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  • Must I register with the NFL

    02/24/2014 1:10:42 PM PST · by Young Werther · 19 replies
    NBC ^ | March 25, 2013 | Mike Florio
    When it comes to the NFL’s willingness to accept an openly gay player, some think that the absence from the NFL of an openly gay player proves the league isn’t ready.
  • Actor Larry Hagman, notorious as 'Dallas' villain J.R. Ewing, dies

    11/24/2012 5:36:15 AM PST · by Young Werther · 27 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Published: 23 November 2012 09:26 PM | By ALAN PEPPARD
    <p>The North Texas native, 81, died Friday at Medical City Dallas after spending Thanksgiving with family and friends.</p>
  • Black Friday, A Racist Term?

    11/23/2012 1:39:01 PM PST · by Young Werther · 43 replies
    Black Friday Ads ^ | 11/23/2012 | Anon
    Back earlier than ever is our Black Friday online sales tracking post, which will be continuously updated throughout the next couple days as more-and-more online Black Friday sales begin
  • Mars Rover Finds Mystery Spheres on Mars

    09/15/2012 12:17:45 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 73 replies
    Space.com ^ | Sept 16, 2012 | Tarty Malik
    A strange picture of odd, spherical rock formations on Mars from NASA's Opportunity rover has scientists scratching their heads over what exactly they're looking at. The new Mars photo by Opportunity shows a close-up of a rock outcrop called Kirkwood covered in blister-like bumps that mission scientists can't yet explain. At first blush, the formations appear similar to so-called Martian "blueberries" — iron-rich spherical formations first seen by Opportunity in 2004 — but they actually differ in several key ways, scientist said. "This is one of the most extraordinary pictures from the whole mission," said rover mission principal investigator Steve...
  • Helen Thomas BirthDay

    08/04/2012 6:51:47 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 37 replies
    Bio True Story ^ | Aug 4 2012 | Anon
    .Born in Kentucky in 1920, Helen Thomas is a former U.S. journalist known for her coverage of presidents. She was the first female member of the National Press Club and first female UPI White House bureau chief, gaining a reputation for asking irreverent questions during presidential press conferences. Thomas covered Nixon's trip to China, and famously signed off with, "Thank you, Mr. President."
  • GREEN Cola Gasification Plant Celebrates 25 years of operation.

    06/07/2012 7:24:42 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 13 replies
    Dakota Natural Gas webpage ^ | May 4, 2011 | Daryl Hill
    Basin Electric Power Cooperative (Basin Electric), through its for-profit subsidiary, Dakota Gasification Company (Dakota Gas), owns and operates the Great Plains Synfuels Plant (Synfuels Plant). The Synfuels Plant is the only commercial-scale coal gasification plant in the United States that manufactures natural gas. It is also the cleanest energy plant operating in the state of North Dakota, according to a comparison of emissions data available from the North Dakota Department of Health
  • TSA 2011 Statistics

    04/26/2012 8:50:50 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 2 replies
    secret sources ^ | April 25, 2012 | Unknown
    The Year 2011 is over. Homeland Security has provided end-of-the-year statistics on airport screenings.It is truly amazing what those full-body scanners have shown. * Terrorist Plots Discovered: 0 * Transvestites: 743 * Enlarged Prostates: 19,249 * Breast Implants: 209,350 * Colon problems: 27,298 * Natural Blondes: 3
  • Nude Maid Service Draws Police Scrutiny in Texas City

    04/11/2012 10:00:02 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 33 replies
    ABC Morning America ^ | April 11, 2012 | Suzan Clark
    A West Texas entrepreneur has taken maid service to the next level. Patrons who are willing to pony up $100 an hour can have their houses cleaned by a scantily clad, topless or totally naked woman. And for an extra $50 per hour, clients of Fantasy Maid Service of Lubbock will have two women clean house.
  • Obama Snubbed!

    01/16/2012 5:00:06 AM PST · by Young Werther · 11 replies
    Golden Globes Webste ^ | 1/18/12 | Walt Disney
    Best Actress nominee Charlize Theron (“Young Adult”) turned heads in her plunging Dior Haute Couture gown and vintage Cartier jewels. ...
  • Unexplained shower of apples falls from sky over town

    12/17/2011 10:07:11 AM PST · by Young Werther · 49 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | Thu, Dec 15, 2011.. | Eric Pfeiffer
    More than 100 apples mysteriously rained down upon a small British town on Monday night. The still-unexplained apple shower left 20 yards of city streets and car windshields covered in the cascading fruit just after the daily rush hour.
  • Australian Prime Minister Speaks Sustralian "Truths"!

