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500 headlines found matching 'eco'
Thu August 27, 2015
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(Reverb Press)
 
 
 
Top economists warn China biggest threat to US economy. Excuse me, did I say "China"? I meant "the United States Republican Party"
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(122)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
He was one bad-ass mother farker: Frank E. Petersen Jr., who fought oppressive racism to become the first black aviator and the first black general in the Marine Corps has died at age 83
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(22)
 
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
U.S. Economy tanks in second quart-- Oh, wait. Scratch that. It's up over the forecast
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(20)
 
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
With oil prices at record lows, the oil industry collectively needs to find half a trillion dollars somewhere to repay its debts or many oil companies could go under. Tiny violin manufacturing stocks expected to soar
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(38)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
The stock marked recovered and stocks went way up because of *spins wheel*...the Magic 8 Ball answering "buy"
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(12)
 


Wed August 26, 2015
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
What could be more tasteless than an American dentist shooting a lion just for fun? Not sure, but a $100 Lion-Killer Dentist Halloween costume complete with a blood-spattered smock and lion head has go to be at least a close second
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(113)
 
(CBS Sports)
 
 
 
Russell Wilson says that drinking "recovery water" healed a head injury he sustained in the NFC title game last season. By the way, Wilson is an investor in the company that makes that water
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(77)
 
(Seattle Times)
 
 
 
The Seattle Times thinks that this FARK headline is a real pick-off: "Chicago Bears unveil George Halas statue, which is immediately signed to help out the Bears' secondary"
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(0)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Well, there's one bright spot over the possible economic meltdown and chaos roiling markets across the globe: traffic will improve
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(10)
 
(ABC)
 
 
 
Economists have a dimmer outlook for wages, hiring, economic growth. Although not as dim as their ability to predict the world's financial situation
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(28)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Mitt Romney will become the 45th president of the United States because of Donald Trump
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(38)
 


Tue August 25, 2015
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
Mets blast their way into the record books with a franchise best 8 home runs and 15 extra-base hits. Turn your head and look up
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(18)
 
(I Heart Chaos)
 
 
 
In 1987, Bernie Sanders recorded a spoken word folk album. If you woke up this morning wanting to hear an old Jewish guy slog his way through "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?", today's your lucky day
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(18)
 
(Onion AV Club)
 
 
 
Fear the Walking Dead broke cable viewership records despite being The Brady Brunch: Apocalypse
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(144)
 
(Global Geopolitics)
 
 
 
While you've been blaming China for sparking a global economic shiat storm, the Fed is laying nice and low. "Unfortunately for the Fed, it won't be able to get away with doing nothing for too much longer. Events may soon force it to show its hand"
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(51)
 
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Americans stocking up before a weapons ban goes into place that would infringe their Second Amendment rights. Specifically, flamethrowers
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(144)
 
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Now that we've celebrated and decorated the American heroes of the French rail attack, we'd like to remind you to be afraid. Be very afraid
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(88)
 


Mon August 24, 2015
(Chicago Bears)
 
 
 
Chicago Bears unveil George Halas statue, which is immediately signed to help out the Bears' secondary
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(10)
 
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Not only can Windows 10 remotely disable your games and media files, it also remotely records kids' activities and sends daily reports to their parents
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(167)
 
(The Spectator UK)
 
 
 
Damian McBride offers three point guide for surviving the economic crash: Step 1 - Stock up on canned goods and bottled water. Step 2 - Get cash. Step 3 - Do not watch any of his movies
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(42)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Trump says that the tax code lets hedge fund managers get away with murder. Tax murder. Murder of money. Or some sort of economic homicide
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(70)
 
(SeattlePI)
 
 
 
For years, minorities were arrested and jailed at disproportionate rates on marijuana-related charges. So it only makes sense that as marijuana become a legal industry, minorities reap the majority of the benefits
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(57)
 


Sun August 23, 2015
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Straight Outta Compton is #1 for the second week in a row, Mission Impossible 5: The Final Frontier remaining #2. Needless horror sequel Sinister 2 is #3 with $11 million and the awful-looking American Ultra bombs at #6 with $5.6 million
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(59)
 
(Longmont Times-Call)
 
 
 
"Just for kind of fun's sake," Parks told a recent visitor. "I threw a big party, had a case of cowbells; we had a good crew here and cheered 'em on as they went by. It lasted about 90 seconds"
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(19)
 
(Metro)
 
 
 
Why is the PC treated as a second-class citizen when it comes to gaming?
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(167)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Dick Tips is offering $20K for information leading to the recovery a 25-year-old's corpse
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(98)
 


Sat August 22, 2015
(Metro)
 
 
 
Man sets world record by eating 17 Big Macs in one hour. What a Moran
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(128)
 
(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
If your little girl wants to become ballerina, you'll have to tell her that the cost is just tutu much. Hopefully she'll see your pointe
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(24)
 
(Buffalo News)
 
 
 
After six years, U.S. factories still haven't recovered from the 2009 recession. In other news, there are still factories in the U.S
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(24)
 
(Herald Times Reporter)
 
 
 
Sir Trippy Cup aka Young Trippz aka The Goat aka The Prophet aka Earl has thrown himself in the presidential race. "I agreed with (Deez Nuts') thinking that the presidential race has become a joke"
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(13)
 
(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
In deconstructing how Trump is no longer a joke, it is revealed that Matt Taibbi HAS to be a Farker
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(123)
 


Fri August 21, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Secret FAA records reveal that private drone operators are even bigger douchebags than you thought
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(116)
 
(Onion AV Club)
 
 
 
First place, you get to direct Glengarry Glen Ross. Second Place, you get to direct Fear. Third place, you get to direct Fifty Shades Freed
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(22)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
ISIS militants who contracted HIV from captured sex slaves forced to become suicide bombers. The Aristocrats
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(64)
 


Thu August 20, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
"Hamilton", a new hit musical on Broadway tells the rag-to-riches story of Alexander Hamilton's rise from nothing to becoming George Washington's right-hand man and his epic battle against his evil, scheming political rival, Thomas Jefferson
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(58)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
The only sector of the Greek economy that's doing well are the people who print ballot papers
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(15)
 
(Huffington Post UK)
 
 
 
Cliff diver sets new world record of 60m: "Once you get above 25m, everything starts to look and feel the same, the only difference is the airtime"
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(13)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Seven MLB players with a shot to break Barry Bonds' HR record. Wasn't that how Bonds got the record?
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(14)
 
(Mashable)
 
 
 
Preliminary data showing July 2015 to be the hottest month on Earth in recorded history. Internet's response: "u r crazy al gore"
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(231)
 


Wed August 19, 2015
(Globe and Mail)
 
 
 
Sinkhole comes back for seconds
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(14)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Some people lack the capacity to recognize emotions like joy, sorrow and love, even without spending time on Fark
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(21)
 
(Rocketnews 24)
 
 
 
Dancing electric rodents overrun Yokohama for second straight year
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(7)
 


Tue August 18, 2015
(CNN)
 
 
 
US spends $41 million to arm and train Syrian "freedom fighters" to become an elite team that can fight ISIS. Didn't we try something similar during the Reagan administration? And didn't that cause all of our problems in the Middle East today?
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(188)
 
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Here's some nightmare fuel in time for the start of the school year: Head lice are becoming genetically resisted to treatments used to kill them
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(104)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
For the second year in a row, the Tooth Fairy loses to inflation. Thanks, Obama
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(19)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Woman orders a cake topper for her daughter's 21st birthday confection, fails to realize that autocorrect doesn't recognize "wee blond girl"
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(111)
 
(Tech Dirt)
 
 
 
Hollywood keeps breaking box office records, keeps insisting that the internet is killing its business model
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(47)
 
