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Miley Cyrus’ risque dress stood out, but her $500K donation to fight AIDS stole …

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM | HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 29: Miley Cyrus arrives at the amfAR LA Inspiration Gala Honoring Tom Ford Hosted By Gwyneth Paltrow at Milk ...

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Crashes: 1 Dead, 1 Injured - NBCNews.com

NBCNEWS.COM | Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane exploded and crashed during a powered test flight on Friday, resulting in one fatality and one ...

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Codex Seraphinianus: A new edition of the strangest book in the world

DANGEROUSMINDS.NET | Codex Seraphinianus: A new edition of the strangest book in the world In October Rizzoli will be republishing what is regarded by many ...

Creativity is rejected: Teachers and bosses don’t value out-of-the-box thinking.

SLATE.COM | In the United States we are raised to appreciate the accomplishments of inventors and thinkers–creative people whose ideas have transformed ...

Pianist asks The Washington Post to remove a concert review under the E.U.’s …

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | The pianist Dejan Lazic, like many artists and performers, is occasionally the subject of bad reviews. Also like other artists, he reads ...

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The Ultimate Commodore 64 Talk [25c3]

YOUTUBE.COM | The Ultimate Commodore 64 TalkEverything about the C64 in 64 MinutesRetrocomputing is cool as never before. People play C64 games in ...

Canadian Mountie killer jailed for five life sentences

THEGUARDIAN.COM | A man who killed three Canadian mounted police officers, has been given five life sentences in prison with no parole for 75 years – the ...

Mexican government says court orders release of U.S. Marine reservist held …

CNN.COM | (CNN) -- A Mexico court has ordered the release of U.S. Marine reservist Andrew Paul Tahmooressi, held in a Mexican prison since March on a ...

Scientists Have Created Crystals That Make Breathing Underwater a Reality

MIC.COM | The news: Aquaman. The Little Mermaid. Spongebob Squarepants. These are just some of our most recognizable heroes who can breathe ...

Commercial Spaceship Crashes During Test Flight

NPR.ORG | The Virgin Galactic Spaceship Two was undergoing a test flight when it crashed in the California Desert. The spaceship is designed to take ...

China completes first mission to moon and back

PHYS.ORG | China completed its first return mission to the moon early Saturday with the successful re-entry and landing of an unmanned probe, state ...

Dad makes AWESOME wheelchair costumes for son (Pirate ships, Knights, Elephants …

TODAY.COM | Ryan Weimer dreams big. For the last few years, the Oregon dad has created elaborate Halloween costumes for his young son Keaton, who uses ...

Evolution in Action: Lizard Moving From Eggs to Live Birth

NATIONALGEOGRAPHIC.COM | Evolution has been caught in the act, according to scientists who are decoding how a species of Australian lizard is abandoning egg-laying ...

Grumpy Cat’s new movie shows she should have stayed a meme

THEVERGE.COM | Sometimes the internet takes things too far. Grumpy Cat, neé Tardar Sauce, was born in 2012, and because she happens to have feline ...

Yes, All of American Horror Story’s Seasons Are Connected!

EONLINE.COM | We have good news for your crazy conspiracy theorists: you're not so crazy after all! After two characters from Asylum were revealed to be ...

Court Rules Maine Can’t Quarantine Ebola Nurse

MOTHERJONES.COM | After a days-long battle with Maine governor Paul LePage, Kaci Hickox, a nurse who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Sierra ...

Ozzy Osbourne Talks Black Sabbath’s ‘Last Hurrah’ & Return to Solo Material

BILLBOARD.COM | With one more Black Sabbath album and tour on the drawing board, Ozzy Osbourne is also planning a return to his solo career and sees the ...

Republicans Tried to Suppress the Black Vote in North Carolina. It’s Not …

MOTHERJONES.COM | Thousands more African-Americans have already turned out to vote this year than in 2010. Here's how Democrats are doing it. "The first ...

Kawhi Leonard, Spurs can’t agree on contract extension

SBNATION.COM | The reigning NBA Final MVP will test restricted free agency as San Antonio maintains flexibility for next summer. Kawhi Leonard and the San ...

Cowboys bicker after Randle booking video

GO.COM | Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and running back Joseph Randle got into an argument as the media was entering the practice field on ...

