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Why Kevin Smith's Tusk Could Do Wonders for the Horror Genre

wired.com — Today, horror fans in select cities across America can rejoice in watching Tusk , the latest from our favorite dirty-older-brother auteur, Kevin Smith. Yes, the use of "rejoice" in the context of watching a man, played by Justin Long, taken prisoner, cut apart and put back together as a walrus is intentional.

Via Farmworkers, Superbugs Find a Route Away from Drug-Using Farms

wired.com — One of the persistent questions regarding antibiotic use in meat production, and its effect on the health of humans who live far away from production farms, is: How do the resistant bacteria that result get from one place to another? That is: Most people accept by now that using antibiotics in livestock-raising causes drug resistance...
Sep 21, 2014

RT @marynmck: Evidence accumulating: Hog farms that routinely use antibiotics breed superbugs and send them out into the world wired.com/2014/09/pig-mr…

Sep 21, 2014

RT @marynmck: Evidence accumulating: Hog farms that routinely use antibiotics breed superbugs and send them out into the world wired.com/2014/09/pig-mr…

Sep 21, 2014

RT @marynmck: Evidence accumulating: Hog farms that routinely use antibiotics breed superbugs and send them out into the world wired.com/2014/09/pig-mr…

Sep 21, 2014

Evidence accumulating: Hog farms that routinely use antibiotics breed superbugs and send them out into the world wired.com/2014/09/pig-mr…

Sep 21, 2014

RT @marynmck: Drug-resistant superbugs are traveling away from drug-using farms via farmworkers wired.com/2014/09/pig-mr…

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Should You Buy a New iPhone?

wired.com — As you are surely aware, there is a new iPhone. There are two new iPhones, in fact. The early reviews are good, the specs are solid and the long lines are already thinning out to the point where you should be able to walk right in and pick one up.
Sep 21, 2014

Here is a @wired commenter arguing that cellphones are unnecessary. wired.com/2014/09/buy-ne… Pretty sure it's @mattbuchanan in disguise.

Sep 19, 2014

In which @mat suggests people buy a Windows Phone if they like taking naked selfies - wrd.cm/1wOz1t8

Sep 19, 2014

Hahaha: "I know this is a harder sell if you have a 5C—which, let’s be honest, you were dumb to buy.” — @mat wrd.cm/ZuM8Sr

Sep 19, 2014

RT @mat: Maybe you are wondering if you, too, should buy a new iPhone. Here is my TAKE wired.com/2014/09/buy-ne…

Sep 19, 2014

RT @msquinn: Like a boss @mat tells you whether to buy a new iPhone or not in clear, simple language (not as obvious as you think) wired.com/2014/09/buy-ne…

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