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  • !The Dangerous Myths Surrounding Charlie Hebdo
    Critics don't seem to understand that the magazine specializes in attacking ideas, not people.
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  • !Merlin: The Medieval Embodiment Of Overcoming The Devil

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  • !Police Rethink A Long Tradition On Using Force
    Now, amid the largest national debate over policing since the 1991 beating of Rodney King in Los Angeles, a small but vocal set of law enforcement officials are calling for a rethinking of the 21-foot rule and other axioms that have emphasized how to…
    - 3 hours ago 6 May 15, 3:09pm -
  • !PayPal Wants To Make Your Body A Password
    As a part of its ‘body integration’ campaign, the payment service is working on an ingestible pill that would preserve your password in the slimiest of vessels: your stomach.
    - 4 hours ago 6 May 15, 2:09pm -
  • !The Ultimate Guide To Pinball
    From its surprising origins to tips on becoming an unstoppable player, we break down everything you need to know about the iconic analog glory of pinball.
    - 5 hours ago 6 May 15, 1:06pm -
  • !Beam: Projecting The Future
    Beam can be screwed into any ordinary light socket. The projector has the ability to turn any flat surface into a big screen. If you’re the type who says, “yeah, whatever, I don’t really care to project Netflix whilst I relax in the bath,” lu…
    - 6 hours ago 6 May 15, 12:06pm -
  • Battering The Batter
    For too long, Major League Baseball has tolerated the "tradition" of pitchers intentionally hitting the other team's players. That needs to change.
    - 7 hours ago 6 May 15, 11:06am -
  • Scientists Take First Picture Of Thunder
    For the first time, scientists have precisely captured a map of the boisterous bang radiating from a lightning strike. The work could reveal the energies involved in powering some of nature’s flashiest light shows. All it took was a kevlar-coated c…
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  • The Homeless Scientist Who Tried To Prove Selflessness Doesn't Exist
    Price’s journey from quirky Harvard dropout to delusional outcast was fueled by a desire to write his name into scientific history.
    - 7 hours ago 6 May 15, 11:06am -
  • Meet The Iraqi Jon Stewart Who Ridicules The Islamic State For A Living
    Extremism of any kind is always ripe for satire. This is perhaps why "The Al-Basheer Show" — essentially Iraq's version of Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show" — is doing so well in a country plagued by sectarian violence, government corruption, an…
    - 7 hours ago 6 May 15, 11:06am -
  • The Fraud Of War
    US troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have stolen tens of millions through bribery, theft, and rigged contracts.
    - 7 hours ago 6 May 15, 11:06am -
  • The Time The CIA Built A Fake Insect Drone
    One of the more striking items at the CIA Museum in McLean, Virginia is the insectothopter, a robotic dragonfly built to carry a miniature listening device. Developed by the agency's Office of Research and Development in the 1970s, the 3.5-inch-lon…
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  • Pacquiao Versus Mayweather: The Poison Oasis
    How Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao prepared for "The Fight Of The Century," where the fighters came from, and where we go from here.
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  • How To Fake Your Way Through The Company Softball Game
    Let’s go ahead and make one thing abundantly clear: you do not have to be good at any sport to play on your company sports team. In fact, you can actually just be straight-up bad. That said, if your company is playing softball this summer, you shou…
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  • A Chinese Company Is Replacing 90 Percent Of Its Workers With Robots
    The South China Morning Post reported today that Shenzhen Evenwin Precision Technology Co., a manufacturing company that makes cell phone parts and other electronics, is planning to replace roughly 90 percent of its 1,800-person workforce with machin…
    - 8 hours ago 6 May 15, 9:58am -

