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Mr. Panos goes on a NSFW rant about the Greek financial crisis

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My favorite Greco-American comic, Mr. Panos goes on a foul-mouthed rant about naked German tourists, Turks and the real story behind the financial crisis in the eurozone.
Not-safe-for-work-ish [Read More]
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New blood test may lead to heart attack predictions

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A new blood test could one day give doctors a critical head start on heart attacks, a small new study suggests, according to WebMD.com. [Read More]
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Watch: Paraplegic woman bungee jumps in wheelchair

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There’s something about this video that’s unsettling. Maybe it’s bungee jumping in general, or maybe it’s the moment when this woman’s friends hoist her wheelchair into the air and toss her over the railing. Or maybe it’s how much she seems to enjoy her wild ride. This video was taken it Whistler, B.C., part of [...] [Read More]
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Privacy setting loophole gives Facebook stalkers surprising way to spy on you

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Two computer-scientists from the University College London have discovered a surprising new way Facebook stalkers may be spying on you. Shah Mahmood, a student at UCL, and Yvo Desmedt, chair of information communication technology at UCL, found that by activating and deactiving their Facebook accounts they were able to see friends’ information without that person [...] [Read More]
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Minn. firefighters battle truck fire in drag

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Two volunteer firefighters from Sedan, Minnesota deserve to be voted “best dressed.” A video of Ted Aubert and Ben Terhaar went viral this week after they went to work while wearing designer dresses at a St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The men were all dolled up as a part of an annual fundraiser for their central [...] [Read More]
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School says no to teen’s prom date – a porn actress

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A Minnesota high school senior cannot bring his chosen date to the prom, so say Tartan High School officials in Oakdale for the simple fact that she’s Megan Piper, a porn actress, according to KSTP-TV in St. Paul. [Read More]
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Etch a Sketch remark draws fire from Romney foes

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Mitt Romney had plenty of reason to smile today – he won the Illinois primary Tuesday in a romp and scored a formidable endorsement Wednesday morning from Jeb Bush. Then one of his lieutenants got a little colorful in his speech, and suddenly those Team Mitt grins turned to grimaces. CNN’s “Starting Point with Soledad [...] [Read More]
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Driver cuts in line at gas station, blows up pump

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An impatient driver in Miami Beach cut in line at a gas station and crashed into a pump causing an inferno, destroying her Jeep and the gas pump. Thankfully, there were no reported injuries, reports CBSMiami. [Read More]
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