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  • Microsoft Word Zero-Day Used In Targeted Attacks
    By on March 25, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    wiredmikey (1824622) writes “Microsoft warned on Monday of a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2014-1761) in Microsoft Word 2010 that is being actively exploited in targeted attacks. If successfully exploited, an attacker could gain the same user rights as the current user, Microsoft said, noting that users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than accounts with administrative privileges. (more…)



  • NBA Word Association with Charles Barkley
    By on November 4, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    They fed him a topic, and Chuck did what he does best: said the first thing that popped into his head.

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  • Dr. Laura’s Shocking, N-Word Filled Racist Rant (Audio)
    By on September 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Yesterday, Dr. Laura Schlessenger shocked her radio show audience when she argued with a black woman about racism and—among other things—said the word “nigger” six times. Today, Schlessenger apologized for her incredibly offensive rant. Audio and transcripts, inside.

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  • Dr. Laura’s Shocking, N-Word Filled Racist Rant (Audio)
    By on September 4, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Yesterday, Dr. Laura Schlessenger shocked her radio show audience when she argued with a black woman about racism and—among other things—said the word “nigger” six times. Today, Schlessenger apologized for her incredibly offensive rant. Audio and transcripts, inside.

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  • Wikipedia Is Not Amused By Entry For xkcd-Coined Word
    By on May 13, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    ObsessiveMathsFreak writes “Today’s xkcd comic introduced an unusual word — malamanteau — by giving its supposed definition on Wikipedia. The only trouble is that the word (as well as its supposed wiki page) did not in fact exist. Naturally, much ado ensued at the supposed wiki page, which was swiftly created in response to the comic. BBC America has more on how the comic and the confusion it caused have put the Net in a tizzy. It turns (more…)