Nipsey Hussle Dead at 33 After Being Shot Multiple Times Outside His L.A. Clothing Store

Nipsey Hussle died Sunday (Mar. 31) after he was shot multiple times in front of his clothing store in Los Angeles. He was 33 years old.Nipsey Hussle Reportedly Shot 6 Times In Front Of His Store .. ?? pic.twitter.com/PLizuFGhA2— Hood Starz ?? (@HoodStarzMusic) March 31, 2019 From TMZ:Multiple sources tell us the rapper was gunned down Sunday in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, south of the Crenshaw area.We’re told he was at his clothing company called the Marathon Store. He opened th...
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Nokia 7 Plus stock camera app connecting to Facebook servers

Yesterday while checking my AdGuard logs, I realized that my stock camera app had tried to connect to Facebook servers out of the blue. I haven't used facebook, opened my camera or anything like that. That seemed a bit strange. Today I realized that every single time I take a photo or open up the camera, the camera app tries to connect to Facebook not only once but twice. Facebook wasn't used at all at this time and this happened every single time the camera was opened or a photo was taken. Is...
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Paulo Coelho: 10 Quotes To Remind You To Grow Wilder

By Samantha Wilson Paulo Coelho, the legendary author and writer, has inspired millions of people around the world with his stories of travel, love and spiritual lessons learnt along the way. I read the Alchemist nearly twenty years ago.  The story spoke to my heart and inspired me to believe in the adventurous life! Here are 10 […]
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Mailbox Monday

Welcome back to another Mailbox Monday post! I had another average week of book mail; however, I am super excited about Alafair Burke's new book! THE ROGUE OF FIFTH AVENUE by Joanna Shupe came from Avon Books THE MUTTS SUMMER DIARIES by Patrick McDonnell came from Andrews McMeelUNDER THE TABLE by Stephanie Evanovich came from William MorrowTHE BETTER SISTER by Alafair Burke came from HarperWhat was in your mailbox? [Author: Julie P.]
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Free Book – Trojan Orbit

Trojan Orbit ($3.82 Kindle), by Mack Reynolds and Dean Ing, is free direct from publisher Wildside Press’ Black Cat Mystery imprint. Book Description Island One, the U.S.’s first space colony and symbol of an American Renaissance, is in trouble. Low morale, shoddy workmanship, unexplained malfunctions, and avoidable accidents have become a way of life, and nobody seems to know why. Is in the Russians? Home-grown anti-technologists? Arabs afraid of cheap solar power from Space — or something eve...
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Free Book – Turn the Tide

Turn the Tide, an anthology featuring novellas by Katie Ruggle, Adriana Anders, Juno Rushdan and Connie Mann, is free in the Kindle store, courtesy of publisher Sourcebooks Casablanca. Book Description Whether you’re diving into treacherous waters, racing the clock against global annihilation, or delving deep into an untamed wilderness, these thrilling tales of love and suspense will leave you breathless. Any Means Necessary by Katie Ruggle Katie Ruggle brings trademark wit and warmth to her in...
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The sauce at the bottom of a finished fajita mix bowl is something to be truly savoured. Usually barely a quarter-of-a-cup at most this precious gravy provides an explosion of warmth and spice to the tongue and is at least in my mind the best part of the meal.Those few precious sips have inspired me to produce a recipe of Fajita soup that replicates this complicated chorus of flavours.This version of Fajita soup is a true soup with a strong mix of the herbs and spices to help reproduce the Fajit...
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The Highwaymen

If you have Netflix, there is a new movie that you might enjoy. It called The Highwaymen and it's about Bonnie and Clyde, but it's made from the perspective of the agents that are trying to track them down and pitbyhem out of budinesd. It stars Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson md Kathy Bates. Have a look, I thought it was good.. :)
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March Amazon First Reads

Amazon’s Kindle First program is now called Amazon First Reads. In addition to letting members pick one of the selected books for free (to keep), Prime members can now purchase the hardcover edition of these books for $9.99 or less and there are free Short Stories and Kindle Singles, as well, for those with Kindle Unlimited. The new picks for this month’s have been available long enough that we can now look at the reviews before making a selection. If you are an Member, you can pick any on...
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Reflections on Rereading “Slaughterhouse-Five”

