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Dan Rather’s note to pray for the future of the country turns his Twitter feed into a theological tire fire

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It’s always a pleasure to hear from the grandfather of fake news, and Dan Rather has a message for the country so important it couldn’t be squeezed into a tweet. Instead, Rather published a lengthy Facebook post Monday advising all praying people to pray for the future of the country following today’s testimony from FBI […]

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Zuckerberg donates $25M to fight Ebola, buys a ‘chunk’ of Hawaii for $100M

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http://twitter.com/#!/JohnKerry/status/522033187875479552 Mark Zuckerberg gives $25 million to fight #Ebola http://t.co/5jZe1kPBQI #ksdk — KSDK NewsChannel 5 (@ksdknews) October 14, 2014 But is this really “leadership” or “crucial” to the fight against Ebola? He did just drop a whole lot more cash on this: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg buys chunk of Hawaii island for a casual $100million […]

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These Spiders In Australia Are Getting Too Smart — Not Even Floods Can Stop Them

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Australia is a land of extremes. The continent is known for its deadly assortment of wildlife, but that’s not the only extreme thing about it. There’s also the weather. Recent floods in areas of Tasmania have caused unprecedented damage to residents’ homes and businesses. However, the extreme flooding has also caused wildlife — specifically spiders […]

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Sneering bar owner spits on gun owners; Backpedals and fails

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http://twitter.com/#!/Admsgirl/status/446620521225256960 Snort. That pretty much sums it up, but here is some background: Why does Backstreets Pub & Grill in Clemson, S.C., “suck at life”? @BackstreetsPub I corrected your sign for you. @jlhowe @RichardShiller @TwitchyTeam #2A theblaze.com/stories/2014/0… . http://t.co/pRaSKACzjc— Chris C. Cushing (@CCCushing) March 20, 2014 Boom. You see, that sneering sign was posted at […]

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hasn’t taken down ‘Kill Kendall Jones’ page?!?

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http://twitter.com/#!/JGreenDC/status/486945719258198016 This morning, Twitchy brought you the story of the “Kill Kendall Jones” Facebook page: Facebook has standards. And 19-year-old Kendall Jones’ hunting photos violate those standards, a spokesperson for the social network told Mashable … When Juneau Empire reporter Matt Woolbright spotted the “Kill Kendall Jones” Facebook page, he reported it as “harassment” and a “credible threat of violence.” But […]

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