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Why Syria Matters: Sunni oil versus Shia oil and the battle for regional hegemony in the Middle East.

The Syrian Regional War rages on and nobody knows how to put out the fire. <br>Up to now, the Obama administration tech nerds have proved pretty savvy …

Patrick Stewart Comforts TNG Fan

Lemon Sweetie is a TNG fan who went to a panel at Comicpalooza featuring the wonderful Patrick Stewart, the rest is the most heart warming story of …

Dwyane Wade Wants The Ball Because He's More Than LeBron's "Help"

After the Pacers thoroughly dominated the Heat Saturday night, the Big Three are starting to show the signs of frustration we all wondered about when …

NBA

Indiana On LeBron James: "He's A Flopper"

Near the end of the third quarter last night, LeBron James stepped to the free throw line for a pair of foul shots and the Indiana crowd serenaded …

Lebron

David West played Game 6 with 103-degree fever

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers forward David West played Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals with a 103-degree fever, a league source told Yahoo! …

Basketball

Elysian Park before Dodger Stadium: A history

We've heard many times the story of Chavez Ravine, that a small Mexican community was forced to vacate their homes so that the Dodgers could build …

Sex on a Pile of Cash Sounds Great Until Your Online Date Robs You

Imagine this: You set up the perfect kinky hook-up on the Internet. You found a hot partner who wants to have sex with you, provided this sex happens …

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Had Twice as Many of Viewers as HOUSE OF CARDS

Here Is The Paterno Family's Lawsuit Against The NCAA

Though delayed by overtime hockey, <i>Costas Tonight</i> eventually devoted a whole hour last night to a re-examination of the Freeh report. Bob Costas said …

College Sports

Unusual binary asteroid zooms past Earth tomorrow

Genetically modified wheat: Japan postpones order from Portland grain shipper, investigation continues

Japan, the biggest importer of soft white wheat grown in Oregon and Washington, postponed a 25,000-ton order from a Portland grain shipper Thursday, …

Samurai Fett Custom Star Wars Action Figure: Boba Blade - Technabob

He’s squat, he’s got tusks, twin blades, much honor, and he is on the hunt for Han Solo. He is Samurai Fett. This sweet custom made Star Wars …

Liquid Blood Recovered From Long-Frozen Woolly Mammoth Remains

<b>A team of Russian mammoth researchers working in Siberia have discovered an unexpected and unprecedented find — a mammoth carcass preserved in ice</b> …

Fake Reality Television Shows That Could Be Real Advertised in PBS Subway Poster Campaign

“<i>The fact that you thought this was a real show says a lot about the state of TV.</i>”<p>In collaboration with CHI&Partners NY, New York PBS station …

TV

Hong Kong Starbucks Used "Toilet Water" To Make Coffee

In Hong Kong, Starbucks patrons are upset and for good reason: the coffee chain's Central Hong Kong branch has used "toilet water" to brew coffee …

Hong Kong

Tiny humidifier works with any water bottle

Carrying a full-size humidifier with you when you travel isn’t particularly convenient. If you still don’t want to dry out while sleeping in your …

Crowd Funding

RT @Steve_OS: This is basically David West's reaction to EVERYTHING... http://t.co/VgSdmDp2UZ

Tactical BBQ Apron: Arm Yourself With Your Arsenal of BBQ Utensils - Technabob

Having a barbecue sometimes feels like you’re heading to a war zone, with neighbors incessantly holding out their plates and kids running around and …

Clever Mug Catches Coffee Drips Before They Become Stains

Harnessing the complex hydrodynamic properties of surface tension, this brilliantly re-engineered mug features a strategically engineered reservoir …

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Beavers Battle Back To Puctuate Pac-12 Title

Oregon St. won a wild one with a 2 out, walk-off RBI single by Ryan Barnes that scored noted Cougar killer Dylan Davis, who never should have been on …

Supercut Of Arrested Development Running Gags

Emmy-winning comedy <i>Arrested Development</i> was brought back from the TV graveyard and given life by Neflix. Bluth fans rejoice in this recap of a few of …

New Jersey Bars Busted Selling Rubbing Alcohol and Dirty Water as Top Shelf Booze

When you’re out drinking with some friends, it can pay to stick to well liquor. Why? Because it’s a fairly common practice for unscrupulous bar …

Watch @paul_george24's dunk again (and again) on Pacers.com.

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Josie And The Pussycats Are Back — And They’re More Real Than Ever

Comics<p>Comic Book News, Reviews, Previews, and Commentary. Get info on well-known characters and comic movies for real comic book fans.<p>Comics<p>Tegan and …

The Avengers Redesigned as ‘Star Wars’ Clone Troopers

In collaboration with JJKirby, artist Jon Bolerjack has redesigned characters from Marvel’s <i>The Avengers</i> as Storm, Clone, and Shock troopers from <i>Star</i> …

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