(Today)
 
 
 
British man hits the airline traveling jackpot - as he's the ONLY passenger on an international flight. FARK - He still decides to sit in economy class
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(41)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
July 2015 was the hottest July ever recorded, and the GOP still doesn't believe in Global Warming, which they think is a myth, much like Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, Planned Parenthood providing non-abortion services, and the chupacabra
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Mon August 17, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
AirBaltic pilot sets new world record by trying to fly with a BAC seven times the legal limit for driving
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(77)
 
(MLive.com)
 
 
 
Miguel Cabrera has returned from the disabled list and went right to work doing the second best thing that Miguel Cabrera is known for
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(13)
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Republicans are becoming increasingly concerned with the role of big donors in politics
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(103)
 
(Globe and Mail)
 
 
 
Abenomics, much like Reaganomics of yesteryear, shrinks economy
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(25)
 
(LA Times)
 
 
 
Los Angeles Fire Department helicopter suffers mechanical failure while fighting a brush fire and has a hard landing in the Rose Hills cemetery. They are still recovering bodies into the night
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(28)
 
(SeattlePI)
 
 
 
The Second Coming of Christ apparently involves a lot more carjackings and car crashes than the Bible lets on
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(32)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Here are multiple signs of a global economic "doomsday," as one expert puts it. No, this expert is not Ron Paul
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(46)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Jeff Bezos claims drones will become as prevalent as mail trucks
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(94)
 


Sun August 16, 2015
(YouTube)
 
Video
 
THE first heavy metal song ever recorded pretty much sums it up
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(63)
 
(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Listen to the recording that proves MH17 was destroyed by the CIA - at least according to the Russians
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(71)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Republican presidential candidate comes out against the Bible, thereby ensuring he'll end up in last place rather than second to last place
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(145)
 
(Some Car Guy)
 
 
 
750 horsepower. 0 to 100 km/h in 2.9 seconds. Top speed "somewhere over 350 km/h". Behold the new Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SV Roadster
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(44)
 


Sat August 15, 2015
(Gothamist)
 
 
 
One of the last remaining unique bits of '70s New York City to become yet another chain drug store, or coffee shop, or whatever. Yeah, cultural homogenization
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(92)
 
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
Matt Kemp becomes the first Padres player to hit for the cycle, so it's time to look back at other historic cycle firsts. A must for baseball trivia fanatics
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(22)
 
(Examiner)
 
 
 
Welcome to Hearts that Purr, a 'retirement' home for homeless cats that are left behind when their people become terminally ill or have died. It's nice to have a home on Caturday
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(1024)
 
(Deadspin)
 
 
 
Aroldis Chapman is so dominant that the record book now contains two sections: Chapman and Everybody Else
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(12)
 


Fri August 14, 2015
(YouTube)
 
Video
 
164 jumpers use 7 planes to set a new world record for a hand-in-hand skydiving formation. Seriously cool
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(2)
 
(CBC)
 
 
 
El Nino this year could be a record-breaker and it's already been nicknamed 'Bruce Lee'
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(31)
 


Thu August 13, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
In response to continuing economic sanctions, Russia further sanctions its own economy
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(75)
 
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Greek economy grows in Q2 on news of tourist, item bought
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(10)
 
(Night Flight)
 
 
 
In an article that would have been relevant in 1974, somebody asks the question, "why are vinyl records 7 or 12 inches?"
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(31)
 
(National Journal)
 
 
 
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, the only GOP presidential candidate who is staying above the fray and won't attack Hillary Clinton. He does it because he'd rather talk about his record and himself
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(78)
 
(Mashable)
 
 
 
Man bored with just being a mere human, becomes a goat
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(76)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Bernie Sanders was supposed to put leftward pressure on Hillary Clinton. Instead, he's become the left's punching bag
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(420)
 
(SacBee)
 
 
 
The People's Republic of Kalifornia, with their Dummycrat governor and legislature, have screwed up the state's economy so badly that they won't even need to take loans from the noble patriots of Wall Street this year
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(94)
 
(Arkansas Online)
 
 
 
Let it be known that if you dare to protest Ted Cruz outside the restaurant where is dining, the head chef may or may not go onto the second floor and pour water onto your head
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(61)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
I'll see your measly 2 seconds of new footage in the Star Wars Episode 8 Japanese Trailer and raise you clear photos of the new characters, a first photo of General Hux, and the backstory for Kylo Ren. I find your lack of an 'Awesome' tag disturbing
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(56)
 
(Outside Online)
 
Video
 
Canadian slackliner breaks world NOPE record by completing 210-foot free solo walk at 950 feet above ground
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(0)
 


Wed August 12, 2015
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Recommended For You: Beer-drinking Hobo Squirrels Away Large Brass Spheres
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(21)
 
(Pro Wrestling Torch)
 
 
 
WILL Bailey become #1 Contender to the NXT Women's title? CAN The Wolves fend off Trevor Lee & Brian Myers? WILL this Thread get greenlit if Lucha Underground is on hiatus? YOUR "Wrasslin' Wednesday" begins with NXT at 8pm ET on WWE Network
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(98)
 
(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
Steve Martin to receive special award recognizing his lifetime contributions to ... bluegrass?
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(97)
 
(The Verge)
 
 
 
"I had exactly four seconds to hot up the disintegrator and Google had told me it wasn't enough." ← Novelist Raymond Chandler, 1953
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(33)
 
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Newly discovered recording shows Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech was first delivered in a North Carolina high school gym. Of course, at that time, his dream was to get the hell out of a North Carolina high school gym
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(49)
 
(Aint-It-Cool-News)
 
 
 
A few seconds of footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Diaper and/or condom recommended for viewing
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(101)
 


Tue August 11, 2015
(Night Flight)
 
 
 
What happens when you change the key to the themes for horror movie classics from minor to major? For one, "Saw" becomes a Dick Wolf crime-drama
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(26)
 
(Metro)
 
 
 
Ain't that a kick in the head? Why yes, in fact, it's a new world record for kicking yourself in the head the most times in 60 seconds
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(16)
 
(Portland Press Herald)
 
 
 
In Maine, the war on drugs could become a war on drugs. In other news, Maine has drugs
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(97)
 
(Outside Online)
 
 
 
The beer mile world record falls twice in less than 24 hours, unsurprisingly to an Aussie and a Canadian respectively
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(16)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Former minister warns that UK is becoming a one-party state dominated by the Conservative Party. For you Americans, the Conservative Party is just slightly to the left of your Democratic Party
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(62)
 
(Detroit Free Press)
 
 
 
Father wins the right to carry a pistol into his daughter's elementary school, allowing him to finally protect himself against the roving packs of feral second graders
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(180)
 
(WTKR)
 
 
 
George Washington passes a record amount of gas
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(14)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
CNN invites 16 of the 5,000 GOP candidates to its debate in hopes it becomes GOP: Beyond Trumpderpdome
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(46)
 
(AlterNet)
 
 
 
Bernie Sanders has such an awful human and civil rights record that we've compiled 20 examples of him kicking gay, orphaned, puppies. Black Labs Matter
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(119)
 


Mon August 10, 2015
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Rubio: "Human life won't become a cat." Welp, he's lost the Caturday vote
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(195)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Beer is keeping the British economy afloat: "A new brewery is opening in the UK every other day, with the brewing and pubs sector supporting 869,000 jobs, government figures show"
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(13)
 
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
The best part of the Twins' 17-4 loss to the Indians? Watching outfielder Shane Robinson throw his 64mph knuckleball ... and recording a strikeout
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(19)
 
(Eater)
 
 
 
