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 2018-01-17 03:30 

Slashdot

Lawsuit Filed By 22 State Attorneys General Seeks To Block Net Neutrality Repeal...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: A lawsuit filed today by the attorneys general of 22 states seeks to block the Federal Communications Commission's recent controversial vote to repeal Obama era Net Neutrality regulations. The filin...

 2018-01-17 03:13 

Fark

Sure, he abandoned his girlfriend to die after crashing their car into an icy river - but at least he asked bystanders to help her before he ran off [Fail]...

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 2018-01-17 02:58 

Boing Boing

Lawsuit filed by 21 state attorneys general says FCC's repeal of #NetNeutrality broke U.S. law...

A legal battle against the recent repeal of Net Neutrality regulations by Trump's Federal Communications Commission has begun. (more...)...

 2018-01-17 02:48 

Fark

Africa's Black Footed Cat is the world's deadliest, shaming every American house cat who only plans to kill you once the wet food runs out [Interesting]...

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 2018-01-17 02:47 

reddit

Twenty-Two Attorneys General Sue The FCC Over Net Neutrality Repeal...
 2018-01-17 02:47 

reddit

Suspected meteor shakes houses across metro Detroit...
 2018-01-17 02:46 

Fark

It is with a very heavy heart that I have to inform you all that gremlin1 - who was an active and very much loved member of the Caturday family - has crossed the bridge [Caturday]...

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 2018-01-17 02:26 

Fark

Axe-throwing divorce parties are a thing [Weird]...

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 2018-01-17 02:04 

Fark

Kazakhstan is switching from the Cyrillic alphabet to the Latin alphabet, in a bid to underscore independence from Russia and simplify language learning. Very nice [Spiffy]...

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 2018-01-17 02:03 

reddit

Fireball In The Sky Captures Attention Across The Region...
 2018-01-17 01:51 

reddit

Bright light and loud sound heard throughout southeast Michigan...
 2018-01-17 01:45 

Slashdot

New Study Claims That the 'Black Death' Was Spread By Humans, Not Rats...

dryriver shares a report from BBC: Rats were not to blame for the spread of plague during the Black Death, according to a study. The rodents and their fleas were thought to have spread a series of outbreaks in 14th-19th Century Europe. But a team from the...

 2018-01-17 01:42 

Fark

Alaska says their emergency system won't issue false alarms like Hawaii, because by the time workers have manually typed in a warning, remembered the password, clicked multiple buttons, and typed ...

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 2018-01-17 01:20 

Fark

Pro Tip: Don't steal cars. But if you do steal a car and there is a dead guy in the front seat, either ditch the body or steal a different car before driving through a police checkpoint [Creepy]...

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 2018-01-17 01:00 

Fark

Photoshop this thing that Hell Met [Photoshop]...

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 2018-01-17 00:59 

Fark

Danish inventor accused of having sex of a "particularly dangerous nature" aboard his submarine, also murder, dismemberment and indecent handling of a corpse [Followup]...

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 2018-01-17 00:50 

Slashdot

Many Enterprise Mobile Devices Will Never Be Patched Against Meltdown, Spectre...

Mark Wilson shares a report from BetaNews: The Meltdown and Spectre bugs have been in the headlines for a couple of weeks now, but it seems the patches are not being installed on handsets. Analysis of more than 100,000 enterprise mobile devices shows that...

 2018-01-17 00:46 

reddit

Feds planning massive Northern California immigration sweep to strike against sanctuary laws...
 2018-01-17 00:37 

Fark

Give a man a fish and he eats for a day. But teach a man how to grow a fish using heat generated from Bitcoin mining and he eats until the Bitcoin bubble bursts [Weird]...

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 2018-01-17 00:36 

reddit

University of Alabama investigates sorority member's racist video...
 2018-01-17 00:33 

reddit

Victim of ex-USA gymnastics doctor says abuse led to dad's suicide...
 2018-01-17 00:18 

reddit

FBI Task Force to Expose Russian Social Media Manipulation...
 2018-01-17 00:15 

Fark

When taking explicit pics of girlfriend to later blackmail her, send to preschool where she works, don't let your unique tattoos get caught in the images [Florida]...

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 2018-01-17 00:10 

Slashdot

Google Home and Chromecast Could Be Overloading Your Home Wi-Fi...

Google Cast products could be to blame for your wonky internet connection. According to TP-Link, "The Cast feature normally sends packets of information at regular intervals to keep a live connection with products like Google Home," reports The Ve...

 2018-01-16 23:53 

Fark

Apparently, sightings of flying dinosaurs are on the rise in NC, even though recreational marijuana use is still illegal. (with pic of what a flying dinosaur over NC might look like) [Strange]...

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 2018-01-16 23:49 

Boing Boing

White House doc claims Trump weighs only 239 pounds and liberals demand to see his girth cerficate...

