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George R. R. Martin Offers His Own Theater to Show The Interview “Come to Santa …

ESQUIRE.COM | The five biggest movie chains in America might have backed out of showing The Interview, but there's at least one theater owner who's not ...

President Obama on LeBron’s “I Can’t Breathe” shirt: “I think LeBron did the …

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | President Obama is a fan of LeBron James and, as it turns out, his clothes, too. In particular, Obama praised James for publicly wearing an ...

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Masters of Love - The Atlantic

THEATLANTIC.COM | Science says lasting relationships come down to–you guessed it–kindness and generosity. Every day in June, the most popular wedding month ...

Nicholas Brothers in Stormy Weather

YOUTUBE.COM | Fred Astaire once called this performance "the greatest dance number ever filmed."

Every Serial-Related Google Image Search You’ve Been Afraid to Do

WIRED.COM | One of the most fascinating things about radio is how it forces your imagination to engage. You have to picture the stories in your mind, ...

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BBC News - Plan to tackle unemployment among over-50s

BBC.COM | Unemployed over-50s will be offered "career reviews" and help with using computers as part of a government plan to get more older people ...

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Video: How airplanes are made

GIZMODO.COM | Building a commercial airplane is a monumental task. It takes around 4,000 really smart engineers over 7 years of planning to make one of ...

Approximately 1,000 paratroopers from the Army’s famed 82nd Airborne Division …

STRIPES.COM | WASHINGTON – Approximately 1,000 paratroopers from the Army’s famed 82nd Airborne Division will deploy to Iraq early next year to help the ...

Modernized Space Camp Allows Kids To Simulate Frustration Over Lack Of Funding

THEONION.COM | HUNTSVILLE, AL–Aiming to provide attendees with an authentic glimpse into the nation’s space program, representatives for the U.S. Space & ...

US Supreme Court denies stay, same-sex marriage in Florida set to begin Jan. 6 …

MIAMIHERALD.COM | Same-sex marriage will begin Jan. 6 in Florida –the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday denied Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi's request to ...

Rubio, Paul, and the unofficial start of 2016 - MSNBC

MSNBC.COM | "The 50-year embargo just hasn’t worked," Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said yesterday. He added, "In the end, I think opening up Cuba is probably ...

A Journey From Wrestling Cage To Santa’s Village

WBUR.ORG | One of the darkest, most controversial – and most successful characters in professional wrestling history – is also known as Santa Mick.» ...

George Clooney — F*** Kim Jong-un … Hollywood Showed NO Balls

TMZ.COM | George Clooney sent a petition to the most powerful people in Hollywood -- asking them to take a stand against the cyber-terrorists and in ...

Santa’s real workshop: the town in China that makes the world’s Christmas …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | There’s red on the ceiling and red on the floor, red dripping from the window sills and red globules splattered across the walls. It looks ...

North Korea Is Not Funny - The Atlantic

THEATLANTIC.COM | Let's be clear: The Interview isn't a courageous act of defiance against a dictator. In recent months, the uproar over The Interview, a ...

The scream of a thousand corpses: Horrifying sounds of the Aztec death whistle

DANGEROUSMINDS.NET | The scream of a thousand corpses: Horrifying sounds of the Aztec death whistle The Aztec death whistle, sometimes described as "the ...

Same-sex marriage rights are sweeping the US. Here’s where each state stands.

VOX.COM | Update: On December 19, the Supreme Court refused to stay a decision striking down Florida's same-sex marriage ban, allowing gay and ...

See Marilyn Manson’s Unsettling, Phallic ‘Deep Six’ Video

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Perennial metal boogieman Marilyn Manson presents a new kind of nightmare in the video for his gothy dance single "Deep Six," which will ...

Drone Footage Shows How Badly Greenpeace Damaged Ancient Geoglyphs in Peru

VICE.COM | Drone Footage Shows How Badly Greenpeace Damaged Ancient Geoglyphs in Peru

Corey Brewer to Rockets: Latest Trade Details, Analysis and Reaction - Bleacher …

BLEACHERREPORT.COM | The Minnesota Timberwolves' wing is a little less crowded after Friday, as they've agreed to trade swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston ...

Hyperloop is coming ‘within a decade,’ says CEO

MASHABLE.COM | Tesla Motors CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk's idea for the Hyperloop is one that sounded a bit like fantasy to some But it appears that ...

