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Facebook Asks For Users' Nude Photos To Combat Revenge Porn

The Onion - Mon, 2017-11-13 11:46

A new Facebook initiative asks users to share their own explicit photos with the site so it can recognize the images and prevent someone else from maliciously posting them in the future. What do you think?

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Steven Spielberg Recalls Coming To Blows With E.T. On Film Set

The Onion - Mon, 2017-11-13 11:34

LOS ANGELES—Saying it was by far the most unpleasant directing experience of his career, Steven Spielberg recalled Monday coming to blows with E.T. on the set of the 1982 film E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. “I know a lot of people love the movie and love E.T., but working with him almost killed me,” said Spielberg,…

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Fox News Struggling To Attract Younger 60-75 Demographic

The Onion - Mon, 2017-11-13 11:18

NEW YORK—Frustrated over its inability to penetrate the more lucrative market, Fox News is struggling to attract viewers in the younger 60-75-year-old demographic, sources reported Monday. “Despite pulling big numbers with the 76-to-90 crowd, there’s a lot more we can do to draw in that coveted 60-to-75 audience,”…

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USA : New law to ban inquires into salary history

LabourStart US - Mon, 2017-11-13 09:33
Source: SDUnion-Tribune

USA : Judge: Paid Voting Leave For NM Workers Extends To Local Elections

LabourStart US - Mon, 2017-11-13 05:41
Source: Workers Independent News

Indonesia: ITF: Indonesian Worker Crushed at ICTSI Jakarta Terminal

LabourStart - Sun, 2017-11-12 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Port Technology

India: National Trade Union Mobilisation Underway

LabourStart - Sun, 2017-11-12 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: ITUC

UK: Trade union support for fossil fuel divestment sparks debate

LabourStart - Sun, 2017-11-12 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Equal Times

Stadium Crowd Unsure When It Okay To Sit After Honoring WWII Veteran

The Onion - Sun, 2017-11-12 13:04

BUFFALO, NY—Fearful of disrespecting the 91-year-old former naval aviator, the crowd at Ralph Wilson Stadium was reportedly unsure when it was okay to sit after honoring a WWII veteran before Sunday’s Bills game. “The speech is over and the applause are dying down, but he’s still hanging around out there,” said…

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Brazil: Country Rocked By Workers’ Protests Against New Labour Law

LabourStart - Sat, 2017-11-11 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Newsclick

UK: Uber loses appeal in UK employment rights case

LabourStart - Fri, 2017-11-10 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Guardian

Toddler Scientists Finally Determine Number Of Peas That Fit Into Ear Canal

The Onion - Fri, 2017-11-10 18:23

NEW YORK—After years of speculation and countless failed experiments, leading toddler scientists announced Friday that they had finally determined the exact number of peas that fit into the ear canal. “Until today, it has been widely understood that only four peas could be stuffed into one’s ear, but our research has…

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Area Man Afraid Some Woman Might Come Out Of The Woodwork To Hold Him Accountable For Something

The Onion - Fri, 2017-11-10 17:40

CHICAGO—Worrying that he could be caught off guard anywhere, at any time, area man Dan Moritz on Friday was reportedly afraid some woman might come out of the woodwork to hold him accountable for something. “I’m honestly starting to get a little freaked out that a woman could, out of nowhere, start demanding that I…

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Twitter Suspends Verification Process Over White Nationalist Scandal

The Onion - Fri, 2017-11-10 16:54

Twitter has temporarily stopped verifying prominent accounts after users complained about the site awarding a verification badge to an outspoken white nationalist. What do you think?

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Neither Boss Nor Employee Paid Enough To Deal With Each Other

The Onion - Fri, 2017-11-10 16:03

AUSTIN, TX—Simultaneously lamenting that “it’s every day with his bullshit,” both marketing analyst Evan Hall and his boss Jason Reade told reporters Friday that neither is paid enough to deal with each other. “I am definitely not getting enough money to show up at the office and put up with an asshole like this,”…

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