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Just Who is twenty one pilots Anyway?

Just Who is twenty one pilots Anyway?

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Embedded image permalinkCoined as “the best kept secret in music”, Ohio alternative pop duo twenty one pilots came away from one of the biggest performances of their career at the MTV Movie Awards leaving a lot of questions for the uninitiated. Namely, who is twenty one pilots? And what’s up with those ski masks?

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— twenty one pilots…

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Scientists Discover the First Gravitational Wave

Scientists Discover the First Gravitational Wave

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Image from wikipedia.org.

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Scientists at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics have recently announced that they completed the first detection of a gravitational wave in our universe. The report is still awaiting peer review, but if confirmed, this will be one of the most important discoveries in scientific history.

In Einstein’s Theory of Relativity, which he published in 1905, he first…

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This Should be the Last Article You Read On #CancelColbert

This Should be the Last Article You Read On #CancelColbert

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Let me start this off with a short story:

It was my sophomore at Arizona State University. I was still bright eyed, bushy-tailed, and full of hope for the future. In my African American studies class a controversial topic came up: you see ASU had a ‘black out’ game to celebrate their new uniforms. A game that was shown on national TV. During the broadcast the…

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South Park’s Stick of Truth: Vulgar and Hysterical

South Park’s Stick of Truth: Vulgar and Hysterical

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SPOILER ALERT: Some key details of the video game are discussed.

If you watch South Park, you know it’s definitely not a show for everyone, basically because they roast absolutely everyone. If you can handle gross and graphic images, obscene language and everything opposite of politically correct, then the show is quite a riot. Through the years, the show…

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Did a Typo Cause the Boston Marathon Bombing?

Did a Typo Cause the Boston Marathon Bombing?

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A recent Congressional report reveals that the Russian Intelligence Agency FSB repeatedly warned the FBI about Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of the Boston Marathon suspects. The first warning occurred as early as March 2011, over a year and a half before the bombing and linked Tsarnaev to radical militant Islamists.

A follow-up investigation by the FBI with state…

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Virginity Auctions and the Freedom to be Bought

Virginity Auctions and the Freedom to be Bought

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Some people say that a woman’s virginity is an extraordinary gem worth protecting and saving. Some would say a woman’s virginity is a virtuous gift from God. Some would say that a woman’s virginity is simply priceless.

Others would say it’s worth at least 400,000 bucks.

That’s where a 27-year-old medical student is setting her opening bid when she puts her virginity on…

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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

“You would think I wouldn’t have to deal with this in 2014.““I mean were all adults right?” These were the thoughts racing through my head after I had an awful experience at my workplace.

Where is home? A rare piece of American and German History

Where is home? A rare piece of American and German History

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The 75th anniversary of World War 2 so here’s an interesting piece of history to learn about. The documentary is called Brown Babies by WUSA executive producer and award winning journalist, Regina Griffin. This documentary gives a very different view on what it means to be African-American. Griffin takes us back to World War 2 where African-American Soldiers…

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After Taking Crimea, Putin Has Set His Sights on Southern Ukraine

After Taking Crimea, Putin Has Set His Sights on Southern Ukraine

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Following the referendum in Crimea this past Sunday, which allegedly resulted in 95% of the voters choosing to be annexed by Russia, President Putin announced that he had submitted legislation to absorb the former Ukrainian Peninsula.

The reactions of the Crimean people were decidedly mixed. Much of the ethnic Russian population celebrated their land returning to…

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The Crimean Peninsula is Soon to Be a Part of Russia

The Crimean Peninsula is Soon to Be a Part of Russia

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Images from  theguardian.co.uk

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Recent talks between Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov only served to re-establish the well known fact  that USA and Russia are vehemently opposed to one another on the crisis in Ukraine.

Lavrov has said there is “no common vision” between the two nations for the future of Ukraine.

Following the talks, Secretary Kerry said the…

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