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Netflix bus catches fire on Calif. freeway

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A bus carrying Netflix employees caught fire on Interstate 280 in Daly City, but no one was hurt. The incident happened as the bus was traveling north on I-280 near Hickey Boulevard about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. “We started to smell smoke and so we pulled over, got off the shuttle,” Netflix employee Michael Spiegelman told […] [Read More]
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Is new sexual consent app Good2Go a good idea?

Is new sexual consent app Good2Go a good idea?

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Today’s tech-obsessed society seems to think that apps can solve all our problems. There are apps that can find parking spaces in urban areas, remind a guy that his girlfriend is PMSing, and, of course, locate a lost phone (because we’re all lost without our phones and apps). But can an app stop a college […] [Read More]
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Luxy is the dating app for wealthy, attractive tools. At last!

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“What a great service!” “What a genius idea!” “Why didn’t someone think of this before?” These and other giddy exclamations will most certainly not come pouring out of your face the minute you read about Luxy, a new, horribly edited, clumsily designed, so-dumb-it-might-be-a-hoax dating/hookup app designed exclusively for rich, attractive people, AKA “Tinder for douchebags.” You read that […] [Read More]
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Three foods that turned 100 years old in 2014

Three foods that turned 100 years old in 2014

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We all learned about the birth of peanut butter in elementary school, but did you realize the lunch-box staple has only been popular 100 years now? Food industry news site, fooddive.com, recently put together a list of things that changed the food industry 100 years ago. According to their list, three foods are celebrating a […] [Read More]
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Study: Online dating isn’t as effective as we all hoped

Study: Online dating isn’t as effective as we all hoped

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Your college chemistry class or your corner bar is no longer the “in” place to search for a true love. Like just about everything else, dating has moved online with a flurry of sites such as eHarmony, Match.com and OKCupid allowing you to meet men and women without ever having to belly up to a […] [Read More]
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Richard Branson gives employees unlimited vacation

Richard Branson gives employees unlimited vacation

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It seems like a dream come true for any employee. Unlimited vacation time? Richard Branson, the chairman and founder of Virgin Group, announced on his website earlier this week that he’s giving the 170 members of his personal staff in the US and UK unlimited vacation (all Virgin employees won’t share this privilege). He shares […] [Read More]
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Nebraska zoo holds contest to name red panda twins

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Lincoln Children’s Zoo is seeking help from the public to name two of its newest, most adorable residents. The red panda twins, a male and female, were born on July 1 and hand-raised by zoo staff, according to the zoo. The zoo is accepting name submissions on its Facebook page through Monday, September 29. The […] [Read More]
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Well-loved one-hit wonders

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Today, is National One-Hit Wonder Day and to celebrate we’ve put together a collection of well-loved hits dating back to the 1950s. Some of these songs are noteworthy musical works of art, while others are recognized because they bring us back to crazy times in our youth when anything was possible on the dance floor. We […] [Read More]
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Sorry guys: Three-breasted woman is a hoax

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#3Boobs #MTV pic.twitter.com/pzAkrsTYpz — Jasmine Tridevil (@JasmineTridevil) September 15, 2014 Earlier this week, the internet was exploding with images of a Florida woman with three breasts. Jasmine Tridevil of Tampa claimed she’d undergone surgery a few months ago to have a third breast implanted in the center of her chest. She told news outlets that […] [Read More]
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Obama salutes Marines while holding a cup

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President Obama is attracting a fresh wave of criticism across social media after the White House Instagram account posted a video of him saluting Marines while holding a cup in his hand. Posted on Tuesday, the six-second video shows Obama exiting the Marine One helicopter in New York. He wears sunglasses and holds a cup […] [Read More]
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