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Wed August 05, 2020
(Travel and Leisure)
 
 
 
Airline hosting Hello Kitty flight for Father's Day
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(Anchorage Daily News)
 
 
 
First Alaskan cruise of the year tentatively tries to leave port, immediately turns around after discovering a passenger caught Covid-19 on the flight there
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Who had "increasing inflation" on their 2020 scorecard? Collect your slightly less valuable cash winnings
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(Ancient Origins)
 
 
 
The function of the pyramids was to produce a light show for Egyptian Raves
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(Local10 WPLG)
 
 
 
Last week, airplanes were turned around for passengers NOT wearing masks. Now, airline crew kicked a passenger off a flight for wearing a mask
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Silver lining - These days at least you can be reasonably sure your plane was cleaned before your flight boarded. Reasonably
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(The Takeout)
 
 
 
Fast food breakfast purchases are down. Apparently people learned how to cook breakfast during lockdown and realized eggs only cost a nickel at Walmart
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Tue August 04, 2020
(Speedway Media)
 
 
 
Nothing could stop Brad Keselowski at New Hampshire, except his brakes. Meanwhile, Busch Light Apple is garbage, and Kyle Busch is the "ass-end" of the race results
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(The Drive)
 
 
 
Gordon Murray presents the spiritual successor to the McLaren F1: a 3 seat, V12 powered supercar that's lighter than a Miata, and a tail fan for greater downforce
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(The News International)
 
 
 
Forecast in Germany is for partly COVID cloudy with a possibility of light death clearing up by 2021
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Mon August 03, 2020
(WXOW La Crosse)
 
 
 
"The flamethrower was just for lighting the bong, Officer"
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Stephenie Meyer's says that while writing her new book retelling Twilight from the vampire's point of view, "getting through every word was a struggle." Much like reading it will be
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Prancing Pony slightly slower
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Hidden Inside black holes are movies of the universe, and also a bookshelf with link to past that proves love is the key to everything
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Hidden Inside black holes are movies of the universe, and also a bookshelf with link to past that proves love is the key to everything
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Fri July 31, 2020
(Fox 31 Denver)
 
 
 
The driver of the Jeep that tried to drive through a crowd of protesters was merely trying to catch a flight, passenger claims, somehow making it all better
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(Boston.com)
 
 
 
Federal judge overturns death sentence for the Boston Marathon Bomber
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(The Takeout)
 
 
 
Well, that, and the calendar that says summer's barely 1/3 over
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Executives at ExxonMobil now lighting their cigars with monopoly money after they post their largest loss ever
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
No, Melania's Mt. Rushmore dress didn't feature drawing by victims of child sex-trafficking to raise awareness of their plight, it was just a really ugly dress
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Two dogs are rescued after spending eight days in a UK hole. They're delighted to be home with a slice of Mom's humble pie
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Thu July 30, 2020
(WJAC TV Johnstown)
 
 
 
Town hosting PBR baseball tournament. No word on the Keystone Light slow-pitch tournament
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Universe may be using a false ID and is really 1.2B years younger than thought
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(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Old and busted: The Mustard Man. New grossness: French's Mustard Beer
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
How the trailer to the upcoming Ren & Stimpy doc addresses disgraced creator John Kricfalusi's legacy. Also, there's a Ren & Stimpy doc coming out in a couple of weeks, you eeeediots
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(The Smoking Gun)
 
 
 
Hot flight attendant beats husband when she comes home and finds him "engaged in sexual intercourse" with another woman, cops say
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(Atlanta Journal Constitution)
 
 
 
John Lewis wrote this essay shortly before his death to be published on the day of his funeral. Here's a light in the darkness. Bring a box of tissues
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(Denver Post)
 
 
 
Golden meteor explodes over Colorado with video hey 2020
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Wed July 29, 2020
(Fark)
 
 
 
The clock is ticking down, the lights are dimming, and the bartender looks ready to announce Last Call. This is your Fark Writer's Thread, right before the Fark Fiction Anthology deadline edition
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(Electrek)
 
 
 
It's purple
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(Twitter)
 
 
 
Come for the broad daylight kidnapping in NYC. Stay for the NYPD providing pass protection
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(CTV News)
 
 
 
You know what else kills COVID-19? That's right, Frank Stallone
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Tue July 28, 2020
(Barron's)
 
 
 
J.C. Penney up on news its stock is now a slightly better bankruptcy play than being blind staggering drunk in a Florida panhandle casino
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(Deadline)
 
 
 
The Emmy Award nominations will be livestreamed beginning at 11:30AM ET. Will your favorite shows or actors be on the list? The always delightful and hilarious Leslie Jones hosts the announcement ceremony
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(Fark)
 
 
 
Favorite nonsense word that you personally came up with. Subby's is "borgengromph"
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(DeadState)
 
 
 
Slight overestimate as "Million Unmasked March" draws only 150
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(NBC San Diego)
 
 
 
If you think you've been drinking too much during the pandemic you may be right. Online sales of alcohol are up 307%
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Mon July 27, 2020
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Jet2 cancels all holidays and flights to mainland Spain. How does an airline cancel a holiday?
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers develop an edible, biocompatible, and biodegradable optical fiber from marine algae. Brain surgery and sushi will never be the same
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Researchers develop an edible, biocompatible, and biodegradable optical fiber from marine algae. Brain surgery and sushi will never be the same
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
For you rocketry nerds, a fellow nerd recapping his most recent flight attempt to hit 1,000 meters using a finless model rocket steered by actively gimballing the motor
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(The Drive)
 
 
 
