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April the Giraffe.. still pregnant & counting

April the Giraffe.. still pregnant & counting

  April the giraffe has kept millions of people waiting for weeks to watch her give birth on live cam. As people wait for the pregnant giraffe to go into labor, the zoo that houses April released an update Thursday night on its official Facebook page to inform the over 822,000 followers. In the latest […]

MARINE PHOTO SCANDAL

MARINE PHOTO SCANDAL

Marines United, a private Facebook group with 30,000 members, including active duty Marines and veterans, is at the center of a scandal after a news report revealed some in the group were sharing nude photographs of female Marines. Thomas James Brennan, a reporter and Marines Corps veteran, exposed the Facebook group Sunday in a story […]

What Did Wolfgang Mozart Say?

What Did Wolfgang Mozart Say?

“Lick me in the ass,” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart once said in the six-voice canon he composed in 1782. “Leck mich im Arsh” was the original title of his scatological hit, which included a resounding chorus of “lick me in the ass, quickly, quickly” before his publishers cleaned up the language and retitled the song to […]

Is Fake News “Killing Minds”?

Is Fake News “Killing Minds”?

  Apple chief executive Tim Cook says “yes fake news is killing minds,” and governments and tech firms must act to stop it. Cook told the Daily Telegraph newspaper that falsehoods are being spread by people who want “to get the most clicks, not tell the most truth. It’s killing people’s minds in a way.” […]

U.S. National Snow Sculpting Championship

U.S. National Snow Sculpting Championship

  Fifteen teams of snow sculptors from 13 states have gathered in Wisconsin for the U.S. National Snow Sculpting Championship. The event began Wednesday in Lake Geneva, with judging set for Saturday morning. The team that won last year for “Door Master” has disbanded, but all its members are taking part again this year on […]