Partition 1947| The second class Pakistanis called “Muhajirs”

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Documentary to Show Sam Simon’s End of Life and Animal Activism | Ecorazzi

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Life or Lunch?

Sam-Simon-592x426Sam Simon will once again be on television but this time he will be in front of the camera. “The Simpsons” co-creator, TV producer, and animal rights activist has agreed to allow a TV crew to follow the last months of his life, documenting his struggle with cancer and his animal activism.

Simon, who was diagnosed with terminal colorectal cancer in 2012, mentioned he had been approached for the project in an exclusive interview with Ecorazzi earlier this year.

“They offered me a reality show. They want me to die on TV,” he said back in May. “I’m thinking about it. This guy is the head of a very big studio. I was not interested at all, but he gave a really compelling presentation. These guys are good. [It’s] a chance to shoot my mouth off on TV, make people boycott SeaWorld and Ringling Brothers.”

Fusion announced Simon…

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SeaWorld to upgrade killer whale habitats

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myfox8.com

NEW YORK — SeaWorld is giving its killer whales a little more space.

The amusement park company said it will double the size of the animals’ habitats at its three parks. The first of the new killer whale exhibits will open to the public in San Diego in 2018.

New habitats will roll out at its other two locations in Orlando, Fla., and San Antonio will follow at some point after that.

The move comes amid a backlash following the release of Blackfish, a documentary aired by CNN that examined SeaWorld’s treatment of the animals in a heavily critical light and questioned whether they should be held in captivity at all.

SeaWorld said that the new enclosures, dubbed the “Blue World Project,” will add 5 million gallons to the killer whale tank create a maximum depth of 50 feet and simulate underwater currents as well.

The new exhibit will also…

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Lawsuit Seeks to Halt Construction of U.S. Military Airstrip in Japan That Would Destroy Habitat of Endangered Okinawa Dugongs

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Here’s Just a Partial List of Hillary’s Contract Demands in Addition to Her Speaking Fees

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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

  • Round-trip transportation on a chartered private jet “e.g., a Gulfstream 450 or larger jet,” plus round-trip business class travel for two advance staffers who will arrive up to three days in advance
  • Hotel accommodations selected by Clinton’s staff and including “a presidential suite for Secretary Clinton and up to three (3) adjoining or contiguous single rooms for her travel aides and up to two (2) additional single rooms for the advance staff”
  •     She doesn’t travel alone, relying on an entourage of a couple of “travel aides,” and a couple of advance staffers who check out her speech site in the days leading up to her appearance
  •     Hillary will remain at the event no longer than 90 minutes; will pose for no more than 50 photos with no more than 100 people

In addition, included in the contract covering the former First Lady’s upcoming October 13 speech in Las…

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Locals gather for “Stand With Ferguson” rally in Virginia Beach

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WTKR.com

Virginia Beach, Va. – Several locals gathered in Virginia Beach for a peace rally to show support for the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Close to a dozen people gathered at the intersection of Virginia Beach Blvd and Independence Blvd, holding signs in honor of the victim of last week’s shooting in the St. Louis suburb.

An 18-year-old man, Michael Brown, was fatally shot in an altercation with a police officer in Ferguson last week.

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