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Girl Builds Amazing Treehouse, Is Ordered To Take It Down Thanks To Lame Neighbor

A 14-year-old girl in Pennsylvania learned a valuable lesson about handwork when she built her treehouse.

She then learned a harsher lesson about construction codes and lame neighbors after she was told she had to take it down. 119 more words


Fatwas & the First Amendment: 9th Circuit Reverses Takedown Order of Video that Preceded Benghazi & Cairo Protests

A young actress agreed to appear in a low-budget, Middle Eastern themed action film. The producer re-cut and over-dubbed the video, which included five seconds of the actress’ performance, fashioning it into “Innocence of Muslims,” an anti-Islamic screed, which portrayed the Prophet Mohammed in an exceedingly offensive way.  879 more words

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Today's Lesson: Heavy Hands

Today’s class was NoGi. You might be wondering “what the heck is a NoGi class” in Brazilian Jiu Jitus? Great question! It’s similar to a traditional Gi class with the exception that the Gi unifor is not required, and in many cases is not even allowed. 327 more words


Get Out Your Red Sharpie, Emily Thorn's 5 Best Takedowns

As much as I believed that ‘Revenge’ should come to an end, I’m still sad to see it go. I’ve watched Emily avenge her father over the last four years and even got to see her reunited with her father. 656 more words


Millionaire's Shortbread - Cookie Takedown Edition - Part 2

When we last left our friendly neighborhood baker (me), it was the night before the big cookie competition. I know you’ve been waiting all week with bated breath. 1,130 more words


Millionaire's Shortbread - Cookie Takedown Edition - Part 1

Some of you may remember that a few months ago, I entered a cookie competition. The Brooklyn Cookie Takedown. It was to be my biggest baking challenge yet. 1,571 more words