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Crissy Pratt, a North Carolina parent who ran for local school boards

Like many parents who chose to run for their district school boards this year, Crissy Pratt had never been involved in local politics. That changed during the COVID-19 lockdowns when Pratt began watching the live-streamed Guilford County Board of Education meetings in North Carolina to keep up with the ever-changing COVID restrictions. What she saw…

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LAPD Can’t Arrest Will Smith; Cops Didn’t See Chris Rock Slap

Will Smith Cops Didn’t See the Slap … But Citizen’s Arrest Was on the Table 4/6/2022 1:00 AM PT There’s growing anger toward the LAPD for not arresting Will Smith on the spot even after Chris Rock said he didn’t want Will busted — but fact is, there were only 2 ways cops could have…

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Even dinosaurs couldn’t escape the sniffles

Around 150 million years ago, a long-necked dinosaur in southwest Montana became very ill. The unfortunate sauropod might have endured a sore throat, headaches, and difficulty breathing.  Although the dinosaur in question is long dead, signs of this sickness are preserved in its neck bones as lumpy growths. These abnormal structures may have been caused…

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I couldn’t help but wonder if you have the same “And just like that …” opinion are everyone else?

Do you agree that Che Diaz is the worst or do you agree that Che Diaz is the worst? With all this And Just Like That… hoopla going on recently, I decided it would be fun to ask my friends and coworkers their ✨hot takes✨ on the show. And because I love mess, I need…

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Why Apple’s “Hockey Puck Mouse” is so offensive to people

Given Apple’s current reputation as one of the world’s most sought after and admired tech brands, it’s hard for many to believe the company has had more than a handful of design controversies. While some of these mistakes were products simply too ahead of their time, there were some other objectively bad designs like the…

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Evans “couldn’t have given an awful lot more” in WRC title fight

Evans put up a valiant fight to take the championship battle into this weekend’s Rally Monza finale, having reduced Ogier’s advantage from 44 to 17 points after a victory in Finland and a second in Spain.Although admitting he needed Ogier to slip up to become the first British WRC champion since the late Richard Burns…

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Why Zillow Couldn’t Make Algorithmic House Pricing Work

Zillow’s Zestimate of home values has become a go-to reference for US homeowners. But when Zillow tried to use its algorithm to buy and sell homes, it badly misread the market.The company’s iBuyer (or “instant buyer”) arm, where tech-first firms use algorithms to quickly value, buy, and sell homes, launched in 2018 in Phoenix. It…

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76ers’ Joel Embiid Couldn’t Walk for 2 Days After Suffering Knee Injury vs. Pelicans

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is dealing with knee problems early in the season.  Per ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, Embiid said he “couldn’t walk for…

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I Was in a Coma and Couldn’t Pay My Credit Card Bills

There you are, living your best life, when a sudden sharp abdominal pain hits. It sends you to the emergency room. Before you know it, what should be a routine procedure turns into a medical fluke, and your stay in the hospital is extended from one week to three months. This is what happened to…

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Why Couldn’t Iron Age People Throw Some Stuff Away?

I have been told many stories by people who found it hard to let go of the everyday objects left behind by their loved ones after death. A woman whose mother had, just before she died, bought a large tub of malted milk drink powder called Horlicks, confided, “I could not throw this away. It…