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Local dad wants high school to change its 'Phoenix' mascot because it sounds too much like 'penis'

A dad in Utah has created a Change.org petition asking his kids' school district to change the mascot for the soon-to-open Farmington High School in Utah's Davis School District. Why? Because he thinks the current mascot, "The Phoenix," sounds too much like "penis."SEE ALSO:

New Zealand politician casually cycled to hospital to give birth

Sundays are usually a lazy, uneventful affair for many of us.Not for the 42-week pregnant New Zealand Minister for Women, Julie Anne Genter, who made her way to hospital for an induction.SEE ALSO:

Aston Martin is recreating James Bond's DB5 from 'Goldfinger' — with gadgets

As far as classic Bond cars go, few are as iconic as the Aston Martin DB5.Not only was it memorable in its first appearance in Goldfinger, but played a subsequent role in Thunderball and GoldenEye, and most recently in Skyfall and Spectre. SEE ALSO: Forget the Tesla Model 3,

Simone Biles makes gymnastics history, dresses in solidarity with sexual assault survivors

Olympic champion Simone Biles just made gymnastics history wearing a leotard that honors survivors of sexual abuse.The 21-year-old athlete donned a teal leotard she designed herself on Sunday, winning her fifth title at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Boston,

Read the beautiful letter that allowed 'Crazy Rich Asians' to use Coldplay's 'Yellow'

One of the most emotional moments in Jon M. Chu's much talked-about rom-com Crazy Rich Asians almost didn't happen. Luckily, the director wrote one hell of a beautiful letter to Coldplay.SEE ALSO:

Asia Argento reportedly paid off a sexual assault accuser

Asia Argento, an Italian actress and director at the forefront of the #MeToo movement, reportedly paid off a sexual assault accuser.The New York Times reports Argento paid $380,000 to 22-year-old actor Jimmy Bennett, after he claimed that he was sexually assaulted by her in a California hotel room.

'Stranger Things' Season 3 will be inspired by an '80s Chevy Chase movie

It's going to be a little while longer until we see the third season of Stranger Things, but when it does, expect it to hark back to Chevy Chase at his most prolific.David Harbour, who plays Chief Jim Hopper in the series,

Ken Jeong talked some kids into seeing 'Crazy Rich Asians' — and Jon Chu got it on film

If there's anyone out there who can shame you into buying a ticket for Crazy Rich Asians, it's definitely the director of the blockbuster film and one of its many stars. Director Jon M. Chu showed up to a movie theater with Ken Jeong in tow this weekend.

Twitter updates policies to explain why it won't ban Trump

Twitter wants to be absolutely clear to everyone what's a good tweet and what's a bad tweet. And by good and bad tweets, we mean offensive and breaking Twitter's rules. And by everyone, we mean President Donald Trump and the people, like myself,

Saving the world is possible with cardboard in this behind the scenes of our 'Justice League' homema

Mark joins the ranks of the Justice League, armed with the power of cardboard and hot glue! Watch how the homemade crew makes a big-budget trailer, with low-budget materials, in this DIY Justice League Trailer.Subscribe to CineFix for more movie-related content! Read more...More about Marvel,

Gift ideas for kids: STEM toys that are fun and teach coding

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.Millennials' kids are growing up having never known a world before the internet, smartphones, and on-demand television. They're even more comfortable with devices than we are,

土耳其政府称Twitter同意关闭部分帐户 关系缓和

土耳其政府周二宣布,Twitter已经同意关闭部分帐户。然而,尽管土耳其政府要求Twitter在土耳其设立办事处,但Twitter暂时还不打算那么做。

外媒发又一组疑似iPad新照 或叫iPad Air 2

威锋网讯,iPad Air 是 2013 年年底发布的,假如今年 iPad Air 还在苹果的更新计划内的话,除了 iPhone 6,我们同样可以期待一下今年下半年可能发布的 iPad Air。之前很多人都猜想 iPad Air 将会采用和上一代一样的设计。

The Antlers: Hotel

Summer can't be all wild beach parties and fireworks and Songs of the Summer . There's dim-roomed sunburn agony and thunderstorm-brokered power outages too—and these darker moments need their own playlist. Here's one nominee: Hotel, a foggy track off of the Antler's latest album, Familiars.

为慈善筹款 苹果前员工Sam Sung拍卖名片

2012 年底,一位名为 Sam Sung 的苹果零售店员工火了,该员工的名字无论从拼写还是读音来讲都与韩国电子巨头三星一模一样,而三星正是苹果最大的竞争对手之一,这一种“命运的巧合”成为了很多人的谈资。

Russian hackers spy on Nato and the West using Sandworm

A bug in Microsoft Windows has been used by Russian-based hackers to infiltrate a number of states in the West to try and pilfer information linked to the conflict in Ukraine.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/15/russian-hackers-spy-on-nato-and-the-west-using-sandworm/

【第2编辑室】怎样“站在科技与人文的十字路口”

比尔·盖茨喝了一小口水,人群中爆发除了一片掌声,因为这杯水在5分钟前还是人类的排泄物。 “真的是水”,盖茨笑着 […]

盘点互联网圈内的域名大战,京东、360、腾讯……均在其中

域名,对于互联网公司而言是不亚于商标一样的存在,甚至是更加重要。因为域名的意义就相当于各大公司的门牌号,若是被歹人抢了去,那可是会出大乱子滴。

Line能成为泰国青少年看视频的首选应用吗?

Line在泰国推出了类似YouTube的视频服务——Line TV。Line TV设有来自泰国、日本、韩国的一系列电视剧、音乐节目。像在YouTube观看视频一样,在Line TV上你也可以与朋友分享并关注视频相关明星的官方账号。

C#中调用c++的dll具体创建与调用步骤,亲测有效~ - Joanna-In-Hdu

使用的工具是VS2010哦~其他工具暂时还没试过我新建的工程名是my21dll,所以会生成2个同名文件。接下来需要改动的只有画横线的部分下面是my21dll.h里面的。。。

发短信提醒朋友生日到了 Facebook恐遭天价罚款

【媒体报导】2月16日消息,据国外媒体报道,美国社交网络巨头Facebook很可能因生日快乐短信面临巨额罚款。一位用户已经向法院起诉,指控Facebook未经允许向其发送的朋友生日短信提醒,并要求Facebook最多每条短信赔 ... ...

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