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  • Remembering Art Bell: Videos, Audio, Photos & Artwork

    04/20/2018 1:02:22 AM PDT · by Morgana · 7 replies
    Coast to Coast AM ^ | April 19, 2018 | Coast to Coast Am
    Remembering Art Bell: Videos, Audio, Photos & Artwork In tandem with our 4/19/18 Art Bell Tribute Show, we present a collection of media celebrating Art, and the unique contributions he brought to Coast to Coast AM, and the world of the paranormal, and alternative thought. Art Bell received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the trade publication Radio & Records in Los Angeles on Saturday March 10th, 2007. These photographs by Lex Lonehood capture the historic ocassion when Art, George and Ian were gathered together for the first time. ***PICTURES ON LINK***
  • New York Yankees Post Message of Support for Bullied 10-Year-Old Girl: 'We Got Your Back'

    04/20/2018 12:13:06 AM PDT · by blueplum · 3 replies
    Inside Edition via MSN ^ | 19 Apr 2018 | Samantha Williams
    A 10-year-old girl from Pennsylvania received a special shout-out from the New York Yankees after sharing her experience of bullying in a heartbreaking video. The video shows Cassidy Slater, of Scranton, holding up sheets of paper describing the hardship she faces at her elementary school every day from bullies. "There's 4 of them and only 1 of me," she wrote....{snip} Among the video's many viewers were the New York Yankees. Some members of the team responded to her with a video of their own, using the same format with pieces of paper. The video started with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia...
  • Fairbanks Man Shoots Pit Bull Attacking Dog Being Walked By Two Girls

    04/19/2018 11:37:51 PM PDT · by Norski · 36 replies
    Fairbanks Daily Newsminer ^ | 4/19/18 | Dorothy Chomicz
    FAIRBANKS—A Fairbanks man critically shot a pit bull in Aurora Subdivision on Wednesday evening after it attacked another dog being walked by two girls. The pit bull was shot twice in the head and later euthanized by a veterinarian, according to Fairbanks police officer Doug Welborn. The 12- and 16-year-old girls were walking their rat terrier on the 2000 block of Bridgewater Drive when the attack happened. The girls were not injured, but the pit bull's owner was bitten while trying to stop the attack, according to Welborn. Vern Woods, 80, told the Daily News-Miner he was home watching TV...
  • Titanic 2 - Jack's Back -Trailer

    04/19/2018 11:30:16 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 9 replies
    youtube ^ | Jan 26, 2018 | VJ4rawr2
    Coming this summer, it's Titanic 2: Jack's Back! Leonardo DiCaprio returns as Jack Dawson in this newly remastered trailer for the 2006 cult film Titanic 2. What happens when everything you ever knew is gone? Join Jack in a deadly game of cat and mouse, as he battles a corrupt police force and discovers the truth about Titanic. Will Jack and Rose finally get the happy ending they deserve?
  • Officials Arrest 16-Year-Old Believed to Be Boyfriend of Victim Found Along San Gabriel River...

    04/19/2018 10:17:00 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 5 replies
    KTLA ^ | Updated at 08:01PM, April 19, | Anthony Kurzweil, Lauren Lyster, Elizabeth Espinosa and Rick Chambers,
    Investigators said they have not yet recovered a murder weapon. Corina said investigators are working to determined a motive in the fatal stabbing. Friends and investigators at the scene said the suspect was Sanchez's boyfriend, and that the victim was ending their relationship. Officials do not believe anyone else was involved. Students and staff at South El Monte High School were just learning about his death Thursday. Grief counselors will be made available to students wishing to talk. “Jeremy was a well-known student here. … I believe he played baseball, football, wrestling … a year-round athlete,” El Monte Union High...
  • Coors Banquet (Featuring John Wayne and R. Lee Ermey)

    04/19/2018 9:25:23 PM PDT · by Kartographer · 5 replies
    Youtube ^ | 3/25/11
    The second of the Coors commercials featuring the Duke. This one also features R. Lee Ermey
  • Legendary broadcaster Gil Santos passes away at the age of 80

    04/19/2018 8:32:21 PM PDT · by massmike · 5 replies ^ | 04/19/2018 | NBC Sports Boston Staff
    Legendary Patriots broadcaster Gil Santos passed away today on his birthday at the age of 80. The long-time voice of the Pats served in the booth for a total of 36 years, mostly alongside former Patriots kicker Gino Cappelletti. Santos also served as the morning sports anchor for WBZ-TV.
  • Report to Congress on U.S. Navy Next-generation Frigate (FFG(X)) Program

    04/19/2018 7:43:57 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 6 replies
    USNI News ^ | 04/17/18
    The Navy in 2017 initiated a new program, called the FFG(X) program, to build a class of 20 guided-missile frigates (FFGs). The Navy wants to procure the first FFG(X) in FY2020, the second in FY2021, and the remaining 18 at a rate of two per year in FY2022-FY2030. The Navy’s proposed FY2019 budget requests $134.8 million in research and development funding for the program. Although the Navy has not yet determined the design of the FFG(X), given the capabilities that the Navy’s wants the FFG(X) to have, the ship will likely be larger in terms of displacement, more heavily armed,...
  • Cooking in the 1800s

    04/19/2018 7:43:23 PM PDT · by SamAdams76 · 48 replies
    Found this article out on the Internets ^ | Long Time Ago | Courtney Hybarger
    Today’s rapidly increasing demands and hectic schedules make it challenging for a family to dine together. Many dinners include fast food or carryout delivery from places like KFC or McDonald’s. When families do have time to prepare a meal, it is rarely “from scratch.” Technology that we often take for granted—such as microwaves and refrigerators—has greatly affected what we eat and how we eat it. Modern meals are planned around the family’s schedule, but this was not the case two hundred years ago. In fact, two hundred years ago, the family planned its schedule around meals! During the early 1800s,...
  • Tennessee boy, 7, dragged off school bus by feet in shocking video