Kurt Vonnegut’s novel Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade: A Duty Dance with Death was published 50 years ago today, as I was informed by several articles, including this one and this one in the New York Times. Fortunately, I rarely dispose of books that I’ve bought, so I was able to pluck the $1.95 paperback off my shelf and read it again, probably for the first time since my college years in the early 1970s. (Check your own bookshelves; you might find a copy as well.) ... more...
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Last Day for … (Free Books and Music)

Today’s the last day for a number of free book and music deals: The Naxos free album this month is one of three in a St Patrick’s Day theme: Harty Hamilton’s “An Irish Symphony”, John Field’s “Piano Music, Vol. 1” or Victor Herbert’s “Beloved Songs”. As always, check your email for the links via their newsletter, as well as free World Music downloads and the Bonus Download from Tactus this month. If you have audiobooks in your library at Tantor Media, you have until midnight tonight to get them ...
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LG-EX Legends Big Powered Exclusive Set Out Of Box Photos

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That’s a Week Excuse

It snowed again last night, which is not at all unusual for March/April, and is still inexplicably heartbreaking. I got up, took one look at it, thought about what this all means to spring and hope and then I thought “What do I care. I am going to Texas.”  In three days I will get on a plane and I will go somewhere that the sun is shining and it is warm and flowers are blooming (maybe even the bluebonnets which is very exciting) and I will walk outside and not once while I am there, will I think...
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When is a failed business model worth revisiting?

One answer is when you apply it in a completely different business segment. Thanks to my new favorite business podcast, Snacks Daily, I learned that the MoviePass all-you-can-watch model, which is circling the drain, is being embraced by the NY Mets in a new subscription campaign offering standing-room-only (SRO) access to almost every home game. That's brilliant. Why? For most MLB teams, revenue is not just about filling seats but also selling high-margin concessions. MoviePass is failing parti...
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5 Rare and Unusual Firearms Seen in April 2019 MORPHY Firearms Auction Catalog

The catalog of Morphy Extraordinary, Sporting, & Collector Firearms April auction is now available online. Just like in the case of many previous auction-related TFB articles, we browsed the catalog to see what interesting, rare and unusual firearms are consigned. The Morphy catalog is full of such firearms. If I was to choose every rare […] Read More … The post 5 Rare and Unusual Firearms Seen in April 2019 MORPHY Firearms Auction Catalog appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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still fussing with bad formatting

I think my current and hopefully remaining problem is caused by a bug in how the kindle displays an azw3. The epub has blank lines between lines of text in a paragraph, i.e., two line feeds/newlines between lines between the opening and closing p tags. When I look at the azw3 on the kindle that calibre produced it starts a new line where the blank lines are (and doesn't display a blank line). Calibre left the blank lines when it converted to azw3. If I change calibre's conversion settings to ...
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8'' ereader with good file organization

I’m looking to replace my old Pocketbook Pro 912 because it’s really heavy. Over 500g! I lug it around everywhere, which causes strain on my shoulder. That’s started being a problem now that my new job also causes strain. That’s why I’m looking at lighter alternatives. As far as size goes, I’m used to a big 9,7 inch screen, so 7 inch screens feel tiny to me. However, I think I could tolerate downsizing to 8 inches, so that’s where I’ve focused my research this far both for weight and price reaso...
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Samsung shipping a new 8 inch Tab A with S Pen

Samsung is releasing a new Galaxy Tab A 8 inch tablet, the SM-P205. Reportedly will have 1920x1200 resolution (est 283 PPI), 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, and an SD card. Also will reportedly use the previous gen S Pen, which does not required charging. My guess is this is to stay competitive with the Ipad Mini. It'll almost certainly come in at a lower price point. References: https://www.androidpolice.com/2019/0...s-pen-support/ https://www.sammobile.com/2019/03/28...-a-with-s-pen/ Note: * This h...
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Glo HD Broken beyond repair?

