Daily Archives: 16 July 16, 2007

N-word “kind of slipped out,” university board chairman says

The longtime chairman of the Roger Williams University board admitted Monday to using the N-word during a board meeting, saying it “kind of slipped out.” “I apologized for that,” Ralph Papitto said in an interview on WPRO-AM. “What else can … Continue reading

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Nazareth wants world’s largest cross

The world’s largest cross will be built in the Israeli Arab town of Nazareth in an attempt to draw millions of Christian tourists to the boyhood town of Jesus, according to an initial private building plan under consideration, officials said … Continue reading

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Photographic Height/Weight Chart

It’s still under construction, but still interesting. Link

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Tempting Video of the Day

The bloody zit.

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Coyote Buttes

The Coyote Buttes are part of the Vermillion Cliffs National Monument and are half way between Kanab (UT) and Page (AZ). It is one of the least visited south Utah Parks and the reason is that is it is so … Continue reading

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What’s Chuck’s Secret

This show may have some promise . . . Chuck Bartowski is just your average computer-whiz-next-door. He spends his days working for Buy-More with his band of nerdy cohorts, longing to find a woman who can appreciate him. But when … Continue reading

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Ice Ice Baby

Thousands of pounds of government-owned ice stored in Gloucester in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina are melting – so far costing taxpayers $12.5 million. A representative from the Federal Emergency Management Agency confirmed yesterday that the ice being held at … Continue reading

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Inside a McDonalds Factory in Moscow

More pics here.

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YouTube Doubler – Watch two videos at once.

Strangely interesting. Link I preferred the Evolution of Dance vs Napolean Dynamite. (Thanks, Warren!)

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Cat Eats Corn and I Don’t Care

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The Wealthiest Americans Ever

Here’s a nice little tidbit from the New York Times that comes with an interactive timeline: The Wealthiest American Ever “When wealth is measured as a percentage of the economy, John D. Rockefeller was the wealthiest American ever.”

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Tempting Site of the Day

I’ve seen some of these pictures before, and I can’t recall the story behind the person inside the anaconda. Link

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