Have we reached Peak Chef? High-end restaurant chefs are having trouble finding qualified hipster cooks to cook their food, and they blame TV for warping perception of how much work it takes to become like Anthony Bourdain
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(55)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Coca-Cola to combat record profits by creating line of healthier beverages. Just kidding, they're launching a think tank that proclaims increasing sugar consumption the best way to lose weight
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(83)
 
(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
A record low for a top record: #1 album on the Billboard chart this week sells only 42,000 units. Led Zeppelin comes in at #7, with a 36-year old album. Hot Dog
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(63)
 


Sun August 09, 2015
(NPR)
 
 
 
Cool: Prince hosts rare meeting with journalists to get his message out that the recording industry sucks. Silly: Bans all cellphones and recording devices. Fark: And alcohol
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(69)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
There's this little tribe in Virginia, and it is finally being recognized by the United States government
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(34)
 


Sat August 08, 2015
(CBC)
 
 
 
ProTip: If you are planning to sexually harass a woman, don't do it from your company truck and don't pick a left-wing, feminist politician as your victim. On second thought, just don't
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(131)
 
(WWLP)
 
 
 
If you are going to vandalize two brand new Ford Explorer SUV police cruisers with your friends you might want to skip recording it all. Or at least refrain from posting said video online
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(50)
 
(New Musical Express)
 
 
 
Biopic on Amy Winehouse, member of the 27 Club and rehab reject, is set to become the biggest, most profitable documentary in UK history
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(44)
 
(Forbes)
 
 
 
A billion year journey for a second of brilliance? Never thought of a meteor shower this way
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(14)
 
(The Detroit_News)
 
 
 
Sky lanterns are becoming more of a thing now so communities have started banning them. "It's irresponsible to let an incendiary device go up when you don't have control over where it lands"
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(97)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West decide on the name of their second baby, once again guaranteeing the child a life of future ridicule and mockery
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(45)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
A scientist deconstructs the classic movie The Fly
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(31)
 


Fri August 07, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Economy adds 215,000 jobs to be outsourced
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(23)
 
(Bleacher Report)
 
 
 
Aldon Smith arrested for DUI, now on track to break NFL's 'Career Arrests' record. Raiders reportedly interested in a contract buyout
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(42)
 
(WTKR)
 
 
 
Surfer Niccolo Porcella survives one of the biggest wipeouts ever captured on film " My life-vest got blown off right away, and then the second wave drilled me"
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(35)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
You can train your mind to be disgusted at terrifying, awful things, such as snakes, grits, insects, the GOP presidential hopefuls--but can you teach it to recoil in horror from high calorie foods?
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(31)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
"Bonoism - a condition in which sufferers see social or economic problems as opportunities to demonstrate their importance in the world - has finally taken down a charity"
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(45)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Chuck Schumer becomes the first major Democrat to openly oppose the Iran nuclear deal. Why do you want Iran to get a nuke, Chuck? 'Cause that's what will happen if we don't sign this
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(134)
 


Thu August 06, 2015
(Onion AV Club)
 
 
 
If you remember the 1970s, first of all, you weren't really there. Second of all, you'll be shocked to learn the junky Benji family film franchise earned $250 million in today's dollars. "The dog that time forgot"
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(70)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Second inmate in Colorado prison succumbs to the plague. Oh, rats
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(47)
 


Wed August 05, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Teacher forces atheist second grader to eat lunch alone. WHERE IS YOUR GOD NOW?
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(319)
 
(Mashable)
 
 
 
PSA: It's not a good idea to recommend highly absorbent VIVA paper towels to the menstruating shopper
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(131)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The waiting room had HORRIBLE decor. Taupe and green. Staff was mostly very friendly and knowledgeable, but so slooooooooow. Parking wasn't bad. Minus one star because, no popsicles. Yelp does ERs
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(59)
 
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
How did American beer become so bland? Blame the Germans
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(163)
 


Tue August 04, 2015
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Realizing that inkjet printer makers get more rage from consumers than airlines and cable companies, Epson dumps all previous models, unveils new eco-model that can go for 4000 pages before being refilled from $13 bottle
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(130)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
You're not going to believe this, but China has been accused of making a second-rate knockoff
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(36)
 
(ESPN)
 
 
 
Detroit minor league lifer Mike Hessman knocks Crash Davis out of the record books
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(34)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
If we need to bomb any German dams we've officially become screwed
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(120)
 
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
McConnell's record of leadership remains unblemished by success
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(12)
 


Mon August 03, 2015
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
New computer modeling shows that ice can form in one-millionth of a second. Vonnegut nods and says, 'I told you so'
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(30)
 
(Washington Post)
 
Video
 
AP uploads over 500,000 historical videos to YouTube. Here are 19 that illustrate key historical moments, as well as cats on whirling record players and women in goofy wedding dresses
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(5)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Ultimate Frisbee officially recognized by IOC. Supreme Hackeysack seen sadly kicking at the dirt in the corner
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(34)
 
(Nerdist)
 
 
 
The man who plays The Mountain on Game of Thrones crushes the competition in the world's strongest man title for the second time in a row
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(47)
 


Sun August 02, 2015
(IndyCar)
 
 
 
Scott Dixon bested a track record that had stood for 16 years to capture the pole. Point leader Montoya starts in 10th with clownshoes in waiting a few rows behind him. This is your Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio discussion thread at 1:30pm ET on CNBC
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(231)
 
(Sky News (Australia))
 
 
 
Aircraft door washes up ashore on Reunion island as the evidence of MH370 now becomes as plane as day
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(257)
 
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
For the second time this year, a Gerrit Cole pickoff attempt tore a hole in Pedro Alvarez's glove. Take is easy, Gerrit
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(9)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
You know what else only lasted 34 seconds?
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(190)
 
(Economist)
 
 
 
The Economist does an in-depth investigation on whether or not the U.S. economy will ever truly recover. Just kidding. The Economist does an investigative report on why Mexicans like Morrissey so much
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(43)
 


Sat August 01, 2015
(Chron)
 
 
 
Texas couple with too much money adds 80th Dodge Viper to their world-record collection of cars
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(110)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Fear the Walking Dead renewed for a second season before anyone can criticize the first
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(44)
 
(New Musical Express)
 
 
 
Second guitarist slashes and burns his relationship with Guns N Roses this week
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(41)
 
(The Week)
 
 
 
Turns out American workers really are becoming less productive. The reason why, however, is a bit more complicated than you might think
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(74)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Tiger Woods makes four straight birdies in the second round of the Quicken Loans National tournament. It's first time this year he's had four straight birdies on a course that didn't include the holes "Windmill" and "Clown's mouth"
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(13)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
And we have finally found out why In-N-Out Burger has become such a runaway success
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(33)
 
(KCTV5 Kansas City)
 
 
 
Guy posts 30 second video of cops arresting guy, talks smack about said cops. Cops release their video of the entire arrest. Bodycamlarity ensues
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(223)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Liberal media won't recognize liberal media's right to unionize
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(75)
 


Fri July 31, 2015
(Newser)
 
 
 
Jose Canseco is going to live as a woman, and it has nothing to do with steroids
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(17)
 
(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
It's becoming more and more apparent that the idea of a Taco Bell that serves alcohol may present a few more problems than initially foreseen
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(65)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
96-year-old man sets two world sprinting records, presumably while running from death
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(7)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
For the second time this month alone, a hog manure pit has claimed the lives of a father and son in the Midwest. Can we now have a sensible, adult, conversation about pig-poop control?
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(66)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Assuming we actually still HAVE winter by then, Beijing will host the Winter Olympics in 2022, becoming the first city ever to host the winter and summer games. Better luck next time, Kazakhstan
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(56)
 
(Pravda)
 
