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Are Electric Cars Really That Polluting?

Not particularly, but debate has erupted lately that maybe they are. A major determining factor is the energy we use to mine the iron, lithium (Li) and rare earth elements (REEs), to smelt and process the raw materials, and to transport all these materials in order to manufacture the cars, the …

Google working to secure programming deals for upcoming internet TV service, says report

Google is considering an entrance into the internet TV game, according to a new report out today. The new over-the-top service would offer live TV broadcasts to customers over their internet connections, bypassing cable operators like Comcast and Time Warner Cable. <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> says the …

"Glee" Star Cory Monteith Found Dead In Vancouver

Updated: The 31-year-old actor was found Saturday in his hotel, police said.<p>Monteith's body was found Saturday around noon in a room on the 21st floor of the Pacific Rim hotel. He had checked in July 6 and was scheduled to check out Saturday, but did not. Hotel staff found his body when they went …

Manchester United Youth Prospects Who Could Break into the 1st Team This Season

Manchester United will always produce future stars through its youth and reserves team.<p>The Red Devils are known for their commitment to developing young players—a trend that thrived under former manager Sir Alex Ferguson.<p>David Moyes is now in charge at Old Trafford and is sure to continue this …

What's a good drink that I can order at just about any bar?

Filed to: ask the commenters roundupFiled to: ask the commenters roundup<p>ask the commenters roundup<br>• hive mind<p>13<p>Go to permalink<p>What's a good drink that …

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7 Money Habits Of The Rich That The Rest Of Us Can Copy

Yachts? Evening gowns? Travel?<p>That's true to an extent, but not all rich people live that way. For this argument, we'll define "rich" as having an excess of money, and "lavish" as obscenely using moolah like those in Hollywood.<p>Those who are rich, especially the self-made rich, are a different breed …

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The Prospect

Little Montaous Walton,<br>come blow your horn.<br>Another reporter is on the phone,<br>Offering you escape from the scorn.<br>Who is this boy<br>who plays till he weeps?<br>Living his dream,<br>but still fast asleep.<br>Will you wake him?<br>Oh no, not I,<br>for if I do,<br>he will laugh and then cry.<p>Montaous Walton, now 29 years old, says …

Obama’s “Dirty Wars” — and a soiled presidency

<b>Investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill (right) with a U.S.-sponsored Somali warlord in a scene from "Dirty Wars."</b><p>Reporter Jeremy Scahill’s riveting film helps explain how the “transformational presidency” turned to nightmare<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>June 9, 2013 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This is what it’s come to for Barack …