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Brandon Marshall Opens Up About The NFL's Domestic Violence Issues And His Own

(3) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 9:21 PM

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall shared his thoughts on domestic violence, alcoholism, his anger at ESPN, his love for his mother and the perpetuation of a culture of abuse during an expansive press conference on Thursday. The entire notes-free discussion also included Marshall's stated decision to raise his kids...

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Anyone Want To Hire A Recent College Graduate Named Tom Brady? Here's His Resume

(0) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 5:12 PM

If football hadn't worked out for Tom Brady -- sorry, that's Thomas E. Brady Jr. -- he might now be a sales broker at Merrill Lynch.

This revelation comes after the elite NFL quarterback reached into a parallel universe Thursday, plucked his college resume from the "what if" folder and...

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Bartender Responds To Investment Manager's Ass Grab With Powerful Open Letter

(11) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 3:11 PM

Today, bartender Laura Ramadei is thankful in an odd sort of way. She's thankful to the investment manager whose decision to fondle her fanny and make a lewd comment convinced her to speak out -- and to move on.

In an open letter posted to Facebook on Monday,...

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Turns Out, Bored Cats Make The Best Mini Golf Course Obstacles

(0) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 10:21 AM

Spinning windmills are so out.

The newest hot mini golf obstacle? Bored cats.

Like this frisky feline in Cyprus, for instance, who wasn't about to let a ball go by unchecked:

Looking for a hole in one? Not happening. Not unless there's catnip in it for the...

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NASA's 'MAVEN' Space Probe To Reach Mars This Weekend

(10) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 8:07 AM

If everything goes to plan, NASA will have another set of eyes on Mars this weekend.

The agency's "Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution," or "MAVEN," spacecraft is set to arrive and begin orbiting the red planet Sunday at 9:50 p.m. EDT, completing a 10-month, 442-million-mile journey.

Unlike the Mars...

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Soccer Player Scores Astounding Goal After Letting Ball Touch Ground Only Once

(4) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 6:22 PM

Yes, the World Cup ended three months ago; and yes, this goal dates back still further to 1995. But after a video of the goal surfaced on Reddit on Wednesday, we had to look into the backstory. It's that good.

The player responsible for this impressive juggling goal...

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Florida State Suspends Star Quarterback Jameis Winston For Jumping On Table, Yelling Obscenity

(185) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 1:21 PM

Florida State University quarterback Jameis Winston will not be allowed to play during the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson. The coaches made their decision after witnesses said Winston jumped on a table in the student union Tuesday and yelled an obscene phrase.

The phrase in question...

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Scientists Show Hitchcock Thriller To 'Vegetative' Man, Get Big Surprise

(3) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 11:24 AM

Some people stuck in "vegetative" states may be more aware than we realize, a strange new study has shown.

For the study, published in the Sept. 15 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, scientists at Canada's Western University compared brain scans of 12 healthy...

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다이버가 거대한 쥐가오리를 구하다 (동영상)

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 8:47 PM

거대한 쥐가오리는 오늘도 코스타리카 해안을 자유롭게 헤엄치고 있다. 이게 다 낚시 그물에 묶인 쥐가오리를 구하려고 노력한 다이버들 덕분이다.


오션 비디오서브(Oceano VideoSub)라는 이름의 단체에서 일하는 다이버들은 다이빙을 하다가 낚시 그물에 칭칭 묶인 거대한 쥐가오리가 다가오는 걸 봤다. 마치 그들에게 도움이라도 청하는 듯이 말이다.


유튜브에 올라온...

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Vikings Fan Shuts Down Popular Message Board Following Adrian Peterson Revelations

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 3:10 PM

After initially receiving praise for their prompt suspension of Adrian Peterson following allegations of child abuse, the Minnesota Vikings reversed course, reinstated the star running back, and are now the subject of renewed criticism.

A healthy amount of criticism has come from the Vikings' own...

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Divers Save HUGE Manta Ray Tangled In Fishing Line

(4) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 12:19 PM

A manta ray is swimming free off the Costa Rican coast today, thanks to a group of divers who cut the animal from a tangle of fishing line last Monday.

