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These 5 Aerial Weapons Could Change Warfare As We Know It

Here are the top five aerial weapons that one day could change the face of modern warfare. Relying on the most advanced technology in the world, these hyper-advanced projectiles may outmaneuver, outrun, and outmatch America’s foes around the globe, whenever the need arises.
These 5 Aerial Weapons Could Change Warfare As We Know It
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Glenn Beck Is Pretty Sure Obama Will Get Re-Elected Next Year

Glenn Beck and Don Imus have the type of relationship that can’t be described, only observed. The two regularly join each other’s radio shows and what usually ensues is a cross between comedy, hilarity, and banter with some great content mixed in. This morning was no different when Beck joined […]
Glenn Beck Is Pretty Sure Obama Will Get Re-Elected Next Year
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Chris Matthews Doesn’t Think Obama Actually Wants To Be President

Liberal MSNBC Hardball host Chris Matthews is known to throw some jabs at Republicans during his daily show. But the commentator has become increasingly critical of Democratic President Barack Obama, the same man whose words used to give him a “Thrill up my leg.” Matthews has an upcoming book on President John F. […]
Chris Matthews Doesn’t Think Obama Actually Wants To Be President
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Michelle Obama Is Going To Be Grand Marshal At The NASCAR Ford 400

Billed as part of first lady Michelle Obama’s “Joining Forces” initiative for military families — and perhaps as a way to woo average American voters — Mrs. Obama and Vice President Joe Biden’s wife, Dr. Jill Biden, will serve as Grand Marshals of the November 20 season-ending NASCAR Ford 400.
Michelle Obama Is Going To Be Grand Marshal At The NASCAR Ford 400
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Porn Star Sasha Grey Defends Reading To Elementary School Kids

[credit provider=”Chris Pizzello / AP Photo”] Sasha Grey, the porn star who outraged Los Angeles-area elementary school parents after she was invited to read to students last week, said Friday she will not stop reading to kids despite having “a past that some people may not agree with.”Grey was participating […]
Porn Star Sasha Grey Defends Reading To Elementary School Kids
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Now You Can Modernize Your Apartment With This Urban Beehive

[credit provider=”Phillips” url=”http://www.design.philips.com/philips/sites/philipsdesign/about/design/designportfolio/design_futures/design_probes/projects/microbial_home/urban_beehive.page”] Who wouldn’t want the comforting buzz and sweet smell of honey — not to mention fresh supply — that comes from being a beekeeper their city dwelling apartment?The “Urban Beehive” modernizes the traditional beehive in an artsy, ready-for-display design. According to Popular Science the “Urban Beehive” is designed […]
Now You Can Modernize Your Apartment With This Urban Beehive
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Jon Huntsman Is The Presidential Version Of A Mean Girl

[credit provider=”AP”] I want to show you something.  Here are two Republican candidates for president on some of the big issues of the day. Check it out. ON SPENDING AND DEBT Candidate A – We must reign in spending and “not postpone the debt so as to place that burden […]
Jon Huntsman Is The Presidential Version Of A Mean Girl
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Are You Smarter Than An Occupy Wall Street Protester?

In mid-October, New York Magazine conducted a survey of 50 random Occupy protesters in which they were asked a series of basic, politically-charged questions in order to gauge their level of understanding of economics, current affairs, elected leaders…and what, exactly, they are protesting.
Are You Smarter Than An Occupy Wall Street Protester?
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Olive Garden Backpedals After Refusing To Let An 80-Year-Old Woman Carry An American Flag Into The Restaurant

[credit provider=”Flickr/D’Arcy Norman” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/dnorman/4097326852/”] 80-year-old Marti Warren thought she was doing a good thing a little over a month ago when she booked a local Olive Garden restaurant in Oxford, Alabama, to host a Kiwanis club awards banquet. The chapter president got a rude awakening the night of the gathering, however, […]
Olive Garden Backpedals After Refusing To Let An 80-Year-Old Woman Carry An American Flag Into The Restaurant
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WOW: Check Out These Insanely Complex Corn Mazes Designed By NASA

[credit provider=”The MAiZE Inc.” url=”http://www.spacefarm7.com/index.html”] If you think space can be complex, check out these corn mazes created by NASA.Called Space Farm 7, CNET reports, the mazes honour NASA’s 50 years, and are located in seven regions on the country (Belvedere Plantation in Fredericksburg, VA, Cornbelly’s in Lehi, UT; Dell’ […]
WOW: Check Out These Insanely Complex Corn Mazes Designed By NASA
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This Really Exists: Obama Fried Chicken Restaurants In China

