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PSA: You Must Secure Your Bounce House 

Bounce houses—what a gift. They’re the true stars of kids’ birthday parties (sorry, birthday children), inflated wonders that bring joy, laughter and eventual naps. They’re also slightly terrifying, as demonstrated by this jumper in California that was blown onto the highway this week by strong winds. The 9-year-old…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Peugeot Citroën Is Coming Back To The U.S., So What Do They Make That We Actually Want?

PSA Group, the parent company of Citroën, DS Automobiles, Peugeot, Opel, and Vauxhall, wants to come back to the U.S. market with low-volume production models, likely on a similar method as Alfa Romeo’s return to the U.S. They are, however, also considering a ride-sharing model as well. In either case, PSA Group have…Read more… Continue […]

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PSA: Sign Up for Health Insurance Now

The open enrollment period on healthcare.gov ends December 15, and the current administration is hoping you forget all about it. And yes, the Affordable Care Act is still fully in effect, so take advantage while it lasts. Here’s what you need to know if you’ve been stalling:Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Mini Considers Going All-Electric In The U.S. Because You’re Not Buying Enough Of Them

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Smoking Weed While Your Tesla Drives On Autopilot Isn’t Advisable Just Yet

Here’s a video of comedian Lil Duval reclining and smoking what appears to be a decent-sized joint, while his Tesla drives on the highway in the vehicle’s Autopilot mode. It’s unequivocally chill! A wonderful glimpse into the future! But, at the risk of being a total fun-killer, this makes for a good moment to remind…Read […]

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A “Boil Water Advisory” Means Boil It for One Minute

A twitter poll by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals a misconception about boil-water advisories: people think you need to cook that water a loooong time to kill germs. Actually, you just need to boil it for one minute. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Thinking of Blasting Out a Company-Wide Screed? Just Don’t

The “10-page anti-diversity screed” that got a Google employee fired this week is a prime example of many, many societal ills. Besides the larger issues of systematic oppression, workplace harassment, and misogyny and racism that are rampant in the tech industry at large, there’s a simpler lesson to be learned here:…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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