Archive for June 24th, 2013

Zimmerman’s Defense Opens With A Knock-Knock Joke… WE’VE GOT ONE OF OUR OWN
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Zimmerman’s Defense Opens With A Knock-Knock Joke… WE’VE GOT ONE OF OUR OWN

George Zimmerman was fed up with “punks” getting away with crime and shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin “because he wanted to,” not because he had to, prosecutors argued Monday, while the neighborhood watch volunteer’s attorney said the killing was self-defense against a young man who was slamming Zimmerman’s head against the pavement. The prosecution began opening […]

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Viral Lies About Trayvon Are Sweeping Facebook
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Viral Lies About Trayvon Are Sweeping Facebook

As the George Zimmerman trial has continued throughout the day, a number of blatant lies and memes have gone viral in the “blogosphere”, being spread through Tea Party Facebook and Twitter accounts. The most ridiculous one that I saw had hundreds of comments and shares within hours of being posted. See below… As you might […]

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Why I Stopped Buying Juice Boxes (The picture will gross you out…)
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Why I Stopped Buying Juice Boxes (The picture will gross you out…)

Kathleen M. Berchelmann, M.D., is a pediatrician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine, director of the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Social Media Team, and co-founder of the ChildrensMD hospital physician blog. Her work has been featured in print and online publications including the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Chicago Tribune, and […]

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Eddie Huang Says TED Conferences Have Turned Into A “Scientology Cult” (Video)
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Eddie Huang Says TED Conferences Have Turned Into A “Scientology Cult” (Video)

TED talks are a great source of knowledge and offer fresh perspectives, so we all love to tune in to their brilliant speakers. But there is a big difference between the TED speakers and the TED conference and organizers themselves, according to banned speakers Eddie Huang and Graham Hancock. Eddie Huang, editor of Vice, compares the ‘TED fellowship’ with […]

1863 Site of Native American Ethnic Cleansing Uncovered in California
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1863 Site of Native American Ethnic Cleansing Uncovered in California

Archaeologists say they’ve stumbled upon a grim page in American history: the site of the 1863 Owens Lake massacre. The Los Angeles Times provides a history lesson: The Paiute Indians occupied land some 200 miles north of LA that proved desirable to an influx of ranchers in the mid 1800s. The Owens Valley Indian War broke out […]