• Culture

    Venezuela Begins Mass Deportation Of Colombians

    by  • 29 August, 2015 • Communism, Culture, Economy, Politics • 0 Comments

    Nicolas-Maduro

    By now Venezuelans have grown accustomed to President Nicolas Maduro’s penchant for pinning his country’s economic crisis on a gamut of devils, from native capitalist speculators to yanqui meddlers. But by sending troops to round up and deport Colombian nationals, toppling homes and separating families in the process, he may have outdone himself. The...

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    Massachusetts High School Orders Girls in Yoga Pants To Cover Their Behinds

    by  • 28 August, 2015 • Culture • 0 Comments

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    And the girls are staging a protest because girls “shouldn’t have to pay…because some boys can’t ‘control’ themselves.’” From Yahoo News: While most kids are planning for the first day of school, Emily Connolly, a 16-year-old from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, is planning a protest. Connolly argues the new dress code policy at Cape Cod...

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    PC School Rules Ban Wonder Woman Lunchbox

    by  • 28 August, 2015 • Culture, Food, WTF • 9 Comments

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    A little girl’s Wonder Woman lunch box was banned from school for allegedly being too “violent.” A letter sent by the school that the girl, named Laura, attends was posted online and quickly went viral, prompting many to weigh in on whether or not the school took things too far, People reported. “The dress...

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    Butt Dial, Manspreading, Beer O’Clock, & Other Words Now in Oxford English Dictionary

    by  • 27 August, 2015 • Culture, Humor, WTF • 5 Comments

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    From NPR: Can You Use That In A Sentence?: Dictionary Adds New Words August 27, 2015 Many entries are food-related: fast-casual, adj.: denoting or relating to a type of high-quality self-service restaurant offering dishes that are prepared to order and more expensive than those available in a typical fast-food restaurant cakeage, n.: (informal) a...

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    Confirmed: Ashley Madison Was A Scam

    by  • 27 August, 2015 • Culture, Tech • 8 Comments

    Bettie Page

    I downloaded the data and analyzed it to find out how many actual women were using Ashley Madison, and who they were. What I discovered was that the world of Ashley Madison was a far more dystopian place than anyone had realized. This isn’t a debauched wonderland of men cheating on their wives. It...

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    Bruce Jenner Fans Apoplectic Over Halloween Costume

    by  • 25 August, 2015 • Celeb, Culture • 1 Comment

    Bruce Jenner

    ‘This is so freaking mean’: Outraged Caitlyn Jenner fans take to Twitter after Halloween retailer launches costume based on the star’s Vanity Fair look. Fans and members of the transgender community were up in arms after a version of the Call Me Caitlyn ensemble, based on the star’s Vanity Fair look, went on sale...

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