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Gov. Greg Abbott jinxes Hillary Clinton

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A few days ago, Texas Governor Greg Abbott was in the news when a staffer in his office accidentally tweeted out a premature congratulatory message to the Houston Astros for winning the first round of the Major League playoffs. The Astros were up on Kansas City 6-2 and two innings away from a victory at […]

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Fresh concerns about flooding in El Paso County, Colo. [photos]

http://twitter.com/#!/JeffChristlieb/status/378308739117240321 For the second time today, flood sirens went off in Manitou Springs, Colo., after torrential rains drenched the area. http://twitter.com/#!/danieljchacon/status/378310545306185728 http://twitter.com/#!/ILoveManitou/status/378311572348604416 http://twitter.com/#!/danieljchacon/status/378319196842520576 http://twitter.com/#!/IsaacBlancas/status/378309847441481728 But this time it’s not just Manitou that is concerned: http://twitter.com/#!/jolbean/status/378308212421697536 http://twitter.com/#!/csgazette/status/378317778106601473 America the Beautiful Park is in the center of Colorado Springs, several miles east of Manitou. Fortunately, the rain […]

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Know What The Inside Of A Turtle’s Mouth Looked Like? Get Ready To Be Terrified.

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The leatherback turtle is the biggest turtle in the world. These wonderful creatures start out small and then grow into giant 1,000 monsters of the deep. On the outside they just look like your regular, everyday giant turtle. But when they open their mouths it’s a whole different story.   Here’s a full grown leatherback turtle, […]

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Make Your Stomach Churn With The Weirdest Ice Cream Flavors From Around The World.

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Still trying to beat the heat this summer? Cool off while taking your taste buds on an adventure with some of these, um, unique ice cream options. You won’t find these flavors tooling around the block in your ice cream man’s truck. These parlors from around the world put their own spin on the tasty treat […]

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I Don’t Know Where The Rich People Are Who Lived Here, But What They Left Behind Is Frightening.

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It’s hard to define what makes an abandoned place inherently frightening. Rooms and furniture aren’t naturally scary, but when they are inside of an abandoned house they suddenly become artifacts of horror or sadness. Andre Govia is an urban explorer and photographer that discovered this mansion in Belgium. He was able to capture perfectly the […]

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Did White House troll photojournalists with photo of the day?

http://twitter.com/#!/ron_fournier/status/404363039992197120 As Twitchy reported, National Journal’s Ron Fournier published a powerful piece Thursday arguing the importance of access to the president for photojournalists. Fournier’s piece, “Obama’s Image Machine: Monopolistic Propaganda Funded by You,” arrived alongside a letter to press secretary Jay Carney in which numerous news organizations called for more open access to the president. “As […]

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