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  • Controversial TikToker Kyle Marisa Roth, Notorious for Hollywood Exposés on Figures Like Oprah, Jennifer Lopez, and Diddy, Found Dead at 36

    04/17/2024 12:55:38 PM PDT · by george76 · 48 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Apr. 17, 2024 | Jim Hᴏft
    Kyle Marisa Roth, 36, a famous TikTok personality famed for her explosive celebrity gossip and Hollywood exposés, has been confirmed dead by her family. Roth, who carved a niche for herself by sharing insider information, blind items, and uncovering scandals within the entertainment industry, was known for her fearless approach and had amassed a considerable following. Her family announced her untimely demise on Monday with heartrending posts across various social media platforms. “My daughter Kyle has passed away. She touched some of your lives personally and some of your lives via her immense life on another platform. Kyle loved and...
  • Galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies and galaxies....

    04/17/2024 10:56:47 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 63 replies
    Science and Cosmology Facebook page ^ | Science and Cosmology Facebook page.
    From the Sciences and Cosmology web page: "Want me to tell you something that will blow your mind or make you lose sleep? Well, look at this picture. Each of those dots you see is a GALAXY... And each GALAXY has roughly 100BILLION STARS. Also, each STAR has at least 1 PLANET. Now how many galaxies do you think there can be in that picture? And this is just a photograph of a very little parcel of the universe. This makes me lose sleep, thinking about how so insignificant we really are. Lol."
  • Loch Ness Monster Goes Interstellar: Will NASA Join the Hunt?

    04/17/2024 9:23:45 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 15 replies
    EuroWeekly News ^ | 16 Apr 2024 | Anna Ellis
    The Loch Ness Centre has reached out to NASA for assistance in a new quest to search for the Loch Ness monster. Following last year’s extensive search of Loch Ness in the Highlands, which included the capture of loud underwater noises and several potential sightings, the centre is eager to enlist NASA’s expertise in their pursuit. Scheduled to coincide with the 90th anniversary of Sir Edward Mountain’s expedition, the latest search will take place from May 30 to June 2. Since the inaugural expedition in 1934 by the Watchers of the Monster, over 1,156 sightings have been documented on the...
  • Woman wheels a CORPSE into a bank and tries to get him to 'sign off' a loan in her name while holding his head up in front of suspicious staff who ask why he looks 'very pale'

    04/17/2024 8:12:39 AM PDT · by Morgana · 50 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | April 17, 2024 | Natalia Penza
    This is the moment a woman wheeled a corpse into a bank and allegedly tried to get him to 'sign off' a loan in her name while holding his head up in front of suspicious staff who asked why he looked so pale. Bank employees started filming the pair and ended up calling for an ambulance and police as she used her hand to keep the deceased pensioner's head upright and told him: 'Uncle, are you listening? You have to sign it. I can't sign for you.' Footage showed the woman telling the dead man to grip hold of his...
  • ‘Mutant’ Cockroaches Reported in Spain

    04/17/2024 12:39:21 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 30 replies
    EuroWeekly News ^ | 16 Apr 2024 | John Ensor
    Spain: Mutant cockroaches pose health risks Image of a cockroach. Credit: chaipanya/Shutterstock.com Recent findings suggest a disturbing trend in the genetic alterations of cockroaches, directly linked to ongoing climate changes. So far in 2024, Spain has reported a significant rise in cockroach infestations, with incidents increasing by 33 per cent compared to the previous year. Experts, including Jorge Galvan, director of the National Association of Environmental Health Companies (Anecpla), attribute this surge to the record temperatures that are accelerating the metabolic cycles of these pests, notably the Germanic cockroach, commonly found in homes and food-related businesses. Most Read on Euro...
  • Woman's transplanted 'man hands' became lighter and more feminine over time

    04/16/2024 10:17:09 AM PDT · by Gamecock · 30 replies
    Live Science.Com ^ | March 13, 2020 | Mindy Weisberger
    A young woman in India who lost both of her hands in a bus accident received limbs from a darker-skinned male donor. Years later, the skin of her transplanted hands has lightened. Her transplanted hands came from a 21-year-old man who died after a bicycle crash. Over the next year and a half, physical therapy improved Siddanagowder's motor control of her arms and hands, which gradually became leaner than they were at the time of the transplant. But there was another unexpected change: The skin on her new limbs, which had been darker because the donor had a darker complexion,...
  • “It’s a brutal, brutal scene”: The role Denzel Washington insisted on torturing himself for