[credit provider=”The Blaze”] So this exists: A President Barack Obama-inspired fried chicken chain in — where else? — China.The “OFC” sign — which we can only assume stands for “Obama Fried Chicken” — looks suspiciously like the KFC logo and depicts the president dressed as Colonel Sanders, complete with suspenders […]
This Really Exists: Obama Fried Chicken Restaurants In China
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European Hospitals Could Be Banned From Telling Expectant Parents If It’s A Girl Or A Boy

[credit provider=” Montse PB / flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/4925358935/”] In an effort to prevent couples from selectively aborting unborn children based on gender, the Council of Europe has passed a draft resolution that would prevent parents from being told the sex of the foetus.According to the Daily Telegraph, this method of “choosing” […]
European Hospitals Could Be Banned From Telling Expectant Parents If It’s A Girl Or A Boy
Tech

Forget Electric Cars…Check Out This Idea For Electric Roads

[credit provider=”The Blaze”] If electric cars never really take off in popularity, how about the flip side? Electrified roads.Previous ideas with electrified roads required a coil to be attached to the car, which is unreasonable if the car is moving. Now, researchers at Toyota Central R&D Labs and Toyohashi University of Technology are […]
Forget Electric Cars…Check Out This Idea For Electric Roads
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Unregulated Sperm Donation Leads To 150 Children From A Single Donor

[credit provider=”Flickr/Alexander Normande” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/alexnormand/5810553782/in/photostream/”] Can you imaging having at least 150 half brothers and sisters? This is a reality — however extreme — for some “donor children.”The New York Times reports that it is estimated that 30,000 to 60,000 children are born from use of donated sperm each year. With […]
Unregulated Sperm Donation Leads To 150 Children From A Single Donor
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Gibson Guitar CEO Says Feds Told Him Problems Would ‘Go Away’ if labour Done in Madagascar

[credit provider=”Courtesy of The Blaze” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/stories/update-gibson-guitar-ceo-says-feds-told-him-to-outsource-labour-to-madagascar/”] The tale of the Gibson guitar raid — the one focused on the legendary guitar maker’s alleged importation and use of illegal wood — has taken an odd turn.Now CEO Henry Juszkiewicz is claiming the Feds told him that some of his problems “would […]
Gibson Guitar CEO Says Feds Told Him Problems Would ‘Go Away’ if labour Done in Madagascar
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Hundreds of Libyan Jihadists May Have Been Released From Jail

[credit provider=”AP”] What would happen to the new Libya of hundreds of hardcore Jihadists were released from prison there?We may soon find out the answer if a new report from CNN is true. It includes analysis from Noam Benotman, a former Libyan Islamic Fighting Group Member who renounced violence and […]
Hundreds of Libyan Jihadists May Have Been Released From Jail
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Hackers Use Google To Uncover Social Security Numbers of 43,000 Yale Students

[credit provider=”See-ming Lee 李思明 SML on flickr”] Personal info of 43,000 Yale students, staff and alumni was hacked using Google. Names and Social Security numbers were uncovered on an unprotected File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server.USA Today reported that the hackers used a new-ish Google FTP search function to locate this […]
Hackers Use Google To Uncover Social Security Numbers of 43,000 Yale Students
Tech

Could Your Own Footsteps Soon Power Your Smartphone?

[credit provider=”InStep NanoPower” url=”http://www.instepnanopower.com/2_Technology/Technology.aspx”] New technology could eventually convert your footsteps into energy for your smartphone. Though the use of kinetic energy to produce power is not a new concept, a couple engineers believe they have created a more effective and less cumbersome way of harnessing this energy than previous […]
Could Your Own Footsteps Soon Power Your Smartphone?
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Have You Seen the Military‘s ‘Throwable Robots?’

[credit provider=”iRobot” url=”http://www.irobot.com/gi/more_information/irobot_110_firstlook”] What was on the up-and-up at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Unmanned Systems North America convention? The question is more like, what’s on the up and coming back down? How about throwable robots.Technology has made on-the-ground recon robots lighter and more durable, and the […]
Have You Seen the Military‘s ‘Throwable Robots?’
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London Refuses Kids Tickets To Gun-Related Olympic Events

[credit provider=”The U.S. Army via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/soldiersmediacenter/2799805285/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Schoolchildren in London are eligible for 125,000 free tickets for the 2012 Olympics next Summer, but any event that involves a firearm will be excluded from the massive giveaway.Why, you ask, would anyone choose to hide storied events and world class competitors from […]
London Refuses Kids Tickets To Gun-Related Olympic Events
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How Close Is The Military To Perfecting ‘Swarm’ Drones?

