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Apple CEO Tim Cook announces he’s gay.

CNN.COM | "Let me be clear: I'm proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me," he wrote in a column in ...

Marine banned from daughter’s school after dispute over Islam homework …

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The Elon Musk interview on Mars colonisation – Ross Andersen – Aeon

AEON.CO | ‘Fuck Earth!’ Elon Musk said to me, laughing. ‘Who cares about Earth?’ We were sitting in his cubicle, in the front corner of a large ...

T-Pain Singing Without Auto-Tune Will Change Your Perspective On Life

BUZZFEED.COM | No seriously, it will change your perspective on life. R&B and hip- hop star T-Pain has sat down and performed a mini concert without ...

What’s The Best Burr Coffee Grinder?

LIFEHACKER.COM | There are a lot of things that go into brewing a great cup of coffee, but one of the most important (and often underrated) is the quality ...

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The Lesser-Known Factors That Determine Your Car Insurance Rate

LIFEHACKER.COM | In most states, auto insurance companies can use your credit score to set your rate. That's not surprising. But there are a handful of ...

Winning Microscope Photographs Are Beautiful, Intriguing, and Creepy

WIRED.COM | The winner’s of Nikon’s annual Small World microscope photography contest this year include images of transgenic kidneys, a cricket’s ...

Sweden to recognize State of Palestine today

HAARETZ.COM | The Swedish government is expected to officially recognize Palestine as a state today, a senior Jerusalem official told Haaretz, saying ...

Mexico’s First Lady Of Murder Is On The Lam

THEDAILYBEAST.COM | In a city where murderers tortured and killed with seeming impunity, Maria de los Angeles Pineda Villa was ‘the key operator’–and allegedly ...

Giants beat Royals in Game 7 for 3rd title in 5 years - SFGate

SFGATE.COM | The Giants celebrate in the infield after winning game seven of the... Giants Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey celebrate after the... The ...

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm Found Guilty in Hacking Trial

TORRENTFREAK.COM | Gottfrid Svartholm has today been found guilty of hacking crimes by a Danish court. The Swedish Pirate Bay founder and his 21-year-old ...

Anti-Islamists take most seats in Tunisia poll

STRIPES.COM | Supporters of Tunisian party Nida Tunis (Tunisia Calls) celebrate their victory in parliamentary elections in Tunis, Tuesday, Oct.28, 2014. ...

【衝撃動画】ぷるるんしたら、さようなら。/The Bikini Game

YOUTUBE.COM | 人気グラビアアイドル6人が、撮影の合間にちょっと不思議なだるまを発見。オモシロ半 ­分で「だるまさんがころんだ」をはじめた彼女達に待っているものとは・・・?Is it bliss or a tragedy? A secret game with sexy Japanese ...

The Haunted States of America: Iconic Ghosts of the Union (Infographic)

PEOPLE.COM | You can go on one, long haunted road trip with this map

Sweden Becomes the First E.U. Member to Recognize the State of Palestine

TIME.COM | The Swedish government became the first E.U. member to officially recognize the state of Palestine on Thursday. Newly elected Prime ...

This Is What Happens When You Criticize Teach For America

THENATION.COM | Last year, Wendy Heller Chovnick, a former Teach For America manager, spoke out against her former organization in The Washington Post, ...

Koch Brothers Buy Ad Time On ‘The Daily Show’; Jon Stewart Bites Back

DEADLINE.COM | Jon Stewart finally addressed the fact that the Koch brothers have been advertising on The Daily Show, and welcomed them to the program ...

Burkina Faso protesters storm parliament

BBC.COM | Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule have stormed parliament in the ...

Anita Sarkeesian Colbert Report

YOUTUBE.COM | Youtube uploader Jeffrey Grubb provided no description for this video.

Chris Brown — I Settled 2 Assault Cases for Chump Change

TMZ.COM | Chris Brown is a little lighter today ... he just lost more than a $100K but in return got rid of 2 pesky lawsuits. Sources connected to ...

What you need to know about the government getting your metadata

MASHABLE.COM | SYDNEY - Since the terror alert was raised to high in September, the Australian Government has been very busy. Tony Abbott'™s government ...

