Why you must let a squirrel carve your pumpkins


Squirrels are the grasp pumpkin carvers of the animal kingdom

That is due in small half to their sharp tooth, however principally to their blatant disregard for you and people pumpkins you rigorously chosen from the farmers market. To them, it is all simply meals for his or her grasping taking.

At the very least these squirrels can carve a jack-o'-lantern.

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Maine loosens restrictions; nurse will not should self-quarantine after Ebola work


Kaci Hickox's extensively publicized struggle for freedom from her own residence might quickly be over

The nurse's residence state of Maine initially demanded that Hickox, who had just lately returned from treating Ebola sufferers in west Africa, stay quarantined at house. Nevertheless, it has pulled again on these calls for, as an alternative acquiring a short lived court order which Hickox is reportedly happy with.

On Friday morning, the state's restrictions for Hickox have been scaled again to as an alternative require direct lively monitoring, coordination of journey with public officers and a requirement that the state be alerted as quickly as Hickox develops signs (she at present shouldn't be experiencing any). The restrictions don't forestall her from leaving her home or being in touch with different individuals, which Hickox has brazenly opposed. Read more...

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Airbnb is already a winner with regards to the New York Metropolis Marathon


On Sunday, about 50,000 individuals will take part within the New York Metropolis marathon. However even earlier than the primary runner crosses the end line, it is already clear who's popping out forward.

Airbnb, the brief-time period rental website, has had a troublesome time recently in New York Metropolis: The state lawyer basic issued a scathing report in October, calling seventy two% of the location's listings illegal. New York Metropolis Mayor Invoice de Blasio's workplace introduced lawsuits against two unlawful lodge operators allegedly reaching clients via Airbnb. Evictions and rental horror tales have grabbed headlines.

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5 information about ‘Buddies’ to mull over at Central Perk


So your job's a joke, you are broke and your love life's DOA (clap, clap, clap, clap)? Do not fret — a minimum of you've got acquired these 5 information about Friends to maintain you firm at Central Perk

From Rachel's haircut to Ross's condominium woes, we have rounded up information concerning the sitcom that has dominated the syndication waves for the final 20 years

Might this BE any extra informative?

1. Matthew Perry and Jennifer Aniston as soon as starred in a hilarious educational video for Home windows ninety five. This "CyberSitcom" was supposedly filmed in Invoice Gates workplace.

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Artist paints Kim Jong-un caricature onto 374-pound pumpkin


Most individuals hack their pumpkins up like some kind of butcher, however Jeanette Paras prefers to color well-known faces on hers.

Paras has been portray celebrities on pumpkins since earlier than Taylor Swift was born (1988, to be actual), and since then, she's turned large pumpkins into the likes of Miley Cyrus, Prince Harry, Jay Leno and Santa Claus.

This Halloween, Paras painted North Korean chief Kim Jong-un onto a 374-pound pumpkin, which she wanted a forklift to assist her transfer it into her workshop

Listed here are some pictures of Paras' pumpkins from this yr and years previous Read more...

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“VideoSelfie” Scores $1.2 Million For Its App Providing Actual-Time Filters, GIFs And Extra

selfie However I assumed we have been recording our video selfies on Instagram and Snapchat now? A quickly-to-launch cellular software referred to as VideoSelfie, whose founders participated within the 500 Startups accelerator final yr, has raised $1.2 million for its forthcoming cellular software that allows you to edit your movies (of your self, duh) in actual-time. You possibly can add filters, decorations and GIFs, hit report,… Read More

Chelsea Handler calls Instagram sexist for taking down her topless photograph


Warning: the next article accommodates content material that could be thought-about not protected for work.

Individuals love Chelsea Handler's outrageously crude and crass model of humor — until these individuals work at Instagram.

On Thursday night time, Handler posted an image of herself on her Instagram page mocking Russian president and bear-hating, horseback driving outdoorsman Vladimir Putin. Genuine to the unique image of Putin, Handler appeared utterly topless.


Quickly after Handler posted the racy image, Instagram shortly eliminated it from her web page, as per their group tips. Toplessness, no less than for ladies, is towards the principles on the social media community. Read more...

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Starbucks will supply supply via its app, and a ‘Starbucks for Life’ contest


Starbucks stated Thursday that it'll supply a supply choice on its cellular app in choose areas of the U.S. beginning subsequent yr.

The corporate declined to offer extra particulars, however has been pushing to get individuals to use its app as a method to construct buyer loyalty. It additionally beforehand stated it plans to let clients throughout the nation place orders forward of time on their smartphone by subsequent yr, an choice meant to get individuals out and in of shops faster.

As well as, the chain will run a contest in December providing 10 fortunate winners "Starbucks for Life" — though the prize is basically just for 30 years. There weren't many particulars but, however clients will be capable of enter through the use of the Starbucks app or a loyalty card. Read more...

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eight weird issues that went down on the marketing campaign path this season


The marketing campaign path is all the time an fascinating saga, and this yr's midterms are not any exception. Now, with the elections lower than every week away, months of loopy advertisements, marketing campaign excursions and debates are sadly coming to an in depth.

However earlier than we forged our ballots, let's make a journey down reminiscence lane and mirror on a number of the really unforgettable moments of this election season

1. John Boehner says George W. Bush would've punched Putin within the nostril

Home Speaker John Boehner has never had a scarcity of colourful criticism for President Barack Obama, and that development continued throughout election season. Whereas campaigning for Republican candidates in Davenport, Iowa, Boehner discovered an interesting way for instance how President George W. Bush would have prevented Russian President Vladimir Putin's invasion of Crimea Read more...

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Regardless of a tough debut, Amazon will maintain creating Hearth Telephones


The entry of Amazon's Fire Phone was hardly clean; the corporate revealed lately it has a inventory of unsold units value $eighty three million

Regardless of that black eye, Amazon plans to proceed on with its smartphone challenge, in accordance with Fortune

Amazon's senior VP of units, David Limp, advised the publication it's going to launch new updates to the Hearth telephone's software program to make it "higher and higher." He famous that the primary model of the Kindle e-reader wasn't acquired properly by critics both, nevertheless it later advanced right into a profitable product

Limp added that the Hearth Telephone's worth level ($199 for 32GB; $299 for 64GB) was principally in charge for sluggish gross sales. Read more...

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