    11/16/2011 8:37:37 PM PST · by Young Werther · 16 replies
    madmikesamerica ^ | Jan 14, 2011 | Prime Minister Julia Gillard- Australia
    “IMMIGRANTS, NOT AUSTRALIANS, MUST ADAPT . . . Take It Or Leave It. I am tired of this nation worrying about whether we are offending some individual or their culture. Since the terrorist attacks on Bali , we have experienced a surge in patriotism by the majority of Australians. This culture has been developed over two centuries of struggles, trials and victories by millions of men and women who have sought freedom. We speak mainly ENGLISH, not Spanish, Lebanese, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, or any other language. Therefore, if you wish to become part of our society . Learn the...
  • Jobs Creates Jobs

    09/02/2011 9:08:55 AM PDT · by Young Werther
    Answers ^ | Sept 2, 2011 | Young Werther
    Steve Jobs was a college dropout when he teamed up with Steve Wozniak in 1976 to sell personal computers assembled in Jobs' garage. That was the beginning of Apple Computers, which revolutionized the computing industry and made Steve Jobs a multimillionaire before he was 30 years old. Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/steve-jobs#ixzz1WoN1Em5M
  • EarthQuake tracd to the Bush Fault

    08/24/2011 11:11:48 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 13 replies
    Fox News ^ | Aug 24, 2011 | Anonomous
    Megan Kelly presented this scientific explanation for the unsuspected Earth Quake that has affected DC
  • Obama Compares Himself to Martin Luther King

    08/14/2011 10:59:03 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 49 replies
    White House dossier ^ | August 14, 2011, 12:15 pm | Keith Koffler
    At a small, exclusive New York City fundraiser Thursday night featuring the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, Obama compared himself and his agenda to that of Martin Luther King Jr. And now that King has his own memorial on the Mall I think that we forget when he was alive there was nobody who was more vilified, nobody who was more controversial, nobody who was more despairing at times. There was a decade that followed the great successes of Birmingham and Selma in which he was just struggling, fighting the good fight, and scorned, and many...
  • And God Created North Dakota .

    07/29/2011 3:59:44 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 8 replies
    bible ^ | 1/1/1 | Archangel Michael
    God was missing for six days. Eventually, Michael, the archangel, found him, resting on the seventh day. He inquired, "Where have you been?" God smiled deeply and proudly pointed downwards through the clouds, "Look, Michael. Look what I've made." Archangel Michael looked puzzled, and said, "What is it?" "It's a planet," replied God, and I've put life on it. I'm going to call it Earth and it's going to be a place to test Balance." "Balance?" inquired Michael, "I'm still confused." God explained, pointing to different parts of Earth. "For example, northern Europe will be a place of great opportunity...
  • Shuttle 3D Cabin View

    07/13/2011 7:03:26 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 14 replies
    360 VR Images ^ | 7/13/2011 | Anonomous
    Look Up and See!
  • Movie Remake

    07/08/2011 1:10:44 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 9 replies
    Internet Movie Database ^ | 7/8/11 | Young Werther
    In the 1952 Movie Scaramouche,Andre-Louis Moreau is a nobleman's bastard in the days of the French revolution
  • It's Summer!

    06/21/2011 8:25:25 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 14 replies
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | June 21,2011 | Me
    Summer in the Northern Hemisphere will officially arrive on Tuesday (June 21) at 1:16 p.m. EDT (17:16 Universal Time ): the June solstice. At the same time, winter officially begins for the Southern Hemisphere
  • Time for Beach Ball

    06/04/2011 12:00:42 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 10 replies
    The Daily ^ | June 4, 2011 | Anonomous
    Wowser
  • <b>Geronimo! A Sign of Respect!

    05/07/2011 5:40:48 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 20 replies · 1+ views
    Westers A History ^ | September, 2004 | Ed Howard
    This is the story of the relationship between the 1939 Paramount movie, the WWII paratroopers, and the motivational yell, "Geronimo".
  • <b>NEED TO KNOW

    05/04/2011 7:48:15 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 15 replies
    United States Government ^ | May 4, 2011 | Young Werther
    PROTECTING STATE secrets and safeguarding national security are paramount.
  • April Fool Pranks

    04/01/2011 11:38:01 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 12 replies
    April Foo Zone ^ | April 2, 2011 | April May
    Toilet Trouble Put a piece of bubblewrap under the toilet seat so when your victim sits, they are surprised by a loud POP! Submitted by Junebug
  • Elizabeth Taylor Dies.

