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  • Pill to live to 150

    03/10/2013 3:21:20 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 39 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 03/10/2013 | Stephen Adams,
    The drugs are synthetic versions of resveratrol, found in red wine, an organic chemical believed to have an anti-aging effect, by boosting activity of a protein called SIRT1. GSK, the pharmaceutical firm, is testing them on people with particular medical conditions, namely Type II diabetes and psoriasis, a serious skin condition. David Sinclair, professor of genetics at Harvard University, said aging might not actually be an "irreversible affliction". He said: “Now we are looking at whether there are benefits for those who are already healthy. "Things there are also looking promising. We're finding that aging isn't the irreversible affliction that...
  • “Green Mile” actor Michael Clarke Duncan dead at 54, his fiancée says.

    09/03/2012 2:47:27 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 70 replies
    Washington Post ^ | September 3, 2012
    LOS ANGELES — “Green Mile” actor Michael Clarke Duncan dead at 54, his fiancée says.
  • Caption Dan Rather pic as he arrives for LAST Scheduled Broadcast

    03/09/2005 11:14:54 AM PST · by AmericanMade1776 · 79 replies · 2,408+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | March 9,2004
    Dan Rather enters the CBS broadcast center for his last scheduled broadcast of the 'CBS Evening News' March 9, 2005 in New York. Tributes to the 73-year-old newsman were mixed with sniping after his final months were marred by a reporting scandal that tarnished his reputation. REUTERS/Chip East
  • Inmates Charged With Hate Crime After Prison Fight Erupts Over Pet Spider (Tax Dollars At Work)

    12/19/2002 5:26:41 AM PST · by Lance Romance · 3 replies · 66+ views
    Associated Press | Dec 19, 2002 | The Associated Press
    Inmates Charged With Hate Crime After Prison Fight Erupts Over Pet Spider The Associated PressPublished: Dec 19, 2002 PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) - Two black inmates face felony hate crime charges after they allegedly beat a white prisoner who accused one of the pair of stealing his pet spider, officials said. James Borland suffered a skull fracture and needed brain surgery after the Dec. 11 attack, Charlotte Correctional Institution officials said. He could be released from Lee Memorial Hospital as early as Thursday but still has a year to serve on a sentence for hit-and-run and cocaine charges, jail records...