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  • Firefighters burn down careers with sweet, sweet pornography

    Firefighters sleep together in the same room, eat and risk their lives together. Getting your ya-yas out for all the world to see together? Well, that’s not a part of the job. According to the Akron Beacon Journal, a pair of firefighters from Akron, Ohio may have burnt down their careers by making a pornographic video on city property. Lt. Art Dean and Provisional Lt. Deann Eller were hired by the Akron Fire Department on the same day in the fall of 2000. For 18 years, they served their...

    Boing Boing
  • HBO Must ‘Change Direction’ So It Can Get More of That Sweet, Sweet Viewer Engagement

    While viewers might associate HBO’s brand more with critical acclaim than sheer number of eyeballs on the screen, WarnerMedia CEO John Stankey kept it 100% with the 150 employees who attended a recent town hall meeting to discuss the future of the network. As reported by the New York Times, ... More

    Vulture
  • Fashion and Fruit: A Pairing I'm Sweet On

    What's the deal with fruits in all these fashion instagrams? Let's talk about it.

    Who What Wear
  • Water may be key to understanding sweetness

    A cranberry, honey or a candy bar—which tastes the sweetest? These foods contain sugars that humans can perceive differently. A cranberry seems tart, whereas a candy bar can be excessively sweet, and honey is somewhere in the middle. Now, in a study in ACS' The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, researchers have shown that the perception of sweetness depends on molecular interactions between specific sugars and water in the saliva.

    phys.org
  • Sweet! National Ice Cream Day deals

    How sweet is this? It’s National Ice Cream Day and some places are really sweetening the day with deals. Here’s the scoop: DAIRY QUEEN: Free small Blizzard® treat when you download the app and register for an account. **More info, here** #NationalIceCreamDay is Sunday. Dairy Queen serves sundaes. No further comment — Dairy Queen (@DairyQueen) July 14, 2018 I am a free small DQ BLIZZARD treat and when you download and register the new DQ® App, I will be yours. Download now! […]

    fox8.com
  • Short is sweet: The effectiveness of 6-second ads

    The advertising industry is beginning to take a closer look at short-form content – from social platforms serving up 6-second ads to brands telling their stories within this creatively challenging time frame. As attention spans adapt to various platforms it’s time to see what impact short-form creative has on how people consume media and where the opportunities lie for the creators. Sponsored by Realeyesit. The post Short is sweet: The effectiveness of 6-second ads appeared first on Digiday.

    Digiday
  • Satisfy your sweet tooth: 13 of our favorite brownie recipes

    If you consider yourself a brownie fan, you can never have too many great recipes. Whether you prefer your brownies made with milk or dark chocolate (or both), cake-like or fudgy or perhaps inspired by other desserts (German chocolate cake, anyone?), we have more than a dozen of our favorite recipes,...

    www.latimes.com
  • Prince Louis Shows Sweet Smile During Royal Christening

    Prince Louis couldn’t stop smiling during his royal christening last Monday, July 9. The two-month-old royal looked adorable and happy in mother Kate Middleton‘s arms, as he was surrounded by his siblings and close family. Click through RadarOnline.com’s gallery to see the sweet photos.

    RadarOnline
  • 7 Sweet (And Hilarious) Family Moments From Ken Jeong

    Including the "inside jokes" he put in "The Hangover" during his wife's cancer battle.

    HuffPost
  • Sweet grandpa mistakenly records himself instead of marriage proposal

    It's the cutest engagement you may never see. John Hart, 71, a grandfather of seven, went viral after unknowingly filming himself in selfie mode in an attempt to capture a stranger's marriage proposal late last month. "It was quite a mistake but I guess it put a smile on a lot of people's faces,” Hart told "Good Morning America” Wednesday. "So that’s a good thing.” Hart lives in California but was visiting the Sandia Peak Tramway in Albuquerque, New Mexico, when he and his family met a man who...