 
 
Boy grows second row of ribs, but cannot receive medical aid because his parents are busy picking mushrooms in the woods
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(37)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Donald Trump on Vladimir Putin: "I think I'd get along well with him. He hates Obama and Obama hates him. I'm sure I'll get along with him just fine when I become President"
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(146)
 


Thu July 30, 2015
(CNN)
 
 
 
The hipster foodie bubble may have burst as Whole Foods is in dire economic straits
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(78)
 
(WebMD)
 
 
 
Scottish researchers find drinking may ease fibromyalgia pain. "The Scottish researchers could not be reached for comment, but in the study they note that a significant number of participants were drinking more than the recommended limit"
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(43)
 
(Wisconsin State Journal)
 
 
 
Open records request reveals Governor Walker behind plan to outlaw open records requests
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(90)
 
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
After Ted Cruz says that by making the Nuclear deal with Iran, Obama has become a "sponsor of terrorism" and the deal is "a terrorist stimulus bill" , his remarks are denounced as inappropriate and "way over the line"- by Mitt Romney
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(175)
 
(The Hill)
 
 
 
"If it's undecided when I become president, I will answer your question." And let the Hillarisms begin
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(146)
 
(ASU State Press)
 
 
 
Police pull over exotic dancer for DUI. During arrest, the woman kicks one officer in the chest, spits on the second, and repeatedly fondles the genitals of the third officer. First two officers annoyed that the other one seemed distracted
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(145)
 
(International Business Times)
 
 
 
Stairway to Heaven isn't a how-to record
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(38)
 


Wed July 29, 2015
(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
Law and Order director to become newest story for Law and Order
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(28)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Hey I know. Let's change our instantly recognizable iconic logo that's been around for 20 years into something that looks just like everyone else's
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(87)
 
(Economist)
 
 
 
The Economist explains why Turkey called for a NATO Rule 34, err, Article Four consultation
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(30)
 
(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
In the latest consumer satisfaction study, it turns out that Facebook has become a bit less annoying over the past year. LinkedIn, however, is still completely farking worthless
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(27)
 
(Sun Sentinel)
 
 
 
Thief takes gas station cashier's expensive watch and makes his exit in twelve seconds. "It happened so fast it wasn't until I looked at my wrist I noticed it was gone." And see, people do too still wear watches. Ignore the cell phone companies
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(121)
 
(Ozy)
 
 
 
"The signal lasted only 20 seconds, never to be heard from again, and only one mysterious image made it back to the control room"
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(126)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Former Saturday Night Live cast member Jay Mohr recounts the first day he met Chris Farley. "When you were with Chris Farley, you were powerless, like a drug. You couldn't not fall down laughing. He was that amazing"
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(12)
 
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
The future of the greatest sporting event on the planet is bleak as cities all over the world want nothing to do with it. "The Olympics is a money-draining machine capable of crippling a host city's economy"
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(136)
 
(The Register)
 
 
 
You call that a gold record? THAT's a gold record
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(22)
 


Tue July 28, 2015
(CBS New York)
 
 
 
Mets fans start getting their hopes up, therefore it's time for their setup man to be suspended a full 162 for a second positive PED test
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(31)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Mike Huckabee has plans to become America's third black president
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(35)
 
(Seattle Times)
 
 
 
Best Korea could become a surfing destination. Kim plans to hang 10
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(32)
 
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
United Airlines reports 2Q record profit of $1.2 billion. Company attributes success to more efficient booking, fewer passengers frills, fuel savings from not having any planes take off over the past three months
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(16)
 
(WFMZ Allentown)
 
 
 
Pennsylvania city passes ordinance outlawing the discharging of firearms randomly into the air. Naturally, gun rights advocates had an issue with this, forcing the city to pass it for a second time
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(317)
 
(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Greek finance minister has solution to financial problems: hack own ministry's systems and create separate economy
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(38)
 


Mon July 27, 2015
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Judith Miller's former employer corrects slanderous story for the second time, claims printing slander from anonymous source not its fault
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(46)
 
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Athlete proves that he's other-worldly after completing an incomprehensible 50/50/50 world record .... 50 triathlons. 50 states. 50 days. Meet James Lawrence, your new Iron Cowboy
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(51)
 


Sun July 26, 2015
(CNBC)
 
 
 
A look at how Anheuser-Busch is poised to become the world's largest craft brewery
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(56)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Froom takes the piss from the hometown fans to take second Tour de France
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(19)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Because they were too drunk the first time, a second vote on Scottish independence is inevitable
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(51)
 
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Ant-Man takes the #1 spot at the box office for the second week, making it game over for Adam Sandler's awful Pixels, which drew in tasteless viewers to the tune of $23 million and the #2 spot. Minions was a steady #3, and Southpaw was TKOd to #5
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Sat July 25, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Second Suez Canal set to open soon. In other news, someone built a second Suez Canal
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(28)
 
(ESPN FC)
 
 
 
The USA hopes to recover from a poor performance in their semi-final match against Jamaica. Panama hopes to knock off a powerhouse of the federation. This is the CONCACAF Gold Cup 3rd Place Match. Kickoff is at 4:00 pm from PPL Park in Philadelphia
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(204)
 
(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
Today's unanswerable question: What is the best Eagles song? It's a trick because One of These Nights and Desperado are their two best, but so is everything else they recorded; The Eagles can do no wrong and are America's best rock band
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(154)
 
(9 News)
 
 
 
First we had to pump our own gas, then we had to scan our own groceries, and now they want us to draw our own beer. So much for the "service economy"
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(69)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The 204th mass shooting in the US this year happened on the 204th day of the year. Mass shootings have become an endemic local health hazard which, for deep-rooted cultural, social, economic and political reasons, the US is incapable of addressing
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(400)
 


Fri July 24, 2015
(Seeking Alpha)
 
 
 
Sadly, we are headed for economic Armageddon. On the upside, however, it won't be happening this year so we can just ignore it like everything else that isn't imminent
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(64)
 
(Deadspin)
 
 
 
"Imagine if Donald Trump's Twitter feed were a football team. That's the Skins. Three days in Ashburn and you automatically become ignorant, self-important, arrogant, trolling, entitled, and breathtakingly STUPID"
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(26)
 
(Mental Floss)
 
 
 
Because obviously the world needs an article in a scientific journal discussing the viability of a scream-based energy economy, ala Monsters Inc (hint: not viable)
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(6)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
Mitsubishi to stop making cars in the United States as it will become the first car company to stop production there and in Europe
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(39)
 
(Minn Post)
 
 
 
Michele Bachmann (R-eally?) decodes Obama's secret plan to let Iran have nukes. Oh, and can you send some money her way? She's hurting
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(59)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
"Dear Prudence: A close friend of mine has become friends with an 11-year-old girl and the two of them have been discussing puberty and sex. I think he's grooming her to be molested. Should I warn the cops of this or tell the girl's parents?"
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(168)
 


Thu July 23, 2015
(Vanity Fair)
 
 
 
Many members of Paul Newman's family express discomfort with the way the Newman's Own brand has been run since Paul Newman's death, fearing it's becoming just another company with pretty-good-but-not-great salad dressing and pasta sauce
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(62)
 
(WTOP)
 
 
 
Good news, workers: The 8-hour, 9-5 workday is about to be completely extinct, which means you'll finally be free to become even more productive across 9,10, 11 hour days -- hell, as many hours as your boss needs
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(148)
 
(MIT Technology Review)
 
 
 
Anti-GMO for ecological reasons? New GMO rice causes less global warming. Checkmate, Luddite
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(106)
 
(The Register)
 
 
 
First Americans are Second Americans. For now
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(47)
 
