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 2017-06-24 04:24 

Fark

Now that pot is legal in Colorado and Washington cops no longer have an excuse to pull over minorities [Obvious]... +

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 2017-06-24 03:41 

reddit

Texas Mom Arrested on Suspicion of Killing Her Children After Allegedly Leaving Kids in Hot Car to Teach ‘Lesson’... +
 2017-06-24 03:34 

reddit

Video Shows Minnesota Police Beating Driver... +
 2017-06-24 03:30 

Slashdot

Obama Authorized a Secret Cyber Operation Against Russia, Says Report... +

Jessica Conditt reports via Engadget: President Barack Obama learned of Russia's attempts to hack U.S. election systems in early August 2016, and as intelligence mounted over the following months, the White House deployed secrecy protocols it hadn't used ...

 2017-06-24 03:12 

reddit

Black off-duty cop shot by colleague while responding to car crash... +
 2017-06-24 03:05 

reddit

Jury Finds Former Vanderbilt Football Player Guilty of Rape... +
 2017-06-24 02:50 

Fark

Move over hipsters, a Minneapolis man did something silly with a bike 130 years before it was cool [Cool]... +

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 2017-06-24 02:46 

reddit

State Department's anti-Semitism office will soon be unstaffed... +
 2017-06-24 02:10 

Fark

You can't fight city hall, but you can ram the police headquarters if you're desperate enough [Fail]... +

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 2017-06-24 02:05 

Slashdot

32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online... +

According to an exclusive report via The Register, "a massive trove of Microsoft's internal Windows operating system builds and chunks of its core source code have leaked online." From the report: The data -- some 32TB of installation images and software ...

 2017-06-24 01:30 

Fark

Florida contractor fakes death to dodge angry homeowners [Florida]... +

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 2017-06-24 01:25 

Slashdot

6 Female Founders Accuse VC Justin Caldbeck of Making Unwanted Advances... +

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: Yesterday The Information reported on allegations made by half a dozen women working in the tech industry who say they have faced unwanted and inappropriate advances from Silicon Valley venture capitali...

 2017-06-24 01:07 

Fark

US releases photos of American war plane's close encounter with Russian MiG, chooses not to release Polaroid of Maverick flipping it the bird [Scary]... +

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 2017-06-24 01:03 

Fark

No only works if you say no in the beginning [Facepalm]... +

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 2017-06-24 00:45 

Slashdot

Tesla Is 'In Talks' To Build a Factory In China... +

Tesla confirmed yesterday that it is "in talks" with the municipal government of Shanghai to manufacture its vehicles in the country. Tesla said in a statement: "Tesla is working with the Shanghai Municipal Government to explore the possibility of establi...

 2017-06-24 00:31 

reddit

Pennsylvania is about to make ‘stolen valor’ a crime for those who falsely pose as a service member for personal gain... +
 2017-06-24 00:10 

Fark

67-year-old man has the world's largest collection of Hello Kitty memorabilia. Sorry, he's married [Strange]... +

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 2017-06-24 00:05 

Slashdot

'Chiropractors Are Bullshit'... +

From an article on The Outline, submitted by two readers: If you're one of the approximately 80 percent of Americans who have suffered from back pain, you may have been referred to a chiropractor for medical help. In the modern-day internet landscape, you...

 2017-06-24 00:00 

Fark

Photoshop this monochromatic ballerina [Photoshop]... +

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 2017-06-23 23:50 

Fark

Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in their heels, preferably along with a cute little flirty number [Hero]... +

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 2017-06-23 23:30 

Fark

Brendan "Making of a Murderer" Dassey order retried or released [Interesting]... +

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 2017-06-23 23:20 

Slashdot

Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases... +

Fines for texting and driving in Colorado have jumped to $300, but according to the fine print, the increased fine only applies to drivers who are texting in "a careless or imprudent manner." Therefore, drivers who are texting in any other manner are stil...

 2017-06-23 23:01 

reddit

Citing LGBT discrimination, California bans state travel to Kentucky... +
 2017-06-23 22:50 

Fark

Appleton Police Dept has acquired an adorable stress relief Goldendoodle named Blue [Cool]... +

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 2017-06-23 22:48 

reddit

Saudis foil attack on Grand Mosque in Mecca... +
 2017-06-23 22:40 

Slashdot

IT Services Company Wipro Forces 600 Employees To Work In Bed Bug Infested Office... +

McGruber writes: Information Technology Services CorporationWipro's 600-employee call center in Chamblee, Georgia is in infected with bed bugs according to Atlanta television station 11Alive. The facilities manager admits there is a bed bug problem and it...

 2017-06-23 22:31 

Boing Boing

Review: bug-zapping lightbulbs are worthless... +

I got one of those bug-zapping LED lightbulbs, in hopes of murdering the flies drifting into my office during the increasingly warm and muggy Pennsylvania summer. I got mine from Home Depot, but the bulbs at Lowes, Wal-Mart and Amazon are all obviously id...

