We spoke to your new favorite Internet star this afternoon, Goorgen from the amazing Arlen’s Transmission “Shift It” commercial, and it was awesome: Shift It: Arlen’s Transmission Commercial Takes Internet by Storm
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U.S. Marine Corps captain Matthew Patrick Manoukian, a 29-year-old son of a Santa Clara County judge and state appellate court justice, and two other Marines were fatally shot after a pre-dawn meal and security meeting at a police checkpoint. It was the third attack on coalition forces by their Afghan counterparts in a week.
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Here is the latest from us on the DIY bar bombing in Yerevan, which is being billed as a hate crime after it emerged it was meant to target the LGBT community:
“National Assembly Deputy Speaker Eduard Sharmazanov told Armenian media he supported the actions of the arsonists against homosexuals, “who have created a den of perversion in our country and have a goal of alienating the society from its moral values,” he said.” Read more - Armenia: Support of Bar Bombing by Officials Causes Outcry