sábado, 30 de junio de 2012

Rotten Congress Freezes Student Loan Rates for a Year But Also Moves to Increase Loan Costs by 20 Billion

Rotten: Congress Freezes Student Loan Rates for a Year, But Also Moves to Increase Loan Costs by $20 Billion

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/997097/rotten:_congress_freezes_student_loan_rates_for_a_year,_but_also_moves_to_increase_loan_costs_by_$20_billion/

Conservatives conclude Justice Roberts Upheld Obamacare Because Of Epilepsy Medication

After yesterdays landmark ruling by the Supreme Court, Chief Justice John Roberts � a George W.

Bush appointee � was due for dissection by Republicans after upholding ObamaCares individual mandate, and he is being sliced and diced. The most outrageous statements thus far, have come to light, some hysterically dramatic, but this one, is special. Conservatives are trying to link the side effects of Justice Roberts epilepsy medic

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2012/06/29/conservatives-conclude-justice-roberts-upheld-obamacare-because-of-epilepsy-medication/

Big Losers in Obamacare Ruling George Will and RightWing Ideologues

Big Losers in Obamacare Ruling: George Will and Right-Wing Ideologues

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/997448/big_losers_in_obamacare_ruling:_george_will_and_right-wing_ideologues/

Big Losers in Obamacare Ruling George Will and RightWing Ideologues

Big Losers in Obamacare Ruling: George Will and Right-Wing Ideologues

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/997448/big_losers_in_obamacare_ruling:_george_will_and_right-wing_ideologues/

viernes, 29 de junio de 2012

A Geeks Guide to Budgeting Hobbies

Those of us who eat up all types of hobbies --from comics to video games to DIY projects-- know that a good hobby can be one of the most enriching parts of life, but they can also require a lot of time and money.

Here's how to better budget that time and money.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5921991/a-geeks-guide-to-budgeting-hobbies

A Geeks Guide to Budgeting Hobbies

Those of us who eat up all types of hobbies --from comics to video games to DIY projects-- know that a good hobby can be one of the most enriching parts of life, but they can also require a lot of time and money.

Here's how to better budget that time and money.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5921991/a-geeks-guide-to-budgeting-hobbies

Best Shirt Ever Pic

Best Shirt Ever (Pic)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/krCJM.jpg

Is this the most humiliating political interview ever

Chloe Smith (pictured), 30, was a lamb to the slaughter, while George Osborne dined safely in his Downing Street flat with Tory colleagues.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2165381/Newsnight-Jeremy-Paxman-sacrifices-junior-minister-Chloe-Smith-coward-Osbornes-Budget-U-turn.html

11 Awful Things That Happened on Valentines Day

February 14th is traditionally marked by fancy dinners, gifts, and derivative ensemble dramedies.

But should we really be celebrating Valentines Day?

Source:
http://www.modernman.com/11-awful-things-that-happened-on-valentines-day/

11 Awful Things That Happened on Valentines Day

February 14th is traditionally marked by fancy dinners, gifts, and derivative ensemble dramedies.

But should we really be celebrating Valentines Day?

Source:
http://www.modernman.com/11-awful-things-that-happened-on-valentines-day/

Syngenta corporation faces criminal charges for covering up livestock deaths from GM corn

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Syngenta corporation faces criminal charges for covering up livestock deaths from GM corn

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How Doctors Operate in Wartime Discovery News

In Syria and beyond, doctors risk their lives to save others.

Here's what it takes to do this dangerous work.

Source:
http://news.discovery.com/tech/doctors-wartime-120627.html

jueves, 28 de junio de 2012

Sen Bernie Sanders The American People Are Angry

Sen.

Bernie Sanders: The American People Are Angry

Source:
https://www.commondreams.org/video/2012/06/27-0

New Zealand court rules Megaupload raid was illegal

New Zealand police acted illegally when armed officers raided Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom's Auckland mansion earlier this year, a High Court judge ruled on Thursday.

New Zealand court rules Megaupload raid was illegal

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1669378.html

Top 10 Party Schools of the Past Decade and Their Famous Alumni Infographic

College is a huge part of your life.

You meet new people, figure out what you want to do for a career and PARTY!!! Everyone knows this can be an extremely wild time where you see and do things you had never even thought of. Well tell you where the best parties were over the past decade�and more!

Source:
http://blog.koldcast.tv/2012/sponsored/top-10-party-schools-of-the-past-decade-and-their-famous-alumni/

7 Unfortunate Realities About Becoming an Adult

Remember when you were in your late teens or early 20�s on the cusp of adulthood but you could still stay up all night, drink a ton and eat til there was no tomorrow? Well, by your late 20�s and early 30�s even if youre still a strapping lad

Source:
http://guyism.com/humor/unfortunate-realities-becoming-adult.html

Gas Prices Are Down But Demand Turns Out Thats Down Too

Conventional wisdom says that when gas prices rise, demand falls--and vice versa.

As with all things having to do with global oil prices and the per-gallon gas price that shows up at your local station, it's often not clear which is cause and which is effect.

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1077219_gas-prices-are-down-but-demand-turns-out-thats-down-too

Gas Prices Are Down But Demand Turns Out Thats Down Too

Conventional wisdom says that when gas prices rise, demand falls--and vice versa.

As with all things having to do with global oil prices and the per-gallon gas price that shows up at your local station, it's often not clear which is cause and which is effect.

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1077219_gas-prices-are-down-but-demand-turns-out-thats-down-too

My Photos on Flickr Deptford and Greenwich May 2012 Andy Worthington

My Photos on Flickr: Deptford and Greenwich, May 2012 | Andy Worthington

Source:
http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/2012/06/27/my-photos-on-flickr-deptford-and-greenwich-may-2012/

My Photos on Flickr Deptford and Greenwich May 2012 Andy Worthington

My Photos on Flickr: Deptford and Greenwich, May 2012 | Andy Worthington

Source:
http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/2012/06/27/my-photos-on-flickr-deptford-and-greenwich-may-2012/

Sweden raises nuclear alert levels after truck carrying explosives found on nuclear plant premises

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miércoles, 27 de junio de 2012

LGBT Pride events Pics

Events celebrating and protesting LGBT rights took place in many parts of the world in the last several months.

Pride parades were met with violence or intimidation in Russia, Georgia, and Albania while other places saw wild street parties. Three million people celebrated on the streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil, often considered the biggest Pride event in the world. Activists in Uganda and Chile sought to change laws, while in the United States Barac

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2012/06/lgbt_pride_events.html

LGBT Pride events Pics

Events celebrating and protesting LGBT rights took place in many parts of the world in the last several months.

Pride parades were met with violence or intimidation in Russia, Georgia, and Albania while other places saw wild street parties. Three million people celebrated on the streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil, often considered the biggest Pride event in the world. Activists in Uganda and Chile sought to change laws, while in the United States Barac

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2012/06/lgbt_pride_events.html

Metaphor and Health Care On The Power to Make Metaphor Into Law

Metaphor and Health Care: On The Power to Make Metaphor Into Law

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/990861/metaphor_and_health_care:_on_the_power_to_make_metaphor_into_law/

And The Happiest Country In The World Is

The New Economics Foundation (NEF) has released its latest Happy Planet Index (HPI), which ranks the happiest countries in the world.

