9 Things We Bought With Bitcoin

  • In this case, we literally have no other option than to pay with Bitcoin.
  • The China-based travel agency Young Pioneer Tours has 9 years of experience of organizing tours to North Korea, and can help you with flights, hotels, visa and a tour guide.
  • We constantly want to talk about it, tell others about our trip to North Korea, and how we were able to tweet pictures the entire trip from one of the most heavily locked down countries on earth.
  • So now we have shoes from Iran, been to North Korea and have these stylish new socks.
  • For more privacy, it makes perfect sense to not use your credit card (which is connected to your real name), but instead the pseudonymous currency Bitcoin.

You’ve got to admit that everyone likes to go shopping once in a while, whether it’s to buy that designer shirt you’ve been eyeing or those nif…
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Anthony Bourdain: Human race is ‘essentially good’

  • I have since come to believe — after many meals with many different people in many, many different places — that though there is no shortage of people who would do us harm, we are essentially good.
  • That the world is, in fact, filled with mostly good and decent people who are simply doing the best they can.
  • Sitting at the table has allowed me a privileged perspective and access that others, looking principally for “the story,” do not, I believe, always get.
  • People feel free, with a goofy American guy who has expressed interest only in their food and what they do for fun, to tell stories about themselves — to let their guard down, to be and to reveal, on occasion, their truest selves.
  • I hope to show you what people are like at the table, at home, in their businesses, at play.

Before I set out to travel this world, 12 years ago, I used to believe that the human race as a whole was basically a few steps above wolves.
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Anthony Bourdain: Human race is ‘essentially good’

  • I have since come to believe — after many meals with many different people in many, many different places — that though there is no shortage of people who would do us harm, we are essentially good.
  • That the world is, in fact, filled with mostly good and decent people who are simply doing the best they can.
  • Sitting at the table has allowed me a privileged perspective and access that others, looking principally for “the story,” do not, I believe, always get.
  • People feel free, with a goofy American guy who has expressed interest only in their food and what they do for fun, to tell stories about themselves — to let their guard down, to be and to reveal, on occasion, their truest selves.
  • I hope to show you what people are like at the table, at home, in their businesses, at play.

Before I set out to travel this world, 12 years ago, I used to believe that the human race as a whole was basically a few steps above wolves.
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Betty White turns 95: See the beloved star talk ‘Golden Girls’ on TODAY in 1987

Happy 95th birthday to

  • Betty White through the years: A look back at the beloved ‘Golden Girl’
  • Betty White turns 95: See the beloved star talk ‘Golden Girls’ on TODAY in 1987
  • Flashback: Watch Betty White talk ‘The Golden Girls’ in 1987
  • White hits a high note with a canine pal in 1957.
  • In honor of White’s birthday, we’re looking back at a 1987 TODAY interview in which she opened up about the character.

In honor of White’s birthday, we’re looking back at a 1987 TODAY interview in which she opened up about playing Rose Nylund.
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No joke: Spanish prime minister’s party suggests ban on internet memes

  • “If the plan is to clamp down on any publication of images without consent of the individual, the popular activity of using memes to generate political or social criticism would become dangerous.”
  • R ecently, a Madrid regional MP was caught making a meme of on his laptop leader during a debate.
  • S o far the only impact of the reform proposal is to have sparked a fresh wave of memes aimed at Mr Rajoy and the PP government, with dozens of social network users posting new gags accompanied by the hashtag #SinMemesNoHayDemocracia – no democracy without memes.
  • S pain’s ruling Popular Party (PP) has presented a reform proposal to Congress that could result in the banning of memes, social network users’ way of gaining comic revenge on the politicians that rule our lives.
  • T he PDLI’s legal director, Carlos Sánchez Almeida, said that the reform appeared designed to “censor memes”.

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