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The Netherlands: The demise of a famous football nation

< 1 minute agoSports / Football : BBC - Football

They are fourth in their World Cup qualifying group and have sacked coach Danny Blind - what has happened to the Netherlands football team?

Woman Who Had 10 Abortions Was Headed to Planned Parenthood for Her 11th. But Something Happened

God uses little actions to save lives. He did it recently in Houston, Texas where a baby was just saved from an abortion … and all it took to change a young woman’s mind was seeing one prayer volunteer holding a sign. The sign read: “Pray to end abortion.” “However,” said one of the Houston […]

Photographs from the World’s Largest Human Decomposition Center

< 1 minute agoArts : Hyperallergic

For his series The Washing Away of Wrongs, Robert Shults photographed the forensic research of the world's largest center for studying human remains at Texas State University. The post Photographs from the World’s Largest Human Decomposition Center appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Tesla employee is suing the company over claims of racial harassment and discrimination (TSLA)

A Tesla employee is suing the company, saying he experienced racial harassment, racial discrimination, and sexual harassment while working at the company's Fremont factory between June 2015 and April 2016. The lawsuit was filed in the...Show More Summary

Grierson & Leitch Episode 61: Life and Power Rangers

Grierson is back! Grierson is back! After taking a two-week break to rest his voice post-surgery, our beloved co-host returns this week, and man, did we miss him. We dig right into the Alien homage/ripoff Life, starring Ryan Reynolds, Rebecca Ferguson, and Jake Gyllenhaal. Show More Summary

An exhaustive timeline of the Trump-Russia connections — starting from 1979

< 1 minute agoNews : The Raw Story

Investigative reporters have begun to flesh out the Trump/Russia timeline. To keep everything in one location, here’s an updated summary (so far). 1979: Roger Stone is introduced to Donald Trump by notorious attorney Roy Cohn. [Added March 27, 2017] 1980: Roger Stone founded a lobbying practice...

The Climate Post: Carbon Tax Not On Agenda For Trump

President Donald Trump is not considering a national carbon tax proposal that a group of Republicans discussed in February. A White House official told GreenWire in an e-mail that although the group of Republican leaders visited theShow More Summary

Court Sends NLRB Back to Deal With Automatic Deductions for Dues

In what the dissent called a "hot potato," a divided appeals court said the National Labor Relations Board erred in rejecting the claims of grocery workers who had cancelled automatic deductions for their dues. The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia remanded the case back......

What’s Next for SQL Databases?

In this blog, I’ll go over my thoughts on what we can expect in the world of SQL databases. After reading Baron’s prediction on databases, here: https://www.xaprb.com/blog/defining-moments-in-database-history/ I want to provide my own view on what’s coming up next for SQL databases. I think we live in interesting times, when we can see the beginning of […]

How to Do Mahamudra Meditation

Through Mahamudra meditation, says Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, we relax into the emptiness, clarity, and awareness of ever-present buddha wisdom. The post How to Do Mahamudra Meditation appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Sen. Leahy Asked Judge Gorsuch About Apparent Error in His Testimony on Citizens United

I explained during the hearing about an apparent error in Judge Gorsuch’s testimony on Citizens United. Senator Leahy has now asked about it, in the written questions to Judge Gorsuch, so we will get a better sense if the judge … Continue reading ?

The 1920s Women Who Fought For the Right to Travel Under Their Own Names

< 1 minute agoLifestyle / Travel : Atlas Obscura

The current U.S. passport includes 13 inspirational quotes from notable Americans. Only one belongs to a woman, the African-American scholar, educator, and activist Anna J. Cooper. On pages 26-27 are words she wrote in 1892: “The cause...Show More Summary

James K. Polk's Remains May Be Moving to a Fourth Grave

< 1 minute agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

The 11th president has had a difficult time resting in peace.

DigitalFoundry - Splatoon 2 Global Testfire: Switch Analysis + Frame-Rate Test

A look at an early Testifire build of Splatoon 2 on Nintendo Switch. The game fixes at 1280x720 while in docked mode here, while a dynamic res is deployed in while in handheld mode - in both cases hitting a solid 60fps

Venom movie described as "sci-fi horror", eyes an R-rating, and may kickstart its own Marvel Universe

A new report indicates that Sony is looking to use its Venom solo movie as a launchpad into its own Marvel universe separate from Disney’s, and they’re apparently looking to draw a distinction between the two by giving Venom an R ra...

PET/CT for the general radiologist

< 1 minute agoAcademics / Physics : Physics World

Conference: 7 Jun 2017, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. Organized by The British Institute of Radiology.

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