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Naked Dudes Steal Meat From Florida Restaurant, Take Their Wieners With Them

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | July 24, 2014 | Weird News
They stole beef in the buff. Then they were on the lam. In a crime that had no cover-up despite security cameras watching, two naked guys and one wearing just underwear swiped 60 hamburgers, 3 pounds of bacon, three red peppers and a paddleboard from Doc's Beach House...

Rand Paul Proposes Measure To Shield State Medical Marijuana Laws From Feds

Matt Ferner | July 24, 2014 | Politics
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Thursday filed an amendment in the Senate that would protect states that implement medical marijuana laws, as well as patients and physicians in those states, from federal prosecution. Paul's Amendment 3630, filed Thursday morning to Sen. John Walsh's (D-Mont.) jobs bill...

Michigan Dems File Complaints Regarding GOP Contender's Campaign Contributions

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | July 24, 2014 | Politics
The Michigan Democratic Party filed complaints with the Federal Election Commission and the State of Michigan on Thursday over some questionable contributions made to GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land's campaign. The FEC complaint revolves around the legality of a $2.9 million contribution Land made to...

Iowa Community Tells Folks To 'Wipe Local' And Buy Toilet Paper In Town To Boost Economy

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | July 24, 2014 | Weird News
An Iowa community's campaign urging residents to buy toilet paper locally was bound to be the butt of jokes. In its own take on the initiative (above), WTFark! goes on a roll. But to the Eldridge-North Scott area, it's serious business. The "Shop, Stay and Wipe Local" drive...

Bartender Lights Customer's Face On Fire While Making 'Flaming Lamborghini' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | July 24, 2014 | Weird News
A bartender in Lithuania accidentally set a customer's face on fire while making a drink, and the gruesome moment was captured on video. The incident happened July 11 at Naktinis Tbilisis club in Panevezys, according to an article in the Lithuanian news portal Lrytas, per a translation by...

Try This 18-Minute Ritual For Incredible Focus

| Nicole Edine | July 24, 2014 | Small Business
We think of rituals as something for religious observances and major life occurrences--something you do in church or on the day you get married. But research shows that not allrituals have to be big, formal and public to be effective. An action as small, private and seemingly...

Scott Walker Received Money From Companies That Outsource Jobs, Despite Criticizing Rival

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | July 24, 2014 | Politics
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) has received $68,500 in campaign donations from corporations that outsource jobs, according to a report from Eau Claire, Wisconsin-based WQOW, which referenced data from Walker's latest campaign finance report. The outsourcing corporations that contributed to Walker include, but are not limited...

GOP Senate Candidate Looking To Reform Social Security Won't Name Single Reform Policy

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | July 23, 2014 | Politics
Minnesota businessman Mike McFadden (R), who's challenging Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) for his seat, wants to reform Social Security -- but won't name a single policy that he supports as part of that effort. In an interview published Wednesday with MinnPost, Eric Black repeatedly asked McFadden how he...

Beer Pong Balls Are Disgusting, But Now You Can Clean Them

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | July 24, 2014 | College
It has been well-documented how disgusting beer pong balls can get. But now, there is a new solution. In one of the most college-friendly Kickstarters to date, Tyler Dobush has invented the "Clean Cup," the world's first portable and automatic beer pong ball washer. Dobush's...

How To Instantly Boost Your Confidence Before A Big Presentation (VIDEO)

Lisa Capretto | July 24, 2014 | OWN
Does your stomach drop the moment you find out that you have to give a presentation? In school, at work or outside the office, many people feel a distinct lack of confidence when they're in the spotlight. It's a nerve-wracking experience, but Claire Shipman says there's a simple...

This Is How Much More Your Health Insurance Could Cost If Two Republican Judges Get Their Way

The Huffington Post | Jeffrey Young | July 23, 2014 | Business
President Barack Obama suffered a setback Tuesday in a legal battle that threatens to unravel his health care reform law. A federal appeals court panel, led by two Republican-appointed judges and opposed by one Democratic appointee, voted that ambiguous wording in the the Affordable Care Act means residents...

This Genius Machine Feeds Stray Dogs In Exchange For Recycled Bottles

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | July 23, 2014 | Good News
One innovative company has created a vending machine that's dispensing help for both the environment and our furry friends. The Turkish company Pugedon recently introduced a vending machine in Istanbul that releases food and water for the city's stray dogs in exchange for recycled plastic...

Are You a High Performer or a Workaholic? 5 Ways to Tell

| Nicole Edine | July 23, 2014 | Small Business
Productive and busy, we all know, are two fundamentally different things. The trouble is they can sometimes look a lot like each other, at least on the surface. That makes it easy for entrepreneurs to mistake their own packed schedules -- or those of their employees...

Can This One Guy End Robo-Calls?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | July 23, 2014 | Fifty
Aaron Foss thinks he may have built a better mousetrap when it comes to ending all those scam calls that ring up your landline. The 36-year-old contract programmer split a $50,000 prize in a crowdsourcing competition staged by the FTC -- you know, those nice people who run that totally...

Oregon Will Vote On Legalizing Recreational Marijuana In 2014

Matt Ferner | July 22, 2014 | Politics
This November, Oregon voters will get to decide whether they want to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana. "Initiative Petition 53 has qualified for the November ballot," Tony Green, communications director for Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown, confirmed to The Huffington Post Tuesday. The petition was submitted by New...

Home Depot's Latest Product Could Save You From Having To Go To Home Depot Again

Kim Bellware | July 23, 2014 | Business
The latest item to hit the shelves of Home Depot has the potential to solve one of biggest annoyances of do-it-yourself home repair: having to go to the hardware store in the first place. Earlier this month, the world's largest home improvement chain announced the start of...

How To Become A Coder At 35

Pam Masin | July 22, 2014 | OWN
Aimee Morgan proves that it is never too late to learn a new skill, even a challenging one. By Alexandra Chang Computer Programming seems like a field for whiz-kid hackers, not a 30-something Stanford University Libraries archivist who...

8 Things Entrepreneurial People Do Differently

Joe Van Brussel | July 22, 2014 | Small Business
Entrepreneurship goes beyond Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and Garrett Camp, and it embodies something bigger than Twitter and WhatsApp. Entrepreneurship is a mindset, an attitude, and a lifestyle adopted by people who aren't satisfied with the status quo. It's an approach to life that...

The Surprising Reason The Hula Hoop Is Making A Comeback

Reuters | July 21, 2014 | Healthy Living
By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, July 21 (Reuters) - It has been a circus prop, a toy and a 1950s fad, and now the hula hoop is making a comeback as a workout tool that fitness experts say provides an effective cardio and even meditative workout. A new generation of...

One Strip Club Has Quite The Retirement Gift For Derek Jeter

Ron Dicker | July 21, 2014 | Weird News
Who needs retirement gifts like a rocking chair and gold watch? Nothing says congratulations on a brilliant baseball career quite like freebies at a... strip club? An all-nude joint in New York City is offering Derek Jeter and the rest of the Yankees organization free lap dances...
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