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  • The Instrument Of Murder That Claims 35% More Victims Than The Rifle...

    01/04/2013 10:33:09 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 39 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 1-4-13 | The Looking Spoon
    The numbers, brought to you by Breitbart, are real and from the FBI. I want to say I'm surprised, but I'm not...
  • Sledgehammers used on locked polling station..

    11/02/2010 5:57:36 PM PDT · by OL Hickory · 2 replies
    twitter ^ | 2-nov-2010 | committee of 70
    Sledgehammers were used to open polling places in West Philly...
  • Manuary—a monthlong celebration by men, for men

    01/02/2009 9:26:39 AM PST · by STARWISE · 41 replies · 1,180+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 1-1-09 | Mary Owen
    In December, men gritted their teeth and were nice to their in-laws. They held purses while their women tried on 20 dresses. And they donned a tie for New Year's Eve. And now they are rebelling: It's Manuary. In January, as part of the Manuary movement, men across the country will bypass the razor and grow their beards with abandon. (No trimming allowed!) The truly devoted will boost their red meat and whiskey intake. Chicago resident Bill Housewright, 31, a filmmaker-turned-science teacher, claims he created Manuary in 2005 to get in touch with his "redneck, ex-country past." He grew up...
  • Cyclone hammers Oman; veers toward Iran

    06/06/2007 1:40:19 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 42 replies · 1,402+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 6/6/07 | Saeed Al-Nahdy - ap
    MUSCAT, Oman - Cyclone Gonu battered Oman's coast Wednesday with fierce winds and torrential rains, forcing thousands from their homes and shutting down oil installations before heading toward the world's most important crude oil tanker route. The storm — a rarity in the Middle East — was expected to make landfall on the southeastern Iranian coast late Thursday, according to the U.S. military's Joint Typhoon Warning Center. But it was likely to spare Iran's offshore oil installations that lie more than 120 miles to the west. In Muscat, the cyclone unleashed sheets of rainfall and howling winds rarely seen in...
  • Couple accused of torturing children pulled out kid's toenails, beat with hammers (UPDATE; APB)

    02/04/2005 8:53:22 AM PST · by varina davis · 109 replies · 2,552+ views
    CNN ^ | Feb.. 4, 2005 | CNN
    Couple accused of torturing children Allegedly pulled out kids' toenails, beat them with hammers Friday, February 4, 2005 Posted: 5:27 AM EST (1027 GMT) (CNN) -- A manhunt has been launched in Florida for a couple accused of torturing five of seven children in their home, including pulling out their toenails with pliers and keeping them so malnourished that they "looked like pictures from Auschwitz," authorities said Thursday. Citrus County Sheriff's spokeswoman Gail Tierney said an arrest warrant was issued for John Dollar, 58, and his wife, Linda, 51 -- each of whom face one count of "aggravated child abuse/torture"...