Old And Busted: Sharks with Frickin' Laser Beams strapped to their heads. New Hotness: Submarines with Frickin' Laser Beams strapped to their decks
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Sun July 26, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Perry Mason meets his destiny defending Emily Dodson. But how is Ennis connected to Charlie's kidnapping and murder? Will Strickland find the answer and unravel the true culprits? Will Della continue to delight? Perry Mason, 9 PM ET on HBO
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Sat July 25, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
USAF says it is a TOTAL coincidence that a SOCOM surveillance plane was flying over Portland last week, and that those flights were scheduled MONTHS ago...really...they promise
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Fri July 24, 2020
(Metro)
 
 
 
Delightful memories of napping in the loo
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
1928 mission to Venus, Virgin to try again at year's end, SpaceX gets huge valuation increase, BAIKONUR-19, Virgin goes Japanese, 2 Mars probes launched, SpaceX Starship test flight possible within a week, & German-engineered rockets are coming 🚀
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(Science News Magazine)
 
 
 
Star cluster closest to our solar system is slowly dying. Astronomers recommend we keep 150 light years of social distance from it at all times
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(Vintage Everyday)
 
 
 
Amuse your fellow Covid house-arrest inmates with this guide to making shadow puppets from the 30's (before television). Disclaimer: not responsible for inmates breaking your fingers
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(Austin News KXAN)
 
 
 
New Tesla factory being built is "adding gasoline on the fire" with respect to population growth of the Austin area. In light of what a Tesla doesn't use, a new metaphor may have to be used
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Thu July 23, 2020
(NASCAR)
 
 
 
Harvick draws the pole with Logano along side. Weather is hot with a slight chance of a stray thunderstorm. This is your Super Start Batteries 400 presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts at Kansas Speedway starting at 7:30pm EDT on NBCSN
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(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
UK residents stuck at home spending time digging in their gardens are making some cool archaeological discoveries. Jimmy Hoffa still unavailable for comment
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(Chicago Sun-Times)
 
 
 
Trump calls Mayor Lightfoot for a truce to coordinate agreement on federal deployment of his brownshirts in Chicago
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(ABC7 New York)
 
 
 
This is the church, this was the steeple. Lightning blows it up, scares all the people
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(Fark)
 
 
 
"When a man becomes a writer, I think he takes on a sacred obligation to produce beauty and enlightenment and comfort at top speed." -Kurt Vonnegut. Huh, I can do bad puns slowly, does that count? This is your Fark Writer's Thread, speedy edition
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(LGBTQ Nation)
 
 
 
Political pundits are picking on the colorful wigs of the US Senate's first (openly) bisexual member, Kyrsten Sinema (D-lightful), because of course there's no one else with ridiculous hair in Washington DC
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Wed July 22, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Farkers will need to start drinking their Coors Light out of bottles. Just like God intended
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(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
New Zealand's Minister for Workplace Relations suffers understandable confusion over the nature of his job
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(Click2Houston)
 
 
 
Why staring at the sun is important. Donald Trump and Harry Caray both nod in agreement
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(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1933, Wiley Post completed his solo flight around the world, a feat later echoed in the 80's by his distant ancestor Wile E. Coyote on his ACME rocket
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(Twitter)
 
 
 
Final Qantas 747 flight draws a kangaroo in the sky
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(Radio.com)
 
 
 
Ben & Jerry's new edible cookie dough recipe is perfect for people who never grew up with a mom who let them lick the beaters
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Tue July 21, 2020
(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Enlighten an introvert: Why are you averse to doing things alone?
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
"One senses in Donald Trump no joy, no delight, no laughter. All the emotions that drive him are negative ones. There is something repugnant about Trump, yes, but there is also something quite sad about the man. He is a damaged soul"
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(Fox 2 St. Louis)
 
 
 
Shocking video of multiple lightning strikes on the St. Louis Gateway Arch
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(Gothamist)
 
 
 
Citizens of NYC beg Mayor Bill de Blasio to turn off all the lights in the city so they can marvel at once-in-a-lifetime Comet NEOWISE event, promise not to riot and burn the place down
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Strip-club stimulus reveals lingering uncertainties over U.S. small-business aid (PPP) and the ridiculous need for proper lighting EVERYWHERE
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Mon July 20, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Canines and corvids and comedy in Covid
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(WSFA)
 
 
 
In light of John Lewis' death, we should rename the bridge where he spilled his share of blood on Bloody Sunday. Especially since, y'know, the guy who it's named after was a Klan Grand Wizard and Confederate general
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Oregon police light a little fire in their police union building and claim it was done by protestors
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Sun July 19, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Subby is contemplating a new podcast "This G-dd-mn House" as a counterpoint to Bob Vila as he discovers all the shiat people have done to cut corners when they DIY in his own home. Share your misadventures and confessions. LGT TOH to mock
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Sat July 18, 2020
(WXYZ Detroit)
 
 
 
It starts with a slight fever and dryness of the throat. The victim becomes dizzy, begins to experience an itchy rash, then severe muscle spasms followed by the inevitable drooling, accompanied by uncontrollable flatulence
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(Reykjavik Grapevine (Iceland))
 
 
 
Iceland Air fires all their flight attendants and replaces them with pilots
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Fri July 17, 2020
(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
It turns out you're drinking Coors Light wrong. Yes, you
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Five stupid reasons Trump is "right" to bring back incandescent bulbs. What, no mention of the EZ Bake Oven?
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(Fast Company)
 
 
 
How to promote yourself without sounding obnoxious. Unlike subby who has a low 4-digit account number and over 1500 greenlights
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(NBC Chicago)
 
 
 
Chicago mayor Lightfoot ain't having Press Secretary White Privilege Barbie's criticism of the job she's doing as mayor: "Hey, Karen, watch your mouth,"
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(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)
 
