Activists to Drop 'Interview' DVDs Over North Korea Via Balloon
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You think your job is stressful?
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I think I've found the shortest work zone ever
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LPT - If you are doing mechanical work, and you're having difficulties, put your hands behind y(...)
This was my father's advice to me. It went along with another jewel: "Before you use a hammer, think twice" submitted by charlie_double_deuce to LifeProTips
Texas Theater to Show 'Team America' In Place of 'The Interview'
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Me not being able to watch "The Interview" is the first real time I've ever directly been affec(...)
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ELI5: What causes us to have a random "awkward" flashback, even though that flashback had nothi(...)
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Amazon brings one-hour delivery to New York City with Prime Now (Amar Toor/The Verge)
Amar Toor / The Verge:Amazon brings one-hour delivery to New York City with Prime Now  —  Service rolls out in select areas of Manhattan today, with other cities coming in
The Evidence That North Korea Hacked Sony Is Flimsy (Kim Zetter/Wired)
Kim Zetter / Wired:The Evidence That North Korea Hacked Sony Is Flimsy  —  A poster for the movie “The Interview” is taken down by a worker after being pulled from a display case at a
Eurostat study finds nearly one in every five Europeans aged 16-74 has never used the internet (...)
Lisa Fleisher / Wall Street Journal:Eurostat study finds nearly one in every five Europeans aged 16-74 has never used the internet  —  1 in 5 Europeans Has Never Used the
Sony Pictures' internal systems still haven't fully recovered, forcing some employees to work w(...)
John Biggs / TechCrunch:Sony Pictures internal systems still havent fully recovered, forcing some employees to work with decades-old tech  —  Sony Pictures Employees Now Working In An Office “From Ten
Book adaptation: How Marissa Mayer fought to turn around Yahoo and lost her way (Nicholas Carls(...)
Nicholas Carlson / New York Times:Book adaptation: How Marissa Mayer fought to turn around Yahoo and lost her way  —  What Happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve Jobs 
Palo Alto Networks finds factory-installed backdoor on Android devices from China's Coolpad (Mi(...)
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:Palo Alto Networks finds factory-installed backdoor on Android devices from Chinas Coolpad  —  Manufacturers Backdoor Found on Popular Chinese Android Smartphone  —  A popular Android smartphone sold
AMC and MoviePass partner for unlimited movie subscription plan, priced between $35 and $45 per(...)
Brooks Barnes / New York Times:AMC and MoviePass partner for unlimited movie subscription plan, priced between $35 and $45 per month  —  From AMC and MoviePass, a Film a Day
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Don't Jerk and Drive. And Yes, We Mean THAT Kind of Jerking
The South Dakota office of Highway Safety has had second thoughts about their latest public safety campaign, Don't Jerk and Drive, which they premiered in early December. Apparently somebody alerted them to the fact that the verb jerk can have
Quiz: Which Christmas Movie Family Is Most Like Yours?
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Hackers Win: How Sony's Decision with 'The Interview' Changes Everything
Sony Pictures has set a depressing precedent for Hollywood by pulling the release of The Interview following threats from terrorists.
ATSB Rebuffs IG Recommendation as Official MH370 Search Area Widens
December 18, 2014  By: John E. FiorentinoEver since the Independent Group (IG) made what I believe was a very irresponsible and ill founded recommendation to narrow the width of the MH370 search zone in the Southern Indian Ocean (SIO) I
Controversial fracking banned in NY - News - recordonline.com - Middletown, NY
This a great news for many in upstate NY but especially good news for the city because the water shed which supplies New York city will remain protected from this type of potential threat.
Obama Applauds LeBron James For Wearing 'I Can't Breathe' T-Shirt
Although Lebron James is known as an NBA star, hes been making a name for himself as an athlete whos concerned with social consciousness, and hes already impressed one influential figure: the president of the United States.As flagged by ABC
Here's What Hillary Clinton Said About Cuba in Her Book
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Actor Stuns CNN Host: North Korea Killing Rogen and Franco Would Be...
While discussing the decision of multiple major theater chains to drop The Interview from their film rotation following vague terrorist threats in retaliation for the comedys anti-North Korean story, actor Jay Thomas left CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin speechless with this
UK proposes rules for embryos made from 3 people
New rules proposed in Britain would make it the first country to allow embryos to be made from the DNA of three people in order to prevent mothers from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases to their babies. In a
Worlds best toothpick! Has a pleasing, textured surface and the perfect shape to maximize crumb-picking effectiveness from your teeth and gums. The very small, pocketable plastic case makes it easy to always have a fresh pick at hand , yet
Double jeopardy in inferring cognitive processes.
Inferences we make about underlying cognitive processes can be jeopardized in two ways due to problematic forms of aggregation. First, averaging across individuals is typically considered a very useful tool for removing random variability.
internetarchive 0.7.7
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.
NBC will live stream their broadcast programming, as long as you have a TV subscription
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
Envirotouch outlet lets you control your energy use
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.
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Johns Hopkins to 300 rejected applicants: You're now accepted. Nah ... just kidding
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Angry Lawsuit
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Five British women of varying drinking habits submit to Daily Mail test designed to prove they (...)
Church overtakes state
Jingle Bells was never meant to be a Christmas song, but a drinking song written by a 'jerk'
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Run Derby Run!
Derby was born with very deformed front legs... With the aid of 3-D printing, the world is moving a lot faster for him. (article here)
The Timber Joke
There was a lumberjack who chopped trees all day and would yell TIMBER just before each tree would fall... There are plenty of versions ofthe Timber jokeon YouTube, many done as part ofa beginning ASL course. Most of these retellings
Writers can now afford butter with their Toast
Contributors to The Toast are paid a flat, one-time fee of $50 on publication. No further compensation is due, even if The Toast re-publishes the contribution. The Toast also reserves the right to edit at will.These arent ideal provisions, but
"As such, Helen herself has a beauty rating of 1.186 helens"
in the iliad helen speaks the last lament for hector. the only man in troy who showed her kindness is slain—and now, helen says, πάντες δέ με πεφρίκασιν, all men shudder at me. she doesnt speak in the iliad again.homer
The Enduring Art of the Lowcountry Basket
Grass Roots: The Enduring Art of the Lowcountry Basket (video 27:21). Sweetgrass Baskets: This basket-making tradition came to South Carolina in the 17th century by way of West African slaves who were brought to America to work on plantations. The
The rise of Bolivia's Aymara people, as seen in architecture and fashion
Bolivia has undergone a significant change under the three terms of President Evo Morales, the first president to come from the countrys indigenous majority. Members of that majority have found prosperity, increasing the prestige of indigenous design and style, as
The Best of Paul Stanleys Epic Stage Raps - the video companion piece to People, Let Me Get This Off My Chest
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