Prosecutors believe Aaron Hernandez's 2015 prison phone conversations with NFL star Mike Pouncey could help prove Aaron murdered two people in 2012. TMZ Sports has obtained court docs in which prosecutors are asking the judge in the case to admit transcripts of the phone calls as evidence in Aaron's double murder trial. Essentially, prosecutors believe the calls show Hernandez uses the word "try" as a way to describe being disrespected ... and talks to Pouncey about how he responds when someone "tries" him. Officials say Hernandez felt the victims in the homicide case were "trying" him before he shot them to death later that night. The first phone call with Pouncey went down on April 3, 2015:
It’s easy for people to live in a “filter bubble” of media that reinforces their worldview and excludes other views, whether they consume it via Facebook, favorite news websites, or preferred TV channels. Technology such as social media “lets you go off with like-minded people, so you’re not mixing and sharing and understanding other points of view,” said Bill Gates in a recent interview with Quartz. Gates is one of a growing number of technology leaders wrestling with the issue of filter bubbles, a term popularized by Upworthy co-founder Eli Pariser in a 2011 book.
Mets pitcher Steven Matz (pictured) and Sean Gilmartin caught, you guessed it, a shark. On Tuesday, Matz and Gilmartin were on the waters attempting to catch some big game. They had some success too, as evidenced by this photo of the duo pulling a shark from the water.