 
 
12 employees at state emergency response center test positive for COVID-19. Dumbass tag already in ICU
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Thu July 16, 2020
(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
Mussolini made the trains run on time. Trump got more water in your dishwasher. A true leader
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
None. None more ultra-black
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
None. None more ultra-black
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Physicists have engineered an optical mirror made of only a few hundred atoms, but still can't break that 'seven years' bad luck' barrier
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(KIRO-7 Seattle)
 
 
 
Black Panther Wakanda Forever is racist, at least according to this irate Lowe's customer, no doubt earning nods from shiny people incensed at the Silver Surfer's depiction in movies
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Microsoft Flight Simulator will have a physical release, 90GB spanning 10 DVDs in case you lack a broadband connection. You suppose they couldn't get a deal on thumb drives?
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Wed July 15, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Being elected to lead, not to read is not only an American problem
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(NASCAR)
 
 
 
Wednesday night short track action is here at Bristol. There are a few changes including different car design, choosing your lane on restarts, and extra lighting. All-Star Open starts at 7pm EDT on FS1 with the All-Star race starting at 8:30pm on FS1
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Porky and Lightsy were, to put it mildly, shiatfaced"
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Tue July 14, 2020
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Nanotextured aluminum surface enables super-efficient distillation and these scientists want to waste the technology on drinkable water
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(STLToday)
 
 
 
Missouri organ donation centers prepare for influx of only slightly-damaged organs because helmets are no longer required for motorcyclists. With helpful picture of why this is stupid
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Condor stand up humor "I just flew in from Buenos Aires without flapping my wings, boy am I tired... not"
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Stephen Colbert's team sheds some light on the Lincoln Project's grifting operation and accomplishes the impossible: Rick Wilson stunned into silence by people with memories longer than a goldfish
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(Digital Spy)
 
 
 
Could this BE any more of a shameless cash-in?
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Mon July 13, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
CNN's Jeff Zucker: as a news organization we really need to have our finger on the pulse and look for new trends and emerging stories; so we're putting together a team to look into this whole "institutional" racism thing that just started happening
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(Twitter)
 
 
 
As if flying wasn't already bad enough here is Ted Cruz not wearing a facemask while aboard an American Airlines' flight
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(Fox5 DC)
 
 
 
Former soldier called "Captain America" highlights a massive problem for US veterans
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Sun July 12, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Will all the Ubisoft executives who did not engage in sexual harassment please raise their hands. (looks around room) C'mon, let's see those hands ... hey, where is everyone going?
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(Formula 1)
 
 
 
Hamilton has pole beside Mad Max for Austria 2, Electric Boogaloo. Lights out 9 AM ET
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(RFI)
 
 
 
Hey Jumbo, it's techno again tonight
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Sat July 11, 2020
(KVOA Tucson)
 
 
 
NASA turns on Tucson
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Watch SpaceX try again to launch 57 Starlink and 2 Blacksky satellites at 10:54 AM ET. It is the 5th flight for booster B1051 which is going to land on the house of the farker who submitted the Roberts is retiring headline
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(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Jonathan Livinglong Tortoiseshell
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
The next step after artificial photosynthesis is to make it so that you can plug your phone into a tree
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(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
Trump campaign actively discourages staff from discussing Coronavirus, wearing masks, or admitting they're sick
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
From the 'Who Knew' files. Security cameras still work when you steal them off of its post
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Fri July 10, 2020
(BGR)
 
 
 
The team has named them ORCs, short for "odd radio circles." The fractional versions are not FORCS, but merely half-ORCs
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(WNEP Scranton)
 
 
 
Joe Biden gaslights key environmental issue concerning the tracking ban: Fracking ban? What fracking ban?
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(The Register)
 
 
 
Old 'n busted: Planet Nine on the outskirts of our solar system. New 2020 timeline inevitable darkness: it's a teensy black hole
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
European bison to be introduced into UK's woodlands, taking jorbs from the extinct native ones
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(Deadline)
 
 
 
Sam Raimi is producing a new "contained" horror film
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(Fox 43 Pennsylvania)
 
 
 
Meet Olympia Lightning Bolt
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(Syfy)
 
 
 
Light from one side of a black hole gets bent, travels back down to the other side, and gets bent back up so we can see it. The Artistocrats
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Thu July 09, 2020
(Politico)
 
 
 
The Coronavirus is highlighting racial disparities and the political divide
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Video of man getting new glasses causes subby to get something in his eye
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(ABC News)
 
 
 
Sounds like he needs those whiskey-and-4-lines-of-blow lunches
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Wed July 08, 2020
(Insider)
 
 
 
How to make frozen fries taste better. Waiting until it's 3 AM and you're drunk surprisingly not on the list
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Lysol can in fact kill coronavirus. No word yet on whether sticking blacklights up people's asses will also help
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(MSN)
 
 
 
An answer to today's burning question: What makes heavy cream, whipping cream, light cream, and half-and-half all unique, and can you substitute one for another?
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Usually, a door does not become part of the flight control surfaces on a light aircraft. Usually. Skip to 3:45 for the pucker factor nine action
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Tue July 07, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Apparently Mr. Potatohead is a cousin of Squidword Tentacles
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Mon July 06, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Lightning strikes goalkeeper. God given red card, suspended for 3 games
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(Wired)
 
 
 
With 10 million light-year long magnetized filaments of space, the universe has more magnetism than the ICP has Faygo
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Last one out of Hong Kong turn out the lights
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Sun July 05, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
How do you do that? The only things more stunning than the accuracy displayed here are the wisdom and good looks of the Admin greenlighting this
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(New Scientist)
 
 
 
