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Newspapers Drop ‘Doonesbury’ Strips Dealing with Transvaginal Sonograms

screen shot 2012 03 12 at 12.01.05 pm Newspapers Drop Doonesbury Strips Dealing with Transvaginal SonogramsA number of newspapers close to the United State have decided not to publish the well-known satirical comic Doonesbury by Gary Trudeau this week because of strips dealing with the transvaginal ultrasounds now mandated for any woman who wishes to have an abortion in the state of Texas, thanks to a bill that was signed into law last year by Texas Governor and former presidential candidate Rick Perry.

The transvaginal ultrasounds have been the center of a excellent deal of political debate, as they are mandatory with out regard to health-related require for the process, and had been initially a provision in a a lot-contested bill in Virginia that not too long ago passed with a weakened mandate that required external abdominal sonograms rather than vaginal ones.

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Parting Shot: ‘Ordinary Batman Adventures’ Animates Mundane Superhero Moments

Mar 12th 2012 By: Laura Hudson

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The mundane moments of life take on avengingly dark proportions in the Ordinary Batman Adventures animated GIFs of Sarah Johnson, as the Dark Knight can make breakfast, cleans the litter box, eats ice cream, and generally goes about his enterprise. Examine out her Tumblr for much more! [by means of Kevin Church]

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“Homeless Hotspots” Raise Hackles at SXSW

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photo: SXSW 2011 – brittany ryan small

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Microsoft app translates foreign languages in your own voice

Microsoft researchers have produced a prototype universal translation software package that not only translates your speech into foreign languages but utilizes your own voice to output the translation. The software preserves your accent, timbre, and intonation whilst translating between 26 languages. The computer software has been created at Microsoft’s labs in Beijing and was unveiled at TechFest 2012 by chief analysis officer Rick Rashid along with researcher Frank Soong.

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Kiefer Sutherland Could’ve Been Robin to Michael Keaton’s Batman

Monday, March 12th, 2012 at twelve:45pm

The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal Officially Joins TNT’s L.A. Noir

Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 1:45pm

wd s2 5 224x300 The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal Officially Joins TNT’s L.A. NoirNow that this week’s episode of The Strolling Dead has aired, The Live Feed reports TNT has announced with no equivocation that star Jon Bernthal has been cast in L.A. Noir, the period drama pilot that reunites him with ousted showrunner Frank Darabont.

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Pokemon Champion Stripped Of Title After Summoning Doduo (Read: Dropping A Load) In The Hotel Hallway

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