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Dennis Rodman Called President Obama And Hillary Clinton A Mean Name

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

The former NBA star arrived in Beijing Friday after a visit to North Korea. posted on September 8, 2013 at 12:36pm EDT

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A Man Photobombed The Australian Election

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

Considering someone from the ‘Australian Motor Enthusiast Party’ has won a seat in the senate I personally think the next 3 years will be laughable. And no I did not vote for Abbott either.   On a side note, ‘liberal’ does mean the same thing here but when people […]

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23 Things That Could Only Exist In Silicon Valley

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

#23 – sold for 2.4M sight unseen…

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Goldman Sachs’s Lead Green Tech Banker Gets A Promotion

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

Goldman Sachs veteran Stuart Bernstein, currently head of the bank’s clean technology and renewable energy group, is getting another title: head of the firm’s Venture Capital Coverage Group, according to a memo obtained by BuzzFeed. Bernstein has been the public face and lead for the bank’s green technology efforts, […]

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Facebook’s Real Public Offering

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

Last year, Facebook spent a lot of time and energy making the case that it should be a publicly traded company. This year, Facebook is making a new case: That its users’ data is ready to go public, too. The gist of this new campaign is that Facebook, not […]

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The Console War That Never Happened

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

Today, in Tokyo, Sony announced the PS Vita TV . It’s a tiny, elegant little device that can stream video and media from third-party services, access a vast library of PlayStation Network titles, and even play selected Playstation Vita titles on the television. And if it had come out […]

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Russian Diplomat Urges U.S. To Agree To Syria Plan

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments

Russia’s ambassador to Jordan has urged the United States to have the “trust and wisdom” to agree to a peaceful solution that would avoid a military strike on Syria. Alexander Kalugin, a key Russian pointman on Syria, said Moscow was “prepared and eager” to secure Syria’s chemical weapons stockpiles. […]

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Grim Debut for Giants as Errors Pile Up

Sep 09, 2013 No Comments

ARLINGTON, Tex. — Three possessions into their season-opening game with the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, the Giants had thrown two interceptions and lost a fumble. And then things got worse. And then, they got interesting. Trailing by 17 points late in the third quarter, the Giants stormed back. […]

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Conquering the Wind, Williams Enters Rarefied Air With a 17th Title

Sep 09, 2013 No Comments

As it turned out, after 2 hours 45 minutes of raw emotion and territorial tennis, Serena Williams really could play in the wind, just as she has played and prevailed in so many conditions and circumstances through the years. Straight Sets With her 32nd birthday approaching, Williams is in […]

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Japan’s Revised G.D.P. Data Shows Strong 2nd Quarter

Sep 09, 2013 No Comments

TOKYO — Japan’s economy expanded much faster than initially thought in the second quarter, data showed Monday, adding to growing signs that a solid recovery is taking hold and strengthening the case for a planned sales tax increase next year. A marked improvement in capital expenditure led to an […]

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