Stop the screaming for a second and thank your friendly little spiders. Using their silk as a frame for lenses made of resin that are the size of a blood cell. Useful for looking at a virus or other tiny objects
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(C|Net)
 
 
 
Whoever had the answer "Mothra" in the "What Will Go Wrong in July?" pool, please step forward to claim your prize
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(The Indian Express)
 
 
 
Man protects himself from coronavirus with facemask made of gold:"The metallic mask is light-weight with holes, ensuring that there is no difficulty in breathing". Coming up next: Man infected with coronavirus on medical ventilator made of gold
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Sat July 04, 2020
(New Musical Express)
 
 
 
Linkin Park's "In the End" hits 1 billion YouTube views for some apropos reason
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(Imgur)
 
 
 
Photoshop this X-38 flight on its 30th anniversary
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(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Attack of the corona potatoes
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(TwinCities.com)
 
 
 
This July 4th, Minnesota would like to remind you that it's illegal to buy, own, light, look at, or think about any fireworks more fun than a sparkler. Wisconsin would like you to remind you that the good stuff is just across the border
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Fri July 03, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
NPR reads a declaration by some radical extremist with the help of two other extremists. Why does NPR hate America?
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Inside the hideaway where Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell hid; she reportedly wanted to know flight patterns over the property she bought last year
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
It's not that simple
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
If you take a regular laser beam, and then compress it like a spring, so it all arrives at the same time, it REALLY hertz
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(Metro)
 
 
 
If you stole highly toxic rat poison from an exterminator's van in England, authorities want to warn you you'll probably die
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Communications boss at Boeing to Golightly away after writing sexist article about women in the military. Difficulty: 33 years ago
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(Irish Examiner)
 
 
 
Cough at paramedics? that's a jailin'
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Thu July 02, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Exxon signals 2nd quarterly loss in a row, wipes its tears with a slightly lesser quality regal silk
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(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Thursday. The day we thirst for knowledge. Let us be enlightened by conversing in the MSNBC Discussion thread, where prime time begins at 8 PM Eastern
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(Syfy)
 
 
 
Phil Plait unwittingly confirms he is one of the Lizard People in on the cover-up with his "reasonable and scientific" lies meant to explain away the dimming of Betelgeuse
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(Wikipedia)
 
 
 
40 years ago today one of the funniest comedies ever made was released. A comedy, you say what is it? A play, movie, etc., of light and humorous character with a happy or cheerful ending. But that's not important right now. Enjoy your lasagna
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(Twitter)
 
 
 
Astronomers have found an ancient black hole with more mass than some galaxies and 1000 times more light than the entire Milky Way
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Alaska Airlines to yellow-card Covidiots who insist on their freedom to go maskless in flight
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
First ever direct flight from Mongolia to the US delivers PPE to the Navajo Nation
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Wed July 01, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
The Lighthouse on lockdown? Can Marvel's Agents of SHIELD fight Chronicoms while maintaining social distance? Find out tonight at 10pm eastern on ABC
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Quantum fluctuations can affect objects at human scale. Which may explain how Salvatore Quanucci was spit out of the universe like a watermelon seed and never seen again
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(Lehigh Valley Live)
 
 
 
So to clarify in Pennsylvania the cops have to see you light the firework and then have to see the firework go off before they can issue a citation. And then they are not allowed to seize any unused fireworks in your possession
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Airlines resume full flights, noting that you can't actually social distance on a plane. In other words, every time you get on a plane, you're marinating in one of my farts
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(Thrillist)
 
 
 
NASA has created a stunning time-lapse of the Sun's activity over the last 10 years. It's better than Cats. Subby can watch it again and again and again
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Tue June 30, 2020
(Vice)
 
 
 
Maybe they are looking in Alderaan places?
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Pilot study states declining eyesight can be improved by looking at red light. Runway lights to be modified accordingly
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Pilot study states declining eyesight can be improved by looking at red light. Runway lights to be modified accordingly
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(Threader)
 
 
 
And here's a not-at-all-terrifying personal anecdote about Putin, told in light of the CNN article about Trump's calls to him
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(Anchorage Daily News)
 
 
 
If you insist on stealing a fire truck, the only reasonable thing to do is drive to the bar with the emergency lights on
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(Do You Remember)
 
 
 
You know how in those old Scooby Doo cartoons when the power went out, people would light things up using oil lamps? Apparently those are real and people really did once use them
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Mon June 29, 2020
(Playbill)
 
 
 
They say the neon lights will remain dark for the rest of 2020 on Broadway ... on Broadway ... on Broadway
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
Getting the look right for HBOs Perry Mason -- scouting LA noir for Art Deco remnants of the 1930s, even putting in green screens at Angels Flight
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Your execution is a go, we have a greenlight
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Sun June 28, 2020
(Den Of Geek)
 
 
 
Vic McQueen's happy life is shattered as she learns Charlie Manx is very alive, thanks to Bing's detective skills. Vic must fight for her son Wayne's soul as Charlie seeks to exact revenge. Will lights go out in Christmasland? NOS4A2, 10 PM ET on AMC
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
With flights banned, man sails 29-foot boat solo from Portugal to Argentina in an attempt to get to his father's 90th birthday party, delayed but back in time for Father's Day
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(CNN)
 
 
 
OMG greenlight this now, it's too good to check no time to check anyway just greenlight it already greenlight it NOW NOW NOW NOW NOW
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
L'Oreal is going to stop labeling its products with terms like whitening, fair, and lightening. I mean, they'll keep selling the products, because money, but now they just won't say what they do
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Sat June 27, 2020
(Rocket Launch Live)
 
 
 
