One blonde says to the other, "how did you die"? "I froze to death," says the second. "That's awful" says the first blonde. "How does it feel to freeze to death?" "It's very uncomfortable at first," says the second blonde.
It never really made sense why over the course of three years I never got one comment or upvote/downvote for all of my posts. Reddit is an absolutely huge site, but after a couple years you begin to have your
My 5 Questions: As the longest serving Independent in history, why did you decide to run on the Democratic platform? What would be your first 3 initiatives as President? How do you plan to make any sort of significant change
This might be a silly question, but I know many different languages adopt different systems and rules and I got to thinking about this today when discussing a translation of a book I like. Do different languages have varying degrees
Todd Holmdahl / Conversations:Microsoft details HoloLens: spatial sound, inertial measurement unit with accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, and Holographic Processing Unit — BUILD 2015: A closer look at the Microsoft HoloLens hardware
Scott Flynn / Unity Technologies Blog:Unity announces full support for Microsoft HoloLens — Announcing Support for Microsoft HoloLens — Holograms for all! Weve expanded our strategic collaboration with Microsoft to include full support for Microsoft
Ben Thompson / stratechery:A long-winded case for replacing Dick Costolo — Twitter Needs New Leadership — Yesterday Twitter released very disappointing quarterly results, with misses on both user and revenue growth. From the Wall Street
Former bank accountant Blay, 55, who used to be a member of the Conservative Party, told our reporter that Jayawardena had been tipped to potentially be the country’s first British Asian Prime Minister.And in a vile and shocking outburst, he
There are so many places to look in a competitive market of plastic surgeons in Tampa Bay. I was lost and unsure so I found tampas best surgeons and they were so nice placing me with a great plastic surgeon
Cell phone is not only used for texting and calling anymore. Smart phones have recently replaced the function of your laptop, especially in terms of searching and purchasing online. This is the reason why Mobile Application Development Solution for Business is an
So how are Republicans spending their time in the last few days.Bowing and scraping to their fossil fuel industry donors.They have sent letters to all 50 governors telling them to ignore the Presidents Clean Power Plan, which would reduce pollution from
SEATTLE -- A man who was wrongly arrested while walking down a Seattle street with a golf club spoke out Monday. William Wingate and a legal team explained why they are ready to take the city and the officer to
There is interest in promoting greater use of qualitative methods in health care research. However, little is known about the volume or characteristics of published studies that use qualitative methods.
One of the six Baltimore officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray filed a motion in court today defending the legality of Grays arrest. Grays confrontation with the police ended up with the 25-year-old dead while in police custody.
If youve been following the news, I dont think I have to go into detail on what happened over the weekend. A quick recap - six Perodua Myvis belonging to a club were allegedly racing on the DUKE highway, and
In covering the failed terrorist attack at a Prophet Mohammad cartoon event in Texas, NBC neglected to describe the two gunmen on Monday evening as Islamic extremists or terrorists while all three English networks prominently touted the Southern Poverty Law
Skelos and his 32-year-old boy, Adam, were both arrested Monday on corruption charges, the New York Times reports -the result of a year-long investigation into just how far a dad might go for his good-for-nothing kid. The charges against Senator
The 25-year-old NYPD sergeant who was shot over the weekend in Queens has passed away Monday morning, according to reports . Brian Moore , who worked out of the NYPDs 105th Precinct in Queens, was shot in the cheek on
This web app allows you to explore the Mandelbrot set interactively...just click and zoom. I had an application like this on my computer in college, but it only went a few zooms deep before crashing though.
While I was in Arizona, I had the opportunity to take a few portraits of some lovely folks -- women who I met through blogging, and who have since become dear friends. One of them is the woman above: ADriane,
Constables Andewale Smith and Kemo Walsh who were killed on Sunday, May 3 in what appears to be a case of murder/suicide in White River, St Ann. The names of the two policemen who died while at a party in
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. A better understanding of the health status of older inpatients could underpin the delivery of more individualised, appropriate
That the bout came a few years-and two Manny Pacquiao losses-too late did not prevent it from earning a Fight of the Century label in marketing copy. The suboptimal timing, in all likelihood, will not prevent it from setting a
Mayweather used his reach and his jab Saturday night to frustrate Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in their welterweight title bout. Mayweather remained unbeaten in 48 fights with a win that cemented his legacy
One of four ducks captured for treatment after the April 11 bunker fuel spill from a freighter in English Bay. Three of the birds, two buffleheads and an American wigeon, were released in good condition.
ICHIs song GO GAGAMBO opens with a universally recognisable mosquito hum, then proceeds with a catchy, familiar-sounding bass line, strummed out on a long, thin insect-like home-made instrument, while the vocals are punk-like, small and high-pitched, in the language of
Pfft. . . A real man just craps his pants and asks if anyone has a problem with it. The anthropologist Horace Miner once wrote about the Nacirema, a strange North American people he said all perform the exact same
Alfonso Muskedunder , an animated video by Bendik Kaltenborn and Espen Friberg for the song by Norwegian DJ, songwriter, and record producer Todd Terje. A 60s jazz influenced (yes thats 7/8 time) hodge-podge with 4 additional remixes (soundcloud) and a
In keeping with sweet music videos evening here on Metafilter, please take a moment to appreciate the sheer number of hours and sore thumbs it must have taken to make Son Luxs new video for Change is Everything.
So the Scottish National Party is nationalist and socialist. Does this mean they are secretly fascists? In what sense are national socialists socialist? Were The Nazis Right-Wing? – or – Weimar Culture: The Insider As Outsider
Lives are literally at stake. I have been on both sides of this issue, having spent 7 years as a plainclothes narcotics detective. I have arrested or charged many addicts and dealers. Ive never arrested a tobacco addict, nor have
The LEGO Friends series has received a lot of criticism (previously) since it was released over three years ago, but as any fan of LEGO will tell you: Parts is Parts. And its what you do with them that makes
The Surprising Link Between Fjords and Carbon While fjords make up just one tenth of one percent of the oceans surface area they account for about 11 percent of the carbon locked away in marine sediments each year ... More
The administration of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, in rejecting Professor Steven Salaitas appointment without demonstrating cause, and in doing so only after the appointment had been approved and
Q: What do the US, Somalia, and South Sudan have in common? A: Its totally cool to put kids in jail forever.At 38, Adolfo Davis is re-sentenced to life imprisonment as an accomplice to a gang murder when he was
The Whitney museum says, Isnt it wonderful – we have 30% women in the new collection! says the activist known as Frida Kahlo. And were saying, why is that something to be happy about – 30%? Where is the other
China rates its own citizens - including online behaviour: The Chinese government is currently implementing a nationwide electronic system, called the Social Credit System, attributing to each of its 1,3 billion citizens a score for his or her behavior. The
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Fucking Inappropriate. No matter what I do, it always ends this way. The money gets spent. The whiskey runs out. The hangover always comes, and the show is always over. TW for graphic discussion of combat, PTSD, pretty much everything
Jellies (molded gelatin desserts, for non-UK types) all have distinct personalities and everybody relates to a different one. The Jelly Film lets your dessert dance, with charming results. Associated NOWNESS article.