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NASCAR at Daytona 2015 Results: Winner, Standings, Highlights and Reaction

Although Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s strong effort in the 2015 Daytona 500 in February was all for naught in the end, his luck was a little better the second time around at the Daytona International Speedway. Earnhardt won the Coke Zero 400 early Monday morning.<p>A caution on Lap 154 led to a frenzied …

Motorsport

Watch Stephen Colbert Mock Dissenting Supreme Court Justices

"My condolences to gays with commitment issues who are asking their partner 'if we can please talk about this when I get home from work today.' Also …

First 'Dragon Ball Super' TV Series Footage Released

As Dragon Ball Super starts its run on Japanese TV this July, we’ve now had our first taste of what the series will look like in the form of a new teaser trailer.<p>Set after the end of the Majin Buu saga and before the start of the 28th World Martial Arts Tournament the story of Super will cover Goku …

Anime

10 NHL Teams Facing Long-Term Salary-Cap Concerns

The Associated Press (via <i>USA Today</i>) reports NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman expects the salary cap for 2015-16 to settle in around $71 million, depending upon fluctuations in the Canadian dollar. That will make things difficult for NHL teams with limited cap space next season.<p>If the Canadian dollar …

NHL

Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …

The U.S. military is a national security threat

America’s armed forces are a massive drain on resources that could otherwise strengthen the country<p>The American military budget is massive.<p>At $610 billion, it dwarfs the combined military budgets of China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, France, the UK, India and Germany (see chart below). Put another way, …

National Security

7 Photos That Prove Women of All Sizes Look Hot in Bikinis

Be proud of your body — it's always a bikini body.<p>Swimsuit season seems to creep up out of nowhere every year, whether you're ready for it or not. But SimplyBe, a plus-size clothing brand in the UK, wants you to be proud of whatever body you're working with right this moment.<p>SimplyBe is asking …

Clothing

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Gender

Here's how the refs will be biased this week in the NFL playoffs

When breaking down playoff matchups, fans often forget the most crucial element: How a CIA-grade conspiracy will trickle down to the referees and influence the outcomes of the games.<p>The NFL playoffs are rigged. Why else would the referees who oversaw last Sunday's wild card game in Dallas pick up …

NFL

Fantasy Forecast: Points, Rating, Hits, PP Points

'Shawshank' stars reunite for 20th anniversary

Believe it or not, it's been 20 years since Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins had that epic reunion in "The Shawshank Redemption."<p>On Tuesday, the two actors came together once again to celebrate the movie's 20th anniversary with writer/director Frank Darabont, who adapted "Shawshank" from a Stephen …

Here's how Dungeons & Dragons is changing for its new edition

Dungeons & Dragons has been no stranger to reinvention.<p>The 5th edition of the game will officially begin its slow, months-long rollout later this month, with the release of the Starter Set; a kit which will include the barebones essentials of what you need to know to play a basic campaign. In the …