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Order up a bacon milkshake today at Jack in the Box

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In either a brilliant or moment of insanity, Jack in the Box will begin to sell a bacon-flavored milkshake at their fast food joints. [Read More]
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Chrysler edits protesters’ signs in Super Bowl ad

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One of the most powerful Super Bowl ads from Sunday is one from Chrysler about America’s comeback, complete with Clint Eastwood and a catch phrase: “It’s halftime in America.” The message is that we’re coming back from the financial precipice, like Detroit. [Read More]
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Facebook acknowledges deleted photos not removed for up to three years

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Have you ever posted a photo to Facebook and then regretted it? Well, turns out deleting it doesn’t actually remove it. Ars Technica first reported in 2009 the glitch that means a photo deleted from Facebook may disappear from the main site, but is still visible to users with a direct link for as many [...] [Read More]
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Country singer Randy Travis arrested outside of church

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Country singer Randy Travis was arrested for public intoxication outside of a Baptist church on Monday morning, according to a Dallas Morning News story. [Read More]
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When life gives you ice and snow, go out and play

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The ice and snow covering Europe and beyond is creating problems for almost everyone. There is a baby elephant in Amsterdam, though, who seems quite thrilled to just play in the white stuff. [Read More]
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Eva Longoria criticizes Mitt Romney

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Actress Eva Longoria has used her celebrity before to express opinions about political causes. Now, the “Desperate Housewives” star is using Twitter to lash out at Republican hopeful Mitt Romney over his lack of support for citizenship for illegal aliens who attend college or serve in the military. Texas Monthly reports on the effort in [...] [Read More]
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Baby plays ping pong like a champ

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He isn’t Forrest Gump at ping pong, but for a baby, he’s pretty good. [Read More]
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Fairfield musician serenades Sonic employee during order

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Giorgio Fareira set out to make the Sonic employee taking his order smile. In doing so, he’s put a grin on the face of hundreds of thousands around the country who have watched the video of him singing his food order. Fareira, 23, an aspiring musician who graduated from Bassick High School and now lives […] [Read More]
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