Researchers Say Dinosaurs Nearly Missed Surviving Extinction

Researchers Say Dinosaurs Nearly Missed Surviving Extinction:  An international team of researchers claim that had the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs slammed into the planet just a few minutes earlier or later, it would have hit in the ocean and not had the devastating consequences it had for the beasts.  Scientists say a few minutes either way and the asteroid would have most likely instead struck downtown Cleveland - and not even the most ferocious of dinosaurs would have considered living anywhere near a disgusting hellhole like Cleveland.

Our Milky Way Said to Contain 160 Billion Planets:  A new statistical analysis based on a survey of millions of stars suggests that there's at least 160 billion planets in our galaxy - the Milky Way.  Ironically, Milky Way candy bars are thought to contain at least 160 billion calories.

Basquiat Skull Painting Sells for $110.5 Million at Auction:  Joining the rarefied $100 million-plus club in a sales room punctuated by periodic gasps from the crowd, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s powerful 1982 painting of a skull brought $110.5 million at Sotheby’s, to become the sixth most expensive work ever sold at auction.  Are you kidding me - $110.5 million for a painting of a skull?  You’d think for that kind of dough, Sotheby’s could have at least sprung for some crossbones in the deal.

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Comment by Jonathan Wolfman on May 19, 2017 at 6:42am

i am glad the rock and roll hall of fame survived

Comment by Steel Breeze on May 19, 2017 at 6:55am

i thought it was cause of Dino emitted CO2.....

Comment by Johnny Robish on May 19, 2017 at 7:17am

Personally, I blame the dinosaur's demise on smoking,


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If there is any justice...

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Mis-marked Spot

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Happy Birthday, Harvey Milk!

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Res Ipsa Loquitur

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