Outrage After A Woman Gave A Radio DJ A Rim Job Live On The Air

BUZZFEED.COM | There has to be a better way to win concert tickets. Two days ago, a Chilean radio station called "Top 40" tweeted out a photo of a ...

Army Prepares To Launch Massive Blimp

FIRSTLOOK.ORG | In just a few days, the Army will launch the first of two massive blimps over Maryland, the last gasp of an 18-year- long $2.8-billion Army ...

If “The Simpsons‘“characters had aged in real time, Homer would be 62 years …

TODAY.COM | Long ago "The Simpsons" ceased being The Little Engine That Could. At this point, it is The Gigantic Engine That Can Never Be Shut Off. ...

What Happens When All Employees Work When They Feel Like It - HBR

HBR.ORG | Do you work for a firm where managers think employees really have to work (what is called) "full time"? That forty hours per week (or ...

Justin Bieber Is No Longer the Most Followed Person on Instagram

BILLBOARD.COM | Yesterday, Instagram deleted fake accounts from their site, which meant a huge decrease in followers for some -- particularly celebrities. ...

The FCC Comes to Surprising Decision On Whether ‘Redskins’ is a Dirty Word

IJREVIEW.COM | On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission dismissed a petition filed by a professor at George Washington University who objected ...

The Dominant Life Form in the Cosmos Is Probably Superintelligent Robots

VICE.COM | The Dominant Life Form in the Cosmos Is Probably Superintelligent Robots

Regular Exercise Is Part of Your Job - HBR

HBR.ORG | When we think about the value of exercise, we tend to focus on the physical benefits. Lower blood pressure, a healthier heart, a more ...

Watch Ellen Page And Jessica Alba Declare Their Love At The Star Wars Live Read

UPROXX.COM | Shutterstock / Getty Image Last night director Jason Reitman introduced the audience to a star-studded live read of The Empire Strikes Back ...

Oscars: 9 Titles Advance In Foreign Language Category

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | The Academy announced on Friday that nine films have advanced in the foreign language Oscar category. read more

Toddler With Down Syndrome Star of New Target Ad

YAHOO.COM | Wearing a frilly, pink dress, the Stillwater, Minnesota toddler posed for the ad while playing with a $49 activity cube. She was chosen ...

Boyfriend takes girlfriend into a photo booth–and he’s got a surprise waiting

DAILYDOT.COM | Memorable marriage proposals can take place almost anywhere. You can pop the question in a traditional setting, like a secluded beach. Or ...

Prosecutor: Witnesses Who Told Obvious Lies To Michael Brown Grand Jury Won’t …

STLTODAY.COM | Certain witnesses who spoke before the grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown told obvious lies under oath, St. ...

Infographic: How To Navigate The Holidays Alone

THEONION.COM | While many people will be gathering with family and friends this holiday season to eat, drink, and be merry, others may not have anyone ...

Points at Hogwarts (x-post from /r/harrypotter)

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Hogwart, Point, /r/harrypotter

New Kansas jobs figures stun Sam Brownback, and not in a good way: “horrible …

KANSASCITY.COM | The new Kansas jobs numbers were released Friday morning, bringing horrible news to state taxpayers and Gov. Sam Brownback. The federal ...

Jim Harbaugh Doesn’t Fuck Around At Laser Tag

DEADSPIN.COM | Jim Harbaugh, who might become the next head coach at Michigan and get very rich along the way , is not a man who takes laser tag lightly. ...

Scientists Just Translated Monkey Language Into English

SCIENTIFICAMERICAN.COM | There is a mystery on Tiwai Island. A large wildlife sanctuary in Sierra Leone, the island is home to pygmy hippopotamuses, hundreds of ...

Leah Remini Catches Her Husband With Another Woman On Ellen

BREAK.COM | Looks like it fooled everyone.

Would You Approve This Employee’s Unusual Scheduling Request, Or Not?

FORBES.COM | Dear Liz, I read your columns religiously! Thank you for being a sane and compassionate voice in this crazy working world. I run a ...

9 Constant Frustrations Only Girls With Baby Faces Deal With

THOUGHTCATALOG.COM | Gilmore Girls 1. Your age is constantly brought into question People always think you’re lying about how old you are. Because obviously ...

So What Does This Button Do?

LIVELEAK.COM | Now we know. :) What a cockpit.

