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Friday Talking Points -- Crisp Bee Urine and Other Fun Anagrams

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.23.2017 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Colbert pointed out that "Reince Priebus" is an anagram for "crisp bee urine." Without vowels, his name becomes: "RNC PR BS" -- which could indeed also be a very foreshortened version of his job description. But there it is.

Alarmingly High Levels Of Cyanide Detected Near China Warehouse Blast

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.20.2015 | World

Officials inspecting the aftermath of a deadly warehouse explosion in Tianjin, China detected dangerously high levels of cyanide. The Aug. 12 blasts i...

Is Cyanide in Its Autumn Hours? Greener Gold and the International Implications of a Romanian Ban on Cyanide

Adam Cernea Clark | Posted 09.24.2013 | World
Adam Cernea Clark

Now over two weeks into ongoing protests that give no indication of subsiding, the major political actors in Romania struggle to deal with an increasingly larger and more vocal segment of the population. There is also a growing sense that this movement is already bigger than Rosia Montana itself.

Poisoned Lottery Winner's Wife Tried To Cash Check Shortly After Husband's Death, Documents Say

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.11.2013 | Business

The widow of Urooj Khan, the lottery winner who was poisoned with cyanide shortly after hitting the jackpot, allegedly tried to cash her late husband'...

U.S. Concerned As Syria Reportedly Moves Chemical Stockpile‎

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, July 13 (Reuters) - U.S. officials said that Syria has started to move part of its chemical weapons arsenal out of storage facilities, t...

Cyanide Fishing in the Coral Triangle (Photos)

James Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Morgan


PHOTOS: In Hungary's Wake, A Look Back At 10 Terrible Toxic Spills

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As headlines and photos pile up of the toxic sludge accident in Hungary, we're unfortunately reminded that it isn't unique. Toxic spills have a long a...

Sick of Cyanide

Nicole Rosmarino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nicole Rosmarino

Each year, a federal agency kills thousands of coyotes, wolves, bears, eagles and other native carnivores on behalf of agribusiness using two lethal poisons.

Tylenol Poison Suspect In Court | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A leading suspect in the 1982 deaths of seven Chicagoans from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules appeared in a Massachusetts court with his wife this week...