March 2018

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Chicken chaos as KFC closes outlets

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“Angry, sad, disappointed and hungry”: We talk to KFC customers KFC has closed more than half of its 900 UK outlets after delivery problems meant they ran out of chicken. Last week, the fried chicken chain switched its delivery contract to DHL, which blamed “operational issues” for […]

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Microplastic Contamination Found In 93 Percent Of Major Brands’ Bottled Water

Plastic pollution stories often focus on the sheer prevalence of the problem in the oceans, and that’s fair enough: Right now, there’s about 17 Great Pyramids of Giza-worth of plastic in them, and it’s added to each year. A new report commissioned by journalism organization Orb Media, however, reminds us that plastic pollution isn’t a problem […]

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Vegan Woman Forced Her Fennec Fox To Go Vegan, And Heres What Happened

According to experts, a fennec’s diet in the wild is comprised of about 90% animals and insects while the remaining 10% consists of various plants they dig up. Naturally, they need a lot of protein when living in captivity as well. Forcing her omnivore Jumanji on a vegan menu only, Sae has probably messed up […]

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Facebook bans Britain First pages

Facebook says the decision to remove the pages was made after Britain First had ignored a final warning about the posting of material that broke its community standards. The group will not be allowed to set up a replacement page. It is understood that Facebook judged the videos and photos to be designed to incite […]

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US Teacher Investigated After Allegedly Feeding A Puppy To A Snapping Turtle In Front Of Students

A science teacher at a junior high in Idaho is facing investigation after he allegedly fed a puppy to a turtle in front of his students. The teacher fed the puppy to a snapping turtle after hours at Preston High School, East Idaho News reports. The status of the dog at the time is unclear, according to […]

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Guy Tweets Hilariously Epic Story About His Girlfriend Moving In With Him

This guy’s the living definition of a helpless manchild. Glad he found love with this lady, cause I’m having a profoundly hard time picturing him making it out the door every day in one piece, otherwise.  1 Pin It Via @WeNotSocks 2 Pin It Via @WeNotSocks 3 Pin It Via @WeNotSocks 4 Pin It Via […]

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Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76

Professor Stephen Hawking, widely regarded as the greatest physicist of our times died peacefully on Wednesday 14 March, his family told the media. He was 76. Hawking made his mark in the physics world with his work on black holes and the origins of the universe, which greatly expanded our understanding of the Big Bang. Features of […]

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MTV, BET, Nickelodeon, & More Went Quiet For 17 Minutes Today

At 10 a.m. EST, all of Viacom‘s channels suspended programming during the 17 minutes of silence remembering those lost in the Parkland shooting one month ago. During that time, MTV also handed over control of its social media pages to participating students; the network will also cover the March For Our Lives rally on March […]

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MTV, BET, Nickelodeon, & More Went Quiet For 17 Minutes Today

At 10 a.m. EST, all of Viacom‘s channels suspended programming during the 17 minutes of silence remembering those lost in the Parkland shooting one month ago. During that time, MTV also handed over control of its social media pages to participating students; the network will also cover the March For Our Lives rally on March […]

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Life As An American Punk Band in China

1970s punk rock was all about stickin’ it to the man. Rules were made to be broken, and guitars were made to be played badly. China came late to the punk game, in part because the culture puts great reverence on traditional music, and in perhaps greater part because the government does all it can […]

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