(Milton Keynes Citizen)
 
 
 
Harvester puts up fully decorated Christmas tree five months early, which raises the question: Why ever take it down?
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(63)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
First baseman Jeff Bagwell gets caught by TV cameras making it to second base
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(24)
 
(IGN)
 
 
 
Im gonna ****burrrrrppppp* just submit**uuuuuurrrrpppppp* this in case you plebes see this and change your **fart noises******* recorder settings . PINKS the LOT of YOU ( yes, Rick And Morty are BACK ) ( exclamation things )
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(50)
 


Wed July 22, 2015
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
A second video claiming that Planned Parenthood profits off the sale of aborted fetuses would be a smidgen more convincing if they had edited out the part where the PP rep refuses to accept a higher offer
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(252)
 
(Sports Illustrated)
 
 
 
With Sharknado 3 imminent, statistician finds that MLB teams with aquatic reference in their name (Mariners, Marlins, Rays and Pirates) have 56-34 record following SyFy premiere of Sharknado films, while rest of baseball is just 283-305
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(5)
 
(24/7 Wall Street)
 
 
 
IBM's leadership have become South Park's Underpants Gnomes
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(38)
 
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
And we now have the second MLB player this year to hit for the cycle, getting the toughest hit, the elusive triple, in his last at bat
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(38)
 


Tue July 21, 2015
(NYPost)
 
 
 
We have a new Rubik's Cube speed champ in the leisurely time of 5.695 seconds
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(17)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Hillary Clinton decides that Sanders is becoming too much of a threat, starts talking about taxing short-term investments
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(99)
 
(ESPN)
 
 
 
The Quebec Nordiques Part Deux and Las Vegas Whatevers move one step forward becoming the newest NHL teams while aspiring markets Seattle and Northern Ontario can't turn in their applications on time
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(132)
 
(Barstool Sports)
 
 
 
Aroldis Chapman breaks MLB's fastest to 500 strikeouts record. Not impressed? Well, he beat the previous record by more than 100 innings (25%)
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(40)
 


Mon July 20, 2015
(Southern Political Report)
 
 
 
Southern Political Report recognizes the candidacy of "Drew Curtis, a humorist best known for his website, www.FART.com" (7th paragraph)
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(101)
 
(Working Capital Review)
 
 
 
If you don't impress your audience in the first 15 seconds of your presentation, you've failed. No pressure though
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(43)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Forecasters expect a strong economy for the 2016 presidential election. Mostly from the billions of dollars that will be spent on the campaigns
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(13)
 
(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
The Republican primary has ceased to be a proving ground for presidential candidates and has become an audition for conservative media stardom
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(82)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Eight-year-old girl eats bubble wrap, Play-Dough and sand, dreams of becoming a school lunch lady one day
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(16)
 


Sun July 19, 2015
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Your government is data-mining for every little piece of data they can find out about you as part of its new database. But don't worry--it'll only be used for "racial and economic justice"
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(88)
 
(Liverpool Echo)
 
 
 
Liverpool library patrons borrow all the crime books at library to protest cuts to library budget. City mayor: "It is a shame they didn't check out some Economic books"
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(30)
 


Sat July 18, 2015
(Outside Online)
 
 
 
News: Scott Jurek finishes Appalachian Trail in record time. Not News: Celebrates at MT. Katahdin with champagne, Fark: Is given several summons by park rangers. Tag is for Jurek
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(35)
 
(KNBC 4 Los Angeles)
 
 
 
LAX becomes the largest U.S. airport to allow Uber pickups, bringing more choices to passengers who want to follow a five hour flight with a three hour ride on the 405
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(82)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
So, how did Pabst Blue Ribbon become a hipster favorite? Two words: Retro chic
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(60)
 
(WTKR)
 
 
 
Ugly-ass premature wild horse foal recovering well after emergency treatment, tons of sappy photos and videos
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(12)
 
(WTKR)
 
 
 
Record jumps in egg prices will poach money from your wallet and scramble your finances. This won't go over easy with the kids, but they'll get ova it
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(69)
 


Fri July 17, 2015
(News 13 Orlando)
 
 
 
In case the medical procedures are not completely clear, Doctor, a gynecological exam requires consent and should not be performed in a grocery store
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(33)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Dear Climate Change Deniers: Science has irrevocably proven that 2014 was the hottest year on record, both on land and sea. So shut up already
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(535)
 


Thu July 16, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
There's at least one team who embraces the chant "Thursday Nights, Channel 5". Second league Irish team made of university players "don't want to go back to the league now, they want to play in the Europa League forever"
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(12)
 
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Pastor Jim Bakker blames Obama's Iran deal for California's drought and the Second Coming of Christ, behold the power of Obama
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(247)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Ohio man elected Worst Human after recording and insulting dying victims of a car crash instead of helping them
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(206)
 
(Action A Go-Go)
 
 
 
Apparently MAD MAX: Fury Road is so metal it took the combined forces of two bands to make a song for the Japanese soundtrack. No word on how many cans of silver paint were used during the recording process
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(58)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Consumer Reports refuses to recommend detergent pods because parents are too lazy to put them up on a shelf
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(91)
 
(Imgur)
 
 
 
Hit play on the Jan Hammer in your cassette deck, adjust your Tizio desk lamp, slide on your Vuarnets, and enjoy these real-estate listing photos of an suburban home still decorated in the height of garish 80s interior design. Gnarly
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(80)
 
(Myrtle Beach Online)
 
 
 
Don't assk no questions: Stolen Georgetown goat named Donkey recovered
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(13)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
How many world flags can you name? Recognizing Switzerland's is a big plus
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(13)
 
(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
GOP candidates unite in condemning purported Planned Parenthood video. Of course not every acorn becomes a mighty oak
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(299)
 
(CBC)
 
 
 
Bank of Canada: Let's just pretend that Canada is not in a recession and call it a "mild contraction". There, our economy is all better now
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(40)
 


Wed July 15, 2015
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Wells Fargo 2Q earnings fall after under performance by mortgage departments, banking divisions, stagecoach deliveries
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(11)
 
(Metro)
 
 
 
Boy jumps on trampoline from second-floor window and the expected happens (w/ vid)
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(36)
 
(Inquisitr)
 
 
 
"Not only did the lyrics sexually humiliate all women of Korea, but it also defamed Korean women's health, as well as the 4000 obstetrics and gynecology doctors registered in our association"
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(68)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
"In German, debt, "schuld," also means moral fault or blame." An economic historian has a different perspective on the Greek bailout
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(96)
 


Tue July 14, 2015
(Daily Kos)
 
 
 
Apparently, Donald Trump's campaign can't identify German SS uniforms on sight. Or he's trying to tell us what's REALLY going to happen if he becomes president
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(137)
 


Mon July 13, 2015
(Washington Times)
 
 
 
Republicans are starting to think Donald Trump is a Democratic plant. A plant who just happens to be polling in the double digits and is second in the running for the Republican nomination, but a plant nonetheless. Plant
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(142)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
"Not so long ago, your fans were completely happy with a simple .500 season. ... But you've ruined it, Pirates. You've messed everything up. You've become ... a legitimate World Series favorite"
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(19)
 
(Outside Online)
 
 
 
Ultrarunner Scott Jurek breaks the 46-day Appalachian Trail record by a mere 3 hours, running three back-to-back all-nighters to reach the end of the trail in time
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(16)
 
(Fox Sports)
 
 
 
Former Liberty star player makes history by becoming the first woman to serve as head coach during NBA summer-league team. Players praise her no-nonsense attitude, stern character, incessant demands ... especially after the first period
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(33)
 
