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Ebolamania 2.0

Ebolamania

Tourist Unattractions

After Army Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha led a successful coup in Thailand, the unrest, a curfew and martial law caused tourism to slump. It was rebounding four months later, when British tourists Hannah Witheridge, 23, and David Miller, 24, were murdered on a resort island beach. Prayuth, now Thailand's prime minister...

What, Too Soon?

The National Football League's Jacksonville Jaguars apologized after team mascot Jaxson de Ville mocked the Pittsburgh Steelers during their game by holding a Steelers signature yellow "Terrible Towels" next to a sign that read "TOWELS CARRY EBOLA."

Future Friend

A robot designed to read and respond to human emotions will be sold at Sprint Corp. stores in the United States by next summer.

Y'all Talk

We've offered accent reduction training to foreign nationals for years, but this one obviously surprised some folks.

Vegetarians Rejoice

Tick bites are causing victims to become allergic to beef, as well as pork, venison, rabbit and some dairy products.

Indoctrination Nation

Chinese students applying to U.S. universities will be expected to learn the values of "freedom, justice and human dignity" while studying for their SAT entrance exam.

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