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Pizza Hut App Saves Woman’s Life From Boyfriend Holding Her Hostage (VIDEO/IMAGES)

Pizza Hut App Saves Woman’s Life From Boyfriend Holding Her Hostage (VIDEO/IMAGES)

Thank goodness for technology, and this woman’s quick thinking…

by Sarah· · News
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Bystanders Posing For Selfies At Sydney Siege Get Shamed On Twitter (IMAGES)

It’s nice to see that being an idiot isn’t received well these days.

by Vera· · News
Addicting Info’s Weekly News Roundup — Week Of February 3rd-9th

Addicting Info’s Weekly News Roundup — Week Of February 3rd-9th

This week’s ‘Addicting Info’ news in review, divvied up into your favorite categories, including Those Danged Republicans, Guns, Gays, and The Jabbering Classes.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Breaking: Jimmy Lee Dykes Dead, Five-Year-Old Hostage Safe (VIDEO)

Breaking: Jimmy Lee Dykes Dead, Five-Year-Old Hostage Safe (VIDEO)

Alabama schoolbus shooter and Doomsday survivalist Jimmy Dykes is dead after week-long stand-off with law enforcement; the five year old boy he kidnapped and dragged into his bunker is now free and safe.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Gunman shot in San Diego theater; @ CBS News

Movie Theater Shooting Narrowly Averted In San Diego (VIDEO)

The domestic incident played out in public and endangered more than just the two who were initially involved in the dispute.

by Wendi Petit· · News
In an interesting contradiction, Graham claims there's precedent for censoring the mail, but ignores precedents for stronger firearms legislation.

GOP Senator Lindsey Graham Takes Nation Hostage – Raise Social Security Retirement Age Or Else

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham would throw the country into an economic calamity that is expected to make 2008’s Great Recession look like a New Year’s Eve party if Republicans don’t get their way.

by Cicero· · News
^People held hostage to hear this. 
Cartoon by DonkeyHotey/Esquire’s The Politics Blog

People Literally Held Hostage At Romney Rally, Despite Complaints Of Frostbite

Woman shouts ‘I feel like caged animal!’ as she pushes through staffer to exit Romney campaign event.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
John Boehner Threatens To Take America Hostage In Second Debt Showdown

John Boehner Threatens To Take America Hostage In Second Debt Showdown

In the wake of the debt deal in August 2011, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell admitted that the Republican Party took America hostage to get their way and said they would do it again

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
10 Years of Being Held Hostage. It’s Time to Break Free

10 Years of Being Held Hostage. It’s Time to Break Free

As we all know, tomorrow is the 10th anniversary of 9/11. I moved away from the New York area a few months before that day. It still felt like home. My commute to the city often took me to the World Trade Center.