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Morning After Gay Comedian Has Literal Last Laugh on Dead Bully | Newsfeed Charlie Hebdo's Muhammad-Dick Cover Sells Out in France | Defamer What Would Miley Cyrus Look Like With a Bubble Bath Bush? Voila

<b>Morning After</b> Gay Comedian Has Literal Last Laugh on Dead Bully | <b>Newsfeed</b> <i>Charlie Hebdo</i>'s Muhammad-Dick Cover Sells Out in France | <b>Defamer</b> What Would …

Miley Cyrus

France Arrests Comedian for Facebook "Joke" a Week After <i>Charlie </i>Attack

As millions around the world rally behind <i>Charlie Hebdo</i> and the freedom of press, France has quietly been detaining people for exercising free speech …

Mark Wahlberg Shouldn't Be Pardoned, Say Victim and Prosecutor

Mark Wahlberg doesn't deserve a pardon, says the woman who prosecuted him for beating up two Vietnamese men in 1989.<p>"In the 13 years I served in the …

Letters From Death Row: Jeffrey Wogenstahl, Ohio Inmate A269-357

From time to time we publish letters from death row inmates. Today, we bring you a letter from Jeffrey Wogenstahl, who is scheduled to be executed by …

FBI Agent Shot Up Evidence Against Hundreds of Heroin Dealers: Report

A heroin-addicted FBI agent ingested the evidence against at least 28 alleged drug dealers, leading the agency to dismiss dozens of charges—and as …

22 of the Coolest, Freakiest Articles on Wikipedia

Welcome to Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club(CFWC)—an absurdity hub.<p>Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club is the leading Facebook group for delivering the weirdest …

Desperate Sorority Rush Guide's Frantic Scream: No Mandy Moores

It's sorority rush season, ladies, and everyone you know needs to be judged on a scale of "NO NO NO NO NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO" to "THE COOLEST GIRL …

Rich People Insisting They Can't Afford to Live, Vol. 666

Despite many gracious pleas for the cessation of this practice, it appears that wealthy people (in Canada) are making bold and whiny public …

The Twisted Psychology of Busyness (You're Not as Busy as You Think You Are) | Inc.com

A recently released book by <i>Washington Post</i> reporter Brigid Schulte is getting a lot of media attention. When you read the title--<i>Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time</i>--you'll see why.<p>From parents to students to teachers to CEOs, is there a demographic category or job function …

Time Management

See What You’ll Look Like In 20 Years

Disagree? Well in 20 years, you can prove the software wrong.<p>I always hoped to be a silver fox. But I’m a pug. I guess people like pugs.<p>I’m looking at my face in 20 years–myself at age 52–because for whatever self-loathing reason, I was compelled to take part in this strange “Futureself” …

A Top Twitter Executive Just Had A Massive Direct Message Fail

It looks like Twitter's finance chief Anthony Noto thought he was messaging another Twitter executive about buying a company. Anthony Weiner, a prominent victim of the DM Fail, was quick to step in and offer support.<p>It seems Twitter's new chief financial officer hasn't gotten the hang of Twitter …

Schadenfreude

Breck Bednar stabbing: Lewis Daynes admits boy's murder

<b>An "internet predator" has admitted stabbing to death a 14-year-old boy after meeting him online.</b><p>Breck Bednar, of Caterham, Surrey, was found with a neck wound at a flat in Grays, Essex, in February.<p>Lewis Daynes, 19, of Rosebery Road, Grays, was due to stand trial at Chelmsford Crown Court on a …

Crime

Pakistani man shoots niece for listening to loud music | Reuters

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A Pakistani man shot dead his teenage niece because she was listening to loud music, police said on Tuesday.<p>Muhammad Gullistan, 30, found his niece alone at her home on Sunday in Chakwal, 90 km (56 miles) southeast of the capital, Islamabad.<p>“Muhammad Gullistan visited the …

Female suicide bombers kill at least 30 in crowded Nigerian market

Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on Tuesday in a crowded market in Nigeria’s north-eastern city of Maiduguri, killing at least 30 people, according to witnesses and a security official.<p>The two teenage girls entered the busy market and detonated their explosives, said Abba Aji Kalli, …