    WPLG
  • Sweet deal: Get a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven

    What a perfect treat on a summer day. If you like free bies, (and who doesn’t?), this is your lucky day. 7-Eleven, America’s largest convenience store, is celebrating turning 91 with a free treat. Shout out to everyone who is ready for #7ElevenDay except for the people that picked up a Froster today. #stayloyal — 7-Eleven (@7eleven) July 10, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js In honor of “7-Eleven Day,” the convenience store is offering free Slurpees. Anyone who stops in to a 7-Eleven...

    fox8.com
  • Sweet deal: Get a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven

    What a perfect treat on a summer day. If you like free bies, (and who doesn’t?), this is your lucky day. 7-Eleven, America’s largest convenience store, is celebrating turning 91 with a free treat. Shout out to everyone who is ready for #7ElevenDay except for the people that picked up a Froster today. #stayloyal — 7-Eleven (@7eleven) July 10, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js In honor of “7-Eleven Day,” the convenience store is offering free Slurpees. Anyone who stops in to a 7-Eleven...

    fox8.com
  • Steven Universe Aired a Sweet Same-Sex Marriage Proposal

    Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe is many things: a mature, refreshingly funny children’s program, a beautifully weird animated sci-fi series led by a woman, and the source of my favorite birthday song. It’s also known for its exceptional LGBTQ representation, depicting several queer love stories and a gender-fluid character who, by the way, isn’t just a character, but an *~*experience*~*.

    The Muse
  • Naked runner snared by packet of sweets and till receipt

    Police had been determined to catch a man who disturbed dozens of female runners by the Wear near Durham.

    Mail Online
  • Lady Kitty Spencer shares a sweet childhood photo

    In the sweet throwback image, 27-year-old Kitty is wearing a Beauty and the Beast inspired ballgown and cuddling up to her mother, former model Victoria Aitken.

    Mail Online
  • This Waterfield Designs Nintendo Switch case is pretty sweet

    I spent a lot of time away from home over the past few weeks, visiting With friends in Edmonton in between business trips to New York City and Boston. As a freshly-minted Nintendo Switch owner, I wanted to take my console with me to spruce up my downtime while I was on the road. As I can be kind of hard on my gear, one of the first things I do, especially if it’s a piece of kit that I plan on traveling with, is invest in a good case to protect it. As I’d had success with their bags and cases in...

    Boing Boing
  • Renae Ayris pays sweet tribute to fiancé for his 28th birthday

    She's the former Miss Universe Australia who is engaged to hunky personal trainer Andrew Papadopoulos.

    Mail Online
  • Cop responds to kid’s dance-off challenge with sweet moves

    A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy relieved a bit of tension surrounding an accidental 911 call by responding to a child's dance-off challenge with some joyful gyrations. … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • Brooklyn Beckham goes shirtless as he shares a sweet family photo

    The 19-year old was joined by brothers Romeo, 15, Cruz, 13, and seven-year old sister Harper as they posed in front of a sweeping ocean vista.

    Mail Online
  • Man asked to adopt partner's daughter during sweet wedding proposal

    Peter Davies was in for a big surprise when his partner Laura Curtis asked for his hand in marriage

    www.independent.co.uk
  • Re'flekt AR Finds Sweet Spot, Scores BASF Investment

    Re’flekt a Munich-based AR and MR enterprise applications developer focusing on training and maintenance of factories, aircraft, and complex machines, announced a $4.4 M investment from BASF Venture Capital.

    Forbes
  • Tristan Thompson Dances with True in Sweet Daddy-Daughter Video!

    We know that Khloe's been claiming that Tristan Thompson is a great dad, and now she's doing her best to convince the world that the notorious cheater is actually a family man. It was Khloe who posted a short, sweet video of Tristan dancing wth baby True. And we have to admit that the father-daughter dance video is heart-meltingly adorable. In the video, Tristan almost appears to be dancing by himself at first. (But it's clear that he's focused on something, which quickly becomes...

    feeds.thehollywoodgossip.com
  • Puff pastry can be used in countless sweet and savory ways

    With its crispy, flaky layers and endless versatility, puff pastry is a treasure to have in the freezer. Originating in France, puff pastry dough is often referred to as Pâte Feuilletée or leafed pastry because it has many leaves or layers.

    miamiherald
  • Check Out the Sweet New, Colorful UX for Google Assistant Voices

    When Google first rolled out the 6 new voices to Google Assistant after Google I/O, the UX that came with it wasn’t exactly the prettiest. Because we love pretty colors and animations, Google says that it’s updating that voice picker and sent us a preview of what it’ll look like. This new UX will arrive … Continued

    Droid Life