BBC Trending Image copyright Anadolu Agency/Getty Live video stream apps, like Facebook Live and Periscope, seemed to be the medium of choice for a new digital generation in Turkey this week, as they spread the news of recent political turbulence to the world. In January 1991, Peter Arnett reported live on CNN from the Al-Rashid hotel as the first air strikes of the Gulf war hit the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. This was the moment of CNN's pioneering 24-hour news channel, changing the information sharing landscape permanently. Twenty years later, at Tahrir Square in Cairo, a new form of information sharing came into fruition. Egypt's citizen journalists flooded social media with still images of the toppling of government, communicating directly to a global audience.
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Why I’m Coming Out Today Over the past 3-years I have become increasingly frustrated… I’ve wanted to step out, to move forward, to throw off any excuses and to rid myself of this dastardly common tendency to hide. For I believe that if you have a gift of any kind, then you must use it; it is not a gift unless it is given away. There is so much pretense everywhere, in politics, in church, in the workplace, in friendships and worst of all in families and this is immensely sickening to my artistic soul. It is time to tell the truth, to peel back the layers of self-protective deceit and to simply acknowledge that things are as we really find them, not as we wish for them to be. And so my truth is this…
The $1 Survival Knife The guys over at M40 Project came up with a super simple, and cheap, way to make a very cool survival knife. First you start out with a Sawzall Blade, this one is a rather wide blade rated for cutting metal. Next, you draw out the basic design on the blade with a sharpie marker…
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How to Make Peanut Butter S'Mores Turnovers Peanut Butter- S’Mores Turnovers I’m not much of a camper. My husband often takes my son on camping trips, and I happily stay behind and thank the gods for our bug-free house, cozy bed and well-stocked kitchen. I always send them off in comfort… marinate a little meat for them to throw on the grill, pack up some convenience foods and bake a few goodies too. When they return from their camping weekends, I hear mostly about the evenings sitting around the campfire. Story telling, snuggling in blankets, singing songs and roasting marshmallows for S’Mores seem to be recurring favorites.