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The man who got spit on at a Donald Trump rally said he never felt such hatred in America

Sanchez, 30, is from Honduras. He lives in the U.S. on a work permit, and has been here for 14 years. Sanchez works as a technician at Hilliard Automotive in Richmond, Virginia, the host city of a Trump rally that got testy in mid-October.<p>Trump's rhetoric about illegal immigration had rubbed …

Best Life Hacks Every Man Needs To Know

Pop quiz hotshot: You’re a modern day man caught up in the daily grind, littered with hazards and naysayers on your path to glory. What do you …

Robust Android ransomware spreading across American devices

Malware developers have been forced to code more advanced software as security measures evolve and people become more educated. They need to be a little more tricky now, and the bad news is these attackers are not really falling behind the big corporations that try to protect us. Ransomware has …

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Nude images of Marilyn Monroe offer snapshots of taboo Hollywood history

Rare handmade color separations of Marilyn Monroe images have gone on display in San Francisco, showing the actress in the nude as well as the painstaking effort that went into creating posters before the computer age.<p>On Friday and Saturday, Bay Area residents will be able to gaze at large prints …

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Every Question You've Ever Had About Flying, Answered By A Pilot

<i>By: Jeremy Glass</i><p><i>Credit: iStock.com</i><p>Let's just put it right out there: flying is a king-sized pain in the ass.<p>The cramped seats, the recycled air, the turbulence, the mysterious noises, and whaaaaaaaaaaat's the deal with the food? If you can identify with the fourth of the population that gets …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

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Frog Riding on a Beetle's Back is Reminiscent of a Wild West Scene

Using macro photography, Hendy Mp captured a bizarre nature scene unlike any we've observed before. His colorful images feature a tree frog hitching a ride to the back of a giant horned wood-boring beetle. The adventurous frog, looking like a cowboy at a rodeo, managed to stay on top of the insect …

Unexpected Life Found In The Ocean's Deepest Trench

The Mariana Trench cuts a 1,500-mile incision in the bottom of the Pacific Ocean near the island of Guam. That's where an international team of scientists has just spent over a month sending probes down to the deepest place on Earth.<p>The scientists were stunned by the amount of life they found …

What caused Sony hack: What we know now

What we now know about the Sony Pictures hack shows this cybermystery isn't over yet.<p>The FBI presented evidence that North Korea was behind the hack. Upon closer examination, security experts, hackers and people familiar with Sony's computer networks are uniting with this disheartening reality: …

Jules ChéretFrench, 1836 - 1932

<b>Poster for the Newspaper Le Courrier Francais</b>, 1897

Charleston. South Carolina, US (by Magda Bognar)

João Mendes Ribeiro - Barn renovation, Cortegaça 2004 (prev). Photos © Fernando Guerra

Jules ChéretFrench, 1836 - 1932

Jules Chéret<br>French, 1836 - 1932<p><b>Jardin de Paris</b>, 1897<p>Offset lithograph, 12.375 x 9<p>Bell Gallery

Beziers, France (by pplphotos91)

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Newton Le Willows library is fizzing with great books

Optimism for today’s job market

Carter Williamson - Cowshed house, designed along an existing brick wall, Glebe 2013. Photos © Brett Boardman

Carter Williamson - Cowshed house, designed along an existing brick wall, Glebe 2013. Photos © Brett Boardman.

Even though he only describes it as a hobby, Heinz Maier’s high-speed water drop photography is some of the best we’ve seen

Even though he only describes it as a hobby, Heinz Maier’s high-speed water drop photography is some of the best we’ve seen.<p>Using simple white backgrounds and colored liquids, Heinz transforms water into amorphous sculptures.

Brooklyn-based artist Sam Friedman

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A glorious fuck-ton of perspective angle references (per request).<p>[From various sources.]<p>Sources:<p>Perspectives Tutorial by DerSketchie<br>• TUTO - male reference pose by the-evil-legacy<br>• tuto - women ref poses by the-evil-legacy<br>• Foreshortening Practice by Bambs79<br>• How to Draw Manga vol. IV - Dressing You Characters in Casual Wear<br>• HUMAN PROPORTION: SIMPLIFYING THE FIGURE USING GEOMETRIC FORM AND GESTURE by The Helpful Art Teacher<br>• Basic comic interpretation - different camera angle by diaemyung<br>• Foreshortening …

Michigan Inmates Get A Wardrobe Makeover After Sheriff Deems Orange Uniforms Too “Cool”

Piper Chapman and all her cool friends on the Netflix show <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> have made orange prison uniforms too fashionable for the liking of one Michigan sheriff. At Saginaw County Jail, Sheriff William Federspiel decided inmates would be getting a wardrobe makeover: their new uniforms will …

Modostudio - Elisabeth and Helmut Uhl Foundation, Laives 2014. Via, photos © Laura Egger

Modostudio - Elisabeth and Helmut Uhl Foundation, Laives 2014. Via, photos © Laura Egger.

We Bet You Can't Tell Where That Bottle Came From (VIDEO)

)<p>Visual perception is tricky business. Just take a look at this clever new video posted by magician-turned-psychologist Richard Wiseman -- and see if you can figure out where that bottle comes from before Wiseman explains.<p>Stumped? Don't worry. The camera is set up in a way that will keep tricking …

Rock, Paper, Scissors Makes Traffic Bearable

Is this the cure to road rage?<p>It's late, cars are honking, and these two blokes just want to get home. But when traffic is at a stand-still, what is there to do?<p>A video posted to YouTube and getting some traction on Reddit shows two commuters in an intense, gentlemanly game of rock, paper, scissors.<p>…

Rapist Really Upset Victim May Have Given Him HIV

(Newser) – Sympathy is likely to be in short supply for Richard Thomas as he waits to find out whether he caught HIV from the woman he raped. The …

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NSA reportedly intercepting laptops purchased online to install spy malware

According to a new report from <i>Der Spiegel</i> based on internal NSA documents, the signals intelligence agency's elite hacking unit (TAO) is able to conduct sophisticated wiretaps in ways that make Hollywood fantasy look more like reality. The report indicates that the NSA, in collaboration with the …