Channing Tatum’s ‘X-Men’ Character ‘Gambit’ Spinoff Moving Forward

DEADLINE.COM | EXCLUSIVE: In a move that makes official that the X-Men character Gambit is getting his own spinoff movie with Channing Tatum as the ...

With Misleading Facebook Ads, GOP Tells Iowans Everyone Will Know If They Don’t …

THINKPROGRESS.ORG | The GOP is trying to convince Iowa voters on Facebook that their neighbors will know if they voted Republican. Screenshots of Facebook ads, ...

Tyler, the Creator on Beyonce’s Surprise Album: ‘F—-’ You!’

BILLBOARD.COM | Tyler, the Creator knows how to give back to fans. For his crew Odd Future's third annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival at Los Angeles' The Park ...

Court Rules Police Can Force Users to Unlock iPhones With Fingerprints, But Not …

MACRUMORS.COM | A Circuit Court judge in Virginia has ruled that fingerprints are not protected by the Fifth Amendment, a decision that has clear privacy ...

Report: 80% Of All Traffic Accidents Caused By Drivers Gawking At Shirtless …

THEONION.COM | WASHINGTON–Signaling an alarming and dangerous trend for the nation’s motorists, the U.S.

Coworkers Should Be Like Neighbors, Not Like Family

HBR.ORG | All companies want engaged employees. After all, people who are engaged put in effort that goes above and beyond the minimum that’s ...

The Second Languages Of Every Part Of The World In One Incredible Infographic

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | The website MoveHub.com is a resource for people looking to move abroad. They've released this eye-opening infographic that shows the ...

Friday Texas notebook Matt Kenseth tells Kevin Harvick hes sorry - FOXSports.com

FOXSPORTS.COM | Matt Kenseth met with the media at Texas Motor Speedway Friday morning and afterward sought out Kevin Harvick to apologize for wrecking ...

Limitless’ TV Sequel in the Works at CBS With Bradley Cooper, Alex Kurtzman, …

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh will exec produce, with the feature's original writer and director also attachedread more

Takei Says 1 Word Before Colbert Disintegrates Him. It’s A Big One.

UPWORTHY.COM | I beamed in to "The Colbert Report" to deliver a message to citizens of the galaxy. I’ve always wanted Stephen Colbert to take me out, and ...

Watch grown NBA players get scared by a dinosaur

SBNATION.COM | Goran Dragic sure spooked his Suns teammates! Let's judge the reactions. TYLER ENNIS: B Sufficiently scared, yet he responded quickly ...

Fourth victim of Washington state high school shooting dies

CBSNEWS.COM | 14-year-old Shaylee Chuckulnaskit and four other teens were shot by a fellow student a week ago at Marysville- Pilchuck High School

Roku Now Has Google Play, Is Pretty Much Unstoppable

GIZMODO.COM | Roku was already the best little streaming device money could buy . But now, Google has gone and given Roku access to all your Google Play ...

The Truth About Workplace Politics

FORBES.COM | Somewhere along the line I heard the adage that politics is all about the allocation of scarce resources. If you think about workplace ...

LinkedIn had one of the first data science teams. Now it’s breaking up the band

VENTUREBEAT.COM | Above: LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.Image Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureBeatMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – LinkedIn has divvied up ...

WATCH: Origami expert creates “impossible” computer-generated shape

BOINGBOING.NET | Mathematician and origami expert Tom Hull created this pleated multi-sliced cone from paper, never before accomplished since Robert Lang ...

Dow, S&P 500 Set Records

WSJ.COM | The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs, joining a rally in Asian and European shares, spurred by the Bank of Japan’s decision to ...

We can see you… Caught in the act!!!

LIVELEAK.COM | People constantly drive up to the third floor of our parking garage to partake in various indulgences. So happens to be the case today, ...

Mullen Poised to Win Patron Global Creative

ADAGE.COM | Patron Spirits is preparing to name Mullen its new global creative agency following a review, according to people familiar with the ...

The Empire Of Harmlessness

GAWKER.COM | Thirty-nine years ago in Japan, Hello Kitty, the global emissary of cuteness, made her public debut. She appeared on a plastic coin purse ...

Reboot Your iPhone Before Being Detained by Police to Disable Touch ID

LIFEHACKER.COM | The Virginia Circuit Court ruled this week that you don't have to give up your passcode to police if you're detained. That's great news, ...

