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Weird Wednesday: Happenings

These are the days of our lives.. and the stories of our days. Accept them for what they are. Weird. Wild. Wacky. Disturbing. Annoyances .. You can always be the judge.

Submitted for your approval in whatever format you choose: The news of the moment.




**WARNING** Extremely disturbing video revealed of ISIS creating a river of human blood as they mass kill at least 1500 people..

At approximately 12:23pm Pacific Time on Wednesday, July 30th, a magnitude 3.0 earthquake shook the Los Angeles area, centered west of Manhattan Beach, California, according to the USGS..

Patrick Sawyer's wife: "He Could Have Brought Ebola Here"


Doctors in Britain are beginning to prep for a potential Ebola outbreak on their continent.. It's not highly unlikely that cases around the world, besides in Africa, will pop up..

From the UK MIRROR: Doctors told to prep for global Ebola outbreak after victim was permitted on two planes..

Intrigue over China's aggressive push into space.. Stars wars, the real version, is coming..

Billionaire beams up: Paul Singer says that the solar threat is 'head and shoulders' above all others that the planet Earth is facing..

SUNBURST: Filament Eruption and CME (7/30/2014)..

Former CIA director says North Korea EMP attack on US could happen..

Summer bummer: Warm Water Sparks Flesh-Eating Disease Warning in Florida..

TWO MORE GIANT HOLES FOUND AT 'END OF THE WORLD' IN RUSSIA.. that now makes four, unless my count is off.

Whoa! Stop the presses! Lawsuit claims CSUN Scientist Fired After Soft Tissue Found On Dinosaur Fossil!

Topless woman, no one knows, sought in bizarre Pittsburgh stabbing..

Crocs Inc plans major store closures..

Bad things come in threes:
Frosted: Kellogs to shut down three plants..
Tyson to shut down three plants..

Radio Shack: Another business nearing extinction..

REUTERS picks up the woman in black story: Who is she?

Huge waves observed in formerly frozen arctic region..

What's the time: Ultra-precise atomic clock will reveal if physical constants really are constant..

Early nominee for man of the year: Orlando Bloom threw a punch at Justin Bieber!

How did our legends really begin?

Horror movie INNER DEMONS acquired by IFC..



Mystery continues on why the Sunspot solar observatory was shut down

Sunspot apologizes for the continued closure of the facilities,” a statement on the observatory’s Facebook page said on Sunday. “The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) is addressing a security issue at the National Solar Observatory facility at Sacramento Peak, New Mexico and has decided to temporarily vacate the facility as a precautionary measure..

And that is just about all the public knows about why the FBI shut down the observatory within notice warning or after-event statements..
But online, theories rage into the night as to what caused the FBI to sweep into the town, close down the space observatory along with the town post office, and ever let anyone back in.. The entire observatory is reportedly empty at this time—employees obviously gone but some Twitter reports state that the actual equipment and other items have been taken away as well.
Major media is rightly paying close attention to the hurricane along the East Coast,  but lost in the Atlantic sh…

Intrigue in China: Where is Fan Bingbing

From CNN:

Fan Bingbing, one of China's highest-paid and most bankable stars, has appeared in both Chinese and Western films, including the multimillion-dollar X-Men franchise. Across the country, her face once adorned thousands of advertisements, her star power used to sell a galaxy of luxury brands, from Cartier to Louis Vuitton. She was a regular sight at major award shows and fashion ceremonies. In 2015, Time Magazine named her China's "most famous actress."  But the film star hasn't been seen in public since early June, when, according to a post on her verified social-media account, she went to visit a children's hospital in Tibet. In an article by state media Securities Daily on September 6, which was later deleted, the publication said Fan had been brought "under control and about to receive legal judgment." No official statement has been made as to Fan's whereabouts, or any potential criminal charges against the actress.  However, in a country …

Mulder and Scully still have the sunspot case

The internet firestorm over the sudden closure of the Sunspot Solar Observatory went worldwide within the last 10 days..

As of yesterday, there was finally an official statement of some form as to why. But the statement is not going to end the rampant speculation -- these types of events get their fodder from "official statements" that fail to answer directly reasons why events occurred.The group that manages the Facebook page for the New Mexico facility say they are cooperating with on an ongoing criminal investigation..The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy said "we became concerned that a suspect in the investigational potentially posed a threat to the safety of local staff and residents. For this reason, AURA temporarily vacated the facility and ceased science activities at this location."AURA said it was their decision to vacate...
The sheriff in town offers a different opinion, of course.. initially when the facility closed Benny House told …