Take a glance at a CIA manual on the art of assassination. It contains helpful hints like this:

"A hammer, axe, wrench, screw driver, fire poker, kitchen knife, lamp stand, or anything hard, heavy and handy will suffice. A length of rope or wire or a belt will do if the assassin is strong and agile."

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Today I Learned On Reddit’s Today I Learned: President Jimmy Carter pardoned all Vietnam draft dodgers on his second day in office.

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Have you heard about the school teacher that tried to attain fame and fortune by going over Niagara Falls in a barrel?

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Remember when we all saw Jurassic Park back in the early 90s and laughed at the plausibility of scientists taking ancient DNA and trying to use it to reanimate an extinct animal? Well, scientists are trying to revive extinct ice age cave lions using 12,000-year old DNA.

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This piece over at The Daily Beast asks an interesting question: Would you vote for a robot for president?

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Intriguing Headline of the Day: There Are Cities in Russia That No One is Allowed to Go To

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How could you possibly resist visiting an eatery with one of these signs out front?