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Chuck Barris: The man with the dangerous mind returns

Chuck Barris, creator of shows like “The Newlywed Game” and popular host of “The Gong Show,” has died . He was 87. As the 2002 biographical film “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” was set to debut, The Times’ Roy Rivenburg sat down with Barris to talk.
After two decades of self-imposed exile in southern…
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Chargers heading to Costa Mesa for training camp

The Chargers will hold training camp this summer near their new Orange County home, the team announced late Tuesday.
Camp will take place at the Jack Hammett Sports Complex, a center that has six fields that normally houses youth soccer and flag football.
The site previously served as the home…
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Thames Water facing record fine for pouring 1,400,000,000 litres of raw sewage into River Thames

Thames Water is facing a record fine (Picture: PA) A water utility is set to receive a multi-million pound fine for polluting the River Thames with 1.4 billion litres of raw sewage.
Thames Water will find out how much it has to pay for allowing huge amounts of untreated effluent to enter the waterway in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire over the course of months in 2013 and 2014.
Wag man returns and he’s coming for your kids
The discharge left people and farm livestock ill and killed… Read the full story
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Mit freenet TV kommt Full HD: Nur noch 7 Tage bis zur Abschaltung von DVB-T

Jetzt neuen Receiver für freenet TV anschaffen* Startangebot für freenet TV mit Samsung-Receiver Mit freenet TV können über DVB-T2 HD die Privatsender empfangen werden RTL, VOX, Sat.1, ProSieben und Co. werden über das Abo freigeschaltet.
mobilcom-debitel bietet ein attraktives Startangebot an: Bucht man freenet TV für mindestens 24 Monate, bekommt man einen guten Samsung-Receiver für nur 49,99 Euro Zuzahlung. Einzeln gekauft gibt es den Empfänger nicht annähernd so günstig im Handel.
Bis 31. Juli fallen keine Gebühren für das Abo an. Erst ab dem fünften Monat kostet es 5,75 Euro pro Monat.
* zur Aktion: freenet TV mit Samsung-Receiver*
Der Samsung-Receiver wird an den HDMI-Anschluss des Fernsehgeräts angeschlossen. Er bietet außerdem einen Scart-Anschluss, unterstützt Dolby Digital Plus Surroundklang und ermöglicht die Medienwiedergabe von USB.
Mit dem Empfänger und dem Abo können 40 öffentlich-rechtliche sowie private Sender in Full-HD-Qualität angeschaut werden von Das Erste u..

Horizon Zero Dawn: So würde es auf dem GameBoy aussehen

Das Open World-Spiel Horizon: Zero Dawn kann nicht nur mit einer spannenden Geschichte, sondern auch mit seiner Optik überzeugen. Doch wie sähe der Titel aus, wenn er am Anfang der 90er Jahre für den GameBoy veröffentlicht worden wäre? Die Seite Fakes Forge hat sich dafür etwas einfallen lassen.
Themen: Horizon: Zero Dawn , Guerrilla Games
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At 50, Dev Bootcamp’s Michael Jay Walker quit his day job to learn coding with kids in their twenties

Companies are increasingly investing in workforce development to retrain their employees, but if you’re in your 50’s, it can be intimidating to learn how to code with a bunch of 20-year-olds.
While most tech coverage is focused on the jobs that are going to be destroyed by automation and artificial intelligence, Michael Jay Walker’s story exemplifies how tech can reinvent… Read More
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Donald Trump Is Dr. Evil On Latest Cover Of New York Daily News

In the past two years, the New York Daily News has portrayed President Donald Trump as nearly every antagonist possible. He has been transformed into the Antichrist , a zombie clown , a pervert , a walking “dead clown ,” a “treasonous” Vladimir Putin sympathizer and a regular old clown .
So it’s only fitting that the tabloid’s Tuesday cover page recast Trump as the bald-headed epitome of evil from the “Austin Powers” film series.
Dr. Evil , that is.
Tomorrow’s front:
-Trump plots to buy votes for health care plan
-2 beeel-yun dollar scheme screws NYC
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) March 22, 2017
The latest cover refers to Trump’s attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act , which was enacted during Barack Obama’s tenure as president.
“President Trump, with his Mini-Mes in Congress, has bald-faced scheme to pass Trumpcare at expense of city taxpayers,” text on the cover reads.
Trump’s plot “to buy votes for tr..

‘Gong Show’ Host Chuck Barris Dead At 87

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Barris died of natural causes at age 87 in Palisades, New York, said, citing his publicist.
Decades before television talent shows such as “American Idol” and “America’s Got Talent” came along, Barris was putting everyday people b.. movies games food justin bieber alex jones