L'watch the return to flight of the Vega rocket carrying 53 satellites including 26 SuperDoves and 8 Lemur-2s to orbit. Launch is at 9:51 PM ET. Yes, the coverage is in English
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(Independent)
 
 
 
UBI to be tried on a slightly larger scale
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(South China Morning Post)
 
 
 
Frugal Indian cooks rediscover vegetable peel and fruit rinds during lockdown, ingredients they had ignored when mom and grandma cooked. "A lot of us took abundance and availability of fresh produce, packaged food and exotic ingredients for granted"
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(Dezeen)
 
 
 
Papier-mache houses? Texas dares to be different
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Fri June 26, 2020
(Daily Star)
 
 
 
1. Be a psychic. 2. Fail to predict something. 3. Profit (possible nsfw content on page)
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(Daily Star)
 
 
 
1. Be a psychic. 2. Fail to predict something. 3. Profit (possible nsfw content on page)
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(Daily Star)
 
 
 
It's a green light for Red Light District (possible nsfw content on page)
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(Herald Mail Media)
 
 
 
Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Mayor/ He is trampling out the painting of the Confederate battle flags on a store/ He hath loosed the fateful lightning of his terrible swift paint brush/ His criminal summons marches on
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(Market Screener)
 
 
 
American Airlines will stop limiting seat capacity on flights beginning July 1. Don't worry - these things usually self-correct
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(Law and Crime)
 
 
 
Cops find it odd that suicide victim washed blood off her hands, wiped fingerprints off of gun and then placed gun on her left side even though she was right handed
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Two super earths discovered 11 light years away. It's good to have a couple of spares
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(Military.com)
 
 
 
F-35 Lightning II cannot fly near something something. Has internal gas issue. A little Bromo in the JP-7 will fix that right up
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Thu June 25, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Dieter Schorner, the pastry chef who revived Americans' passion for creme brulee, dies at 83. He will be lightly cremated by hand before burial
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Two record-setting lightning flashes in South America: one lasting 16.73 seconds, the other stretching 440 miles
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Nothing can escape from a black hole. But when two of them merge, looks like they can create light, after all
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(AP News)
 
 
 
The US' 2.5 million confirmed Covid-19 cases represent 25% of the world's known 10 million cases. However CDC officials believe the actual number of Americans infected with the virus may be SLIGHTLY higher...like, say, 10x higher
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Unilever's 'Fair & Lovely' now 'Dead & Buried'
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(Nature)
 
 
 
Solar cell achieves record efficiencies by gobbling up all the colors. Eat the rainbow?
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Bad omen #31: Quantas, the second oldest continually running airline, announces layoffs, halts to aircraft production and doesn't expect to resume international flights until...July 2021? I think you're mistaken, it's only 2020...oh crap
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
Bing's death ruled a suicide, a Google search reports nervously
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Wed June 24, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Robert Goddard Spaceflight Center , Greenbelt MD, Kennedy Spaceflight Center, Cape Canaveral FL, Johnson Spaceflight Center, Houston TX. Mary W. Jackson NASA Headquarters Bldg, on Hidden Figures Way, Washington DC
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(NPR)
 
 
 
New U.S. Agency for Global Media head: your propaganda needs to paint this administration in a better light, you're all fired
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(Rock Paper Shotgun)
 
 
 
Today's formerly beloved creator now revealed to be a sexual predator: Chris Avellone. No word if the Fallout from treating humans like Prey means he'll be in Torment for the Dying Light of his career
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
Sensitivity to sunlight. Fangs. Drinking blood and an aversion to garlic. Like all great myths, there were some actual facts to vampirism
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Dear Prudence: I accidentally shared erotic fan fiction during a Zoom meeting. What should I do? Will I somehow have sparked the next Twilight franchise?"
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(PoliceOne)
 
 
 
Organization that does its best to shield bad cops from consequences claims that they have been besmirched and that really it's not their fault
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(Fark)
 
 
 
Have you ever bought the "wrong" beer? Did you just drink it or take it back? Got a case of Busch light and trying to decide
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(Courier-Journal)
 
 
 
Kentucky primary results thread. Right now with slightly under 60% of precincts counted McGrath leads Booker by about 8%
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Tue June 23, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
If you are wondering whether Adam Schiff minds that somebody intervened to give Roger Stone a light sentence after being convicted for lying to Schiff's committee: He does
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Obvious Tag lights itself on fire, Parades down Main Street with a 76-piece marching band and then explodes in a glorious display of pyrotechnics that can been seen from space
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(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
With police around the nation under a spotlight for excessive use of force, the Los Angeles Sheriffs Dept. wonders, "How can we make the shooting death of a security guard more controversial?" How about a security hold on the autopsy and a curfew?
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
After last week's HOLY CRAP lightning strike thread, the first two in this compilation definitely deserve your attention
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
A new experiment confirms a 50-year-old theory that aliens could be tea-bagging black holes even as you read this
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Well, looks like 2020 is proceeding normally as a magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes southern Mexico
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(KHOU Houston)
 
 
 
"Other officers arrived on scene to investigate and said Hogue had glassy eyes and slightly slurred speech. While questioning him, Hogue allegedly admitted to drinking seven glasses of a whiskey-beer mixture before going on duty"
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
First they came for Christopher Columbus, and I said nothing, for who cares about that guy anyway. Then they came for the Confederate generals, and I remained silent, for I was not a Bubba. Then they came for Jesus, and I- wait, what?
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(Vanity Fair)
 
 
 
