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 2020-02-26 12:29 

Fark

Princess Anne's dog trainer found shot dead at BoJo's old house [Weird]...

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 2020-02-26 12:21 

Fark

Michael Jackson impersonator agrees to surrender "worlds best grandpa" mug [Followup]...

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 2020-02-26 12:13 

Boing Boing

If everyone on Star Trek: TNG wore the same uniform as Counselor Troi...

Posted to Reddit, Twitter and Facebook with already-obscure origins -- if you know who deserves credit, do tell -- this photoshopped promo photo of the Star Trek: TNG roster gives every officer the same plunging neckline as Counselor Troi. [ via ] Below i...

 2020-02-26 12:00 

Boing Boing

The Trump Federal Employment Questionnaire...

Tom the Dancing Bug, IN WHICH Donald J. Trump asks a few questions of people who would like to continue working in His(tm) Federal Government....

 2020-02-26 11:56 

Boing Boing

Making music playing barcodes using hacked barcode scanners...

Colossal writes: Designed to recycle outdated electronics, multiple musical projects by Electronicos Fantasticos utilize a version of the barcode system found on every package on store shelves. When scanned, each pattern sends a signal to its audio compon...

 2020-02-26 11:54 

Fark

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging he's been "targeted by staff," "verbally harassed and abused without ...

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 2020-02-26 11:47 

reddit

Video shows 6-year-old girl arrested at Orlando school...
 2020-02-26 11:27 

Fark

Hi, I won't be coming in to work tomorrow. I have the coronavirus. So if you can just send over the AWOL paperwork that would be just great. Thanks [Awkward]...

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 2020-02-26 11:24 

reddit

US students accused of Italy cop murder brace for trial...
 2020-02-26 10:32 

Fark

Article on how to prepare for Coronavirus. 1. Everybody panic. 2. Everybody panic, 3. Everybody panic, 4. Be realistic, 5. Don't jump to conclusions, 6. Everybody panic and of course , 7. EVERYBOD...

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 2020-02-26 10:00 

Slashdot

Uber and Lyft Generate 70 Percent More Pollution Than Trips They Displace, Study Finds...

According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, ride-hailing trips today result in an estimated 69 percent more climate pollution on average than the trips they displace. The Verge reports: In cities, ride-hailing trips typically displace low-carbon trips...

 2020-02-26 09:29 

Fark

Yo dawg, I heard you liked leaks to the media [Ironic]...

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 2020-02-26 08:28 

Fark

It's almost as if all so-called psychics are frauds [Fake]...

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 2020-02-26 08:07 

Fark

Another week, another refinery on fire. Today it's *spins the wheel* Los Angeles. Hope no one needs to be using the 405 tomorrow morning [Scary]...

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 2020-02-26 07:29 

Fark

Please do not taunt the herpes monkeys [Florida]...

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 2020-02-26 07:05 

reddit

From felony to misdemeanor: Bill would ease penalty in Washington for exposing a partner to HIV....
 2020-02-26 07:04 

reddit

Crews respond to large oil refinery fire in Carson, California...
 2020-02-26 07:00 

Slashdot

Singapore Airlines Is Using Aeroponics To Upgrade In-Flight Meals...

Antony McNeil, Singapore Airlines' global food and beverage director, is purchasing produce from AeroFarms' Newark facility, the world's largest indoor vertical farm. "The 16-year-old agtech startup has taken aeroponics to an industrial sc...

 2020-02-26 06:50 

Fark

IHOPs marketing is now just getting silly as they changed their name to the International House Of Penis [Strange]...

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 2020-02-26 06:05 

Fark

Just a reminder to all the upstanding citizens, when "borrowing" your cousin's (1st thru 168th) pants, be sure to check the pockets before any meetings with the boys in blue. No, you can&#...

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 2020-02-26 05:05 

Fark

Cincinnati Councilwoman's lawyer "She's had all kinds of challenges in the past and she's risen to face all of them. I don't believe she's done anything unethical or illegal......

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 2020-02-26 04:39 

Fark

God bless the atheist shut-ins, for they doth not bother attending Assembly of God services to do their God thing, and doth not spread COVID-19 to entire flock. Amen [Ironic]...

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 2020-02-26 04:25 

reddit

Ex-Microsoft engineer convicted of stealing millions in digital currency for lavish purchases...
 2020-02-26 04:13 

Fark

Fire trucks racing to an emergency cause over $1,000,000 in damages [Asinine]...

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 2020-02-26 03:51 

Fark

Produce truck crashes on I-80, creates nasty jam [Scary]...

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 2020-02-26 03:30 

Slashdot

NSA Phone Surveillance Program Cost $100 Million, Yielded One Major Investigation...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Hill: A National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance program that accessed American citizens' domestic phone calls and text messages resulted in only one investigation between 2015 and 2019 despite costing $...

