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 Image inside Apr 16 - North Carolina teacher sent nud3 pics, $exual video to 2 former students: cops

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Caron Blanton, a 34-year-old now-former science teacher at Burns Middle School, allegedly sent the pictures and video of herself performing a solo sex act to former students who are now in high school, police said. Blanton is out of jail on a $150,000 bond.


Former middle school science teacher Caron Blanton was charged with sending nude pics and sexual videos to former students.

A North Carolina middle school teacher is accused of sending nude pictures and an erotic video to at least two former students.

Caron Blanton, 34, turned herself in Tuesday after someone saw the content on a student's phone at Burns High School in Cleveland County.

"It started out as a basic picture and then onto a bathing suit picture, and it ended up getting to the nudity and on into the video," Cleveland County Sheriff's Office Capt. Joel Shores told WSOC-TV.

Deputies said the video showed the educator performing "sex act on herself," according to the local station.

Blanton sent the inappropriate photos to the teens over the course of two years. It started while they were students at Burns Middle School and continued into their high school days.


Blanton allegedly began sending the X-rated content when the two students attended her school, but continued as they moved on to high school.

"There's no question in our mind who is in the video. Who made the video. We know exactly who was in the video," Shores added.

School administrators learned about the footage on April 9 and Blanton resigned from her job as a science teacher with Burns Middle School shortly after, according to the Cleveland County Sheriff's Office.

The Charlotte Observer reports that Blanton was charged with three counts of indecent liberties with a child under 16 and six counts of disseminating obscene material to a minor.

She is out of jail on a $150,000 bond.
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Image inside Apr 16 - Cops: Teacher, teen had $x after Instagram chat

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Ellen Wermeling, 32, is on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation
A Texas high school counselor is accused of having sex with a student
Police say the teacher and student began talking on Instagram before the alleged relationship began


A Texas high school counselor is facing criminal charges for allegedly having sex with a 12th grade student after the two began talking on Instagram, according to police.

Ellen Wermeling, 32, has been charged with one count of improper relationship between educator and student. She was booked Wednesday and released on $10,000 bond.

Wermeling, a counselor at MacArthur High School in Houston, is on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

Aldine Independent School District has been made aware of a MacArthur High School staff member being charged with having an inappropriate relationship with a MacArthur student, the school said in a statement. The district takes this allegation seriously and is fully cooperating with authorities.

Police were made aware of the allegations after the student told a school football coach that he and Wermeling had sex on multiple occasions, according to a criminal complaint.

The school subsequently launched its own investigation, and turned over their findings to the Aldine ISD Police Department. Those findings included screenshots of the teacher and students alleged conversations on Instagram, the documents state.

Authorities then met with the student, who provided details of the alleged relationship:

Court documents state the student told police that on February 28 he messaged Wermeling, telling her how bored he was sitting at home with nothing to do.

The student told police Wermeling offered to pick him up so they could hang out together at her apartment, authorities said.

Once they arrived at her apartment, the student said he and Wermeling were watching a movie on her bed when he began massaging her shoulders. They removed each others clothes and began having sexual intercourse and oral sex, the student told police, according to the complaint.

The student said Wermeling picked him up again on March 6 and March 8 and brought him to her apartment, where they allegedly had sex on both occasions.

When confronted by the school, court documents state Wermeling denied ever having sex with the student and said he had never been at her apartment. She also denied speaking with the student on Instagram.

However, according to police, the usernames seen in the screenshots of the couples alleged conversations on Instagram were found to be registered to Wermeling and the boy.

According to court documents, investigators say Wermeling's Instagram account was closed on March 25, the same day she was contacted about the allegations.

The staff member was removed from the campus once the district learned of the allegation and will not be returning, the schools statement added. The safety and security of our students will continue to be a top priority in Aldine ISD.

HLN reached out to Wermelings defense attorney, Christopher Carlson, but calls were not returned.

Online records show she is due in court Friday morning for a preliminary hearing.

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Article inside Jaden Smith To Play Cross-Dressing Slave In 'The Good Lord Bird"

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If you expected Jaden Smith to spend his entire career starring in feel-good movies like the Karate Kid, this will come as a bit of a shock. According to Deadline, Smith has signed a deal to star in an adaptation of The Good Lord Bird, alongside Liev Schreiber. In the movie, Smith will play a young slave named Henry “Onion” Shackleford who befriends abolitionist John Brown, played by Schreiber. According to the site:

Story is told with a satirical bent through the eyes of Onion, who wears a dress and is at first mistaken for a girl, as he bears witness to Brown’s historic campaign and encounters the likes of Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman en route to the bloody Harper’s Ferry raid that helped spark the Civil War.
This all sounds very unlike a member of the Smith family, but the movie is an adaptation of the critically-acclaimed book by James McBride. So despite Smith playing a cross-dressing slave, it sounds like The Good Lord Bird is going to have real gravitas to it. Fans of Smith’s more family friendly roles will take solace that he will also return for a Karate Kid sequel as well.
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Article inside Sinister Six Line-up Will Feature Best Six You Can Imagine

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Now that Marvels Captain America: The Winter Soldier is out (and shaking up things on the studios small-screen counterpart, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), comic book fans are gearing up for the much-discussed sequel to Sonys side of the Marvel universe with The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Much has been said about how the film will serve as the launching point for an interconnected landscape of Spidey sequels, spin-offs and team-ups just as Fox and Warner Bros. intend on expanding their superhero franchises with X-Men: Days of Future Past and Batman vs. Superman, respectively. Sony has already announced a 2016 release for The Amazing Spider-Man 3 and two subsequent villain-focused projects in Sinister Six and Venom. Now, courtesy of producer Matt Tolmach, fans have a bit more insight into which villains they can expect to see in the Sinister Six film.

Tolmach recently spoke with IGN about the epic villain team the film would feature, more specifically and the titular line-up. Heres what he had to say:

Nothing is sacred. I mean its going to be the best Six that you can imagine, but its going to make sense in the world that were building.

For the purposes of this take on the Spider-Man mythos, this likely means that most of the featured villains will originated from Oscorp. We already know that the genetic research at the company was responsible for the Lizards transformation in the first film and, based on what weve heard, appears to be at the Electro, Rhino and (of course) Harry Osborns Green Goblin. Thats a total of four potential additions to the Sinister Six team, not counting the brief references to Doctor Octopus and Vulture that are featured in the trailer.
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However, despite those teases, fans may not end up with the classic line-up of Doc Ock, Electro, Vulture, Kraven the Hunter, Mysterio and Sandman. After all, countless Spider-Man villains have been a part of the team over the years, begging the question of how director Drew Goddard will adapt decades of Sinister Six comic book material to the big screen. Amazing Spider-Man co-producer Avi Arad talked about exactly that:

When you translate comic to film the word classic means the first fifty issues. Because after that, we all made changes, changes that had to do with science-fiction turning into science. I think just the need to move this world forward. So, of course well make adaptations about these guys and what was their motivations because many of them have multiple motivations. It depends, is it ultimate Spider-Man? Is it Spider-Man? Is it some three-piece issue that takes them to space? We have a bigger responsibility to represent the character of the villain as it was conceived, because that way it will survive the test of time. All the rest thats a movie. What an opportunity to make can you imagine seeing Paul Giamatti in a leather suit? I think they would have killed us. They gave us a hard time with the Lizard.

