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Violent Video Games Can Turn Kids Into Progressive Intellectuals

According to a number of recent articles like this one from the BBC, “Violent video games leave teens ‘morally immature.’’”<p>The BBC writes about work done by Mirjana Bajovic, a researcher at Brock University, who published an article in the journal <i>Educational Media International</i> entitled: “Violent …

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Here's the Racist Paula Deen Deposition Transcript

Here's that racist <b>Paula Deen</b> deposition you've been waiting for. Yesterday the <i>National Enquirer</i> dropped that they'd seen a video of Paula Deen giving a deposition in which she claimed, among other things, that <b>"of course" she has used the "N-word"</b> and that she'd considered a wedding with all black …

Paula Deen Wire

Following a racist deposition testimony in which she admits to having used the n-word, <b>Paula Deen's</b> company has given an official statement to TMZ, basically using Deen's age as an excuse: "Ms. Deen recounted having used a racial epithet in the past, speaking largely about a time in American history …

New ‘Sesame Street’ muppet has a parent in jail

More than one in 28 children have a parent locked up behind bars—that’s 2.7 million children in United States, according to a report by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Only 25 years ago that number was 1 in 125.<p>Who’s helping these kids understand their parents’ incarceration?<p>Enter Alex, the newest …

Pay for play: Judge set to hear case that could transform college sports

A federal judge in California heard arguments Thursday on whether thousands of current and former athletes can join a lawsuit that could upend the multi-billion-dollar business of college sports.<p>Ed O’Bannon, a power forward for the UCLA basketball team in the mid-1990s, is among those suing to …

Judge bars audio experts from George Zimmerman trial who say screams were not his

In a major victory for murder suspect George Zimmerman, a judge Saturday ruled that prosecutors may not put on the witness stand two state audio experts who say the voice heard screaming for help on a 911 call was someone other than Zimmerman.<p>Those screams, recorded while Zimmerman was fighting …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Food Secrets Of NBC's "Hannibal"

The food is never what it appears to be, at all — but it's especially not people. The show's creator and food stylist explain how they do it.<p>When NBC ordered 13 episodes of a show about cannibalistic serial killer Hannibal Lecter, the show's creator, Bryan Fuller, had a difficult task: He needed to …

10 July 4th Tips for RIBS! Plus, the Only Ribs Recipe You'll Ever Need

Admit it, part of the pleasure of ribs is that you get to eat them with your fingers. So they're a must-have at July 4th celebrations. With this First-Timer's Ribs recipe and these 10 expert tips, you'll always make perfect ribs.<p>Choose the right rib. Baby backs make great starter ribs -- they're …

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In Tomorrow's Wars, Battles Will Be Fought With a 3-D Printer

A 3-D printed drone is shot down by insurgents near a far-flung base manned by the U.S. military. Within hours, a small lab dropped onto the base by …

San Francisco: 17 Sips and Bites from the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market's 20th Anniversary Cocktail Party

GallerySan Francisco: 17 Sips and Bites from the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market's 20th Anniversary Cocktail Party<p>This week marks the 20th anniversary of San Francisco's iconic Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, and we were invited to celebrate with cocktails and bites inspired by the season at last night's …

Youngsters use dementia drugs to boost brain power, survey finds

Some young people in Britain have used drugs for dementia and other conditions to boost their mental performance, a major survey suggests.<p>Medicines …

CDC: Poop in Pools Across the US

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said this week that the majority of swimming pools across the country are contaminated by fecal …