Hahahaha. Guess who's stepping down from their Trump campaign job
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Mon June 22, 2020
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
World's fastest Bose Einstein condensate created. Audiophiles unimpressed
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
'Robotic soft matter' bends, rotates, and crawls when hit with light but will now be haunting your dreams when the lights go out
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
30 years after its launch, Hubble still reveals the ultra-distant Universe like nothing else ever has
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Sat June 20, 2020
(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Global taillight community's outrage still focused on devil GM, whose flaring back-up lights saying your car is now locked wreak death in parking lots
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Fri June 19, 2020
(NBC Chicago)
 
 
 
Sunlight successfully sanitizes vehicle
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
Start up company plans space tourism flights in high-altitude balloon. Bonus: it comes complete with a bar and a restroom to barf in just in case you want to get blotto at 100,000 feet
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(Twitter Donald Trump)
 
 
 
Good news Tulsa Trumpsters, the tiki torch light march for Saturday night is on
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Tampa Bay Lightning players and staff shut down camp after positive COVID test. Add that to the Phillies, the UT Longhorns and others... there is no way we are going to see sports this year
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Because its summery stormy weather season, here is your nice loud reminder that lightning will fark you right up and does not care one bit about the rules
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Not only do hummingbirds know the words, they see colors we've never dreamed of
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
SpaceX building a floating spaceport * SpaceX McGregor test site gets improvements * Military wants nuclear propulsion * Astra to try again * Vega rocket to return to flight * Artemis SRBs at KSC * Skyrora, the only rocket that is not crap 🚀
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Johnson & Johnson lightens up on the racism
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Thu June 18, 2020
(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Newly invented superlens squeezes light into nanospace. This could mean a quantum leap forward in electronics, the end of life as they know it for backyard ants
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(Space.com)
 
 
 
The star Antares is so big it would almost reach beyond the orbit of Uranus
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(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
"Self-described semi-professional basketball player" brings documentary crew to film him rioting and lighting molotovs, tells them "the police can't do anything". Lets see if he was right
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
There could be as many as 6 billion Class-M planets in the Milky Way. We're gonna need a lot more than a 5-year mission
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(BBC)
 
 
 
UK Councillor repeatedly says N-word, and tells how his family used to own a cat named N-word, in order to highlight how things have changed. Only he didn't say "N-word", he said the N-word. De re / de dicto
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Researchers have achieved a 95% successful pollination rate with a bubble gun. Imagine what they could accomplish with some laser lights and a fog machine
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(Axios)
 
 
 
How do we know Trump Incorporated is in Panic Mode? His DOJ files a request for an Emergency Restraining Order against John Bolton's book
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Wed June 17, 2020
(WDRB Louisville)
 
 
 
City commission candidate lights marijuana pipe during debate. "Let's work together as a state and legalize something. Big money in that. A bunch of states doing it. I have the answers. Tim has the solutions, people"
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Yesterday upon the stair, I saw a thing that was not there. It was not there again today. I think it's from the CIA
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Tue June 16, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
You can add 'Ignoring your call light for a beer or cocktail' to the list of things airlines are now doing to make flying during a pandemic even less appealing
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Tetrachromacy is such a cool word, this deserves to go UV+green
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Mon June 15, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
When you go for the King of all media you best not miss, Half-Scoop
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Serial flight risk and company coffers raider Carlos Ghosn has been saying all along they were out to get him, and now he may have the emails to prove it
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(CNN)
 
 
 
CDC releases new detailed demographics of Covid-19. Some highlights: 14% of known cases needed hospitalization and 5% died. Infection rates were about the same for men and women but men were more likely to be hospitalized
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(The Register)
 
 
 
'Nam bans drone flights near all government buildings, borders and factories. There are rules
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(Spiegel)
 
 
 
It turns out Trump decided to withdraw almost 10,000 troops from Germany because someone slighted his ambassador, who is a yuge Trump supporter. The military brass was not consulted
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(ABC News)
 
 
 
Report details how woman with no ticket boarded airline flight, centering on the absence of Indiana Jones onboard to throw her out a window
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Sun June 14, 2020
(NewsChannel 5 Nashville)
 
 
 
Tag seems appropriate, Tennessee style. Subby awaits greenlight, shot of whiskey
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Band-Aid® adhesive skin bandages suddenly discover other colors
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(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Speed of light is as fast as anything can go, but it's really, really slow
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Sat June 13, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
East Meadow, NY, cops decide they need the spotlight, arrest man for trying to walk around an officer who purposefully stopped walking
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Fri June 12, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
Your pet lightning bug? No idea where he is. I haven't seen him
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
3 years of work. 170 physicists. 130 institutions. 21 countries. Outlook inconclusive for the moment
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Dalian Coherent Light Source reveals new dissociation channels in ethane photochemistry. He also does a pretty fair job co-hosting with Drew on Twitch
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists are closing in on a 12-billion-year-old signal from the end of the universe's 'dark age.' Even so, they won't admit this may lead to a Renaissance in their work
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Rare blood rainbow over Calgary
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Rare blood rainbow over Calgary
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Liberty University basketball player Asia Todd enters transfer portal because of "racial insensitivities" at the school
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(Food and Wine)
 
 
 
What will happen to food influencers after COVID-19? (with helpful illustration that pretty much nails the entire concept of influencer")
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Does the fabric of space really expand faster than the speed of light?
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(Wired)
 
 
 
Anyone with a laptop and less than $1000 of gear can now listen to a room 100s of feet away in real-time by observing the tiny vibrations those sounds create on the glass surface of a light bulb inside. Wanna-be spies and stalkers alike rejoice
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Thu June 11, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
"Are you a terrorist?" "No." "Do you have the 'rona?" "No." "Ok, here's your boarding pass, enjoy your flight"
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(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Anna Kendrick had about as much fun filming Twilight as audiences did watching it
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(Knewz)
 