But the NEFs top 10 strays from more traditional rankings in a natural way -- in fact, taking environmental concerns into greater account.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/21/happy-planet-index_n_1615766.html

Kisssssss Pic

Kisssssss ... (Pic)

Source:
http://www.totalprosports.com/2011/12/28/pic-of-the-day-gallery/kisss/

The old get richer and the young get poorer

Britain's growing army of pensioners is getting a better deal from the state than at any time in the past 15 years while the young bear the brunt of the recession.

Source:
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/the-old-get-richer-and-the-young-get-poorer-7881201.html

martes, 26 de junio de 2012

Supreme Court Rulings Montana Loses Citizens United Challenge Life Terms For Juveniles Overturned

Supreme Court Rulings: Montana Loses Citizens United Challenge, Life Terms For Juveniles Overturned

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/991166/supreme_court_rulings:_montana_loses_citizens_united_challenge,_life_terms_for_juveniles_overturned/

Supreme Court Rulings Montana Loses Citizens United Challenge Life Terms For Juveniles Overturned

Supreme Court Rulings: Montana Loses Citizens United Challenge, Life Terms For Juveniles Overturned

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/991166/supreme_court_rulings:_montana_loses_citizens_united_challenge,_life_terms_for_juveniles_overturned/

Republicans Freak Out That Airforce Isnt Extremist Christian Enough

Republicans Freak Out That Airforce Isn't Extremist Christian Enough

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/990862/republicans_freak_out_that_airforce_isn't_extremist_christian_enough/

why is the sky dark at night explained

Olbers' Paradox - why is the sky dark at night - explained

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQz0VgMNGPQ

Paradise trashed The beautiful island in the Maldives thats been reduced to a pile of rubbish

Four miles west of the capital Mal is the countrys dumping ground, Thilafushi � or Rubbish Island as it has simply become known.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/moslive/article-2162653/Maldives-island-paradise-Thilafushi-trashed-reduced-pile-rubbish.html

Fuck the system

Fuck the system!

Source:
http://imgur.com/gallery/2AKL8

Rand Paul among Senate members who voted against GMO labeling amendment

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Rand Paul among Senate members who voted against GMO labeling amendment

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lunes, 25 de junio de 2012

Thoughts of death make only the religious more devout

Thinking about death makes Christians and Muslims, but not atheists, more likely to believe in God, new research finds, suggesting that the old saying about "no atheists in foxholes" doesn't hold water.

Agnostics, however, do become more willing to believe in God when reminded of death.

The only catch is that they're equally as likely to believe in Buddha or Allah as the Christian deity, even though all the agnostics in the study were American

Source:
http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/17/12268284-thoughts-of-death-make-only-the-religious-more-devout?lite

Airport Arrivals And Departures Become Typographical Peaks And Valleys In Textscapes

It used to be that air travel was a glamourous way to get around, back when Don Draper was in his prime and only the military was aware of the internet.

Back then, to board an airless tin can for eight hours of confinement was the stuff of dreams. Now, not so much, so the sooner we can teleport the better.

Source:
http://www.thecreatorsproject.com/blog/airport-arrivals-and-departures-become-typographical-peaks-and-valleys-in-itextscapesi

Airport Arrivals And Departures Become Typographical Peaks And Valleys In Textscapes

It used to be that air travel was a glamourous way to get around, back when Don Draper was in his prime and only the military was aware of the internet.

Back then, to board an airless tin can for eight hours of confinement was the stuff of dreams. Now, not so much, so the sooner we can teleport the better.

Source:
http://www.thecreatorsproject.com/blog/airport-arrivals-and-departures-become-typographical-peaks-and-valleys-in-itextscapesi

The day a Major got fired from the Air Force for asking if the president was mad

As a Minutemen missile crewman, it was Major Harold Herings job to authenticate the code in the launch order to ensure that it came from the president himself.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2163698/The-day-Major-got-fired-Air-Force-asking-President-mad.html

Woman Super Glued To Toilet Seat Inside Kentucky Walmart

Better be careful the next time you want to use the bathroom at a Walmart.

News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and the Best Of Cleveland

Source:
http://cleveland.cbslocal.com/2012/06/22/woman-super-glued-to-toilet-seat-inside-kentucky-walmart/

Rekindle a zest for life with adrenal health

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Rekindle a zest for life with adrenal health

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Two spaces after a period Why you should never ever do it

Can I let you in on a secret? Typing two spaces after a period is totally, completely, utterly, and inarguably wrong.

And yet people who use two spaces are everywhere, their ugly error crossing every social boundary of class, education, and taste.

Source:
http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2011/01/space_invaders.html

Two spaces after a period Why you should never ever do it

Can I let you in on a secret? Typing two spaces after a period is totally, completely, utterly, and inarguably wrong.

And yet people who use two spaces are everywhere, their ugly error crossing every social boundary of class, education, and taste.

Source:
http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2011/01/space_invaders.html

domingo, 24 de junio de 2012

Fix Your Terrible Insecure Passwords in One Minute With This Foolproof Technique

Right now youre scrambling to change all your passwords.

If youre not, you should be. In the wake of a couple of massive security breaches�one at LinkedIn that nabbed 6.5 million passwords and another at eHarmony that compromised 1.5 million accounts�security experts are advising that people change their passwords at...

Source:
http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2012/06/linkedin_hacked_fix_your_terrible_insecure_passwords_in_one_minute_with_this_foolproof_technique_.html

10 things you didnt know about the Afghan war

Based on Post reporter Rajiv Chandrasekarans new book Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan,� here are 10 things you might not know about the Afghan war.

Source:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/conversations/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-afghan-war/2012/06/22/gJQA4gLEvV_gallery.html

10 things you didnt know about the Afghan war

Based on Post reporter Rajiv Chandrasekarans new book Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan,� here are 10 things you might not know about the Afghan war.

Source:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/conversations/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-afghan-war/2012/06/22/gJQA4gLEvV_gallery.html

Please Remind Me Why I Went to College

But someone told me it was a good investment.

Source:
http://dilbert.com/strips/comic/2012-06-22/

How do you spend your time

Compare how you spend your day with the average American in 2010

Source:
http://graphics.wsj.com/how-do-you-spend-your-time-2012/

Genetically Modified Food Myths and Truths A Critical Review of the Science

Genetically Modified Food Myths and Truths -- A Critical Review of the Science

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/989525/genetically_modified_food_myths_and_truths_--_a_critical_review_of_the_science/

Flaming Lips Nearly Done With New Studio Album

Flaming Lips Nearly Done With New Studio Album...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

sábado, 23 de junio de 2012

Batters Up Pic

Batter's Up! ... (Pic)

Source:
http://www.totalprosports.com/2011/12/28/pic-of-the-day-gallery/batter-up/

10 of the Worlds Most Expensive Beers

If you like sampling new beers or hate having money, you might want to try one of these.

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/130875

Duck Duck Goosepic

Duck Duck Goose...(pic)

Source:
http://regretfulmorning.com/2012/06/duck-duck-goose-2/

Republicans Holding Nearly 3 Million Transportation Jobs Hostage for 6000 Temporary Oil Jobs

Republicans Holding Nearly 3 Million Transportation Jobs Hostage for 6,000 Temporary Oil Jobs

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/989524/republicans_holding_nearly_3_million_transportation_jobs_hostage_for_6,000_temporary_oil_jobs/

Gay Activists Visiting White House Take Photos of Themselves Flipping Off Reagan Portrait

Gay activists from Philadelphia reportedly posed for pictures while giving the middle finger to a portrait of former President Ronald Reagan during a recent trip to the White House, according to Philadelphia Magazine.

