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Friday Round-Up: gifts from all your favorite social media sites

It’s Friday and time for another round-up. Do you realize that one week from today it will all be over. Instead of buying gifts for each other, we’ll be standing in even longer lines to return what we got so we can buy what we want. That’s the American way. The day after Christmas is […]

A Peaceful Muslim Speaks Out

For the sake of fairness to peaceful Muslims, the following commentary by a peaceful Muslim is republished below: “Teaching tolerance through Islam” - Dr. Yameen Khalil, Tulsa World, Friday, December 19, 2014, p. A 17. Each time I see a news headline with a link between Islam and terrorism my heart sinks. Show More Summary

Say hey, baseball: Matt Kemp is finally traded. Now what?

Friday morning's baseball checks in on the new-look Padres, Vin Scully's lost ring, and the Giants' offseason. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. There are all kinds ofShow More Summary

A Poem For Friday

by Alice Quinn “A Morning” by Mark Strand (1934-2014): I have carried it with me each day: that morning I took my uncle’s boat from the brown water cove and headed for Mosher Island. Small waves splashed against the hull and the hollow creak of oarlock and oar rose into the woods of black pine […]

Freebie Friday! Free Games For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile games for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include Gangstar Vegas, Aces of Steam and Hodor Keyboard. Download them all without spending a cent! More »      

New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics 12/12/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The New York Knicks have been struggling on and off the court recently with controversy seeming to brew after each loss. Derek Fisher's squad went after a much-needed win against Boston on Friday night. Watch full highlights here. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

One Improvement Each Line Must Make for the Toronto Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs have enjoyed some early successes in the 2014-15 season. When the team has needed scoring, it's had it most nights. The team is second in the NHL in scoring heading into Friday night's play. The defence hasn't...Show More Summary

London protestors rally against UK porn laws by sitting on each others' faces

LONDON — Hundreds of protestors have descended on Parliament to protest against new porn regulations. A mass "face-sitting" is being staged Friday at the Old Palace Yard in central London to challenge a recent law included in the Audiovisual...Show More Summary

Say hey, baseball: So, who will sign Max Scherzer?

Friday morning's baseball wonders what kind of market exists for Scherzer, as well as wrap ups from the winter meetings. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. There are all...Show More Summary

Freaky Friday: Men and Women

Freaky Friday: Men and Women 2:36 See what happens when Men and Women walk in each other's shoes Submitted by: geoffreyplitt Regular Keywords: Freaky Friday Gender Gender Roles Scary Cat Calling Funny Views: 180

Your Guide to Holiday Shopping With a Social Mission

Each year after Thanksgiving, the shopping season kicks into high gear with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. In response to this time of heavy consumerism, nonprofits proposed Giving Tuesday, which asks people to consider giving to organizations...Show More Summary

Enzo Zidane scores winner for Real Madrid C in thrilling game against Atletico Madrid C [Video]

Enzo Zidane bagged the winner for Real Madrid against their bitter rivals Atletico Madrid last Friday! Well, it was between the third side of each club but it’s a start for the 19-year-old with the mega-famous surname. With the scores locked at 2-2 up popped Enzo, as he may well go by to distance himself […]

J.K. Rowling to Release New ‘Harry Potter’ Content Each Day for 12 Days Starting December 12, 2014

2 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

British novelist J.K. Rowling, best known for her globally popular Harry Potter books, will be releasing new content from the Harry Potter universe on Pottermore each day for 12 days starting Friday, December 12, 2014. With wonderful writing by J.K. Rowling in Moments from Half-Blood Prince, shiny gold Galleons and even a new potion or […]

Sam Smith, Beyonce And Pharrell Williams Lead The 2015 Grammy Awards With Six Nominations Each

The 2015 Grammy Nominations are in and leading the way are Beyonce, Pharell and newcomer Sam Smith with a whopping six nominations each. The complete list was revealed during Friday night’s A Very Grammy Christmas special. Overall, the Grammy Nominations were a healthy mix of both fresh faces and seasoned performers. Show More Summary

Ariana Grande and Big Sean Show Hot PDA on Stage

Ariana Grande and Big Sean couldn't hide their love on Friday. The couple pulled out all the stops during the singer's set at KIIS FM's Jingle Ball concert in LA, embracing and holding each other while performing their duet "Big Mistake." At one point, Ariana lit up with a massive smile as Big Sean wrapped his arm around her waist. Show More Summary

Heisman Watch 2014: Latest Predictions in Race for Coveted Award

The case against Marcus Mariota winning the 2014 Heisman Trophy becomes increasingly difficult to make with each passing week. The junior exorcised his demons with a Pac-12 Championship victory over No. 7 Arizona on Friday night, scoring two touchdowns through the air and three on the ground. Show More Summary

Saturday Open

Go ahead. Post some stories. Post some videos. Be nice to each other. Now read this:Friday Open (Dec 5, 2014) Thursday Open (Dec 4, 2014) Wednesday Open (Dec 3, 2014) Tuesday Open (Dec 2, 2014) Cyber Monday Open (Dec 1, 2014) Sunday Open (Nov 30, 2014)

Open thread for night owls: The media and the police violence protests

Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting provides a mini-critique each Friday of a few events or issues covered by the traditional media. Here is the latest edition: Blast from the Past. At Daily Kos on this date in 2008—Gall: Size XXXL: When...Show More Summary

Twisted Music Video Of The Week Vol. 164: Mr. Oizo “HAM”

This video comes at a rather interesting time. Just last week we had Black Friday, the day where people will literally stampede over each other so that they can get [INSERT ITEM] at a ridiculously discounted price. I guess saving money is worth maiming and sometimes even killing each other, right? That’s why when comic […]

Friday Funny: Over a Century’s Worth of Failed Eco-Climate Quotes and Disinformation

Compiled by Tom Scott Please note that many of these quotes were taken almost verbatim from various sources, but I have made a effort to verify each before inclusion. (See at end for a partial list of sources) Before getting to the climate quotes, I offer the following in order to provide a feel for…

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