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mynickname86's nieces really wanted to make a news report so he set up a green screen and this is the result.

Sorry, Canada.

Green News of the Day: Solar Could Be More Viable Than Coal by 2018

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Green News of the Day: Solar Could Be More Viable Than Coal by 2018
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As early as 2018, solar could be economically viable to power big cities. By 2040 over half of all electricity may be generated in the same place it's used. Centralised, coal-fired power is over

Last week, for the first time in memory, the wholesale price of electricity in Queensland fell into negative territory – in the middle of the day.

For several days the price, normally around $40-$50 a megawatt hour, hovered in and around zero. Prices were deflated throughout the week, largely because of the influence of one of the newest, biggest power stations in the state – rooftop solar...

Political Mud-Slinging is the Norm These Days, but This Challenger is Claiming That the Incumbent is a Political Body Double

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Political Mud-Slinging is the Norm These Days, but This Challenger is Claiming That the Incumbent is a Political Body Double
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Timothy Murray of Oklahoma is claiming that Representative Frank Lucas was in fact hanged in the Ukraine in 2011, and thus the winning votes went to a "double" and should be dismissed. This is reportedly Murray's second attempt at running for office, though this time he did so as a registered Republican. Apparently his scheme was to dismiss Lucas's votes and gain them himself by being aligned with the same party. Politics: Crazy at any speed. Politics: Not even once. Check out the full story here:

The EPA Hits New Lows as Reports Surface of Employees Literally Leaving a Dump in the Hallway

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The EPA Hits New Lows as Reports Surface of Employees Literally Leaving a Dump in the Hallway
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In an e-mail obtained by Government Executive, employees at the EPA were told to shape up after reported incident of feces being placed outside an office bathroom. Administrator Howard Cantor said "Management is taking this situation very seriously and will take whatever actions are necessary to identify and prosecute these individuals." Poop shenanigan-doers, beware!

This comes after numerous other EPA misconduct incidents, including one employee pretending to be a CIA agent to get unlimited vacation time and another fessing up to spending as many as 6 hours a day watching naughty internet bits. Hats off to the Environmental Protection Agency though, it takes guts to be this blatantly incompetent and wasteful.

Here's Huffington Post's piece on the poopy situation with some more detail: