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University of Oregon Quarterback Invades Super Mario

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It’s-a me-a Super Mariota!

The sports-comedy brain trust at Fox Sports Live thinks that Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota is really good at Football. They may even go as far as to say he’s “super” good at it, hence the nickname “Super Mariota.” #Punz4Dayz

Get your Throwback Thursday quota filled with this this super clever Super Mario/Marcus Mariota 8-bit mashup.

The Midterm Elections Are Worth Your Attention. Here’s Why

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Voter turnout during midterm elections tends to fall by roughly 15% compared with presidential elections, a huge drop-off. That’s partly understandable. Midterms don’t resonate with Americans as much as presidential elections because it’s harder to feel that everyone has something at stake, and midterm elections don’t usually offer the ability to cast ballots for something that will clearly effect the whole country

Except, of course, when they do, as is the case in 2014. Americans across the…

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Dad Creates Adorable LED Minnie Mouse Costume for Daughter

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Oh, boy! Glowy Zoey’s LED Minnie Mouse costume is magical.

Last year, Zoey’s dad documented his daughter’s first LED Halloween costume in a 20-second YouTube video that collected more than 22 million views. In 2014, he upped the technology by creating a Disney-inspired costume that uses “digitally addressable LED strips hooked up to an Arduino microcontroller” and responds to sound

Sorry, goblins and witches: This costume deserves all the good Halloween candy.

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Red Cross: Ebola Could Be Contained Within 6 Months

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BEIJING — A top Red Cross official said Wednesday that he is confident the Ebola epidemic that has killed thousands of people in West Africa can be contained within four to six months.

Elhadj As Sy, secretary general of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, told a news conference in Beijing that the time frame is possible if there is “good isolation, good treatment of the cases which are confirmed,” and “safe burials” of those who die from the disease.

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Panda Urinates on Australian Street in Strange Chinese Ad

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SYDNEY — A bizarre public service announcement was released by CCTV, the Chinese television broadcaster, showing pandas behaving badly in Australia.

The pandas can be seen sleeping on a bench, urinating on a building that looks a lot like the Sydney Opera House, tossing away litter, painting graffiti on a tree and generally being obnoxious. The ad is apparently meant to represent Chinese tourists Down Under.

It ends with all the pandas following a red flag on a Sydney Harbour tour with the…

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Panda Urinates on Australian Street in Strange Chinese Ad

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SYDNEY — A bizarre public service announcement was released by CCTV, the Chinese television broadcaster, showing pandas behaving badly in Australia.

The pandas can be seen sleeping on a bench, urinating on a building that looks a lot like the Sydney Opera House, tossing away litter, painting graffiti on a tree and generally being obnoxious. The ad is apparently meant to represent Chinese tourists Down Under.

It ends with all the pandas following a red flag on a Sydney Harbour tour with the…

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Panda Urinates on Australian Street in Strange Chinese Ad

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SYDNEY — A bizarre public service announcement was released by CCTV, the Chinese television broadcaster, showing pandas behaving badly in Australia.

The pandas can be seen sleeping on a bench, urinating on a building that looks a lot like the Sydney Opera House, tossing away litter, painting graffiti on a tree and generally being obnoxious. The ad is apparently meant to represent Chinese tourists Down Under.

It ends with all the pandas following a red flag on a Sydney Harbour tour with the…

Startup Slobs Versus the New Elements of Geek Style

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When the pocket protectors and taped glasses version of the geek gradually gave way to present-day techie staples such as hoodies and flip flops, it might have seemed like the evolution of geek style had hit its ceiling — simplicity and comfort in the service of marathon coding sessions

This aggressively casual approach, the style of no style, is embodied most visibly in the likes the of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, who refuses to part with his hoodie, even pre-IPO, and Apple’s design chief

These Are the Eight Real Dangers of Spring in Australia

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SYDNEY — What’s not to love about spring? The flowers are blooming. The air is warm. It is the downhill slope all the way into beach days and summer nights. But don’t be fooled by the lovely floral dress of the season, spring in Australia is filled with nasty, nasty things

Here’s a look at the things to avoid to survive the season, which lasts from the start of September to the end of November in the land Down Under.

If you want one image to sum up Australia in spring, this is it

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9 Reasons You Should Know a Little HTML and CSS

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You’ve heard over and over that everyone should learn to code. Alright already! But as a writer, marketer, finance guru or nonprofit worker, why in the world should you get into coding?

Well, I‘m here to tell you that even a little knowledge of HTML and CSS can make a big difference