    03/23/2011 8:01:10 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 90 replies
    Entertainment Weekly ^ | March 23, 2011 | by EW staff
    Elizabeth Taylor, the Hollywood icon who was as famous for her eight marriages as she was for her 54 movies and two Oscars, died this morning of congestive heart failure at Los Angeles’ Cedars-Sinai Hospital,
  • A Hairy situation

    01/22/2011 4:41:10 PM PST · by Young Werther · 31 replies · 1+ views
    The Ticket ^ | Jan 21, 2011 | Rachel Rose Hartman
    Did Obama dye his gray hair away?Photos of President Obama released this week are prompting a feverish round of "does he or doesn't he" speculation about whether our commander in chief dyed his hair. The visit of Chinese President Hu Jintao has provided the nation's pundits and politicians with plenty of serious talking points. From the potential threat posed by China's increasingly sophisticated military to the impact that Beijing's monetary policies have on the U.S. economy, there is no shortage of weighty issues. So it may be no surprise that, after Wednesday's White House dinner for Hu, the question spiking...
  • SAD NEWS FROM DULUTH , MINNESOTA

    11/24/2010 7:44:27 AM PST · by Young Werther · 24 replies
    Minneapolis Flume ^ | Nov 21, 2100 | Galen Burke
    I have some very sad news out of Duluth , Minnesota this morning to share with everyone. This will bring about change in North & South Dakota,Minnesota , Wisconsin , Iowa and parts of Canada . This will bring far reaching ramifications that will strike at the very core of our Midwest Heritage and Souls. I must report the tragic news that OLE was SHOT . He was up by the Canadian border on his 4 Wheeler cutting some trees when some rangers looking for Terrorists spotted him. According to the news reports, the Rangers shouted to him over a...
  • I Fought For You!

    11/11/2010 9:44:25 AM PST · by Young Werther · 9 replies
    A Fellow Vetran ^ | 11/11/2010 | US Vetrans
    I fought for youHand Salute!
  • A Hallowed Skelton treat

    10/31/2010 7:59:39 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 3 replies
    CBS television The Red Skelton show ^ | January 14, 1969 | Red Skelton
    I pledge allegianceto the flag
  • The Hottest Swimsuits for 2011

    09/07/2010 9:38:02 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 33 replies · 4+ views
    The Hottest Swimsuits for 2011
  • Internet Explorer 8?

    08/15/2010 7:31:37 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 22 replies
    Young Werther times ^ | Aug 15, 2010 | Anon
    Internet Explorer Upgrade
  • Frank's Frantic Fairy Ferry Fury!

    07/28/2010 6:38:41 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 13 replies · 2+ views
    New York Post ^ | July 27, 2010 | unkown
    Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank caused a scene when he demanded a $1 senior discount on his ferry fare to Fire Island's popular gay haunt, The Pines, last Friday. Frank was turned down by ticket clerks at the dock in Sayville because he didn't have the required Suffolk County Senior Citizens ID. A witness reports, "Frank made such a drama over the senior rate that I contemplated offering him the dollar to cool down the situation." Frank made news last year when he was spotted looking uncomfortable around a bevy of topless, well-built men at the Pines Annual Ascension Beach Party....
  • Clinton to Perform Weiner Wedding

    07/10/2010 7:27:02 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 111 replies
    NY Times ^ | July 9, 2010 | unknown
    Bill Clinton is not giving away his daughter Chelsea’s hand in marriage for another three weeks. But he is going to get a little practice at the altar on Saturday, when he officiates at the wedding of Representative Anthony D. Weiner and Huma Abedin, a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. The ceremony will be at Oheka Castle in Huntington, N.Y., in the early evening.
  • Greece lightning: Ancient Parthenon lit from above

    06/29/2010 8:49:30 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 13 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | Jun 29 2010 | By Mail Foreign Service
    A bolt of lightning illuminates the sky around the 2,500-year-old Parthenon temple, high on the Acropolis during a heavy rainfall in Athens early this morning. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1290289/Greece-lightning-Ancient-Parthenon-lit-storm-breaks-Athens.html?ito=feeds-newsxml#ixzz0sG0Ybnv9
  • Police: Dutchman confesses to killing Lima woman [van der Sloot]

