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The Free Thought Project

Site with some pretty good content about the “police state” in the USA.     The Free Thought Project.

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Dizzying New GIFs at the Intersection of Art and Math by Dave Whyte | Colossal

Starting this month Verizon FiOS customers can get upload speeds every bit as fast as their download speeds. Since that means faster, easier sharing of high-res illustrations, designs, and photos, FiOS is sponsoring a series of posts on Colossal to help us commission and share these super hi-res animated GIFs from some of the most…

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Rare Historical Photos of Germany, Russia, Nazis, 1930s

Crazy Pics of a Crazy Time Rare Historical Photos – Imgur.

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Artist attempts to create most frustrating products imaginable – Imgur

Artist attempts to create most frustrating products imaginable – Imgur.

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The Islamic State (Full Length) | VICE News

holy shit dude… Islamic State is successfully brainwashing all the kids. Islamic Calaphate. Basically Kill all Infidels no matter what! Fuckin’ CRaZY?! The Islamic State (Full Length) | VICE News.

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What’s Your Major? 4 Decades Of College Degrees, In 1 Graph : Planet Money : NPR

Pretty sweet chart on this page: In honor of college graduation season, we made a graph. It answers a few questions we had: What is the mix of bachelor’s degrees awarded today, and how has the mix changed over the past several decades? Hover over the graph to see how the popularity of each category…

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LiveLeak.com – Kurdish TV news anchor cries for dead Kurdish Kids…

ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh— ahhhhh 🙁 ///////////////////////////////////// The news anchor could not hold his crying when he learns theyfound more than 15 Kurdish kids hiding in the mountainsnear Shingal town dead from lack of no water and foods… After the attack ofISIS on Shingal Town, lots of Kurdish Yazidi families ran to the hills and mountains near Shingal town to…

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Derinkuyu & The Underground Cities of Cappadocia | Sometimes Interesting

In 1963, a man in the Nevşehir Province of Turkey knocked down a wall of his home. Behind it, he discovered a mysterious room. The man continued digging and soon discovered an intricate tunnel system with additional cave-like rooms. What he had discovered was the ancient Derinkuyu underground city, part of the Cappadocia region in…

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Cow magnet – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A cow magnet is a veterinary medical device for the treatment or prevention of hardware disease in cattle.[1] Traditionally, cow magnets were strong alnico magnets about 1cm by 8cm (0.4 by 3.1 inches) in the shape of a smoothed rod, but today they are more commonly several ring-shaped ferrite magnets attached to a stainless-steel or…

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Dramatic Tornadoes of Light Photographed by Martin Kimbell | Colossal

Dramatic Tornadoes of Light Photographed by Martin Kimbell | Colossal.

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Confessions of a vegan

Really nice writing! Aside from militant cyclists, racists, bullies and Roosters fans, the people who used to shit me most profoundly were vegans. Self-righteous, hectoring, humourless, spoilsports – I’d have crossed a crowded dinner table to avoid them, until the fateful day I became one myself. Even saying the words “I’m a vegan” still sounds…

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Laser-Cut Paper Creates Amazing “Stain Glass” Type Art by Eric Standley

These are pretty flippin’ awesome! New Stained Glass Windows Made from Stacked Laser-Cut Paper by Eric Standley | Colossal.

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Advice From a Vegan Cardiologist – NYTimes.com

Dr. Kim A. Williams, the president-elect of the American College of Cardiology, often sees patients who are overweight and struggling with hypertension, Type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol. One of the things he advises them to do is to change their diets. Specifically, he tells them to go vegan. Advice From a Vegan Cardiologist –…

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Understanding the Bootstrap 3 Grid System

This is a nice tutorial and sample code for wrapping your head around the Bootstrap 3 Responsive Grid System. Understanding the Bootstrap 3 Grid System ♥ Scotch.

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10 Hearty Vegan Camping Recipes for Your Adventures in the Wild | Inhabitots

campfire toasted burritos for the win While this recipe for Campfire Toasted Burritos isn’t vegan, it’s easy to switch out the non-vegan burrito fillers and substitute with your favorite veggies, salsa, vegan cheese and beans and you’ll be good to go. But do follow the instructions for how to cook directly over the fire. Add…

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CryptoNote Technology

Untraceable payments The ordinary digital signature (e.g. (EC)DSA, Schnorr, etc…) verification process involves the public key of the signer. It is a necessary condition, because the signature actually proves that the author possesses the corresponding secret key. But it is not always a sufficient condition.   CryptoNote Technology.

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Bitcoin Help – The best damn guide to Bitcoin.

Note: would you rather watch videos instead of reading a bunch of text? Then check out the Top Five Videos that Explain Bitcoin (Fast), or for even more details, the Best Technical Videos On How Bitcoin Works. The way Bitcoin works is what differentiates it from all other payment systems and currencies. Bitcoin is software that tracks and…

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