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Swimmers Are Told to Wear Burkinis

British swimming pools are imposing Muslim dress codes in a move described as divisive by Labour MPs. Under the rules, swimmers – including non-Muslims – are barred from entering the pool in normal swimming attire.

Instead they are told that they must comply with the “modest” code of dress required by Islamic custom, with women covered from the neck to the ankles and men, who swim separately, covered from the navel to the knees.

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Sequoia E-Voting Machine Commandeered By Clever Attack

Computer scientists have figured out to how trick a widely used electronic voting machine into altering tallies with a technique that bypasses measures that are supposed to prevent unauthorized code from running on the device.

The method, known as return-oriented programming, has already been used to defeat security measures built into the Linux and OpenBSD operating systems.

Now scientists have used it against the Sequoia AVC Advantage machine, which is used almost universally in New Jersey and in parts of Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Colorado and Virginia, according to the Verified Voting Foundation.

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New Imaging Study Reveals Brains of Assholes

Assholes were made to perform certain tasks while their brains were being scanned. In one task, the subjects were asked to imagine lying on a beach on a tropical island. In other tasks, the assholes were asked to imagine something good about a member of their family, any accomplishment they could be proud of, a waitress they were nice to, and something that went wrong that they were willing to accept responsibility for. They failed every task spectacularly. As their brains were thus engaged, a certain part of the posterior corpus rumpus, known as the temporal anal cortex, lit up like a Christmas tree.

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FBI Translator’s Testimony Implicates Members of Congress

The State Secret’s Privilege was invoked by the Bush administration to silence Sibel Edmonds. The U.S. Department of Justice was not present at the deposition to bar her testimony. She testified how a Turkish agent blackmailed one congresswomen to change her vote on the 2000 Armenian Genocide Resolution, and she testified in other matters. So far her deposition has not been sealed by the Obama administration.

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FBI Translator’s Testimony Implicates Members of Congress

The State Secret’s Privilege was invoked by the Bush administration to silence Sibel Edmonds. The U.S. Department of Justice was not present at the deposition to bar her testimony. She testified how a Turkish agent blackmailed one congresswomen to change her vote on the 2000 Armenian Genocide Resolution, and she testified in other matters. So far her deposition has not been sealed by the Obama administration.

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FBI Translator’s Testimony Implicates Members of Congress

The State Secret’s Privilege was invoked by the Bush administration to silence Sibel Edmonds. The U.S. Department of Justice was not present at the deposition to bar her testimony. She testified how a Turkish agent blackmailed one congresswomen to change her vote on the 2000 Armenian Genocide Resolution, and she testified in other matters. So far her deposition has not been sealed by the Obama administration.

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FBI Translator’s Testimony Implicates Members of Congress

The State Secret’s Privilege was invoked by the Bush administration to silence Sibel Edmonds. The U.S. Department of Justice was not present at the deposition to bar her testimony. She testified how a Turkish agent blackmailed one congresswomen to change her vote on the 2000 Armenian Genocide Resolution, and she testified in other matters. So far her deposition has not been sealed by the Obama administration.

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FBI Translator’s Testimony Implicates Members of Congress

The State Secret’s Privilege was invoked by the Bush administration to silence Sibel Edmonds. The U.S. Department of Justice was not present at the deposition to bar her testimony. She testified how a Turkish agent blackmailed one congresswomen to change her vote on the 2000 Armenian Genocide Resolution, and testified in other matters. So far her deposition has not been sealed by the Obama administration.

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