[credit provider=”Steve O: in NC” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/steve-orcutt/2975180214/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Boeing recently sent two unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones) on a mission using swarm technology. Although testing drones isn’t new, the fact that the two drones were two different types of aircraft is.Popular Science has more about what’s called the “swarm” concept:
How Close Is The Military To Perfecting ‘Swarm’ Drones?
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German Electric Car Goes A Record 1,013 Miles On Single Charge

[credit provider=”Schluckspecht” url=”http://www.schluckspecht.net/index.php?mact=Album,m7b1dc,default,1&m7b1dcalbumid=26&m7b1dcreturnid=205&page=205″] The latest in electric vehicle (EV) technology is the epitome of the saying slow and steady wins the race — at least for now. Though the German engineered EV nicknamed “Boozer” only goes 28 miles per hour, it went further than any EV on a single charge.Created […]
German Electric Car Goes A Record 1,013 Miles On Single Charge
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This New Sonar ‘Glove’ Helps The Blind Navigate

[credit provider=”Grathio Labs” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/stories/see-the-new-sonar-glove-that-can-help-the-blind-navigate/”] Sonar — the same sensing through sound waves used by bats — can now help the blind see — sort of — and at a low cost.A self-contained glove with sonar technology measures the distance of how close or far away objects are and lets the […]
This New Sonar ‘Glove’ Helps The Blind Navigate
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CBS News Was Selling Obama Merchandise In Its Online Store

[credit provider=”Courtesy of The Blaze” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/CBS-update-II.jpg”] There’s some curious merchandise for sale in CBS News’ online store.*Alongside a travel mug, tote bag and T-shirt that all bear the CBS News logo, the store also includes the following:
CBS News Was Selling Obama Merchandise In Its Online Store
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Men’s Sex Drive Plummets When Their Wives Mingle With Their Male Friends

[credit provider=”Flickr Russell James Smith” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/russelljsmith/1019199554/”] “Partner betweenness.”Yes, this is a scientific term researchers at the University of Chicago and Cornell University have coined to describe how men feel when their partners come between them and their friends.
Men’s Sex Drive Plummets When Their Wives Mingle With Their Male Friends
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Vladimir Putin Tries To Prove He’s Tough By Arm Wrestling And Bending A Frying Pan

[credit provider=”Flickr World Economic Forum” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/worldeconomicforum/3488885680/”] You might have to try hard to suppress the laughter that will surely begin to bubble over as you read the latest about 58 year old Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin.Putin is allegedly trying to show off his physical prowess by partaking in a strongman competition at a […]
Vladimir Putin Tries To Prove He’s Tough By Arm Wrestling And Bending A Frying Pan
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Coming This Fall, ‘All-American Muslim’ Reality Show on TLC

[credit provider=”chrisschuepp via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisschuepp/2264352319/”] Move over “Sister Wives” and “My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding”: There’s a new show in town.TLC, the television channel known for its sometimes extreme depictions of human behaviour (“Hoarding: Buried Alive” or “Freaky Eaters,” anyone?) has announced it will debut a new reality show in […]
Coming This Fall, ‘All-American Muslim’ Reality Show on TLC
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Syrian Tribal Leader Threatens To Barbecue U.S. Ambassador Like Lamb And ‘Eat’ Him ‘With Or Without Salt’

[credit provider=”The Blaze” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Memri_Shlash.jpg”] In polite society, statesmen are revered for their diplomacy and ability to bring people together, but in Syrian tribal societies, they apparently deserve to be barbecued and “eaten” like a lamb kebab. Literally.Ahmad Al-Shlash, a tribal leader in Syria, gave an interview to the Arabic language channel Al-Dunya […]
Syrian Tribal Leader Threatens To Barbecue U.S. Ambassador Like Lamb And ‘Eat’ Him ‘With Or Without Salt’
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Are Cats The Cause Of Global Warming?