    04/19/2018 6:59:30 PM PDT · by Morgana · 38 replies
    Fox ^ | April 19, 2018 | Madeline Farber | Fox News
    A 7-year-old boy from Memphis allegedly suffered a concussion after he was dragged off a school bus by his feet in an incident captured on video. The boy, a student at Robert R. Church Elementary School, was forcibly removed from school bus by an unidentified male employee on April 12, FOX13 reported. Shortly before the video was recorded, the employee was allegedly breaking up a fight.
  • Soros in Retreat: Billionaire’s University to Move from Budapest to Vienna

    04/19/2018 6:53:14 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 10 replies
    True Pundit ^ | 4/19/2018 | Admin
    After a sustained campaign against the influence of left-wing billionaire George Soros by the Hungarian government, Soros’s Central European University has announced its plans to move from Budapest to Vienna. The Central European University (CEU) has come under fire from the Hungarian government which had previously claimed it was unfair that the institution was allowed to give out both Hungarian and U.S. diplomas while not operating a campus in the USA. Now, the university has announced that it has plans to leave Budapest and move to neighbouring Austria where a new campus will be set up, Swedish radio broadcaster Sveriges...
  • Shirtless Detroit Tigers fan goes viral

    04/19/2018 6:11:40 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 28 replies
    Sam Vosburgh, 60, nicknamed Chewbacca, says he rarely wears a shirt because he “runs hot.” “It's crazy, this is overwhelming I never expected this, I just went to watch the ballgame with my grandkids and my son in-law and all the sudden all this. It's overwhelming, it's beyond.” He was shocked to find out he had gone viral, because the Vosburgh said he goes to a lot of games and is almost always shirtless.
  • Stop flying flags at half staff for former first ladies.

    04/19/2018 6:04:26 PM PDT · by A Cyrenian · 42 replies
    I don't mean to be disrespectful to Mrs. Bush. But when clinton gets her butt thrown in jail and later passes away.Do we really want to fly the flag at half staff for a convict?
  • Taco Bell Space Station? It’s possible, panelists say

    04/19/2018 5:59:45 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 15 replies
    Space News ^ | 4/19/18 | Debra Werner
    COLORADO SPRINGS — Future private space stations may be sponsored by major corporations, which prompted a spirited discussion during a panel on the future of low Earth orbit at the 34th Space Symposium here. “I don’t want the Taco Bell International Space Station,” said Erin MacDonald, modeling and simulation engineer for Engility’s Space and Mission Systems Group. “I think it goes against what the public perceives the space station is supposed to be like.” While the International Space Station is unlikely to be rebranded by Taco Bell or any other corporation, if a new commercial space station is “paid for...
  • “To Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before”

    04/19/2018 4:57:16 PM PDT · by Twotone · 45 replies
    Northwest Connection ^ | April 3, 2018 | Gordon Fulks
    Those who can remember a half century back will recall these words, spoken by Captain James Kirk of the starship Enterprise at the beginning of each episode of Star Trek: “Space—the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five-year mission—to explore strange new worlds—to seek out new life and new civilizations—to boldly go where no man has gone before.” Although the original series lasted only three years and 79 episodes, it spawned follow-on series and has become a cult classic. But this essay is not about classic science fiction, the starship Enterprise, or Captain Kirk. Yet...
  • Two deputies shot, killed in suspected ambush in Florida

    04/19/2018 3:33:20 PM PDT · by Jed Eckert · 43 replies
    WFTS, Tampa Bay ^ | Apr 19, 2018 | Mary Stringini
    TRENTON, Fla. — Two deputies in Trenton, Florida were killed in the line of duty on Thursday. Around 3 p.m., two Gilchrist County Deputy Sheriffs were shot and killed in the Ace China restaurant in downtown Trenton, after a suspect walked up to the business and shot both deputies through the window. According to the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, when fellow deputies responded to the scene, they found the shooter deceased outside the business and both deputy sheriffs deceased. ...(more at link)
  • Suspect shoots, kills 2 deputies through restaurant window in Trenton, Florida

    04/19/2018 3:30:41 PM PDT · by lastchance · 46 replies The Florida Times Union ^ | April 19, 2018 | First Coast News.
    "Two Gilchrist County deputies were shot and killed inside a restaurant in Trenton after a suspect walked up to the business and fired at them through the window, according to the Gilchrist County Sheriff Bobby Schultz."
  • How to Listen to the Background Hum of Gravitational Waves From all the Black Holes Colliding...

    04/19/2018 3:27:17 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 12 replies
    Universe Today ^ | 4/19/18 | Matt Williams
    How to Listen to the Background Hum of Gravitational Waves From all the Black Holes Colliding into Each Other Article written: 18 Apr , 2018 by Matt Williams The first-ever detection of gravitational waves (which took place in September of 2015) triggered a revolution in astronomy. Not only did this event confirm a theory predicted by Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity a century before, it also ushered in a new era where the mergers of distant black holes, supernovae, and neutron stars could be studied by examining their resulting waves.In addition, scientists have theorized that black hole mergers could actually...
  • "Le Chat Bleu" - original blues/ambient music, by Yours Truly

    04/19/2018 3:24:30 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 11 replies
    Me, via YouTube ^ | 4/18/18 | Me, as "Hopalong Ginsberg"
    Yes, I mixed blues and ambient music - I'm going to hell anyway; what do I have to lose? For a free download of "Le Chat Bleu" click here, click on Buy Now, and choose $0.
  • So, what is an "equity conference?"

    04/19/2018 3:02:01 PM PDT · by cld51860 · 30 replies
    Upcoming event at my kid's school. 6th grade