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Elon Musk wins in ‘pedo guy’ defamation trial

Los Angeles (CNN Business)After a four-day-long trial, a jury took less than an hour to decide that Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk did not defame British caver Vernon Unsworth when he sent a tweet calling Unsworth “pedo guy.” “There are people and relationships and situations that will be harmed for decades because of the fallout,” Wood said. At the heart of the case was whether Musk’s “pedo guy” tweet was a statement of fact. According to Musk’s legal team, it was an insult that was provoked by Unsworth, who called…

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To The Friends Who Stood By Us This Year

Rania Naim Updated December 6, 2019 By Dio Hasbi Saniskoro Thank you for loving us when we weren’t so lovable. Thank you for being patient with us as we grow, as we heal, as we try to put our pieces back together and mend what we broke in ourselves or what people broke in us. Thank you for making the difficult times this year so much easier to handle, so much easier to accept and so much easier to get through. Thank you for letting us be vulnerable and honest…

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You Can Get Free Beer Thanks To Stella Artois Holiday Sweater Pack Promotion

Courtesy of Stella Artois Stella Artois’ Holiday Sweater Pack Is The Cutest Free Beer Deal Ever By Daffany Chan Nov 24, 2019 It’s time to kick off the countdown to Christmas in proper fashion with a free promotion from Stella Artois that is spreading the holiday cheer. Stella Artois’ Holiday Sweater Pack is a festive deal filled with plenty of free beer and neighborly love. In press materials sent to Elite Daily, Stella Artois shared details about the holiday giveaway which began on Nov. 21. The company is offering a…

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Does Height Difference Really Matter Anymore In Relationships? | Betches

shallowslightlyPower Dynamics, Security, And Gender Roles Dr. Jess CarbinoThere are also social rewards for being tall. “The taller you are, the more likely you are to be successful and make more money,” says Dr. Carbino. “Theories suggest that taller individuals are more confident and perceived as being more and in control due to their physical stature.” She adds that men used to “thThe People Have Spoken… What do the boys have to say about this? “I’m 6’3” so I’m usually the taller person, but I’m not intimidated by dating women…

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Heres The Reason Why You Should Date Your Polar Opposite Zodiac Sign

Andrea Davis Updated December 6, 2019 Chermiti Mohamed Andrea Davis Updated December 6, 2019 Chermiti Mohamed A popular astrological compatibility theory suggests that opposite signs (or in other words, signs that are directly across from each other on the Zodiac Wheel) often make great couples. The logic behind this theory is due to their differences, which makes the duo compatible in love because of (rather than in spite of) the contrast. They have a bizarre way of creating balance within the relationship, acting as a mirror to the other. Could…

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The Shirk Report Volume 554

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Digg, Kottke, Facebook, Twitter, and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to submit@twistedsifter.com 20 IMAGES – Friday! – That’s hot – See! Even dogs do this in cold weather – This pupper’s face before and after getting adopted – She’s holding a bag of popcorn – The hotel said it had a pool…

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These Photos Of Dogs Rejected From Doggy Day Care Will Melt Your Heart

Shutterstock These Photos Of Dogs Rejected From Doggy Day Care Will Melt Your Heart By Cianna Garrison Nov 8, 2019 Sometimes all you need is a Twitter thread full of dog photos to make your day brighter. Try finding something more adorable than these photos of dogs that were rejected from doggy day care. One Twitter user got the ball rolling with a photo of her “expelled” pup, Willie, and it seems that she’s not the only one with a dog who’s a bit too excitable. Twitter user Jessica Shortall…

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What Jesus Really Thinks About Transgenders

ShareTweetPin I saw this sign outside of a public bathroom in the downtown Orlando area recently, and while I’m sure it’s commonplace in metro areas, it’s actually the first time I had seen this particular pictogram in person. I wasn’t the only one; my nine-year-old daughter also inquired of its meaning. “What’s that mean, mom?” She asked, pointing to the half-dress, half-slack clad person. I measured my words carefully and answered, “there are some people who may not be sure if they’re a girl or a boy. That’s a private…

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Starbucks’ Nov. 21 Happy Hour Deal Includes A Free Drink

Starbucks.com Starbucks’ Nov. 21 Happy Hour Deal Includes A Free Drink By Lara Walsh Nov 20, 2019 Snagging a seasonal coffee is about to get a little cheaper with Starbucks’ Nov. 21 happy hour deal. The semi-regular deal is back, and it’ll score you one Starbucks drink free of charge. Whether you’re looking to double fist some Peppermint Mochas or take a break with a friend or coworker, you can expect some sweet BOGO savings. If you’ve taken advantage of one of Starbucks’ Happy Hour deals before, you know the…

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Why We Stopped Going House to House for the Holidays

ShareTweetPin When we were first married, the holidays were a really stressful time for us. We went to 5 different Christmases at 5 different houses. We wanted to spend as much time as we could with our family, and we didn’t want to disappoint anyone, so we made it happen. We were trying our best, but as soon we had to leave somewhere, there was always at least one comment that made us feel guilty. We knew that they intended well and we truly are thankful that our family loves us enough to want…

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