The magazines website, which published the photos, was crashed late Friday morning, but The Blaze has discovered two photos from the visit [...]

Source:
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/gay-activists-visiting-white-house-take-photos-of-themselves-flipping-off-reagan-portrait/

Flame malware created by US government could wreck critical infrastructure

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viernes, 22 de junio de 2012

Living Your Life By Technology

Life is so much more convenient than when your grandma was a kid.

A lot of the convenience comes from new technology and innovations from services like Bing .

Source:
http://www.buzzfeed.com/microsoftbing/living-your-life-by-technology

Living Your Life By Technology

Life is so much more convenient than when your grandma was a kid.

A lot of the convenience comes from new technology and innovations from services like Bing .

Source:
http://www.buzzfeed.com/microsoftbing/living-your-life-by-technology

Bristol Palin No More Sex Until Marriage

One child is enough for Bristol Palin.

For now, anyway.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/20/bristol-palin-sex_n_1612990.html

Bristol Palin No More Sex Until Marriage

One child is enough for Bristol Palin.

For now, anyway.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/20/bristol-palin-sex_n_1612990.html

Incredible Abs Pic

Incredible Abs .... (Pic)

Source:
http://www.totalprosports.com/2011/12/28/pic-of-the-day-gallery/incredible-abs/

Men In Kyrgyzstan Kidnap Their Brides [VID]

Girls will be happy if they get married crying.�

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/bride-kidnapping-in-kyrgyzstan-vid/

Men In Kyrgyzstan Kidnap Their Brides [VID]

Girls will be happy if they get married crying.�

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/bride-kidnapping-in-kyrgyzstan-vid/

The Pentagon Rare and Unpublished Pictures of the Construction of the Worlds Largest Office Building

The Pentagon � and, by extension, the U.S. military � has become such a prominent and obvious symbol of American might over the years that it's easy to forget that the world's largest office building and home of the Department of Defense is just that, a building, albeit one with some mighty imp...

Source:
http://life.time.com/history/building-the-pentagon-rare-photos/

The Pentagon Rare and Unpublished Pictures of the Construction of the Worlds Largest Office Building

The Pentagon � and, by extension, the U.S. military � has become such a prominent and obvious symbol of American might over the years that it's easy to forget that the world's largest office building and home of the Department of Defense is just that, a building, albeit one with some mighty imp...

Source:
http://life.time.com/history/building-the-pentagon-rare-photos/

jueves, 21 de junio de 2012

Ten ways to train like an elite athlete

Hypoxic chambers, cryotherapy, gravity-defying treadmills ... the training methods of Olympic athletes may sound out of reach, but the rest of us can try them too, says Sam Murphy

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2012/jun/20/ten-ways-to-train-like-elite-athlete

A Grooms Guide to Getting Hitched [Infographic]

Ready to propose? H&R Block's latest infographic breaks down the numbers -- from the jewelry store counter to the honeymoon.

Source:
http://blogs.hrblock.com/2012/06/19/a-grooms-guide-to-getting-hitched-infographic/

A Grooms Guide to Getting Hitched [Infographic]

Ready to propose? H&R Block's latest infographic breaks down the numbers -- from the jewelry store counter to the honeymoon.

Source:
http://blogs.hrblock.com/2012/06/19/a-grooms-guide-to-getting-hitched-infographic/

America Revealed Pizza Delivery PBS UK

America Revealed 7.50pm, Starts Wednesday 20th June 2012 PBS (UK) Sky channel 166 Virgin Media 243 AMERICA REVEALED takes viewers on a journey high above the...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlIelAWikWQ

America Revealed Pizza Delivery PBS UK

America Revealed 7.50pm, Starts Wednesday 20th June 2012 PBS (UK) Sky channel 166 Virgin Media 243 AMERICA REVEALED takes viewers on a journey high above the...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlIelAWikWQ

The micro home that took four minutes and nine seconds to install

British architectural studio, Horden Cherry Lee have installed its sixteenth Micro-Compact home overlooking Lake Maggiore in Switzerland.

Source:
http://www.gizmag.com/micro-compact-home/23028/

New York court rules bodily fluids are not deadly weapons

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World Refugee Day 2012 Pics

Today marks World Refugee Day, which the United Nations uses to raise awareness of the plight of the estimated 42 million displaced people worldwide.

A UN report released this week showed that 800,000 people were forced to flee across borders last year -- more than any time since 2000. In a message to mark the day, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said, "Refugees leave because they have no choice. We must choose to help."

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2012/06/world_refugee_day_2012.html

miércoles, 20 de junio de 2012

The Overhang Theory How to Live Below Your Means

Instead of taking a look at your savings rate to evaluate your personal finances, maybe it's time to measure your overhang.

Source:
http://www.mint.com/blog/how-to/the-overhang-theory-how-to-live-below-your-means-062012/

College Grads With Fake Majors Somehow Happy and Fulfilled

Well well well, despite a lot of cheap jokes from certain precincts of the internet where unhappy people dwell, it turns out that people who graduate from college with degrees in easy, fake fields may, in fact, be the smart ones after all.

Source:
http://gawker.com/5919538/college-grads-with-fake-majors-somehow-happy-and-fulfilled

The rerererise of the corset

Corset sales are booming.

But what do the peaks and troughs of demand say about body image over the last 200 years?

Source:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18409752

The 10 Nicest Offices In TV History

A couple weeks ago the bigwigs at Sterling Draper Cooper Pryce ended the fifth season of Mad Men on a promising note, professionally at least: the infantile ad agency was finally flush with enough money and accounts to expand to a second floor.

Source:
http://www.complex.com/art-design/2012/06/the-10-nicest-offices-in-tv-history/

20 trivia facts about world countries [Infographic]

What country consumes the most alcohol? Which is the least lactose tolerant? Read on.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/life/20-trivia-facts-about-countries-around-the-world-infographic/

Instead of banning soda maybe its time we banned stupid government bans

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lunes, 18 de junio de 2012

Police Shut Down Site of Drake Chris Brown Brawl

Police Shut Down Site of Drake, Chris Brown Brawl...

Police Shut Down Site of Drake Chris Brown Brawl

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1657029.html

The Best Countries to Be a Woman and the Worst

India is last among the G20 and the United States didn't crack the top five in the latest survey to reflect poorly on the situation of American women.

Source:
http://rendezvous.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/13/the-best-countries-to-be-a-woman-and-the-worst/

PreMade Supermarket Foods Are They Worth the Extra Expense

The supermarket is flooded with pre-made foods that are supposed to save you time.

But do they save you money? See which items are worth the splurge.

Source:
http://www.mint.com/blog/consumer-iq/pre-made-supermarket-foods-are-they-worth-the-extra-expense-062012/

PreMade Supermarket Foods Are They Worth the Extra Expense

The supermarket is flooded with pre-made foods that are supposed to save you time.

But do they save you money? See which items are worth the splurge.

Source:
http://www.mint.com/blog/consumer-iq/pre-made-supermarket-foods-are-they-worth-the-extra-expense-062012/

Rich Dads Who Dont Leave Their Money to Their Kids

This Fathers Day, be thankful for your father, no matter how much money he has.

