Sony Picturess computers, a determination
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Facebooks Rooms app gets ‘Explore’ button, making it easier to discover communities — Facebooks Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use — Facebooks “Rooms” application,
Business Insider:Sony Just Cancelled The December 25 Release Of ‘The Interview’ — Sony Pictures has decided to cancel the December 25 release of ‘The Interview’ after major theaters said they wouldnt screen the movie. “We
Jack Clark / Bloomberg:Oracle Profit, Sales Top Estimates Amid Shift to Cloud — Oracle Corp. (ORCL)s profit and sales surpassed analysts estimates in its fiscal second quarter as the company moves toward delivering more software
Alex Hern / Guardian:Reddit bans SonyGOP subreddit and users for sharing leaked Sony documents, deletes posts after receiving DMCA takedown request — Reddit bans users for sharing hacked Sony documents
January Machold / Purch:Purch, owner of Toms Guide and Laptop Magazine, acquires AnandTech months after founder Anand Shimpi leaves for Apple — Purch Acquires AnandTech, Dominates Tech Expert and Enthusiast Market — Leading content and
There are no frills to be found at www.killedbypolice.net. The site is just a simple spreadsheet. The information it contains, though, is invaluable. It is a list of every single person documented to have been killed by police in the
William “Bill” Kristol is an American neoconservative political analyst and commentator. He is the founder and editor of the political magazine The Weekly Standard and a political commentator on various networks, such as Fox News.In this video, Bill Kristol defend …
Former Vice President Dick Cheney offered a spirited defense of CIA interrogation tactics used in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks and denounced a recent Senate report, which criticized those techniques, as a “crock.” But in presenting his case,
Its trading partners -- countries and businesses -- are watching with concern as Russia scrambles to tackle a deepening economic crisis, sparked by plunging oil prices and punishing international sanctions.
Far-Right Wing Sites Stoking Hate Towards Muslims Over Subway SandwichesAuthor: Erika Olson December 17, 2014 1:41 am Islamophobia has reared it’s head in the latest outrage over… sandwiches. Several right wing sites have posted about their fury at a perc …
Jaw-Dropping Conservative Racism: ‘Black Males…Have Unusually Strong Proclivities Toward Raping Females’Author: Left Wing Nation December 17, 2014 12:08 pm Ambrose Kane is a blogger. He is not famous. He is not even moderately well known. His blog is ranked …
Fact checkers at PolitiFact have named their annual Lie of the Year and credited Fox News and Republican lawmakers in Congress with its spread.Every year PolitiFact dredges through the lies told by politicians and pundits and determines a winner, so
After 18 months of secret negotiations the US and Cuba normalized diplomatic relations for the first time since 1961. As part of the talks three Cuban spies and two American assets were exchanged. However the economic embargo which makes it
On Tuesday, President Obama announced he was withdrawing a pristine and ecologically rich region of Alaska from any future oil and gas development. Using section 12 of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, Obama signed a memorandum removing Bristol Bay,
A Republican lawmaker in Missouri is introducing a bill that will require women to receive consent from the man who impregnated them before getting an abortion, Mother Jones‘s Molly Redden reports.State Representative Rick Brattin filed the bill, which st …
With theater chains defecting en masse, Sony Pictures Entertainment has pulled the planned Christmas Day release of “The Interview.”In announcing the decision to cancel the holiday debut, Sony hit back at the hackers who threatened movie theaters and moviegoers and
Criticism of Israel does not mean someone is anti-Semitic per se. Those who would have you believe otherwise are increasingly using this argument to shut down legitimate debate over the Israel-Palestine conflict.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - More than 70 years after South Carolina sent a 14-year-old black boy to the electric chair in the killings of two white girls in a segregated mill town, a judge threw out the conviction, saying the
What we have here is a failure to communicate. Rubio which I think is Perrys twin is one dumb president wannabee. He is so out of his league when speaking on issues that he really knows nothing about. No the
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.
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
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.
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
In one of the worst terrorist attacks in Pakistans history, militants belonging to the Pakistani Taliban on Tuesday launched a brazen attack on a military-run school in the city of Peshawar. Officials said the eight-hour siege left at least 141
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The CK1 family of serine/threonine kinases regulates diverse cellular processes, through binding to and phosphorylation a myriad of
Just like with adults, kids who learn how to cook tend to eat healthier foods and theyre learning a life skill that is incredibly important. Kids who are involved in the process of cooking are more apt to eat those
Taliban gunmen yesterday stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing no fewer than 145 people, mostly children. The overwhelming majority of the victims were students at the school, which instructs grades 1-10.
