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What 2,000 Calories Looks Like

nytimes.com — Yogurt with fruit and nuts (210), toast and jam (85), coffee (2), beef stir-fry and farro (400), diet soda (0), pretzels (220), pear (100), chicken and arugula (490), Brussels sprouts and squash (55), water (0), wine (120), cookies (200) Writers, nutritionists, doctors, chefs and Michelle Obama have all been promoting a hot new diet: home-cooked food.
Dec 22, 2014

Shouldn't these things have health warnings? What 2,000 Calories Looks Like nyti.ms/1weyxXF via @UpshotNYT

Dec 22, 2014

RT @jswatz: 2,000 calories—a day's worth--can be had on a single plate, or even a single beverage. Eye opening. nyti.ms/1weyxXF via @UpshotNYT

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Attack Is Suspected as North Korean Internet Collapses

nytimes.com — WASHINGTON - North Korea 's already tenuous links to the Internet went completely dark on Monday after days of instability, in what Internet monitors described as one of the worst North Korean network failures in years.
Dec 22, 2014

Was RT @RestlessRani: There's a DPRK internet? "@nytimesworld: Attack Is Suspected as North Korean Internet Collapses nyti.ms/1x3NS0Z

Dec 22, 2014

We used to send bombs. Now we send nerds. If this is the future of war, we're living in a better place. nytimes.com/2014/12/23/wor…

Dec 22, 2014

RT @nytimes: Attack Is Suspected as North Korean Internet Collapses nyti.ms/1x3TPek

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In 2008 Mumbai Attacks, Piles of Spy Data, but an Uncompleted Puzzle

nytimes.com — In the fall of 2008, a 30-year-old computer expert named Zarrar Shah roamed from outposts in the northern mountains of Pakistan to safe houses near the Arabian Sea, plotting mayhem in Mumbai, India's commercial gem. Mr. Shah, the technology chief of Lashkar-e-Taiba, the Pakistani terror group, and fellow conspirators used Google Earth to show militants the routes to their targets in the city.
Dec 22, 2014

Main takeaway is SIGINT helped reconstruct plotting of Mumbai attack but was little help cluing anyone in beforehand nyti.ms/1wcMNjL

Dec 22, 2014

Despite tons of data, three intelligence agencies didn't communicate properly, failing to prevent 2008 Mumbai attack nyti.ms/1wcMNjL

Dec 22, 2014

Devastating to learn how close US, UK, India intelligence came to preventing 2008 #Mumbai terror attacks nyti.ms/1wcMNjL

Dec 22, 2014

The audio of terrorists directing the Mumbai attackers in 2008 is chilling: nyti.ms/1wcMNjL pic.twitter.com/nwQ0Loashj

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Accusers and the Accused, Crossing Paths at Columbia University

nytimes.com — Knit cap pulled down over his ears, shoulders hunched against the biting wind, Paul Nungesser was almost indistinguishable from the dozen or so other students traversing the steps of Columbia University 's Low Memorial Library one menacing December day.
Dec 22, 2014

RT @rudoren: Very important, brilliantly done @arielkaminer story re the accusers and the accused in campus rape allegations nytimes.com/2014/12/22/nyr…

Dec 22, 2014

RT @annfriedman: Guy accused of raping Columbia mattress-protester isn't really doing himself any favors here bit.ly/13x4hRn pic.twitter.com/Nh1uD2vae8

Dec 22, 2014

Guy accused of raping Columbia mattress-protester isn't really doing himself any favors here bit.ly/13x4hRn pic.twitter.com/Nh1uD2vae8

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Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses

nytimes.com — Since the day President Obama took office, he has failed to bring to justice anyone responsible for the torture of terrorism suspects - an official government program conceived and carried out in the years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Dec 22, 2014

RT @KenRoth: NY Times presses Obama to prosecute those who authorized CIA torture, beginning with Cheney. trib.al/hAJ4QXS pic.twitter.com/WOVUqbRRr6

Dec 22, 2014

RT @brettking: NY Times calls for Cheney and Co to be prosecuted for US torture programs that go against international laws nytimes.com/2014/12/22/opi…

Dec 22, 2014

RT @svaradarajan: Finally, a solid @nytimes editorial on Torture, USA: The U.S. must Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses nyti.ms/1GLLVur #CIAtorture

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