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What to Know About the Death of George Floyd and How to Help

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Anadolu AgencyGetty Images This past Monday, 46-year-old George Floyd died after a Minneapolis police officer pinned him to the ground and pressed his knee into his neck, while Floyd pleaded for help and repeatedly said he could not breathe. The officers were responding to "a report of a counterfeit bill being passed" when they located and handcuffed Floyd, who was pronounced dead at the Hennepin County Medical Center following the encounter.The disturbing interaction was filmed and quickly shared online, the four officers involved in the incident have since been fired, and the FBI is also investigating. However, the officers had
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Auction Block: David Letterman’s 1965 Ferrari 275 GTS

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Classic cars always fetch a high price whenever they hit the auction block. But sometimes these immaculate models belong to individuals who are a bit more notable. Not only was this gorgeous 1965 Ferrari 275 GTS owned and operated by the former president and COO of Microsoft, Jon A. Shirley, but it ended up in the care of illustrious television personality David Letterman before being listed for auction at this year’s upcoming Indy 2020 event. The 1965 Ferrari 275 GTS that you see here is undeniably pristine, and it’s secured more than a few awards to prove it. After being
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What’s Keeping Us Sane This Week – May 30

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For the team here at Man of Many, this week has been an interesting one. With restaurants, bars and some gyms scheduling their reopenings to kick off on Monday, it feels a little like the calm before the storm. We’re all giddy with excitement to get back into a normal pattern, but at the moment, all that energy and anticipation is without direction. What we really need is something to keep us entertained and out of the streets, for another few days at least.Luckily enough, we haven’t taken our foot off the pedal just yet, meaning we’re still on the
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Justice for George Floyd’s Death

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Francesco PrandoniGetty Images On Monday evening in Minneapolis, Minnesota, a grocery store clerk called the police about a customer using a suspected counterfeit bill. When officers arrived, they found George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man, in his car and ordered him out. A bystander filmed the ensuing confrontation, which ended with Floyd's face pinned against the ground near the rear of the police car with Officer Derek Chauvin's knee pressed firmly against his neck. "I can't breathe, officer," Floyd said, as bystanders off camera yelled at the officer to let him go. When the officer finally removed his knee, Floyd
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12 Best Standing Desks of 2020

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So the saying goes, humans are creatures of habit. However, whether those habits are good or bad is entirely up to the individual. For instance, while working from the office or home, you could be perfectly happy with a sedentary workspace — but there might be longterm downsides to that, like a permanently altered spine, that will make that workspace harder and harder to break free from. Of course, setting new, healthier habits is as simple as deciding to make it so and sticking to that decision. And one of the best ways to get that started is by replacing
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Feel-Good Friday: May 29 – Socks, Spreads and 3-Point Shots

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Feeling fine and looking good? Must be Friday again. The week is drawing to a close and those final few hours are beginning to drag, but fear not, you are just a stone’s throw away from Saturday. Do you know what that means? The sweet freedom of sun, sand and other S-words we can’t think of right now. But before you fully engage in weekend mode, you have to get in the right frame of mind. To help gear you up for a bumper weekend, we’ve got a couple of stories that are sure to put a smile on your
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30 Zodiac Sign Memes — Zodiac Memes 2020

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Whether it comes to finding love or confirming your celeb crush, your zodiac sign pretty much tells everything about you. The good, the bad and all your weird habits that you just can't explain away. So why not poke a little fun at yourself? Here are 30 zodiac memes that are so good you'll want to send to all your friends.When some signs get slightly uncomfortable This content is imported from Instagram. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site. When the real
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25 Best Coffee Table Books of 2020

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A design-focused home is nothing without its aesthetic, and a large part of that aesthetic is the selection of furniture, media, and artwork that plays well with the rest of your home’s unique trappings. Regardless of the space, the most important aspect of any home, at least in theory, is the primary living area — an expansive socialization scape where your couches, seating, and coffee tables make their home. But unless you’re going for a barren, minimalistic style, it’s what goes on top of these furnishings that make your living area stand out from the rest of the drab, uninteresting
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Krispy Kreme Snickers Doughnuts Just Dropped, So Forget Your Diet

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That’s right, big dog. Krispy Kreme has partnered with candy-bar icon Snickers for not one, but two gooey, chocolatey, crunchy treats. The two limited-editions bring the confectionery favourites together in a marriage of gelatinous gluttony and peanut exploration that seems obvious in retrospect.You’ll also like:Maxibon has Partnered With Dare for an Iconic Ice Cream/Iced Coffee CollaborationKrispy Kreme Drops Maltesers Doughnut CollaborationKrispy Kreme is Launching Rick and Morty Themed DoughnutsFor fans of an added crunch, the Snickers Ring Doughnut has a peanut and nougat finished Original Glazed doughnut that’s dipped in chocolate ganache. Even better, it’s loaded with a Snickers fun-size
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Dairy Queen Has BOGO Blizzards For 2 Weeks

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One of the best parts about warmer weather is jumping in the car and grabbing some ice cream with your best buds. That might seem like a pipe dream right now, but as we dig ourselves out of the frozen tundra that is this winter, Dairy Queen is helping us get into the spring spirit in the most epic way possible. Yes, that's right: BOGO BLIZZARDS, MY DUDES!Starting right the heck now, DQ is offering buy-one-get-one Blizzards. The get one, in this case, is 80 cents. So you pay normal price for one Blizzard and get the second for 80
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