 
 
Man, Olivia Wilde has really let herself go while in prison
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Wed June 10, 2020
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Science has figured out a way of generating electricity from shadows that somehow doesn't involve goth kids and hamster wheels
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Science has figured out a way of generating electricity from shadows that somehow doesn't involve goth kids and hamster wheels
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Strange red light seen in the skies of NJ. And no it wasn't the annual Staten Island landfill fire
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
"Live PD" producers admit they DID have footage, from multiple camera angles, in glorious HD, of TX cops tasing a man to death after pulling him over for a headlight infraction, but they..err ..destroyed it because who would want to see THAT?
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Customs and Border Control are making these weird flight patterns across the United States
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Tue June 09, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
How to deal with microaggressions, like when those gas-huffing modmins turn my beautiful greenlight into a redlit thread for NO REASON AT ALL YOU BASTARDS
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(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Greenlight the mistake, bury the rest - here's what happens when police and Twitter mobs fark up and ruin your life
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Mon June 08, 2020
(PetaPixel)
 
 
 
The latest outrage that must end - using master/slave for photographic lighting. You can save this article on your D Drive
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(KWQC Quad Cities)
 
 
 
University of Iowa football stadium and football statue vandalized after reports of systemic racism and abuse from the program came to light over the weekend
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot says officer who was photographed flipping the bird to protesters should be fired. In Chicago? Time was, a officer who ONLY flipped off a protester would have been given a medal for decorum and restraint
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(New Musical Express)
 
 
 
"For many black Americans, Lady Liberty's torch is far from a beacon of hope, it's often a flashlight in the face," Bono says before debuting a star-packed cover of U2's 2000 hit "Beautiful Day"
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
There's no such thing as a green star. So why do some galaxies appear green?
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
"They took standard components of a preliminary autopsy report to cast doubt, to sow uncertainty; to gaslight America into thinking we didn't see what we know we saw"
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Sun June 07, 2020
(Sci Tech Daily)
 
 
 
Astronomers discovered goateed Earth 3000 light years away
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(Digiday)
 
 
 
How's that rebooted Deadspin site coming along? Oh, down almost 85% year-over-year, but at least they're sticking to sports
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
In other news, water is wet
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Sat June 06, 2020
(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Thirty-one states mandate front license plates. Let's see how many states enforce that when these luxury cars just thumb their noses
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Fri June 05, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Trump's EPA justifies curtailing emission control regulations that combat fake* climate change by citing "economic emergency" caused by hoax* pandemic
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Silly gator, space is for Bob and Doug * Germany to hold a rocket competition. No word if London will be evacuated * SpaceX: Boom today, success tomorrow * Exos: Boom today success today * Vega to return to flight * Russia leaks on South America 🚀
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Dear Stoya: Is it possible for orgasms to be too intense? I'm a straight female in her 40s and every time I climax it's like I'm seeing a light shining in heaven. Is it like this for everyone?"
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Apparently the mood at the White House was lighthearted and jolly before today?
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Thu June 04, 2020
(Forbes)
 
 
 
That story about how they found the "missing matter" in the Universe? That wasn't the dark matter everyone's looking for
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Invisible sky wizards require burned store offerings due to climate change
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(WFLA Tampa Bay)
 
 
 
Floridians stocking up on guns, ammunition during pandemic, civil unrest. Well, more than usual, that is
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
US flights are adding passengers as people realize mobs of riot cops can't do much in the air with all their gear checked
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Farker attends peaceful candle light vigil for George Floyd with 5,000 people in attendance.... In Boise, ID
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
One-of-a-kind microscope enables breakthrough in quantum science. "This is the first time we can actually see the dynamics of light while it is trapped in nano materials, rather than relying on computer simulations or the holodeck"
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(CNN)
 
 
 
The SEC loses another old school coach. Johnny Majors runs through his final tunnel into the light
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Wed June 03, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
'Mating midge' swarms invade UK villages. No, this isn't a Madonna impersonator road show
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Tue June 02, 2020
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists use bacterial colonies to turn on electrical switches, get enlightened
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
'Since the beginning of time, man has yearned to destroy the sun. Imagine it, Smithers. electrical lights and heaters, running all day long.'
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
EasyJet says it's ready to resume summer flights for its passenger
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(9News (Australia))
 
 
 
Tesla smart guy Elon Musk pockets a cool billion-dollar bonus after huge gamble on successful SpaceX flight
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Mon June 01, 2020
(Fox News)
 
 
 
The British have made a decision .... the miniskirt is the most iconic fashion statement of all time, of all time
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Light my candles in a daze... 'Cause I've found god... Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Lufthansa to give up slots in bailout package. Will still offer roulette and baccarat on certain longer flights
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Grand Bazaar, cafes open and flights resume as everybody's business opens for the Turks
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(Vox)
 
 
 
Washington on fire, the lights go out in the White House. Haven't the lights been out symbolically there for a few years already?
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(TMZ)
 
 
 
Millionaire celeb and friends were not looting or vandalizing, but protesting horrific injustice
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(Food and Wine)
 
 
 
Los Angeles County given the OK to totally reopen restaurants. Sit-down dining could begin as soon as this weekend as long as you don't take the southbound 101 or the 5 at rush hour
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Sat May 30, 2020
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Would dividing by the speed of light squared matter at all?
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
As a thanks for bailing them out again, airlines are now selling a lot of flights they have no intention of operating to generate revenue
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Fri May 29, 2020
(Some British Cynics)
 
 
 
The great British public have decided to give their verdict on a £300 "Anti 5G USB Stick" that assorted nutters have recently been selling. The reviews make for some nice light reading in these troubled times
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Cool: black hole ejecting mass in massive jets. Ultra-heated, 80% speed of light goodness: on video
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(Bon Appetit)
 