Need To Know: Sia Breathes ‘Gorgeously And Magnificently’ Into Jar For Film …

MTV.COM | Sia's breath is being auctioned off, Suge Knight arrested and everything that you #NeedToKnow.

Diem Brown: My Cancer Has Spread - and I’m Going to Beat It

PEOPLE.COM | "I believe I'm going to have a future," the reality TV star tells PEOPLE

Showdown imminent over nurse’s quarantine in Maine

YAHOO.COM | FORT KENT, Maine (AP) – State police plan to monitor the movements and interactions of a nurse who vowed to defy the state's quarantine for ...

Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Launches in Japan - CoinDesk

COINDESK.COM | Bitcoin exchange Kraken will launch in Japan today, aiming itself at the nation's large number of active traders and finance professionals. ...

Neil Gaiman Wants to Write Another Episode of ‘Doctor Who’

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | 'The Sandman' writer has already written two episodes of long-running BBC sci-fi show, but says he is currently too busyread more

Lava creeps within 100 feet of Hawaii home

CBSNEWS.COM | Also nears main road; mandatory evacuations possible; how letting people watch the lava flow could help them

Pete Rock Pays Tribute to Nas with ‘Time is Illmatic’ Mixtape

HIGHSNOBIETY.COM | Legendary producer Pete Rock celebrates the 20th anniversary of Nas’ Illmatic LP as well as the recent release of Tribeca Film’s Nas: Time ...

The Hand Through the Fence: Pablo Neruda on What a Childhood Encounter Taught …

BRAINPICKINGS.ORG | "To feel the affection that comes from those whom we do not know … widens out the boundaries of our being, and unites all living things." ...

Troy Carter’s Hard-Won Tips For Handling Career Road Bumps

FASTCOMPANY.COM | Renowned music manager Troy Carter shares how unexpected change can make your business--and your brand--stronger than ever.If you ever ...

Saudi Arabia plans to add 41GW of solar power by 2032 with China’s help

PV-MAGAZINE.COM | Executive director of Saudi Electricity Company says solar energy is a must, not a choice, at opening event of Solar Arabia Summit. A ...

There’s a 30% chance your shrimp isn’t what you think it is

QZ.COM | Be it cocktail, scampi, or alfredo, that shrimp you just ate was very possibly an impostor. The environmental group Oceana DNA tested ...

We Got Thugs By The Dozen

BREAK.COM | It’s thugs and thugs and more thugs.

Listen To This: She’s Just A Black Widow, Baby!

PEREZHILTON.COM | Diane Warren has done it again! The legendary hitmaker just wrote an awesome smash for Beyoncé! Well, technically she wrote it for the new ...

Fox’s Kilmeade: Nurse Should ‘Show Us Same Compassion She People of Showed …

MEDIAITE.COM | Fox & Friends cohost Brian Kilmeade was pretty miffed that health care worker Kaci Hickox is fighting a second state’s attempt to ...

Vanessa Hudgens Gets a Chic Lob (PHOTO)

PEOPLESTYLEWATCH.COM | The star keeps going shorter! See her new cut

She & Him – “Time After Time” (Frank Sinatra Cover)

STEREOGUM.COM | The Zooey Deschanel/M.Ward duo She & Him signed to Columbia earlier this year, and last week, we learned the details of Classics, their ...

Modern Peter Pan Series ‘League of Pan’ Picked Up by Fox

SCREENRANT.COM | Fox is developing 'League of Pan,' a new series that will tell a contemporary version of the Peter Pan story.

Joni Ernst Is the Tea Party’s Endgame

MOTHERJONES.COM | Louis Brems/ZUMA Early last Thursday morning, Joni Ernst, the Republican candidate for Senate in Iowa, swung by the Des Moines Rotary Club ...

He Wasn’t Looking at Your Face Apparently

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Submitted by: (via Phx 67) Tagged: wtf , prince charming , jerk , funny , g rated , dating Share on Facebook

Germany Turning Sour on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

NAKEDCAPITALISM.COM | Yves here. The US media has given considerably more attention to the TransPacific Partnership, the western sister of an ugly multinational- ...

Journalists Need A Point Of View If They Want To Stay Relevant

TECHDIRT.COM | This article is republished from The Conversation under its Creative Commons license. On a side note, apparently, The Conversation is now ...

