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“Tact,” said the former British prime minister, Winston Churchill, “is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.” In which case Mark Cuban is something of a smiling assassin on TV’s Shark Tank - striking equal measures of both terror [...]
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Pranks are terrible and they should never, under any circumstance, be played on or by anyone. There is a forever increasing supply of evidence to show that April Fools' Day is a living nightmare. That said, this April Fools' Day prank is pretty good! Saying anything would spoil it -- and spoilers are, of course, nearly as evil as pranks -- so you'll just have to watch for yourself.
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Widely popular block-puzzle game, Tetris, was played on a 29-stories high skyscraper by gamers in Philadelphia, to mark 30 years of its introduction to the world by Henk Rogers, the (now) managing ...
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Most of us are familiar with the five-a-day suggested servings of fruit and vegetables the World Health Organization introduced in the '90s. Eating that amount was supposed to reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke, obesity ;and Type 2 diabetes. But a new study published Monday in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health ;says forget the five servings and try to eat at least seven ;if you want to improve your overall health. ;
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Blackouts, telephone outages and highway damage were reported in northern Chile, and tsunami warnings remained in effect after a massive earthquake struck Tuesday evening off that nation's Pacific coast. ;
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A shooting was reported Monday night inside the Mid-City building that houses the Los Angeles Police Department 's Wilshire Division and West Traffic Bureau, leaving one officer with injuries and other victims reportedly wounded, police said.
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The new Star Wars -- episode 7 in the nine-picture franchise -- has already begun filming and most of the cast is now in place for the movie, Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn revealed April 2. “We have a lot of them [in place],” he said about the main actors, whose names have not been disclosed. “We’re just not completely done yet.”
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BEIJING — The pinger locater that Chinese searchers are using in the quest for Malaysia Flight 370 is a $16,000, U.S.-made device typically used by divers to find lost marine equipment in relatively shallow waters. But the Massachusetts manufacturer says it’s possible the machine could detect pulses from an airplane “black box” lost in the ocean several miles deep.
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Managing Editor, Digital, Los Angeles Times
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Managing Editor, Digital, 2010 - present
  • Christian Science Monitor
    Online Editor, 2007 - 2010
  • Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
    Special Advisor, Internet Communications, 2005 - 2007
  • The White House
    Spokesman, E-Comm Director, 2001 - 2005
  • Jack Ferguson Associates
    Vice President, 1999 - 2001
  • Governor Jim Geringer
    Spokesman, Press Secretary, 1995 - 1999
  • U.S. Senator Malcolm Wallop
    Deputy Communications Director, 1992 - 1994
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Cheyenne, WY - Washington, DC - Arlington, VA - Wellesley, MA - Sacramento, CA
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Jimmy Orr is the Managing Editor, Digital, of the Los Angeles Times
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  • Principia College
    Political Science, 1989 - 1992
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