http://twitter.com/#!/exjon/status/498715890373132288

As Twitchy reported, tensions escalated in Ferguson, Mo., as people took to the streets in anti-police protests over the shooting of a black teenager named Mike Brown. The protests turned violent with riots and looting.

Where is President Obama?

http://twitter.com/#!/KatMcKinley/status/498680116038631425
http://twitter.com/#!/StLouisAmerican/status/498497783088046081

Be careful what you wish for. Twitter users have some predictions about what oh-so-brilliant statement Obama will offer up.

http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/498727275563864064
http://twitter.com/#!/exjon/status/498713765421252608

Laugh or cry? We say both.

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‘And the riots have started’: Protest escalates in Ferguson Mo. [pics, Vine, video]; Updated: Looting, vandalism, violence

New Black Panthers reportedly at protest, riots in Ferguson, Mo. [pics, Vine video]

Now someone is shooting at Ferguson, Mo., police

‘Breaking Bad style’: Ferguson, Mo., looters load ATM onto truck

Tensions rise in Ferguson, Mo., as angry anti-police protests intensify [Vine video]

‘F*ck the police’: ‘Disturbed’ online protesters want #JusticeForMikeBrown

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/08/11/predictions-which-one-will-be-obamas-oh-so-brilliant-statement-on-ferguson-riots/

While trying to restore the fresco at Sanctuary of Mercy Church, Cecilia Gimenez inadvertently destroyed Elias Garcia Martinez’s century-old Ecce Homo. Here, she tells her side of the story: “Everybody who came into the church could see I was painting.”

3. The “Touch Up Job” In Question

Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/jtes/spanish-woman-who-ruined-jesus-fresco-speaks-out