Source:
http://www.slate.com/articles/life/family/2012/06/warren_buffet_bill_gates_aaron_spelling_and_other_rich_dads_who_didn_t_give_their_money_to_their_kids_.html

Ben Folds Five Talk About Their New Album at Bonnaroo

Ben Folds Five Talk About Their New Album at Bonnaroo...

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The Volcano House

Theres an inactive volcano in dusty Southern California, somewhere between Las Vegas and Los Angeles in Newberry Springs, San Bernardino.

Why is that important to us? Because some creative architects have taken on the task to come up with a living space to sit upon its crater.

Source:
http://www.decoist.com/2009-10-28/the-volcano-house-at-newberry-springs-is-simply-stunning/

The student loan vampires

Paperwork signed in blood and other sad tales from the front lines of the student loan disaster

Source:
http://www.salon.com/2012/06/15/the_student_loan_vampires/

domingo, 17 de junio de 2012

Dreams From Their Fathers

The dads who made the world's leaders who they are.

U.S. presidents have certainly had their share of daddy issues, from John F. Kennedy trying to escape the shadow of the patriarch who enabled his rise to George W. Bush trying to measure up to his father's legacy. This year's election pits an incumbent who has made Barack Obama Sr.'s story part of his own public narrative against a challenger trying to outdo his father's failed 1968 campaign. Lo

Source:
http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2012/06/15/dreams_from_their_fathers

10 Tips For Rocking A Nudist Beach

Travelers tend to enjoy ultimate freedom on the road, though jumping the psychological hurdle of experiencing nude beaches can remain a challenge.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/bnt/10-travelers-tips-for-rocking-a-nudist-beach/

Not Where They Hoped Theyd Be [17 photos]

Reuters recently assigned a number of photographers to capture images of a struggling generation The result is this series of portraits of graduates from around the world who have been unable to find work in their degree fields and have ended up in poorly paid service industry jobs.

Although their current positions may be disappointing, the subjects in these photos may count themselves lucky to have any job at all -- the International Labor Organ

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/06/not-where-they-hoped-theyd-be/100320/

House Hunters is Fake Heres Why You Should Care

House Hunters is presenting dangerous misinformation about the home-buying process and deleting all of the accompanying complications and consequences.

Source:
http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2012/06/14/house_hunters_is_fake_here_s_why_it_matters.html

Woman high on cannibal drug dies after police use stun gun Telegraph

A woman high on 'bath salts', the same drug used by the Miami cannibal who ate his victim's face, died after police used a stun gun on her following a naked rampage in which she choked her son and attacked neighbours.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/9334586/Woman-high-on-cannibal-drug-dies-after-police-use-stun-gun.html

Apple patent bid hints at changeable iPhone lens

A US patent application made public on Thursday hinted that Apple may be toying with the idea of letting picture-loving iPhone users change lenses for the smartphone cameras.

Via: http://phys.org

sábado, 16 de junio de 2012

Just Homer

Just Homer

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http://i.imgur.com/QlxH6.jpg

Brazil 2012 Pics

Mario Tama, a Getty Images staff photographer since 2001 based in New York, has covered conflict in Iraq and Afghanistan - as well as numerous humanitarian crises and natural disasters in the US and around the world, including most recently the earthquake in Haiti and the tornadoes in Joplin, Missouri.

He's also spent extensive time documenting Hurricane Katrina and it's aftermath. Mario will be working on several feature stories in Brazil, ahead

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2012/06/brazil_2012.html

9 ways to make public transportation more bearable

Murphys law of public transportation states that if it can manage to nickel and dime the shit out of you and make you wait through endless delays while still providing a safe haven for the homeless to spread that one stench they all seem to have, then it will.

But, believe it or not theres a light at the end of that train tunnel.

Source:
http://guyism.com/lifestyle/advice/ways-make-public-transportation-bearable.html

Girls Hit School Dinner Blog Banned by Council

A British schoolgirl, Martha Payne, has been banned from posting pictures of her school dinners on her hugely successful blog despite it earning worldwide praise for its content.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9333163/Martha-Payne-girls-hit-school-dinner-blog-banned-by-council.html

Girls Hit School Dinner Blog Banned by Council

A British schoolgirl, Martha Payne, has been banned from posting pictures of her school dinners on her hugely successful blog despite it earning worldwide praise for its content.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9333163/Martha-Payne-girls-hit-school-dinner-blog-banned-by-council.html

9 Cool Summer Music Festivals

Whether you're looking to mosh, fist pump, head bob, or line dance, we found a festival that'll keep you satisfied.

Source:
http://www.modernman.com/9-cool-summer-music-festivals/

viernes, 15 de junio de 2012

Top 50 Quotes About Discovering Your True Self

A good quote can sometimes act as a magical spark, setting in motion thoughts, ideas, and feelings that can lead to life-changing revelations.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/bnt/discovering-your-true-self-top-50-quotes/

Dear Old Pops Vs The New Dad

Here's a fun look back at the old-school papa and comparing him to the dad of today, from the clothes he's rocking to the shows he's watching.

Source:
http://blogs.hrblock.com/2012/06/14/the-evolution-of-the-dad-infographic/

Hot Euro Cup 2012 Fans Gallery

Hot Euro Cup 2012 Fans (Gallery)

Source:
http://www.totalprosports.com/2012/06/11/hot-euro-cup-2012-fans-gallery/hot-euro-2012-fans-1/

5 Great Things With Unexpected Downsides

5 Great Things With Unexpected Downsides

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/130102

MustSee US National Parks

You know Arches, Yellowstone and Yosemite, but have you ever heard of these unsung National Parks?

Source:
http://www.theadrenalist.com/adventure/must-see-u-s-national-parks/

MustSee US National Parks

You know Arches, Yellowstone and Yosemite, but have you ever heard of these unsung National Parks?

Source:
http://www.theadrenalist.com/adventure/must-see-u-s-national-parks/

jueves, 14 de junio de 2012

So which of these does harm male fertility

Men trying to improve their sperm count can ditch the healthy living advice but should think carefully about their underwear, doctors have found.

Source:
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/so-which-of-these-does-harm-male-fertility-7844985.html

Online porn is turning children into sex attackers Young act out depraved scenes they see on web says Deputy Childrens Commissioner

Deputy Childrens Commissioner Sue Berelowitz claimed there isnt a town, village or hamlet in which children are not being sexually exploited � often by other youngsters.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158455/Online-porn-turning-children-sex-attackers-Young-act-depraved-scenes-web-says-Deputy-Childrens-Commissioner.html

Online porn is turning children into sex attackers Young act out depraved scenes they see on web says Deputy Childrens Commissioner

Deputy Childrens Commissioner Sue Berelowitz claimed there isnt a town, village or hamlet in which children are not being sexually exploited � often by other youngsters.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158455/Online-porn-turning-children-sex-attackers-Young-act-depraved-scenes-web-says-Deputy-Childrens-Commissioner.html

Only moment I cried during reality TV Starts at 230

MasterChef Season 3 Episode 1 Auditions Part 4 MasterChef Season 3 Episode 1 Auditions Part 4/4

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1uGywpkzW4

7 ways Facebook and the Internet are screwing with your life

The Internet holds the key to a lot of things for us: entertainment, productivity, networking and socialization, to name a few.

