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TopFinds: Reviewing the Avengers, a man's 20-month erection

Posted May 4, 2012 by David Silverberg
Our Digital Journalists review the most anticipated action movie of the year. A man claims to have endured a 20-month erection due to his bike. Is there photo evidence of Bin Laden's death? These are the top stories on DigitalJournal.com.
A scene from The Avengers film
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A scene from The Avengers film
As we do every week on Friday, we've collected the top stories and compiled them on one page. Digital Journalists reported on protests in Canada and also kept us updated on Pentagon news, May Day protests, WWE updates and much more.
We also highlight some of major topics Digital Journalists have been covering recently. Note you can see the trending topics at the top of any page on DigitalJournal.com, in the black bar. They are changing constantly to react to what people are reading on the site.

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Top Digital Journal Reports

Pentagon admits it has no photo evidence of Bin Laden's death (Includes interview) by Elliott Freeman
Pentagon officials recently disclosed to the Associated Press (AP) that they could not find any photo or video evidence to confirm that Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden was killed in the Navy Seal raid in Pakistan a year ago.
Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in  The Avengers
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Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in 'The Avengers'
Scarlett Johansson on The Avengers + The Avengers film reviewed (Includes first-hand account) by Earl Dittman
The highly-anticipated, brilliantly-executed action flick 'The Avengers' more than delivers. Plus, Scarlett Johansson chats about her experience of playing Black Widow in the superhero blockbuster.
Police car rams into citizen at Bersih 3.0 Rally (Includes first-hand account) by Pamela Lim
With Al-Jazeera's camera smashed, the police and water cannon trucks had suddenly moved into position to face-off with the protestors.
May Day in Toronto: No bankers, borders, bosses or capitalism (Includes interview and first-hand account) by Andrew Moran
Hundreds gathered at Nathan Phillips Square Tuesday to celebrate May Day and protest against capitalism, austerity measures being imposed by all levels of government and the so-called war on workers' rights and immigrants.
Op-Ed: Sen Rand Paul brings charm to White House Correspondents Dinner (Includes first-hand account) by Michael Krebs
At the White House Correspondents Dinner this weekend, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) offered a warm charm on the appeal of his father and of the Libertarian cause on the American voting public.

Top Images

Toronto Marlies goalie Ben Scrivens makes a big save on Abbotsford Heat forward Jon Rheault in game ...
JP Dhanoa
Toronto Marlies goalie Ben Scrivens makes a big save on Abbotsford Heat forward Jon Rheault in game two of the Western Conference Semifinal in the AHL playoffs. Toronto won the game 5-1 at Ricoh Coliseum to even the series at 1-1
Hundreds rally at Nathan Phillips Square during a May Day/Occupy Toronto/No One is Illegal demonstra...
Hundreds rally at Nathan Phillips Square during a May Day/Occupy Toronto/No One is Illegal demonstration in toronto.
Protesters at Unite Women s March in Baton Rouge  LA.
Protesters at Unite Women's March in Baton Rouge, LA.
May Day Parade Protest in Toronto
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May Day Parade Protest in Toronto
Agassiz Tulip Festival  Agassiz  BC  Canada.
Agassiz Tulip Festival, Agassiz, BC, Canada.
Ron Wallace was one of those who had miniature horses at the fair.
Ron Wallace was one of those who had miniature horses at the fair.
Visitors enjoy a carriage ride
Visitors enjoy a carriage ride
La Duna de Bolonia and Punta Camarinal  Tarifa  Spain
Mark Winston Sewell
La Duna de Bolonia and Punta Camarinal, Tarifa, Spain

