I remember in High School that the students would have ringtones on their phones that were such high frequency they werent able to be heard by adults, just students. Is it possible to go deaf from being exposed to sounds
A man who had a 25 inch long penis went to his doctor to complain that he was having a problem with this rather massive instrument and has had more than one complaint. "Doctor," he asked, in total frustration, "is
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:Up to 50,000 sites commandeered via exploit of vulnerability in MailPoet WordPress plugin — Mass exploit of WordPress plugin backdoors sites running Joomla, Magento, too — As many as 50,000 websites
Exodus Intelligence:Security firm finds de-anonymizing zero-day vulnerability in Tails OS popularized by Snowden — Silver Bullets and Fairy Tails — Introduction — This week we made mention on Twitter of
Roberto Baldwin / The Next Web:LittleBits new cloudBit device adds your dumb gadgets and household appliances to the Internet of Things — The magnetically connected littleBits electronics library got a
Joseph Czikk / BetaKit:Mike McDerments FreshBooks Raises $30 Million In First Funding Round — Toronto startup FreshBooks, the online cloud accounting software for freelancers and professionals, has raised a $30 million funding round from Oak
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:Music label sues YouTube star Michelle Phan for copyright infringement; one artist whose work was apparently infringed defends her — YouTube star Michelle Phan sued over copyright
Philip Gara LaMarche is a secretive political operative who funnels billions of dollars from undisclosed donors to nonprofits and astroturf groups. But you won’t hear unhinged Harry Reid railing Queegishlyabout him on the Senate floor. Why?Here’s why: LaMa …
Confronted this week with the damning evidence, Walsh alleged that he does not remember using any of the source material he allegedly plagiarized.“I didn’t do anything intentional here,” he claimed.Mercy me, another democrat who lied!!!
U.S. health insurers will send out about $330 million in rebates to employers and individuals this summer under President Barack Obamas healthcare law, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Thursday.
Marcos and Crisly, Ana and Blanca, Fabiola and Maria Antonia.The youths were among 20 from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala who were set to appear in federal immigration court Tuesday for initial deportation hearings. But they weren’t there — 18
Conservatives often say that private charity can care for the needy without the tyranny of taxation imposed by government. This is stupid.Private charity is great, and provides life-changing services for thousands, maybe millions of people – but the funds it
Over the past few decades, the percentage of businesses owned by women has shot up, from 4.6 percent in 1972 to nearly 29 percent in 2007. But loans and government contracts havent kept pace, with women getting just $1 for every
ISREALI WAR CRIMES CONTINUE: While the world countries at UN have decided to investigate Israeli war crimes in Gaza, Israel continued its war crimes against civilians. Overnight Israeli military continued bombing defenseless civilian sites in Gaza. Despite UNs announcement for
Volunteers are joining us, he told the Newsnight programme, describing himself as one of them - a resident of the city of Moscow.It just so happened that, instead of sitting in a trench with a rifle or a machine gun,
The state prosecution has called for eight-year jail terms for Sergei Udaltsov and Leonid Razvozhayev, and they were expected to be sentenced later on Thursday. . . .Udaltsov, 37, a fiery orator with a shaven head who dressed in black
THE DISTINGUISHING feature of the latest war between Israel and Hamas is “offensive tunnels,” as the Israeli army calls them. As of early Wednesday, 28 had been uncovered in Gaza, and nearly half extend into Israel, according to Israeli officials.
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.
David Simon runs into Governor Martin OMalley on the Acela. OMalley, current governor of Maryland and former mayor of Baltimore, was one of the inspirations for Tommy Carcetti, the ambitious Baltimore politician in Simons series The Wire. OMalley hates this
Narrowly saved from the scrapyard just a few years earlier by then-mayor Dianne Feinstein, San Franciscos historic fireboat Phoenix has been credited with saving the Marina District from a blaze in the wake of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Following
Unlike most murder ballads, The Long Black Veil doesnt retell the story of an actual murder. Danny Dill and Marijohn Wilkin borrowed bits of stories about Valentino and a murdered priest and a Red Foley chorus and crafted their own
Pet Shop Boys, still going strong after over 30 years, and still as inventive as ever, debuted their orchestral pop biography in eight parts for electronics, orchestra, choir, and narrator at the BBC Proms last night. A Man From The
In 1964, less than 7% of Mississippis African Americans were registered to vote, compared to between 50 and 70% in other southern states. In many rural counties, African Americans made up the majority of the population and the segregationist white
There were a number of notable firsts for women elected to office as early as the late 1800s, and there is a significant history of women running for president and vice president in the United States, but until 1984, no
A Church Divided Over Marriage EqualityThe Churchs rules against homosexuality have divided Methodists for forty years. Attempts to abolish or even soften these rules have failed at every General Conference, the quadrennial meeting of the denomination, since they were first
Why Silicon Valley Needs The Coder Grrrls Of Double Union, The Feminist Hacker Space The lack of women in the tech world isnt just a pipeline problem--its one of rampant sexism. Enter the haven of Double Union. Like many area
Ancora Tu is an Italian phrase roughly translating to You Again. Its also the name of a classic 1976 pop song by Lucio Battisti and Mogol. In 1979 Battisti recorded an English language version called Baby Its You. Also in
...its social media that has helped build the public case against Russia in Ukraine. One example is liveuamap.com, who gather information from open sources and put it on the map using familiar Google Maps markers for a Reds (Pro-Russian) vs
Its hardly breaking news, but more and more people are questioning the race to the Ivy League that in some cases begins as early as preschool. And in addition to perpetuating the increasingly-rigid class structure in the US, the Ivy