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Watterson Rides Again

Ever Wished That Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson Would Return to the Comics Page? Well, He Just Did.

By: calvinhobbes | Jun 10th, 2014 (6:32 AM) | Thanks: Maqroll

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85000 Newsreels of Yore

Pathé News was one of the biggest news agencies in the world in the 20th century, and they have just uploaded 85000 newsreels to Youtube.

Here are a small selection.

By: calvinhobbes | Apr 20th, 2014 (8:28 PM) | Thanks: Dedpoet

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NEWS

There Goes The Virtual Neighborhood

Facebook has announced that it's buying Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Seriously.

By: WayGroovy | Mar 26th, 2014 (4:53 AM) | Thanks: traverses

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Why I Retired At 26: Rashard Mendenhall, NFL Running back for the Arizona Cardnials.

"So when they ask me why I want to leave the NFL at the age of 26, I tell them that I've greatly enjoyed my time, but I no longer wish to put my body at risk for the sake of entertainment. I think about the rest of my life and I want to live it with much quality. And physically, I am grateful that I can walk away feeling as good as I did when I stepped into it."

By: WayGroovy | Mar 12th, 2014 (8:47 PM) | Thanks: traverses

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Change is coming: Colorado Recreational Weed Sales Top $3 Million In First Month

Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) recently announced that he expects that the combined sales from both legal medical and recreational marijuana in the state will reach nearly $1 billion in the next fiscal year -- about $600 million of that is projected to come from just recreational sales. The state stands to collect at least $134 million in taxes and fees.

By: WayGroovy | Mar 11th, 2014 (6:17 PM) | Thanks: traverses

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Ukraine crisis:

Country mobilizes for war after Russia military moves.

By: WayGroovy | Mar 4th, 2014 (12:07 PM) | Thanks: Rabidrabbit

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NEWS

The jerks are back in town

During their nineties heyday, the jerky boys turned prank calling into a funny, filthy art form, selling millions of albums and inspiring today's crop of improvisational, authenticity-seeking comedy stars. Then they went quiet. Now, the group's co-founder and driving force, Johnny Brennan, is ready to hit redial on his career.

By: WayGroovy | Feb 28th, 2014 (8:48 PM) | Thanks: JaiDubs

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Leaders at a funeral home in Lexington found a person alive and kicking in a body bag.

"I asked the coroner what happened, and the only thing he could say is that it's a miracle," Holmes County Sheriff Willie March said.

By: WayGroovy | Feb 28th, 2014 (8:42 PM) | Thanks: JTWood

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Net neutrality is dying

neutral no longer.

By: WayGroovy | Feb 25th, 2014 (9:21 AM) | Thanks: Zed

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NEWS

One cord to rule them all

Merging 75% of US cable subscribers into one company? Nah, this won't end poorly at all...

By: WayGroovy | Feb 13th, 2014 (12:28 AM) | Thanks: JTWood

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NEWS

What's better than one gold medal?

Switzerland's Dominique Gisin and Tina Maze of Slovenia made Olympic history today when they turned in identical winning times of 1:41.57 in the ladies' downhill. We wanted to know what it would look like if they'd been racing each other, so we composited their runs and matched up the camera angles as best we could.

By: WayGroovy | Feb 12th, 2014 (11:09 PM) | Thanks: JTWood

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Hansen Unplugged: Celebrating our differences

Sportscaster Dale Hansen's take on All-American Michael Sam's announcement.

By: Dugpitz | Feb 12th, 2014 (6:52 PM)

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So... Clay Aiken is running for congress and looks really genuine about it.

Follow up the first ad is spectacular. Thanks Zed

By: WayGroovy | Feb 11th, 2014 (7:05 PM) | Thanks: U nwieldy

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Scottish craft beer brewery BrewDog now ships a double IPA "not for gays".

It's called "Hello my name is Vladimir", and is filled with satire for the upcoming Olympics. BrewDog claim to already have sent a special edition case to President Putin himself.

By: WayGroovy | Feb 6th, 2014 (3:09 AM) | Thanks: SpinDrift

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Oklahoma State (and 5 others) Senator Introduces Bill to Legalize Marijuana

I'm in favor. And I don't smoke. I'm just tired of stupid laws that don't make sense in the real world.

By: WayGroovy | Jan 23rd, 2014 (10:27 PM) | Thanks: WayGroovy

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Final Confessions of a Silk Road Kingpin

A friend of mine who doesn't drink or do drugs edited this piece. Her lead in was "if the functionally straightedge kid says you should read the interview with the drug dealer, you listen."

By: WayGroovy | Jan 23rd, 2014 (10:23 PM) | Thanks: Tocsy

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Shooters on the Pot? Not in my Tee Vee.

Nancy Grace makes several strong, well thought out, arguments against repealing the prohibition of marijuana.

By: Admins | Jan 21st, 2014 (1:36 PM) | 18+ | Thanks: ab0minu5

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