Insane Things That Happened This Week (In 2016)

The weekly news cycle is like a fast food restaurant ball pit -- colorful, exciting, and surprisingly full of crap. No reasonable person can be expected to keep up with every headline while maintaining their sanity, so we have taken it upon ourselves to quickly summarize the most important and/or ridiculous news stories from the last week (or so).

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Child star Susan Olsen was fired for homophobic and threatening comments made on Facebook

Source: Fox News

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Two weeks ago the UK spent more money on vinyl than downloads

Source: The Independent

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THE U.S. JUST HAD ITS WARMEST AUTUMN ON RECORD, WITH TEMPERATURES AVERAGING AN INCREDIBLE 4.1 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. VBOAE VM IMCBEDIBTE The increased

Source: Source

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Astronaut John Glenn has died
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Source: USA Today

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British nightclubs are offering to test the purity of patrons' coke and ecstasy. In response to the rising number of accidental drug-related poisoning

Source: The Independent

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Donald Trump wants to cancel the government contract with Boeing

Source: Boeing

8

An earthquake in Indonesia killed at least 100 people
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Source: The Washington Post

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Mick Jagger just had another kid

Source: BBC News

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THIS MONTH, THE U:S. GOVERNMENT Hedo ACRES 7613111 WILL RETURN 9.-852 OF Uka LAND ON THE ISLAND OF OKINAWA, Sachi THAT IT HAS HELD SINCE WORLD WAR I,

Source: CNN

5

Donald Trump fired Michael Flynn for tweeting pizzagate rumors
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Source: The New York Times

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Google plans to power all its data centers with renewable energy
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