In the Media

Cameron: Euro crisis to worsen by Amanda Payne
As the various countries that make up the European Union struggle with austerity measures, British Prime Minister David Cameron says there is worse to come.
Mom accused of sex with estranged son she found on Facebook by Eric Morales
After not seeing her son in 16 years a northern California woman is accused of tracking him down over the social networking site and having sex with him.
Gulf of Mexico coast closed to shrimping by Anne Sewell
Two years after the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, shrimp and fish are turning up deformed and with lesions. Shrimping has now been halted.
Nuclear experts: Fukushima crisis may become 'global catastrophe' by Elliott Freeman
A nuclear watchdog official told RT News that the ongoing crisis at the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan could become a "global catastrophe", echoing warnings from other experts.
Little Avery Lynn Canahuati 'passes away' says Dad by Elizabeth Batt
Avery Lynn's courageous battle to live life to the fullest with a genetic order called SMA has ended. The inspirational infant, who just a few days ago was rapidly checking off items from her online bucket list, passed away yesterday afternoon.
Kate Upton at the Jets VIP draft party
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Kate Upton at the Jets VIP draft party
Op-Ed: Cat Daddy dance video by Kate Upton goes viral, but why? by Marcus Hondro
Sometimes some of us seem to like things and others of us either do not like them or, more to the point, do not get them. Like say, Sarah Palin or Adam Sandler. Or like this Cat Daddy dance video that went viral.
Marriage advice from grandparents together 72 years goes viral by Yukio Strachan
Move over Dr.Phil, meet the new love doctors in town. Unable to make the trip to their grandson's wedding, Kenny and Selma grabbed a webcam and recorded a message, that the newlyweds -- and the world, are unlikely to forget.
KFC ordered to pay $8.3M to girl left brain damaged after meal by Yukio Strachan
Fast-food chain KFC has been ordered to pay $8.3 million in damages to the family of a girl who was left severely brain damaged and in a wheelchair after being poisoned by a chicken meal.
Op-Ed: Heartbreaking bucket list for 5-month-old Avery Lynn Canahuati by Elizabeth Batt
Five month old Avery Lynn Canahuati's bucket list is a simple one. Play hide and seek, and eat ice-cream. Avery isn't expected to live past the age of two, but her parents and Avery, are not sitting idle.
Man has 20-month erection after bike ride, sues BMW by Yukio Strachan
A California man has sued BMW North America and a motorcycle-seat maker claiming that riding his BMW bike gave him an erection that lasted 20 months, destroying his ability to engage in sexual activity.
Final 2 bodies from Costa Concordia may soon be recovered by Marcus Hondro
When the Costa Concordia, the massive Italian cruise liner that sunk Jan. 13, went down, over 4,200 passengers and crew were aboard. Thirty-two did not survive the tragedy but only 30 bodies have been recovered.
Dentist pulls out all ex-boyfriend's teeth after he dumped her by JohnThomas Didymus
A dentist pulled out all her ex-boyfriend's teeth after he dumped her for another woman. Now the toothless man has been abandoned by his new girlfriend who says "she can’t be with a man without teeth."
Chinese woman kills man by squeezing his testicles by JohnThomas Didymus
A female scooter rider in Haikou City, Hainan Province, China killed a man in a fight by squeezing his testicles until he died. The incident happened during a dispute over parking space.
WWE comments on use of blood in Cena-Lesnar pay-per-view match by Chris Humphrey
For the first time in a long time in a WWE pay-per-view match, we saw a superstar busted open as John Cena’s face and head was covered in blood during his match with Brock Lesnar at Extreme Rules last Sunday.

Top Blogs

Photographer blends day, night scenes in single pic by David Silverberg
Connecticut photographer Stephen Wilkes is doing something unique with his photos: he creates a photo with both day and...
Photo from the Stephen Wilkes series Day Into Night. This shows the High Line in NYC
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Photo from the Stephen Wilkes series Day Into Night. This shows the High Line in NYC
How to get your lawn mowed by Cynthia Trowbridge
Two blonds were sitting at a Starbucks sipping their coffee when a truck went past loaded with rolls of sod. One of...
I Now Pronounce You Husband and...Mobile? by Jeff Ryznar
We've all been there and gone through it at some point in our lifetime...

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