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Want to watch the Germany-US game? Jurgen Klinsmann has a note for your boss

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So what are you planning on doing this morning? Acting like you are working while watching the US and Germany play in the World Cup? US coach Jurgen Klinsmann is here to help. He has provided soccer fans in US a note to your boss that he signed: <a href=”http://blog.seattlepi.com/seattlesports/files/2014/06/note.png”><img class=”aligncenter” alt=”How can a boss […] [Read More]
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Recap: Here’s 30 recent studies on the effects of marijuana

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The scientific consensus on marijuana is still up in the air, but it seems to be falling in favor of marijuana with each passing day. In order to provide a survey of the various research that’s been done on the topic, we put together a list of 30 studies about pot use from the past […] [Read More]
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You can buy the car Steve McQueen drove in ‘Le Mans’

You can buy the car Steve McQueen drove in ‘Le Mans’

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  The Porsche that Steve McQueen drove in the classic 1971 motorsports film “Le Mans,” is for sale. McQueen, the Greatest American Man to ever be in films and race fast things with engines, lends quite a bit of manly provenance to this 1969 Gulf Porsche 917K. It actually won Le Mans in 1970, but […] [Read More]
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World’s Ugliest Dog crowned

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Twenty-nine dogs competed Friday night for the distinction of World’s Ugliest Dog, the marquee event of the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma. “Peanut,” a shelter rescue dog of unknown heritage, beat out the competition and was named “Ugliest Dog.” This year, the contest attracted hounds from North Carolina, Georgia and Florida. The hometowns of some dogs, often […] [Read More]
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Man’s mugshot goes viral for being dreamy

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Most mugshots of people arrested by the police go viral for unflattering reasons. Perhaps the person is a celebrity wearing wild hair and a Hawaiian shirt, or perhaps the person is an alleged meth cook in a “Los Pollos Hermanos” T-shirt from “Breaking Bad.” But Jeremy Meeks, a 30-year-old convicted felon arrested Wednesday in Stockton on suspicion of felony weapons […] [Read More]
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‘Toy boat’ spotted in Mars photo

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The fertile imaginings of people who scrutinize photos beamed to Earth by the Mars rovers have yielded an intriguing list of unexpected items, from a mysterious “underground” light to the skeletal remains of a horse. The latest foreign object is a “toy boat” spotted by the rover Curiosity and described in a YouTube video posted […] [Read More]
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Caught on camera: Car goes airborne in spectacular crash

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In this cell phone video taken on Tuesday in Kansas, the driver of a Jeep Cherokee ran over a truck that was parked on the side of the road and soared into the air, WPTV West Palm Beach reports.
The station reports that one person was taken to the hosp… [Read More]
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9-year-old college recruit dreams of being a Husky

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Ellen DeGeneres often puts the spotlight on extraordinary children. One of the latest kid superstars she found is 9-year-old basketball prodigy, Jaden Newman of Orlando, FL. Newman became the youngest person to ever be recruited by a college program when  her father received a letter from the University of Miami, a Division I school, expressing […] [Read More]
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Delta Airlines offends with World Cup tweet

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Delta Airlines social media team kept it classy Monday night when Team USA avenged their previous World Cup losses against Ghana with a 2-1 victory. On Twitter, Delta tweeted, “Congrats team #USA! Nice goal @clint_dempsey @soundersfc! #USAvGHA #USMNT #DeltaSEA.” Seems innocent enough, until you look at the attached image: Congrats team #USA! Nice goal @clint_dempsey […] [Read More]
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Video: Christopher Walken explains Connecticut to Jon Stewart

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Groundhogs, hummingbirds, skunks fighting otters, “huge” racoons “that look like small kangaroos” invading the house…actor Christopher Walken and Wilton resident, describes living in Fairfield County to Daily Show host Jon Stewart. The conversation about wildlife in Connecticut took up most of the interview, which was ostensibly to promote his new film, Jersey Boys. This wasn’t […] [Read More]
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