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Record number of ballplayers in the US getting Tommy John surgery before they even graduate high school
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(42)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
On her 18th birthday, Malala Yousafzai opened up a secondary school for female Syrian refugees
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(52)
 
(MyFox Twin Cities)
 
 
 
New driver hits Play It Again Sports for the second time. Subby not sure how the scoring works
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(21)
 


Sun July 12, 2015
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Hollywood Walk of Fame to keep Donald Trump and Bill Cosby stars, giving new hope for O.J. Simpson to be recognized for his work on "The Naked Gun"
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(32)
 
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Denis Leary wants David Bowie for the second season of "Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll"
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(22)
 
(Tahoe Daily Tribune)
 
 
 
Most badass stagecoach driver of all time discovered at death to be a woman. She smoked, drank, and loved whips and horsies
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(45)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Hillary Clinton to outline her economic policy vision tomorrow. Anyone want to wager on if it will be "raise taxes on the rich"? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? Bueller?
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(200)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
This day in 1954, 19-year-old Elvis Presley signs a recording contract with Sun Records, tell his boss at Crown Electric Company, "Thank you, thank you very much"
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(45)
 
(ABC)
 
 
 
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, former head of the Sinaloa Cartel, has escaped from a maximum security prison. Fark: for the second time
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(73)
 
(Bleacher Report)
 
 
 
Weightlifter Eddie can certainly lift things up then put them down. He deadlifted 1,020 lbs to set a new world record
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(28)
 


Sat July 11, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
N*Sync and the Backstreet Boys end their long-running feud and reconcile with the help of.... zombies?
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(21)
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
The reel from the Star Wars Episode 7 panel at San Diego Comic-Con: 3 minutes 42 seconds of JJ Abrams telling haters to suck it
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(149)
 


Fri July 10, 2015
(Network World)
 
 
 
Internet's second-most-famous top level domain turns 30 today but you don't care because it's essentially free of porn
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(17)
 
(The Detroit_News)
 
 
 
Are you a young Venezulan with a booming swing or a cannon for an arm hoping to escape your country's ever increasing economic hardships and violence by punching your ticket to MLB? About that
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(13)
 
(Shanghaiist)
 
 
 
Sure, China is having problems with their economic meltdown right now, but their real problems are this weekend with three typhoons headed straight for them (one a super typhoon). Here comes the WALLOP
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(76)
 
(Cleveland Plain Dealer)
 
 
 
Want to help with the GOP national convention in Cleveland? We've got the opportunity for you. Be a Volunteer Coordinator Fellow and become a maker. Long hours and illegally low pay, because the minimum wage is for takers
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(37)
 
(Vox Europe)
 
 
 
Because you never would've believed it, here's a handy dandy map showing Greece isn't the only one economically swimming up Shiat Creek
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(28)
 
(Willamette Week)
 
 
 
Oregon becomes even more awesome after becoming the second state to offer free community college tuition to all graduating high school students. Don't forget to pack your books and your legalized recreational marijuana
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(79)
 
(Inquisitr)
 
 
 
Bodies of 36 WWII Marines recovered. These are the real heroes we should celebrate
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(50)
 


Thu July 09, 2015
(Minor League Baseball)
 
 
 
Minor League player walks a record six times in one game. "It will never happen again, for sure"
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(15)
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
"Zodiac Seats France has patented a new airline seating configuration that rips out the middle seat in favor of one that faces the rear. With Economy Class Cabin Hexagon, you get more neighbors than ever before - and they are right in your face"
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(50)
 
(East Grinstead Courier)
 
 
 
How to get a bus to stop outside a pub. 1. "Borrow" a bus stop sign. 2. Place it outside the pub in question. 3. Watch in amazement as buses treat it like a proper stop, and it becomes adopted as part of the route. Easy
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(24)
 
(9 News)
 
 
 
One block of Denver's Market Street yielded $230,000 worth of parking ticket revenue last year. The block is lined with bars and is near Coors Field. It becomes a tow-away zone after 10 pm. Brilliant?
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(27)
 
(Den Of Geek)
 
 
 
"For the second year running, the best Marvel Studios film isn't the one you were expecting. Ant-Man? It's a hoot"
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(162)
 


Wed July 08, 2015
(TMZ)
 
 
 
Both sides now agree Joni Mitchell is making a full recovery, as the sixties counter-insurgent and known anarchist is back to speaking her anti-war propaganda but still won't talk to David Crosby
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(23)
 
(Fox Sports)
 
 
 
Women's World Cup Final was watched by 26.7 million Americans, beating the old record for a women's soccer TV audience by approximately 26,500,000
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(57)
 
(12News Phoenix)
 
 
 
Pregnancy has become so en vogue for women these days that they have begun editing photos of positive test results early, a phenomenon known as "tweaking"
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(77)
 


Tue July 07, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
World's second oldest person becomes the world's oldest person
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(31)
 
(NBC News)
 
 
 
At least three people injured after Washington ice caves collapse for the second time in as many days. At least three people can't take a hint
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(31)
 


Mon July 06, 2015
(Austin News KXAN)
 
 
 
On second thought, I withdraw my religious objections to granting you a marriage license
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(172)
 
(AP)
 
 
 
Man falls off grandstand at Grateful Dead concert, narrowly avoids becoming an Ironic tag
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(16)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Germany is sweltering under a heat wave that has created temperatures of 104.3 degrees F, the highest it has ever been since records started being kept in 1881. Maybe scientists should look into this and see if the earth is getting warmer
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(252)
 
(eWeek)
 
 
 
Small business optimism in the economy declines. Especially the small businesses that used to be big businesses
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(6)
 
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
When his laptop breaks, enterprising rapper manages to record an entire album by surreptitiously using display machines at an Apple Store. Genius
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(50)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
So remember that "Open records" rollback that somehow made its way into the Wisconsin budget that no one knows how it got there? Well it's gone. You're welcome, Madison
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(40)
 


Sun July 05, 2015
(Grub Street)
 
 
 
For ecofriendly reasons, NYC bans working-class dive bars from serving beers in 32-oz styrofoam cups, ends an era. "Where else could you get a quart of beer for a dollar at 8 a.m.?"
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(32)
 
(Metro)
 
 
 
Crowdfunder for party to celebrate Queen Elizabeth becoming longest serving monarch in British history "isn't going well"
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(28)
 
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
To capture a very rare photo of the International Space Station passing in front of the moon takes extreme patience, split-second timing and a very quick finger on the shutter release
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(17)
 


Sat July 04, 2015
(Ultimate Classic Rock)
 
 
 
Bruce Dickinson--yes, THE Bruce Dickinson--grants an interview about his recovery, says the inside of his head was "cooked," though a little cowbell has helped
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(39)
 
(WXYZ Detroit)
 
 
 
Freedom of Information Act: Good. Bill for asking for your son's school record : $77K
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(121)
 
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Solar powered plane completes record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean. The sun is there
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(44)
 


Fri July 03, 2015
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
Milwaukee Brewers finally have something to be proud of this MLB season, as bullpen catcher eats 23 cheesesteak sandwiches, breaking the Citizens Bank Park record
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(20)
 
(Stuff.co.nz)
 
 
 
World's scariest hotel room, not including your last stay at an Econo Lodge
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(65)
 
(Hardball Talk)
 
 
 
Blue Jays pitcher Matt Boyd's ERA balloons from 5.40 to 14.85 as he becomes the first starter since 1998 to allow at least 7 runs without recording an out
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(14)
 
(Edmonton Journal)
 
 
 
Edmonton police are 0 for 11 in clearing this year's murders. No one is upset about it because Oilers fans are used to losing records
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(72)
 
(Lacrosse Tribune)
 
 
 
