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How to Preserve the Tweets of Someone Who Has Died Before Twitter Purges Them

How to Preserve the Tweets of Someone Who Has Died Before Twitter Purges Them

Twitter just announced that it is planning to free up usernames for inactive accounts. While that means that the coveted Twitter handle you’ve been eyeing might finally be yours, if you happen to grab
Steny Hoyer Remembers Elijah Cummings: 'Public Trust For Him Was A Sacred Thing'

Steny Hoyer Remembers Elijah Cummings: 'Public Trust For Him Was A Sacred Thing'

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke at a memorial for Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) on Thursday about how the former House Oversight chairman made it his mission to weed out abuse of power in
In memoriam: Reaction to the passing of Rep. Elijah Cummings

In memoriam: Reaction to the passing of Rep. Elijah Cummings

Rep. Elijah Cummings, a fierce advocate for Baltimore and a civil rights and human rights champion, died today at the age of 68. It was a surprise to us all as Rep. Cummings continued to be vigorous
There’s A Haunting Memorial In Turkey To Commemorate 440 Women Killed By Their Own Husbands Last Year

There’s A Haunting Memorial In Turkey To Commemorate 440 Women Killed By Their Own Husbands Last Year

There is a certain beauty and strength in weakness as some may say. But sometimes inequity between people brings only...
Britain's Last Remaining World War One Memorial Tank

Britain's Last Remaining World War One Memorial Tank

After the end of the First World War, many British towns received gifts from the National War Savings Committee as recognition for the community’s efforts in fundraising. These gifts were
Teenage boys pictured trashing D-Day memorial site

Teenage boys pictured trashing D-Day memorial site

Residents said the vandalism was 'disgusting'.
Mizuko Kuyo: The Japanese Ritual of Mourning The Unborn

Mizuko Kuyo: The Japanese Ritual of Mourning The Unborn

Losing a child can be very painful, even if that child is yet to be born. In fact, many parents who experienced miscarriages feel the pain is deeper because there is very little to acknowledge the
Memorial to The First Icelandic Glacier Lost to Climate Change

Memorial to The First Icelandic Glacier Lost to Climate Change

Next month, August 2019, a team of researchers and geologists from Rice University in Houston, along with members of the Icelandic Hiking Society and participants of the Un-Glacier Tour, will trek to
This Heartbreaking Sculpture Depicts The 82 Kids That Were Handed Over To The Nazis In The Town Of Lidice Back In 1942

This Heartbreaking Sculpture Depicts The 82 Kids That Were Handed Over To The Nazis In The Town Of Lidice Back In 1942

World War II is known to be the deadliest conflict in human history. Somewhere between 50 to 85 million people...
Minor league team loses biggest sponsor after sharing video calling AOC an 'enemy of freedom'

Minor league team loses biggest sponsor after sharing video calling AOC an 'enemy of freedom'

The Fresno Grizzlies baseball team, a triple-A minor league affiliate of the Washington Nationals, which made a superfrightening and idiotic statement on politics this past Memorial Day weekend, is
CNN anchor: Is Trump’s July 4th speech going to be one of these “foaming at the mouth” things where people in the crowd want violence?

CNN anchor: Is Trump’s July 4th speech going to be one of these “foaming at the mouth” things where people in the crowd want violence?

Fireworks. The post CNN anchor: Is Trump’s July 4th speech going to be one of these “foaming at the mouth” things where people in the crowd want violence? appeared first on Hot Air.
San Jose says goodbye  to “Black Eagle” Ly Tong

San Jose says goodbye to “Black Eagle” Ly Tong

In the glass rotunda of San Jose City Hall, with white chrysanthemums and gladiolus flanking photos of a handsome young fighter pilot, the city said farewell to Ly Tong, a man they considered a hero.
Photos: Hundreds of motorcyclists ride in honor of custom motorcycle builder Arlen Ness

Photos: Hundreds of motorcyclists ride in honor of custom motorcycle builder Arlen Ness

Click here if you are having trouble viewing the slideshow on a mobile device. Thousands gathered for a memorial service and celebration of life for custom motorcycle builder Arlen Ness, known as the

Facebook's Tributes tab collects memories of people who've died

Facebook is rolling out several updates for memorialized accounts, which are profiles that remain active for people who have passed away. A dedicated tributes tab will let friends and family share
Memorial Service for Nipsey Hussle Will Not Be Ticketed Event, According to Karen Civil

Memorial Service for Nipsey Hussle Will Not Be Ticketed Event, According to Karen Civil

While planning for Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service is underway, it will not be a ticketed event, according to Karen Civil.Read more...
‘Distasteful’ ad for car dealership next to war memorial leads to fine

‘Distasteful’ ad for car dealership next to war memorial leads to fine

The bright banners were plastered across benches inches away from a poppy display.
Widower, 93, told he can only put flowers on wife’s memorial bench twice a year

Widower, 93, told he can only put flowers on wife’s memorial bench twice a year

Peter Lake was told he can only mark the anniversary of his late wife's birth and death.
Funerals are tough. Ever Loved helps you pay for them

Funerals are tough. Ever Loved helps you pay for them

Alison Johnston didn’t plan to build a startup around death. An early employee at Q&A app Aardvark that was bought by Google, she’d founded tutoring app InstaEDU and sold it to Chegg. She made