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Mets fan proves you should either hold your baby or catch a foul ball — not both

The GIF below, which rose to the front page of Reddit Friday afternoon, truly contains multitudes. It’s got apparent marital discord, rage-bait, an inarguably impressive but morally questionable feat, and so much more. Really, what more can you ask for from a single GIF?  Now behold this Mets fan risk a baby’s life to catch a foul ball.  Here’s a longer look now, via Keith Olbermann. Idiot Mets fan catches foul ball at Dodger Stadium, nearly drops baby, wife ready to kill him. Video from @SNYtv pic.twitter.com/zBh5Dki4yD — Keith Olbermann…

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Justice Department Tries to Take Microsoft Email Warrant Fight to Supreme Court

The US Department of Justice is attempting to take its long-running legal battle with Microsoft over access to emails stored on foreign servers to the Supreme Court. After several delays, the Justice Department tonight filed a petition asking the Supreme Court to take its case. An appeals court previously ruled in… Read more… Gizmodo – Read Full Article

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Virgin Media thinks 800,000 users should change their router passwords

Virgin Media wants you to change your router password.  The company recently published guidance on how to do that for older router models after Which? magazine — a publication “known for testing household products” — found that Virgin Media routers weren’t so hard to hack.  SEE ALSO: Step inside the secretive class that turns people into hackers Which? found that Virgin Media’s Super Hub 2 “can be hacked in a matter of days” if users don’t change the default password the devices come with. Once someone hacks into a router,…

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Why Sean Spicer is actually a genius

When it comes to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, most people would not immediately label him as a “smart guy.” He has drawn criticism for making false and often controversial statements, and his general combativeness with the press. But he is human, is he not? Are you perfect? He deserves a champion. And that champion is me.  I’m going to outline exactly how Sean Spicer is actually a genius, and how everything he’s doing is actually going really well. 1. He handles the questions like a boss. Image: Getty…

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LaVar Ball is already making NBA life hard for Lonzo Ball

Former UCLA star Lonzo Ball was selected by his hometown Los Angeles Lakers with the second overall pick of Thursday’s NBA Draft. Lonzo’s father, LaVar Ball, has been a media figure of Trumpian omnipresence since he started making bombastic comments right around March Madness.  LaVar is ostensibly being such a blowhard to promote his family’s Big Baller Brand, hoping to facilitate sales of sneakers and apparel. But LaVar’s constant thirst for attention has made some wonder if it will make NBA life harder for Lonzo as he enters the world’s…

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Tone-deaf cop addresses real-life shooting while playing video games

This week, a Seattle police officer chose to talk about the death of a pregnant woman at the hands of his fellow officers … while livestreaming a video game. On June 18th, officers came to Charleena Lyles‘ home to investigate a burglary she reported. Lyles, a pregnant mother of four, was then killed in a scuffle with the officers. Some of the details of the case are unclear, but it’s known for sure three of her children were home at the time. It’s a deeply upsetting case that has raised troubling…

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There’s rosé deodorant now, because we’ve reached peak millennial

If you’ve ever wanted to get that “just drank too many glasses of rosé with my avocado toast at brunch” scent without spending all your money on overpriced booze, you’re in luck. SEE ALSO: 5 reasons we are way over rosé Native Cosmetics, an indie cosmetics brand that prides itself on being a “deodorant company that isn’t a chemistry experiment,” recently launched a limited-edition box set of three “brunch scented” deodorants, featuring sangria, mimosa, and, yes, rosé. The brunch box deodorant set Image: native cosmetics The best part? It’s alcohol-…

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