But it also has a lot of negative effects on the way we live.

Source:
http://guyism.com/tech/ways-facebook-and-the-internet-are-screwing-with-your-life.html

7 ways Facebook and the Internet are screwing with your life

The Internet holds the key to a lot of things for us: entertainment, productivity, networking and socialization, to name a few.

But it also has a lot of negative effects on the way we live.

Source:
http://guyism.com/tech/ways-facebook-and-the-internet-are-screwing-with-your-life.html

Robbing banks Crime doesnt always pay econometrics study shows

Contrary to images of unimaginable wealth in the movies, the takings from the average bank robbery are small, according to a report published today in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. Indeed, they often appear to be lower than the cost of installing some security devices designed to deter them.

Via: http://phys.org

Ted Nugent Blasts Immigration Reform and Gun Control at Texas Biker Rally

Ted Nugent Blasts Immigration Reform and Gun Control at Texas Biker Rally...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Ted Nugent Blasts Immigration Reform and Gun Control at Texas Biker Rally

Ted Nugent Blasts Immigration Reform and Gun Control at Texas Biker Rally...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Six MustSee Travel Shows

Whether youre planning your next trip or simply indulging in some wanderlust on your lunch break, these six travel series are the Internets premiere destinations for transporting to another world via stunning video.

The shows diversity of locales, hosting styles, subject matter, and even lengths present something for everyone to love.

Source:
http://blog.koldcast.tv/2012/koldcast-news/six-must-see-travel-shows/

miércoles, 13 de junio de 2012

SAVE YOUR PUPPY How to give your puppy CPR

If you didn't know, well now you know.

That puppies need CPR too, not only do they need it when they are drowning or choking its a different method that is used on humans. The graphic tells you everything you need to know on how to start and finish CPR correctly. You never know when your little loved one will need this.

Source:
http://visual.ly/save-your-puppy-how-give-your-puppy-cpr

SAVE YOUR PUPPY How to give your puppy CPR

If you didn't know, well now you know.

That puppies need CPR too, not only do they need it when they are drowning or choking its a different method that is used on humans. The graphic tells you everything you need to know on how to start and finish CPR correctly. You never know when your little loved one will need this.

Source:
http://visual.ly/save-your-puppy-how-give-your-puppy-cpr

Revealed Syrias steroidmad Ghost killers

These are the 'Ghost' killer thugs pumped up on steroids who are proving key to keeping Syria's brutal President Bashar Assad in power.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2157518/Pictured-Syrias-steroid-mad-Ghost-killers-Assad-power-swooping-villages-massacre-women-children.html

Members of Senate Banking Committee Will Question Their Top Donor JP Morgan Chase

Members of Senate Banking Committee Will Question Their Top Donor: JP Morgan Chase

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/960032/members_of_senate_banking_committee_will_question_their_top_donor:_jp_morgan_chase/

Why Our Food is Making us Fat

We are, on average, 3st heavier than we were in the 60s.

And not because we're eating more or exercising less � we just unwittingly became sugar addicts.

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2012/jun/11/why-our-food-is-making-us-fat

Body Hacks for a Longer Life

If Ray Kurzweil is right, we may all soon be living forever in our new digital bodies.

If you want to make it to see the Singularity, youre going to want to live as long as possible. Perhaps these hacks can give you a leg up.

Source:
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2012/06/12/body-hacks-for-a-longer-life/

martes, 12 de junio de 2012

The ivy League Hustle I Went to Princeton Bitch an Analysis

A twenty-something Princeton graduate has earned nearly 300,000 views for her YouTube video (I Went to Princeton, Bitch)." This clever rap parody by Nikki Muller is garnering national and international news coverage as an economic paradox of over-education and underemployment, and a useful image for the current critique of the liberal arts....

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/reproductivejustice/155796/"the_ivy_league_hustle_(i_went_to_princeton,_bitch)"_--_an_analysis/

The ivy League Hustle I Went to Princeton Bitch an Analysis

A twenty-something Princeton graduate has earned nearly 300,000 views for her YouTube video (I Went to Princeton, Bitch)." This clever rap parody by Nikki Muller is garnering national and international news coverage as an economic paradox of over-education and underemployment, and a useful image for the current critique of the liberal arts....

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/reproductivejustice/155796/"the_ivy_league_hustle_(i_went_to_princeton,_bitch)"_--_an_analysis/

7 Tips to Honor World Oceans

Friday, June 8th was World Oceans Day.

Although only one day a year is officially set aside for celebrating and honoring our worlds oceans, there are steps that each of us can and should be taking every day to help protect and preserve the integrity of the oceans and the life it supports.

Source:
http://biofriendly.com/blog/recycling/7-recycling-tips-in-honor-of-world-oceans-day/

The girl who looks like an animal

The six-year-old schoolgirl, from Guiyang, was born with a coating of coarse black fur on her face and across more than 60 per cent of her body.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2157113/The-girl-looks-like-animal-Chinese-schoolgirl-6-covered-black-FUR-rare-condition-affects-billion.html

Joan Jett Joins Against Me Onstage in New York

Joan Jett Joins Against Me Onstage in New York

Joan Jett Joins Against Me! Onstage in New York...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1649464.html

HalfEmpty Nest Syndrome TwentySomething Living With Parents and Feeling All Right

That need to get out and pave your own path and conquer the world as soon as humanly possible is a good thing.

Its built into our core. The key is in understanding that it shouldnt come at the expense of learning to enjoy life, even when youre not in complete control.

Source:
http://blog.koldcast.tv/2012/koldcast-news/half-empty-nest-syndrome-twenty-something-living-with-parents-and-feeling-all-right/

The Silver Tour Plans To Tell Seniors About The Safe Use Of Medical Marijauna

Former drug smuggler gets out and becomes a major pot advocate.

Source:
http://www.hailmaryjane.com/the-silver-tour-plans-to-tell-seniors-about-the-safe-use-of-medical-marijauna/

lunes, 11 de junio de 2012

The Most Extreme Zipline In the World Is One Hell of a Ride

This is absolutely nuts: watch people riding as fast as 87mph (140km/h) on the ZipFlyer Nepal, the world's craziest, most extreme zipline.

It was just finished on Sarangkot, near the city of Pokhara, Nepal.

Source:
http://gizmodo.com/5916849/the-most-extreme-zipline-in-the-world-is-one-hell-of-a-ride

The Most Extreme Zipline In the World Is One Hell of a Ride

This is absolutely nuts: watch people riding as fast as 87mph (140km/h) on the ZipFlyer Nepal, the world's craziest, most extreme zipline.

It was just finished on Sarangkot, near the city of Pokhara, Nepal.

Source:
http://gizmodo.com/5916849/the-most-extreme-zipline-in-the-world-is-one-hell-of-a-ride

Volt Owners Heres Why Your Delayed Charging Failed

We have greatly enjoyed our 2011 Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car since its delivery early in January 2011, and it has seen much more use than the Nissan Leaf battery electric car that arrived about a month later.

However, 15 to 20 percent of the time we've connected our Volt to the Coulomb 240-Volt wall charging station to charge itself late at night using the delayed-charge setting, we would find that it had failed to charge when we c

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1076764_volt-owners-heres-why-your-delayed-charging-failed

Volt Owners Heres Why Your Delayed Charging Failed

We have greatly enjoyed our 2011 Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car since its delivery early in January 2011, and it has seen much more use than the Nissan Leaf battery electric car that arrived about a month later.

