Utopian Architect Plans a Floating City Shaped Like a Manta Ray

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Jacques Rougerie is a self-described “pragmatic dreamer,” whose imagination seems to know no bounds: Throughout his 43-year career, the French architect has produced radical designs for land, sea, and space. In a December 2014 interview with the radio station France Inter, Rougerie declares assertively that he is mérien, a term all his own that translates roughly as “ocean-ite,” or “one belonging to the sea.” He tells the station: “I feel very, very good underwater. I feel different. Another type of imagination is awakened in me as soon as I am underwater.” It’s a whole population of these like-minded individuals that he imagines aboard his City of Mériens, whose renderings depict a giant, floating Manta ray.

 

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NBA Countdown Host, Sage Steele, Gets Replaced – Internet Goes Nuts!

Hot New Hip Hop Reports – ESPN has announced that Sage Steele will no longer serve as the host of NBA Countdown on ABC and ESPN as we approach the NBA Playoffs, and twitter is rejoicing.

Taking over for Sage Steele is SportsNation co-host Michelle Beadle who will host all of the pregame and halftime shows on ABC, as well as host the ESPN and ABC studio shows throughout the playoffs including the NBA Finals.

Beadle, who has been hosting NBA Countdown on Wednesdays and Fridays, will also continue to co-host SportsNation during the week.

Michelle D. Beadle takes to Twitter regarding the new spot on ESPN

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John Oliver Covers Hilariously The Contradictions on Marijuana Laws on Last Week Tonight,

Under federal law, even legal marijuana is illegal. John Oliver explains why conflicting drug laws pose serious problems. Also touching on an otherwise “sensitive” subject that blacks are more likely to be arrested or simply shot for possession of a controlled substance. Watch the video below

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