Arad who has served as producer on countless Marvel films, including the Spider-Man franchises Tobey Maguire days makes an excellent point. Regardless of what fans think of Foxxs blue-skinned Electro, the characters initial green-and-yellow costume would surely look ludicrous onscreen. Sony has to be smart to adapt these characters for the medium of film, naturally, but it also has to account for its future plans. That being said, its likely that Sinister Six will feature a careful selection of villains that have played into all the films, though the smart money is on The Amazing Spider-Man 3 introducing Venom to the fold.

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Sony already plans to follow this third film with both Sinister Six and a standalone Venom film before launching a potential fourth Spider-Man solo film. It makes sense then to introduce Venom in this third film (perhaps alongside a classic villain like Doc Ock) before having him join his fellow villains against Spider-Man. Weve already heard about how the Sinister Six film will be a tale about redemption. Conceivably, this entire three-film arc could center on Venom (whom Sony already botched in Spider-Man 3 back in 2007, to much fan fury), wherein he clashes with Spider-Man, joins a team of villains against him and then develops into something of an anti-hero. Rumors that the Venom film could heavily feature Carnage seem to support this.

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Of course, this is all purely speculation at this point. However, it does make sense as far as what fans are looking for from this new set of films (i.e. including fan-favorite characters in pivotal roles) and fleshing Sonys Spider-Man universe into a richer environment for Marvel characters to run amok. Tolmach and Arads comments are certainly encouraging about the future of the franchise, though well have to wait and see how The Amazing Spider-Man 2 plays out to have a better idea where this is all headed. Stay tuned, true believers.

Which of Spideys many enemies would you like to see factor into Sinister Six, and how should the studio go about introducing these characters into the existing films? Let us know in the comments section below.

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hits theaters on May 2, 2014, followed by The Amazing Spider-Man 3 on June 10th, 2016 and then another undetermined Spider-Man project (potentially Sinister Six) on May 4th, 2018.

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Article inside THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Review; "It's The BATMAN & ROBIN Of The Spider-Man Franchise"

movies | By SM - 9 hours ago


As a lifelong Spider-Man fan, it would be easy to tear into The Amazing Spider-Man 2 for a lack of faithfulness to the comic books. However, when the likes of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Man of Steel take huge liberties and are still so often praised, it would be almost hypocritical to spend this review whining about such issues as Uncle Ben being turned into an irrelevent afterthought or Norman Osborn's single (but memorable scene). I suppose the main difference is that those films still told a coherent and enjoyable story despite such fanboy niggles, whereas The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is simply a bad movie.

Surprisingly, the biggest problem with the sequel is the humour. Whereas movies like The Avengers and Iron Man 3 were funny throughout, the slapstick sight gags and awful dialogue here consistently fail to hit the mark. They're the sort of jokes you might expect to see in a children's movie, and it might be worth pointing out that the only laughs which could be heard in my packed out IMAX 3D screening were from those whose voices had not yet broken. The dialogue in the teaser is just one such example, while both Paul Giamatti (The Rhino) and Martin Csokas (Dr. Kafka) are hard to even watch, with their comedic Russian and German accents bordering on parody. You'll struggle to find a genuinely funny moment, but expect to cringe and wince plenty of times throughout the bloated sequel's running time.

In terms of performances, what was once so endearing about Andrew Garfield (Peter Parker/Spider-Man) and Emma Stone (Gwen Stacy) is now an annoyance, with the dialogue between the two so dreadful that you'll be left eagerly anticipating the time they don't share together. The fact that THEY'RE MEANT TO BE!!! is forced down our throats, but this all pales in comparison to the misuse of Jamie Foxx. The superb actor who was so impressive in the likes of Django Unchained and Ray is wasted both as the ridiculous Max Dillon, and Electro. There are some moments where he manages to inject some much needed quality into the character - the scenes he shares with Dane Dehaan's Harry Osborn for example - but that's easily forgettn thanks to a Family Guy-like cutaway where he attacks Smythe and rants about him not sharing the same star sign as Spidey.

Talking of DeHaan, he's very good as Harry, although his arc and subsequent transformation into the Green Goblin feels rushed. However, in fairness, it still works to a degree, but when he is the Goblin, it quickly goes downhill. The piped in cackles don't help, and we're never given enough time to buy into his madness. In fact, his inclusion seems to have been a last minute decision to set up the Sinister Six movie, and while the way they're approaching both that and the Norman/Harry dynamic is intriguing, it's also more than a little messy. A lot of supporting characters (Smythe and Felicity Jones' character whose identity I won't reveal here) barely make a significant impact, so whether they're only included here to have a larger role moving forwards is unclear, but a tremendous waste if not. Like with The Amazing Spider-Man, it's clear that BIG chunks of the movie were removed in post as several key scenes from the trailers are missing. However, if you were under the impression that they've shown us all there is to see of Rhino and the Goblin...you would be right!

In terms of story, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is a mess, but never dull and never completely incoherent or nonsensical. We get all the answers we'll ever need about Peter's parents, and the story arcs of the characters all feel natural and believable. Some are better than others, and it's mostly the dialogue which lets the whole movie down. With the focus back on Oscorp, the shadow of the Sinister Six looming and the mystery surrounding a few key characters, (yes, we finally learn the identity of the man in the shadows), there's a lot to look forward to. Will you care by the time the credits roll though? Probably not. On the plus side, there is one key moment which Webb nails, even if it probably won't go down as an iconic comic book movie scene.

The action and web-swinging is spectacular, despite Webb's overuse of slow motion. There's also a complete lack of point of view sequences, so whether a 3D ticket is essential depends. It certainly looks good in the format, but there isn't really any one moment which means you have to see it like that. The special effects are flawless for the most part regardless, and Electro looks great in action, if not identicle to Watchmen's Dr. Manhattan. His plasticky costume with a silly lighting bolt on the side looks tacky though, and The Amazing Spider-Man 2 constantly trips itself up with strange visual choices like this. DeHaan can barely speak properly as he tries to talk with a mouthful of fake rotten teeth caused by his transformation! The Spider-Man suit is perfection though and it's hard to bash the visuals in any way. Hans Zimmer's score is also unique, and while it's nowhere near the same league as his work on Batman and Superman, Spidey's theme will stick with you for a long time. The choice of songs though are odd and distracting, and it's not a soundtrack anywhere near as good as Webb's (500) Days of Summer.

