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Filipino Whims and Thoughts Unlimited – via Jonas Chavez Hiponia

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Cheridel Alejandrino is her name . She’s the elevator girl working for SM Olongapo. This video went viral because of her hilarious and effective portrayal of her job that draws a light feeling among Youtube viewers and also inspiring us Filipinos .

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August 11, 2013 at 6:53 am

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Discovery Channel Owes Its Audience An Apology – via Wil Wheaton

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So last night, I tuned in to watch the first entry in this year’s sharkstravaganza: a documentary about one of the coolest megasharks ever, the prehistoric Megalodon. This thing was freaking huge, with teeth the size of an adult human’s hand, and it is very, very extinct. Discovery’s special started out with what appeared to be “found footage” of some people on a fishing boat that gets hit and sunk by something huge … and I immediately knew something was amiss. The “found footage” was shot the way a professional photographer shoots things, not the way a vacationer holds their video camera. There was no logical way the camera could survive the salt water for the footage to be found. The footage was alleged to have been found in April … but then it got so much worse:

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August 11, 2013 at 6:50 am

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Will the RH Law limit freedom of religion?

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Outside of the completely false pseudoscience, misguided economics, and absurd natural law reasons presented in the Supreme Court, the only argument that the anti-RH side has is that concerning freedom of religion.

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August 11, 2013 at 6:47 am

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Reza Aslan dealing with Fox News – via Jessican Zafra

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Fox News laid a trap for Reza Aslan, author of Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth. But he came prepared, armored in erudition (“I am a scholar of religions with four degrees, including one in the New Testament, and fluency in biblical Greek, who has been studying the origins of Christianity for two decades, who also just happens to be a Muslim.”) and calm, and prepared to point out unreason (“I think the fundamental problem here is that you’re assuming that I have some type of faith-based bias in this work that I write.”). He sidestepped the pit, allowing the interviewer to fall deeper and deeper into it.

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August 11, 2013 at 6:44 am

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Judge denies Apple Inc. request in e-books case

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Judge denies Apple Inc. request in e-books case

 

The judge said she wasn’t ready to rule on the government’s suggested remedies to eliminate antitrust behavior. She seemed dismayed as she noted that the publishers and Apple seemed to express together their opposition to some government recommendations, “reflecting a seriously continuing danger of collusion.”

 

Apple, the maker of iPods, iPads and iPhones, continues to fight what it calls “false accusations.”

 

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August 11, 2013 at 6:41 am

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Porn vs. Real – illustrated with deli food

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Are you worried that your mons pubis looks like a yeti, whereas most ladies house a pristine and proud (and patriotic?) bald eagle between their legs? Well, fret no more (or continue with the non-fretting) because sex isn’t actually the hairless squirting facial bonanza that many pre-teen boys imagine it to be. But you probably already knew that if you’ve ever had sex.

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August 7, 2013 at 3:39 pm

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Coming Clean

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Coming Clean

Dr. Harper explained in her presentation that the cervical cancer risk in the U.S. is already extremely low, and that vaccinations are unlikely to have any effect upon the rate of cervical cancer in the United States. In fact, 70% of all H.P.V. infections resolve themselves without treatment in a year, and the number rises to well over 90% in two years. Harper also mentioned the safety angle.
All trials of the vaccines were done on children aged 15 and above, despite them currently being marketed for 9-year-olds. So far, 15,037 girls have reported adverse side effects from Gardasil alone to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (V.A.E.R.S.), and this number only reflects parents who underwent the hurdles required for reporting adverse reactions.

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August 7, 2013 at 3:32 pm

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