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Fake clown attacks put French police on alert and trigger vigilante response

French police are on high alert after fake clowns caused panic across France in a spreading phenomenon that has led to violence and a response by vigilantes.<p>Fourteen teenagers dressed as clowns and carrying pistols, knives and baseball bats were arrested outside a school in Agde, southern France, …

Почему истории успеха настолько бесполезны

Этот пост понравится мизантропам: ведь он про то, что нет ничего бесполезнее, чем чужой успех. Вот если бы было место, где люди честно бы делились …

The link between lead poisoning and violence

The Cardiff study that correlates reduced alcohol consumption with the sustained fall in serious violence since 2001 partly explains this happy outcome (Report, 23 April). However, a longer-term factor has been the decline in lead exposure since the 1980s. In skeletons from ancient Rome lead levels …

'Watch Dogs' adds real guilt to fake killing

The defining experience of every <i>Grand Theft Auto</i>-style game is running over pedestrians with cars. Typically, I think nothing of it — they’re not really people, after all. They might look a little bit like you and me, but they are devoid of personality, of consciousness, of soul. So when I’m …

5 Pretty Good Reasons to Be an Atheist

People love lists. Am I right? So here is a list of five pretty good reasons why you should be an atheist. Now I know I am not going to convince everyone with this list because god-belief has been indoctrinated into our society for a long time and most people have been raised to believe in some …

Выбирая выражения | Журнал Esquire.ru

<b>Мак-наци</b> <i>(Mac nazi)</i><br>Человек, помешанный на продуктах компании Apple.<p><b>Гинекобиблиофобия</b> <i>(Gynobibliophobia)</i><br>Ненависть к женщинам-писательницам.<p><i>Далее</i> Фаррелл …

Navy’s New Cost-Saving Weapon: A Laser That Can Shoot Drones From the Sky

The Laser Weapon System (LaWS) currently installed aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) in San Diego, Calif., is a technology demonstrator built from commercial fiber solid-state lasers strung together and controlled and directed onto targets by an MK 15 Phalanx Close-In Weapon …

U.S. Navy to field first laser weapon, could shoot down a drone | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy said on Monday it will deploy for the first time a laser weapon on one of its ships that could be capable of shooting down drones and disabling vessels.<p>The amphibious transport dock ship USS Ponce is seen underway in the U.S. 5th fleet area of responsibility in …

Россия производит впечатление великой страны, но больше ничего не производит

12:14 05/04/2013 Александра Ильина 0 5858<p>Фермер Василий Мельниченко о селе, Путине, Болотной и креативном классе<p>Александр Уткин<p>Смелые высказывания …