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Jaasta E-ink Keyboard

The Jaasta keyboard has e-ink screens on each key to display different shortcuts and symbols. It’s also programmable so you can change the function of individual keys. It will soon be available as a crowdfunding reward for $299.

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1677

19 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

HOZIER: "Take Me to Church" gets some backup vocals from crowd choir. MSNBC: Gay marriage opposition an "indicator of moral depravity" CRAIGERY MORGAN: The comedian gives fans and friends a health update CLIMATE CHANGE: The geopolitical challenges of our future...

The Falcon Project Is Looking For 10 People

William Allen Barnes of the Falcon Project tells us they needs 10 people for a 6 month research study program out in the back country. This will require the researchers to "stay out there".

These Name Tags Will Make You Reconsider Gender Pronouns

Dropping a “she,” “he,” “her” or “him” doesn’t typically get a second thought in everyday conversation, but it’s time to reconsider the pronoun. As awareness of non-binary gender identities and transgender people becomes more prevalent...Show More Summary

Nick Jonas Says He’s Thrilled To Be Playing A Gay Character

19 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

My first reaction was genuine excitement at the opportunity to push myself as an actor and play a character with stakes as high as Nate’s, and questions about himself and his sexuality. I think one of the sexiest things in a person is their acceptance of all people, so I’m thrilled to play him.”   […]

Christmas is over — it’s time to throw your tree to the goats

A Christmas tree recycling program in California is feeding pines to goats to prevent brush fires in landfills.

The Best of Ditching the Dunce Cap 2014

Aaron Voyles writes about what he's seen and learned about college men from working with and around them. Some of his insights might surprise you. The post The Best of Ditching the Dunce Cap 2014 appeared first on The Good Men Proje...

The Telltale Games Collection

Telltale Games’ recent and upcoming point-and-click adventures in one bundle. It includes the entire The Walking Dead 1 & 2 and The Wolf Among Us 1, as well as Season Passes for Game of Thrones and Tales from the Borderlands.

Taylor Swift Bought Hugh Jackman's Sweaty Shirt

The Grammy-winning singer bid $6,000 to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. read more

Whitewashed Tombs: An Architect Plans to Transform This Abortion Clinic Into “Something Beautiful”

How do you killing babies in abortions less objectionable? Apparently you hire an architect to make the outside of the abortion clinic “something beautiful.” That’s what’s happening in Jackson, Mississippi — where the last remaining abortion facility in the state is hoping a new facade will help it stay open and attract even more business […]

News: Dustin Diamond, Eggnog, Michael Phelps, Rand Paul

20 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Sir Elton John's new hubby David Furnish will not be receiving an honorary spousal title that typically comes when a man with a royal title marries a woman. Utah man nearly drowns during eggnog chugging contest at an office Christma...

What Parents Everywhere Can Learn From This Trailblazing Toy Maker

On a side street in the less-than-touristy eastern section of downtown Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, tucked behind a tent-shaped building half-gutted by fire, you might just manage to find a four-story pink building. Notched with knobby, knot-shaped...Show More Summary

Catching Up With Tony Kushner: Master of Multiple Mediums

20 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

The playwright and screenwriter has enlightened our culture with everything from Caroline, or Change to Lincoln, but it’s his best-known masterpiece, Angels in America, that will likely be his legacy’s highlight—even if he doesn’t quite see it that way. read more

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

“We want Christmas without occupation.” Send Marissa Alexander a holiday card.  Last night a driver intentionally destroyed Mike Brown’s memorial. A spokesperson for Ferguson PD had this to say in response: “I don’t know that a crime has occurred. A pile of trash in the middle of the street? The Washington Post is making a […]

Since 1973 This Law Stopped Your Tax Money From Funding Abortions, Planned Parenthood Wants it Gone

(LiveActionNews) — When Planned Parenthood can’t bully its way to what it wants, it can still wish ill upon things that don’t go its way – like the Helms Amendment. In a tweet last week, the group used The Smiths and their song, “Unhappy Birthday,” as a mouthpiece to convey its sentiments toward the Helms Amendment: Hey fans of […]

Damaged But Unbroken

Wai Sallas draws inspiration to repair our damaged nation from his relationship with the hero of Unbroken, sports star and war hero, Louis Zamperini The post Damaged But Unbroken appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Nas’ Daughter Recalls Watching A Baby Walk Home Alone In Queensbridge

Since she’s Nas’ daughter, Destiny Jones has lived a charmed life, and started a lipstick line called Lipmatic. However, she has visited daddy’s old Queensbridge stomping grounds (which she says is “nice”) and took in sites like a baby roaming

Diabetes Prevention That Works

Lifestyle modification prevents Type 2 diabetes even more effectively in the elderly than in middle-aged patients.

Patch My PC

This Windows app will help you with one of the great Holiday traditions: checking up on your relatives’ computers. It can install, update or do both with over 100 applications, from Flash to iTunes. There’s also a paid version for businesses.

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