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Tour schedules updated after vet finds hair bands in dog, Burt's Bees founder dies of all-natural causes, and ↑ ↑↓ ↓← →← →BArbiturates: a few of Fark's favorite Headlines of the Week for 7/5 - 7/11
Posted by Unfreakable at 2015-07-13 12:38:49 PM, edited 2015-07-13 1:04:31 PM (4 comments) | Permalink
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A few real standouts last week. Good work, submitters!

Headlines Of The Week for Sun 2015-07-05 to Sat 2015-07-11:

img.fark.net  Dennis Miller arrested for assault and endangerment after an investigation that was tougher than reading "The Tin Drum" in Icelandic to an arena of Justin Bieber fans with ADD

img.fark.net  Mormon leader dies, will be baptized after death as a Catholic

img.fark.net  Man wins $75,000 costume contest prize at Walmart

img.fark.net  On this day in 1928, the greatest thing ever was first sold

img.fark.net  Man claims he was hit in the genitals by a banana thrown from a car. Subsequent police investigation has been fruitless

img.fark.net  Britain's fattest man who weighed 910 pounds has been laid to rest in a double sized coffin. His cremation will be on Thursday, Friday and Saturday

img.fark.net  ↑ ↑↓ ↓← →← →BArbiturates

img.fark.net  Veterinarian finds 62 hair bands inside dog during surgery. Tour schedules updated

img.fark.net  Welsh government responds to question about UFOs in Klingon. Or it could just be Welsh, no-one can tell

img.fark.net  US Marshal caught having sex on the roof of a federal courthouse. Apparently every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, henhouse, outhouse and doghouse in a six mile radius was unavailable

img.fark.net  Target store accidentally broadcasts porn over their PA system. "Expect More ... More ... MORE"


Sports:

img.fark.net  The 'Godfather of BMX' found dead in homeless camp according to a spokes person

img.fark.net  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

img.fark.net  For the first time in decades, Tottenham fans will soon get to watch football in their own stadium


Geek:

img.fark.net  On this day in 1996, Dolly the Sheep was cloned. On this day in 1996, Dolly the Sheep was cloned. On this day in 1996, Dolly the Sheep was cloned (repeat 274 times)

img.fark.net  g i g g i t y

img.fark.net  A robot capable of jumping six times its own height has been given a fleshy skin covering to help it survive falls, blend into the human resistance


Entertainment:

img.fark.net  Reba McEntire sells Beverly Hills house for $22.25 million. The home has nine bathrooms, three of which are actually inside the house

img.fark.net  Keith Richards' 1965 Bentley Continental is for sale and could reach $1 million. Said Richards, "I have a car?"

img.fark.net  New trailer arrives for Batman v Superman v Wonder Woman v Lex Luthor v The Audience


Politics:

img.fark.net  Senator Warren tries to fark Obama with the SEC. We all know Obama is a Big 10 guy

img.fark.net  Eric Holder admits that the Snowden leak led to positive changes in government surveillance as he places a pardon deal in a large live animal trap

img.fark.net  Trump invited to have a sit-down with Obama


Business:

img.fark.net  Burt's Bees founder dies of all natural causes

img.fark.net  The Chinese stock market has lost over $3 trillion in the last few weeks. That's what happens when your workforce enters its teens

img.fark.net  Land Rover recalls 65,000 vehicles for doors that suddenly pop open and sunroofs that fly off. Or as Chrysler calls those features, "factory air"
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4 Comments     (+0 »)
 
 
2015-07-13 01:10:01 PM  
Only mildly surprised Iwata's death only made geek tab. I know he wasn't well known outside of games, but the CEO of Nintendo dying so suddenly seemed like it would hit front page.

Ah well. RIP good man.
 
2015-07-13 01:22:17 PM  

Pichu0102: Only mildly surprised Iwata's death only made geek tab. I know he wasn't well known outside of games, but the CEO of Nintendo dying so suddenly seemed like it would hit front page.

Ah well. RIP good man.


It was cross-posted to the Geek tab and Main simultaneously.
 
2015-07-13 01:22:25 PM  
Cool I got one this week.

Live animal trap!
 
2015-07-13 01:37:23 PM  

Unfreakable: Pichu0102: Only mildly surprised Iwata's death only made geek tab. I know he wasn't well known outside of games, but the CEO of Nintendo dying so suddenly seemed like it would hit front page.

Ah well. RIP good man.

It was cross-posted to the Geek tab and Main simultaneously.


Well, I've apparently gone blind. My bad.
 
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