Lolu Ayinde

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A Woman Is Being Harassed On Twitter For Her Thread On 9/11 And Black History

After Elexus Jionde’s 9/11 tweet went viral, a potential Twitter bug disabled threading on the tweetstorm it was meant to introduce, removing crucial context and exposing her to further abuse.<p>When the tweet went viral (50,000 retweets in less than 24 hours), Jionde decided to add to it, detailing …

A philosopher’s 350-year-old trick to get people to change their minds is now backed up by psychologists

The 17th century philosopher Blaise Pascal is perhaps best known for Pascal’s Wager which, in the first formal use of decision theory, argued that believing in God is the most pragmatic decision. But it seems the French thinker also had a knack for psychology. As Brain Pickings points out, Pascal …

Psychology

Scare Everyone With This 1991 Mercedes-Benz AMG Hammer

You'd be hard-pressed to find a more menacing-looking car for sale.<p>How do you make a Charger Hellcat look like it's trying too hard? Park a Mercedes-Benz AMG Hammer next to it. The old Merc might be down on horsepower compared with the Hellcat (385 hp vs. 707 hp), but it oozes attitude in a way the …

Top 5 Video Games That Were Way Ahead Of Their Time

2. Thief: The Dark Project<p>Thief: The Dark Project was the first stealth game to utilise light/shadow as a central gameplay mechanic, forcing the …

DIY Homemade Digital Microscope

If your children are enthusiastic about learning new things, especially if they are science related, you are going to love this cool idea. You will …

27 of the strangest world records ever set

People will do some pretty crazy things to get in the record books.<p>Though some world-record holders are physical anomalies — like the world's tallest person, or the shortest— the Guinness Book of World Records is filled with some incredibly strange attempts.<p>There's the people who set a record for …

World Records

Something completely preventable | Doctors without borders

In the final installment of my audio diary from Yemen I talk about a desperate mother, an airstrike and working in the emergency room.<p><b>Transcript</b><p>I am …

Emergency Medicine

Reporter: 'F*** it, I quit' - CNN Video

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Episode 131 (Ebola Makes It To Nigeria)