Michael Bay May Direct Benghazi Movie ’13 Hours’

SLASHFILM.COM | Michael Bay is in talks to direct a Benghazi movie. The film in question is 13 Hours, based on the book 13 Hours: A Firsthand Account of ...

Paul Reubens Confirms the New Pee-wee Herman Movie on ‘Tonight Show’

SPLITSIDER.COM | by Megh Wright Paul Reubens visited The Tonight Show last night, where he and superfan Jimmy Fallon discussed the Blu- ray release of ...

Dog Helps Police Bust His Owner On A Drug Charge

TALKINGPOINTSMEMO.COM | PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) – Police in central Alabama say a man's own dog helped officers bust him on a drug charge. Read More →

This is teamwork!

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Teamwork

Fox Sports Go comes to Windows Phone

ENGADGET.COM | If there's one downside to being a sports fan, it's that you can't take your HDTV with you wherever you go. Like, for instance, you get a ...

Eleven countries studied, one inescapable conclusion – the drug laws don’t …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | The Home Office comparison of international drug laws, published on Wednesday, represents the first official recognition since the 1971 ...

This “Anne Of Green Gables” Themed Wedding Is The Sweetest Thing Ever

BUZZFEED.COM | Sure, it was created for a photo shoot, but it is positively dreeeeeamy. jessicazaisblog.com jessicazaisblog.com View Entire List ›

Amelia Earhart plane fragment identified as part of missing Lockheed Electra - …

MIRROR.CO.UK | The discovery could prove the ill-fated pilot did not crash into the Pacific Ocean, but instead made a forced landing on the atoll ...

In EU, Google Faces Next Chapter With New Competition Chief

NPR.ORG | A new commissioner takes over the case on Nov. 1 and that has many wondering what that means for Google and its long- running antitrust ...

Apple Pay competitor CurrentC just says customer email addresses were hacked

CNBC.COM | One of Apple's main competitors in the mobile payment space, CurrentC, said it was hacked in the past 36 hours. CNBC's Cadie Thompson ...

Rich and DeeDee Adams have been married for 50 years and they’ve never seen …

USATODAY.COM | It's often said that communication is key for any relationship. The way Rich and DeeDee Adams have had to communicate over these past 50 ...

Kim’s Choice: How one family confronts a genetic time bomb

THEGLOBEANDMAIL.COM | Even before Kim’s death wish, life was hard for the Teskes. Gwen and her husband, Larry, were from hard-working stock – she from ...

Motorola is now part of Lenovo

THEVERGE.COM | Motorola Mobility officially becomes part of Lenovo today. Lenovo’s acquisition was announced back in February for $2.91 billion, and today ...

Chris Christie Tells Heckler to ‘Sit Down And Shut Up’

GO.COM | He fired back at a former councilman who held up a sign.

‘Midnight Rider’ Crew Kept In Dark Over Safety, Federal Investigation Reveals

DEADLINE.COM | EXCLUSIVE: New, surprising details have emerged about the on-set death of 27 -year-old camerawoman Sarah Jones during the first day of ...

Fed Closes Chapter on Easy Money

WSJ.COM | The Federal Reserve said it would end its long-running bond-purchase program, concluding a historic experiment that stirred disagreement ...

Jian Ghomeshi’s public relations disaster

RABBLE.CA | If Jian Ghomeshi was still on the air, he'd be all over this story. That's what Q did best. It explored the intersections of interesting ...

This is what it’s like to try to get a Voter ID when you’re disabled, poor or …

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | What's the big deal about getting an ID? You need one, after all, to participate in society in all kinds of other ways – to drive, to get ...

Jennifer Lawrence Slays In The New ‘Serena’ Trailer

MTV.COM | A new trailer for "Serena" hints at the dark underbelly of the central romance between stars Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper.

AdPushup Raises $632,000 For Its Banner Ad A/B Testing Platform

TECHCRUNCH.COM | New Delhi-based startup AdPushup, which provides A/B testing that integrates with ad networks, has raised $632,000 in its angel round of ...

Stealing The Secret Sauce: Intellectual Property

FORBES.COM | I’m always amazed when an employee steals intellectual property (IP) from their company. Only to take it with them as they head out the ...

Metallica To Rock Out ‘Late Late Show’ in Week-Long Residency

BILLBOARD.COM | The band known for the hit "Enter Sandman" is about to assist a talk show host in preparing his exit. Venerable rockers Metallica have ...

