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No Nobel Prize in Literature this Year Due to Sex Allegations

No Nobel Prize in Literature this Year Due to Sex Allegations:  The Swedish Academy has announced it will postpone the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature in the wake of a scandal over sexual assault allegations.  So if I’m understanding this correctly, these guys were basically turning the Noble Prize in Literature into a Nobel “Piece” Prize.…

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Added by Johnny Robish on May 5, 2018 at 8:33pm — No Comments

Study Finds Plants Communicate With Each Other Underground

Study Finds Plants Communicate With Each Other Underground:  It sounds like the stuff of science fiction, but scientists have found that plants actually use a subterranean communication system to talk to each other - using underground signals sent through their roots to help stressed neighbors.  Perhaps its better for everyone concerned that they’re talking…

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Added by Johnny Robish on May 4, 2018 at 7:41pm — 5 Comments

You Used To Say

You Used to Say

 

I remember when you used to say

Every day with…

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Added by Doc Vega on May 4, 2018 at 3:32pm — No Comments

Brinks Truck Dumps Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars On Interstate

Brinks Truck Dumps Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars On Interstate:  Drivers on Interstate 70 near Indianapolis were in for a pleasant surprise after the security door of a Brinks truck flew open, depositing an estimated $600,000 out…

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Added by Johnny Robish on May 3, 2018 at 8:47pm — 4 Comments

Than To Be With Me

Than To Be With Me

You’d rather be beaten than be with me

You said this would set you free

Thought that’s what I…

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Added by Doc Vega on May 3, 2018 at 1:32pm — No Comments

Some Suspect Earth’s Magnetic Poles About to Flip

Some Suspect Earth’s Magnetic Poles About to Flip:  A new theory being proposed is that the Earth’s magnetic poles may be about to flip for the first time in 786,000 years.  Scientists say that even if it does happen, humans should be OK overall - but birds who typically migrate using magnetic guidance may now be forced to download the Waze app in order to navigate…

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Added by Johnny Robish on May 2, 2018 at 8:38pm — 8 Comments

3 Sentences Kanye, History, Celebrity

Of course his slavery statement is, at best, inanely anti-historical.

What is at least as foolish is that our society, for so long, has looked to and cared about the historical "analysis" of pop-culture celebrities.

Why does the West lend celebs wholly and clearly unearned credibility in so many fields sufficient to catch even…

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Added by Jonathan Wolfman on May 2, 2018 at 9:31am — 7 Comments

Lobbyist Helped Arrange Scott Pruitt’s $100,000 Trip to Morocco

Lobbyist Helped Arrange Scott Pruitt’s $100,000 Trip to Morocco:  It’s being reported that Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt’s controversial $100,000 trip to Morocco last year was arranged by Pruitt’s longtime friend…

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Added by Johnny Robish on May 1, 2018 at 8:15pm — 4 Comments

NRA to Ban Firearms When Pence Speaks at Their Meeting

NRA to Ban Firearms When Pence Speaks at Their Meeting:  Parkland students and others are crying hypocrisy after the National Rifle Association (NRA) - who’s working motto has always been we need more “good guys” with guns around - has…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 29, 2018 at 8:08pm — 4 Comments

Amazon Doubles Profits - Then Hikes Prime Membership Fees

Amazon Doubles Profits - Then Hikes Prime Membership Fees:  After announcing that profits more than doubled in the first quarter, Amazon said they will be hiking their fees of the popular Amazon Prime service by 20% to $119 a year.  Profits double and they’re raising their Prime membership fees?  Good grief, Jeff Bezos is the…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 26, 2018 at 8:04pm — 15 Comments

Melancholy Daze

Melancholy Daze

I bet you still miss me my ego says in a dream

That'll happen when the oceans stand up and scream,

When the birds fly north on a winter's day

When the twelve…

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Added by Doc Vega on April 25, 2018 at 3:15am — 1 Comment

Aliens on Super-Earth Planets May Be Trapped by Gravity

Aliens on Super-Earth Planets May Be Trapped by Gravity:  Researchers say that while so-called super-earths may be the most likely class of exoplanets to support life, the gravity on them would be so powerful, it would make it very unlikely any beings on them…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 23, 2018 at 8:52pm — 2 Comments

Weird stuff I learn on YouTube: Michael Jackson’s Human Nature became a hit because of a feature on a cassette player

I love YouTube because you can learn all sorts of stuff on it just browsing. Lately I’ve learned a whole lot about various entertainers and musicians just because I trip over stuff. This is one of those instances. This story is about a Michael Jackson song called Human Nature.

For some reason, I no longer get embed codes from YouTube videos, so I’m sorry I’m just providing a link. 

This morning, I tripped…

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Added by koshersalaami on April 22, 2018 at 7:06am — 20 Comments

My Little Brown Cow

My Little Brown Cow



My little brown cow you're still with me somehow

My little fluffy cat you were gone just like that

It seems that life is the loss of all that's…

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Added by Doc Vega on April 22, 2018 at 5:22am — No Comments

Sylvester Stallone Asks Trump To Pardon Boxer Jack Johnson

Sylvester Stallone Asks Trump To Pardon Boxer Jack Johnson:  After receiving a phone call from his loyal supporter Sylvester Stallone, President Trump tweeted that he’s now considering issuing a presidential pardon for former…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 21, 2018 at 8:02pm — 2 Comments

Michelle Pfeiffer Lived on Tomato Soup and Marlboros for Scarface

Michelle Pfeiffer Lived on Tomato Soup and Marlboros for Scarface:  During a recent interview, Michelle Pfeiffer revealed that during her career-making role as Elvira Hancock in the 1983 film “Scarface,” she subsisted solely on a diet of “tomato soup and Marlboros” to play the part of the cocaine-addicted character.  Are you kidding? She still looks emaciated to…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 20, 2018 at 8:48pm — 1 Comment

Ugandan Dictator Wants to Outlaw Oral Sex

Ugandan Dictator Wants to Outlaw Oral Sex:  In a recent speech, socially conservative evangelical leader and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni indicated he wants to ban oral sex, reminding citizens that “the mouth is for eating.”…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 18, 2018 at 8:30pm — 4 Comments

CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Secretly With Kim Jong-un

CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Secretly With Kim Jong-un:  The Washington Post is re[porting that CIA Director Mike Pompeo secretly met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un over the Easter weekend.  Now about the only question that remains to be answered is - can they convince Kim to agree to offer Trump asylum after the Mueller investigation closes…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 17, 2018 at 8:27pm — 2 Comments

Asteroid Passes Close to Earth Just Hours After Being Discovered

Asteroid Passes Close to Earth Just Hours After Being Discovered:  An asteroid estimated to be at least 150 feet in diameter made an alarmingly close pass to Earth, just hours after it was first observed by astronomers.  After the news broke, people across the globe immediately demanded to know why Morgan Freeman didn’t bother to make some sort of announcement.…

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Added by Johnny Robish on April 16, 2018 at 10:26pm — 4 Comments

SBA/RR Challenge: Entertainment: The Question for the Ages

Which came first to Homo Sapiens, music or dance?

Added by Ron Powell on April 15, 2018 at 8:00pm — 4 Comments

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