    04/15/2024 7:16:06 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 33 replies
    Far Out Magazine ^ | Mon 15 April 2024 | Thomas Leatham
    Throughout his career, Denzel Washington has embodied a fearless dedication to his acting roles. In every character, he imbues a deep psychological exploration informed by a process of extensive research, with Washington diving into the nuances and minutiae of their personal lives and habits. Whether portraying a ruthless drug lord in American Gangster, a corrupt cop in Training Day or a critical historical figure in Malcolm X, Washington has always approached his roles with an unrivalled commitment, proving his deep-set work ethic and boundless professionalism. There was one movie in particular where Washington took his acting dedication to the next...
  • Beijing Half Marathon Probes 'Embarrassing' Win by Chinese Runner

    04/15/2024 2:40:41 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 17 replies
    Footage shared widely online appeared to show three African runners deliberately allowing China's He Jie to win.Organisers of the Beijing half marathon said on Monday (Apr 15) they were investigating after footage shared widely online appeared to show three African runners deliberately allowing China's He Jie to win. Video clips of Sunday's race showed the Kenyans Robert Keter and Willy Mnangat, Dejene Hailu of Ethiopia and home runner He approaching the finish. The three African runners can be seen pointing to the finish line and apparently waving He out in front, while appearing to slow down. He, the 2023 Asian...
  • Jake Paul says that 'Donald Trump will knock Joe Biden without touching him'; the Republican agrees

    04/14/2024 7:49:34 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 3 replies
    Marca ^ | 14/04/2024
    Jake Paul is heating up his fight vs Mike Tyson, and the electionWe are still a few months away from the much-awaited fight between the former heavyweight champion and one of boxing's greatest ever, Mike Tyson, and influencer turned boxer Jake Paul, which will take place on July 20 at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys. Jake Paul is already making waves, but the fight is still far away. His recent Fox News 'Jesse Watters Primetime' appearance was a masterclass in stirring the pot. He delved into his upcoming battle with Iron Mike and even dipped his toe into...
  • The Best Oj Simpson jokes that got Norm Macdonald fired from NBC. 🤣🤣

    04/14/2024 10:48:38 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 37 replies
    You Tube ^ | 4/12/23 | Exposing Boulder
    The #Oj jokes that got Norm fired from #NBC, if only he could of waited it out he'd be having a field day of the #news #Ojsimpson dead at #76
  • Guess Which Michigan Politicians Passed Up Chance to Condemn ‘Death to America’ Chants

    04/14/2024 7:00:01 AM PDT · by Rev M. Bresciani · 16 replies
    New American Prophet ^ | April 14, 2024 | Robert Spencer
    For politicians, one would think it would have been an open-and-shut case, and in earlier, saner ages in our national life, it would have been. If a group of people in America get together and scream “Death to America,” officials ought to be lining up to condemn them, and there should be investigations and, if non-citizens are involved, deportations. We live, however, in Old Joe Biden’s America, in which the America-hating left is the dominant cultural force, and so some high-profile politicians have been notably wary about condemning calls for the destruction of the nation they have vowed to protect...
  • Parasite that lived in woman's eye for 2 years likely came from crocodile meat

    04/12/2024 7:07:40 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 12 replies
    LIVESCIENCE ^ | Nicoletta Lanese
    Doctors described a case of a rare infection called ocular pentastomiasis, which is caused by a parasite known to lay its eggs in snakes. A mass that had been growing in a woman's eye for two years turned out to be a parasite that sometimes passes from reptiles to humans, doctors say. The doctors flagged contaminated crocodile meat as a potential source of the rare infection, which may make it the first case of its kind in medical literature, they reported Thursday (April 11) in JAMA Ophthalmology. The report's authors diagnosed the woman with an infection called "ocular pentastomiasis," a...
  • McDonald’s Just Debuted the World’s First Scented Billboard — Here’s Where to Find It

    04/12/2024 6:58:46 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 7 replies
    Food & Wine ^ | April 12, 2024 | Emily Price
    It's our kind of Pavlovian prank.If you catch a whiff of McDonald’s fries while you’re walking down the street in the Netherlands, there’s a chance you might be standing near a billboard instead of the world-famous golden arches. Yes, you read that right — a billboard. How disappointing. In perhaps what amounts to one of the greatest Pavlovian pranks of all time, McDonald’s is tempting spud lovers with billboards that diffuse the enticing scent of the brand’s much-revered French fries — an aroma so iconic that the world’s most popular fast food chain didn’t even bother to print anything on...
  • The Director Who Vanished From the 13th Tee of a California Golf Course