However, 15 to 20 percent of the time we've connected our Volt to the Coulomb 240-Volt wall charging station to charge itself late at night using the delayed-charge setting, we would find that it had failed to charge when we c

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1076764_volt-owners-heres-why-your-delayed-charging-failed

High Winds Shut Down Electric Daisy Carnival

High Winds Shut Down Electric Daisy Carnival...

High Winds Shut Down Electric Daisy Carnival

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1648094.html

Outdoor Fiore Sofa Looks Good Enough to Eat

Inspired by the image of flower petals, the fine-looking sofa dubbed Fiore, designed by Shirley (Xue Qin) Sun Benoit for Impulses International Furniture from Bern, Switzerland, is a jaunty seating system...

Source:
http://www.decoist.com/2009-10-19/outdoor-fiore-sofa-looks-good-enough-to-eat/

Brilliant English teacher dares tell high school grads the truth You are NOT special

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How to train your mind to remember anything CNNcom

Joshua Foer says remembering vast amounts of information is a skill you can teach yourself

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/10/opinion/foer-ted-memory/index.html

10 REASONS TO DRINK TAP WATER

10 REASONS TO DRINK TAP WATER

Source:
http://twitpic.com/8i6pwz

10 REASONS TO DRINK TAP WATER

10 REASONS TO DRINK TAP WATER

Source:
http://twitpic.com/8i6pwz

domingo, 10 de junio de 2012

The Ultimate Guide to Custom Tailored Suits

A good custom-tailored suit is an investment and should be approached as such.

Knowing the do's and don'ts beforehand can save you time and money when you're at the tailors.

Source:
http://www.shavemagazine.com/fashion/The-Ultimate-Guide-to-Custom-Tailored-Suits

The Ultimate Guide to Custom Tailored Suits

A good custom-tailored suit is an investment and should be approached as such.

Knowing the do's and don'ts beforehand can save you time and money when you're at the tailors.

Source:
http://www.shavemagazine.com/fashion/The-Ultimate-Guide-to-Custom-Tailored-Suits

The 10 Most Infamous Love Triangles in Music History

Two's company, but three's a crowd.

Source:
http://www.complex.com/music/2012/06/the-10-most-infamous-love-triangles-in-music-history/

The 10 Most Infamous Love Triangles in Music History

Two's company, but three's a crowd.

Source:
http://www.complex.com/music/2012/06/the-10-most-infamous-love-triangles-in-music-history/

Amazing Fireplace Design by Elena Colombo

These fantastic fire features are designed site specifically by New York-based architect Elena Colombo.

The designer is also a sculptor, which is apparent in each and every one of these amazing pieces, which render the traditional fireplace into an ethereal installation, a spectacle, almost like an altar.

Source:
http://www.decoist.com/2011-01-13/amazing-fireplace-design-by-elena-colombo/

Amazing Fireplace Design by Elena Colombo

These fantastic fire features are designed site specifically by New York-based architect Elena Colombo.

The designer is also a sculptor, which is apparent in each and every one of these amazing pieces, which render the traditional fireplace into an ethereal installation, a spectacle, almost like an altar.

Source:
http://www.decoist.com/2011-01-13/amazing-fireplace-design-by-elena-colombo/

Feds to spend 24M to crack down on distracted driving

Just days after a Massachusetts teen was convicted of vehicular homicide for texting while driving, the United States Department of Transportation has announced a new blueprint for ending distracted driving.�

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/feds-to-spend-2-4m-to-crack-down-on-distracted-driving.html

Top 10 Fixes for Lifes Daily Annoyances

Every day is filled with little annoyances that we just don't have the time to solve.

Thanks to the internet, someone's out solving most of those problems for us.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5916755/top-10-fixes-for-lifes-daily-annoyances

sábado, 9 de junio de 2012

Deaf Babies Hearing for the First Time [videos]

Late last week, a YouTube video of Cooper, a child who had been born deaf and received a cochlear implant to allow him to hear, blew up the Internet.

Hes not the only kid lucky enough, so here are more videos of children hearing for the first time. Guaranteed to make you feel better about the world.

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/129063

Fox hosts Refuse to admit Republicans played a part in Americas debt while touting military dominance FreakOutNation

Laura Ingrahams guest, Democratic strategist Tara Dowdell was continually interrupted � at one point, Ingraham stated, �Id like for the Republicans to be in charge of everything but theyre not.� The Fox News host continued (and continued) refusing to acknowledge that Republicans have any responsibility with the economic turmoil this country is in � in her Fair and Balanced fashion.

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2012/06/08/fox-hosts-refuse-to-admit-republicans-played-a-part-in-americas-debt-while-touting-military-dominance/

5 Mistakes Guys Make in Bed

It can happen to the best of all dudes, youre with a smokin' chick, and as things are getting hot and heavy, shes giving Meg Ryan a run for her money;

Source:
http://www.uncoached.com/2012/06/08/5-mistakes-guys-make-in-bed/

Boost in Facebook stock easing postIPO decline

� Facebook's stock got a boost Friday, easing a decline that has followed the company's initial public offering last month.

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1645472.html

Boost in Facebook stock easing postIPO decline

� Facebook's stock got a boost Friday, easing a decline that has followed the company's initial public offering last month.

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1645472.html

Real Proposal Rejections What Happens When She Says No

Here at HuffPost Weddings, we love a good marriage proposal story -- particularly if it comes in video form and encourages us to break out the tissues (everyone needs an afternoon happy-cry now and then, right?) However, we know that not every proposal, no matter how elaborate, begets an engagement: After all, weve reported on the unforgettable (though possibly staged) rejection on the "Ellen Show," and we put together a series of videos showi

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/06/marriage-proposal-rejections_n_1576143.html

Teen Driver Convicted of Homicide For Texting During Fatal Car Crash

The dangers of texting while driving were on full display on Wednesday in a Massachusetts courtroom when an 18-year-old driver was convicted of vehicular homicide for a fatal car crash that was caused by distracted driving.

Aaron Deveau was found guilty of vehicular homicide on...

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/teen-driver-convicted-of-homicide-for-texting-during-fatal-car-crash.html

viernes, 8 de junio de 2012

11 simple hacks that will simplify your life

Lifes complicated, and thats why we have technology.

But usually, the best way to fix a problem is to use a product for something other than it was intended.

Source:
http://guyism.com/lifestyle/advice/simple-hacks-that-will-simplify-your-life.html

11 simple hacks that will simplify your life

Lifes complicated, and thats why we have technology.

But usually, the best way to fix a problem is to use a product for something other than it was intended.

Source:
http://guyism.com/lifestyle/advice/simple-hacks-that-will-simplify-your-life.html

Finally 6 of Your Qs About Women Solved

There are hundreds of questions we have about women and although we don't have answers to all of them (yet), science and research have answered these 6 questions you have and revealed startling insights that you may not have known about "the fairer sex"

Source:
http://www.shavemagazine.com/women/Finally-6-of-Your-Qs-About-Women-Solved

China Creates Replica of an Entire Austrian Village HallStatt

We know that China is pretty good with knockoffs, but this time they have gone ahead and recreated a village in Austria that has been marked out as part of World Heritage by UNESCO.