With appalling dialogue, slapstick humour, terrible design decisions and cheesy moments aplenty (Peter's Spider-Man theme ringtone or Electro beating Spidey up to the tune of "Incy Wincy Spider"), this IS the Batman & Robin of the Spider-Man franchise. It's not as bad as that movie overall, but is the kind of film which will make you extremely reluctant to watch The Amazing Spider-Man 3. Overall, it's not quite a franchise killer, but it's also not going to leave you counting down the days until 2016. It wiill however leave you disappointed.

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Apr 16 - FBI Documents Claim Hitler's Survival at the End of WWII

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London, Apr 16 (ANI): Newly released FBI files claim that Adolf Hitler escaped by submarine to Argentina where he lived in a heavily guarded ranch at the end of the Second World War suffering from asthma and ulcers.
An amazing cache of files shows that J Edgar Hoover's FBI took claims of Hitler's survival seriously and a team was assigned to exploring scores of tip offs.
The astonishing documents detail how an Argentinean fugitive claimed he helped Hitler, two women and other Germans disembark from a submarine in the South American country approximately two and half weeks after the fall of Berlin in April 1945, the Daily Express reported.
Hitler and his companions then went by horse pack to the foothills of the southern Andes, and the plan was for the 50-strong group to move in with German families in villages in the area.
The unnamed Argentinian informant, who gave the information over to the US authorities hoping to get asylum in return, gives a description of Hitler to a journalist for the Los Angeles Examiner on July 29 1945, saying the Nazi "is suffering from asthma and ulcers, has shaved off his moustache and has a long 'but' on his upper lip".
Other tip-offs to the FBI suggested Hitler was actually living in New York City, again without his moustache, while some suggested he was hiding with Nazi sympathisers in the German speaking part of Switzerland.
The revelations come just weeks after a Nazi-hunting author claimed he had found a picture of Hitler which proved he died in Brazil aged 95. (ANI)

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Article inside Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Features X-Men: Days of Future Past After-Credits Clip in UK

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is distributed by Sony. X-Men: Days of Future Past is distributed by 20th Century Fox. Under normal circumstances, that means the two films would never cross over or help each other in any way. With Amazing Spider-Man 2 opening in the UK today, however, things are a bit different. Spidey reportedly features no post-credits tease, but apparently the credits conclude with an unrelated action scene from the rival studios X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Empire broke this odd news of cross-promotion. The X-Men tease does not tie in with the Spider-Man universe. Instead, its almost like a post film trailer for fans who sit all the way through the credits. Theres no word if this will happen in the U.S. as well. Weve inquired with Sony.

Heres how Empire describes the scene in question:

The scene featured sees Jennifer Lawrences Mystique, Lucas Tills Havok and Evan Jonigkeits Toad taking on William Stryker (Josh Helman) and his military men. Without wishing to spoil anything, lets just say that Mystique once again demonstrates her formidable fighting skills in the brief segment.

Rival companies have teamed up in the past to promote upcoming blockbusters. When Paramount released Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol in 2011, they allowed Warner Bros. to put the prologue for The Dark Knight Rises in front of IMAX prints of the film. Something like that was mutually beneficial, and presumably this would be, too. Fans will sit through Amazing Spider-Man 2 for a Marvel post-credits scene and will instead get a defacto X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer. Theyve already paid for one, and now they might pay for the other.

For educated fans who know different studios own the rights to each set of popular characters, most will probably realize this is strictly a marketing thing. Fans who know less about the business side of things, however, will surely assume X-Men and Spider-Man are going to team up. With this assuredly not happening, the question is whether any audience confusion/disappointment will be worth it.

What do you think of this strategy?

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ opens today overseas, and fans are already buzzing on Twitter over its end credits. The Sony Pictures release concludes with a teaser for the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past, a new sequence that has been added since Spidey 2″ premiered in London last week.

The montage, which features a blue Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique, is meant to mimic the coda scenes that conclude the Disney and Marvel Pictures juggernauts, including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, which introduce new characters.

But in the case of the Avengers films, Disney is promoting its own material. The Spidey situation is different: Sony, which owns the Spider-Man films, is plugging a rival studios product, since the seventh X-Men sequel is released by Twentieth Century Fox on May 23. (Marvel acts as a traditional licensor for the non-Disney-owned Marvel characters.)

Why would Sony do that?

The reason, Variety has learned, is that Spider-Man director Marc Webb had an existing contract with Fox Searchlight to helm another film following 2009′s 500 (Days) of Summer. After The Amazing Spider-Man in 2012, Webbs negotiations briefly stalled with Sony as he was caught in a tug-of-war with Fox. Eventually, Fox agreed to allow Webb to direct Sonys Spider-Man sequel, but only if Sony would promote its X-Men film for free.

For Sony, theres another benefit to the cross-promotion. It allows the studio to situate its movie in the same Marvel family as Captain America and Iron Man, even if the creative team behind those films including star producer Kevin Feige are separate. Many fans look forward to the much-hyped codas at the end of a Marvel film.

That said, some U.K. fans who saw Spider-Man 2″ on opening day were confused, wondering if it meant a single X-Men and Spider-Man movie is being planned. Thats not happening.
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Image inside Apr 16 - Study: Spanking doesnt work, but average 4-year-old is spanked 936 times per year anyway

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New research published in the Journal of Family Psychology indicates not only that parents punish their children more frequently than they admit, but that the form of the punishment spanking is an ineffective means of behavioral modification.

The study analyzed real-time audio recordings of parents interacting with their children. The parents had been given guidelines: spank infrequently, only for serious misbehavior, and only as a last resort.

Thirty-three families were recorded for between four and six evenings, and in 90 percent of the incidents involving corporal punishment, the immediate cause was noncompliance, such as a refusal to stop sucking fingers, eating improperly, leaving the house without asking permission. In 49 percent of the spanking incidents, the parent sounded angry prior to initiating the spanking.

The recordings show that most parents responded either impulsively or emotionally, rather than being intentional with their discipline, lead author George Holden, a psychology professor at Southern Methodist University, said. On average, it only required 30 seconds for nonviolent discipline to escalate to corporal punishment.

From the audio, we heard parents hitting their children for the most extraordinarily mundane offenses, typically violations of social conventions, Holden added. Also, corporal punishment wasnt being used as a last resort. On average, parents hit or spanked just half a minute after the conflict began.

The recordings also revealed that children resumed misbehaving within 10 minutes of being spanked in 30 of the 41 recorded incidents, or 73 percent of the time.