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Seal Hug, Sea World, Australia
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Seal on Barrel, Sea World, Australia
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OOTD #53 :: Goodbye, Mayfair!
OOTD #53 :: Goodbye, Mayfair!
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The Thinker
The Thinker
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Spring in Tokyo=17
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Alder Fly on Sweet Cicely
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Locked in, locked out.....
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Mercedes A Klasse. 2013_2
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Mercedes A Klasse. 2013_1
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  • Stuart Bingham: World title prize money does not mean anything
    New world champion Stuart Bingham said holding aloft the winner's trophy at the Crucible means more to him than the £300,000 prize money. Bingham, 38, became the oldest world champion since 1978 by beating Shaun Murphy 18-15 in Sheffield. He said: "…
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  • Stuart Bingham: Mark Allen's 'no bottle' jibe spurred me on to become world champion
    Stuart Bingham has revealed how a casual jibe from Northern Irish cueman Mark Allen spurred him to become world champion. Allen claimed in 2011 that Bingham had 'no bottle', but it came back to haunt the Antrim man when he lost to the Basildon potter…
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 5:33pm -
  • World Snooker Championship: Bingham beats Murphy 18-15
    Stuart Bingham beat Shaun Murphy 18-15 in a gripping final at the Crucible to win his first World Championship. Bingham began the final session with a 14-11 lead and won an epic 64-minute frame at 15-15 to close in on victory. The 38-year-old made a…
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 8:33am -
  • Norway ranks as world's best place to be a mother
    United Nations (United States) (AFP) - Norway ranks as the world's best place to be a mother, well ahead of the United States which dropped to the 33rd spot in the annual scorecard released by Save the Children on Monday. Somalia is the worst place,…
    - 2 days ago 5 May 15, 1:17am -
  • Hockey world championship: Canada beats Czechs
    After two games of "annoying" missed chances, Tyler Seguin finally got on the scoresheet. The slick winger picked up his first point at the world hockey championship with what turned out to be the game-winning goal Monday as Canada downed the host Cz…
    - 2 days ago 4 May 15, 11:50pm -
  • Buff German man, 21, is this year’s Mr. Gay World winner
    Klaus Burkart, a 21-year-old milk technician from Germany, won this year’s title of Mr. Gay World on Saturday night. Here he comes, Mr. Gay World! The muscular 21-year-old from Germany, Klaus Burkart, is this year’s winner of the all-male competi…
    - 2 days ago 4 May 15, 11:26pm -
  • World Bank's Pension Holdings Clash With Its Carbon Policies
    WASHINGTON — The World Bank indirectly invests part of its $18.8 billion employee pension fund in companies in industries like coal and tobacco, holdings that clash with the development institution’s own calls for ethical and low-carbon investing…
    - 3 days ago 4 May 15, 1:00am -
  • World Cup Stadiums Leave a Troubled Legacy in Brazil
    SÃO PAULO — Brazil spent billions of dollars renovating and building World Cup stadiums that were supposed to help modernize and improve local soccer. Almost a year after the tournament ended, the nation is still trying to figure out what to do wi…
    - 5 days ago 2 May 15, 3:00am -

