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PETA wages war on Pokemon for virtual animal cruelty

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Although Pokemon and Pikachu are fictional animated species and not real creatures, the animal rights group says their struggle in Pokemon Black and White 2 condones animal abuse. [Read more]...
PETA wages war on Pokemon for virtual animal cruelty

Netflix Paid for an Ostrich to Walk the Red Carpet at the Arrested Development Premiere

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Ostrich? (Photo: Getty Images/Michael Buckner) Last night’s premiere for the new season of Arrested Development, helmed by Netflix, brought out your usual gambit of stars. A scruffy Jason Bateman appeared, Portia de Rossi brought along her real-life YouTube video/wife Ellen Degeneres, and Jessica Walter still looks flawless since we last saw her. But...
Netflix Paid for an Ostrich to Walk the Red Carpet at the Arrested Development Premiere

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

PETA Goes After Assassin's Creed For Its Depiction Of Whaling; Ubisoft Responds With A Heaping Dose Of Sarcasm

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I'm not sure why it is that PETA feels it needs to pick fights with video games, but it continues to do so even after its last couple of efforts (vs. Pokemon [catch ALL the fake animals!] and Cooking Mama [dead animals for dinner!]) have backfired spectacularly. Its latest target...
PETA Goes After Assassin's Creed For Its Depiction Of Whaling; Ubisoft Responds With A Heaping Dose Of Sarcasm

YouTube Blocks Israeli Hamas Assassination Video

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Israel has gone to war with Hamas in Gaza, and it is using the Internet as weapon, employing services like Twitter, Facebook and Flickr on its behalf. The idea is familiar to anyone who has a message to push in 2012: Instead of relying on middlemen like the press to convey...
YouTube Blocks Israeli Hamas Assassination Video

Samsung Can Make Almost Any Ad -- Even One About A Washing Machine -- Go Viral

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Samsung's cracked the code to get its ads straight to the top of viral charts -- and not just for its Galaxy commercials. The brand's Super Bowl spot, featuring Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd, continues to be number one on the viral ad charts. But a different ad for a...
Samsung Can Make Almost Any Ad -- Even One About A Washing Machine -- Go Viral
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