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Build a DIY Flexible Camera Mount for Just $8

If you need an accessory for mounting your camera to random places, instead of purchasing a Gorillapod (or something similar), you can go a thrifty …

Artist's Illustrations Remind Us Love Is The Little Things

Love is cooking dinner on a Tuesday night; lazing on a Sunday afternoon; riding bikes through the park. Love is the little things.<p>Korean artist Puuung captures this in illustrations for the "Love is.." series showcased on Grafolio, an online forum featuring works from various artists, and updated …

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10 egregious myths the religious perpetuate about atheists, debunked

<b>David Brooks (AP/Nam Y. Huh)</b><p>Nonbelievers do not lack a basic moral code — despite what the likes of David Brooks might have you believe<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>April 21, 2015 8:15am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>In a regular poll conducted by political scientists Robert Putnam and David …

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6 Things To Consider Before Building Your Next Gaming PC

Believe it or not, the act of physically building your first PC is relatively simple. It’s the research beforehand and process of choosing your parts that can be daunting. Will X component be compatible with Y component? Is this case future proof? How large a power supply do I need? What should I …

Heartwarming Photos of the Amazing Friendship Between a Dog and an Owl

Dogs may be man's best friend, but Ingo the shepherd dog's special buddy is Poldi, a little owl who loves to pose for pictures and cozy up to his canine pal. Germany-based animal photographer and collage artist Tanja Brandt documents their unlikely friendship in heartwarming portraits that show the …

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How Vietnam Haunts the Democrats

Fifty years later, the ghosts of Pleiku and LBJ linger over modern politics.<p>On February 7, 1965, a company of 300 Vietcong guerrillas armed with AK-47s, mortars and rifle grenades attacked an American helicopter base named Camp Holloway in the town of Pleiku, located in the Central Highlands of …

The gospel according to Bill Murray: impending apocalypse, seatbelt safety and his favourite saint

On the way to Bill Murray’s hotel, I keep stepping over bits of his face. An ear here, a chin there. Damp scraps of cardboard Bill Murray masks litter the streets, evidence of the crowd 48 hours before, huddled against the hail, a sea of identical rueful smiles.<p>It’s the day after the day after Bill …

A tank veteran on Fury: 'Very realistic, but it can't show the full horror of war

I first met Bill about five years ago in his local pub following a Remembrance Day service in Wellesbourne, Warwickshire. Recently widowed, he sat in the corner on his own, nursing his pint. We struck up a conversation about the war and over time became firm friends.<p>Bill was called up in 1942 and …

Big Name Filmmakers Come to Kodak’s Rescue, Push Deal to Save Motion Picture Film

One of the last vestiges of the Kodak of old, the one part of its film division not sold off in 2012, is the company’s motion picture film business. …

A Majestic Japanese Garden in Portland

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Taxpayers fund teaching creationism

Taxpayers in 14 states will bankroll nearly $1 billion this year in tuition for private schools, including hundreds of religious schools that teach Earth is less than 10,000 years old, Adam and Eve strolled the garden with dinosaurs, and much of modern biology, geology and cosmology is a web of …

UN: Burma Buddhists killed more than 40 Muslims

Burma presidential spokesman strongly objected to U.N. claims, denied reports of massacre.<p>Rangoon, Burma (AP) — At least 48 Muslims were killed when Buddhist mobs attacked a village in an isolated corner of western Burma earlier this month, the United Nations said Thursday, calling on the …

Anti-Consumerist Rapper Macklemore Adds Dr Pepper To Growing List Of Endorsement Deals

Since then, Macklemore has racked up endorsement deals from the likes of Cracker Jacks , the NBA , and now, Dr Pepper. Though he once famously chided listeners for thinking they could impress a woman with the brands they buy, Macklemore now seems to be suggesting that if they were truly unique, …

School tries to silence fifth-grader’s speech on religion

<b>Zachary Golob-Drake (WFLA)</b><p>A Florida student writes about injustices committed “In the Name of Religion”<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>December 17, 2013 3:36pm (UTC)<p>Zachary Golob-Drake is the kind of kid any school would be proud to have representing it. And last week, the Tampa, Fla., fifth-grader won a …

The real New Atheism: Rejecting religion for a just world

<b>Christopher Hitchens (AP/Chad Rachman)</b><p>Hitchens didn’t think rejecting religion would solve everything. But he knew only reason would give us justice<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>December 14, 2013 7:00pm (UTC)<p>The ever-polemical atheist author Christopher Hitchens died two years ago this month, yet his incisive, …

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

'Sexual jihad': Tunisian women go to Syria to 'relieve' holy warriors, return pregnant

Tunisian women have traveled to Syria to wage 'sexual jihad', performing intercourse with dozens of Islamist fighters and returning home pregnant, …

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5 Essential Photo Apps for Your Phone

The smartphone has not only revolutionized the way we live but also completely altered the landscape of modern photography. If you have any doubts …