Source:
http://www.decoist.com/2012-06-06/china-creates-replica-of-an-entire-austrian-village-hallstatt/

Grizzly Bear Reveal Followup to Veckatimest

Grizzly Bear Reveal Follow-up to 'Veckatimest'...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1643864.html

Marijuana Should Be Decriminalized

The loss of human potential for getting caught with a small amount of pot is enormous, and blacks disproportionately pay the price

Source:
http://ideas.time.com/2012/06/07/marijuana-should-be-decriminalized/

13 South American hostels that rock for traveling solo

Youre traveling alone.

What are you going to do about it? Check out these great South American stops.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/nights/13-south-american-hostels-that-rock-for-traveling-solo/

jueves, 7 de junio de 2012

GM tobacco in cigarettes cuts nicotine content by 97

When a truck recently delivered 45,000 cartons of cigarettes to a research company in North Carolina , it was a turning point in the governments war on smoking.

Source:
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/GM-tobacco-in-cigarettes-cuts-nicotine-content-by-97/articleshow/10537270.cms

GM tobacco in cigarettes cuts nicotine content by 97

When a truck recently delivered 45,000 cartons of cigarettes to a research company in North Carolina , it was a turning point in the governments war on smoking.

Source:
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/GM-tobacco-in-cigarettes-cuts-nicotine-content-by-97/articleshow/10537270.cms

Infographic Apartment Living Through the Years

Types of buildings and rents have changed.

Living in closer quarters hasn't.

Source:
http://visually.visually.netdna-cdn.com/ApartmentsForRentThroughTheYearsInfographic_4f187399cc584.jpg

50 Country Songs That Dont Suck

Here's a selection of music you won't be seeing on the Country Music Awards tomorrow night.

Source:
http://www.complex.com/music/2012/06/50-country-songs-that-dont-suck/

Extreme Homeless Stories 13 pics

Extreme Homeless Stories (13 pics)

Source:
http://www.themysteryworld.com/2012/06/extreme-homeless-stories-13-pics.html

Photos The Allied invasion of Normandy

Photos: The Allied invasion of Normandy

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/05/world/gallery/d-day/index.html

Eyes on to mobile as video game expo starts in LA

— Games for smartphones, tablet computers and Facebook are becoming essential for major video game companies even as the industry's largest U.S. trade show remains largely a showcase for their latest flashy console titles.

Via: http://phys.org

miércoles, 6 de junio de 2012

The Dangers Lurking in Your Public Pools Infographic

When most think of their publish pool, they think of kids splashing around and adults swimming laps.

Yet, reports show that nearly half of Americans admit to contributing to a unhealthy pool, and even more are unaware of the dangers that can result.

Source:
http://visual.ly/dangers-lurking-your-public-pools

Facebooklinked crime every 40 minutes Telegraph

Police receive a report of a crime linked to Facebook every 40 minutes, figures have revealed.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/9311462/Facebook-linked-crime-every-40-minutes.html

Facebooklinked crime every 40 minutes Telegraph

Police receive a report of a crime linked to Facebook every 40 minutes, figures have revealed.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/9311462/Facebook-linked-crime-every-40-minutes.html

MITs New Video Technology Could Give You Superhuman Sight

The video accompanying our SIGGRAPH 2012 paper "Eulerian Video Magnification for Revealing Subtle Changes in the World".

Read more about it here: http://peop...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONZcjs1Pjmk

4 Ways To Look Geek Chic And 4 Geek Styles You Should Avoid

A lot of you may not think geek is exactly chic, but the truth is that high fashion magazines and runways are covered with styles inspired by nerds and geeks.

Source:
http://www.mademan.com/4-ways-to-look-geek-chic-and-4-geek-styles-you-should-avoid/

8 Things That Make Or Break Your Happiness Study

If you want to be happy, focus on health, relationships, simple pleasures and achieving a sense of control of your well-being, according to a survey of more than 4,000 adults age 35+ released today by the AARP.

The study looks at how happiness changes over time and how age impacts the factors that are most important to well-being.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/04/happiness-aarp-survey-_n_1563628.html

8 Things That Make Or Break Your Happiness Study

If you want to be happy, focus on health, relationships, simple pleasures and achieving a sense of control of your well-being, according to a survey of more than 4,000 adults age 35+ released today by the AARP.

The study looks at how happiness changes over time and how age impacts the factors that are most important to well-being.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/04/happiness-aarp-survey-_n_1563628.html

Cissy Houston Writing Memoir on Daughter Whitney

Cissy Houston Writing Memoir on Daughter Whitney...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

martes, 5 de junio de 2012

9Year Old Hero Gave Away A Trip To Disney World And His Life Keeps Getting More Incredible

Brendan wanted to give a dream holiday to the family of a fallen Soldier.

The 9 year old gave his all-expense paid Disney vacation to the family of a soldier killed in Afghanistan. Disney was so impressed, they gave the boy another all-expense paid Disney vacation dream trip, but the boy gave that trip away too. Brendan said he felt like he was a messenger for God. And is just happy that he can make other people happy.

Source:
http://www.businessinsider.com/brendan-haas-gives-away-disney-trips-2012-6

How I Will Tell My Daughter I Work in Porn

When people around me learn of my profession in pornography, they immediately start asking morbid questions.

I'm used to this: Society has always tried to control our sexuality. But I'm not so much concerned with society. I'm more concerned with what I'll say when my daughters ask: "Mommy, what is your job?"

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/erika-lust/how-i-will-tell-my-daughter-i-work-in-porn_b_1562266.html

33 League of Legends Mixed Drinks You Wont LOL at Next Morning

League of Legends is a fun game.

And like all games, they become a lot more entertaining the more drunk you get. So with that established, here are 33 awesome

Source:
http://wildammo.com/2012/06/04/33-league-of-legends-mixed-drinks-you-wont-lol-at-next-morning/

Welcome to America What Guide Books Tell Foreign Visitors to the US

Such tips as "don't hand out cash to dinner guests" reveal what foreign tourists find surprising about coming to America.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/06/welcome-to-america-please-be-on-time-what-guide-books-tell-foreign-visitors-to-the-us/257993/

Welcome to America What Guide Books Tell Foreign Visitors to the US

Such tips as "don't hand out cash to dinner guests" reveal what foreign tourists find surprising about coming to America.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/06/welcome-to-america-please-be-on-time-what-guide-books-tell-foreign-visitors-to-the-us/257993/

Enterprise passing under Cross Bay Bridge

Space shuttle barge trip

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Uj5ubmFQqI

Enterprise passing under Cross Bay Bridge

Space shuttle barge trip

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Uj5ubmFQqI

Lauryn Hill Defends Nicki Minajs Summer Jam NoShow

Lauryn Hill Defends Nicki Minaj's Summer Jam No-Show...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Premiere Christina Perri Distance

Premiere Christina Perri Distance

Premiere: Christina Perri, 'Distance'...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1638962.html

lunes, 4 de junio de 2012

Waking Up Early Is Making Us Fat

Waking Up Early Is Making Us Fat

Source:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/05/27/waking-up-early-is-making-us-fat.html

Master of the Games George R R Martin Spars and Parties with Fans in Montana

Master of the Games George R R Martin Spars and Parties with Fans in Montana

Master of the Games: George R. R. Martin Spars and Parties with Fans in Montana...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1637530.html

4 Ways to Combat Air Pollution As Summer Heats Up

Sweltering temperatures across the globe have not only been getting people down physically, but mentally as well.

