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Where was Melania? Who bit Beyonc? The biggest mysteries of 2018 so far

Detectives of the internet, unite! Weve met some of this years most puzzling conundrums It has been 74 periods, 14 minutes and 23 seconds since the world first learned that someone once bit Beyonce. However, despite the internet’s best efforts to discover the perpetrator, the whodunit of terrified of sharks, but holds the presidency petrified of sea? An incident at the Weird House the coming week recommends this might be the case. During a Federal Emergency Management Agency( Fema) hurricane preparedness fulfill on Wednesday, Trump inexplicably took his water bottle…

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From Lawrence of Arabia to Breaking Bad: the desert as a cultural oasis

A place of sanctuary, stones and boulder festivals what outline artists and writers to the deserts unforgiving scenery? In 1990 a flyer circulated among San Francisco inviting people to attend a unique happen:” The Zone Trip is an extended event that takes us outside of our local region of time and place. On this particular expedition, we shall travel to a vast, desolate, white expanse stretching onward to the horizon in all directions .” Wilfred Thesiger, remembering his marathon journeys in the Arabian peninsula’s Empty Quarter in the 1940 s,…

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Richard Powers: It was like a religious conversion. I realised the natural world isnt ours

After writing fictions on artificial intelligence, neuroscience and genetics, Powers has turned to trees. While on a hike through the Great Smoky Mountains, he talks about environmentalism and not having children To reach the latest work, The Overstory . As a botanist in his narrative explains, trees and humen share a common ancestor, and a one-quarter of their genes.” For 5 year I’ve been telling people I’m writing a novel about trees ,” he tells, with a smile,” and they’ve said:’ Really ?’” ‘ The volume was like a five-year-long…

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Police document from the 1980s’ ‘Satanic Panic’ is wonderfully bizarre

And we believed mothers trying to decipher emoji messages was bad. Twitter user Jennifer Jordan tweeted yesterday that her sister received a police record from the 1980 s describing stages and signs of satanic venerate. It’s insane. Titled, “Identification, Investigation, and Understanding of Ritualistic Criminal Activity, ” the document says it was presented by Det. Robert Semandi of the Chicago Police Department. It was made during the “Satanic Panic, ” when many Americans succumbed to mass hysteria, believing that organized Satanic worship was widespread and preying on children. SEE ALSO:…

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Martin Shkreli’s $2m Wu-Tang Clan album seized by federal court

The humiliation entrepreneur bought the sole copy of Once Upon a Time in Shaolin in 2014 his lawyer has described it as likely worthless Martin Shkreli, the former pharmaceuticals entrepreneur awaiting a criminal convict following a fraud sentence, has been forced to hand over the Wu-Tang Clan album he paid$ 2m for at auction in 2015. The order goes after Shkreli was Facebook post about Hillary Clinton, offering adherents $5,000 if they could send him a strand of her hair. ‘ I think he could have got more than what…

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