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 2018-09-20 13:00 

Fark

Photoshop this careful climber [Photoshop]...

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 2018-09-20 13:00 

Slashdot

US Senate Staff Targeted By State-Backed Hackers, Senator Says...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from PBS NewsHour: Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, said in a Wednesday letter to Senate leaders that his office discovered that "at least one major technology company" has warned an unspecified number of sen...

 2018-09-20 12:50 

Fark

Don't you hit when you're on an airplane and you and around 30 other passengers start bleeding from your nose and ears because the crew forgot to hit the "bleed switch". In other news ...

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 2018-09-20 12:32 

Fark

Cops admit trying to dispose of a 4,000-pound dead whale in a parking lot dumpster was a mistake. "We said, 'baby whale,' so everyone thought it was a small whale" chief says [Fail]...

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 2018-09-20 12:17 

reddit

'A public relations nightmare': Ticketmaster recruits pros for secret scalper program | CBC News...
 2018-09-20 12:02 

Boing Boing

Self-serve beer machine in all-you-can-drink restaurant...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YzW94Y5OuY&feature=youtu.beIt's in a Japanese "all-you-can-drink" restaurant , which sounds like a splendid idea. Note how it performs a correct angled pour, with headspit finish, to provide a superior pint....

 2018-09-20 12:00 

Boing Boing

Start making iOS 12 apps with this developer bootcamp...

iOS 12 is finally here, which means now is the best time for aspiring developers to throw their hats into the app development game. While app development can be tricky for some, you can take an intuitive, beginner-friendly approach to understanding app cr...

 2018-09-20 11:57 

Fark

Some Australians deserve to be killed by their wildlife, but not the guy they're targeting here [Sick]...

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 2018-09-20 11:46 

reddit

Feds fine contractors behind deadly FIU bridge collapse for 'serious' safety violations...
 2018-09-20 11:28 

Boing Boing

One of the worst scientific feuds in history arose between two paleontologists in the 1870s...

The end of the Civil War opened a new era of fossil hunting in the American West -- and a bitter feud between two rival paleontologists, who spent 20 years sabotaging one another in a constant struggle for supremacy. In this week's episode of the Futi...

 2018-09-20 11:28 

Boing Boing

Maine restaurant getting lobsters high to ease their suffering...

Lobsters at a restaurant in Maine are getting baked, not in the oven but with medical marijuana. Charlotte Gill, the owner of Charlotte's Legendary Lobster Pound in Southwest Harbor, Maine, has been experimenting with getting her lobsters stoned as a ...

 2018-09-20 11:24 

Fark

Colombia is still #1 in cocaine production as it breaks new records. SNIFF [Scary]...

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 2018-09-20 11:16 

reddit

Irish Health Minister Simon Harris confirmed new Abortion services will be free...
 2018-09-20 11:00 

reddit

Met police reveals the "Croydon Cat Killer" were foxes after a three year probe and 500 deaths...
 2018-09-20 10:58 

Boing Boing

3D-printed gun pioneer charged with sexually assaulting a child...

She's 16, according to the affidavit: legal in many places, but most certainly not in Texas. Libertarian smoke, libertarian fire . Cody Wilson, whose push to post blueprints for 3-D printed guns online has made him a key figure in the national gun con...

 2018-09-20 10:42 

reddit

Caught on camera: Abilene father, son kill neighbor over trash...
 2018-09-20 10:41 

Fark

Hurricane shelters are stressful places, reports the Romero Institute for Climatology [Obvious]...

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 2018-09-20 10:00 

Slashdot

California May Ban Terrible Default Passwords On Connected Devices...

According to Engadget, the California Senate has sent Governor Jerry Brown draft legislation that would require manufacturers to either have to use unique preprogrammed passwords or make you change the credentials the first time you use it. "Companies...

 2018-09-20 09:21 

Fark

Fark's favorite huntress is at it again [Sick]...

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 2018-09-20 09:17 

reddit

33 more Detroit schools have lead, copper in drinking water...
 2018-09-20 08:32 

Fark

Quoth the raven, Never have I had a more beguiling profile [Interesting]...

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 2018-09-20 07:00 

Fark

Sunspot observatory was shut down due to child pornography. Well, that explains the blackhawk helicopter [Unlikely]...

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 2018-09-20 07:00 

Slashdot

Facebook Could Face EU Sanctions If It Doesn't Change Its TOS...

According to Reuters, Facebook could face sanctions for not complying with the European Union's consumer rules. "Back in February, the company was told to change its users terms and conditions to recently updated EU standards, but it has yet to do...