5 Tips to Hire Rockstar Female Tech Talent

INC.COM | Unhappy with the lack of diversity on your tech team but unsure how to find and attract top female talent? Recruiting company Piazza has ...

Watch: Neither candidate at a Congressional debate could name a book he’d read …

VOX.COM | Here's a great moment from the campaign trail, flagged by Abby Olheiser of the Washington Post. In a debate Tuesday night for a contested ...

Top 10 Fastest-Growing, Private Companies in Seattle

INC.COM | The Emerald City may be home to huge companies like Amazon and Microsoft, but they can't touch the growth of the Seattle-based companies on ...

U.S. drone strike kills five militants in Pakistan

REUTERS.COM | U.S. drone strikes have escalated this month, hitting targets in tribal areas several times a week, but the latest strike comes just days ...

Flipboard for iOS Updated with New ‘Topics’ Feature and Redesigned Look [iOS …

MACRUMORS.COM | Flipboard today updated its iOS app to version 3.0, bringing a refreshed design along with a number of new features for gathering and ...

Capriza, your ticket to mobilizing desktop business apps, raises $27M

VENTUREBEAT.COM | Image Credit: NEC Corporation of AmericaApparently it pays to provide tools to simplify enterprise software for mobile consumption. That’s ...

Introducing Gogoro, a startup with a consumer energy product for megacities & …

GIGAOM.COM | This startup plans to tackle energy use using data and mobile networks. Introducing Gogoro, a startup with a consumer energy product for ...

100K Hungarians march against Internet tax

BOINGBOING.NET | When Hungary's government announced a per-megabyte tax on Internet traffic, people were pissed; a week later, 100,000 people took to the ...

Sony shuffles management of ailing mobile division

ZDNET.COM | Sony's mobile unit is due to be led by a new director as the company attempts to turn the failing business around.

Somebody Get These Poor Children Off the Internet!

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Submitted by: (via Literally Unbelievable) Tagged: kids these days , parody , school , satire , the onion , failbook Share on ...

Yes, This Is Extreme As A Wheelbarrow Can Get

BREAK.COM | Yeah, we don’t know what happened there either.

Beyond Oculus, the VR boom is everywhere–from classrooms to therapy couches

ARSTECHNICA.COM | Welcome to Ars UNITE, our week-long virtual conference on the ways that innovation brings unusual pairings together. Today, a look at how ...

Lindsey Graham: White Men Will ‘Do Great’ In My Presidency (AUDIO)

TALKINGPOINTSMEMO.COM | Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) joked in a private meeting this month that white men would "do great" under his presidency, according to audio ...

Please Explain How This Squirrel Made a Jack O’ Lantern

IO9.COM | No, seriously, tell me how they did this. Not to get all squirrel truther on you, but there was clearly something put on the pumpkin to ...

Knicks mangled in debut of triangle offense, Bulls win opener at Garden in 24 …

NYDAILYNEWS.COM | There are three sides to every story, and to every triangle, but only one of them usually represents the truth. The Knicks certainly ...

Drunk Museum Review: The Mütter Museum Will Give Me Nightmares Forever

IO9.COM | Last time, I had a ball at the American Museum of Natural History. This last time was much less fun than that. I cannot stress enough that ...

Amazon Confirms Ad Sales Chief Lisa Utzschneider to Step Down

ADAGE.COM | Continue reading at AdAge.com

The Uncanny Power of Weird Fiction

THEATLANTIC.COM | In volume one of Clive Barker’s Books of Blood series, the 1984 story "In the Hills, the Cities" describes how the citizenry of competing ...

Hong Kong is still a very easy place to do business, even after a month of …

QZ.COM | HONG KONG–Hong Kong’s Occupy Central, which vowed to bring the city’s financial center to a standstill if demands for democracy aren’t met, ...

Project Helps Disabled Individuals Create Paintings with Their Brain

PSFK.COM | The Mind Art Project combines art and science to help raise awareness and support for the handicapped population

What Oculus Rift Can Learn From Cavepaintings

VICE.COM | Gigantic, echoing chambers are a lot of fun. Ever cussed into a canyon? Neither have I, but I did it in a really big gym once and it was ...

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