You have probably noticed, when the temperatures are at their hottest, you seem to feel the effects of the smog and air pollution a lot more. Of course that doesnt quite hold true as much for country life as it does city life, but Im sure you have felt it before.

Source:
http://biofriendly.com/blog/air-pollution/4-ways-to-combat-air-pollution-as-summer-heats-up/

4 Ways to Combat Air Pollution As Summer Heats Up

Sweltering temperatures across the globe have not only been getting people down physically, but mentally as well.

You have probably noticed, when the temperatures are at their hottest, you seem to feel the effects of the smog and air pollution a lot more. Of course that doesnt quite hold true as much for country life as it does city life, but Im sure you have felt it before.

Source:
http://biofriendly.com/blog/air-pollution/4-ways-to-combat-air-pollution-as-summer-heats-up/

SelfDriving Cars Head Down Spanish Motorway

A truck lead a road train of four self-driven Volvo vehicles.

Source:
http://news.discovery.com/autos/volvo-self-driving-car-120530.html

Give us a quip on our funny pics

JOIN YourView for a lighter look at the news and take part in our caption competition

Source:
http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/community/4350256/Give-us-a-quip-on-our-funny-pics-in-YourViews-caption-competition-on-the-Sun.html

Give us a quip on our funny pics

JOIN YourView for a lighter look at the news and take part in our caption competition

Source:
http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/community/4350256/Give-us-a-quip-on-our-funny-pics-in-YourViews-caption-competition-on-the-Sun.html

Episode 13 Will social networking get Leslie a job

A Yahoo! user offers to help Leslie revamp her resume and build her network.

Will his advice pay off?

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/episode-13--will-social-networking-get-leslie-a-job-.html

domingo, 3 de junio de 2012

9 Ways To Look Thinner Without Losing Weight

Unless you have access to advanced military technology, clothes can't completely hide a huge gut.

But they can make you look thinner.

Source:
http://www.modernman.com/9-ways-to-look-thinner-without-losing-weight/

How marriage has changed over centuries

Critics of gay marriage see it as an affront to sacred, time-tested traditions.

How has marriage been defined in the past?

Source:
http://theweek.com/article/index/228541/how-marriage-has-changed-over-centuries

Kardboard Kops vs Artist Activists Robert Lederman Crusades for Occupiers

Long before a single Zuccotti protestor waving a cardboard sign decorated with protest art was ever arrested, Robert Lederman had been there, done that.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jerry-ashton/robert-lederman_b_1559170.html

Kardboard Kops vs Artist Activists Robert Lederman Crusades for Occupiers

Long before a single Zuccotti protestor waving a cardboard sign decorated with protest art was ever arrested, Robert Lederman had been there, done that.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jerry-ashton/robert-lederman_b_1559170.html

15 of the most awesome sandwiches from around the world

Get ready to get seriously food horny, because here are some awesome regional and worldwide sandwiches, some of which you may have never heard of or tried.

Source:
http://guyism.com/lifestyle/food/most-awesome-sandwiches-from-around-the-world.html

15 of the most awesome sandwiches from around the world

Get ready to get seriously food horny, because here are some awesome regional and worldwide sandwiches, some of which you may have never heard of or tried.

Source:
http://guyism.com/lifestyle/food/most-awesome-sandwiches-from-around-the-world.html

The worlds worst parker

Co jest lepsze od parkującej kobiety? Dwie parkujące kobiety w tym samym czasie.

W Rosji.

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=coxVgFZLqdE

sábado, 2 de junio de 2012

Hungover You Need a Fatty Brunch

The only cure for an irresponsible night out is an irresponsible breakfast.

Source:
http://www.browardpalmbeach.com/slideshow/fatty-brunches-across-america-36135991/2/

Spend More On HighMPG Compact Models Consumer Reports Says Meh

With several manufacturers offering increased-economy versions of their regular vehicles these days, you might be tempted to buy them as a way of saving some money on gas.

Improved aerodynamic fittings, low rolling-resistance tires and altered gear ratios are all used to eke out a few extra MPG from an otherwise standard model. But are these vehicles worth the extra few hundred dollars over a regular model?

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1076601_spend-more-on-high-mpg-compact-models-consumer-reports-says-meh

Twelve Cold Soup Recipes

Adaptable recipes that can be made with the vegetables and fruits of summer, or whatever is in your fridge.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/06/03/magazine/cold-soups.html?src=me&ref=general

Denis Rodman Sentenced in Family Court

Dennis Rodman has been tied up in a nasty court case for months now over his alleged failure to make child support payments.

He apparently owes over $800,000 in missed payments.

Source:
http://thehoopdoctors.com/online2/2012/05/denis-rodman-sentenced-in-family-court/

Exec predicts dataonly phone plans in 2 years

— The CEO of AT&T Inc. said Friday that cellphone plans that count only data usage are likely to come in the next two years. In such a scenario, phone calls and texts would be considered as just another form of data.

Via: http://phys.org

Exec predicts dataonly phone plans in 2 years

— The CEO of AT&T Inc. said Friday that cellphone plans that count only data usage are likely to come in the next two years. In such a scenario, phone calls and texts would be considered as just another form of data.

Via: http://phys.org

The top 10 creative recycling ideas

I am motivated to create stuff from junk after checking this short article.

Source:
http://planetsave.com/2012/04/02/spring-cleaning-10-ways-to-upcycle-junk-creatively/

The top 10 creative recycling ideas

I am motivated to create stuff from junk after checking this short article.

Source:
http://planetsave.com/2012/04/02/spring-cleaning-10-ways-to-upcycle-junk-creatively/

viernes, 1 de junio de 2012

Ancient Egyptian Calendar Reveals Earliest Record of Demon Star

The first observation of a flickering star was made 3,000 years before thought.

Source:
http://www.livescience.com/20575-ancient-egyptian-calendar-demon-star.html

Baby born with rare condition that leaves him unable to smile cry blink or show any facial expression

Cody James, who is 13 months old and from Helston in Cornwall, was born with Moebius syndrome.

He has to roll his eyes to keep them moist because he cannot blink.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2152667/Baby-born-rare-condition-leaves-unable-smile-blink-facial-expression.html

Slim for Summer Sneaky Ways to Burn Calories

By the time June arrives, Im ready to get outside whenever and however I can.

All winter long, I trudge through my cardio routine, avoiding the rain and early nightfall by burning calories on the stationary bike and treadmill. But now, its summer, and that means not only that we can get our hearts pumping outdoors, but also that we can do so by engaging in a variety of activities beyond the usual gym repertoire.

Source:
http://www.divinecaroline.com/22176/100941-slim-summer-sneaky-ways-burn

24 Survival Tips For Living Alone

Living solo can make a few nagging home and kitchen issues even more frustrating than when you have someone around to help.

Here's how to make some of that stuff easier (though overall these are small prices to pay for never having to wear pants around the house).

Source:
http://www.buzzfeed.com/peggy/24-survival-tips-for-living-alone

Exposed Monsanto planted GM alfalfa before USDA approved it federal agency knew all along

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