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Galaxy Tab Doesn’t Infringe on iPad Design, UK Judge Says Galaxy Tab Doesn’t Infringe on iPad Design, UK Judge Says
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Galaxy Tab designs are different than the Apple iPad, says the courts in the United Kingdom. According to Judge Colin Birss, there are at least 50 design differences between the two tablets, which is music to Samsung’s ears, I’m sure. …

Adrian Peterson Mugshot: Smile Like You Mean It

The Adrian Peterson fiasco continues to rock right along. Following reports that the Minnesota Vikings star was arrested at a Houston, Texas nightclub after scrapping with some off-duty police officers, Peterson enlisted the services of attorney Rusty Hardin, the man …

Soda, Pop, or Coke? Twitter Data Reveals Regional Dialect Soda, Pop, or Coke? Twitter Data Reveals Regional Dialect

It’s a question that has raged amongst my friends for several long years: When referring to soft drinks — or, if you prefer, carbonated beverages — what’s the best generic descriptor? Is it soda? Could it be pop? Or do …

Blake Lively Sports a Bikini During New York Getaway
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Blake Lively is easy on the eyes. Although I wasn’t the biggest fan of the actress when she first started out, I came to appreciate her on-screen abilities following her turn in director Ben Affleck’s “The Town”. Not only is …

Diabetes: Americans Aren’t Taking Care of Themselves
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Diabetes, whether you’re ready to admit it or not, is a serious problem in this country. At present, there are reportedly over 23 million individuals currently living with the disease in the United States alone, compared to the 366 million …

Adrian Peterson Gets Arrested, Quotes Winston Churchill
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Adrian Peterson, NFL star extraordinaire, recently got himself arrested following an altercation with off-duty police officers at a nightclub in Houston, Texas. Sports Illustrated reports that Peterson was attempting to get some water right before the club was scheduled to …

Kyra Sedgwick Speaks Out Against Bernie Madoff
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Kyra Sedgwick is angry. The star of the popular television series “The Closer”, as well as the co-star of several major Hollywood, watched helplessly as her husband, actor Kevin Bacon, lost a remarkable amount of money to convicted conman Bernie …

Natalie Wood: Death Certificate Changed from Accident to Undetermined
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Natalie Wood’s death certificate was recently changed from “accident” to “undetermined”, according to the folks at TMZ. On Friday, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department says that an investigation in the actress’ death is currently “open and ongoing”. The bruises found …

Mars Rover Gives Us an Amazingly Detailed View of an Alien World
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Newsflash: I’m never going to Mars. As much as it pains me to say it, I’ll probably never set foot on the planet. Instead, I have to live vicariously through motion pictures, computer games — “Zak McCracken and the Alien …

Best Buy Stores Makeover: Retailer Starts to Think Smaller Best Buy Stores Makeover: Retailer Starts to Think Smaller
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Best Buy stores makeover: Expect the size of the retail giant’s stores to shrink considerably in the near future. In an effort to combat the shrinking revenue from their numerous oversized locations, Best Buy is building a new prototype store …

Frank Ocean: Twitter Wants to Know Who He’s Singing About
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Frank Ocean (aka Christopher Breaux), the 24 year-old R&B singer/songwriter who is quickly making a name for himself in the industry, recently revealed on his blog that he’s gay. As a result, a number of high-profile music types have leapt …

Cancer Drug Erbitux Fails to Produce Results in Trials
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The cancer drug Erbitux, which is manufactured by Merck & Co., Inc, has failed to produce any significant new results for the second month in a row. The German pharmaceutical company, one of the largest in the world, watched helplessly …

Hitler Protected Jewish Vet During World War II
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Hitler protected a Jewish Vet during World War II, one historian recently discovered. In order to prevent the World War I veteran from falling prey to the genocide sweeping across the landscape, Hitler wrote a letter which effectively spared the …

FOX News Film Abandoned by Producers, HBO FOX News Film Abandoned by Producers, HBO
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The FOX News film that was in production over at HBO has been cancelled by the picture’s producers, citing a conflict of interest. HBO has ties to CNN, as they’re both owned by the folks over at Time Warner, which …

Middle-School Principal Charged in Locker Room Recording
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A principal charged with encouraging her daughter to secretly videotape conversations inside a high school locker room could face up to 20 years in prison and a $20,000 if convicted of the crime. Wendee Long, principal of Wayside Middle School …

Luol Deng, Chicago Bulls Forward, Joins Great Britain’s Olympic Team
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Luol Deng, the professional basketball star who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls, is the only NBA baller to join Great Britain’s Olympic Team, according to Sports Illustrated. Although two other British-born players — Ben Gordon and Byron Mullens of …

Bald Eagle Electrocuted Shortly After Leaving the Nest
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The bald eagle electrocuted in Iowa was part of The Raptor Resource Project’s Decorah Eagle Cam, which allowed people to watch the birth of several eaglets courtesy of their web browsers. Sadly, one of the babies, D12, was electrocuted and …

Serial Groper Blames Caffeine for His Curious Behavior
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Serial groper Kenneth Sands, who was recently convicted of inappropriately touching women and teenage girls, attempted to blame his uncouth behavior on caffeine. His reasoning: the drug completely altered his personality, causing him to act in a manner that wasn’t …

HIV Test: Over-the-Counter Version Approved by the FDA
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An HIV test approved for home use by the FDA is scheduled to become available to the American population this October, according to CBS News. OraQuick, which will be available at Walgreens, CVS, Walmart, and various online pharmacies, should run …

White People’s Day: Chris Rock Joke Sparks Backlash
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White People’s Day took place on July 4th, according to comedian Chris Rock, who tweeted a joke to his legion of followers that has not settled too well with a large selection of the populace. Since the former “Saturday Night …

Spam’s 75th Birthday: Deep Down, You Know You Love It
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Spam’s 75th birthday is a cause for celebration. Seriously! Anyone who has a complete and utter disregard for the edible substances they stuff into their gaping maws can attest to the incomparable joy associated with jamming this delicious mystery meat …

Selling Soul on eBay: Woman Will Part With Hers for $2000
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Selling souls on eBay is nothing new. During the auction websites’ earlier years, you could purchase objects like this all the time. In addition to souls, people would bid on everything from ghosts to haunted objects to demonic babydolls, though, …

Kim Dotcom’s Allegations Are Pure Fantasy, Claims MPAA Kim Dotcom’s Allegations Are Pure Fantasy, Claims MPAA
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Kim Dotcom, the embattled owner of the cloud-based storage site Megaupload, said in a recent interview with TorrentFreak that Vice President Joe Biden met with a group of influential people within the movie industry to discuss the takedown of his …

Android Spam Botnet Could Be the First of Its Kind Android Spam Botnet Could Be the First of Its Kind
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Android users, take note: There’s a malicious botnet currently in operation that could be using your device to send out bogus spam emails to thousands of unsuspecting individuals. The discovery was made by a Microsoft researcher who unearthed several “spam …