The problem may not be unique to Apple, Business Insider notes; users of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 complained about a gap between that…
Scientists Close In on Lab-Grown Human Penis
They’ve had success with rabbits, are approaching first clinical trials
If you think a bio-penis is only for guys who’ve run into angry, knife-wielding partners, think again. Genetic defects, penile cancer surgery, trauma, and even erectile dysfunction are all reasons a sizable number of men might opt for a bioengineered penis. A team of researchers has done it successfully with lab rabbits, reports Wake Forest School of Medicine, and they’ve spent the past six years scaling up so that a human patient might soon have a penis made from his own cells biopsied from salvageable tissue and then grown in culture and ultimately transplanted, reports the Guardian. If it sounds easy, well, it’s not: The penis is a pretty intricate organ.
“Have you tried the new watermelon flavored toothpaste?” reads the speech bubble in today’s Boston Herald cartoon depicting last week’s White House intruder and a perturbed President Obama. The internet, however, is not laughing, with the toon drawing allegations of racism since its publication.
The Herald‘s racial stereotype gaffe comes to us from cartoonist Jerry Holbert, who appears to be poking fun at Army veteran Omar Gonzalez’s intrusion into the White House, which got him all the way to the East Room before an off-duty security guard caught him in the act. Admittedly a funny situation, but some—including Philly.com cartoonist Rob Tornoe—found the choice of words a little off-putting and a lot racist:
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Secret Service Let Obama on Elevator With Armed Felon
The guy wouldn’t stop filming the president with his phone
Walmart Blames Tracy Morgan For Almost Dying
Walmart keeps it classy. The company who refuses to pay it’s employee living wages strikes again denying liability to Tracy Morgan and other passengers struck by a Walmart Delivery Truck in June earlier this year.
Walmart says Tracy Morgan wasn’t wearing his seatbelt during a New Jersey wreck that took the life of his good friend and mentor, 62-year-old comedian James McNair. The same accident, which took place in June, left the former “30 Rock” star with serious injuries.
“One of the things we wanted to make sure of was that she was provided for in a manner that accommodated her unique situation in life and that the officer was not going to be an officer anymore, and we secured those things,” Pinnock’s lawyer says. The July 1 video of Andrew punching…. Read on…
‘Prayer Baby’ Drowns in Church’s Baptism Tank
His mother prayed for years for a son, but he didn’t reach his 2nd birthday
“I’ve been preaching 30 years, this is the first time in my ministry I’ve been speechless,” the pastor of the Pentecostal House of Prayer tells Al.com. “I …Read on here http://www.newser.com/story/196311/prayer-baby-drowns-in-churchs-baptism-tank.html