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.
On their way to get married, a young Catholic couple is involved in a fatal car accident. The couple find themselves sitting outside the Pearly Gates waiting for St. Peter to process them into Heaven. While waiting, they begin to
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
GAZA (Reuters) - Using tunnels, mines, booby traps and snipers, Hamas fighters have inflicted record casualties on Israeli troops waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, applying years of training in urban warfare with a new tactical acumen and suicidal re …
Freshman Congressman Curt Clawson is new on the job. So when he saw senior U.S. officials Nisha Biswal and Arun Kumar at a Foreign Affairs committee meeting yesterday, he did what any Tea Party Floridian would do — he assumed
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report) — The war between Congress and the White House took a turn for the worse on Friday as House Republicans sought to prevent President Obama from ordering new office supplies.The House panel that mandated the office-supply
On Thursday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow showed how a group of Democrats in the U.S. House on Thursday mocked Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH)’s lawsuit against President Barack Obama over the Affordable Care Act by adding a series
Religious extremism is rearing its ugly ahead once again.On Tuesday, the Associated Press reported that ISIS, the Sunni extremist group that recently declared an Islamic state in parts of Syria and Iraq, has ordered shop owners in Mosul to cover
Leah Meredith had worked hard at Geico for four years and gotten several promotions, and she was up for another promotion when she got pregnant. It was a difficult pregnancy, she said, and although by the third trimester she could
Until I heard CNNs weekend interview with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and watched Bloody Sunday unfold with scores of Palestinian civilian deaths and 13 Israeli soldiers killed, I thought I had the Gaza thing pretty much figured out. It
Posting some old barn pics that I ran a few years ago, but apparently before Mrs D was on board here at Newsvine. Hope yall like them. These were taken in southern Milwaukee County and the barns pictured are probably
I have to share the surprise I found last week, the day I planned to put Mango, the Lovebird, in the parakeets cage to give his cage a much needed thorough cleaning. I almost freaked out when I saw Mel
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.
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.
The New Yorker talks with Rowdy Ronda Rousey, the worlds best female fighter, about why she loves to be hated. Ronda Rousey is the first and current UFC Womens Bantamweight Champion. Shes aggressive and unapologetic, and has a brutal arm-bar
Still shaking your head over that ridiculous Women Against a Feminism tumblr? The inimitable Bloggess weighs in with some welcome comic relief. (Time, right on schedule, helpfully pops up to explain it all for you).