Hi everyone! I came across this forum as I seem to have (extra-ly) broken my already broken Kobo Glo, and you guys seem to be quite knowledgable. So I figured, if there is any way to fix it, you would know! While I was trying to replace the broken screen, I seem to have broken something off of the back of the motherboard (?), see the picture attached (yeah, I'm an idiot, I know :p). Is there anyway to fix this, or is the e-reader lost forever? :tongue3: Thanks in advance! Stephanie ...
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Trump VS Bernie! ~ VIDEO

Political Humor USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Trump VS Bernie! In this era of Ocasio-Cortez politics, Bernie Sanders is the old white male to beat. “We believe in the American Dream, not the socialist nightmare.” ~ Donald Trump Did you enjoy this funny video? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org...
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Daily Gun Deals: MAGPUL AR-15 PMAG D60 $94.99 shipped w/code & FREE S&H

MAGPUL AR-15 PMAG D60 Shipped Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The crazy sales team at Brownells.com has a deal going on the MAGPUL AR-15 PMAG D60 5.56×45 magazine that nets down to $94.99 (normally $125.00 ) with free shipping if you use the code “VDA” at check out. This product is very well reviewed and really stands up to hard use but don't take our word check the video below.  There is a bill pending on congress to ban this exact item. Get your's before they are outlawed. MAGPUL AR-15 PMAG D6...
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Swat Team Takes Children from Home Because of “Potential Liability” ~ VIDEO

Opinion Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- -On 26 February, 2019, the Chandler Police SWAT team raided a home where the children were sick. The parents had not committed any crime, nor was any child in any substantial danger. The raid itself created far more danger than the danger it was supposed to mitigate. It was a perfect storm of the conflict of rights and the Nanny State, parental responsibility and bureaucratic fear of liability. In short, it resulted from the basic conflict in our society betwe...
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California Ban on Normal Gun Magazines Struck Down, Sales of Mags Resume

Opinion California Ban on Normal Gun Magazines Struck Down SACRAMENTO, Calif. –-(Ammoland.com)-The California ban on standard capacity magazines has been knocked down by a federal judge. San Diego-based U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez declared that laws limiting magazine size violate the Second Amendment. Previously California residents were banned from buying magazines holding more than ten rounds since 2000. The California law initially grandfathered the magazines that were in the state ...
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Help please - I cannot import any books (pdf, epub or other)

Hello everyone. I love Caliber! I can’t live without Caliber. After updating to newest Caliber, I cannot import any books (pdf, epub or other). I miss Calibre! Please assist if you can. Downloaded and tried both versions of Calibre – 64bit and 32bit. Please see message below: I have Windows10 with i7. I have never experienced problems with Calibre. Why now? Thank you for your kind assistance! calibre, version 3.40.1 ERROR: Errors while adding: Failed to add any books, click "Show details" fo...
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New Leaf Nominations for May 2019 • You're Never Too Young: Children

It's time for us select the book that the New Leaf Book Club will read in May 2019. The theme is You're Never Too Young: Children . Everyone is welcome to join the nomination process even if they'd rather lurk during the voting and discussion; if that is still a little too much commitment, please feel free to suggest titles without making a formal nomination. Also, don't sweat the links. It's helpful to check availability and prices before nominating in order to eliminate anything that's...
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Username change

I saw another member post a username change request in this subforum. So I figured I'd post my request here too. Can my username be changed to Heim? Thanks in advance.
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FREE March 31st-April 2nd

The book "Dog Years Within the Curse of 7: Seven Plays" will be free at Amazon March 31st-April 2nd https://www.amazon.com/Years-Within-...sr=1-6-catco
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Daily Gun Deals: Taurus G2C 9mm 3.2” Pistol, Black & OD Green $174.99 MIR FREE S&H

Taurus G2C 9mm 3.2” Pistol, Black & OD Green Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a sale on the Taurus G2C 9mm 3.2” Pistol in the Matt Black & OD Green colorway for $174.99 after a mail-in-rebate and FREE Shipping. A cheap price on a great gun, what more need we say? To get this deal working you need to purchase the Taurus G2C 9mm 3.2” Pistol online at Palmetto and pay $199.99 at check out then go to the rebate link below and apply for the additional $25.00 prepaid credit ca...
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Brownells BRN-601 Rifle & LMT “Grenade” Launcher Giveaway ~ LAST DAY TO ENTER!

PSSST, don't tell ATF but we are giving away a “grenade” launcher to a complete stranger. Who loves you? AmmoLand News that's who!! Brownells BRN-601 Rifle & LMT M203 “Grenade” Launcher Giveaway Manasquan, NJ -(Ammoland.com)- New and existing subscribers to the AmmoLand Shooting Sports daily digest emails will ALL be eligible to win a crazy Brownells BRN-601 Retro Rifle and 37mm “grenade” Launcher package from Brownells.com. LMT and AmmoLand News worth $3300.00. The Brownells' BRN-601 AR-15...
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