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Cuddlers, rejoice! Science proves that sleeping with someone else is good for …

ELITEDAILY.COM | It turns out there really is some science as to why your sorry, single self is going to bed at night alone and waking up miserable. We’re ...

Louisiana village issues ban on pit bulls and rottweilers, expects to collect …

KTBS.COM | O'hara Owens is trying to spend as much time as she can with her beloved pit bull, Zeus, before the central Louisiana village she lives in ...

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MS MR - Think of You

YOUTUBE.COM | The album ‘Secondhand Rapture’ Available Now: Music video by MS MR performing Think of You. Directed by BRTHR. (C) 2013 Columbia Records, a ...

Toy Maker Turns Kids’ Drawings Into Real Plushies

BOREDPANDA.COM | Imagine how you might feel if your wildest and most wonderful fantasies were brought to life. That’s probably how a child would feel if ...

Pitch Perfect 2 and Better Call Saul Top This Week’s Trailers

WIRED.COM | Do you love singing and laughing and smiles and rainbows? Then this is the week in trailers for you! The biggest surprise smash of 2012, ...

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A Steam Machine without Valve: life with the iBuyPower SBX

ENGADGET.COM | It was gaming's hot topic for 2013: Steam Machines. Otherwise known as Valve's plan to take on the living room. The project had my ...

Vainglory Review: A Solid MOBA On Your iPhone

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Last week, Vainglory came out for the iPhone and iPad. We’ve already had the chance to play the game in the best conditions (on the iPad ...

Hagel Said to Be Stepping Down as Defense Chief Under Pressure - New York Times

NYTIMES.COM | WASHINGTON '” Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure, the first cabinet-level casualty of the collapse of President ...

Here Are All The Women Who Have Accused Bill Cosby Of Sexual Assault

BUZZFEED.COM | Allegations against the comedian date back to 2005. John Minchillo/Invision / AP Bill Cosby has been accused of sexual ...

A reason to run.” For two men, the long run from Atlanta to Ferguson is about …

NBCNEWS.COM | FERGUSON, Missouri '” When Londrelle Hall and Ray Mills heard about the killing of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, they decided they ...

Epileptic boy who would seize every 15 minutes and only had his condition …

KATU.COM | EUGENE, Ore. - A week after his eighth birthday, Forrest Smelser was diagnosed with epilepsy. On bad days he would seize every 15 ...

Women are not equal to men, Turkish President Erdogan says

DAWN.COM | ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday declared that women are not equal to men and launched a bitter attack against ...

Driving Instructor Has Own Gas Pedal In Case Student Total Pussy

THEONION.COM | GREENVILLE, SC–Saying that he only uses it as a last resort, local driver’s ed instructor Bill Dennison confirmed Monday that there is an ...

Renewable energy ‘simply WON’T WORK’: Top Google engineers

THEREGISTER.CO.UK | Comment Two highly qualified Google engineers who have spent years studying and trying to improve renewable energy technology have stated ...

Budweiser Ditches The Clydesdales For Jay Z

WSJ.COM | GREENSBORO, N.C.–The wall behind the bar at Jake’s Billiards has 69 taps offering beer choices that range from California’s Lagunitas ...

City to ban wheeled suitcases

CNN.COM | (CNN) -- For years Venice has battled the effects of rising waters on its historic architecture, but now it's facing a new threat -- ...

Taylor Swift Cries During Selena Gomez’s Heartbreaking AMA Performance, Gets …

EONLINE.COM | Taylor Swift was moved to tears by Selena Gomez's debut performance of "The Heart Wants What It Wants" at the 2014 American Music Awards. ...

Pat Quinn dead at 71 - CBC.ca

CBC.CA | Pat Quinn, who spent more than four decades in the NHL as a player, head coach and general manager, has died at the age of 71. The Hockey ...

Ariana Grande Drops Sexy Christmas Song ‘Santa Tell Me’ – Listen

HOLLYWOODLIFE.COM | Are you ready to get in the Christmas spirit?

Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer to debut Friday in theaters

THEVERGE.COM | The first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be debuting in a small number of theaters across the US on Friday. Regal Cinemas ...

GM’s hit and run: How a lawyer, mechanic, and engineer blew open the worst auto …

PANDO.COM | As the sun was setting on a stormy Georgia day, Brooke Melton was 30 miles outside of Atlanta in her Chevy Cobalt. It was March 10, 2010, ...

‘I was 23 and a Vogue editor when I fostered an orphan girl’ — When young …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | wenty-three years ago, a child ran into my life. Her name was Sabrina, and I met her in Paris, when she was five and I was 23. I had been ...

Galaxy S5 sold 40 percent fewer units than Samsung predicted: WSJ

THEVERGE.COM | A report in The Wall Street Journal claims that Samsung's Galaxy S5 flagship phone has performed below expectations. The S5 is said to have ...

Will Circus Elephants Ever Get Their ‘Blackfish’ Moment?

THEDODO.COM | Earlier this week, PETA staged a demonstration in Washington, D.C. Staffers dressed in fluffy gray sweat suits, huddled together, and ...

UNC celebration damages Duke locker room

GO.COM | North Carolina players caused extensive damage to Duke's visiting locker room at Wallace Wade Stadium due to spray painting after their ...

Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr.’s Text Message Conversation After ‘The Catch’

FUNNYORDIE.COM | Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr.'s T... Giants rookie wide-receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made arguably the most incredible catch of all time. ...

Lost in Translation: An Illustrated Catalog of Beautiful Untranslatable Words …

BRAINPICKINGS.ORG | The euphoria experienced as you begin to fall in love, the pile of books bought but unread, the coffee "threefill," and other lyrical ...

The Best Science Books of 2014

BRAINPICKINGS.ORG | The math of soul mates, the psychology of nothing, the physics of faith, and more illuminating insights on the universe and our place in ...

New Crew Safely Arrives at International Space Station

DISCOVERY.COM | Three new crewmembers arrived at the International Space Station late Sunday (Nov. 23), doubling the orbiting lab's population back up to ...

The Man Who Created ‘Tetris’ by Jagger Gravning

LONGFORM.ORG | How making the most successful video game ever changed Alexey Pajitnov’s life.

Quiz: Fiddle-Dee-Dee! I Am The Quizmaster Who Shall Test Your Abilities!

CLICKHOLE.COM | Story tags: Quiz, Quizmaster, Fiddledeedee, Ability

Chris Hemsworth & Elsa Pataky Adopt Puppy - Is There Anything Cuter?

PEOPLE.COM | "Our new family member," Pataky writes on Instagram

People Freak Out When He Hits Her In Public. Watch What Happens When She Hits …

UPWORTHY.COM | Plenty of these social experiments are floating around lately, but this one really made me stop and think. It's pretty hard to ignore the ...

Could the Sixers beat Kentucky? NBA 2K15 gives us the long-awaited answer

SBNATION.COM | What better to resolve a stupid debate than with video games? Every year, sports internet finds an unanswerable, ludicrous question to get ...

Choose One: Upward Mobility or Affordable Housing

CITYLAB.COM | So what'll it be: Dayton or San Francisco? Dayton is the most affordable housing market in the United States, according to Trulia chief ...

Facebook’s social network for businesses reportedly launching January 2015

THENEXTWEB.COM | Facebook is slated to launch its collaboration and social networking tool for workplaces early next year, reports WSJ. Dubbed ‘Facebook at ...

Glove Save, And A Beauty

NLHOCKEYTALK.CA | With the Corner Brook Royals in Gander this weekend for some hockey action, it was another kind of save that stole the show for the Gander ...

She’s Allowed To Teach Kids About Sex, But It’s Horrifying What She’s Leaving …

UPWORTHY.COM | Withholding life-saving information from kids is not helping anything. This is the sort of information that makes me pace around my house ...

Hacker Group ‘Anonymous’ Claims Responsibility For Shutting Down City Of … - …

10TV.COM | Cleveland's city website has been hacked as it investigates a police officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy carrying what turned out ...

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Another Letter To Parents, Included In 1970s Lego Sets

THEPOKE.CO.UK | Create an account now to vote on Kitchen posts, upvote posts and submit your own!

HBO Prepping Bombshell Scientology Film From Oscar Winner (Exclusive)

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Based on Lawrence Wright's controversial book 'Going Clear,' the documentary from Alex Gibney is likely to draw an aggressive response from ...

AC/DC Go Back to Basics in ‘Rock or Bust’ Video

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | AC/DC have shared the music video for the title track off their upcoming album Rock or Bust, with the longtime hard rockers performing ...

The Tech Worker Shortage Doesn’t Really Exist

BUSINESSWEEK.COM | Tech companies are pleading for more visas to address a problem scholars say they made up

BBC Sports Personality 2014: Shortlisted named for award

BBC.COM | Ten contenders have been shortlisted for the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on 14 December. Golfer Rory McIlroy, footballer ...

Mexico has its own immigration problem: American retirees

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | President Obama's decision to defer the deportation of more than 4 million illegal immigrants will have a significant impact on one ...

Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and …

MSNBC.COM | The substance of a story is what matters, but sometimes, when a story breaks is nearly as important. The Republican-run House Intelligence ...

12-year-old boy with toy gun shot and killed by police identified - The Grio

THEGRIO.COM | Cleveland, OH – The Saturday police shooting of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy holding a toy gun was captured on surveillance video, according ...

Man Allegedly Tortured by UK and US for Nearly a Decade Wins Right to Sue …

VICE.COM | A Pakistani man who claims he was illegally detained and tortured by British forces in Iraq has won the right to sue the UK government. The ...

Audacious North Korean kidnap plot foiled at Paris airport as ‘Asian men’ …

INDEPENDENT.CO.UK | A student in his early 20s was kidnapped, probably by North Korean agents, outside an architectural college north of Paris. The young man, ...

Reuters - Water’s edge: the crisis of rising sea levels

REUTERS.COM | For this article, Reuters analyzed millions of data entries and spent months reporting from affected communities to show that, while ...

Sandoval to sign with Red Sox, sources say

GO.COM | The Boston Red Sox have an agreement in place with free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, sources confirmed to ESPN.

The Astonishing Rise of Angela Merkel

LONGFORM.ORG | A profile of the most powerful woman in the world. George Packer | New Yorker | Dec 2014 [Full Story]

2014-11-23 Megan Fox audits the Field Museum’s “Evolving Earth” exhibit

YOUTUBE.COM | In November 2014, Megan Fox toured the Field Museum's "Evolving Earth" exhibit to audit it for bias. She found many examples of ...

Flying dogs – in pictures

THEGUARDIAN.COM | From huskies to beagles, German photographer and dog lover Julia Christe captured a host of pups in mid-flight. The dogs are dropped onto a ...

Transgender Woman Buried By Family As A Man

NYDAILYNEWS.COM | Jennifer Gable, an Idaho transgender woman who died of a brain aneurysm in October, was presented at an open casket and buried as a man by ...

These Vintage Photos Prove Every Thanksgiving Parade Should Be Hosted By Betty …

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM | From the 1960s to the early '70s, Betty White hosted the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. We say: Can we bring back this tradition? Take a ...

Thanks To His Father’s Facebook Post, This Man With Down Syndrome Received …

BUZZFEED.COM | "People say the world is selfish. I can now say this isn’t true." At the beginning of November, Lucien Parisseaux of Calais, France, ...

19 Times The 2014 AMAs Were One Big BFF Love Fest For Selena Gomez, Taylor …

MTV.COM | The 2014 American Music Awards were totally one big BFF love fest for Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, Lorde, Sam Smith, One Direction and, ...

Oklahoma High Schoolers Will Walk Out Of Class Today To Protest The Bullying Of …

THINKPROGRESS.ORG | Activists with the group Yes All Daughters outline their demands ahead of Monday’s walkout CREDIT: Screenshot via KOCO 5 A group of high ...

WATCH: Odell Beckham Jr.’s Absurd One- Handed Catch Everyone’s Talking About

SI.COM | The New York Giants's wide receiver makes perhaps the best catch of the season - and wins Twitter

Lettuce Sentenced To Slow, Painful Death In Vegetable Crisper Drawer

THEONION.COM | Lettuce Sentenced To Slow, Painful Death In Vegetable Crisper Drawer

The Quiet German - The astonishing rise of Angela Merkel, the most powerful …

NEWYORKER.COM | A summer afternoon at the Reichstag. Soft Berlin light filters down through the great glass dome, past tourists ascending the spiral ramp, ...

