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If You Know Someone Living Near A Beach, You May Want To Call Them. The Ocean Is Eating Their House.

It's not just coastal cities that are at risk of disappearing into the ocean. Island countries and some of the world's celebrated landmarks are in danger too. We should probably go green just a little bit faster.

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There is no playbook for how to deal with someone going on a racist rant in public. But the way server Gennica Cochran handled a bigot demeaning a table of Asian customers is something we can all applaud.

She was working as a server at a Camel Valley restaurant near San Francisco when Michael Lofthouse, CEO of tech firm Solid8, began harassing an Asian family celebrating a birthday.

Lofthouse had been belligerent all night, changing his seat and repeatedly sending back food.

After going on an expletive-laden racist rant at the family for singing "Happy Birthday," Jordan Chan, pulled out his cellphone, began recording Lofthouse, asking him to, "Say that again."

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