Woman Live-Tweets IBM Execs’ Sexist Conversation

Woman Live-Tweets IBM Execs’ Sexist Conversation

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If you have the urge to say something completely offensive about women in the workplace, it’s a good idea to make sure that the person next to you doesn’t have the ability to live-tweet the conversation.

On Monday in Toronto, editor and coder Lyndsay Kirkham took it upon herself to expose the sexist comments being made by IBM executives through her twitter feed.

Kirkham, who was eating lunch at…

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FBI Guilty Of Creating ‘An Illusion’ Of Terrorism (VIDEO)

FBI Guilty Of Creating ‘An Illusion’ Of Terrorism (VIDEO)

The Human Rights Watch and Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute have recently released a report claiming that the U.S. Justice Department and the FBI have been targeting American Muslims in unethical counterterrorism “sting operations.”

The report, called “Illusion of Justice: Human Rights Abuses in US Terrorism…

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Jews and Arabs Love Each Other, Refuse To Be Enemies

Jews and Arabs Love Each Other, Refuse To Be Enemies

As the Israel-Palestine area detonated into a mass of rockets and explosions, an orthodox Jewish boyfriend and an Arab girlfriend who, is half Lebanese, kissed – their image went viral.  And this photo became the face of an internet initiative called  Jews and Arabs Refuse to be Enemies. Sulome Anderson, a journalist, said,

“Love doesn’t speak the language of occupation.”

Having their photo go…

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'Good Gal' With A Gun Pulls Gun When Asked To Drive Slower (VIDEO)

‘Good Gal’ With A Gun Pulls Gun When Asked To Drive Slower (VIDEO)

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Whenever a story takes place in a Walmart parking lot, you just know that something unflatteringly American has transpired. Tuesday was no exception when a woman in Rutherford County, Tennessee brandished her gun at a man who told her to stop speeding through the lot.

According to WGNS Radio, 37-year-old Angela Scruggs was arrested on Tuesday after she allegedly pulling her .22 caliber handgun…

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New Data Show’s Worst States For Children Are Republican

New Data Show’s Worst States For Children Are Republican

Photo Courtesy: Annie E Casey Foundation

Photo Courtesy: Annie E Casey Foundation

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has released their 25th edition of their KIDS COUNT Data Book. There is a lot of good news for kids based on the trends the group has studied, there is some bad news as well, especially if you’re a child in a Republican majority state.

The good news begins with the group reporting that the number of children who are not…

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This Is What Happens When A Texas Tea Party Rep Finally Stands Up For Refugee Children

This Is What Happens When A Texas Tea Party Rep Finally Stands Up For Refugee Children

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The humanitarian crisis at the border is ongoing as refugee children continue to flee violence, rape, and slavery in their homelands. They seek nothing more than to save their lives and live somewhere safe in peace. But the pleas of the innocent have fallen upon the deaf ears of conservatives who have nothing but hatred in their hearts.

Such was the case on Wednesday…

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Man Serving Life Sentence For Pot Uses Ad Campaign To Beg For Freedom

Man Serving Life Sentence For Pot Uses Ad Campaign To Beg For Freedom

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Jeff Mizanskey is currently serving life without parole for marijuana charges. He has already served 21 years and is the only prisoner in Missouri being held under these conditions.

An Indiegogo campaign is currently trying to raise $21,000 to create ads for TV, print, radio, online and billboards that call for Mizankey’s freedom. The ads are meant to create media buzz that would encourage…

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A Blow Against Rape Culture As Judge Is Suspended For Blaming 14 Year Old Girl For Her Own Rape

A Blow Against Rape Culture As Judge Is Suspended For Blaming 14 Year Old Girl For Her Own Rape

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What? Blaming the victim seemed liked a good idea at the time!

Last year, a Montana judge decided that a 47 year old teacher should only serve a whole whopping 30 days in jail for raping a 14 year old student. Why? Because the girl was clearly asking for it and was “as much in control of the situation” as her rapist. You know how slutty those 14 year old chicks can be. Never mind that whole “kids…

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The Queen Is Totally Photobombing People!

The Queen Is Totally Photobombing People!

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This group selfie taken at the opening of the Commonwealth Games in Scotland went viral after it was photobombed by a special guest…Queen Elizabeth II! But after some research, turns out this is old-hat (see what I did there?), the Queen has been photobombing people for years!

Here she is with one of her first efforts at Ascot a few years back, just about getting herself into shot.

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Emboldened…

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Republican Accused of Sexually Assaulting Aide, Pays Lawyers With Campaign Funds

Republican Accused of Sexually Assaulting Aide, Pays Lawyers With Campaign Funds

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Campaign finance reports from have revealed that campaign donations to Republican State Legislator Bill Kramer of Wisconsin have been siphoned into a legal fund to battle sexual assault charges made against him.

According to local news outlet WKOW:

The finance report for Rep. Kramer (R-Waukesha) lists payments to to Gatzke & Ruppelt SC for “Legal Fees-Compliance/Administrative” of $5,000 on…

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Karma Bit Back Immediately For This Road Rage Drunk

Karma Bit Back Immediately For This Road Rage Drunk

A000Did you ever hear the one about the drunk driver who, in the midst of a road rage incident, ran himself over with his own car? Well then brace yourself, because you’re about to.

According to Gainesville Police Department report, after rear-ending a vehicle that had stopped at a traffic light – 48-year-old Joseph H. Carl jumped out and began banging on the driver’s window and yelling at the woman…

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Southwest Tried To Kick Family Off Flight After Tweet About Bad Service

Southwest Tried To Kick Family Off Flight After Tweet About Bad Service

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No one could have ever predicted that a simple tweet could get an entire family kicked off of a plane, but that’s exactly what happened to Duff Watson and his children on Sunday.

Watson had boarded a Southwest Airlines flight from Denver to Minneapolis, and was soon asked to get off after an agent didn’t like the tweet he wrote, which referred to her service.

It all started when Watson and the…

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Teen Girl Raped On Field-Trip, Her School Did What?!

Teen Girl Raped On Field-Trip, Her School Did What?!

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In November 2012, 15-year-old Garfield High student Emily Miller (pseudonym) was raped while on a field-trip for her Seattle school.  The rape was so brutal, she was hospitalized.  Her alleged rapist returned to school, she never did.

Emily was on a three-day school trip to a National Park when a little late night talking in bed with a boy took  scary turn.  She had sneaked out of her room to…

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Israel Labelled These Little Girls Terrorists, Their Beautiful Response Made Me Cry

Israel Labelled These Little Girls Terrorists, Their Beautiful Response Made Me Cry

In recent weeks Israeli Lawmaker Ayalet Shaked called for the murder of Palestinian women and children, while Deputy Speaker of the Israeli Knesset Moshe Feiglin called for the ‘elimination‘ of Gaza. Both speak from the Israeli position that there is no such thing as a Palestinian civilian - they are terrorists, or terrorists-in-waiting.

These two little Palestinian-Canadian girls had something…

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Child In Gaza: ‘Am I Going To Die Daddy?’

Child In Gaza: ‘Am I Going To Die Daddy?’

Six words you never want to hear from the lips of your child: “Am I going to die, Daddy?”

But these are the words that Channel 4′s Jon Snow heard the 6-year-old daughter of his own translator ask over the phone, as her father stood surrounded by the blood and bodies of other children in a Gaza hospital.

So far for 166 of Gaza’s children, the answer has been yes, with another 1,310injured – and…

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