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RIP: Rocky V Star, HIV Denier Tommy Morrison Dead at 44

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Former heavyweight boxing champion and Rocky V star Tommy Morrison died last night, most likely of complications from AIDS, though not if you ask his wife, Trish, who says it was a variant of Guillain-Barre Syndrome called <a href="http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/miller_fisher/miller_fisher.htm" target="_blank">Miller-Fisher Syndrome</a>.

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TRAILER: Dallas Buyers Club, starring McConaughey and Leto

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HIV Day on FilmDrunk continues with the release of the trailer for <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/08/pictures-matthew-mcconaughey-dallas-buyers-club-pictures-tiff" target="_blank">Dallas Buyers Club</a>, starring Matthew McConaughey as a Texas good ol' boy who learns he's HIV positive and is given a month to live in 1986.

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A Russian Man Paid $1.5 Million For A Trip To Space With Leonardo DiCaprio

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A Russian businessman was a big bidder at the Cannes amfAR benefit auction, as he paid $1.5 million for a ride on Virgin Galactic with Leonardo DiCaprio.

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The Best Feel Good Story Possible: Baby Cured Of HIV

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Only the second person in history to be fully cured of the virus...

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Paris Hilton, On Gays Who Use Grindr: ‘Most Of Them Probably Have AIDS’

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A recording of Paris Hilton discussing how disgusting gay people are, and how they all have AIDS, has made its way online, via Radar.

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New Vaccine Possibility Literally Pantses AIDS?

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AIDS is a horrible disease, both in its effects and in how it operates.

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Gamers Playing Fold.it Solve A Ten Year Old AIDS Puzzle In Ten Days

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<a href="http://fold.it/">Fold.it</a> is a <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/feature/2010/02/six-cool-distributed-computing-projects/">distributed computing project</a> where gamers play around with proteins and link amino acids to find the optimal configurations for them.

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Gamers Discover Possible Cure For AIDS. Wait, WHAT?!

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Gamers now have the ultimate comeback for anyone who ever claims that their passion is leads to increased violence, mental retardation, humanity's downfall and whatnot: A group of gamers spent three weeks playing Foldit, an online protein-folding game, and in the course of doing so helped scientists develop the structure of an enzyme that could be used to help fight HIV and AIDS.

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Glow Cats!

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Eric Poeschla and colleagues at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, have developed a gene therapy based immunization for feline AIDS which can also further our understanding of fighting HIV in humans.

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This African Child Loves Commando

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Alex is a 9-year old Tanzania kid with a clean bill of health and a hunger for good, old American movie violence.

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First Person To Be Cured of HIV. Maybe.

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You probably heard earlier this week that doctors at Germany's Charite Universitatsmedizin hospital announced they had "cured" HIV in a cancer patient who had received a stem cell transplant.

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5 Weird "Captain Planet" Episodes You Probably Don't Remember

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Have you heard this one before? Captain Planet and Hitler walk into a bar... and someone makes an episode out of it.

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FASCISTS TRYING TO RUIN PORN

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A public health campaign in Southern California could soon change the way we masturbate.

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THAT SMELL IS JUST DANIEL CRAIG’S UPPER LIP

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(Do you enjoy mustache rides, but also scabies.

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WEEKEND LINKS, BIRTHDAY EDITION

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That's right, it's my birthday.


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