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In this image issued from ESA, showing British physicist Matt Taylor Thursday Nov. 13, 2014, sporting a garish bowling shirt featuring a collage of pin-up girls in various states of undress, during an interview at the satellite control centre of the European Space Agency (ESA) in Darmstadt, Germany, on Thursday Nov. 13, 2014. (AP)

London Mayor Boris Johnson sides with Rosetta scientist Matt Taylor in Shirtgate

We’ve achieved a full orbit in “We need to shut up, Pt. 2.”

Landing a spacecraft on a comet doesn’t leave time to get dressed

In this image issued from ESA, showing British physicist Matt Taylor Thursday Nov. 13, 2014, sporting a garish bowling shirt featuring a collage of pin-up girls in various states of undress, during an interview at the satellite control centre of the European Space Agency (ESA) in Darmstadt, Germany, on Thursday Nov. 13, 2014. (AP)

On Wednesday, the European Space Agency successfully landed a small spacecraft launched over 10 years ago on the surface of a comet for the first time in human history. For one of the scientists responsible for that achievement, it should have been the most significant day of his career.

Be Sriracha-less no more! Sriracha to go!

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If you’re a sriracha lover, you’ve been there …

Never date a Democrat again with candiDate!

Mary Matalin (conservative) and James Carville (liberal), who somehow found it within themselves to get hitched. (AP Photo)

Did you have to restrain a shudder when that girl you took out said she identified as a feminist? Did you pull out your “Oh, I have a thing” when the guy who bought you coffee said the U.S. should overthrow Assad? Do you want a romantic relationship that is politically compatible?

Kansas City Chiefs player penalized for praying, NFL frowns upon call

In this Sept. 29, 2014, photo, Kansas City Chiefs free safety Husain Abdullah prays after intercepting a pass and running it back for a touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The NFL said Tuesday, Sept. 30, that Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after the interception. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah was handed a 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty after he scored a touchdown Monday night and in celebration took a knee and bowed in prayer, reports Reuters.

This commercial should offend married couples everywhere

This commercial should offend married couples everywhere

Watch this advertisement, ponder the meaning of life, and spend a moment in solitary prayer for our culture.

GOP Rep. David Jolly says he’s OK with state support of same-sex marriage

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Florida Republican David Jolly, sent to the U.S. House in a special election earlier this year, announced his support of same-sex marriage in a statement to The Washington Post Monday.

Washington Post columnist tells millennials to live with parents ‘as long as you can’ to alleviate student debt

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Are you paying off student loans? If so, Michelle Singletary, financial advice columnist for the Washington Post, has some advice: say goodbye to your own place and beg for housing from whomever will take pity on you.

Why not rename Clinton airport after Tim Howard? (Or at least Dulles)

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The chance to have his name on an airport. That must have been the reason young Tim Howard put in so many hours on the pitch.

The Washington Redskins now have a ‘Redskins Pride Caucus’ in the Virginia legislature

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The “Redskins Pride Caucus” does not have plans for legislation and merely aims to serve as a “voice” for Redskins fans.

University bars employees from using Uber, Lyft

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It looks like individuals from coast to coast are pushing back against Uber, Lyft and apps like them. The University of California (UC) has barred its employees from using Uber, Lyft, Airbnb and other services like them on official business trips because the services are “not fully regulated and do not protect users to the same extent as a commercially regulated business,” according to a post on the UCLA Faculty Association blog.

Mafia takes a hit…from the Pope

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Pope Francis is showing the Mafia who’s boss.

War on rideshare apps heats up in Boston

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The License Commission in Cambridge, Massachusetts just outside Boston wants to prevent you from using rideshare services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar by slapping regulations on taxi rides. According to Uber’s website, the proposed rules would force individuals to pay a minimum of $50 for a non-taxi cab ride of any distance and duration.

‘Bachelorette’ broadcasts discrimination drama

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ABC’s “The Bachelor” franchise has sure had its share of discrimination issues, and Monday night’s episode of “The Bachelorette” proved that the show’s producers probably don’t know how to weed out the racists. One contestant, Andrew, allegedly called two other African American contestants “blackies” during an earlier rose ceremony.

Young people knock Hillary Clinton for ‘dead broke’ claim

Hillary Clinton: ‘We were dead broke’ after leaving the WH

In a new video released by Campus Reform, college students criticize Hillary Clinton for calling Bill and herself “dead broke” when they left the White House despite the fact that she had $8 million in her pocket for her book It Takes a Village.

Hunter S. Thompson would be ashamed of Maureen Dowd

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As is often the case, a responsible culture can be the best protection from itself.

CAIR demonstrates hypocrisy in denouncing 9/11 Museum film

CAIR demonstrates hypocrisy in denouncing 9/11 Museum film

CAIR’s hypocritical embrace of a controversial theologian makes it impossible to take its effort to whitewash the connection between extreme interpretations of Islam and 9/11 seriously.

Guys, it’s possible to both use a smartphone and really ‘live’

Guys, it’s possible to both use a smartphone and really ‘live’

Let’s not allow “these technologies” to replace that which is irreplaceable; to replace existence in nature with existence through radio waves. Let them live side-by-side, and if a person happens to prefer one to the other, so be it.

[WATCH] Kimmel censors Diane Sawyer and others on his show

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Jimmy Kimmel managed to turn innocent phrases into profane ones on his show Thursday night with another edition of “This Week in Unnecessary Censorship.”

Fallon spotlights funny wedding moments with Hashtags on “The Tonight Show”

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Jimmy Fallon continued to put his original spin on “The Tonight Show” Thursday night with an entertaining segment of #Hashtags involving funny wedding moments.