yahoonews:

Under pressure to select an Ebola “czar” to lead the U.S. response against the disease, President Barack Obama conceded Thursday it “may be appropriate” to designate a single individual to head the administration effort. Obama also said he is “not philosophically opposed” to a travel ban from the Ebola-afflicted region of West Africa “if that is the thing that is going to keep the American people safe.” But he said such a measure could be counterproductive.

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explore-blog:

Happy 160th birthday, Oscar Wilde! “A Few Maxims for the Instruction of the Over-Educated,” published in 1894 and no less witty or wise today.

explore-blog:

Happy 160th birthday, Oscar Wilde! “A Few Maxims for the Instruction of the Over-Educated,” published in 1894 and no less witty or wise today.

Things you’re more likely to die from than ebola. 

Things you’re more likely to die from than ebola. 

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Intriguing…British parrot missing for four years returns speaking Spanish.

(Source: hypervocal)

csmonitor:

Siri is more distracting than texting while driving, study finds
annabellemovie:

Before The Conjuring, there was ANNABELLE. Discover the secret of what she wants, in theaters now.
Get tickets now.

annabellemovie:

Before The Conjuring, there was ANNABELLE. Discover the secret of what she wants, in theaters now.

Get tickets now.

njwight:

Happy #WorldVegetarianDay! Join this 60 year old mountain tortoise and much on greens today–it’s good for you, it’s good for the planet!
http://www.worldvegetarianday.org

This tastes … green.

njwight:

Happy #WorldVegetarianDay! Join this 60 year old mountain tortoise and much on greens today–it’s good for you, it’s good for the planet!

http://www.worldvegetarianday.org

This tastes … green.

Too adorable. 

(Source: hypervocal)