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Hilarious Blog Continues to Pair Sexy Men with Adorable Cats in Similar Poses

If there’s two things the Internet loves, it’s good-looking men and cats—put them together and it’s the best of both worlds! Years ago, the clever blog Des Hommes et Des Chatons (Men and Cats) began pairing pictures of attractive guys with adorable felines who each strike similar poses. …

Unlike other video game genres, the survival horror genre relies first and foremost on atmosphere and tension-building, to the point where other, …

Bernie Sanders supporter clashes with Ted Cruz rally

<b>Pahrump, Nevada (CNN) —</b> A Bernie Sanders supporter was escorted out of a Ted Cruz rally Sunday, after a scuffle that included the man interrupting the Texas senator and another attendee grabbing his throat.<p>In a dusty town halfway between Las Vegas and Death Valley, a municipality where prostitution …

John Oliver Escapes the “Shadow of Jon Stewart” with Searing Segment on Nightmare Abortion Laws

Oliver argues that while abortion may be“theoretically legal” it’s far from “literally accessible” to many U.S. residents.<p>Midway through his lengthy examination of state-specific abortion laws, <b>John Oliver</b> went off on a fanciful tangent. This is a comedy hallmark of <i>any</i> Oliver segment—long or …

Exclusive: San Bernardino victims to oppose Apple on iPhone encryption

(Reuters) - Some victims of the San Bernardino attack will file a legal brief in support of the U.S. government’s attempt to force Apple Inc to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the shooters, a lawyer representing the victims said on Sunday.<p>Tashfeen Malik and Syed Farook are pictured …

Even Indie Bernie Feels The Undertow Of Politics As Usual

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has said he is a different kind of candidate running a different kind of campaign. He doesn't have a SuperPAC and he doesn't want one. One of the things his supporters say they like about him is Sanders isn't a typical politician.<p>Sanders is like the rare punk rocker …

Middle-class

Harley Quinn Month Kicks Off In This Week’s Awesome Cosplay Roundup

Harley Quinn photographed by chris.alcoran.<p>Put on your snazziest harlequin bodysuit and assume the party position. February is “Harley Quinn Month” and we’re celebrating with cosplay. DC Comics started this Harley Quinn Month business last February, and we’re not ones to see an excuse to post …

Pentagon Just Released Photos of Tortured Prisoners, You Won't Believe What they Left Out

After nearly 12 years of legal battles, the U.S. Department of Defense finally released 198 photos on Friday depicting prisoner abuse committed by …

Hillary’s controversial American-Israeli supporter: Here’s who’s contributing to her Super PAC

Recent disclosures reveal vocal BDS opponent Haim Saban has poured millions of dollars into the Clinton campaign<p>Recent disclosures show media mogul and controversial Israel supporter Haim Saban is pouring millions of dollars into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid.<p>Haim …

Trump vows to build border wall to address New Hampshire 'drug epidemic'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump on Saturday again vowed to build a wall along the Mexico-U.S. border -- this time arguing that it would help stem New Hampshire's "drug epidemic."<p>The appeal, made in a video posted to Facebook, comes three days before New Hampshire hosts the nation's first 2016 …

Hawkish Marco Rubio promises 'real war on terror'

The Florida senator harks back to policies of George W. Bush in crunch New Hampshire primary<p>Marco Rubio may be the fresh face of the Republican Party but his agenda and rhetoric hark back to its hawkish and controversial past.<p>Mr Rubio who has emerged as the new favourite for the Republican …

PC Survival Horror Game With Procedurally Generated Worlds Announced

Dead by Daylight is the next game from Naughty Bear and Wet developer Behaviour Interactive. The game, announced this week, is described as a survival horror multiplayer game where one player takes on the role of a killer while up to four others attempt to survive. It's a "deadly game of cat and …

Relive the nightmare of an old-school computer virus at the new Malware museum

In the early days of computer viruses, a lot of malware had a tendency to announce its presence with some text or a flashy graphic. Now you can relive the sometimes funny, but often crappy reality of watching some of the earliest malware infect an MS-DOS computer.<p>The Malware Museum is now live at …

Cops Kill Man With Asperger's After Being Asked To Check On Him

He had gained viral fame last year after posting a touching video of his therapy dog.<p>Police shot dead an Arizona man with Asperger’s after being called to his home to check on his wellbeing.<p>Kayden Clarke, 24, gained online fame last year after he posted a video demonstrating how his dog, a …

Inside Bab al-Salam refugee camp – in pictures

Tens of thousands of Syrians have fled fighting around Aleppo and made their way to the Turkish border. Photographer Bulent Kilic is at the makeshift camp documenting the plight of the refugees.

Middle East

Typhoon death toll in Philippines rises to nine | Reuters

MANILA (Reuters) - The death toll in the Philippines from Typhoon Goni rose to nine after five more people were buried by landslides in mountainous areas, officials said on Saturday.<p>Residents wade across floodwaters caused by Typhoon Goni in Bacnotan, La Union, in northern Philippines August 22, …

Words over weapons: North and South Korea discuss border tensions

Top officials from North and South Korea are meeting in an attempt to diffuse mounting tensions on the border with words, rather than weapons.<p>Talks are taking place in the Panmunjom truce village, in the Demilitarised Zone – or DMZ – separating the two states.<p>The discussions were scheduled to start …

North Korea

'I Was Scared I Was a Paedophile': 17 Years Living With Intrusive Thoughts And Pure OCD

By J. Grant<p>The thought of jumping in front of a train as it approaches. The thought of putting your hand in a blender. The thought of murdering your …

Dealing with intrusive thoughts

Nicola Morgan is an expert in adolescent stress and she shares her understanding with teenagers and the adults who care about them. This is her "pathways in the brain" model for helping young people deal with intrusive thoughts. It's part of the STRESS WELL FOR SCHOOLS materials and it will really …

10 Mysterious Men Behind History's Creepiest (True) Conspiracy

In 1973, a powerful politician knelt before a former mattress salesman from Tuscany; 10 years later, the mattress salesman simply walked out of a …

24 GIFs You Will Need Now That You Can Post GIFs To Facebook

Now that Facebook just started allowing GIFs, you'll need the right one to use at the right time.