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 2021-01-21 15:20 

Fark

On the upside, she doesn't have mice any more. The giant rat ate them (possible nsfw content on page) [Scary]...

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 2021-01-21 15:18 

Boing Boing

Which Trump kid is the stupidest? Aunt Mary lets us know...

Ever wondered which Trump kid is the stupidest? It would obviously be Eric or Donald Jr, aka Dumb and Dumber, but figuring out which of the two is Dumber could be a real stumper. Thank goodness Mary Trump set the record straight as a recent guest on the M...

 2021-01-21 15:15 

Boing Boing

Watch Orson Welles' forgotten 1956 TV Pilot, "The Fountain Of Youth"...

In the mid-1950s, Orson Welles created a TV pilot episode for a potential anthology series adapting short stories for television. As biographer Joseph McBridge wrote in his 2006 book, What Ever Happened to Orson Welles?: A Portrait of an Independent Caree...

 2021-01-21 15:05 

Fark

" A person is considered dependent on weed when they feel food cravings or a lack of appetite,...after quitting." Appreciate, just for a moment, the either/or totality and automatic Win of tha...

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 2021-01-21 15:04 

reddit

Holding hands, couple married 70 years dies from COVID-19 minutes apart...
 2021-01-21 14:55 

Boing Boing

How the surreal 90s Ninja Turtles Rock N' Roll Musical Spectacular came to be (and make Oprah uncomfortable)...

Perhaps it's because I'm a child of the mid-80s and thus ripe for the action figure marketing tie-ins, but I will never not be amazed by the stratospheric rise of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles that has somehow kept them in the favor of the public h...

 2021-01-21 14:55 

Boing Boing

Mapping the change in apartment prices across Pandemic America...

Real Estate is weird. Pandemic life is even weirder. While the rise in remote working during the pandemic has undoubtedly shifted the urban influx across America, the full story of the change is a lot more complicated. Luckily, hindsight helps. ApartmentL...

 2021-01-21 14:49 

reddit

Ex-Coach Sentenced to 10 Years for Raping Star Skater...
 2021-01-21 14:46 

Fark

It's National Hugging Day. Welcome to Fark [Obvious]...

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 2021-01-21 14:42 

reddit

Houston police officer charged in Capitol riot after FBI agents find deleted selfies on phone...
 2021-01-21 14:40 

Fark

If the instructor of record died over a year ago, what's the student-teacher ratio in your class? [Creepy]...

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 2021-01-21 14:40 

Slashdot

Amazon Offers Biden Help With Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution...

Amazon has extended an offer to President Joe Biden to assist with the national distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, a move that could expedite the federal effort to combat the pandemic. From a report: Dave Clark, the CEO of Amazon's consumer business, ...

 2021-01-21 14:35 

reddit

DC Begins to Reopen, Extra Security Remains After Inauguration Day Threats...
 2021-01-21 14:32 

Boing Boing

Umberto Eco looks for a book in his private library...

In this footage , Umberto Eco, the late professor and novelist, hunts down a book in his enormous private library. He knows where it is, but it takes a while to get there . Eco's library contained 30,000 books and tended to separate visitors into two ...

 2021-01-21 14:20 

Fark

In its effort to outdo 2020, 2021 presents us with a massive fire at the world's largest vaccine manufacturer [Scary]...

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 2021-01-21 14:18 

Boing Boing

Army lied about brother of Michael Flynn's role in National Guard's weak response to Capitol attack...

During the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by Trump's supporters, Lt. Gen. Charles A. Flynn, the brother of pardoned pro-Trump foreign agent Michael Flynn, was involved in a decision that slowed the National Guard's response. Moreover, the Army ...

 2021-01-21 14:05 

Fark

The Italian coastguard's going to need a lot of C4 [Obvious]...

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 2021-01-21 14:03 

reddit

French tourist deported after breaching COVID-19 restrictions with role in illegal NYE forest rave...
 2021-01-21 14:00 

Fark

Photoshop this top-heavy truck [Photoshop]...

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 2021-01-21 14:00 

Slashdot

Apple's First Headset To Be Niche Precursor To Eventual AR Glasses...

Apple's first crack at a headset is designed to be a pricey, niche precursor to a more ambitious augmented reality product that will take longer to develop, Bloomberg reported Thursday, citing people with knowledge of the matter. From the report: The ...

 2021-01-21 14:00 

Boing Boing

Whether you have a PS5, an Xbox Series X, or a Switch, this sale can help elevate your game...

So, with the heightened holiday frenzy to land a next generation video gaming console for under the tree, who topped the sales charts in December: Microsoft's Xbox Series X or Sony's PlayStation 5? It's a trick question...because the real answ...

 2021-01-21 13:54 

reddit

More people now vaccinated in the UK than have tested positive for virus...
 2021-01-21 13:50 

Fark

Fark-ready headline: Oklahoma Rep. files bill to establish Bigfoot hunting season [Facepalm]...