Most alarmingly, however, is the discrepancy between the number of times parents self-reported the use of corporal punishment in previous studies versus the number of times suggested by Holdens study. In studies which rely on parental self-reporting, the typical 2-year-old is allegedly only spanked 18 times per year.

In Holdens study, the average rate we observed using the real-time audio equates to an alarming 18 times a week, which would put the average number of spankings per year at 936.
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 Article inside Fast & Furious 7′: Paul Walkers Brothers Confirmed to Help Complete Role

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More details are emerging on how Fast & Furious 7 will work around Paul Walkers absence. Last month, we got word that the filmmakers were planning to replace the late star with body doubles and CGI. Today we have more info on who, exactly, will stand in for Walker.

The production has just announced that Walkers brothers Caleb and Cody Walker have joined the cast to help fill out sequences that needed more from Paul Walker. Get more details and read the official statement after the jump.

Rumors that 25-year-old stuntman Cody had been approached about standing in for his brother began circulating in December, not long after Paul Walkers death in a car accident over Thanksgiving weekend. However, this is the first confirmation weve received that Cody and Caleb have agreed to help with the film. A photo of the three brothers together can be found here.

Universal made the announcement on Facebook. Here is the full post, titled A Note to the Fans of FAST & FURIOUS:

The FAST & FURIOUS saga is about family. The characters are connected by the bond of family, and it is how all of us who have worked together for more than thirteen years feel about each other. It certainly defines how we feel about our fans.

Our family experienced an unthinkable shock in November. We had to take time to grieve Paul, the brother we love and lost, and to figure out if we should move on with our film.

We came together and all felt the only choice was to continue. We believe our fans want that, and we believe Paul would want that too. Paul had already shot his dramatic scenes and most of his action for FAST & FURIOUS 7, and its among the strongest work of his career.

We have resumed shooting and now welcome Pauls brothers, Caleb and Cody, into our FAST family. Caleb and Cody are helping us complete some remaining action for their brother and fill in small gaps left in production. Having them on set has made us all feel that Paul is with us too.

We are just under a year away from the release of FAST & FURIOUS 7, and this film is the most important weve ever done together. It will allow the character of Brian OConner to live on and let us celebrate Paul in his most defining role.

We wanted to take a moment to speak to our fans directly and thank you for the love and support you always show us as we resume our work.

Fast & Furious 7 premieres April 10, 2015. James Wan is directing and Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, and Kurt Russell star.

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Article inside Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg Engaged

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The "View" co-host announced the news on Wednesday's show.

Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg are engaged.

The View co-host revealed on Wednesday's show that she and her former New Kids on the Block boyfriend are set to tie the knot, unveiling a large, yellow diamond.

After some squealing from her co-hosts, McCarthy explained how Wahlberg, currently starring on Blue Bloods, proposed.

Over the weekend, she said, he and her son Evan coordinated a proposal, in which her son handed her pieces of paper that said, "will," "you" and "marry." Donnie then walked out with a shirt that read, "Me?" and got down on one knee and proposed, McCarthy recalled, choking up.

After McCarthy said yes, Evan said, "I have another dad," the emotional host said.

Wahlberg then snuck out to surprise McCarthy on the show.

McCarthy said she doesn't know when the wedding will be, saying maybe August or maybe next year. With that, Barbara Walters offered to let them have the wedding in her apartment in September 2015.

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 Image inside Apr 16 - British undertaker gets boob job after crowdsourcing for cash on 'implants' social network

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Gemini Smith, 23, spent three months earning the $7,400 for the cosmetic surgery to go from 34A to 34DD, having been unhappy with her body since she was a teenager.


Gemini Smith, before surgey (left) and after (right).

A British undertaker fed-up with the size of her breasts has boosted her boobs by crowdsourcing for cash on a U.S. social network.

Gemini Smith went from being a 34A to a 34DD after raising money for surgery by talking to strangers via MyFreeImplants.com.

The 23-year-old, from Cramlington, Northumberland in north east England, spent three months chatting to contacts - who paid $1 for every message sent - through the service.

Once she'd earned the required $7,400, the money was transferred directly to a surgeon of her choice.

Smith then underwent the operation in Manchester on Nov. 14.


While some users have criticized MyFreeImplants.com, Smith says she had a very positive experience.

"When I was 16, I just didn't develop at all. I just looked like a 12-year-old boy," she told the Mirror.

"It was having an effect on my social life and knocked my confidence, I was always bullied in school and this just knocked me even more," she added.

The website, where stranger "benefactors" essentially donate money towards other members' cosmetic surgery, has been criticised by some users.

They claim they've received requests for naked pictures, videos or webcam chats in return for the money.


'When I was 16, I just didn't develop at all. I just looked like a 12-year-old boy.'


The Northumberland woman spent 3 months raising $7,400 for surgery.

But Smith, who joined in July 2013, said she found it "more like a social network."

"Personally I didn't do anything I didn't want to for money, I just said if you are going to help me and talk to me then it is because you like me for me, not for what I can do," she said.

"I made quite a few genuine friends on there who I can talk to about anything and everything," she added.
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Apr 16 - Generation TBD: America Is Now full of Detroits

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BUFFALO, N.Y. and YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio There was a joke during the aftermath of 9/11 that if al Qaeda had bombed Buffalo, the city would finally have gotten the national attention it needs.

As we drove into the city on US Route 33 one cold day last month, we soon understood the joke. In fact, it became clear that most of Buffalos traffic has been going in the opposite direction and not coming back. We had heard that Buffalo lost 55 percent of its population during the twentieth century and that the citys sprawl coupled with terrible infrastructure now makes it difficult for employed residents to get to work.

We saw many men trudging its the only word for it along road sides, bundled up against the snow and sleet. The roads were suddenly heavily potholed. It was snowing slightly and in the late afternoon the sky was the color of dishwater. A few young men in baggy clothes stared at the car as it passed. As two young women, we had been warned not to come down here.

But the streets didnt feel threatening. What was striking was the absence of people on the sidewalks, of cars in driveways, of shops, of any sound, of American flags. This is Buffalos isolated residential east side. On nearby Philmore Avenue we passed four churches flanked by abandoned buildings, one with a sign reading JESUS IS THE REASON FOR THIS SEASON, partially buried by a snow drift.

A sign pinned to a post promised to buy houses for cash. And we wondered which houses would be for sale: the house at the top of the street with pretty blue awning, a rocking chair on the porch and St. Patricks Day decorations looped across the front? Or the building next door, with no door or windows but rooms full of furniture? Or the next building, also with gaping black holes where the windows should be and rotting wooden frame, but with a television playing in one of the upstairs rooms?

They were all small, colonial-style houses, standing alone on patches of grass that would be the envy of your average US city dweller were they located in a more prosperous location.

