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Never fear walking your dog alone on the woods with the ‘Werewolf Muzzle’

If walking your dog at night makes you nervous, or if your dog is the type that will hump your attacker’s leg rather than protect you, or if you’re one of those weirdos who takes your dog trick-or-treating, you’ll love the werewolf muzzle.

#BlackLivesMatter embraces Seattle activists, deny they demanded an apology to Bernie Sanders

Early this morning, DeadState published a piece that called into question the connection between the #BlackLivesMatter movement and activists Marissa Jenae Johnson and Mara Jacqueline, who stormed the stage at a Seattle Bernie Sanders rally this Saturday.

Viral photo shows Palestinians shielding female Israeli police officer from stone throwers

As Israeli settlers pummeled them with rocks, two Palestinian men came to the aid of a female Israeli police officer and shielded her with their bodies, and the moment was captured in an image that’s going viral.

Mother and daughter get Internet fame after failing to answer ridiculously easy gameshow question

The Internet can be a cruel place, especially if you find yourself on it as an example of how education can fail certain people.

The GOP voted over and over again to use aborted fetal tissue for scientific research

This coming Monday, GOP lawmakers in the Senate are holding a vote to defund Planned Parenthood, all coming on the heels of the activist groups using doctored videos in a viral campaign to frame the non-profit for “profiting” from the harvesting of “baby parts.”

Relax people: Cecil the Lion’s brother Jericho is alive and well

Many other media outlets are all reporting on the death of Jericho, Cecil's the Lion’s brother. But according to Reuters, those reports are not true.

Ebola vaccine trial shows an astounding 100 percent success rate

An experimental vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea who were exposed to Ebola has shown such promising results, that the researchers decided to release the results early.

Legendary wrestler ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper has died

Piper had been diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 2006, but last November he said he was cancer free. A family source tells us he was "cancer free" at the time of his death.

Catholic nun exposes the hypocrisy of ‘pro-life’ Republicans in one simple quote

A well-known advocate for women’s rights and the author of over 50 books, Sister Joan Chittister has made a name for herself challenging the misogynistic forms of legislation that target women’s reproductive rights.

Snake-handling church member refuses treatment for rattlesnake bite (You know how this ends)

While taking part in an age-old religious tradition, a 60-year-old Kentucky church member died after refusing treatment for a rattlesnake bite he received while handling the creature.