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 2021-01-21 13:45 

Boing Boing

Watch this ultrasonic obliterator do its thing in super slow-mo...

Not only is it cool to see this ultrasonic device in operation at 170,000fps, this is a great explainer on how they work. Image: YouTube / The Slow Mo Guys...

 2021-01-21 13:35 

Fark

"Fierce" debate erupts over...*checks notes*... how to shower correctly [Stupid]...

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 2021-01-21 13:30 

Fark

Oh dear, what a pity, nevermind [Fail]...

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 2021-01-21 13:15 

Boing Boing

The Further Adventures of Nick Danger, Third Eye...

Here is a worthy follow-up to my posting on Monday about the enduring legacy of The Firesign Theatre. It was wonderful to find other Firesign fans in the comments. If you are not yet familiar with the Joycean comedic stylings of this unique comedy group, ...

 2021-01-21 13:11 

reddit

Elephants counted from space for conservation...
 2021-01-21 13:05 

Fark

Couple open up cake shop in distinguished upper-crusty English town, get accused of attracting 'scantily clad maskless chavs.' You know, those people [Stupid]...

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 2021-01-21 13:00 

Slashdot

Tesla Is Hiring People To Handle Complaints People Tweet At Elon Musk...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Engadget: Elon Musk wears many hats, but it seems that Twitter customer support may no longer be one of them. The company is hiring remote support staff to, along with other duties, handle complaints people tweet a...

 2021-01-21 13:00 

Boing Boing

Gorgeous footage of mushrooms wisping spores...

Jojo Villareal filmed this hypnotic footage of wisping , or spore release by mushrooms. It's very pretty, but watch out for spores! Remember what happened to Spock ? Image: YouTube / Caters Clips...

 2021-01-21 12:43 

Boing Boing

How to sketch a car using only 3 starting lines...

In this SketchMonkey video, he shows how to get the proportions right when drawing cars in side view, 3/4 front and rear views. Image: YouTube...

 2021-01-21 12:30 

Fark

In like a traitorous Flynn [Scary]...

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 2021-01-21 12:21 

reddit

Astronaut artifacts on moon -- like Neil Armstrong's bootprint -- now protected by US law...
 2021-01-21 12:08 

reddit

Former Army captain, Florida state house candidate arrested in Capitol riot...
 2021-01-21 11:56 

reddit

Hours After Biden Inauguration, Federal Agents Use Tear Gas in Portland...
 2021-01-21 11:30 

Fark

Much of America celebrated the inauguration of President Biden. Except at a gas station in Prescott, Arizona [Facepalm]...

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 2021-01-21 11:19 

reddit

U.S. to join COVID vaccine push for poor nations, remain WHO member: Fauci...
 2021-01-21 10:30 

Fark

IRL Easter eggs that will crack you up [Amusing]...

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 2021-01-21 10:00 

Slashdot

Vertical Farms Grow Veggies On Site At Restaurants and Grocery Stores...

New Atlas reports on ag-tech company Vertical Field's efforts to produce soil-based indoor vertical farms grown at the very location where food is consumed. From the report: The Vertical Field setup retains many of the advantages of hydroponic vertica...

 2021-01-21 09:38 

reddit

India starts supplying coronavirus vaccines to developing nations...
 2021-01-21 09:30 

Fark

It's winter, it's cold, we can't gather at bars or restaurants, and all four of our professional sports teams suck. So what else is there left for us Michiganders to do? [Misc]...

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 2021-01-21 08:46 

reddit

Qatar Airways grounds half its Airbus A380 fleet permanently...
 2021-01-21 08:30 

Fark

Once again Christians confuse Leonard Cohen's "Alleluia" with a religious hymn when it's really about Jewish sex [Facepalm]...

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 2021-01-21 07:21 

Fark

Army National Guard helicopter crashes south of Rochester, New York. Multiple casualties reported. Story developing [News]...

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 2021-01-21 07:00 

Slashdot

Scientists Use Satellite Imagery To Count Elephants...

Scientists from a trio of universities have combined satellite imagery with deep learning to detect elephants from space. The goal is to help protect these endangered species from poachers or habitat destruction. Their study was published in the journal E...

 2021-01-21 06:05 

Fark

Dr. Hydro arrested for insurrectioning [Murica]...

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 2021-01-21 05:41 

Fark

Bureau of Land Management transfers 5800 acres of land to Montana as payment of debt from 1889, throws in some dirigibles, opera glasses, velocipedes to sweeten deal [Weird]...

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 2021-01-21 05:01 

Fark

Theme of Farktography Contest No. 820: "Teeny Tiny". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme [Farktography]...

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 2021-01-21 04:51 

reddit

A tiny village in South India celebrates Vice President Kamala Harris with firecrackers and prayers...

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