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Four Loko bans spawn homebrews

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With states quickly moving to ban Four Loko and other caffeinated alcoholic drinks (and the FDA looking into a wider prohibition) the drink’s producer says they are dropping caffeine from the recipe. I’ll admit to not fully understanding the phenomenon; in a moment of curiosity last week, I tried the Four Loko “purple drank” garbage [...] [Read More]
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Cee-Lo Green: Fox News, the other F-bomb

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Cee-Lo Green, whose runaway hit of the summer, “F*ck You,” appeared on the Colbert Report Tuesday, swapping out “Fox News” for the f-bomb…though in some circles there isn’t much of a difference. Watch it here: The uncensored video (warning: contains adult language): The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Cee Lo Green – [...] [Read More]
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Traitor: Cleveland’s response to LeBron’s Nike ad

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Apparently they haven’t forgiven LeBron in Cleveland, as evidenced by this response to Nike’s “Rise” commercial.
Brilliant.

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Exploding MacBook Air: Hipsters and explosives don’t mix

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In case you needed more proof that hipsters and low-grade explosives don’t mix:
Steve Jobs recently announced the release of two new MacBook Air models, thus rendering older generation Airs completely useless to early adopters around the globe, a… [Read More]
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Colorado waives medical-marijuana fee for the poor

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Medical-marijuana is becoming even more accessible in Colorado, at least for those deemed indigent by state bureaucrats. The Rocky Mountain State is waiving the $90 application fee for the state’s medical-marijuana registry at the urging of the state legislature. But not everybody is happy, critics argue the program isn’t as encompassing as they’d like it. [...] [Read More]
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On Jimmy McMillan: I don’t know karate, but I know karazy

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New York gubernatorial hopeful Jimmy McMillan, of the Rent is 2 Damn High Party, may not have won Monday night’s debate, but there’s no question where he stands on the rent (It’s 2 damn high). McMillan is the political newcomer among the candidates, but as a self-proclaimed karate expert who speaks in couplets, he’s definitely [...] [Read More]
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Mad Men finale: Megan’s teeth take centerstage. Finally.

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With a stunning turn of events in last night’s Mad Men finale, series creator Matthew Weiner finally addressed the elephant in the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce lunch room: Megan’s teeth. I don’t want to come off as superficial, but you know it’s been nagging at you the entire season. I kept my mouth shut when [...] [Read More]
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Top Gun: Highway to the sequel zone

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Just when you thought you were safe from yet another Tom Cruise sequel (though Mission Impossible IV isn’t even out yet) the internet is abuzz with reports that Top Gun 2 may be in the works. The only good to possibly come of this seeing hipsters everywhere ditch their aviator sunglasses as they recoil at [...] [Read More]
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Vote for ‘Whitey’

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(Photo/Flickr, laverrue) Further proving the American political system’s fabled ‘smoke filled room’ really is controlled by rich white dudes, the Green Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Illinois is Rich Whitey. Well not really, but some ballots in Chicago feature the unfortunate misspelling of Rich Whitney’s last name. CHICAGO TRIBUNE: Election officials in Chicago say Green Party [...] [Read More]
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Tommie Smith to sell Olympic gold medal

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ABOVE: San Jose State’s Tommie Smith, center, winner of the Olympic gold medal in the 200-meter dash, raises his hand in a black power salute along with teammate and bronze medal winner John Carlos. It was a defining moment in Olympic history. When sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos, raised a black power salute on [...] [Read More]
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