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'Palestinians were created to cause trouble for Jews'

=<p>A man calling himself WIld Bill described his support for Israel in a video that is going viral.<p>"We all know that Islam is giving the world a lot of …

Israel

Americans Are Wrong: Trump Would Be the Worst Barbecue Guest Ever

He'd ruin your backyard get-together the same way he'd ruin America<p>Five months before Election Day, presidential polls are little more than an excuse …

Donald Trump

Inky the New Zealand octopus has fired the opening shot in the cephalopod uprising

An octopus has gone on the lam. News outlets reported this week that staff at the National Aquarium of New Zealand believe an audacious cephalopod named Inky took advantage of a tank lid left slightly ajar. He made a break for it—squeezing into a 50-meter drainpipe and sliding neatly into the …

New Zealand

Fox News Freaks Out When Obama Mentions Climate Change Because --- Terrorism

One of the most predictable lines of attack on President Obama by Fox News and other right-wing media is to latch unto his commitment to mitigating …

He Threatened to Kill Muslims—and Got Just 90 Days in Jail

William Celli was clearly planning to commit mass murder. But is 90 days—of which he’ll probably serve 46—really commensurate to the crime?<p>What do …

Religion

A World War Has Begun: Break The Silence

By John Pilger, www.counterpunch.org<p>| Educate!<p>Above Photo: From counterpunch.org.<p>I have been filming in the Marshall Islands, which lie north of …

Activism

Baghdad market bombings kill 66; ISIS claims responsibility

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two blasts that rocked a busy outdoor market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday killed at least 66 people, Iraq's Health Ministry said Monday.<p>Police officials said a motorcycle rigged with explosives and a suicide bomber caused the explosions, which injured at least 161 people in the …

Baghdad

Lawyer For Apple: 'What In The Law Requires Us To Redesign The iPhone?'

Ted Olson is one of the most prominent lawyers working in America today. He argued on behalf of George W. Bush in <i>Bush v. Gore</i> and was the solicitor general for most of Bush's first term. A star conservative lawyer, he surprised many when he joined the fight to legalize same-sex marriage, taking up …

Privacy

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Director James Gunn Explains Why ‘Deadpool’ Made ALL The Money

The trend has thankfully gone the way of the Pog, but a few years ago, every big-budget 2D movie was converted to 3D. Not because the visuals were eye-popping, but because theaters could charge a few extra bucks for a ticket, and studios could boast about <i>Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs</i>, or whatever, …

Giraffes Use Their Butts as Pillows, and Other Weird Animal Sleep Habits

Our picks for the five oddest sleep behaviors found on Earth.<p>No matter how many cute pet videos I watch in my life, I will always have a soft spot for this work of art entitled "sleeping dog runs into wall."<p><i>Wonderful sleep-running dog. Video:</i> <i>jaa71954/YouTube</i><p>This adorably somnambulant dog appears to …

Sleep

Oscars 2016: Mark Ruffalo attacks America's 'white privilege racism'

Fellow nominee Brie Larson joins previous winner Reese Witherspoon and 2012 nominee Viola Davis to support ongoing conversation over diversity<p>Two actors whose films are expected to challenge for Oscars glory next month, Brie Larson and Mark Ruffalo, have backed calls for the world’s foremost film …

50 Cent

Scientists find tree frog believed extinct for more than 100 years

The frog genus Frankixalus has been found in four northeast Indian states but could now be under threat due to human development<p>For more than a century, two mysterious tree frog specimens collected by a British naturalist in 1870 and housed at the Natural History Museum in London were assumed to be …

Zoology

Forget Star Wars ; Get Ready for Water Wars

<i>Co-written by Stephen J. McConnell</i><p><i>Stephen J. McConnell is a Denver-based writer who recently finished a novel that explores a catastrophic environmental collapse and its implications.</i><p>A great war looms, one that will rise from the most desperate circumstance: our battle over water.<p>Today, we war …

atlasofprejudice: “ The World According to Donald Trump, from Yanko Tsvetkov’s Atlas of Prejudice: The Complete Stereotype Collection. The map is currently available exclusively in the ebook edition...

The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …

Columbia scientists create first-ever computer chip integrated with biology on a molecular level

Many a science fiction film features a character – hero or villain, depending on the author – that is a man-machine hybrid, whose biological systems …

Nanotech

18 animals we saw in 2015 that will make you scared to go outside

No matter how comfortable we make our homes, nature will always be there to remind us that the world we live in is truly scary.<p>This year was rich …

Sparkling Espresso Recipe with Mint

Learn how to make this refreshing, iced coffee drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled espresso drink.<p>01<p>Fill cocktail shaker with ice.<p>02<p>Add classic or …

A posture technique called the 'Kindly Brontosaurus' can help you deal with everyone from airport agents to toxic employees

In her helpful <i>Slate</i> piece on how to avoid and mitigate flight delays, Amy Webb stresses that the savvy air traveler must invest energy in grooming the airport staff. "Stand next to the gate agent, even if they ask you to sit down," she writes. "Be polite but firm. … Ultimately, they just want you …

The scientists whose garden unlocked the secret to good health

When Anne Biklé and David Montgomery fed their failing soil with organic matter, they were astonished by the results. Stimulating the microbes that live beneath the surface led the garden to flourish. Then, when Biklé was diagnosed with cancer, the couple had an idea…<p>Juicy is the best word to …

Farming