 2017-06-23 22:20 

Fark

Badass New Yorkers turn into panicky 1950's-sitcom housewives when a big scary mouse shows up on the E train [Facepalm]... +

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 2017-06-23 22:00 

Slashdot

WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals CIA Tools For Hacking Air-Gapped PCs... +

An anonymous reader writes: "WikiLeaks dumped today the manuals of several hacking utilities part of Brutal Kangaroo, a CIA malware toolkit for hacking into air-gapped (offline) networks using tainted USB thumb drives," reports Bleeping Computer. The CIA ...

 2017-06-23 21:50 

Fark

Deputies searching for suspect who may have jumped into Lake Sherwood. Current reports are that they are not merry men [Florida]... +

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 2017-06-23 21:49 

reddit

Police searches drop dramatically in states that legalized marijuana... +
 2017-06-23 21:40 

reddit

California widens travel ban to include 4 more states... +
 2017-06-23 21:39 

Boing Boing

Every lie Trump has told as president, a very long list by the New York Times... +

Trump told public lies or falsehoods every single day of his first 40 days in office, and he hasn't stopped yet. (more…)...

 2017-06-23 21:20 

Fark

Man stabbed near Dick's. That's what happens when your pants fit like a glove [Scary]... +

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 2017-06-23 21:20 

Slashdot

YouTube Claims 1.5 Billion Monthly Users... +

An anonymous reader shares a report: Google's YouTube unit says it now reaches 1.5 billion viewers every month -- and its users watch more than an hour of mobile videos per day -- as it expands its video programming to sell more digital ads. YouTube CEO S...

 2017-06-23 21:19 

reddit

Lazy Town actor Stefán Karl Stefánsson's pancreatic cancer has reached Stage IV and has become terminal... +
 2017-06-23 21:06 

reddit

Teens Handcuffed At National Mall For Selling Water... +
 2017-06-23 20:50 

Fark

Indian toilet charity renames village after Trump [Obvious]... +

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 2017-06-23 20:47 

Boing Boing

The White House is having off-camera briefings, so CNN sent their courtroom sketch artist in... +

Bravo, CNN artist Bill Hennessy. CNN equated the briefing to a Supreme Court argument -- an on-the-record event at which cameras are banned. Hennessy has been a Washington-based courtroom sketch artist for decades. He has covered a wide range of cases...

 2017-06-23 20:40 

Slashdot

SpaceX Successfully Launches and Lands a Used Rocket For the Second Time... +

SpaceX has successfully launched and landed a recycled Falcon 9 rocket for the second time. "The rocket's first stage -- the 14-story-tall core that houses the fuel and the rocket's main engines -- touched down on one of the company's autonomous drone shi...

 2017-06-23 20:33 

Boing Boing

This man has visited Disneyland 2,000 days in a row... +

Jeff Reitz of Huntington Beach, California has visited Disneyland 2,000 days in a row and he has no plans to stop. Why? It makes him happy. From ABC7: Reitz, an Air Force veteran, credits the parks with giving him something to look forward to each da...

 2017-06-23 20:23 

reddit

White St. Louis police officer shoots off-duty black officer... +
 2017-06-23 20:23 

Boing Boing

Nazi cache hidden behind a bookcase... +

A secret passageway led to an trove of smuggled Nazi artifacts, say investigators in Argentina, and their collector is in trouble with the law. They were put on display at the Delegation of Argentine Israeli Associations in Buenos Aires on Monday. Many ...

 2017-06-23 20:20 

Fark

Woman forced to leave pool for wearing a revealing swimsuit that may excite teenage boys. In fairness, a good breeze induces a boner in teenage boys [Stupid]... +

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 2017-06-23 20:18 

reddit

With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House briefing... +
 2017-06-23 20:15 

Boing Boing

Canada: Trump shows us what happens when "good" politicians demand surveillance powers... +

The CBC asked me to write an editorial for their package about Canadian identity and politics, timed with the 150th anniversary of the founding of the settler state on indigenous lands. They've assigned several writers to expand on themes in the Canadian ...

 2017-06-23 20:15 

Boing Boing

When the rhythm hits you and you're a dog in the car in the rain... +

This doggo is living life to the fullest. (more…)...

 2017-06-23 20:08 

Fark

Teen arrested in Times Square for squeezing Wonder Woman's butt [Dumbass]... +

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 2017-06-23 20:03 

Boing Boing

For one year, the internet in a town in Bahrain has been switched off every day... +

Every day for the past year, the government of Bahrain has shut off the internet in Duraz between 7PM and 1AM, making this the longest internet shutdown in the history of the region, and one of the longest internet shutdowns in world history. (more&helli...

 2017-06-23 20:00 

Fark

I heard you like to paint, so let's Photoshop a painting in front of your painting [Photoshop]... +

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