Wisconsin Republicans introduce budget bill that would make nearly all records created by state and local government officials, including bill drafts and communications with staff, no longer subject to Wisconsin open records law. Nothing to hide
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(134)
 


Thu July 02, 2015
(The Age (Melbourne))
 
 
 
Girls, don't become like a sticky note that's been stuck to too many places and gets unsticky by getting stuck too often or you won't be able to stick by your man, because chemistry
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(99)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Former Senator, noted author and historian and bona fide war hero, with a proven track record of bipartisanship, who opposed the Iraq war in 2002 and Wall Street in '07 is running for president. Yeah, no, of course he has no shot
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(233)
 
(IT World)
 
 
 
Livecoding.tv launches; Livepaintdrying.tv shouldn't be far behind
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(42)
 
(Pro Football Talk)
 
 
 
"Michael Sam hasn't played a down of football north of the border and he has gotten a thousand times more recognition than Randy Chevrier, who won the Tom Pate Award. That's pathetic. You guys in the media should be embarrassed"
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(73)
 
(C|Net)
 
 
 
Russian cosmonaut sets a record for the most time in space, says he enjoys the serenity, the scientific experiments, not having to wait in line for toilet paper and bread
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(8)
 


Wed July 01, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Man gives wife second wedding after losing her memory in car crash
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(34)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
The system goes online June 29th, 2015. Human decisions are removed from photo identification. Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes racist at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, June 29th. In a panic, they try to pull the plug
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(130)
 


Tue June 30, 2015
(The Local)
 
 
 
Today's leap second is going to be really dull, says really dull German scientist
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(9)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
With his announcement today Chris Christie become the 435th person to declare he's running for president. No, not in US history, but just THIS year
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(45)
 
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
London: the city that's become so unlivable, even Los Angeles is a step up
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(132)
 
(Reuters)
 
 
 
World's second richest guy to Trump: Come at me, ese
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(181)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Greece got an extension on the deadline to make IMF debts....by a whopping second
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(11)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Thanks to John Oliver, here's a great way to waste your leap second
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(29)
 


Mon June 29, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
The Great Wall of China soon becoming the 'used to be' Great Wall of China because of erosion. No wonder you can't see it from space anymore
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(46)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Australian engineer designs a robot that can build a house in two days. Although it still can't touch the record of putting up bricks over 48 minutes held by DeAndre Jordan
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(27)
 
(ESPN)
 
 
 
LeBron James bypassing $21.6 million and becoming an unrestricted free agent? It's a slam dunk
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(82)
 
(BBC)
 
 
 
Solar plane makes second Pacific bid, is past the point of no return in its five-day journey from Japan to Hawaii. Godspeed and good luck
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(19)
 
(Time)
 
 
 
Time Magazine declares we are now living in a "post-Christian" America. Stocks in fire, brimstone reach record highs
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(102)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Members of the 501st Legion help sick teenager become a TIE fighter pilot
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(32)
 


Sun June 28, 2015
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
More than 300 Einstein impersonators set new world record, begin wait for the free Guinness bar towels they were promised
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(22)
 
(Impact Wrestling)
 
 
 
CAN Jeff Jarrett become "King of the Mountain" one more time? WILL Davey Richards and Austin Aries steal the show? DOES ANYONE give a fark about this show tonight? LIVE from UNIVERSAL STUDIOS, THIS is YOUR TNA Slammiversary thread (8pm ET on PPV)
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(203)
 
(SlashFilm)
 
 
 
If it gets a second season, Wayward Pines may have an all-new cast
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(39)
 
(KY3 Springfield)
 
 
 
"Firearms aren't for everyone, we recommend them and show people how to use them and what situations the law says they can use them, but we recommend whether it be pepper spray, firearms or TASERs"
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(245)
 
(Science 2.0)
 
 
 
Here's why headlines such as "We could be in for its worst flu season on record" have become a yearly occurrence
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(14)
 
(Fark)
 
 
 
Recommend me a good book
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(286)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
It only took five months for billionaire GOP donors to set new records. Thanks, Obama
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(61)
 


Sat June 27, 2015
(WCAX Vermont)
 
 
 
"I was actually a little worried, I even used some explicit language with the police officers, holy crap not in those words, you guys scared the --- out of me. This is the second time it has happened to me. What am I going to think," said Lamitie
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(33)
 
(Shanghaiist)
 
 
 
Just an idea for Drew when he gets elected governor of Kentucky: Hire this guy to redecorate your new office at the state house. It would beer awesome
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(11)
 
(FIFA)
 
 
 
The second semi sides will be set today, with the winners of the Australia / Japan match at 4 ET and the England / Canada at 7:30 ET facing each other on Canada Day. No pressure Canada. It's Women's World Cup soccer (from Canada), but you knew that
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(379)
 
(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
High-fives all around for 7-year-old Squish who stole the show at Bonnaroo for making it into the Guinness Book of World Records: 2,392 high-fives in one hour
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(11)
 


Fri June 26, 2015
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
US drops to #23 in world well-being index. It's okay, though. We're #2 in North America, second only to Mexico
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(87)
 
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Lake Mead water level reaches a new record low. Casino deadbeats finally don't have to worry about being knocked off until there's enough rain to raise it another six feet
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(61)
 
(Scotus Blog)
 
 
 
With five rulings left to announce, will SCOTUS give America a weekend of marriage celebrations? Will the EPA control your farts? Will gerrymandering still be a thing? This is your second-to-last SCOTUS opinion thread. (Coverage starts at 9:00AM ET)
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(910)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
A guy from a Gawker site writes entire article about something he's annoyed about that can be changed in 10 seconds
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(36)
 
(Boston.com)
 
 
 
When your lawyer calls you stupid in front of cops serving a warrant, it might be time to start thinking about how to decorate your cell
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(16)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Local economy hindered by restrictive religious laws. Difficulty: Not a Muslim nation. Extreme Difficulty: Not Christian, either
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(17)
 


Thu June 25, 2015
(The Verge)
 
 
 
Anti-idiocy bill one step closer to becoming law in California
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(96)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Abstinence-only spokesperson Bristol Palin is pregnant with her second out-of-wedlock child
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(699)
 
(The Local)
 
 
 
Economist claims Denmark is the world's "Top Nation," based on their exports of . . . bacon? Okay, maybe he has a point
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(36)
 
(Slash Gear)
 
 
 
Watch Bill Nye explain climate change in 90 seconds using emojis
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(20)
 
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Mississippi is the next state to leave the Confederacy. Hey, you laugh, but remember that it took them until 2013 to formally recognize the 13th Amendment and the abolition of slavery, so this is some real progress
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(55)
 
(KMOV St. Louis)
 
 
 
Actual headline: "Franklin County homeowner kills intruder for second time in four months." Unfortunately, there is not a single zombie mentioned
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(104)
 
(Vox)
 
 
 
How America has failed a man who just wants to become an American citizen
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(36)
 
(Sun Sentinel)
 
 
 
Convenience store clerk wants to see if he can top Joe Walsh's landspeed record in a Maserati, winds up causing $40,000 in damages after crashing it. And then he offered to kiss the arresting officer's feet. Alcohol was, of course, involved
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(31)
 
(The Business Journals)
 
 
 
Colorado tourism hits record high in 2014 thanks to "a solid marketing campaign in the works for several years, not pot"
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(33)
 


Wed June 24, 2015
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
American adults have now surpassed children in taking drugs to improve their focus. Not to be confused with 1969 when adults took drugs so they could become completely out of focus
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(72)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Fox News: Wait a second, we can just ignore her
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(157)
 
(Nola.com)
 
 
 
