Borders to close remaining 399 stores

Bad news for all those book lovers out there that love to earmark pages and take notes in the margins. The Borders Group has confirmed that it would liquidate, closing it’s remaining 399 stores. As a result 10,700 of the their current employees will be unemployed.

Borders to close remaining 399 stores

Rupert Murdoch plays the Crying Game

The twists and turns of the phone-hacking scandal has forced the 80 year old mogul to tears. Who knows if his tears are sincere but he will be forced to answer Parliament today concerning the phone-hacking scandal. James Murdoch and Rebecca Brooks will accompany Rupert Murdoch as continues to deny any knowledge of the scandal.

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Phone-Hacking Whistleblower Sean Hoare Found Dead

Former News of the World Reporter, Sean Hoare found dead

According to The Guardian the former News of the World reporter, Sean Hoare’s death is not being considered as suspicious. Oddly enough, since Hoare was the first to go on record in the New York Times investigation concerning Andy Coulson and News of the Worlds phone-hacking practices. Hoare also revealed the use of “pinging” by News of the World, wherein reporters would call celebrities to track their location. This was a technique that was only to be used by police officers for high-level suspects.

” A former show-business reporter for the News of the World, Sean Hoare, who was fired in 2005, said that when he worked there, pinging cost the paper nearly $500 on each occasion. He first found out how the practice worked, he said, when he was scrambling to find someone and was told that one of the news desk editors, Greg Miskiw, could help. Mr. Miskiw asked for the person’s cellphone number, and returned later with information showing the person’s precise location in Scotland, Mr. Hoare said. Mr. Miskiw, who faces questioning by police on a separate matter, did not return calls for comment”

Read more at The Guardian

Japanese Mothers Exposed to Radiation

The Earth Quake has passed but now mothers face rising radiation exposure.

Current radiation release figures from TEPCO, the power company that operates and manages the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant now reveals that larger than originally reported releases of radiation at 770,000 terabecquerels did happen, a level that may hold much more significance as the disabled plant is expected to continue to release radioactive isotopes over an extended period of time.

“The situation at the Fukushima Daiichi plant remains very serious,” said the IAEA – International Atomic Energy Agency in a recent March 26, 2011 report.

SOURCE:  Women’s News Network

WTF: Woman cuts off husband’s PENIS throws in garbage disposal

Hurts just thinking about it.

via Daily Mail

A woman has been arrested after drugging her husband and tying him to his bed before cutting off his penis and throwing it into the garbage disposal, it has been reported.

Catherine Becker, 48, is said to have made her husband dinner at their California home on Monday night and put an unknown poison or drug in the food to make him pass out.

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[video] Houston Family Living in Storage Unit Loses Custody of Kids

These parents deserve their kids back and instead of breaking up this family, moves should be made to get them adequate housing.

via AOL

Charlomane and Prince Leonard were doing just fine before the recession hit. But for the past three years, they’ve been forced to live with their six children in a self-storage unit in northeast Houston — a situation that they reluctantly accepted until Texas’s Child Protective Services came in and took custody of their children this week.
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[video] Adam ‘Pacman’ Jones arrested for millionth time

This dude is giving DMX a serious run for his money. All of the potential in the world, but this clown has consistently thrown away a possible allstar career in the NFL. Whether or not he is guilty of this resisting charge, he previous behavior has made him a target and officers probably can’t wait to put him on their arrested list.

Exclusive: Brooklyn Dodgers New Era 59Fifty Fitted

ROCK-N-JOCKS has restocked another customer favorite, a custom Brooklyn Dodgers New Era 59Fifty fitted. This cap features a Royal Blue base and a Light Grey underbill. “Brooklyn” is embroidered in a script font on the front in white. An iconic B appears on the back also in White. Limited to just 30 total pieces, get yours before it is sold out again only at www.rocknjocks.comHit RNJ’s like button on their Facebook page for big discount codes and the latest drops athttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Rocknjocks/181017275271403

[video] Fan tragically dies after trying to catch foul ball at Texas Rangers game(Extreme Warning)

This is a tragedy and should be a lesson to all. Standing near the railing for catching a baseball or at a concert is a dangerous thing to do because their is no safety netting.

via Yahoo

A man attending a Texas Rangers game with his young son died after falling out of the left-field stands and about 20 feet to the ground Thursday night.

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Facebook set to debut Skype Video Calls, New Design

Facebook Rules B*tches.

via Buzzfeed

Mark Zuckerberg announced a new Facebook redesign, without revealing any major details. The focus of the press conference was video calling, through Skype; though, unlike Skype, Facebook users will not require a specific program to utilize the technology, only a plug-in, which they can download whenever someone requests chatting with them:

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Exclusive:San Antonio Spurs Custom New Era Snapback

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rock-N-Jocks the leader in custom New Era fitteds and New Era custom Snapbacks is killing it with this just dropped San Antonio Spurs Custom New Era snapback.  This snapback is a perfect match for the Lebron 8 South Beach Nikes. This hat is all teal with an all black bill. The old school David Robinson years embroidered “Spurs logo” is in teal, hot pink, orange, black and white. The back of the hat has the embroidered “spurs” logo in black and teal. Limited to just 30 total pieces. Go pick this up and over 150 other styles of snapbacks exclusively at www.rocknjocks.com

Exclusive: Cincinnati Reds New Era 59/50 Fitted

Rock-N-Jocks just released a perfect match for the Nike Air Griffey Max 1’s with this custom Cincinnati Reds New Era 59/50 fitted. It is all red with the top of the bill in black and the bottom of the bill in light grey. The old school Reds logo on the front of the hat is in red, white, and black. The back of the hat has the same embroidered reds logo but smaller also in red, white, and black. Limited to just 30 total pieces. Go pick up now at www.rocknjocks.com