A month later we drove into Youngstown, OH and we knew what to expect. Youngstown, like Buffalo, sits by Lake Erie. Both cities were once centers of American industry and the plight of both has been overshadowed by Detroit: the biggest and statistically most shocking poster boy for Americas industrial decline. Residents of both cities told us with pride that the decay they lived with was just as bad as in Detroit.

You dont have to go to Detroit to get Detroit, we were told by one Buffalo resident. The youth unemployment rate in Detroit is estimated at between 30 and 60 percent.

We soon came to realize that there is barely a residential street in either Buffalo or Youngstown that doesnt have this jigsaw of family homes interspersed with abandoned buildings. In Youngstown we came across two houses side by side, each filled by a familys possessions. Sofas were overturned, books lying spine-up on the floor, wallpaper peeling from the walls. A Winnie the Pooh teddy bear was propped up on a table, surveying the doorless entrance like a guard dog. An elderly neighbor told us the owners of both had gone to California a few years ago.

This decay nestled alongside the American ordinary was disconcerting to us, being two Europeans with a second-hand understanding of poverty in the United States. We kept asking ourselves, how has this happened? Who has been left behind? What would it be like to grow up here? These are the questions and crippling systemic disadvantages our coming reports will explore.

Our trips allowed us to see behind the numbers. In Buffalo, we had heard the factories had closed decades ago and that the well-paid jobs have never been replaced. On Main Street the vacant, seven-story Trico Plants sign looms over the downtown area. Trico invented the windshield wiper blade in 1917 and produced windshield wipers for decades at the plant before closing down altogether in 1998 after the company transferred operations to Texas and Mexico.

In Youngstown, we had heard high school graduation rates are among the worst in the country. We had heard that 4,000 houses have been torn down there since 2006. We met a young man who didnt finish high school, but is employed by a grass-roots organization to tear these houses down and contribute to the direction of his neighborhoods regeneration.

But we were in no way prepared for the eerie feel of a once-prosperous American city being slowly deserted by its residents and ignored by the rest of the country. These towns are nearly devoid of many aspects of a developed country: employment, urban infrastructure and young people getting a comprehensive education. We are embarking on a journey into an America we never knew existed.
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches...-full-detroits

 
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Article inside Early Reviews For Wally Pfister's TRANSCENDENCE Starring Johnny Depp Are Underwhelming

movies | By SM - 8 hours ago


Cinematographer Wally Pfister is best known for lending his eye to Chris Nolan's The Dark Knight and Inception, but now it's his turn in the director's chair. Transcendence marks his directorial debut and the reviews are underwhelming. Check them out!

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THE PLAYLIST: "A Gloomy Thriller Trying To Ground Its At-Times-Daffy Premise"

Given that Depp plays a computer for most of the film, I suppose hes somewhat off the hook for such a static performance. Meanwhile, Hall does the best she can with her role, which jarringly shifts her from sober optimist to ruthless devotee in a single scene, leaving the other charactersand the audienceto make sense of it. Mara, Freeman, and Murphy are wasted, stuck in holding patterns of exposition; only Paul Bettany, as a scientist wary of his colleagues path, treads a winning, if somewhat telegraphed journey, bringing a warm and empathetic performance to this largely humorless affair. Over six collaborative efforts, Pfister and Nolan fashioned a much-debated approach of emotional logic over narrative coherence. In this film, it seems Pfister has swapped the routine, stringing a clear, episodic plot together with a perplexing mish-mash of motivations and actions. - Charlie Schmidlin
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THE WRAP: "A Dopey, Nonsensical Plot"

Up to this point, Transcendence is a little Her and a little HAL 9000 which is fine but once we get clued into what cyber-Will's ultimate plans are, the film gets a lot dumber, throwing in contrivances that keep the audience from wrestling with complex questions and raising plot points that make less and less sense the more you think about them. The movie begins with a flash-forward that takes away much of the suspense, and that's the kind of move you can only pull off if you've got another, better card to play. But by the time Transcendence wraps up, the movie has clearly chickened out of grappling with any of its deeper issues and instead provides a cowardly quick fix. - Alonso Duralde
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VARIETY: "Overplotted, Dramatically Undernourished"

Transcendence is a most curious name for a movie that never shakes free from those hoary old cliches about the evils of technology and the danger by which man plays at becoming a god. The man in question here is Johnny Depp, whose listless lead performance as a brilliant scientist in the field of artificial intelligence does little to aid this overplotted, dramatically undernourished debut feature from longtime Christopher Nolan d.p. Wally Pfister. Arriving at a crowded spring box office, the pic will test Depps drawing power outside of the Disney franchise factory, before weak word of mouth and The Amazing Spider-Man 2 send it packing. - Scott Foundas
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HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: "Big Ideas & A Big Budget Work At Cross-Purposes Sometimes."

Hall is the one actor here who's challenged and pushed to any emotional extremes, and her intelligent, alert and unpredictable bearing is very welcome. Wearing tortoiseshell horn-rims and speaking softly in his corporal moments, Depp has the right studious, distracted air as the smartest man in the world, and it's good to see Bettany, for once, as a real guy instead of the generic baddie he's mostly played of late. Befitting a production executive produced by Nolan and Emma Thomas, Transcendence is immaculately outfitted in every respect. Pfister, who, like his mentor Nolan, adamantly continues to shoot on film (not digital), shows a sure hand at staging scenes, creating visuals and setting a tone -- if only all the diverse elements here fit comfortably under the same tent. - Todd McCarthy
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HITFIX: "Johnny Depp Looks Powerfully Bored"

The film is handsomely made for the most part, but considering how big the story they're trying to tell is, there's something sort of low-rent about the way they actually imagined it. For all of the world significance that these events supposedly carry, everything seems to happen between a few characters in one of the blandest settings imaginable. I feel bad for the cast. Rebecca Hall tries to give some sense of inner life to a character that exists mainly to react to expository dialogue dumps, but it's a battle she can't win. Bettany doesn't fare much better, and poor Kate Mara is stranded as the leader of the terrorist group. She has to glower a lot and snarl a few speeches, but it's a terrible role, and she's unable to make it work. - Drew McWeeny
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Video inside If I Stay Official Trailer #1 Starring Chlo Grace Moretz

movies | By SM - 8 hours ago

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Video inside The Boondocks All 45 episodes Youtube

movies | By GrezyNclean - 8 hours ago

Been online for about a month, but thought I'd post the link for you guys

https://www.youtube.com/user/TheBoondocksFilmTV/videos

 
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Image inside Hilary Duff Spotted Out & About In Woodland Hills

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Apr 16 - Casual Pot Use Changes Young Brains

news | By RAZAH CUTS - 8 hours ago

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ABNORMALITIES SEEN IN 'PARTS YOU DON'T WANT TO MESS WITH'



(NEWSER) – Even casual use of marijuana could be messing up young people's brains at a time of life when they need to make major decisions, a new study finds. Researchers say that people aged 18 to 25 who used marijuana at least once a week were found to have abnormalities in the parts of the brain linked to emotion, decision-making, and motivation, the Boston Globe reports. While it's not clear whether the changes are linked to decreased function, "this is a part of the brain you do not want to mess around with," the lead researcher warns. The casual tokers had an average of six joints a week, and the changes appeared to be more pronounced the more that was smoked.

