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Attorney For Teen Who Hit Six Cyclists While Trying to Roll Says Cops Have An Excuse For Failing To Arrest Him

The attorney representing the teenager who hit six cyclists with a pickup while trying to “roll coal” has shared a statement as to why Waller Police didn’t arrest the 16-year old. The attorney, Rick DeToto, claims the teenager is a “new and inexperienced driver,” who had no criminal intent when he ran over the…Read more… […]

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Arkansas Sheriff Fires Deputy Who Killed Hunter Brittain

The Sheriff’s deputy that shot and killed Hunter Brittain during a traffic stop on June 23 has been fired. The Lonoke County Sheriff’s department said the deputy, Sgt. Michael Davis, failed to follow procedure during the traffic stop, according to the Associated Press.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Guilty Gear Strive’s Vampire Samurai Says Black Lives Matter

There are all kinds of video game mods, but very rarely do they strive to make a political statement. Maybe that’s why I like this particular Guilty Gear Strive modification so much: It gives vampire badass Nagoriyuki an outfit that promotes the Black Lives Matter movement. Pretty minor as far as game mods go, but […]

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Instead of Criticizing ‘Wokeness,’ Say What You Really Mean

Spend enough time online and you’ll start to recognize the buzzwords currently standing in for broader social conflicts—maybe even before they enter the mainstream via cable news punditry and hot takes. A new “moral panic” looms with every feed refresh; commentators rail at the rise of “illiberalism”; “wokeness” is…Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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Instead of Criticizing ‘Wokeness,’ Say What You Really Mean

Spend enough time online and you’ll start to recognize the buzzwords currently standing in for broader social conflicts—maybe even before they enter the mainstream via cable news punditry and hot takes. A new “moral panic” looms with every feed refresh; commentators rail at the rise of “illiberalism”; “wokeness” is…Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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One Dead, Three Wounded After Car Rams Into Protesters

One woman is dead and three more wounded after a man drove an SUV through a crowd of people protesting the shooting death of a black man in a Minneapolis parking garage two weeks ago. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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One Dead, Three Wounded After Car Rams Into Protesters

One woman is dead and three more wounded after a man drove an SUV through a crowd of people protesting the shooting death of a black man in a Minneapolis parking garage two weeks ago. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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North Carolina Judge Summoned To Court After Allegedly Ramming SUV Into BLM Protest

A summons was issued last week for a judge in Fayetteville, North Carolina, requesting he appear in court in his own county on an assault with a deadly weapon charge after he was allegedly caught on camera almost striking Black Lives Matters protesters with his SUV earlier this month.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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North Carolina Judge Summoned To Court After Allegedly Ramming SUV Into BLM Protest

A summons was issued last week for a judge in Fayetteville, North Carolina, requesting he appear in court in his own county on an assault with a deadly weapon charge after he was allegedly caught on camera almost striking Black Lives Matters protesters with his SUV earlier this month.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Someone Hacked The Chicago Police Radios To Broadcast The Derek Chauvin Verdict

Rogue radio operators managed to crack into the Chicago police channel on Tuesday and broadcast the verdict from the Derek Chauvin trial in Minneapolis directly into CPD squad cars and to portable radios worn by officers. The Chauvin verdict came just days after the release of bodycam footage of a Chicago police…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Someone Hacked The Chicago Police Radios To Broadcast The Derek Chauvin Verdict

Rogue radio operators managed to crack into the Chicago police channel on Tuesday and broadcast the verdict from the Derek Chauvin trial in Minneapolis directly into CPD squad cars and to portable radios worn by officers. The Chauvin verdict came just days after the release of bodycam footage of a Chicago police…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Celebrate Blackness All Year Round

Each year, the U.S. sets aside a short, 28-day window in which to celebrate Blackness. Carving out a time when the whole country pauses to honor the achievements of Black folks is nice (though the fact that it happens during the shortest month of the year gives me pause), but Blackness does not only exist […]

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Celebrate Blackness All Year Round

Each year, the U.S. sets aside a short, 28-day window in which to celebrate Blackness. Carving out a time when the whole country pauses to honor the achievements of Black folks is nice (though the fact that it happens during the shortest month of the year gives me pause), but Blackness does not only exist […]

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The Weeknd says COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album

Reflecting on his After Hours album, released in March 2020, The Weeknd suggested that last year’s historical events has caused a creative transition for his upcoming projects. In an interview with TMRW, the Grammy Award-winning artist opened up about his latest vision and how COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album. […]

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The Weeknd says COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album

Reflecting on his After Hours album, released in March 2020, The Weeknd suggested that last year’s historical events has caused a creative transition for his upcoming projects. In an interview with TMRW, the Grammy Award-winning artist opened up about his latest vision and how COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album. […]

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The Weeknd says COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album

Reflecting on his After Hours album, released in March 2020, The Weeknd suggested that last year’s historical events has caused a creative transition for his upcoming projects. In an interview with TMRW, the Grammy Award-winning artist opened up about his latest vision and how COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement have inspired his next album. […]

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Disney Security’s Unofficial Challenge Coins Are a Different Sort of Collector’s Item

As the owner of a substantial portion of the world’s most popular pieces of intellectual property, the Walt Disney Company is more than used to seeing its characters and branding pop up in unofficial, unlicensed places. In some instances, like when the family of a recently deceased child attempted to feature…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Miles Morales Reforms Spider-Man’s Relationship With the Police When It Needs to Be Abolished

Insomniac’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales follows the fledgling webhead as he steps out from under Peter Parker’s shadow. He’s defending New York City on his own for the first time just as a bitter ground war breaks out between the nefarious Roxxon Corporation and the tech-powered Underground movement. New as Miles is to…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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