    06/08/2010 6:18:34 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 34 replies · 74+ views
    Associated Press ^ | June 7, 2009 | FRANKLIN BRICENO
    Dutchman Joran van der Sloot, long the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of a U.S. teen in Aruba, has confessed to killing a young Peruvian woman in his Lima hotel room, a police spokesman said. Peru's chief police spokesman, Col. Abel Gamarra, told The Associated Press that Van der Sloot admitted under police questioning Monday that he killed 21-year-old Stephany Flores on May 30.
  • Proposal: All New Yorkers Become Organ Donors

    04/29/2010 4:26:25 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 40 replies · 770+ views
    CBS HDTV ^ | April 29, 2010 | Kirstin Cole
    Assemblyman Brodsky Introduces Bill That Would Give State The Right To Decide If You Are To Give The Gift Of Life If Passed In Albany, Law Would Be First Of Its Kind In The United States.Many patients in need of an organ transplant but stuck on a waiting list are taking a more direct approach, and turning to the Internet, to make personal appeals to the donors they desperately need. Organ donation has become a vital way to save lives around the world, but a vast shortage of donors continues to mean people are losing their lives while on waiting...
  • Gov. Sorry for Omitting Slavery in History Month

    04/08/2010 12:25:56 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 31 replies · 883+ views
    Associated Press ^ | April 8, 2010 | unk
    Gov. Bob McDonnell has conceded a "major omission" for not noting slavery in declaring April Confederate History Month in Virginia. As part of his mea culpa, McDonnell inserted into the proclamation a paragraph condemning slavery as "evil and inhumane" and blaming it as the cause of the Civil War.
  • Add A Sarcasm Mark to That Email

    01/17/2010 7:29:05 AM PST · by Young Werther · 28 replies · 1,065+ views
    My Fox Network ^ | 13 Jan 2010 | FRANK CARNEVALE
    (MYFOX NATIONAL) - Have you ever wanted to send an email or document with a little sarcasm, but didn't want to risk being misunderstood? The solution to this very real problem was announced through a press release Tuesday: Enter the sarcasm mark or "SarcMark," available under for $2. Sarcasm Inc. of Washington Township, Mich., has released software for computer systems and Blackberry devices that can be downloaded for $1.99. The software provides a mark that looks like an open circle with a dot in the center; or an upside down "g" or "@" symbol. UPI posted a image of the...
  • Change the Light Bulbs

    11/26/2009 10:29:29 AM PST · by Young Werther · 48 replies · 1,264+ views
    myself ^ | Nov 29, 2009 | Young Werther
    Governor Brown of California said that changing light bulbs will have a positive environment effect. If the government spent stimulus funds to buy LED light bulbs for each family and business the cost would be about $250 Billion. Jobs would be created to manufacture the billions of bulbs. Electricians would have to hire workers to install the bulbs. The electricity saved would mean that ALL coal fired plants could be shut down. We would meet and exceed CO2 emission standards. Win, win! Coal fired plants could then be converted to coal gasification plants. The Nazi war machine ran on aviation...
  • Man Arrested In Alleged Attempt To Bomb Dallas Skyscraper

    09/24/2009 7:39:26 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 66 replies · 2,716+ views
    Dallas Morning News ^ | September 24, 2009 | Staff Report
    Federal authorities arrested a 19-year-old Jordanian citizen whom they said placed an inactive car bomb today at Fountain Place, a 60-story skyscraper in downtown Dallas.DMN File Fountain Place at 1445 Ross Avenue Hosam Maher Husein Smadi has repeatedly voiced his intent to serve Osama bin Laden and al-Qa’ida and commit “violent Jihad,” authorities said in a prepared statement. “Today’s arrest of Hosam Maher Husein Smadi underscores the FBI’s unwavering commitment to bring to justice persons who attempt to bring harm to citizens of this country and significant danger to this community,” special FBI agent in charge Robert E. Casey, Jr....
  • Beating Obama

    09/24/2009 7:43:23 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 5 replies · 467+ views
    Yahoo ^ | Sept 24, 2009 | Self
    Hearts was invented by Napolean Bonohearts as a time waster while living on the island of Elbow! The game is quite easy to learn and unlike bridge the score of 100 wins without all that complicating counting.
  • Obama Violates Government Protocol

    09/10/2009 9:46:04 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 2 replies · 632+ views
    Bib Moments ^ | 09/09/09 | Anon
    Use this official list to determine protocol order when developing seating charts, speaking programs, announcements and any list or documentation related to special events that involve US government officials. If you have questions about specific situations, contact your local Congressional office, Visits offices at military bases, state/local government protocol officers or international trade development officers. These rules apply while on US territory (including embassies). For events held outside the United States, always follow local custom. The President of the United States Heads of State/Reigning RoyaltyVice President of the United StatesUse this official list to determine protocol order when developing seating...
  • Megan Fox is a Man

