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Besides Being Delicious, Bacon Could Be Essential To Stopping Nosebleeds

Besides Being Delicious, Bacon Could Be Essential To Stopping Nosebleeds

World

The next time you have a nosebleed, forget the tampon. Stick a piece of cured ham up your nostril. Dr. Sonal Saraiya and her team at the Detroit Medical Center received an Ig Nobel Prize for ending a child’s unstoppable nosebleed by pushing strips of cured meat up his nose. The boy suffered from Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia, a condition […]

Anti-Islam Ads Will Soon Be All Over New York City’s Bus And Subway Stations

Anti-Islam Ads Will Soon Be All Over New York City’s Bus And Subway Stations

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A series of offensive anti-Islamic ads will soon be placed in 100 bus stations and two subway stations in Manhattan. The $100,000 campaign was paid for by activist blogger Pamela Geller, who has long campaigned against Arabic anti-Semitism and provided aid to predominantly Muslim nations. The three ads claim Islam is a hateful religion, with one […]

Time To Separate? Nearly One In Four Americans Is Open To Their States Seceding

Time To Separate? Nearly One In Four Americans Is Open To Their States Seceding

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American citizens have lost so much faith in the federal government that nearly one in four people would be open to or strongly support their states seceding from the nation. According to the Huffington Post, a poll from Reuters/Ipsos asked 8,952 people living all over the country whether or not they support their state being […]

Earth’s Population Could Possibly Reach 12 Billion People By 2100

Earth’s Population Could Possibly Reach 12 Billion People By 2100

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A research team from the University of Washington has predicted Earth’s population to exceed 12 billion by the year 2100. Statistician and sociologist Adrian Raftery and his 13-member crew arrived to their conclusion after analyzing UN data regarding rates of fertility, death, migration and aging. The results yielded significant uncertainty on many levels, saying we […]

Besides Being Delicious, Bacon Could Be Essential To Stopping Nosebleeds
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Besides Being Delicious, Bacon Could Be Essential To Stopping Nosebleeds

The next time you have a nosebleed, forget the tampon. Stick a piece of cured ham up your nostril. Dr. Sonal Saraiya and her team at the Detroit Medical Center received an Ig Nobel Prize for ending a child’s unstoppable nosebleed by pushing strips of cured meat up his nose. The boy suffered from Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia, a condition […]
Earth’s Population Could Possibly Reach 12 Billion People By 2100
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Earth’s Population Could Possibly Reach 12 Billion People By 2100

A research team from the University of Washington has predicted Earth’s population to exceed 12 billion by the year 2100. Statistician and sociologist Adrian Raftery and his 13-member crew arrived to their conclusion after analyzing UN data regarding rates of fertility, death, migration and aging. The results yielded significant uncertainty on many levels, saying we […]
Pabst Blue Ribbon Will Be Sold In Russia, And Now There Will Be Even More Hipsters
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Pabst Blue Ribbon Will Be Sold In Russia, And Now There Will Be Even More Hipsters

In dimly-lit dive bars across the country, the American hipster is weeping. Pabst Blue Ribbon beer was once the refreshment of blue-collar workers before becoming the unofficial drink of the young hipster movement. Today, Eugene Kashper of Russia-based Oasis Beverages announced the sale of Milwaukee-based Pabst Brewing Company. PBR is a 170-year-old brand that stretches […]

Frat House Under Investigation For Allegedly Giving Roofies To All Female Party-Goers
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Frat House Under Investigation For Allegedly Giving Roofies To All Female Party-Goers

The men of a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee fraternity are under investigation for what may be a house-wide, organized system of administering date rape drugs to women at their parties. Police arrived at the scene of a party at the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity Friday night after being called to assist an overly-intoxicated woman. Police were […]

13-Year-Old Gets Detention For Sharing His Lunch With A Friend At School (Photo)
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13-Year-Old Gets Detention For Sharing His Lunch With A Friend At School (Photo)

An administrator at Weaverville Elementary School in Weaverville, California, reportedly gave 13-year-old Kyle Bradford detention after the eighth grader shared his lunch with a friend. The Trinity Alps Unified School District, which includes Weaverville Elementary, prohibits students from sharing food with each other, due to allergy and hygienic concerns. Bradford maintains he gave his friend […]

Lawyer Photoshops Herself Into Over 50 Photos With Celebs To Attract Business
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Lawyer Photoshops Herself Into Over 50 Photos With Celebs To Attract Business

Los Angeles lawyer Svitlana Sangary is anything but cool with celebrities. An LA court recommended a six-month suspension and three years of probation for “deceptive advertising” after Sangary photoshopped herself into more than 50 photos with celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Jamie Foxx. Sangary was charged with four counts of misconduct. She posted the images in the […]