myWebRoom’s Top 10: From Army Rangers to Food Porn

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Found in: Travel

1. Instagrammers, Beware: Food Porn is Illegal in Germany: If you’re planning on attending Oktoberfest for beer and sauerkraut this year, you might want to put away your phones. Germany has officially placed a copyright protection on meals prepared by chefs, effectively banning food pics.

Germany bans food pics as an infringement of copyright

Image via: Travel and Leisure

 

2. Disney to Open Star Wars-Themed Lands: Disney’s annual D23 brought a lot of good news for fans throughout the galaxy. They’ve officially announced construction of Star Wars themed lands at both Disneyland in Anaheim, CA and Disney World in Orlando, FL. Soon, Star Wars fans will be able to journey to a galaxy far, far away!

D23 conference just announce the construction of Star Wars land at Disney World and Disneyland

Image via: The Points Guy

 

Found in: Photography

3. California in Flames: The Most Chilling Wildfire Photos We’ve Ever Seen: In its fourth year of drought, California is experiencing a lengthier wildfire season than usual. These powerful photographs by Max Whittaker capture the determination of seasoned firefighters against the ferocity of the flames.

Sacramento photographer max Whittaker captures images of the rim fire and california's wildfires

Image via: Outside Online

Found in: Pop Culture

4. Comedy Central ushers in the age of Trevor Noah on ‘Daily Show’ social media: It’s happening! The Daily Show has released the first trailer introducing their new host, Trevor Noah! After years with Jon Stewart, we’re all eager to see how this new up-and-comer holds up!.

 

5. Nickelodeon Gives Tenth Season Order to ‘Fairly OddParents: It’s time for 90’s kids to start dancing. Nickelodeon just announced that they are airing a tenth season of Fairly OddParents. Not only will we get to hang out with Timmy, Cosmo, and Wanda, but we’ll also meet a brand new and shocking character.

Nickelodeon announces the tenth season of Fairly Oddparents and a new character

Image via: MTV

 

6. The First Trailer For “Victor Frankenstein” Is Full Of Monsters: The sneak peek to one of Hollywood’s famous monsters launched this week. The trailer shows genius Victor Frankenstein and his assistant, Igor, played by James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe. There’s even a quick glance of Frankenstein’s creature that’ll send genuine chills down your spine!

The new Victor Frankenstein trailer is both funny and terrifying

Image via: Buzzfeed

 

Found in: Sports

7. LeBron James Discusses Playing Michael Jordan 1-on-1, Charity Work: It’s on! LeBron James mentioned his interest in playing against retired basketball legend, Michael Jordan. After LeBron announced his starring role in the new Space Jam remake, it would be interesting to see these two champions go head to head.

Lebron James want to play against Michael Jordan for charity

Image via: Bleacher Report

 

Found in: Pets

8. This Abused Pit Bull Has Half A Face, But The Fullest Heart You’ve Ever Seen: Turns out there is some good in the world! Despite a lifetime of abuse, this abused pit bull named Khalessi has shown off a friendly personality and genuine joy when she meets new people. She’s now been adopted!

Abused and deformed pitbull still has friendly personality

Image via: Buzzfeed

 

Found in: News

9. White House appoints first openly transgender full-time staff member: Raffi Freedman-Gurspan has the honor of being the first full-time transgendered staff member at the White House. She’ll work as a recruitment director, finding and fostering talent for further presidential staff.

The White House appoints their first full-time transgender staffer

Image via: The Guardian

 

10. As women finish Ranger course, Army faces new pressure on gender barriers: Meet the first two women to ever finish the laborious 120-day Ranger school. Their entry into the prestigious rank of Ranger, among other external pressures, has led the Army to reconsider it’s long-standing policies considering women in the military.

The first two women to pass the Army Ranger exam

Image via: The Washington Post

 

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Link Roundup

 

California in Flames: The Most Chilling Wildfire Photos We’ve Ever Seen

Instagrammers, Beware: Food Porn is Illegal in Germany

Disney to Open Star Wars-Themed Lands

Comedy Central ushers in the age of Trevor Noah on ‘Daily Show’ social media

Nickelodeon Gives Tenth Season Order to ‘Fairly OddParents’

The First Trailer For “Victor Frankenstein” Is Full Of Monsters

LeBron James Discusses Playing Michael Jordan 1-on-1, Charity Work

This Abused Pit Bull Has Half A Face, But The Fullest Heart You’ve Ever Seen

White House appoints first openly transgender full-time staff member

As women finish Ranger course, Army faces new pressure on gender barriers

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