Saturday, April 15, 2017

PIX-N-TOONZ-N-STUFF 041517


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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The number of militants killed in an attack by the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the U.S. military has risen to 94, an Afghan official said Saturday.

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Walmart stores are being forced to recall a prepackaged salad after two customers reported a dead bat inside the box. The customers were eating their Organic Marketside Spring Mix when they realized that the dead bat was just below the top layer of leaves.
Read more: http://ktrh.iheart.com/onair/michael-berry-13986/walmart-issues-recall-after-dead-bat-15735768/#ixzz4eHN4UeES



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Windows users might want to turn off their computers this weekend, warns security researcher who's only being 'somewhat glib'..........

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Texas warns about biggest mumps outbreak in 22 years
(CNN) The Texas Department of State Health Services warned this week of multiple ongoing mumps outbreaks. The surge, which includes 221 cases this year, constitutes the highest incidence of mumps in the state in 22 years.


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The ability to run Android apps natively in a Linux desktop environment is a step closer to realization, thanks to Anbox, a new open source project. Anbox Could Be the Android-to-Linux Tool Devs Have Been Waiting For. Simon Fels, who is the lead software engineer at Canonical, last week debuted a pre-alpha release of the Anbox platform, which he has been working on independently since 2015.

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How to Enable YouTube's Secret Dark Mode in Chrome
If you're running Google Chrome 57 or above, it turns out there's a hidden dark mode. Reddit user _paul- found the menu, which you can enable with a quick ...


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Long Island teen butchered for turning back on MS-13 pal: sister
Jorge Tigre tried to turn his back on a blood-thirsty Long Island gang, only to find he couldn't get out alive. The 18-year-old was one of four young men brutally executed near a Central Islip park, leaving his heartbroken mother and sister to explain ..


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Huffington Post Calls for Denying White Males Right to Vote-
Lately leftists are really letting it all hang out. Actual screenshot from the Huffington Post:
Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?
This redistribution of the world’s wealth is long overdue, and it is not just South Africa where white males own a disproportionate amount of wealth.


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Taxpayer-funded PBS is not content to pump children’s heads full of moonbattery only when they are at home watching TV. After all, parents might come in and turn the channel. Presenting the “Dying to Be a Martyr” lesson plan:
The “Dying to be a Martyr” lesson plan is offered through PBS’ LearningMedia website.

Not everyone is pleased:
At the end of March, the Christian Action Network sent a “Letter of Demand” to officials at the U.S. Department of Education, mandating the PBS LearningMedia website cease its “so-called educational material” covering topics related to Islam, which CAN said are “nothing more than indoctrinating students into Islamic religious beliefs, duties and actions.”


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A LITTLE POCKET MONEY FOR THE 1ST LADY!




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Capitalism has given way to crony capitalism, companies don’t get ahead by building useful products that people want to buy, but by being the most beloved by Big Government:
Tesla sold fewer than 80,000 cars in 2016, its banner year, while General Motors sold more than 80,000 Chevy Silverados every two months.


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From Fox News: Street corners in Chicago can become high crime areas: drug deals, shootings, and some communities see it all too often. But one group wants to turn them all into “Healing Corners.”
It starts with free food, plus books, conversation and lots of hugs to transform a regular corner into a Healing Corner. “We’re setting the example… like this is how you treat your community and this is what a community is,” said Arielle Maldonado, The Healing Corner founder.


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Most people sleep about seven or eight hours a night. That leaves 16 or 17 hours awake each day. Or about 1,000 minutes. Let’s think about those 1,000 minutes as 100 10-minute blocks. That’s what you wake up with every day.

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Alexa is designed to get smarter every day, adapting to its users' speech patterns, vocabulary and personal preferences. The ambitions of the device are to provide consumers with a multi-use personal assistant, one that can learn and remember things about you.

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