Yahoo News

  • !Gunman's hashtag hinted at Texas plot
    PHOENIX (AP) — About 20 minutes before the shooting at a Texas cartoon contest that featured images of the Prophet Muhammad, a final tweet posted on an account linked to one of the gunmen said: "May Allah accept us as mujahideen," or holy warriors.
    - 3 hours ago 6 May 15, 2:39pm -
  • !California regulators approve unprecedented water cutbacks
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California water regulators adopted sweeping, unprecedented restrictions on how people, governments and businesses can use water amid the state's ongoing drought, hoping to push reluctant residents to deeper conservation.
    - 3 hours ago 6 May 15, 3:17pm -
  • U.S. probing Islamic State claims it was behind Texas cartoon attack
    By Mark Hosenball and Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. investigators were looking into claims by the Islamic State that it was behind a failed attack on a Texas exhibit of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in which two gunmen were killed, but o…
    - 14 hours ago 6 May 15, 4:14am -
  • !Police officer dies after shooting in north Idaho
    (Reuters) - A police officer died of his wounds after he was shot by a man he was trying to stop in northern Idaho on Tuesday, officials said. Coeur d'Alene police sergeant Greg Moore was making a suspicious person check on Tuesday morning when the m…
    - 3 hours ago 6 May 15, 2:55pm -
  • In Baltimore, U.S. attorney general pledges to help police reform
    New U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Tuesday met with Baltimore officials and the family of a 25-year-old black man who died of injuries sustained in police custody last month and vowed to help the city pursue police reform. Lynch visited Balti…
    - 13 hours ago 6 May 15, 5:03am -
  • Officer charged in Gray death contends arrest was legal
    BALTIMORE (AP) — One of the Baltimore police officers who arrested Freddie Gray wants the police department and prosecutor to produce a knife that was the reason for the arrest, saying in court papers that it is an illegal weapon.
    - 11 hours ago 6 May 15, 6:34am -
  • The Mike Huckabee campaign website: A review
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  • Capital murder indictment returned in U.Va. slaying case
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The man accused of abducting and killing a University of Virginia student has been charged with capital murder and a prosecutor said Tuesday she will seek the death penalty if the case goes to trial.
    - 8 hours ago 6 May 15, 10:28am -
  • Senate adopts GOP budget targeting Obamacare
    The Senate has adopted a compromise GOP budget, paving the way for an assault on President Barack Obama's health care law this summer and a partisan showdown over spending bills this fall.
    - 9 hours ago 6 May 15, 8:42am -
  • Mike Huckabee formally announces 2016 White House bid
    Huckabee, who is popular with the religious right, announced in his hometown of Hope.
    - 1 Jan 70, 7:30am -
  • Ron Paul ad predicts currency crisis, civil unrest
    The 79-year-old warns of a coming economic armageddon — one not backed up by mainstream economic projections.
    - 1 Jan 70, 7:30am -
  • Boston bomber's lawyer points to family dysfunction
    BOSTON (AP) — Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers called a Russian historian and a psychiatrist to the stand Tuesday in a bid to save the Boston Marathon bomber from the death penalty by portraying him as the product of a dysfunctional family from a turbul…
    - 15 hours ago 6 May 15, 2:54am -
  • Marine general chosen Joint Chiefs chairman
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama tapped a highly respected combat commander as his next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Tuesday, signaling that the battles against al-Qaida and Islamic State militants threatening the Middle East and t…
    - 14 hours ago 6 May 15, 3:59am -
  • Eyeing the White House again, Huckabee can’t escape lifelong anxieties about money
    Eyeing the White House again, Huckabee can’t escape lifelong anxieties about money Mike Huckabee could add a populist edge to the Republican field. Huckabee and a close friend from Arkansas, David Haak, who owns the house next door, spent months co…
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 5:00pm -
  • Garland shooting suspect's father says son 'made a bad choice'
    The father of one of the suspected gunmen in the Garland, Texas, shooting told ABC News today that his son "made a bad choice." "We are Americans and we believe in America," Dunston Simpson said. "What my son did reflects very badly on my family."
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 10:53am -
  • Obama jokes with Letterman about post-retirement life
    NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama is envisioning a future of playing dominoes with retiree David Letterman.
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 3:08pm -
  • Watch: Carly Fiorina on 2016 presidential bid
    Katie Couric talks with the GOP contender about gay marriage, Hillary Clinton, and more.
    - 5 days ago 2 May 15, 4:09am -
  • Obama-inspired foundation gets its start, with $80 million in the bank
    President Barack Obama announced Monday that a new nonprofit aimed at empowering young men and boys of color has already raised $80 million from PepsiCo, Deloitte and other corporate sponsors.
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  • Boston bomber emotional as aunt breaks down on stand
    Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev showed emotion in court for the first time on Monday, wiping his eyes as a distraught aunt was removed from the courtroom, too overcome to testify. A jury is mulling whether Tsarnaev -- found guilty last month of all c…
    - 2 days ago 5 May 15, 4:35am -
  • Obama on protests: 'There are consequences to indifference'
    NEW YORK (AP) — In a deeply personal response to outbreaks of racially motivated protests, President Barack Obama on Monday blamed a lack of opportunity in minority communities and harsher treatment of black and Hispanic men by police for fueling a…
    - 1 day ago 5 May 15, 11:37am -

Youtube

Announcement Trailer – Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition
Announcement Trailer – Disney Infinity 3.0 EditionDisney Infinity 3.0 Edition now welcomes Star Wars™ to the ever-growing collection of Marvel, Disney and Disney•Pixar characters, stories and worlds. This fall, Join Forces with some of your…
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tpirFrom:poo stickViews:313325474ratingsTime:00:45More inPeople & Blogs
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Honest Trailers - Fifty Shades of Grey (100th Episode!)