    07/22/2009 9:07:17 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 29 replies · 21,736+ views
    Weekly World News ^ | January 14th, 2009 | Reginald Cunningham III
    LOS ANGELES, CA – The internet has been abuzz since this Sunday’s Golden Globes ceremony, where Megan Fox jokingly remarked that she looked like a man. When interviewed on the red carpet, she said “I look like Alan Alda in drag. I’m a tranny. I’m a man.” At the time, reporters passed it off as a jovial attempt to cover for her nerves. However, today she has cleared the air and officially reported: she’s really a man.
  • First Communion on the Moon

    07/19/2009 3:06:20 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 38 replies · 1,938+ views
    Liturgy ^ | July 16, 2009 | Bosco Peterson
    On Sunday July 20, 1969 the first people landed on the moon. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were in the lunar lander which touched down at 3:17 Eastern Standard Time. Buzz Aldrin had with him the Reserved Sacrament. He radioed: “Houston, this is Eagle. This is the LM pilot speaking. I would like to request a few moments of silence. I would like to invite each person listening in, whoever or wherever he may be, to contemplate for a moment the events of the last few hours, and to give thanks in his own individual way.”
  • July 11th

    07/11/2009 12:12:06 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 7 replies · 1,228+ views
    Sue Donimh ^ | July 11th | Young Werther
    If it's July 11 or 7/11, then Slurpee drinks must be on the house at 7-Eleven stores.
  • SCAM Alert

    06/29/2009 6:36:05 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 3 replies · 414+ views
    Galen Burke ^ | June 29, 2009 | Unknown
    Police say that the gang usually is comprised of four members, one adult and three younger ones. While the three younger ones, all appearing sweet and innocent, divert their "mark" (or intended target) with a show of friendliness, the fourth -- the eldest -- sneaks in from behind the person's back to expertly rifle through his or her pocket or purse for any valuables.
  • Spaceport America Ground Breaking

    06/20/2009 6:09:18 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 10 replies · 823+ views
    Reuters ^ | June 19, 2009 | Tim Gaynor
    PHOENIX (Reuters) - New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson broke ground on Friday on construction of Spaceport America, the world's first facility built specifically for space-bound commercial customers and fee-paying passengers. The $198 million project, which is being funded by the New Mexico state government, is located on a remote high-desert range near the town of Truth or Consequences.
  • Health Care Spending Disparities Stir a Fight

    06/09/2009 8:31:43 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 15 replies · 659+ views
    New York Times ^ | June 8, 2009 | Robert Pear
    WASHINGTON — President Obama recently summoned aides to the Oval Office to discuss a magazine article investigating why the border town of McAllen, Tex., was the country’s most expensive place for health care. The article became required reading in the White House, with Mr. Obama even citing it at a meeting last week with two dozen Democratic senators.As part of the larger effort to overhaul health care, lawmakers are trying to address the problem that intrigues Mr. Obama so much — the huge geographic variations in Medicare spending per beneficiary. Two decades of research suggests that the higher spending does...
  • Space Station Comes Together

    06/04/2009 8:30:09 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 5 replies · 463+ views
    USA Today ^ | June 4, 209 | anon
    The International Space Station construction sequence
  • The Planetary Air Leak

    05/27/2009 6:28:09 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 43 replies · 1,634+ views
    Scientific American ^ | May 2009 | David C Catling & Kevin J Zahnle
    Many of the gases that make up Earth’s atmosphere and those of the other planets are slowly leaking into space. Hot gases, especially light ones, evaporate away; chemical reactions and particle collisions eject atoms and molecules; and asteroids and comets occasionally blast out chunks of atmosphere. This leakage explains many of the solar system’s mysteries. For instance, Mars is red because its water vapor got broken down into hydrogen and oxygen, the hydrogen drifted away, and the surplus oxygen oxidized—in essence, rusted—the rocks. A similar process on Venus let carbon dioxide build up into a thick ocean of air; ironically,...
  • Global Warming Affects

    05/17/2009 1:58:33 PM PDT · by Young Werther · 4 replies · 453+ views
    "Dad what causes Global Warming? A really giant magnifying glass!
  • Bible on One Page

    04/10/2009 10:06:36 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 25 replies · 890+ views
    The Bible at your fingertips