Console Madness: Free Smash Bros 3DS XL, the rarest PS4 game, and much more

JOYSTIQ.COM | So Joystiq's given away a couple of limited edition Xbox Ones, a limited edition PlayStation 4, a crazy edition of Destiny, and a whole ...

A Bizarre New Species Of Fish Has Been Discovered At A Record Depth

IO9.COM | Scientists exploring the deepest place on Earth – the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean – have captured footage of a never-before-seen ...

fogus: 10 Technical Papers Every Programmer Should Read (At Least Twice)

FOGUS.ME | this is the second entry in a series on programmer enrichment Inspired by a fabulous post by Michael Feathers along a similar vein, I’ve ...

Montreal Says “Fvck It” And Will Show “The Interview” Anyways

MTLBLOG.COM | Unless you’ve been living under a rock without WiFi, you’ve no doubt heard about the controversy surrounding the newest Franco-Rogen film ...

Typical CrossFit Workout

YOUTUBE.COM | Buy some Murderbot Merch !!!! !!!!: movements. Perfect technique. Safe Practices.Welcome to CrossFit: Forging Elite FitnessLove,- Zeke ...

St. Louis Grand Jury Heard Witnesses Who Lied, Prosecutor Says

NPR.ORG | Weeks after he announced a grand jury's decision not to indict a Ferguson, Mo., police officer in Michael Brown's death, prosecutor Robert ...

Mother arrested for murder after children found dead in Cairns - ABC Online

ABC.NET.AU | The 37-year-old mother of the children found dead in a Cairns home yesterday has been arrested for murder. Cairns Detective Inspector Bruno ...

Ayn Rand’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

THE-TOAST.NET | "Good. Then I accept. Children are not the property of the state; everyone who wishes to do so has the right to offer educational goods or ...

Slide Show: 10 most miserable cities in America

MARKETWATCH.COM | In America’s most miserable cities, residents were less likely to be in good physical health and far more likely to report unhealthy ...

The Best Jobs For Every Personality Type

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | Does your job fit your personality? The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality test, which measures preferences like introversion ...

Your travel photos

CNN.COM | (CNN) -- Each day, CNN producers select a user-submitted photo to be our Travel Photo of the Day. Click through the gallery above to see ...

See Foo Fighters Lead Orchestra in Dramatic ‘I Am a River’ for ‘Fallon’

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | The Foo Fighters' latest stop on the Sonic Highways promotional tour brought them to The Tonight Show where they delivered a smashing, ...

This First Look at Outlander’s “Darker” Return Is Filled With So Much …

EONLINE.COM | Red alert, Outlander fans! We may still be four months away from getting the beautiful Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe back on our TV ...

Israeli army says it has carried out an airstrike in Gaza targeting a Hamas …

BREAKINGNEWS.COM | Editor's note: To recap: a Palestinian man threw acid at a father and 4 daughters in the occupied West Bank. An IDF spokesperson said the ...

Tipping perpetuates racism, classism, and poverty – let’s get rid of it!

VOX.COM | Story tags: Poverty, Racism, Tipping, Classism

25 years of live Nine Inch Nails performances are available in one 527GB torrent

THEVERGE.COM | If you're a Nine Inch Nails fan and want to get your hands on nearly every bit of music Trent Reznor has ever performed, look no further: ...

No. 1 LB Malik Jefferson commits to Texas Longhorns with teammate DeAndre McNeal

SBNATION.COM | The Longhorns had a huge recruiting day on Friday. On Friday morning in a ceremony at Mesquite (Texas) Poteet, five-star linebacker Malik ...

Man Terrorizes Neighbors With Hostile Holiday Decorations

GO.COM | Bill Ansell has a sinister display on his yard that features a beheaded choir, a hanging Mickey Mouse and even a urinating Santa Claus that ...

Everything You Need To Know About The Dangerous Teen Trend ‘Wodehousing’

CLICKHOLE.COM | You’ve probably already heard about "Wodehousing," a disturbing trend in which teenagers videotape themselves covering strangers’ homes ...

Wall Street Is Dismantling Financial Reform Piece by Piece

NEWREPUBLIC.COM | On Friday, the Federal Reserve delayed by two years compliance with the Volcker rule, the prohibition on banks’ proprietary trading–deals ...

Pope Francis Celebrates Birthday By Giving Sleeping Bags To Homeless People

THINKPROGRESS.ORG | CREDIT: AP Pope Francis, who turned 78 on Wednesday, celebrated the occasion by handing out 400 sleeping bags to homeless people living on ...