The changes in young brains are reason to worry, the lead researcher says, because "this is when you are making major decisions in your life, when you are choosing a major, starting a career, making long-lasting friendships and relationships." A neuropharmacologist not involved with the study says that while he doesn't doubt the results, he is wary of marijuana studies like this one that were funded by federal agencies tasked with limiting drug use. "If it were my child, even with this study, I'm more comfortable with young people having a marijuana habit than drinking regularly," he tells USA Today.
http://www.newser.com/story/185415/c...ng-brains.html

 
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 Image inside Apr 16 - Burglar Caught On Camera Staring At Sleeping Baby

news | By Chedda - 8 hours ago



HOUSTON -Authorities are seeking the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect who is seen on home video surveillance walking through the victims' home and staring at their infant while they slept.

On April 5, Harris County Sheriff's deputies responded to the residence located in the 18200 block of Flint Hill Drive in west Harris County. The homeowner told deputies he was notified by a neighbor that his laptop computer and a briefcase were found in a neighbor's yard. Deputies say the homeowner stated the items were in his residence when he went to bed the night before.

The burglar also took $60 in cash from a wallet.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 16 to 18 years old. He was wearing a New Era baseball cap with a San Antonio Spurs logo on the brim. He also has a tattoo behind his right ear, possibly of Asian characters.

Thrinh Le told Local 2 when he saw the chilling images of the intruder in his son's bedroom he got sick to his stomach.

"As soon as I know we got broke into I went upstairs right away and check on him and kiss him so hard," he said. "I was so happy to see he's okay."

Le doesn't know what the burglar was looking for in the baby's room. His son is 2 1/2 and he said there is nothing of value in there.

The burglar was in the home for about 5 minutes, Le said he got in through an unlocked front window.

"Its just one of those nights I wasn't careful," he said.

Le and his wife have an alarm system and usually set it but on this one particular night, they said, they forgot. They also have a dog but have been training him not to bark because he wakes up the baby.

The dog, Le and his wife were all asleep in the first floor master bedroom while the break-in happened, their son's bedroom us on the second floor.

Le said the burglar is bold. He knew he was being recorded.

"He looked up at the camera and saw it and he make some statement that I'm here and I don't care," said Le.

Anyone with information about the suspect's identity in this case and/or location is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS or to submit a tip via the iWatchHarrisCounty phone app.


Source: http://www.click2houston.com/news/cr...-baby/25500320

 
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Image inside Nickelodeon's 'ALL THAT' Premiered 20 Years Ago Today! Happy Birthday!

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Article inside Top 25 Spider-Man Villains

movies | By SM - 8 hours ago

To kick off IGN's Spider-Man Month with a bang, we are ranking the top 25 Spider-Man villains of all time. With great power comes great responsibility, and unfortunately for Spidey, that means taking on all manner of crazy bad guys who want to rob a bank, destroy the city, or just straight up murder people. With a Sinister Six movie in the works, now seems like a great time to refresh everyone's memory on these guys anyway.

Spider-Man has a wide variety of villains, one of the most iconic and well-balanced in comics. The classics are other creatures of the animal kingdom like Rhino, Scorpion, and Doctor Octopus. He also battles elements of nature in Electro, Hydro-Man, and Sandman. A slew of bad guys with a horror-bent also exist in the form of Venom, Green Goblin, and Morbius. And sometimes he just takes on crime itself a la the Kingpin.

But what makes a Spider-Man villain great? Is it the scope of their schemes, how cool their powers are, or how dramatically they've affected Spider-Man's life? We like to think it's a combination of all three, but the one who takes #1 will also have that special X-factor that makes their villany stand above the rest.

Check out our ranking of the top 25 Spider-Man villains!

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Honorable Mention: Jonah Jameson

25) Hydroman
24) Black Ca
23) Shocker
22) Juggernaut
21) Carnage
20) Hammerhead
19) Morbius
18) Morlun
17) Jackal
16) Rhino
15) Sandman
14) Chameleon
13) Mysterio
12) Vulture
11) Electro
10) Scorpion
9) Alistar Smythe
8) Hobgoblin
7) The Lizard
6) Green Goblin (Harry Osborne)
5) Kraven
4) Kingpin
3) Venom
2) Green Goblin (Norman Osborne)
1) Doc Ock



http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/04/...r-man-villains

 
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Article inside Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexually Abusing 17-Year-Old Boy in 1999

movies | By SM - 8 hours ago


A lawsuit filed Wednesday in Hawaii Federal Court alleges that Singer raped the boy, used other force and forced him to inhale cocaine.

Bryan Singer, director, producer and writer of more than two dozen productions including the X-Men films, was accused Wednesday in a federal lawsuit of having sexually abused a 17-year-old boy at estates in Los Angeles and Kailua, Hawaii. The alleged conduct took place in 1999 and included rape and other physical force and forced intoxication with cocaine, including at "sordid parties," according to the highly-graphic lawsuit.

The plaintiff is Michael F. Egan, III, a Nevada resident who grew up in the Midwest and moved to Los Angeles with his family as a teen to further his acting career. Egan, who would be about 32 years old today and describes himself as heterosexual, filed the suit without a pseudonym and his name appears in a press release issued by his counsel. He alleges that Singer and others threatened to make or break his Hollywood aspirations depending on whether he kept them happy.

Spokespeople for Singer did not respond to a request for comment.

More to come...

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Video inside Marques Brownlee's Galaxy S5 Review is here

cells | By KURUPTION!!! - 8 hours ago

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Article inside 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Sequel in the Works at Fox 2000

movies | By Ham Rove - 8 hours ago


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Fox 2000 is ready to have more hot flashes.

The studio is developing a sequel to the 1993 hit Mrs. Doubtfire, one that would reunite director Chris Columbus and star Robin Williams.

David Berenbaum, who wrote Elf, is writing the script.

Doubtfire starred Williams as a struggling actor and recently divorced father of three who, in order to be closer to his children, takes on the persona of a Scottish nanny, Eupheginia Doubtfire.

Hilarity, misunderstandings and family love ensued to the tune of $219 million domestically and $222 million internationally. Williams won a Golden Globe in the best actor in a musical/comedy category while the movie won best picture.