How to deal with a troll headline: Read the first clause, take deep breath; read the second clause, exhale. "Trump and Christie lead the field in poll of GOP candidates voters can't see supporting"
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(18)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
"Jurassic World" becomes the fastest movie to ever gross $1 billion. It's the quickest billion dollars ever made from dinosaur remains other than ten minutes of drilling by Shell Oil
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(187)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Brietbart columnist calls for a public ban on the flying of a flag he says has become a symbol of bigotry, intolerance and oppression. Fark: The gay pride rainbow flag. It's going take a brand new geometry to describe this level of obtuseness
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(123)
 
(Engadget)
 
 
 
More than two dozen churches worldwide have installed the "Churchix" facial recognition and tracking system so they can monitor which members of their flock are attending services regularly and which are going to hell
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(45)
 


Tue June 23, 2015
(NBC News)
 
 
 
President Obama to deliver eulogy for slain S.C. pastor Clementa Pinckney. Seconds remaining before some jackass has a problem with this: 3... 2... 1
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(180)
 


Mon June 22, 2015
(Miami Herald)
 
 
 
Governor Rick Scott generates $1.5 million in economic activity thanks to drug testing program
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(46)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
To save the earth from greenhouse gases, British scientists working on breeding "eco cows" that produce beef with less damage to the environment and carbon footprint smaller than salad
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(74)
 


Sun June 21, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Suddenly, the rainbow appears to become solid and, I venture, edible
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(53)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
A happy 71st birthday to Ray Davies, who really should reconcile with Dave and go on tour while they still can. Here's their early 80s hit, Come Dancing
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(40)
 
(ABC 27)
 
 
 
Today's odd world record comes to us from these 66 surfers who happen to fit onto one surfboard at the same time. Hang 660?
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(38)
 
(ABC 27)
 
 
 
There is a world record being set in Michigan involving doughnuts, well when isn't it worth mentioning doughnuts?
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(21)
 
(The Bolton News)
 
 
 
Mom shocked, SHOCKED at the sight of the Teddy Bear christening cake bakery made for her (Not safe for cake decorators)
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(107)
 


Sat June 20, 2015
(Deadspin)
 
 
 
For the second time in Major League Baseball history, a boneheaded umpire blows a perfect game
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(119)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Philae lander calls home for the second time this week. Your mom throws her hands up and says "I should be so lucky"
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Fri June 19, 2015
(Uproxx)
 
 
 
"Only my virginity is recognized in Fort Kick Ass"
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(37)
 
(Irish Mirror)
 
 
 
Stowaway descends on London faster than plane. Second stowaway decides to ride plane to airport
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(63)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
"Chinese stocks see worst weekly fall since 2008." Kinda like saying "Apple shares retreated this morning on news sales did not decimate estimates before recovering at lunch"
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(17)
 
(LA Times)
 
 
 
Nationally-recognized LA teacher suspended for (spins wheel) reading a passage from Huck Finn to his students. In this case, LA stands for Los Angeles and not Louisiana but the levels of ignorance are indistinguishable from one another
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(YouTube)
 
Video
 
Trailer for Robin Williams' last dramatic performance. Don't mind the monitor in 21 seconds doesn't have any video input
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Wed June 17, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Koenigsegg One megacar sets new world speed record while practicing to set new world speed record (w/ vid of fastest 0-300-0 km/h in history)
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(55)
 
(News 13 Orlando)
 
 
 
Tropical depression Bill to become post-tropical by Thursday. Man, Schoolhouse Rock has really dropped the ball since the '70s
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(28)
 
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Comcast: "We can't buy Time Warner? Fine, we'll buy T-Mobile...and Turner Networks and Toys R Us and...Talladega Nights. Yeah, every copy. Screw you guys". UPDATE: "On second thought, screw you guys, we're going home"
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(21)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
Russia is working on an anti-drone 'microwave gun', where it takes down drones and heats your burritos in 30 seconds
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(110)
 
(Major League Baseball)
 
 
 
Just another night in MLB - For the 1st time in 19 years a Red Sox player hits for the cycle, The Orioles hit a club record 8 home runs in a 19-3 win, and two different position players had to pitch in blowout games. Other than that, nothing special
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Tue June 16, 2015
(Inquisitr)
 
 
 
French postal service breaks USPS record for letter delivery
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(37)
 
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
The FBI is baffled by a wave of fiber optic vandalism, obviously forgetting the first and second rules of Project Mayhem
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(18)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Trickle-down economics doesn't work and the only way to spur economic growth is by improving conditions for the poorest 20% according to the commie leftists at the IMF
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(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Game of Thrones finale breaks its own internet piracy record. Finally some word from those Greyjoys
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Record breaking 415-foot basketball shot made from atop Tasmania's Gordon Dam. Damn
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(18)
 
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Shenmue 3 shatters Kickstarter records by raising $2 million in nine hours. Hopefully Ryo still has enough cash to feed that cat
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(38)
 
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Hollywood "did not anticipate" the massive record-breaking opening Jurassic World had, forgetting the two most important elements of a blockbuster: dinosaurs and people getting eaten by dinosaurs
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
And another state breaks free from the reins of economic tyranny and tells Grover to go back to Sesame Street
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Mon June 15, 2015
(Fortune)
 
 
 
American Airlines' response to someone upset that they are recognizing Gay Pride Month? Sorry, not sorry
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(50)
 
(Deadspin)
 
 
 
Max Scherzer misses a perfect game, settles for a one hit, 16 strikeout game. His game score of 100 makes for only the 12th time a MLB pitcher has recorded a score of at least 100 in a nine-inning game - statistically rarer than a perfect game
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(AP)
 
 
 
Jurassic World breaks records for largest opening ever. And not just for movies with trained dinosaurs, motorcycles in the jungle and Star Lord acting nutty
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(NASDAQ)
 
 
 
Gas prices rose 17% in May. Economists peg the increase on the arrival of summer, more day trips, oil company executives needing a new beach house
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Sun June 14, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
In a move to make them more annoying, cyclists can become caravaneers
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(40)
 
(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
Federal dietary guidelines contain more than the recommended maximum of crystal ball
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(ESPN FC)
 
 
 
Sepp Blatter reconsidering his resignation, forgetting the golden rule: no backsies. Or as some who like the other football say, no Favre-ing
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(49)
 
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Jurassic World opens with $200 million, securing the second-biggest opening weekend of all time. Spy managed to slip in $15 million at #2, and San Andreas is #3 with $10.5 million. Insidious 3 was #4 with $8 million, Pitch Perfect 2 slipping to #5
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(The Union Leader)
 
 
 
Manchester Monarchs win Calder Cup, becoming the first team in 33 years to win minor league hockey's top trophy...just before they move
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Sat June 13, 2015
(IMDB)
 
 
 
So Rachel and Delphine are in cahoots? Did Donnie kill Jason? Who is the Castor original? It's a London homecoming in the penultimate episode of 'Orphan Black' (BBC America 9 PM ET)
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(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)
 
 
 
Tampa's Archer becomes first pitcher in history to have 3 straight starts with 10 strikeouts and 0 walks. Wait, I had something for this
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(Sports Illustrated)
 
 
 
Felix Hernandez attempts to set a record for highest non-infinite ERA ever
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Fri June 12, 2015
(C|Net)
 
 
 
The FCC's new Net Neutrality rules officially take effect today after a judge refused to stay them. But don't worry too much about your favorite cable company or telecom, the House is working on a bill to block the FCC from enforcing them
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(46)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
How to lose your job in 20 seconds
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(17)
 
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
That data breach that allowed hackers to obtain personnel records of millions of government employees...you know, the one the Feds say they caught because of their new enhanced security? It was really found by vendor doing a product demo
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(Politifact)
 
 
 
Maybe she shouldn't run on her record
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