rotate freezer to balls works well.
Monday, 29 June 2020

Hitchhiker, hero, celebrity, killer: The strange journey of the man called Kai

quote [ In 2013, Caleb McGillivary became an unlikely hero and an even unlikelier star. There were TV appearances and concerts, women and new friends, the promise of money and a reality show. Instead, three months later, the Alberta man was facing life in prison for a murder he says was self-defence. This is the story of ?Kai the hatchet-wielding hitchhiker? ]

When I was a hitchhiker on the road
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:03amGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 28 June 2020

30 Years Ago, Romania Deprived Thousands of Babies of Human Contact

quote [ Here?s what?s become of them. ]

Orphan children sees a hard time in this world
[SFW] [people] [+1 Underrated]
[by ScoobySnacks@8:25amGMT] [2 comments]

Friday, 26 June 2020

How to Know You?re Not Insane (And how a Cards Against Humanity Staff Writer was fired.)

quote [ Now that the Polygon piece has been released, I feel like parts of the story deserve more details, and I want to express some of the thoughts I?ve had in the last two years since I was placed in a mental ward against my will for five days by my bosses. ]

Cards Against Humanity must've hired a consultant from the NYPD. Fuck'em.
[SFW] [people] [+6]
[by steele@8:01pmGMT] [4 comments]

Thursday, 25 June 2020

I started a Facebook barter group and had more than 1,000 members in 24 hours

quote [ ?There?s people out there that don?t have food, they don?t have clothes, and they feel safe in the group being able to ask and get help without being judged because we don?t allow that ? and I think that even without a pandemic, that?s important to have.? ]

Click the Listen Now button.

Lest we forget, this is what America is made of.
[SFW] [people] [+1 Good]
[by yunnaf@11:19pmGMT] [3 comments]

Sunday, 21 June 2020

A White Woman, Racism and a Poodle

quote [ I thought, ?Holy crap! Maybe my van matches the description of a vehicle used in a crime.? This is a rural area, it?s about 10 pm and it is dark out. I?m a woman alone. Thank God I had Merlin with me. ]

That was an insightful account.
[SFW] [people] [+10 Informative]
[by Paracetamol@7:25pmGMT] [3 comments]

Thursday, 18 June 2020

DNA from ancient Irish tomb reveals incest and an elite class that ruled early farmers

quote [ ?To go from [NG10] to saying these are proto-state societies where you have a godlike elite is pushing it a bit far,? says University of Manchester archaeologist Julian Thomas. ?It?s one guy.?
One way to settle the debate is to look at similar passage tombs built on the Orkney Islands and in Wales and France. ?The question is whether this arose in Ireland or whether they were importing existing social structures into the island ]

Some concepts on early hierarchies.
[SFW] [people] [+1 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@7:56pmGMT] [2 comments]

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

On Being the Oldest in the Room

quote [ ?You remind me of my mom,? he replied when I finished.
It is clear our future depends on innovation. And, the most innovative enterprises are the most diverse.
the more you make of an opportunity the more success you will have. It?s getting access to the right opportunity with people that respect you and share your values that is most important. ]

That opinion rang some bell.
[SFW] [people]
[by Paracetamol@8:30pmGMT] [0 comments]

Monday, 15 June 2020

My Father's Fanatical Feud With the Bullies Next Door Became an All-Out War

quote [ When the neighbor boys harassed me, my dad grabbed his rifle and set booby traps. Cops were called. Death threats were made. One thing was certain: He would never let them win. ]

Inside the nightmare next door
[SFW] [people] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:02amGMT] [2 comments]

Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Hidden Treasure Chest Filled With Gold And Gems Is Found In Rocky Mountains

quote [ "It was under a canopy of stars in the lush, forested vegetation of the Rocky Mountains and had not moved from the spot where I hid it more than 10 years ago," millionaire Forrest Fenn says. ]

N' the dirt in the caves of the Rocky Mountain mines
[SFW] [people]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:13amGMT] [6 comments]

Tuesday, 2 June 2020

The Black Investigator Who Went Undercover as a White Man in the Jim Crow South

quote [ Walter Francis White helped the NAACP document the truth about lynchings in America. The fact that he could pass as caucasian came in very handy. ]

What you gonna do about the old Jim Crow?
[SFW] [people] [+3 Insightful]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:02amGMT] [0 comments]

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