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Also, see this video of Pizza Hut Canada doing something really random: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xY23_x39FyE.
 
This video is amazing! Nonetheless, I probably won't get one, since IMO this is more art than technology, and I'm not good enough at art.
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Lol. I love the response of the porn site.
Ketchup buyer mistakenly exposed to porn after Heinz allows a competition domain to lapse, allowing adult entertainment firm to buy it
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A couple days ago, the Worldbuilders team showed me this picture that had shown up for the t-shirt design contest.

I looked at it for the space of a short breath, then shrugged. "What is it?" I asked.

"It's an apple that thinks its a pear," they told me.

And my heart absolutely broke. Imagine the sound of a person makes when they see the most adorable kitten picture ever. That's the sound I made, times a thousand.

There's still time to get in on the design contest if you're interested. Details here:

http://bit.ly/1FsG8gr
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Second day in Sydney. Julie, through her usual wrangling got us on the 30th floor of the Westin while still below our corporate rate. Here was today's beautiful sunset from our room.
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+Aaron Boodman thanks. It's been really good to be able to have a little more normal in my life. This trip went better than the one two months ago health-wise, so I'm hopeful I'll be able to keep doing travel.
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Neat! I was better than 98% of people!
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Wat. Watch the video near the end of the article.
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As I've had some hard moments in life the past few years, it has given me a more visceral appreciation for suffering than I could have previously imagined. In my worst moments, sometimes I would think about how much worse it could be. That's what I think of now when I read these articles. I feel so much more sympathy for these poor poor people suffering at the hands of some truly awful people.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2015/05/22/islamic-state-burned-a-woman-alive-for-not-engaging-in-an-extreme-sex-act-u-n-official-says/

http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2015/02/what-isis-really-wants/384980/
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+Julie Parent OMG. I found the perfect birthday present for you.
 
My new Privacy jacket is aptly named.
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Amazing.
Millions of baby spiders appeared to be raining from the sky in the Southern Tablelands earlier this month, with one astonished local fearing the region had been "invaded by spiders" and another reporting his home was "covered" in the creatures.
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wat!
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Wait, really? You're website goes offline every night?? Sigh.

It's just weird. I don't understand what could possibly be going on that they need to do this.

+William Chan explain the government to me!
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Still fairly common for government and large institution websites as they limit the operating hours of the website to the operating hours of the phone support staff. 
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