[credit provider=”Flickr Jolene” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/shieldkitten/4559588912/”] Well, you can save your money and forget about buying that Prius.Because apparently cats, not cars, cause “climate change.” That’s the latest according to some research studies.
Are Cats The Cause Of Global Warming?
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The Army Is Paying $48 Million For Devices That Can Detect Suicide Bombers

[credit provider=”The Blaze” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Radar_Suicide-Bombers.jpg”] Billed as a “must have” life-saving piece of gear for all military men and women, a new radar system promises to detect suicide bombers from 100 yards away.The CounterBomber, created by Science, Engineering and Technology Corporation, reportedly uses a complex algorithm to detect possible explosive materials hidden beneath a person’s […]
The Army Is Paying $48 Million For Devices That Can Detect Suicide Bombers
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See The Artist Who Photographs Herself Nude In New York’s Urban Landscapes

[credit provider=”Miru Kim” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Snapz-Pro-XScreenSnapz0096.jpg”] The massive framework of New York’s abandoned subway stations, tunnels, sewers, catacombs, factories, hospitals, and shipyards have served as the backdrop for Manhattan artist Miru Kim to photograph herself nude. Metro New York: “She inserts her naked body into the ‘organism’ of the metropolis, producing ethereal […]
See The Artist Who Photographs Herself Nude In New York’s Urban Landscapes
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Richard Branson Wants To Take You Into Outer Space

[credit provider=”Flickr Jeff Foust” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jfoust/5106831228/in/photostream/”] One former RAF pilot’s lifelong dream of becoming an astronaut might actually come to fruition after he was tapped by Sir Richard Branson to become chief pilot for Virgin Galactic, Branson’s $200,000 per ticket sub-orbital “commercial” spacecraft enterprise.The “VSS Enterprise”—named after the famed Star Trek Enterprise—is […]
Richard Branson Wants To Take You Into Outer Space
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Some Indian Parents Using Sex Change Operations To Turn Girls Into Boys

[credit provider=”Flickr Pratham Books” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/prathambooks/3291623097/”] In a stunning revelation reported in The Telegraph Monday, parents in India are allegedly paying £2,000 (around $3,200) to have their young daughters undergo gender reassignment surgery in order to turn them into sons—all in the hopes of dodging the added expense of raising a girl.Indian […]
Some Indian Parents Using Sex Change Operations To Turn Girls Into Boys
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A Glimpse Into How Exactly U.S. Military Dogs Are Trained

[credit provider=”The Blaze” url=”http://www.theblaze.com/stories/a-glimpse-into-how-exactly-u-s-military-dogs-are-trained/”] In the past, we’ve brought you pictures of military dogs in action (see them here).Today, we bring you a video showing where and how some of those dogs are trained.
A Glimpse Into How Exactly U.S. Military Dogs Are Trained
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What It’s Like Working For Glenn Beck

STARTUP 2011, NEW YORK — Betsy Morgan helped Arianna Huffington build the Huffington Post, and now she’s helping Glenn Beck build The Blaze into a big news site.
What It’s Like Working For Glenn Beck
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This New Jersey Little League Now Requires Fingerprints

[credit provider=”Flickr/pocketwiley” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/pocketwiley/1801041765/”] There’s big brother, who watches your every move. And now, there’s little brother, who makes you get fingerprinted if you want to work concessions at a Little League baseball game in New Jersey.The Tenafly Little League in Tenafly, NJ is now requiring anyone who volunteers at a […]
This New Jersey Little League Now Requires Fingerprints
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Why Are All The Reporters In Japan Standing OUTSIDE?

[credit provider=”The Blaze”] The nuclear problems facing Japan cannot be overstated, and the government has told people in the affected area to stay indoors…So why why why are the news people on the scene standing OUTSIDE?
Why Are All The Reporters In Japan Standing OUTSIDE?
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This Is What A “Snow Explosion” Looks Like

Have you ever been driving behind a large semi in winter only to get distracted by the loose snow fluttering off the top of the rig? Multiply your little dusting times a million and you get this:
This Is What A “Snow Explosion” Looks Like
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Are You Smarter Than A US Diplomat?

I’ve wanted to be a diplomat since I saw them running amok in Lethal Weapon 2 screaming “Diplomatic Immunity!” every time Mel Gibson caught them doing something naughty.
Are You Smarter Than A US Diplomat?
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WATCH: Here’s How NOT To Insult A Colleague On Live TV

When you are legitimately angry with a colleague, or even want to playfully banter with him, you might have the urge to flip said colleague “the bird.” But if you’re a TV anchor delivering a report live and you decide to engage in such an action, you might want to […]
WATCH: Here’s How NOT To Insult A Colleague On Live TV