    04/12/2024 4:12:48 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    SFGate ^ | April 10, 2024 | Andrew Chamings
    Greg Howells' wife told SFGATE she believes the playwright staged his own death On a summer evening in 1997, a theater director headed out to hit a twilight round of golf in Carmel Valley, the wealthy oceanside town on California’s Central Coast. There was a gentle breeze rustling the oak trees and tall grass that evening, the sea air a mild 60 degrees. Greg Howells played 12 holes and was never seen again. His cart was found on the 13th tee, with no balls remaining in his bag and some clubs thrown down on the grass. A script of...
  • Bear caught on camera trying to break into parked police car

    04/12/2024 11:42:45 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 33 replies
    UPI ^ | APRIL 12, 2024 | Ben Hooper
    April 12 (UPI) -- The Florida Highway Patrol posted security camera footage showing a hungry bear attempting to break into a parked patrol car. The FHP's Troop F, based in the southwest part of the state, posted a video to Instagram showing the furry suspect who is "wanted" for "attempted burglary of [an] FHP state trooper car." The footage shows the bear, apparently on the hunt for snacks, approach the parked vehicle and attempt to use its mouth and paws to work the door handle. The attempted break-in by the bear, nicknamed "Teddy" by the FHP, was ultimately unsuccessful, as...
  • TAKE MY MONEY!!!! TAKE IT!!!!

    04/12/2024 3:06:57 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 45 replies
    Youtube Shorts ^ | 4/12/2024 | By Laz A. Mataz
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  • The History of the Gypsies (Roma)

    04/11/2024 3:28:01 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 44 replies
    Description: Known across the world by many names such as: "Gypsies", "Roma", "Romani", "Sinti", etc... ; the Gypsies played a crucial role in the development of the Balkans & the history of many of the countries that inhabit the region today such as: Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Greece, Bosnia, Albania, Macedonia, and many others outside of the region. Yet, when talking about history, very rarely are the Roma mentioned or talked about. In this video we go over the origin of the Roma in India, their migration across the Silk Road and into the Balkans, their life in the Balkans...
  • Whoopi Goldberg Makes False Claim Showing Her Utter Ignorance of U.S. History – WATCH

    04/11/2024 5:31:28 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 25 replies
    Daily Fetched ^ | April 11, 2024 | Jason Walsh
    Whoopi Goldberg Makes False Claim Showing Her Utter Ignorance of U.S. History “The View” host Whoopi Goldberg suffered another unhinge meltdown, accusing Republicans of wanting to bring back slavery. However, Goldberg’s claims are far outside of the truth. The fact that the Republican Party was founded to end slavery in the U.S. shows Goldberg’s ignorance of American history. Not only that, the party that she supports supported slavery. Which begs the question: Why would Republicans fight to bring back something that they fought to end? The Democrats rely on ignorance from useful idiots like Goldberg to continue lying to the...
  • Here's why a houseboat was spotted floating across San Francisco Bay

    04/10/2024 2:02:34 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 25 replies
    ABC7 ^ | Wednesday, April 10, 2024
    The North Bay is the final destination for this rare sight in the San Francisco Bay -- it's a two-story houseboat out to sea! SKY7 captured video of the houseboat getting moved to its new home in San Rafael. The boat was forced to leave Docktown Marina in Redwood City. That's because of a long legal battle, which determined vessels that people live on were not allowed to block access to a state waterway in San Mateo County. Between 60 and 80 houseboats had to relocate. This one's journey from Redwood City to San Rafael reportedly took two days.
  • ‘Inclusive Healthcare’: Man Has Two Healthy Fingers Amputated For ‘Body Integrity Dysphoria’

    04/10/2024 7:53:35 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 32 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | Apr 9, 2024 | Mairead Elordi
    The man had considered removing the two fingers himself. A Canadian man had two healthy fingers amputated to treat his “body integrity dysphoria,” a case report about his procedure reveals. The 20-year-old ambidextrous man experienced “profound distress” over his left hand’s fourth and fifth fingers and decided to have them amputated, according to the case report, which was published March 27 in Clinical Case Reports, an open access medical journal. Body integrity dysphoria is the rare phenomenon of individuals wanting to amputate parts of their body, usually limbs, often because they feel the body part does not belong to them....