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Depth of Field: The Movie Poster Brexit Deserves

Photographs, Susan Sontag once famously wrote, “fiddle with the scale of the world.” They tell us only a distortion. They are incomplete, even as they strive to render the frame whole and exact. That does not make them false. Exactly the opposite. Photographs invite meaning, possibility. The best photos, thick with narrative, sweat. It is true that a picture is worth a thousand words. It is also true that a picture is worth a thousand more pictures. One image gives way to another. What are photographs but gateways into parallel…

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Fortnite may be mashing locations together, starting with ‘Moisty Palms’

DexertoOn Reddit, dataminer Ep8Script posted a list of files they had found indicating new locations, including Moisty Palms and a Spicy Steps. Moisty Palms would be a mashup of the now-absent Moisty Mire and Paradise Palms. This new Moisty Palms will most likely replace Paradise Palms on the lower right side of the map, or perhaps the go-kart track to the north. Fortnites new rift zones may play a role in how and when these locations change. Theyve seemingly already brought Dusty Depot back from the dead. According to a…

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Evangelical Songwriter Says He’s No Longer Christian In Emotional Instagram Post

Marty Sampson is a songwriter and worship leader for the recording label that grew out of Hillsong Church, a congregation based in Sydney that now has branches in 23 countries. Hillsong frequentlymillions Sampson has been writing for Hillsong “The Lord’s Prayer,” a song that appears in Hillsong Worship’s 2018 album, “There Is More.” The song is a musical rendition of Christianity’s foundational prayer. genuinely losing my faith,” clarifying later that while he hasn’t completely renounced Christianity, his faith has been on “ Beth Gwinn via Getty Images Hillsong United performs at…

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Woman Rescued After Being Trapped In Septic Tank For More Than A Day

An Oregon woman has been hospitalized after rescue crews pulled her out of a septic tank where she was trapped for an estimated 24 to 48 hours. In an interview with IFLScience, Estacada Rural Fire District Division Chief Richard Anderson said a call came in last week from a woman who said she had not heard from her mother in several days. Officials conducted a confined space rescue when they found the middle-aged woman trapped in a 1.8-meter-deep (6-foot) uncovered septic tank. She was transferred by Life Flight to a…

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Sick Of Seeing Sad Kids This Teacher Wrote An Angry Rant To Parents, And It Went Viral

Teachers have it tough. Underpaid, resourced and appreciated, these guardians of the next generation do an amazing job ensuring that our kids get an education, doing their best to deliver results in trying circumstances. Image credits: Leonid Mamchenkov (not the actual photo) Here’s what people had to say about the emotional letter

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Climate Change Could Cost The Global Economy 7 Percent Of Its GDP And The US Even More

The economic ramifications of climate change could see the global economy shrink 7 percent by the end of the century if we allow greenhouse gas emissions to continue business-as-usual. What’s more, according to a study published on Monday by the National Bureau of Economic Research, “rich” countries like the US and Canada could fare even worse – losing more than 10 percent of their GDP within the same timeframe. This turns previously held assumptions that the burden of climate change will fall on poorer nations with warmer climates on its head. While…

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The Aerosols of Earth

Image Credit: NASA/Joshua Stevens/Adam Voiland [NASA, Yvette Smith] Take a deep breath. Even if the air looks clear, it is nearly certain that you will inhale millions of solid particles and liquid droplets. These ubiquitous specks of matter are known as aerosols, and they can be found in the air over oceans, deserts, mountains, forests, ice and every ecosystem in between. If you have ever watched smoke billowing from a wildfire, ash erupting from a volcano or dust blowing in the wind, you have seen aerosols. Satellites like NASA’s Earth-observing…

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5 Reasons To Drop Everything And Watch The Breaking Bad Movie

Holly Riordan Updated August 26, 2019 By Netflix SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t finished yet, hurry up and binge. ended with Jesse Pinkman plowing down a fence inside of an El Camino. That’s why it’s fitting the title of his new movie is We don’t know much about the film yet, except it’s being released on October 11th and “follows the escape of a kidnapped man and his quest for freedom.” That kidnapped man, of course, is our beloved Jesse. Here are a few reasons why you won’t want to…

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Full House, Only Everyone Looks Like Ron Swanson

In this disturbingly funny deepfake, Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) is ‘deepfaked’ onto every main character in Full House, creating a new take on the classic intro/opening credits of the once popular television show. You cannot unsee this. Read more: https://twistedsifter.com/videos/ron-swanson-full-house-intro/

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Tropical Storm Dorian Approaches Puerto Rico, Could Soon Become A Hurricane

Dorian trundled by Barbados on Monday and currently has winds around 50 mph. Other islands in the region are expected to see between 3 inches and 8 inches of rain, but weather officials warned that the storm could gain strength in the next two days as it nears Puerto Rico. The island is currently under a tropical storm watch, while others like Martinique and St. Lucia are under a tropical storm warning. “It is far too early to determine what impacts to the U.S. in general or South Florida in…

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