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 2020-02-14 08:49 

reddit

Teacher allegedly told student who did not stand for national anthem to "go back to your country"...
 2020-02-14 08:28 

Fark

Woman continues avoiding justice by hiding out in convents, and authorities are nun the wiser on catching her [Awkward]...

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 2020-02-14 07:32 

Fark

Apparently there are enough depraved individuals in the world eating Oreos with *mustard* to make it a legitimate crossword puzzle clue [Sick]...

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 2020-02-14 07:00 

Slashdot

Scientists Observe Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Buzz Past Earth With Its Own Moon...

Meghan Bartels writes via Space.com: One of Earth's premier instruments for studying nearby asteroids is back to work after being rattled by earthquakes, and its first new observations show that a newly discovered space rock is actually two separate a...

 2020-02-14 06:30 

Fark

You can change the name of a nature-themed entertainment complex that used to house a "swim with the dolphins" attraction, but locals will still remember it as "the place that killed those...

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 2020-02-14 05:45 

reddit

Insurance companies, including Geico, quote service members with higher auto insurance rates when they come home from deployment....
 2020-02-14 05:25 

reddit

Scientists have demonstrated quantum entanglement in a fiber optic cable over a distance of 50 kms, in a step towards a quantum internet...
 2020-02-14 05:17 

Fark

Ahhh...The old, "Beaten to death and left in a blueberry patch in 2002", ruse... Nearly worked too [Sick]...

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 2020-02-14 04:53 

reddit

Video shows teen assaulted by Atrium security, Lincoln Co. sheriff's deputy outside ER...
 2020-02-14 04:48 

reddit

Genetic genealogy technology leads to arrest of Cincinnati-area 'serial rapist'...
 2020-02-14 04:05 

reddit

Mentally ill woman dies in custody, lawsuit alleges deprivation of medical care...
 2020-02-14 04:05 

Fark

British BMW owner recreates "Who's the U-boat commander" scene from Risky Business [Fail]...

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 2020-02-14 03:38 

Fark

Want to attend an inclusive college? Better make sure that checkbook is inclusive too [Obvious]...

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 2020-02-14 03:30 

Slashdot

Officials In Australia's New South Wales Celebrate: 'All Fires Are Now Contained'...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from NPR: Fire officials in Australia are celebrating a landmark moment, saying that for the first time in what has been a horrendous wildfire season, every fire in hard-hit New South Wales is now under control. Bushfir...

 2020-02-14 03:19 

reddit

Proposed Alabama law requires men undergo vasectomy after their 50th birthday....
 2020-02-14 03:08 

Fark

Ceiling in Cat Cora's Kitchen watching you masticate apparently couldn't stand it anymore [Scary]...

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 2020-02-14 02:53 

reddit

16 year old brutally beaten by hospital security and police officers. Sheriff denies any wrongdoing....
 2020-02-14 02:30 

Fark

Man charged with smuggling parrots into United States needs a good lawyer, crackers [Dumbass]...

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 2020-02-14 02:10 

Fark

Police say man deliberately caused self-driving van to rear-end him. Kinky [Strange]...

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 2020-02-14 02:02 

Slashdot

Netflix Loses Bid To Dismiss $25 Million Lawsuit Over 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'...

On Tuesday, Netflix lost a bid to escape a lawsuit brought by the trademark owner of "Choose Your Own Adventure" over the 2018 immersive film Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. The series' original publisher, Chooseco, sued the company early last yea...

 2020-02-14 01:35 

Fark

White House handing over control of public lands to people who don't recognize the public's authority [Asinine]...

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 2020-02-14 01:29 

Boing Boing

China: 116 new coronavirus deaths in Hubei...

China's government health commission in Hubei province reported on Friday that the daily death toll from coronavirus rose by 116. The Hubei province health commission did not report the total number of deaths from the newly identified virus, which was...

 2020-02-14 01:26 

reddit

MIT researchers identify security vulnerabilities in voting app...
 2020-02-14 01:25 

Slashdot

500 Chrome Extensions Secretly Uploaded Private Data From Millions of Users...

More than 500 browser extensions downloaded millions of times from Google's Chrome Web Store surreptitiously uploaded private browsing data to attacker-controlled servers, researchers said on Thursday. Ars Technica reports: The extensions were part of...

 2020-02-14 01:05 

Fark

Rio de Janeiro braces for risk of COVID-19 during Carnival, in addition to the hundreds of STD's you can get there while partaking in the festivities [Obvious]...

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 2020-02-14 01:00 

Fark

Photoshop this decorated general [Photoshop]...

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 2020-02-14 00:45 

Slashdot

Apple Liable For Millions In Unpaid Wages After Court Rules Retail Worker Bag Checks Illegal...

The California Supreme Court in a decision (PDF) delivered on Thursday found Apple broke state law by not paying retail workers for the time they spent participating in mandatory bag and device searches, leaving the company liable for millions in unpaid w...

