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Today

The Healing Power of Irish Soil May Help Fight Superbugs

The bacteria in the experiment killed four out of the top six organisms that are resistant to antibiotics, including MRSA. “It’s quite …

MySpace Lost All Uploads Between 2003 and 2015

Someday, this will happen to Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, etc. Don’t trust the platforms to archive your data.

This Fun Fact Will Change the Way You Watch the Movie Airplane!

How specific is the parody in Airplane? Huge chunks of dialogue in the classic comedy are taken verbatim from Zero Hour! Everything …

Friday – March 15, 2019

Beto Announces 2020 Bid and Trump Attacks Him: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Beto O’Rourke jumping in the 2020 race and President Trump immediately attacking him.

Wednesday – March 13, 2019

Mueller’s Investigation Has Created An Underworld Of Online Sleuths

Sorting through the data of the dead — their pots, their knives, and the rocks they cooked on — in order to …

Joke: Dark Humor

Son: Mom, what is dark humor? Mom: You see that person with no arms over there? Tell him to clap Son: Mom …

Categories Joke

Trump Lies About Paul Manafort and “Tim Apple”: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump lying about everything from Paul Manafort’s sentencing to a meeting with Apple CEO Tim …

Fast Food in the USSR: The History

Super interesting and funny video about the history of fast food in Russia.

Hiking with Kevin – Hilary Swank

Holy Crap – I’m in love now!  What a smart, funny, insighful person – and the chemistry between them is great.

Monday – March 4, 2019

Trump & Russia probes recap: Week of Feb 24 – Mar 2

A sub-reddit dedicated to Keeping Track by organizing and summarizing the different notable developments involving, but not limited to, Trump, GOP, Russia …

How Plastic from Clothing Gets into Seafood

Microfibers, used to make things like yoga pants, are the ocean’s tiniest problem.

Saturday – March 2, 2019

Kim – Not Trump – Was Right About Summit Snag, Says State Department

It has come to this: North Korea had the more accurate take on what happened at the summit with President Donald Trump …

Friday – March 1, 2019

China Bans 23 Million From Buying Travel Tickets as Part of ‘Social Credit’ System

China blocked 23 million “discredited” travelers from buying plane or train tickets last year as part of the country’s controversial “social credit” …

Tuesday – February 19, 2019

Trump Undercuts His National Emergency Declaration: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump declaring a national emergency and spending a weekend lashing out at critics.

Monday – February 18, 2019

Trump Golfs Third Day In a Row Since Declaring National Emergency on Border

President Trump kicked off Presidents Day at his private golf course in West Palm Beach, Fla., Monday morning, hitting the greens for …

What We Learned in the Trump and Russia Probes: Week of Feb 10 – 16

A sub-reddit dedicated to Keeping Track by organizing and summarizing the different notable developments involving, but not limited to, Trump, GOP, Russia …

Wait for it . . .

Someone got caught with a hooker, and it was just too perfect not to add the Benny Hill “Yakety Sax” to it.

Sunday – February 17, 2019

Did Manafort Lie to Mueller to Protect Trump?: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump insisting the Russia investigation has found nothing even after his ex-campaign chairman lied to …

Saturday – February 16, 2019

Fact-Checking Trump’s Announcement of a National Emergency

Where to begin with President Trump’s rambling news conference to announce he was invoking a national emergency to build a border wall? …

Thursday – February 14, 2019

Trump Says He’s Not Happy with Deal to Avoid Shutdown: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump saying he’s not happy with the deal lawmakers have reached to avoid another government …

Wednesday – February 13, 2019

Kremlin Behind Anti-Vaccine Disinformation Campaign As Measles Cases Explode

Russian trolls and social media bots used vaccines as a “wedge issue”, spreading pro- and anti-vaccine information. A new study examining the …

LSD Can Get Deep Down and Reset the Brain – Like Shaking Up a Snow Globe

The campaign to legalise LSD in Britain is gathering pace. Psychedelics may have a role to play in treating everything from alcohol …

Tuesday – February 12, 2019

Monday – February 11, 2019

What We Learned in the Trump and Russia Probes: Week of Feb 3 – 9

A sub-reddit dedicated to Keeping Track by organizing and summarizing the different notable developments involving, but not limited to, Trump, GOP, Russia …

Fact or Fiction: Never Feed Rice To Birds

We’ve all heard the warning: don’t feed rice to birds or don’t throw rice at weddings because birds will eat it. Fact …

Trump Attacks the 2020 Democrats: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump attacking Democrats running for president and those investigating him in Congress.

Wednesday – February 6, 2019

State of the Union Fact Check: What Trump Got Right and Wrong

Here is what Mr. Trump said and how it stacked up against the facts.