Aged one to ninety - the Congo rape epidemic has only gotten worse
Aged one to ninety - the Congo rape epidemic has only gotten worse
First discussed last year, the horrific pattern of repeated rapes my multiple militias of women in the Congo has reached even worse depths. Entire villages have had most of the men killed and all of the women raped many many times. picked by bernardblack 2 weeks ago
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 TheUltimate 33-Part Guide to Abandoned Places
TheUltimate 33-Part Guide to Abandoned Places
These thirty-three core articles cover hundreds of abandoned buildings, vehicles, towns and cities from around the world - highly organized, summarized and collected for the very first time. Consider this the must-bookmark essential guide to the world of haunting abandoned places and daring urban exploration. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 Riots in Greece
Riots in Greece
Hundreds of teens and adults have taken to the streets after a fifteen year old was murdered by police on the sixth. picked by TheAnt314 3 weeks ago
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 "The Gates Of Hell"
"The Gates Of Hell"
Awesome photography collection of lightning, clouds, storm and
- of course! - lava.

A few classics, several ones that were new to me at least. picked by suckersklub 3 weeks ago
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 Pearl Harbor Anniversary- 67 years ago
Pearl Harbor Anniversary- 67 years ago
Being that today is the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack, I thought I'd point out a site that has quite a few interesting links from photos to survivor stories. picked by DerAlt 3 weeks ago
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 After 28-Year Coma, Sunny Von Bulow Dies
After 28-Year Coma, Sunny Von Bulow Dies
Martha "Sunny" von Bulow, who spent the last 28 years of her life in oblivion after what prosecutors alleged was two murder attempts by her husband, Claus, died Saturday at a nursing home in New York. picked by suebe 3 weeks ago
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 Wearing 'almost homeless' sign, ex-executive seeks work
Wearing 'almost homeless' sign, ex-executive seeks work
"Almost homeless," reads the sign. "Looking for employment. Very experienced operations and administration manager." picked by suebe 3 weeks ago
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 Dog Left Outside Freezes To Sidewalk
Dog Left Outside Freezes To Sidewalk
A woman was arrested after she left her dog outside in 6 degree weather, causing it to freeze to the sidewalk. The dog weighing more than 120 pounds survived being frozen to a sidewalk overnight, probably because he was insulated by layers of fat, authorities said. picked by suebe 3 weeks ago
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 Exotic birds fall prey to foreclosure crisis
Exotic birds fall prey to foreclosure crisis
Real estate agent Jeffrey Dolfinger was making a routine occupancy check on a foreclosed home near Poughkeepsie, New York, when he made a heart-wrenching discovery: two bedraggled cockatiels nearly starved to death. picked by suebe 3 weeks ago
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 Lost city of 'cloud people' found in Peru
Lost city of 'cloud people' found in Peru
Archaeologists have discovered a lost city carved into the Andes Mountains by the mysterious Chachapoya tribe. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 Cop swaps 10lbs of cocaine with sugar
Cop swaps 10lbs of cocaine with sugar
A New Jersey sheriff’s officer and former council member pleaded guilty today to swapping 10 of the missing 90 pounds of cocaine in an evidence vault with sugar before conspiring to sell it. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 Oil Will Hit $25 A Barrel?
Oil Will Hit $25 A Barrel?
What?! Prices will drop in half...again?!

Sweet! picked by JoshSF49 3 weeks ago
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  Canadian Prime Minister suspends Parliament
Canadian Prime Minister suspends Parliament
Apparently there is a revolution on going up north. Is this the next country that Bush will send troops to? picked by Moe 3 weeks ago
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 Oldest Ever Lolcat Found *gasp* (Iz From Teh 1905)
Oldest Ever Lolcat Found *gasp* (Iz From Teh 1905)
This captioned cat picture postcard was found by Tracy Angulo in a Seattle antique store. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 Jurors Wanted to Convict Lori Drew of Felonies, But Lacked Evidence
Jurors Wanted to Convict Lori Drew of Felonies, But Lacked Evidence
Jurors would have convicted Lori Drew on three felony counts for unauthorized access to MySpace's computer system if they had been given the evidence from prosecutors, the jury forewoman in the Drew trial said Monday. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 ARG Matey, we're a comin' back!
ARG Matey, we're a comin' back!
Maybe they should put planks on all the cruise ships. picked by clscott645 3 weeks ago
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 Comparing a woman to Monica Lewinsky? That's a libel suit!
Comparing a woman to Monica Lewinsky? That's a libel suit!
In what has to be a terrible blow to Ms. Lewinsky's self-esteem, an Italian court has ruled that comparing a woman to the infamous intern is sufficient grounds to sue for libel. picked by bernardblack 3 weeks ago
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 Report warns Barack Obama to brace himself for a terrorist attack
Report warns Barack Obama to brace himself for a terrorist attack
Barack Obama should brace himself for a terrorist attack using nuclear or more likely biological weapons before 2013, a bi-partisan commission appointed by the United States Congress will warn on Wednesday. picked by Bornbad 3 weeks ago
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 Brazil aims for ZERO deforestation by 2015
Brazil aims for ZERO deforestation by 2015
Using both reforestation and reductions in deforestation, Brazil aims to cut their net deforestation to 0 by the year 2015.

Update/related to this. picked by Marli 4 weeks ago
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 Police State 2009: Pentagon to Militarize USA with 20,000 Armed Troops
Police State 2009: Pentagon to Militarize USA with 20,000 Armed Troops
In direct violation of the Posse Comitatus Act, which forbids military troops from playing a role in domestic law enforcement, the Pentagon has announced plans to station 20,000 armed, uniformed troops inside the United States where they will walk the streets, ready to "respond to terrorism events," picked by Bornbad 4 weeks ago
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 The WORLD WIDE UGLY COUCH CONTEST for 2008
The WORLD WIDE UGLY COUCH CONTEST for 2008
Final Votes Are Yours

Winner Announced
New Years Eve 2008 picked by Bornbad 4 weeks ago
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 Canada out of control!!! (Squeegee duel erupts)
Canada out of control!!! (Squeegee duel erupts)
It was then that the victim ran away and headed for a nearby gas station.

Once there, he grabbed a squeegee to defend himself. picked by Bornbad 4 weeks ago
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 Cruise Ship Outruns Pirates
Cruise Ship Outruns Pirates
A luxury cruise ship carrying passengers between Rome and Singapore came under attack from Somali pirates as it sailed between Somalia and Yemen. The captain managed to outrun them.

That had to have been one helluva ride for the passengers. picked by jhordie 4 weeks ago
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 I didnt know my brother existed
I didnt know my brother existed
and he lived 6 blocks away picked by JoshSF49 4 weeks ago
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 Yoshiro Nakamatsu, We Salute You
Yoshiro Nakamatsu, We Salute You
A goofy, lovable and generous mad scientist from Japan who’s working towards 6000 inventions before he dies at age 144. picked by Bornbad 4 weeks ago
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