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Feb 23, 2017

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#10 - Proposed House bill would amend Controlled Substances Act to follow state laws on marijuana, effectively ending federal enforcement of the drug war

 

#9 - AMD Ryzen pricing: $500 for 8-core 1800X CPU, undercutting Intel by $600

 

#8 - An effort by a Muslim group to raise $20K to fix a badly vandalized Jewish cemetery met its goal in just three hours.

 

#7 - Louis C.K. Inks Deal With Netflix for Two Stand-Up Specials

 

#6 - Life expectancy will soon exceed 90 years for the first time.

 

#5 - Worst-ever coral bleaching event goes into unprecedented 4th year

 

#4 - Former President Carter leases 10 acres of his farmland to build 1.3-megawatt solar power station

 

#3 - Poll: Majority of Americans Fear US Will Become Involved In Another Major War

 

#2 - Donald Trump's claims his team had no contact with Russia during campaign contradicted by Moscow officials

 

#1 - NASA's Big Announcement: 7 Earth-Like Planets Orbit One Nearby Star 

 

Nathan - It's off-putting that ( ) ( ) isn't a palindrome, yet ( ) ) ( is.

 

Schwahn - TIL that when asked for his thoughts on the migration of New Zealanders to Australia, the Prime Minister of New Zealand stated that the "annual exodus of Kiwis to Australia raised the average IQ of both countries".

 

TIL in 2010, a Kansas State University professor went on a Twinkie diet, where he ate mainly Twinkies, Oreos, and Doritos to prove to his students that calorie counting is the important part of losing weight, not nutritional content. He lost 27 pounds in 2 months.

 

 

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Feb 15, 2017

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#10 - Pregnant women's bodies are 'hosts', says US lawmaker

 

#9 - DEA declares industrial Hemp schedule 1 drug. HIA fights back with lawsuit.

 

#8 - After Passing Worst Surveillance Law In A Democracy, UK Now Proposes Worst Anti-Whistleblowing Law

 

#7 - Russia has secretly deployed a cruise missile that violates an arms treaty

 

#6 - Honeybees let out a ‘whoop’ when they bump into each other - A vibrational pulse produced by honeybees, long thought to be a signal to other bees to stop what they are doing, might actually be an expression of surprise.

 

#5 - R​​ed​​dit​​, Who d​​ese​​rve​​s the "​​Da​​mn​​, they r​​ea​​ll​​y were r​​ig​​ht​​" award?

 

#4 - CNN anchor: 'Zero chance' journalists will 'move on' from Flynn scandal

 

#3 - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother killed in Malaysia, say reports

 

#2 - Carlos Santana: Adele is a singer, Beyoncé is a Model

 

#1 - Warren calls for congressional inquiry into Russia: 'This. Is. Not. Normal.'

 

Schwahn - Someone cared about Butthead enough to pay for him to have braces.

 

I've translated a popular Russian joke to English

 

 

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Feb 14, 2017

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#14 - Tennessee: Proposed bill deems children born through artificial insemination illegitimate children

 

#13 - A reporter is suing the US government to learn how it vetted Trump’s advisers for security clearances

 

#12 - Man who pulled gun on Black Lives Matter crowd found guilty

 

#11 - Black Lives Matter Leader Says White People Are ‘Sub-Human’ and Suffer From ‘Genetic Defects’

 

#10 - Fruits and vegetables are a pivotal part of a healthful diet, but their benefits are not limited to physical health. New research finds that increasing fruit and vegetable consumption may improve psychological well-being in as little as 2 weeks.

 

#9 - US Department of Education misspells name of civil rights activist W.E.B Du Bois — then misspells apology tweet

 

#8 - A Brazilian Supreme Court justice called on Friday for the legalization of marijuana and even cocaine to undo the growing power of drug gangs

 

#7 - What's the worst possible gift for your significant other on Valentines Day?

 

#6 - Donald Trump visit to the UK 'will be rescheduled' to avoid embarrassing the President

 

#5 - NSA so concerned over Donald Trump's ties to Russia they've 'withheld information from presidential briefings'

 

#4 - It Is Not Normal For a First Lady and Daughter to Try to Sell You Stuff

 

#3 - Renewables are no longer ‘alternative.’ Fossil fuels are legacy.’

 

#2 - Tesla crash: father of dead driver blames Tesla’s ‘rocketship-like’ acceleration for his daughter’s death

 

#1 - Kaziranga's (Indian National Park) ruthless rangers have reduced rhino poaching by simply gunning down poachers at sight

 

Schwahn - Michael Flynn resigns: Trump's national security adviser quits over Russia links

 

Son: "Dad, Am I adopted"?

 

People getting pissed at Adidas for using a lesbian couple in their post for Valentines Day

 

 

 

 

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"Music"

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Feb 3, 2017

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#11 - Iranian Maryam Mirzakhani Becomes the first woman in history to win the Fields Medal

 

#10 - Virginia used to have an official groundhog; it killed itself on Groundhog Day

 

#9 - NYPD sergeant guilty of raping 13-year-old girl

 

#8 - Trump's Supreme Court pick founded and led club called 'Fascism Forever' at his elite all-boys Washington prep school

 

#7 - Schwarzenegger responds to Trump: 'Why don't we switch jobs?'

 

#6 - Donald Trump: 'I will totally destroy the Johnson amendment' and allow religious groups to endorse political candidates

 

#5 - Danish green energy giant Dong said on Thursday it was pulling out of coal use

 

#4 - Donald Trump lifts sanctions on Russia that were imposed by Obama in response to cyber-security concerns

 

#3 - Donald Trump threatens to withdraw federal funds from Berkeley University after Breitbart editor talk cancelled

 

#2 - Delaying school start times could help teenagers sleep better giving them a better chance for success.

 

#1 - Trump told Australian Prime Minister refugee agreement was the 'worst deal ever' and phone conversation was ‘worst call by far’ he had had with world leaders.

 

 

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"Music"

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