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8,000-year-old heads on spikes found in Swedish lake

(Source: arstechnica.com)

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    In east-central Sweden, workers demolishing a railway that crossed the Motala Ström River discovered something bizarre. For roughly 7,500 years, a shallow, swampy lake in the area had hidden a pile of stones that contained the skeletal remains of at least 10 people and weapons made of stone and antler. 798 more words

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    COMMENT: Should the ashes of Japanese war criminals in Singapore cemetery be removed?

    (Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

    In a tranquil neighbourhood near Hougang lies a 126-year-old cemetery with a grim past etched on a granite pillar. Measuring less than a metre in height, the pillar marks the final resting place of 135 Japanese war criminals. 1,282 more words

    Current Affairs

    What remains of Chatroulette: it’s gone to the do(n)gs

    (Source: www.theverge.com)

    The first time “Hung.,” a 24-year-old from the UK, used Chatroulette to masturbate in front of a stranger, he was in college, late in his teens or perhaps early in his 20s. 1,206 more words

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    Suspected poacher eaten by lions in South Africa

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    A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by a pack of lions close to the Kruger National Park in South Africa, police said Monday, adding that little was left of the victim’s body. 165 more words

    Current Affairs

    Markets are crashing 2018. $5.2 Trillion wipe off global global exchanges.

    We live in a transfixed monetized (money print) world that has fused a strange discourse between capitalism and the ‘front’ of socialist minded mythology (equality sloganeering), while at the same time both were needed and exploited to expand the Universities as bloated behemoths, the other, crony capitalism, to maintain the construction industry that is apartment building.  263 more words

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    Twitter lost users in the US again, but it finally made a profit

    (Source: www.theverge.com)

    At nearly 12 years old, and after four years as a public company, Twitter has finally had a profitable quarter. The company said today that it made $91 million during the fourth quarter of 2017, whereas it lost $167 million this time in 2016. 298 more words

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