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Democratic lawmakers kept a 'dos and don'ts' cheat sheet for dealing with Black Lives Matter activists

The document, which was obtained and posted online by the mysterious hacker Guccifer 2.0, was sent by Troy Perry, a former Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee staffer, to the rest of the committee staff in November 2015.<p>Perry describes Black Lives Matter as "a radical movement to end …

Do video games lead to violence?

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump said Thursday during a White House meeting on school safety that the nation needs to address what young people are seeing.<p>"I'm hearing more and more people saying the level of violence on video games is really shaping young people's thoughts," he said. "And then you …

After turmoil, Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Seeking to bridge deep Democratic divides, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a …

A Muslim man who attended the same mosque as the Orlando shooter reported him to the FBI in 2014

In an op-ed for The Washington Post, Mohammed A. Malik, an entrepreneur from Fort Pierce, said that a big reason why he decided to write the op-ed was to counter Donald Trump's recent assertion that, even if Muslim-Americans harbor suspicions about fellow Muslims, they don't report those suspicions …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This man says his credit score was damaged by his former partner’s shenanigans.<p>53 min ago7:30 p.m. June 22, 2018<p>How the ‘fear of missing out’ can …

MoviePass

To tackle racism and xenophobia, big internet companies say they will try to review most notifications within 24 hours<p>An online “code of conduct” aimed at fighting hate speech has been launched by the European Union in conjunction with four of the world’s biggest internet companies.<p>Facebook, …

Internet

Here’s What Sexist Video Games Do to Boys' Brains

It can be easy to objectify women in some popular video games. In some games, you can even have your character pay a woman for sex and then kill her, …

5 Robot Animals You Need to Know About

<i>This article was originally posted on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Kastalia Medrano</b><p>Lifelike robots are kind of a gamble. When they're human-shaped, they're perpetually at risk of turning out weird. Sometimes they include things called "frubber." Sometimes they're a little creepy, probably a lot creepy to the distant …

Final Fantasy XV's new brodown anime isn't half bad

As you may have heard, A-1 Pictures (who worked on <i>Sword Art Online</i>, among many other shows since 2006), is producing a <i>Final Fantasy</i> anime. It's set …

Dear White Authors: Our Fantasy Doesn't Exist in a Vacuum

Other than retweeting and link-sharing, I've been mostly quiet through the backlash against J.K. Rowling for her offensive approach to #MagicInNorthAmerica. I've read threads from Native activists and articles by Native writers, and during it all, I've also been reading the last installment in <i>The</i> …

There's no way Donald Trump's plan to build iPhones in the US would actually work

"I'm going to bring jobs back. I'm going to get Apple to start making their computers and their iPhones on our land, not in China," Trump said. "How does it help us when they make it in China?"<p>Made-in-USA iPhones have come up before, most notably when President Barack Obama asked then CEO Steve …

What will life look like in 100 years? Underwater cities, printed food and holidays to Mars

They look like scenes from a science fiction film - but these striking images show how we could all be living in 100 years time.<p>From owning an …

‘Death House’ movie: Horror icons reuniting in one film

We relived the glory of 1980s action films with <i>The Expendables</i>, when action heroes like Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger regrouped to …

Opposition to a controversial technique could leave millions hungry

According the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, there are 795 million people (more than 10% of the world population) who are chronically undernourished. This includes 161 million children, of which 3.1 million die from hunger each year.<p>We need to double food production, with …

6 Feminist Myths That Will Not Die

Much of what we hear about the plight of American women is false. Some faux facts have been repeated so often they are almost beyond the reach of …

Women Against Feminism: Some women want equality without anger

Do American women still need feminism? A controversial social media movement called Women Against Feminism features women explaining — mostly in …

Vincent Callebaut Imagines "Oceanscrapers" 3D Printed from Recycled Trash

Vincent Callebaut Architectures has envisioned a radical underwater colony for "climate change refugees" 3D printed from recycled materials taken …

Carbon Fiber

Washington biology summit to consider ban on controversial technology<p>Delegates at a crucial scientific summit this week are expected to debate a ban on the use of the controversial technique of gene-editing. Hundreds of the world’s leading biologists will gather in Washington to discuss the …

Genetics

Famous Harvard professor rips into 'tyrannical' student protesters, saying they want 'superficial diversity'

High-profile incidents of racial discrimination at the University of Missouri have spurred students across the US to protest racism on their own campuses.<p>And while many civil libertarians have lauded the students' actions, Alan Dershowitz, a prominent Harvard Law School professor, has ripped into …

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Online Life

The joy of Finnish kindergartens will make you question how kids learn in the US

“The changes to kindergarten make me sick,” a veteran teacher in Arkansas recently admitted to me. “Think about what you did in first grade — that’s …

New Models Of Suspended Tents That Let You Sleep Among The Trees

Tent company Tentsile recently added three new models to its range of suspended tents.<p>It revealed Trillium, a small, stackable, versatile …

Portable

Photograph: Allstar/Disney<p>Mia Wasikowska as Alice in Tim Burton’s 2010 film version.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/19/1426783352359/a539c040-b540-4e19-9014-450b5f1756ac-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Allstar/Disney<p>Mia Wasikowska as Alice in Tim Burton’s 2010 film …

Literature

21 Fast Food Workers Reveal The Most Disgusting Sh*t They’ve Seen At The Drive-Thru

<b>1.</b> When I was working the drive thru at Popeyes, we would always tend to get this one couple who would come by. Sure, we had plenty of regulars, but …

Why are so many adults reading YA and teen fiction?

It’s not a secret that books written for children, teens and young adults (YAs) often sell far more copies than even the most popular adult reads. Although a relatively new market, having only really fully developed over the past 50 years, the children’s book industry has grown astronomically to …

Books

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

This Could Be the Future of Cruising

"Lilypads" off the coast of Monte Carlo. - <i>Photo by Vincent Callebaut</i><p>Fifty years ago, no one thought cruise ships would evolve into 1,200-foot behemoths capable of carrying 5,000 passengers. And while we’re excited by the innovations on new ships like Quantum of the Seas, it’s hard not to wonder how …