How the U.S. put an end to plane hijacking and why gun reform advocates should take note.

April 16, 2018

Image by Tatiana Cardenas/Upworthy. As thousands across the nation prepare to take to the streets on March 24, 2018, for The March for Our Lives, we’re taking a look at some of the root causes, long-lasting effects, and approaches to solving the gun violence epidemic in America. We’ll have a new installment every day this week. At one point in this country, a plane was hijacked at the rate of…

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Several wounded, one dead in shooting at YouTube headquarters

April 15, 2018

At 12:46PM, an active shooter was reported in an outdoor patio area at YouTube’s headquarters in San Bruno, California. Police arrived at the scene in a manner of minutes, police chief Ed Barberini confirmed during a brief press conference. “We have four victims who have all been transported for gunshot related injuries and we have one suspect who is deceased inside the building with a self-inflicted wound,” Barberini added, “who at…

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The Largest Organ In The Body May Have Just Been Discovered – And It Could Reshape Our Understanding Of Human Anatomy

April 15, 2018

Researchers have identified a network of fluid-filled spaces surrounded by connective tissue that fills the spaces between our organs, surrounding and potentially protecting our insides throughout the body. In a study, scientists define this network as a new organ, the interstitium, which they say could be the largest organ in the human body. Understanding this network as an organ could help us understand how diseases like cancer spread and it…

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30+ Awkward Russian Wedding Photos That Are So Bad Theyre Good

April 15, 2018

From some questionably tacky efforts, to some that are obviously poking fun at themselves, these guys clearly love using photoshop almost as much as they love each other. To celebrate this, we here at Bored Panda have compiled a list of our favorites for you to enjoy and take inspiration from, if you want your wedding photos to be a little different from the boring standard formula that we tend to stick…

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39 of the Most Absurd and Hilarious Cakes That Have Ever Been Baked

April 14, 2018

via: Tumblr The best-laid plans, ya know? Although, I do have to wonder whether these plans really were “best-laid.” Were they planning for the cake to just say “BIRTH”? Advertisement via: Imgur I like to imagine the cake decorator understood exactly what was being requested of them and decided to just do this anyway. Seems like the most appropriate way to ring in your thirtieth year. Advertisement via: Twitter This…

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15+ Of The Stupidest Things Customers Have Ever Said

April 14, 2018

I work at walmart stocking shelves in the grocery department. During one busy day a woman came up to me with a crying kid, probably about 5 years old, and said (exact quote) “my kid is pissing me off, watch him for me while I go get some things.” I told her that it wasn’t my job to watch her kid and that I had to go in back and…

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Photographer Tiptoes Through The Tulips To Shoot Harvest Mice, And The Result Will Make Your Day

April 14, 2018

These super cute photos were taken by Miles Herbert, a British photographer who runs Captivelight, holding workshops and photography tuition for people who are interested in capturing “birds of prey, reptiles, frogs and other beasties.” “Watching and photographing them is absolutely fascinating and only slightly addictive.” Scroll down to check out the cuteness overload for yourself, and let us know what you the comments below! Image credits: Miles Herbert/Caters News…

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Sorry, Laura Ingraham. Looks Like Parkland Survivor David Hogg Was Accepted Into UC Irvine

April 14, 2018

The Parkland high-school shooting survivor and March for Our Lives leader David Hogg has been accepted into University of California, Irvine, shared a list of companies which advertised on Ingraham's show and encouraged people to get in touch to complain about her comments. Nineteen companies including TripAdvisor, Nestle and Hulu all removed their backing from Ingraham's show. expected to return to her show Monday after the cooling-off period. Fox News…

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Feds Are Treating Michael Cohen Like a Mob Lawyer, Trump Allies Say

April 14, 2018

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are treating personal attorney. The news that FBI agents raided his office appeared to leave the president shaken, and he told a pool spray of reporters a few hours after it broke that he was now considering firing special counsel Bob Mueller. The raid was handled by the Southern District of New York, not Muellers office. Lawyers told The Daily Beast that raiding lawyers offices isnt…

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10 Famous Celebs Who Have Committed Murder

April 14, 2018

In 1978, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen epitomized the sex, drugs, and rock and roll lifestyle. Then, on the night of October 11, 1978, Spungen was found dead, stabbed in stomach. Advertisement 2. Matthew Broderick Both Broderick and his girlfriend at the time, Jennifer Gray, were vacationing in Ireland when he mistakenly drove onto the wrong side of the road and smashed into an incoming…

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It looks like Amy Schumer is done with Sinclair Broadcasting.

April 14, 2018

If your TV station is discreetly pushing President Donald Trump’s agenda, Amy Schumer doesn’t want to talk to them. The actress, who’s currently promoting her new comedy “I Feel Pretty,” just reportedly canceled an interview with Washington D.C.-based WJLA, an ABC affiliate, BuzzFeed News learned. The station is owned by conservative Sinclair Broadcasting Group, which is facing intense backlash after it forced local news anchors across the country to read…

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Cambridge Analytica Could Have Also Accessed Private Facebook Messages

April 14, 2018

The data consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, which harvested as many as 87 million Facebook users' personal data, also could have accessed the private inbox messages of some of those affected. Facebook slipped this previously undisclosed detail into the notifications that began appearing at the top of News Feeds on Monday. These alerts let users know whether they or their friends had downloaded a personality quiz app called This Is Your…

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Katy Perry surprises ‘Idol’ contestant with kiss and he says he was ‘uncomfortable’

April 14, 2018

For those who missed it, Glaze entered the audition room where he mentioned that his job as a cashier allowed him to meet “cute girls.” Fellow judge Luke Bryan jokingly asked if he’d kissed a girl and liked it, a nod to Perry’s famous pop song. “I have never been in a relationship and I can’t kiss a girl without being in a relationship” he said. Perry ordered him to…

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Chip and Joanna Gaines say tearful goodbye to ‘Fixer Upper’ as finale airs

April 13, 2018

Video Chip and Joanna Gaines on ending ‘Fixer Upper’ HGTV stars open up about their relationship. Chip and Joanna Gaines said their goodbyes to “Fixer Upper” during the hit HGTV show’s final episode, which aired on Tuesday. The couple announced in September that the show was coming to an end after Season 5. The Gaineses said they were ending the show to focus on their family and other business ventures….

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