Riot police clashed with anti-government protesters in several cities in the early hours of Sunday morning, Mr Erdogan told thousands of cheering supporters in Ankara: “We remained patient, we are still patient but there’s a limit to our patience.”
“Nobody should be pessimistic. Nobody should worry. Turkey went through many events in the past and will overcome this too.”
Mr Erdogan toured the country on Sunday, urging his backers to show their strength by voting for his Justice and Development Party (AKP).
In the southern port of Mersin, he raged against participants of the country anti-government protests: “The youth that curses its prime minister cannot be my youth. If you care about democracy, this prime minister is at your disposal” he said, declaring the protesters “anarchists” and “terrorists”.
Video captures Jasper, Texas, police officers beating woman
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A southeast Texas town with a history of racial unrest on Monday fired two white police officers recently captured on video slamming a black woman’s head into a countertop and wrestling her to the ground.
Part-Dog, Part-Human?News of a dog-human hybrid circulated the Web in 2009, along with a photo of what was supposedly a part-dog-part-woman nursing the bizarre offspring. The news story suggested Israeli scientists had crossed a Labrador retriever with a human, and apparently, out popped the trans-species litter, er, babies. While the cross between such distant species is considered genetically impossible, the story sparked some debate over the consequences of genetic manipulation. The dog-human photo wasn’t doctored, and was actually of a sculpture by artist Patricia Piccinini, from her 2003 exhibition “We Are Family.” BOTTOM LINE: FAKE
BLASPHEMY OF CHRIST IN ART???
A diverse lineup
The Epigenetic Cloning Agency’s Berlin branch will be offering several other tinctures in addition to the Jesus mixture, including Napoleon Bonaparte, Queen Elizabeth I, Lady Gaga, swimmer Michael Phelps and Angela Merkel, the current chancellor of Germany. All of these bottles will sell for 15 Euros (about $20 at current exchange rates). [Trippy Tales: The History of 8 Hallucinogens]
For example, the recipe for becoming Jesus Christ includes, among other things, some basic components of the Mediterranean diet of the time and substantial doses of omega-3 fatty acids (he likely ate a lot of fish), Keats told LiveScience back in October at the opening of the San Francisco branch of the Epigenetic Cloning Agency.
The concoction also sports a healthy dose of iron, because “there were nails involved,” Keats said.
“Probably the most important ingredient of all, though, is placebo,” he added. “The amount of faith that he seems to have had was vast.”
WHAT SAY YOU? ARE YOU GOING TO STAND FOR YOUR SAVIOR?
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