Daily Archives: 02 August 2, 2007

It’s kind of hard to win the war on terror when stuff like this happens

US cannot account for 190,000 guns in Iraq The US government cannot account for 190,000 weapons issued to Iraqi security forces in 2004 and 2005, according to an investigation carried out by the Government Accountability Office. According to the July … Continue reading

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Tom Snyder

I never had the opportunity to watch Tom Snyder’s “Tomorrow Show,” but I did catch him when he had a show after Letterman and totally loved it. This clip starts with a tribute from Conan O’Brien and highlights interviews with … Continue reading


The 10 Most Caffeinated Diet Drinks

If you are moderating your caffeine intake – it’s worth noting that most diet soft drinks have as much (or sometimes even more) caffeine than their sugar-filled counterparts. Diet Coke in particular has 30% more caffeine than regular Coca-cola. Here … Continue reading

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Crazy Murder-Suicide

Not that all murder-suicides aren’t crazy, but this one has a little different element to it.  The mother shot her two children, her husband, and then herself; and left a note was left warning emergency that the bodies were infected with … Continue reading

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Atlanta Time Machine

You’ll find a plethora of then-and-now photos of Atlanta through the decades, scores of old postcards, and miscellaneous ephemeral stuff like old advertising for nightclubs, bars, and restaurants. In short, the site features a virtually endless supply of “historical” stuff … Continue reading


Doctor Visit Thoughts

This was on the side of the building that I entered today. Here’s the verse: And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father … Continue reading

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The iPhone display runs Windows. Link

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And these things are suppose to scare birds off


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For all the Ikea fans

You now can stay overnight. It brought us Swedish meatballs, Billy bookshelves and endless queues on the London North Circular on Saturday afternoons. Now Ikea is going one step further and opening the Ikea Hostel, where customers can stay overnight … Continue reading

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Nintendo Wallet

Our thumbs get twitchy just looking at it. Distressed leather is printed with the original Nintendo Game System control pad; it arrives in a tin case styled like the original game cartridges. Functional and fun, it’s a hip retro accessory. … Continue reading

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Worlds Weirdest Animals and Creatures

Our planet Earth is populated well enough with bizarre and astonishing creatures without the need for resorting to fiction. Some are rare — some are on the verge of extinction. Here are but a mere handful of 24 of the … Continue reading


The Cosmic Muffin

A plane turned into a boat. Link

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