A sequel has been in the works since 2001 when Bonnie Hunt was tapped to write a script but despite many drafts and other scribes hired, the project slowly died and has been inactive for years, mainly due to Columbus and Williams not sparking to any take.

The project became active again early this year with Berenbaums involvement and while its too soon to say how things will turn out, Williams and Columbus are attached and hopeful.
Elizabeth Gabler and Marisa Paiva are overseeing for Fox 2000.

In addition to writing Elf, the Will Ferrell Christmas comedy that is now a perennial classic, Berenbaum has also worked on family films such as Haunted Mansion and The Spiderwick Chronicles.

Columbus is in pre-production on his latest movie, Pixels, the sci-fi adventure movie that will star Adam Sandler and is to shoot in Toronto this summer.

Williams has Lionsgates drama The Angriest Man in Brooklyn opening May 23 and is the star of CBS The Crazy Ones.
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 Video inside Apr 16 - Al Qaedas Dangerous Meeting Where Mililtants Expressed Desire To Eliminate America

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Video inside https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xoz3Eb3UdN8

A video that recently surfaced on Islamist militant Web sites shows a large group of al-Qaeda fighters including the terrorist networks second in command taking part in a brazen open-air gathering, apparently unconcerned about the prospect of being struck by a U.S. drone.

U.S. officials said that the video appeared to be both recent and authentic and that analysts at the CIA and counterterrorism agencies are scrutinizing it for clues to potential plots. The officials declined to say why there had been no U.S. strike or whether U.S. spy agencies were even aware of the gathering before the video emerged.

A CIA spokesman declined to comment.

At one point in the footage, al-Qaedas leader in Yemen, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, issues a warning that the organization remains focused on attacking the United States. We must eliminate the cross, Wuhayshi said, according to a translation of the video, adding that the bearer of the cross is America.

Wuhayshi appears without a mask in the video, meeting and speaking with dozens of robed militants, in one of his most provocative appearances since the United States began a campaign of airstrikes against the al-Qaeda affiliate in Yemen in 2010.

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Video inside First Trailer For Paul Haggis' 'Third Person' Starring Liam Neeson, James Franco, Adrien Brody, Mila

movies | By SM - 8 hours ago


Paul Haggis sure likes his multi-threaded dramas, in which lives intersect and secrets are revealed and we all learn valuable lessons about who we are. Hell, "Crash" won the guy an Oscar, so why not try and do it again, only this time take that concept around the globe? That's just what he did with "Third Person," which debuted at TIFF last fall, and is still without a domestic release date.

However, the film is opening overseas and the first trailer is here. Starring an ensemble that includes Liam Neeson, James Franco, Adrien Brody, Mila Kunis, Olivia Wilde and more, the story centers on three couples in Rome, New York City and Paris, each dealing some kind of crisis. In NYC, Rick (Franco) battles his ex-wife Julia (Kunis) over their son, who she may have tried to kill; in Rome, a businessman (Brody) helps a random stranger save her her daughter from human traffickers (seriously) and in Paris, a writer (Neeson) tries to manage an affair with a hot, young protege (Wilde), while keeping his emotional distance.

It's all overwrought, and ridiculous, and we'll just let this assessment from TIFF speak for itself: "... it's truly shocking just how far and wide Haggis misses the mark. 'Third Person' is an audacious failure, one that even its starry cast can't save. With a trite script, and an even more glib thematic undercurrent, 'Third Person' is nothing short of an outright embarrassment." Watch below.

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Article inside Google Camera gets an overhaul, released into Play Store

cells | By KAREAMEL - 8 hours ago





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Google’s official camera app has received an update today with a few new things. We’ve got a new background blur effect that has become all the rage with SLR wannabes like the HTC One M8 and a new UI with extra-big capture button. It's also worth noting that the aspect ratio of the shot is properly reflected in the preview now, a longtime issue with the old stock Camera app. And the much maligned radial menu for controlling shooting modes has been dumped too, replaced with an overflow menu near the shutter key, which gives access to guidelines, HDR, flash and the front camera.

The new version has a lot in common with recent leaks purporting to show future Gmail and Calendar apps. It’ll be great to see what else gets updated in the near future, as Google appears to be exploring a new visual direction for its Android apps.

Photospheres have been updated as well and now support resolutions of up to 50 megapixels.

The update is available for phones and tablets on Android 4.4 and up, so you don't need a Nexus or GPe device to take it for a spin. Download it now and let us know what you think.
looks ok i guess, liked the full screen look better but this shows whats gonna be in the picture but now there's no left-handed mode
blurred feature is nice, worked more than it didnt for me, we can go in and change the focus area n strength like the One

4.4.3 coming soon for the N5 :shutupbish:

 
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 Apr 16 - HIV+ Guy Gets Booted From Florida Rec League

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NEWSER) Last week, a 21-year-old Florida man was diagnosed with HIV. After he posted about it on Facebook, Dakota Basinger was pulled from a local basketball league game on Sunday, the Orlando Sentinel reports. In the second half of a playoff game, a Kissimmee city official called a time out, then took Basinger aside to ask if he had the illness, the New York Daily News reports. When Basinger said yes, the city employee said his league basketball-playing days were over, Basinger says. "I feel humiliated and discriminated against."

Asks his mother: "How can you be this ignorant in 2014? I mean, we're not back in the '80s. You cannot catch this from casual contact, from playing basketball, or sweat, or spit, or anything like that. A city rep says the employee "acted independently and without supervisor approval" and that Kissimmee had "taken corrective action to ensure this does not happen in the future." When games start again, Basinger will be allowed to play, the spokeswoman said. Basinger is an aspiring rapper; he has a new song describing his experience being diagnosed, WKMG reports.
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Image inside Apr 16 - Bryan Fischer tells poor people: Kiss the ground beneath the richest 1 percent

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Bryan Fischer, the director of Issues Analysis for the fundamentalist American Family Association (AFA), said on Tuesday that people who used welfare and other government services needed to kiss the ground beneath the richest 1 percent of Americans.

On his April 15 broadcast, Fischer opined that President Barack Obama was using the Internal Revenue (IRS) service to go after the 1 percent.

The top 1 percent are funding 30 percent of the government! the radio host explained. So, rather than the poor, the low income and the middle class being resentful of these people, they should be kissing the ground on which they walk!

Whos paying for the EBT cards? Whos paying for food stamps? Whos paying for the women and infant children program? Whos paying for subsidized housing? Whos paying for Medicaid? It is the top 1 percent, he continued.

So, they ought to be given ticker-tape parades once a week in all of our major cities to thank them for funding welfare for everybody.

Fischer went on to say that it was a myth that Americans had a right to so-called entitlements or earned government benefits.