Marvel Studios Phase 3 Announcements & Mailbags – SR Underground Ep. 168

SCREENRANT.COM | We discuss Marvel Studios' Phase 3 movie plans (including 'Black Panther', 'Captain Marvel', 'The Inhumans', 'Civil War', and 'Infinity ...

Video: Watch This Homeless Man Take His First Steps Inside A Brand-New Haunted …

CLICKHOLE.COM | Story tags: Watch, Man, Brandnewhaunted, House, Homeles, Step, Haunted, Brandnew

POTD: J.J. Abrams’ Notes to ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ Crew

SLASHFILM.COM | Back on May 19th 2014 we shared with you a photo of JJ Abrams’ note to the cast and crew of Star Wars Episode VII. Well now that filming is ...

Beam Me Up a Treat, Right Meow

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Ohhh LaVar Purrton, you're perfect Submitted by: (via anovos) Tagged: geek , halloween , kitten , catscostume Share on Facebook

Australian Government May Soon Auction $9 Million in Silk Road Bitcoins - …

COINDESK.COM | The bitcoin community could soon see another high-profile auction of bitcoins confiscated from users of the now- defunct online black ...

Halloween Hack Night at Pololu

HACKADAY.COM | Have some servos and an Arduino lying around? It isn’t too late to get your freaky on! Last night, tech enthusiasts of Las Vegas gathered ...

Canadian Cop-killer gets 75 years in prison with no parole. Longest sentence in …

CBC.CA | Justin Bourque has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 75 years for killing three RCMP officers and wounding two ...

J.K. Rowling Wrote Six New Harry Potter Stories

VULTURE.COM | Just in time for Halloween, which is like Christmas for wizards (they celebrate Christmas, too, but that's more of a cultural thing), J.K. ...

Arizona School Board Member Julie Smith on removing contraceptive methods from …

YAHOO.COM | An Arizona school board has voted to remove information about contraception methods from a biology textbook after a conservative majority ...

Scientists with the Mexican government announced Wednesday the discovery of …

SCIENTIFICAMERICAN.COM | Scientists with the Mexican government announced Wednesday the discovery of three new chambers at the end of a tunnel under the ancient ...

Blue Ivy Carter Is the Perfect Michael to Beyoncé’s Janet Jackson

POPSUGAR.COM | Beyoncé took to Instagram on Friday to share an adorable photo of herself and her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, dressed up for Halloween. The ...

Neil Patrick Harris And Family Once Again Have The Most Perfect Halloween …

BUZZFEED.COM | They win. They win it all. "Happy Halloween from Gotham City" Twitter: @ActuallyNPH Last year they were equally as adorable: And the ...

Stephen King: The Rolling Stone Interview

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Stephen King's office building sits on a particularly dreary dead-end road on the outskirts of Bangor, Maine, just down the street from a ...

Potterheads, Rejoice! 6 New ‘Harry Potter’ Stories Were Secretly Released Today

MTV.COM | Surprise! J.K. Rowling released SIX new "Harry Potter" stories today.

Article: What Celebrities Who Died Young Would Look Like Today

CLICKHOLE.COM | Gone too soon, these stars’ lives were cut short by tragic deaths. We’ll never know for sure what they would have looked like today, on ...

Bernie Sanders: Stand up to corporations like Chevron.

BILLMOYERS.COM | Earlier this month, Senator Bernie Sanders spoke at a town hall meeting in Richmond, California, about the many problems confronting ...

Cubs fire manager Renteria after 1 season

GO.COM | With the potential hiring of Joe Maddon looming, the Chicago Cubs on Friday fired manager Rick Renteria.

Obama Dings Stay-At-Home Moms: ‘Not A Choice We Want Americans To Make’ [VIDEO]

DAILYCALLER.COM | Let government preschool raise your kids, ladies!

Trent Reznor on his new role at Apple: ‘it’s everything I asked for’

THEVERGE.COM | Trent Reznor is a hugely successful rock star who also now happens to work for Apple. The Nine Inch Nails frontman recently sat down with ...

Astronomy Picture of the Day

NASA.GOV | Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation ...

Star Trek’ Actress … Companion Busted At LAX in Meth Suitcase Blunder

TMZ.COM | Nichelle Nichols, who played Uhura in the 60's TV version of "Star Trek," did better on spaceships than planes because her travelling ...

Dave Brandon expected to resign at UM, sources say - Detroit Free Press

FREEP.COM | Dave Brandon is expected to resign as the athletic director of the University of Michigan, a source with first-hand knowledge of the plan ...

