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Thích Quảng Đức, The Vietnamese Monk, Seconds Before “The Act” [Pic]

We’ve all seen the ‘after’ photo, but rarely the photo of Thích Quảng Đức, seconds before he set himself on fire, as a fellow monk poured five gallons of gasoline on him.Quảng Đức set himself on fire as an act of protest due to the persecution of Buddhists by the South Vietnamese government led by Ngô Đình Diệm. […]

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Date 08/25/16 11:38 AM
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CVS Fights Over-Inflated Name Brand Pharmaceuticals

CVS and 'Express Scripts' aren't putting up with the extorted medicine rates pharmaceutical companies are inflating. Instead they're cutting the company's meds out completely.
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Date 08/25/16 11:33 AM
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10 Accidental Medical Discoveries

Science is a precise art and yet some of the biggest medical discoveries were discovered by accident.
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Date 08/25/16 09:07 AM
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A Case for Cupping?

Not so new, I've been using similar devices on my wife's "muscles" for years.
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Date 08/25/16 05:50 AM
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Mid-Day Music Break: Die Antwoord + “Ugly Boy”

I adore everything that Ninja and Yolandi do, and even though this tune is a departure from their earlier stuff and the celeb cameos take me out of the song, this is still worth the click.
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Date 08/24/16 03:20 PM
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An Earth-Like Planet Has Been Discovered Near Our Solar System

OK, so "near" is a relative word -- this unnamed planet is only 4.25 light-years away from Earth, but don't worry -- if there's a way to inhabit it and slowly destroy it with pollution and human wear-and-tear, we'll do it.
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Date 08/24/16 10:28 AM
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Compete or Suckle

Should troubled nuclear reactors be subsidized?
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Date 08/24/16 07:57 AM