Spains Interior Ministry says Spanish and Moroccan police have arrested seven suspected members of a group that allegedly recruited female jihadis to send to the Iraqi-Syrian front. A ministry statement said four women, including one minor, and a man were
A Pakistani hospital official says 20 students and one soldier have been killed in a Taliban attack on a school in the northwestern city of Peshawar. Jamil Shah, a spokesman for Lady Reading Hospital, says the killed soldier was a
In this Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 file photo, U.S. Marine Pfc Joseph Scott Pemberton, a suspect in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino woman, is escorted to his detention as he arrives inside the compound of the Camp Aguinaldo
Key items I am working on is keeping left arm straight in takeaway, pelvic stability, abductor engagement, all to gain width and resistance. I tend to turn with my whole upper body and sway all over causing a dirty pull/hook.
Jackson County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Kati Rezmierskis statement was made during a Dec. 15 arraignment for Rylie Spitler, charged with open murder and felony firearm in the death of 20-year-old Patrick Spitler.
The fight, we thought, was between O2 and EE for the pot of money being waved around by BT. There was also some discussion on Three were possibly going to make a surprise outside purchase of either one to consolidate
Weve been busy bees over here at ShinyShiny, bringing you gift guides for one and all , and Friday, we gave you our guide to the best Christmas gifts for her . Now comes its sidekick, our best Christmas gifts
Five people escaped from a Sydney cafe where a gunman took an unknown number of hostages during Monday morning rush hour. Two people inside the cafe earlier held up a flag with an Islamic declaration of faith that has often
Im not sure what the original metal typeface was, but here are a few digital typefaces (with a bit of surgery on the crossbar of the It is probably from around that time and could easily be a mismatch of
Former Manchester united striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says that Tottenham Hotspur will not finish in the top four of the Premier League this season, backing Arsenal to do so instead. Manchester United legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has written off Tottenham
A suspect in the early morning shooting death of an Auburn University football player was arrested Sunday, according to police. Markale Deandra Hart, 22, was charged with murder in connection with the death of Jakell Mitchell, who was found dead
Darius Kazemi, aka @tinysubversions, is a bot-maker extrordinaire. Known for his inspiring talk on creativity and the lottery at XOXO last year, Kazemi has founded NaNoGenMo and the Bot Summit, created such wonderful Twitter Bots as Olivia Taters, For My
Are you interested in plants? The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew arent just a tourist attraction -- they also run one of the worlds leading botanical research institutes. To show off how important and fascinating modern plant science can be,
Best Ever Albums aggregates 17,000 greatest album charts to establish a statistical consensus on popular music rankings. A few presentations of that data:-What are the best ever albums overall?-How have the best ever rankings shifted over the last five years?-What
Neither Thucydides, Gibbon, von Ranke, nor Braudel ever cited a paper appearing in Geophysical Research Letters. They did not worry themselves about fluctuations in the Siberian High or the Southern Oscillation. The vast majority of more recent historians also remained
Too often, when Im using my fiber-optic space to share, vent, rant, and process the realities of being Black in America, Im faced with White people responding with comments and private messages that Im attacking, disappointing, angering, or hurting them.
A fascinating BBC Radio Seven Four xtra audio documentary about life and events in the UK in the run up to World War One. Written and narrated by Michael Portillo, but dont let this put you off. Starts with The
Alamo Drafthouse aside, not many movie theater chains have reported increased attendance in the past few years. Large chains have propped up revenues with ticket price hikes, premium concessions and drinks, but the specter of Netflix and other home viewing
A Pessimists Guide to the World in 2015. Skirmishes in the South China Sea lead to full-scale naval confrontation. Israel bombs Iran, setting off an escalation of violence across the Middle East. Nigeria crumbles as oil prices fall and radicals
Congress quietly ends federal governments ban on medical marijuana Tucked deep inside the 1,603-page federal spending measure is a provision that effectively ends the federal governments prohibition on medical marijuana and signals a major shift in drug policy. Under the
Inside Seguine Mansion, Staten Islands Eccentric Historic Home Burke lives in the Seguine Mansion on the southern tip of Staten Island, and unlike most he has full access to the mansion, which is filled with his own collection of antique
THIS YEAR STUNK. Its possible all years are this bad, but we dont think so. 2014 was simply a trashpile of world events and sewer people. The slop started piling up at the start and never slowed down. It reeks
In an unexpected move, Alan Gross is being exchanged with the (remaining) Cuban Five and the US and Cuba plan to start talks on normalizing relations. Here is the NYTs timeline of Alan Gross / Cuban Five developments.Before this announcement,
When Was The Last Time You Got Your Ass Kicked? The viral Wondermark sealion strip confounds many by casting its villain as polite with ostensibly reasonable demands, but four years prior, Alone thoroughly explains the tenets summed up in the
A few years ago radio producer Mark Vernon bought a hoard of old reel-to-reel audio tapes in a car boot sale in Derby, as a job lot with an elderly and very heavy tape recorder. Coaxing the old machine back