Every bit of this is the involuntary transfer of wealth, he remarked. That makes us a socialist country. This is Marxism on display.
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/04/1...est-1-percent/

 
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 Article inside HTC One (M8) shipments seen reaching 3-5 million in Q2

cells | By Tiko377 - 8 hours ago

Shipments of HTCs new flagship One (M8) smartphone are expected to fall between 3 million and 5 million units in the second quarter this year. The phone launched in late March, so Q2 will represent the handsets first full quarter of sales.
This HTC One (M8) sales figure comes from a recent Digitimes report, and it cites the websites typical unnamed industry sources.

Channel sales of between 3 million and 5 million units might not seem terribly impressive compared to the numbers put up by HTCs top rivals. Samsung, for example, shipped 10 million Galaxy S4 smartphones in just one month last year. Meanwhile, Apple sold 9 million iPhones in one weekend in 2013.

But as HTC America president Jason Mackenzie made clear during a recent exclusive interview with BGR, HTC knows it cant beat giants like Apple and Samsung, and it isnt trying to beat them.

The beauty for HTC and for our customers is were not trying to be Toyota or GM and build these things for super mass production, Mackenzie said. Our objective is not to sell the most phones, but to build the best phones and build a strong, loyal base.

BGRs full review of the HTC One (M8) can be read here

http://bgr.com/2014/04/16/htc-one-m8-sales-q2/

 
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 Future - Honest (2014)

hiphop | By Gremlin - 8 hours ago



01 Look Ahead
02 T-Shirt
03 Move That Dope (feat. Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)
04 My Momma (feat. Wiz Khalifa)
05 Honest
06 I Won (feat. Kanye West)
07 Never Satisfied (feat. Drake)
08 I Be U
09 Covered N Money
10 Special (feat. Young Scooter)
11 Benz Friendz (Whatchutola) (feat. Andre 3000)
12 Blood, Sweat, Tears
13 Big Rube Speaks
14 Side Effects
15 I’ll Be Yours
16 How Can I Not (feat. Young Scooter)
17 Sh!t
18 Karate Chop (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne)

Busting out of Atlanta in 2011 with his hit street track "Tony Montana," rapper Future grew up in Atlanta's Zone 6 section. Born Nayvadius Cash, hip-hop was in his family, as his cousin was producer Rico Wade. It was his local crew who gave him his moniker, dubbing him "The Future of Rap," something the nation got to experience in 2010 when he partnered with Gucci Mane for the mixtape Free Bricks. In 2011 he released the street album Streetz Calling and made a guest appearance on YC's mixtape hit...
Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap
Released: 15th April 2014
℗ 2014 Epic Records

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 Do yall use video game ringtones??

cells | By Sivraj - 8 hours ago

Okay here's how my ringtones go




My default tone

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My text message ringtone

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My alarm clock tone

Excitebike Overheat ringtone.



I kind of got tired of the music and been utilizing video games as ringtones I think they're better than the music honestly. :kanye2:

 
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 Video inside The Cheshire Murders - Full HBO Documentary (disturbing)

movies | By Richie Aprile - 8 hours ago

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 Image inside Apr 16 - SEE IT: Pantsless Florida woman steals boxed wine from grocery store (VIDEO)

news | By Parkchester - 8 hours ago

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Desiree Taylor, 35, was arrested Monday after she was caught on camera robbing a Publix store without any pants on.

A Florida woman was arrested after she was caught on camera strolling into a grocery store with no pants on and walking off with two boxes of wine.

Desiree Taylor, 35, barely turned heads as she sauntered through a Publix store in Ocala last Tuesday clad only in a T-shirt that barely covered her bottom and a pair of flimsy slippers, surveillance video showed.

Cops said the store manager tried to stop Taylor as she waltzed out with two boxes of wine, but the shameless shoplifter swung at him and got away.

The pantsless prowler was arrested at her home Monday and charged with disorderly conduct and theft, according to local reports.


Forget something? Desiree Taylor, 35, was arrested Monday after she was caught on camera robbing a Publix store in Ocala, Fla., without any pants on.

NBC Local said she was being held on $1,000 bond.

Records showed it was Taylor's second arrest in as many months.

On March 2, she was charged with battery and resisting arrest during an incident in which she allegedly roughed up a firefighter or EMT.


Cops say Taylor stole two boxes of wine worth about $42.

The hooch she stole cost about $42, authorities said.

The odd bust comes one week after a different Florida woman was filmed going on a rampage at a St. Petersburg McDonald’s while wearing nothing except a pair of panties.
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 Article inside More signs point to the Galaxy S5 being a winner (Doubles S4 Sales)

cells | By Tiko377 - 8 hours ago

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When Samsung launched the Galaxy S5, it did so amid fears that the smartphone market was becoming saturated. However, based on recent reports about launch-day sales of the S5, it looks like Samsung will do just fine this year. According to a report from CNET, the Samsung Galaxy S5 sold at more than twice the rate on its first day at U.K. mobile phone retailers Phones 4U and Carphone Warehouse.
This is in line with earlier reports that also suggest the S5 has been a major success so far. On Monday, ZDNet Korea reported that European launch-day sales were up between 30%100% from last year, and on Tuesday, the Korea Times reported that Samsung had shipped 1.3 times as many S5 units as it did S4 units over the same time last year. Samsung is also expected to ship as many as 35 million S5s in Q2 alone. Samsungs VP of product strategy Yoon Han-kil also confirmed the higher numbers, telling Reuters that the S5 is selling faster than the S4 so far.
http://bgr.com/2014/04/16/samsung-ga...-sales-double/

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Samsung Galaxy S5 sales double S4, driven by 4G
As the Samsung Galaxy S5 sells twice as fast as the S4 on launch day, UK retailers say as many as 99 percent of the new smartphones sold are on 4G contracts.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is flying off the shelves, selling twice as many as the Galaxy S4 on launch day in the UK, with more than 9 out of 10 phones sold signed up to 4G contracts.

UK mobile phone retailers Phones 4U and Carphone Warehouse have revealed that sales of the S5 were more than double that of the S4 on its first day alone. The two big street staples say that pre-orders for the new phone were "significantly" higher than its predecessor.

Samsung will be pleased: although the S4 undeniably did boffo business -- more than ten million shipped in its first month -- sales were a little slower than expected and didn't see the explosive growth of previous models.

Speaking to Reuters, Yoon Han-kil, senior vice president of Samsung's product strategy team, said the S5 is "selling faster than the S4 so far."

The strategy with the S5 is not to fill it with gimmicks and bloatware. "With the S4, we thought smartphones shouldn't just focus on hardware. They also had to come with a lot of software and services, and that line of thinking did lead us to cram many services into the device," Yoon continues. By contrast, with the S5, "We decided not to put in so many things and only include what the user really needs, so I cut out a lot of services and software
http://www.cnet.com/news/samsung-gal...-driven-by-4g/

 
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