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About Sarah Parrott

Sarah is a writer for WebProNews. She likes tea, cartoons, making stuff, and figuring out new and exciting ways to dismantle the patriarchy. You can follow her on Twitter, her blog, and on Pinterest.
Republican Party Attempts to Talk Money Instead of Obamacare

The government shutdown has been in the headlines ever since its start, and the ridiculousness that is the Republican party has wasted no time in making even more of a scene out of the whole ordeal. The Republican representatives have …

New Digg.com Extension For Google Chrome New Digg.com Extension For Google Chrome

This writer thinks it’s probably safe to assume that readers here at WebProNews have at least some interest in keeping up with current events. As such, most readers are probably familiar with Digg.com, an awesome news source for a variety …

Monopoly’s Battle Of The Brands: Carnival Is Victorious! Monopoly’s Battle Of The Brands: Carnival Is Victorious!

Monopoly has been and will forever be, in this writer’s eyes, a terrible and infuriating game meant only to tear families and friendships apart. Setting aside the traumatic childhood experiences that involve board flipping and shouting matches with siblings and …

Cord-Cutting, Twitter, And The TV Experience Cord-Cutting, Twitter, And The TV Experience

Cord-cutting, for those who may not be in-the-know, refers to “cutting” the cable cord in favor of sating one’s lust for television programming in a different manner, usually through pay-per-view services or the Internet. The practice has been steadily growing …

NHL Helmet Rule Brings Some Safety To Fights NHL Helmet Rule Brings Some Safety To Fights

This writer will be the first to admit that sports are not her forte; yet, there has always been some kind of allure to the world of hockey. Something about a pack of grown men furiously skating on ice in …

Apple iPad Mini With Retina Display May Be Delayed Apple iPad Mini With Retina Display May Be Delayed
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The smell of pumpkin spice lattes and Halloween candy in the air mean only one thing in the world of retail; winter is coming, and with it, the holiday shopping season. The rush of people bustling about to acquire goods …

Barack Obama Is The First Gay President Barack Obama Is The First Gay President
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This writer takes both personal interest and joy in the wacky world of conspiracy theories about president Barack Obama. Springing from such fertile lands of crazy as the conservative areas of the internet and the ever-entertaining-yet-simultaneously-infuriating Fox news, theories about …

Apple Wants To Fix iOS 7 iMessage Glitch Apple Wants To Fix iOS 7 iMessage Glitch

The recent iOS 7 update has caused quite a stir; some are incredibly happy with the overhaul, spilling over with compliments about the new interface and updates. However, in the realm of most folks on the internet, who like to …

North Korea Threat To Be Deterred By South Korea, US North Korea Threat To Be Deterred By South Korea, US
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Most people should be familiar with the nuthouse that is North Korea, and most of those same people are familiar with the antics of said nuthouse. North Korea, currently headed by Kim Jong-Un, has been faithfully carrying on its long-standing …

YouTube Comments Are Getting Cleaned Up YouTube Comments Are Getting Cleaned Up
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Anyone familiar with the internet is familiar with the infamous titan that is the YouTube comments section; full of terrible grammar, angry rants, confused relatives, and the occasional, waxing-on-philosophical question about the meaning of life, YouTube comments are one of …

Man Violently Re-Enacts Grand Theft Auto Man Violently Re-Enacts Grand Theft Auto

This writer is pretty firm in the belief that video games and their sensationalized violence do not incite children and teenagers to murder, slaughter, and kill. Other media, such as movies, television, books, and even the evening news incorporate sensationalized …

Michelle Beadle Show “The Crossover” Cancelled Michelle Beadle Show “The Crossover” Cancelled
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Michelle Beadle, for those who might not be as sports-savvy as some, is a sport’s reporter and host on the television channel, NBC Universal. She has previously co-hosted other shows on the channel, such as “SportsNation” and “Winner’s Bracket.” Her …

Army Tattoo Policy: We Want YOU To Join The Army… Unless You’re Inked Army Tattoo Policy: We Want YOU To Join The Army… Unless You’re Inked
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The United States Army is looking for fine, upstanding citizens willing to come forth and lay their lives and well being on the line for the good and betterment of their country, land of the free, because of them, the …

N.Y. Shooting Leaves One Dead, One Critically Injured N.Y. Shooting Leaves One Dead, One Critically Injured

This Wednesday afternoon was like any other at the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, Long Island, located about thirty minutes away from the big apple, itself. At least, all was normal, until tragedy struck in the form of a …

Students Find Secret Room Mate Living In Basement Students Find Secret Room Mate Living In Basement
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Have you ever had something unsettling happen to you in a new place? Like moving in to your new apartment, and then finding doors open when you swear you’d closed them just a little while ago? Or maybe finding things …

iOS 7 Update For Chrome Has New Look, New Features iOS 7 Update For Chrome Has New Look, New Features

The new iOS update that reared its head earlier today has brought on a mixed wave of emotions and reactions. There are those who love it, who choose to embrace the change and roll with it as best they are …

Miss World Muslimah Pageant Gives Miss World Pageant A Run For Its Money Miss World Muslimah Pageant Gives Miss World Pageant A Run For Its Money
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The Miss World pageant, like other beauty pageants, had drawn its fair share of criticisms from those that come from nearly all walks of life. Backlash against the immodesty, sexism, and other troubles likewise associated with the display. Some of …

Hulu Steps Up Its Game With BBC Programs Hulu Steps Up Its Game With BBC Programs

If one has been on the internet for any amount of time, particularly in such fandom-dominated spaces as Tumblr, one has certainly encountered the wide-spread fascination with much of the British Broadcasting Corporation (or, as it is much more commonly …

Facebook Shuts Down Dating Site Ad That Used Suicide Victim’s Photograph Facebook Shuts Down Dating Site Ad That Used Suicide Victim’s Photograph

The story of Rehteah Parsons is that of a 17-year-old Canadian girl who was gang-raped and then, afterwords, mercilessly bullied for two years before being driven to make a suicide attempt, dying as a result of her injuries three days …

Google Maps Is Exposing People To Historic Parliament Buildings In Europe Google Maps Is Exposing People To Historic Parliament Buildings In Europe

Technology is a pretty awesome thing sometimes. Even if you’re one of the members of the newer generations that have grown up with technology touching almost every facet of your life, some things about its feats and possibilities will always …

I-55 Bank Robber Turns Himself In To FBI I-55 Bank Robber Turns Himself In To FBI
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Since May of this year, multiple banks along I-55 were robbery victims, and the FBI had reason to believe that the instances were connected by a single perpetrator. They described the man, dubbed the “I-55 bandit,” as “young (18 to …

Drunk Driver Confesses To Manslaughter on Youtube, Pleads Not Guilty, Gets New Judge Drunk Driver Confesses To Manslaughter on Youtube, Pleads Not Guilty, Gets New Judge

Matthew Cordle claims that he was black out drunk on June 22 when, after a night out on the town with his friends, the 22-year-old got in his truck, and entered the highway going in the wrong direction. In a …

Harley Quinn Scandal Rocks The Internet Harley Quinn Scandal Rocks The Internet
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Most people are familiar with the Batman universe’s infamous villain, The Joker, if for no other reason than Heath Ledger’s fantastic portrayal of him in the recent “Dark Knight” trilogy. The Clown Prince of Crime is crazy and powerful in …

Culturalist Lets You Be The Editor Of Your World Culturalist Lets You Be The Editor Of Your World

Do you like making lists? Have a lot of knowledge about a topic and want to spread said knowledge to the poor, ignorant masses? Want to let everyone know just what you think in a snappy, visually-appealing, and authoritative manner? …