 2020-02-26 03:24 

Fark

"Dammit, the wrong number of chalupas AGAIN" [Facepalm]...

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 2020-02-26 03:22 

reddit

Winter Park woman facing murder charges after leaving boyfriend in suitcase for hours...
 2020-02-26 03:17 

reddit

Transgender woman killed in Puerto Rico after using women's bathroom...
 2020-02-26 03:06 

reddit

10-year-old boy shot by babysitter who was taking pictures with gun, sheriff says...
 2020-02-26 03:02 

Fark

Latest college admissions scandal sentencing leaves Jim Gaffigan inconsolable [Dumbass]...

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 2020-02-26 02:57 

Boing Boing

Coronavirus: American soldier in South Korea tests positive, first confirmed U.S. military patient...

The U.S. military announced late Tuesday that a soldier stationed at Camp Carroll in South Korea has tested positive for coronavirus. This is the first time the DoD has confirmed a U.S. service member has tested positive for the virus. Reuters: U.S. SOLDI...

 2020-02-26 02:50 

Boing Boing

Cockatiel sings Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time 'Lost Woods' song (with sound)...

It's downright majestic is what it is. Listen to this cockatiel sing the legend of zelda ocarina of time lost woods song, with a bok choy leaf on his birb head. View this post on Instagram Majestic . #cockatiel #cockatiellove #cockatielsofig #cockatie...

 2020-02-26 02:34 

Fark

World's oldest man aged 112 escalates it quickly just days after claiming Guinness World Record, dies so the next 'World's oldest man' can claim the record [Sad]...

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 2020-02-26 02:32 

reddit

Hot Pockets heiress gets 5 months in prison for U.S. college admissions scam...
 2020-02-26 02:19 

Fark

After deadly wildfires ravages the country in 2009, the Australian government offered to buy out homeowners who were in the fire zones and help them move elsewhere. Very few accepted...but the ones th...

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 2020-02-26 02:10 

Boing Boing

These inflatable trousers are weird and cool...

Designer Harikrishnan's inflatable latex trousers suggest "anatomically impossible" proportions. They're so weird, silly, and so delightful. Follow Harikrishnan on Instagram . View this post on Instagram Editorial for @pictonmag shot by @y...

 2020-02-26 01:54 

Fark

Dozens of cases of abuse reported at school for the deaf. Complaints seemed to fall on....something [Sick]...

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 2020-02-26 01:45 

Slashdot

Scientists Find the First-Ever Animal That Doesn't Need Oxygen To Survive...

Scientists from Tel Aviv University in Israel discovered that a salmon parasite called Henneguya salminicola doesn't have a mitochondrial genome -- the first multicellular organism known to have this absence. That means it doesn't breathe; in fact...

 2020-02-26 01:34 

Fark

"On-point precedent" means "this exact situation." Apparently, because there's no "on-point precedent" saying you can't, the 5th Circuit says it's OK for guards to ...

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 2020-02-26 01:14 

Fark

It may be Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day where you live but in these English towns, it's a day for rumbustious "football" matches with loose rules, limitless participants and - in some case...

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 2020-02-26 01:12 

reddit

Deputies: Man uses ax to bust through front door, gets shot by off-duty Orange County deputy in home...
 2020-02-26 01:02 

Slashdot

Key Silicon Valley Reservoir To Be Completely Drained Due To Earthquake Risk...

schwit1 shares a report from Bakersfield Californian: In a dramatic decision that could significantly impact Silicon Valley's water supply, federal dam regulators have ordered Anderson Reservoir, the largest reservoir in Santa Clara County, to be comp...

 2020-02-26 01:00 

Fark

Photoshop Theme - Blue [Photoshop]...

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 2020-02-26 00:54 

Fark

When your secretive cult also happens to be the epicenter of the outbreak of a deadly virus in your country? Well, let's just say we've all seen this movie, and it ends in tears, and pitchfork...

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 2020-02-26 00:49 

reddit

Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs sentenced in college admissions scam...
 2020-02-26 00:34 

Fark

Today's forecast is cloudy and cool with a 100% chance of a TV reporter forgetting to turn off his Facebook filters before going live [Amusing]...

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 2020-02-26 00:25 

Slashdot

Tesla Autopilot, Distracted Driving To Blame In Deadly 2018 Crash...

Slashdot readers TomGreenhaw and gollum123 are sharing the findings from a National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation into a fatal Tesla Model X crash that occurred in 2018 near Mountain View, California. The agency says Tesla's Autopil...

 2020-02-26 00:15 

reddit

Stocks plunge for a second day as the Dow lost more than 800 points on Tuesday...
 2020-02-26 00:14 

Boing Boing

India: Worst mass violence in Delhi in decades kills 13 during Trump visit...

"Rioters roamed the streets with iron rods and wooden sticks, demanding to know whether people were Hindus or Muslims. Mosques were damaged and shops were set ablaze"...

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