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Anna Kendrick’s Take on Shower Thoughts | Glamour Cover Star
Anna Kendrick’s Take on Shower Thoughts | Glamour Cover StarTaking a cue from Nick Offerman’s deep, meditative shower thoughts, Glamour’s cover star Anna Kendrick shares some seriously philosophical stuff of her own.Based on Reddit’s po…
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GoatZ Official Release Trailer (OUT MAY 7th!)
GoatZ Official Release Trailer (OUT MAY 7th!)That’s right. GoatZ is the latest addition to Goat Simulator and it will be the only survival game on Steam that isn’t in Early Access!*Features-Mandatory crafting system because everyone else…
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Will Ferrell as Harry Caray - David Letterman
Will Ferrell as Harry Caray - David LettermanThe late Chicago Cubs broadcaster makes a surprise appearance in Dave's audience.From:Late Show with David LettermanViews:7306961523ratingsTime:04:12More inEntertainment
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Giorgio Moroder - Déjà vu
Giorgio Moroder - Déjà vuGiorgio Moroder's "Déjà vu" ft. Sia available now! iTunes: http://smarturl.it/DejaVuiT?IQid=ytListen on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/DejaVuS?IQid=ytAmazon Music: http://smarturl.it/DejaVuAm?IQid=ytGoogle Play: http…
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Arnold Acts Out His Films In 6 Minutes
Arnold Acts Out His Films In 6 MinutesJames Corden and Arnold Schwarzenegger act out snippets from Arnold's huge film career, from Conan the Barbarian to Jingle All the Way. MAGGIE IN THEATERS AND ON DEMAND MAY 8 http://maggiethefilm.comSubscri…
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Jimmy Fallon & Jack Black Recreate "More Than Words" Music Video
Jimmy Fallon & Jack Black Recreate "More Than Words" Music VideoJimmy & Jack do a shot-for-shot remake of Extreme's "More Than Words" music video.Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aNWatch The Tonight…
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Jeremy Renner On Calling Black Widow A Slut - CONAN on TBS
Jeremy Renner On Calling Black Widow A Slut - CONAN on TBSCONAN Highlight: Jeremy doesn’t back down from his off-color joke about Scarlett Johansson’s “Avengers” character.More CONAN @ http://teamcoco.com/videoTeam Coco is the offici…
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The Fight of the Century
The Fight of the CenturyRhino Knoxville takes on Octavius Uzman in the much anticipated fight of the centuryFrom:LifeAccordingToJimmyViews:30070710755ratingsTime:02:19More inComedy
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The Chemical Brothers - Go
The Chemical Brothers - Go‘GO’ Directed by Michel Gondry, Partizan Films - taken from the new album ‘Born In The Echoes’ – out 17th July 2015Pre-order the album on iTunes http://po.st/BITEdlx | Official Store http://po.st/ChemsStore |…
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  • Write A House, Detroit's awesome writer in residency program

    Write A House, Detroit's awesome writer in residency program

    Detroit takes its writer's residency program seriously, writers end up owning a renovated home! Write A House is accepting applications for its 2015 program now! Read the rest
    - 18 hours ago 5 May 15, 11:58pm -
  • Animated interview with the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson

    Animated interview with the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson

    The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson talks about his love for California in this animation by James Blagden, who famously animated Dock Ellis's story about pitching a no-hitter in 1970 while tripping balls on LSD. (California Sunday)
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  • The fabled FURminator, great on cats and smaller dogs

    The fabled FURminator, great on cats and smaller dogs

    The FURminator is the most recommended pet brush I've ever heard of. I've had wonderful results with my small to medium sized pets. Read the rest
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  • 150 year old cache of Mark Twain stories found

    150 year old cache of Mark Twain stories found

    "Scholars at the University of California, Berkeley have uncovered and authenticated a cache of stories written by Mark Twain when he was a 29-year-old newspaperman in San Francisco. Read the rest
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  • Abstinence based sex-ed program nets Texas school a chlamydia outbreak

    Abstinence based sex-ed program nets Texas school a chlamydia outbreak

    1 in 15 Crane Independent School District high school students have contracted chlamydia. District Superintendent Jim T. Rumage moronically stated “If kids are not having any sexual activity, they can’t get this disease … That’s not a bad…
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  • DIY: first aid kit for dogs

    DIY: first aid kit for dogs

    Inspired by a Girl Scout Troop back in 2012, teamunruly shared this fantastic, tiny, first aid kit for hiking with dogs. Make one yourself!(Thanks, Monsieur LeSac!)
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Technology (Using Quickies Widget)

  • !Indian E-commerce Logistics Startup Delhivery Raises $85M Series D

    Indian E-commerce Logistics Startup Delhivery Raises $85M Series D

     In yet another vote of confidence for India’s e-commerce market, logistics company Delhivery has scored a series D round of $85 million, less than eight months after its $35 million series C. The latest round was led by Tiger Global Management wi…
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  • Abstraction in web apps: an idea, not an ideology

    Abstraction in web apps: an idea, not an ideology

    Some weeks ago, when it was still wintry in one half of U.S.A. and anything but in the other half, I encountered the following Tweet: The old man seemed lost and friendless. “I miss static HTML,” he said. — Jeffrey …
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  • !Here's how UK newspapers think people should vote in the election

    Here's how UK newspapers think people should vote in the election

    LONDON — We're less than 24 hours away from the polls opening but the verdict is in on where most of the British newspapers stand.See also: The first-time voter's guide to the UK electionThe main papers are split on what people should do on Thur…
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