 2020-02-14 00:43 

Boing Boing

This portable duster blows traditional canned air devices away...

Canned air is a big help in dusting tight spaces, particularly keyboards, shelves or servers. But the first thing you should know about canned air is that it's not air at all. More likely, what's blowing out of that bottle is fluorocarbons or othe...

 2020-02-14 00:35 

Fark

Man performs mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on gecko that drowned in his beer. No word if it took 15 minutes or less or if he saved a bundle on car insurance [Video]...

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 2020-02-14 00:29 

Boing Boing

First look: Robert Pattinson is... The Batman...

Robert Pattinson is The Batman in director Matt Reeves's take on the dark knight. Pattinson is best known from the Twilight series while Reeves was behind the lens on Cloverfield (2008), Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014), and War for the Planet of...

 2020-02-14 00:13 

reddit

Los Angeles County to dismiss nearly 66,000 marijuana convictions...
 2020-02-14 00:05 

Fark

It really tied the room together [Amusing]...

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 2020-02-14 00:02 

reddit

Mike Bloomberg campaign pays influencers for memes...
 2020-02-14 00:02 

Slashdot

Facebook Dating Launch Blocked In Europe After It Fails To Show Privacy Workings...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: Facebook has been left red-faced after being forced to call off the launch date of its dating service in Europe because it failed to give its lead EU data regulator enough advanced warning -- including ...

 2020-02-14 00:00 

Boing Boing

Seven top tips from makers so far this year...

Here are seven of my favorite DIY/maker tips published this year in my weekly newsletter, Gareth's Tips, Tools, and Shop Tales . Etching Metal with a 9v Battery Etching is easier than you think. Leah of See Jane Drill demonstrates how easy it is to et...

 2020-02-13 23:59 

Boing Boing

An interview with legendary bass player Carol Kaye...

On Legs McNeil's Please Kill Me , Michael Shelly interviews the legendary bass player, Carol Kaye . Unless you're a hardcore music nerd, you may not know who Carol Kaye is. You need to fix that. Carol Kaye is the bassist on thousands of 20th centu...

 2020-02-13 23:59 

reddit

High Court Orders Apple to Pay Workers for Time Spent Searching Their Bags...
 2020-02-13 23:35 

Fark

1849: Let's all go to the lobby, let's all go to the lobby...and have a class war with riotous fisticuffs, militia troops called in and dozens dead And also have ourselves a treat [Weird]...

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 2020-02-13 23:31 

reddit

Washington state mother seen crawling, vomiting in disturbing video before she died in jail days later...
 2020-02-13 23:20 

Fark

Utah State Senate committee unanimously green-lights Big Love reboot [Awkward]...

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 2020-02-13 23:20 

Slashdot

YouTube Censors Senate Floor Speech With Whistleblower's Name...

SonicSpike shares a report from The Hill: YouTube has removed a video from its platform that shows Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) stating on the Senate floor the name of a person who conservative media have suggested is the whistleblower whose complaint triggered...

 2020-02-13 23:03 

reddit

Toddler escapes daycare, found soaking wet in freezing weather on tricycle in middle of busy street...
 2020-02-13 23:00 

Boing Boing

Prime Climb is a fun tabletop game that uses math...

Let the co-creator of Prime Climb explain how to play this fast-moving game of quickly changing fortunes. It's on sale today on Amazon. Read the rest...

 2020-02-13 22:59 

Fark

Taxpayer money used to buy lubricants, porn and silk boxer shorts for the disabled [Creepy]...

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 2020-02-13 22:40 

Slashdot

Qualcomm Makes Case To Appeals Court That It Didn't Hurt Competition...

Qualcomm is making the case for why it didn't hurt competition in the smartphone chip business. "The company, represented by attorney Thomas Goldstein of the firm Goldstein & Russell, on Thursday appeared before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the N...

 2020-02-13 22:35 

Fark

Woman wears surgical mask to protect from coronavirus while entering bank. Hilarity ensues [Fail]...

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 2020-02-13 22:15 

Boing Boing

Disabled patients in Iowa state-run home used as "guinea pigs" in sexual arousal experiments, lawsuit charges...

A federal civil rights lawsuit filed this week claims that severely intellectually and physically disabled patients at a state-operated home in Iowa were used as "guinea pigs" in sexual arousal research experiments. A 38-page complaint was filed o...

 2020-02-13 22:05 

Fark

Police poach passenger pirating pounds of prohibited pork products in pasta packages (pic) [Dumbass]...

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 2020-02-13 22:03 

Slashdot

Car 'Splatometer' Tests Reveal Huge Decline In Number of Insects...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Two scientific studies of the number of insects splattered by cars have revealed a huge decline in abundance at European sites in two decades. The survey of insects hitting car windscreens in rural De...

 2020-02-13 21:57 

reddit

He pulled his sister out a window in a fire and went back in to save the family dog. He's 5 years old...

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