Billy Corgan: ‘I’m a Rock Star Because I’m a Great F—-ing Musician’

BILLBOARD.COM | When it comes to the state of the music industry (or anything else for that matter), Smashing Pumpkins mastermind and frontman Billy...

Mother Sues County After Son Dies in Second Drunk-Driving Accident

PEOPLE.COM | A 29-year-old man who was killed while drinking and driving was in another crash just 30 minutes before

Ernie Hudson To Play Poseidon On ‘Once Upon a Time’

DEADLINE.COM | Another key Little Mermaid character is heading to ABC's Once Upon a Time. Ernie Hudson has been cast as King Poseidon in episode 15 of the ...

Justin Upton traded to Padres, who now have a new outfield - FOXSports.com

FOXSPORTS.COM | FOXSports.comJustin Upton traded to Padres, who now have a new outfieldFOXSports.comJustin Upton, whose name has been involved in trade ...

A Socialist in 2016? For Bernie Sanders, at Least, It’s a Question Worth Asking

NYTIMES.COM | A presidential nomination for Mr. Sanders, an independent Vermont senator, may seem far-fetched, but he does have a chance to shape the ...

Cops: 5-year-old boy found dead in upstate NY wasn’t abducted

CBSNEWS.COM | Police issued an Amber Alert for Kenneth White after his guardian's teen daughter said he was abducted by masked men; now, they say the ...

Obama: Sony “Made a Mistake” Canceling ‘The Interview’ Release

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | We cannot have a society in which some dictator someplace can start imposing censorship here in the United States."read more

103-year-old man records his eighth ace, becomes oldest with hole-in-one

YAHOO.COM | They say golf is a game you can play for a lifetime. So long as you're upright and swinging, that means you have a chance to make an ace, ...

Fewer US-Born Americans Have Jobs Now Than in 2007

DAILYCALLER.COM | Almost half of new jobs added since 2010 have gone to migrants

A Tampon Commercial That Shows Just How Mystifying Actual Tampon Commercials Are

UPWORTHY.COM | This is a parody, but there's a reason it feels so familiar.&am p;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;am ...

Amber Tamblyn Wraps Directing Debut With Punk Rock Tale ‘Paint It Black’

VARIETY.COM | Amber Tamblyn is wrapping her directing debut "Paint it Black" this week, based on the book of the same name by "White Oleander" author ...

We will not bow down to tyranny!

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Bow, Tyranny

TED: Mundano: Pimp my … trash cart? - Mundano (2014)

TED.COM | In Brazil, "catadores" collect junk and recyclables. But while they provide a vital service that benefits all, they are nearly invisible as ...

Mersane Warria mother of children stabbed to death in Cairns arrested for their …

DAILYMAIL.CO.UK | An uncle has revealed the final moment he saw his eight nieces and nephews before they were found stabbed to death at a Cairns home on ...

LinkedIn Reveals The Top 25 Job Skills Of The Year

READWRITE.COM | This is what recruiters searched for in 2014.

That Awkward Moment When You Sell Your Truck and ISIS Terrorists Get a Hold of …

CHEEZBURGER.COM | From BoldRide: When Texas plumber Mark Oberholtzer traded in his black Ford F-250 pickup truck, he expected it would live a second life in ...

Grizzlies players buy new car for team attendant after his was stolen

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Grizzly, Attendant, Teamattendant, Team, Newcar, Car, Player

Fight erupts on a plane after passengers tell mother to ‘shut her crying baby …

METRO.CO.UK | Air stewards reportedly had to pull the fighters apart (Picture: CEN) A passenger flight turned into a boxing ring after some passengers ...

How a Memo Cost Big Banks $37 Billion

WSJ.COM | A government lawyer’s discovery of a warning to J.P. Morgan officials about shaky mortgages jump-started the Justice Department’s probe of ...

Anouk’s New Creation: The Spider Dress 2.0

MAKEZINE.COM | Inspired by the territorial displays of arachnids, the Spider Dress 2.0 by designer and electronic wearables artist Anouk Wipprecht is a ...

Is This Cameron Diaz’s Engagement Ring from Benji Madden? (PHOTO)

PEOPLESTYLEWATCH.COM | The star has been wearing a very suspicious sparkler amidst rumors

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