President Trump weighs 239 pounds (One pound less than would count him as "obese" under the most popular measure for his height) and is mentally and physically fit to govern . One reporter asked how Trump could eat so much fast food and drink so m...

 2018-01-16 23:31 

Fark

Richard the pony is finally getting a new richard [Strange]...

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 2018-01-16 23:30 

Slashdot

Lyft Says Nearly 250K of Its Passengers Ditched a Personal Car In 2017...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: Lyft has a new report out detailing its "economic impact" for 2017, and the document includes a lot of stats on its performance throughout the year. The ride-hailing provider claims 375.5 millio...

 2018-01-16 23:11 

reddit

Temperatures Plunged to -88.6F in Parts of Russia...
 2018-01-16 23:10 

Fark

Baking relative supports family with rare form of diabetes. Boiling a relative considered not as effective [Interesting]...

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 2018-01-16 22:50 

Fark

People in Billerica are upset at the word "douchebag" despite living in a state full of them [Amusing]...

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 2018-01-16 22:50 

Slashdot

China Builds 'World's Biggest Air Purifier' That Actually Works...

The South China Morning Post shares an update on the status of an experimental tower in northern China, dubbed the world's biggest air purifier by its operators. According to the scientist leading the project, the tower -- which stands over 328 feet (...

 2018-01-16 22:35 

Fark

Your body is throttled and contorts at such breakneck speed when you sneeze, it's kind of like having an orgasm while being in a car accident at the same time [Strange]...

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 2018-01-16 22:35 

Fark

California declares independence from California [Interesting]...

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 2018-01-16 22:20 

Fark

As of 2018, Greedo has shot first longer than Han shot first [Stupid]...

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 2018-01-16 22:10 

Slashdot

Bitcoin Plunges Below $12,000 To Six-Week Low Over Crackdown Fears...

Bitcoin plunged to a six-week low Tuesday after comments from South Korea's finance minister renewed worries about a crackdown in one of the largest markets for digital currency trading. In a radio program interview, South Korean Finance Minister Kim ...

 2018-01-16 22:04 

Fark

Porn star says she did have year of sex with Trump although collectively only about ten minutes [PSA]...

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 2018-01-16 21:56 

Fark

Japan interrupts usual Kaiju warning with false missile waring [News]...

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 2018-01-16 21:49 

reddit

Former CIA Officer Arrested for Retaining Classified Information...
 2018-01-16 21:40 

reddit

L.A. County sheriff's deputy charged with selling drugs, offering protection of other cops to dealers - LA Times...
 2018-01-16 21:35 

Fark

Man calls 911 to report armed gunmen, but when police find him bloody and dead woman wrapped in plastic, they decide his claim was cheap and easy to see through [Strange]...

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 2018-01-16 21:30 

Slashdot

Researchers Uncover Android Malware With Never-Before-Seen Spying Capabilities...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: According to a report published Tuesday by antivirus provider Kaspersky Lab, "Skygofree" is most likely an offensive security product sold by an Italy-based IT company that markets various sur...

 2018-01-16 21:20 

Fark

It takes a certain set of nads to steal a hundred pot plants from the police at a guarded crime scene [Amusing]...

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 2018-01-16 21:20 

Fark

Controversial cannabis sex party is the name of my Cypress Hill tribute band [Giggity]...

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 2018-01-16 21:20 

reddit

Missouri man sentenced to death in rape, murder of 10-year-old girl...
 2018-01-16 21:15 

Boing Boing

Japanese broadcaster sends false alarm saying North Korea launched missile...

Just days after Hawaii issued a false alarm about an incoming ballistic missile from North Korea, a Japanese broadcaster made a similar mistake today. NHK television, or Japan Broadcasting Corporation, reported online and on Twitter that North Korea had f...

 2018-01-16 21:06 

Boing Boing

"Evil clown" sought in robbery...

The Advocate reports that three suspects are being sought after a robbery in Baton Rouge, one of them dressed in a clown hood : "Ernie Ballard III, a spokesman for the university, said three men robbed a student of an iPhone outside of the dorm buildi...

 2018-01-16 21:05 

Boing Boing

Frankenstein 200: America's science museums celebrate the bicentennial of Mary Shelley's Frankestein with a free, amazing transmedia experience...

https://vimeo.com/233573799 Joey Eschrich from ASU's Center for Science and Imagination writes, "To celebrate the official 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein ( previously ) on January 1, 2018, we've launche...

 2018-01-16 21:05 

Fark

Well, Johnny, how was school today? OK, I guess. Tommy farted in homeroom, and we had pizza for lunch, then the cops came in and shot up the armed robber, so can you come an pick me up early? [Weird]...

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 2018-01-16 21:00 

Fark

Photoshop this free image.. don't screw it up [Photoshop]...

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