Madison Bumgarner, Giants win World Series - San Jose Mercury News

MERCURYNEWS.COM | KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was their rallying cry in good times and in bad, a joyous chorus picked up by Hunter Pence while watching a college ...

Amanda Bynes — Shut Down in Court …The Conservatorship Stands

TMZ.COM | Amanda Bynes just got shut down in court ... and her parents' conservatorship is still in place. The problem is ... they can't control her. ...

Bill Maher Blasts Commencement Speech Flap; Calls On College Students …

DEADLINE.COM | Bill Maher says he intends to give the commencement speech at Berkeley's December graduation ceremony and challenged liberal college ...

Americans only take half of their paid vacation

MARKETWATCH.COM | Americans are so busy looking over their shoulders at work, they only take half of their paid time off, writes Quentin Fottrell.

Fox News Report On Anti-Keystone XL Spending Is Off By More Than $40 Billion

MEDIAMATTERS.ORG | Story tags: Billion, Spending, Fox, Antikeystone

This Week in Racism: Is That Viral Catcalling Video Racist?

VICE.COM | As I often do when I’m told to immediately watch something by people on the internet, I strenuously avoided the elegantly titled "10 Hours ...

Virgin Galactic Crash: Enough With Amateur Hour

TIME.COM | It’s difficult not to feel sympathy for the hard-working people of Virgin Galactic–Sir Richard Branson’s private space tourism ...

Mastering an Instrument is Hard Enough, But What if You Were Asked to Play a …

CHEEZBURGER.COM | That's precisely what the Danish National Chamber Orchestra did. In a stunning feat of collective masochism, the orchestra gathered on ...

Don’t Spit In the Potted Plant, And Other Job Interview Tips

FORBES.COM | I had a guy come in for a job interview and ask me for a cup of water. I got him some water from the nearest coffee station and brought it ...

The Reviews Are In For “Delicious Women’s PhD Darling Sexy Costume”

IO9.COM | And they sum up all our feelings. Read more...

Does Bitrate Really Make a Difference In My Music?

LIFEHACKER.COM | Dear Lifehacker, I hear a lot of arguing about "lossless" and "lossy" music these days, but I'm having a hard time getting straight ...

11 Patron Saints for Your Modern-Day Calamities

MENTALFLOSS.COM | There are plenty of saints that cater to modern-day issues if you know where to look.

How Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg Conquer Fear to Succeed

INC.COM | Fear is the greatest obstacle to any entrepreneur. Success requires you to conquer it. Here is how the greats did it.

When Call of Duty players try out Dark Souls

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Duty, Darksoul, Dark, Soul, Player

Big Bang Theory’ Boss on Billy Bob Thornton: “We Would Love To Have Him Back”

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Showrunner Steve Molaro also tells THR that Sheldon and Amy will take a "major move forward" on prom nightread more

Why middle-aged entrepreneurs will be critical to the next trillion-dollar …

VENTUREBEAT.COM | GUEST POSTImage Credit: VLADGRIN / ShutterstockSteve Jobs was 52 when he announced the iPhone. That was in 2007. Years later, the Apple ...

Tom Cruise Lists Telluride Retreat

VARIETY.COM | SELLER: Tom Cruise LOCATION: Telluride, CO PRICE: $59,000,000 SIZE: (approx.) 10,000 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S ...

Evernote integrates messaging with its Work Chat rollout

THENEXTWEB.COM | Evernote has begun rolling out updates to its note-taking app to enable a conversation tool: Work Chat. The feature was first introduced at ...

Inbox, Paper, And Sway: Why Tech Giants Are Suddenly Reinventing Their Core Apps

FASTCOMPANY.COM | Google, Microsoft, and Facebook have all launched new takes on old apps this year, and it's not exactly a coincidence.If you look through ...

First Afghan Fanged Deer Seen in More Than 60 Years

DISCOVERY.COM | Recent study finds a population of Kashmir musk deer living in steep, rocky outcrops in the northeast part of the country.

Marijuana’s Chances On Election Day

FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM | Two states – Oregon and Alaska – and Washington, D.C., are voting Tuesday on ballot measures to legalize marijuana. Florida is voting to ...

The Mayor of Food

THEATLANTIC.COM | Mayor Thomas Menino loved food almost as much as he loved Bostonians. He loved eating it, talking about it, and arguing about it. We had a ...

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