Two Innocent Men, Sentenced To Die For A Murder They Did Not Commit, Are Now …

THINKPROGRESS.ORG | Ricky Jackson and his lawyers, upon learning that Jackson would be released from prison CREDIT: AP Photo/Phil Long On May 19, 1975, Ricky ...

17 Times Watching Taylor Swift And Her Famous Friends React To The AMAs Was …

MTV.COM | Taylor Swift reacting to the AMAs is EVERYTHING to me.

Secret Malware in European Union Attack Linked to U.S. and British Intelligence …

FIRSTLOOK.ORG | Complex malware known as Regin is the suspected technology behind sophisticated cyberattacks conducted by U.S. and British intelligence ...

Jurassic World Teaser Trailer Debuts Online! Find Out When the Full-Length …

EONLINE.COM | The world premiere of the full-length Jurassic World trailer is just days away! Over the weekend, Universal Pictures released a 20-second ...

Top 10 Gadgets of 2014

TIME.COM | Story tags: Gadget

Marshawn Lynch Answers Nearly Every Postgame Question With “Yeah”

DEADSPIN.COM | Last week, Marshawn Lynch was fined $100,000 for refusing to speak with reporters after a game. After yesterday's 19-3 Seahawks win over ...

Robin Thicke — I’m Bringing My Super Young Girlfriend Around My Kid

TMZ.COM | Robin Thicke must be serious about his new girl ... because she's now hanging out with his kid. Thicke, his boy Julian and his super young ...

6 Weird Ways the World Looks Different When You’re Asexual

CRACKED.COM | For the majority of people, sex is the most compelling thing in the world, for obvious "perpetuation of the species" reasons. Sex sells. ...

Bob Dylan Plays Concert for One Insanely Lucky Superfan

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Yesterday afternoon around 3:00 p.m. 41 -year-old Bob Dylan superfan Fredrik Wikingsson walked into Philadelphia's Academy of Music, took a ...

Hieronymus Bosch, the Trendiest Apocalyptic Medieval Painter of 2014

THEATLANTIC.COM | The paintings of fanatical late medieval artist Hieronymus Bosch were popular for their little nightmare details: a man playing a flute ...

Sign your work

TYPEPAD.COM | We expect authors, painters and singers to identify themselves, to sign the work they do. And surgeons and lawyers as well. What about ...

TED: Mark Plotkin: What the people of the Amazon know that you don’t - Mark …

TED.COM | "The greatest and most endangered species in the Amazon rainforest is not the jaguar or the harpy eagle," says Mark Plotkin, "It's the ...

‘No Land’s Man’, ‘Revolution’ win India’s Film Bazaar

VARIETY.COM | GOA, India – Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s "No Land’s Man" won the most promising project award at the co-production market that is part of the ...

9 Netflix Tricks You Just Can’t Live Without

TIME.COM | One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video ...

Sunday Reading

THENEWINQUIRY.COM | Subscribe to The New Inquiry's Newsletter to stay up to date on new

Vikings Tackle Matt Kalil Knocks A Heckler’s Hat Off His Head

DEADSPIN.COM | Reader Thad sends along this video of Vikings tackle Matt Kalil leaving the stadium after yesterday's loss to the Packers. At the very ...

Starbucks Nation – 12 Lessons Learned From America’s Fastest Growing Company

INC.COM | Know the history behind Starbucks, here are lessons you can learn from Americas fastest growing coffee brand.

16 Best Entrepreneurship and Business Leadership Articles of the Year

INC.COM | Guaranteed to encourage and inspire, these popular posts on entrepreneurship and leadership are absolute must-reads.

All About Bill Cosby’s Accusers - and the Fall of a TV Icon

PEOPLE.COM | An inside look at the scandal and all the players involved

The Case Against Paying Designers By The Hour

FASTCODESIGN.COM | Creativity doesn't start when you punch a clock. Here's a better way to charge for design work.Someone, somewhere, at some time decided ...

Good News, Bad News In Generation Y Workplace Trends

FORBES.COM | Gen Y On The Job, a new survey by Payscale and Millenial Branding, compiled survey results from hundreds of thousands of Gen Y ...

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