 2018-09-20 06:58 

Fark

Elaborate scam in which stolen credit cards were used to purchase goods for resale, leads police to woman in possession of $17,859.20 in stolen cookies and chocolates. Surely she is some kind of a mon...

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 2018-09-20 06:01 

reddit

Judge set to sentence Bill Cosby next week rejects call for his recusal, says no 'grudge' exists with former DA Bruce Castor...
 2018-09-20 05:58 

Fark

That horror movie trope about 'no cell service'? Shark attack victims on Cape Cod are finding out it's true [Creepy]...

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 2018-09-20 05:16 

Fark

Police estimate that the tractor trailer was going at mach 1 at the time of the accident [Weird]...

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 2018-09-20 04:28 

Fark

Forensic official who was fired after authorities discovered a refrigerated truck with multiple corpses inside now admits there's a second trailer containing 144 bodies, which is literally gross [...

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 2018-09-20 04:01 

Fark

Theme of Farktography Contest No. 698: "A Shore Thing 2". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme [Farktography]...

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 2018-09-20 03:59 

Fark

What is it about flying that brings out the worst in people? [Sick]...

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 2018-09-20 03:30 

Slashdot

AI Could Devastate the Developing World...

Kai-Fu Lee, Chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures and author of "AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order," reports of the devastating impacts artificial intelligence could have on the developing world. An anonymous reader s...

 2018-09-20 03:29 

Fark

Court upholds ruling that Duchess of Cambridge's boobs are worth 75,000 each [Followup]...

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 2018-09-20 03:11 

Fark

Bad: getting your cell phone stolen. Worse: getting stabbed. Fark: having your car blown up. Ultra-fark: all by the same suspect, who remains at large [Scary]...

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 2018-09-20 02:50 

Fark

You've heard of US Navy's SEALs, right? Well, now get ready for US Navy's Leap Frogs. And no, that's not another acronym [Interesting]...

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 2018-09-20 02:36 

reddit

New York inmate's golf drawings lead to exoneration in murder...
 2018-09-20 02:35 

Fark

Look what the cat dragged in [Interesting]...

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 2018-09-20 02:31 

Fark

Alan Abel, famous hoaxer who had his obituary printed by the NYT 40 years ago, finally dies. Or did he? [Amusing]...

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 2018-09-20 02:30 

Fark

Texas' twisted excuse for removing Helen Keller from the social studies curriculum? "Helen Keller does not best represent the concept of citizenship. Military and first responders are best rep...

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 2018-09-20 02:29 

Fark

Report shows aging brains can continue to grow new cells, finally putting to rest the Cliff Clavin "I drink to kill off the slow ones" hypothesis [Interesting]...

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 2018-09-20 02:15 

Fark

Today, in poorly written local news: "At one point, Lewis is seen shoving the heavy Apple display down an escalator, while people were riding on it" [Scary]...

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 2018-09-20 02:06 

Fark

Ferris wheels are not usually associated with 'hair-raising' adventures. Usually [Scary]...

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 2018-09-20 02:05 

Slashdot

Humans Simply 'Hardwired' For Laziness, Study Says...

Zorro shares a report from Study Finds: [...] A new study shows we may just have to chalk it up to our brains simply being hardwired to prefer hanging on the couch instead of the chin-up bar. Researchers from the University of British Columbia and Univers...

 2018-09-20 02:03 

Fark

Determined leaf blower doesn't quit his day job despite 90mph winds from Storm Ali that's ravishing the UK (possible nsfw content on page) [Weird]...

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 2018-09-20 02:00 

Fark

Dude, if you're going to jump off an overpass to avoid a drunken driving test at least be drunk. Geeeeesh [Weird]...

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 2018-09-20 01:59 

reddit

NJ officials arrest 24 alleged child predators in 'Operation Open House' - Story...
 2018-09-20 01:44 

Fark

Here is the latest entry from Minnesota's quest for its own Fark tag [Amusing]...

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 2018-09-20 01:41 

reddit

Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children...
 2018-09-20 01:25 

Slashdot

Evernote Slashes 15 Percent of Its Workforce...

Evernote, one of the most popular productivity apps on the market, is struggling to stay on top of the charts. TechCrunch, after reporting two weeks that the company "lost several of its most senior executives," is reporting that Evernote's CE...

 2018-09-20 01:22 

Fark

The World Nomad Games include events like goat polo, horse wrestling & eagle hunting. Sounds much more exciting than the Summer Olympics [Cool]...

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 2018-09-20 01:00 

Fark

For a mere $85,000 you can live in an 8x20 shipping container with no kitchen [Misc]...

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