 
 
It's the Beatles-Stones thing all over again
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Thu May 28, 2020
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Mysterious "Fermi Bubbles" in our galaxy turn out to be ordinary black hole vomit
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
...and then things got weird
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(News 13 Orlando)
 
 
 
Master Thief hopes to catch a break in sentence for 'Murphing' Brink's warehouse, in which $90M went up in flames after being set alight by a thermal lance. It's true, in crime, you have to watch where you're Murphing
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
Wanda Sykes and Scott Baio at war over Joe Biden's 'ain't black' remarks in the craziest 2020 on all calendars in the history of humankind
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Wed May 27, 2020
(Do You Remember)
 
 
 
A crescent moon on my outhouse door? What's all this about?
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
It's time to light that candle. Watch Americans launch into space from America. 4:33 PM ET. SpaceX coverage starts about 4 hrs prior to launch. *UPDATE* Launch scrubbed due to bad weather ⛈⚡
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(Bellingcat)
 
 
 
Boogaloo? Big Igloo? Big Luau? Read on to find out how a classic of 80s cinema came to be the guiding light of militias itching to fight it out with the police this summer
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
To shine a light on struggling restaurants, hospitality businesses and nonprofits amid the coronavirus pandemic, Times Square billboards to go
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Experimental optical chip has recorded the fastest Internet data speed in the world. And yes, it will still mostly be used for porn and gaming
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Experimental optical chip has recorded the fastest Internet data speed in the world. And yes, it will still mostly be used for porn and gaming
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
General Electric's stock surges after it sells its lighting business. Let that sink in
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(Fox Business)
 
 
 
Anheuser-Busch has a plan for all that Bud Light that expired in coronavirus shutdowns; sells entire stock to Coors Brewing Company for relabeling
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(Wikipedia)
 
 
 
I just used two different brands of blood pressure monitors at the same time-one on each arm- and got two different results. Then switched them. On one I was normal, on the other I had slightly high blood pressure. How do I know which on is right?
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
Food critic Alison Roman gets thrown out with the other rotten veggies at the NY Times
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Tue May 26, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Russian gas to Europe plummets after prices collapse and Putin's wallet gets lighter
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(New Musical Express)
 
 
 
Dark Season Three trailer confirms we'll all be seeing the light soon
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Yes, observing the universe really does change the outcome. That's why I drive with my eyes closed
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Mon May 25, 2020
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Monday, May 25th. Memorial Day (observed). Today is the day we remember those that have given their all in service of the world. Let's light a candle and gather for the MSNBC Primetime block, starting at 8 PM Eastern
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(Some Flying Guy)
 
 
 
Protip: Before resuming flights to vacation destinations, make sure they've re-opened their airport
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Old and busted: trampoline in your garden after high winds. New hotness: illuminated bed stuck to the side of your house
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Sun May 24, 2020
(Formula 1)
 
 
 
Bottas & Ocon join the grid for the first time alongside Courtois, Aubameyang, & Kai Lenny. Can Leclerc stop cutting corners & take Russell this week or will Luis Fonsi be the surprise package? It's the virtual Monaco Grand Prix. Lights out at 1 PM ET
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(Brand Eating)
 
 
 
Chipotle upgrades mobile app ordering functionality, lets you specify Light, Standard, or Extra for all ingredients, excluding odor and pants-staining
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(I Heart Radio)
 
 
 
Here's an article telling you to worry about something that they say is very unlikely to happen to anyone
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Sat May 23, 2020
(Twitter)
 
 
 
You need a smile, so watch this delightful video of Mandy Patinkin eating matzah and playing a pop culture trivia game with his family
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Fri May 22, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Okay, when we said your hand sanitizer might spontaneously combust, we meant to say it won't spontaneously combust
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Researchers have discovered an "off switch" that dampens multiple pain centers in the brain, but so far it has no effect on the pain caused by visiting the politics tab
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(Independent)
 
 
 
So...we may be wrong about how galaxies form: new observation suggests a slight adjustment of 2.5 billion years or so (tag also for the theorized mode of accretion)
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Thu May 21, 2020
(Florida Today)
 
 
 
Last Down, First Up: NASA astronaut Col. Doug Hurley, who piloted the final shuttle mission on Atlantis, will be on the inaugural SpaceX Crew Dragon flight
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Some German demonstrators have taken to wearing a yellow Star of David to highlight what they see as the stigmatisation they face for refusing to receive a vaccination against the virus, should one become available
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Taste the rainbow
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Taste the rainbow
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(Gadsden Times)
 
 
 
Does your toast prefer jams, jellies, compote, fruit spread, honey, or Nutella?
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Wed May 20, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Things you can do with a Sushi Bazooka. And will just put a NSFW warning on it just to be safe
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(13 News Now)
 
 
 
Enforcement of pooping speed limits is obviously and directly related to safety and not revenue generation
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(Bay News 9)
 
 
 
Answer: "Gov. DeSantis. Open our bars. We need our life back." Question: When do protest signs send wrong messages about protesters?
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Forbidden light emissions are not just for 4Chan any more
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Forbidden light emissions are not just for 4Chan any more
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Need Another Spaceflight Administrator
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Tue May 19, 2020
(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
Little kids +little animals = magic
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(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
The 40 best corona jokes you'll read this week
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(Uproxx)
 
 
 
With flights and personal finances being as they are, how about we share options and tips for road trip ideas? Here's everything we need to know for a COVID-Era summer road trip
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(Fox Business)
 
 
 
"When the apocalypse came, Americans bought Bud Light"
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(Forbes)