The divers, who hail from an organization called Oceano VideoSub, said they were near Costa Rica's Bat Islands

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Football Player Plays Dead During Fake Punt, No One Notices

(8) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 10:57 AM

If you really want to sell a trick play, you have to go all in. And if that means playing dead when the ball is snapped, so be it.

During Saturday's game against Miami, Arkansas State wide receiver Booker Mays attempted to breathe new life into a fake...

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손이 없는 아이들을 위한 '슈퍼히어로' 의수(義手) : "손이 없다고 해서, 슈퍼히어로가 될 수없는 건 아니다."

(0) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 3:14 AM

애론 브라운(Aaron Brown)은 미국 미시간 주, 그랜드래피즈시에 사는 남자다. 3D프린터 기술에 푹 빠져있던 그는 신체 장애를 가진 아이들을 위한 3D프린터 메이커 그룹인 'Enabling the Future'를 통해 자원봉사를 시작했다. 아이들에게 필요한 '의수'를 3D프린터로 만들어 준 것이다. 물론 일반적인 의수는 아니다. 그는 울버린의 손을 만들었다.

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Hombre usa una impresora 3D para crear prótesis de superhéroes para niños necesitados

(0) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 5:07 PM

Las manos prostéticas son estupendas. Las garras prostéticas de Wolverine son aun mejores – especialmente cuando las estás diseñando y construyendo para niños necesitados, como lo ha hecho Aaron Brown.

Brown, un entusiasta de la impresión 3D de Grand Rapids, Michigan, hace trabajo voluntario para una organización global llamada...

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화산 폭발의 충격파를 느껴보라!(동영상)

(1) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 4:58 AM

파푸아 뉴기니의 타부르부르 화산이 지난 8월 분화했을 때, 섬 주민들은 화산이 김을 내뿜으며 이따금 굉음을 발산했다고 증언했다.


겪어보지 않은 사람들은 이 '굉음'이 대체 어느 정도의 굉음인지 알 길이 없을 것이다. 극장의 돌비 서라운드 정도 아니겠냐고? 그럴 리가.


위 동영상은 뉴기니 섬 주민들이 말한 '굉음'이 실제로 얼마나...

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Man Creates Amazing Superhero Prosthetics With 3D Printer For Kids In Need

(20) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 6:12 PM

Prosthetic hands are great. Prosthetic Wolverine claws are even better -- especially when you're designing and building them for children in need, as Aaron Brown has done.

Brown, a 3D printing enthusiast in Grand Rapids, Michigan, volunteers for a global organization called Enabling the Future, which designs...

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Determined Kitten Won't Let One Drop Of Food Go To Waste

(6) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 5:31 PM

This kitten won't let one drop of food go to waste -- and when you're a hungry cat, that's good mews.

Even though the can of food even lands atop our protagonist's head halfway through, the kitten refuses to hit paws, licking every last remnant out of the can.

As...

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Mike Tyson Endorses Mayor Rob Ford, Cusses Out Canadian News Host On Live TV

(74) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 4:51 PM

Shortly after endorsing Toronto's crack-smoking mayor Rob Ford as the "greatest mayor in [the city's] history," Mike Tyson appeared on Canada's CP24 News Wednesday, where he shared a few choice words with the program's host.

In response to host Nathan Downer questioning whether or not the...

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This Is What Happens When You Let Cirque du Soleil Throw Your Opening Pitch

(0) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 11:21 AM

50 Cent may have thrown an awful first pitch, but at least the rapper's wayward throw won't haunt your dreams.

Not like Cirque du Soleil's first pitch, anyway. A contingent of actors from the performance group's traveling show "Kurios" handled the opening toss for the Toronto...

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You Can (Digitally) Destroy Your City With An Asteroid Strike

(6) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 8:33 AM

Ever wonder what would happen if an asteroid or a comet hit your hometown? Well, thanks to the Internet, there are ways to scratch that itch--digitally, anyway.

As Vox.com reported this week, Killer Asteroids, an online application run by the Space Science Institute in Boulder,...

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