Daily Archives: 23 August 23, 2007

Google announces a simple new way to embed Google Maps

Starting today, Google Maps users can add a map to their website or blog just by copying & pasting a snippet of HTML. This new functionality enables Google Maps users to share and disseminate geographic information in the same way … Continue reading

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This poor dog was forced to go skydiving

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For The Class of 2011

From Beloit College’s Mindset List: Most of the students entering College this fall, members of the Class of 2011, were born in 1989. For them, Alvin Ailey, Andrei Sakharov, Huey Newton, Emperor Hirohito, Ted Bundy, Abbie Hoffman, and Don the … Continue reading

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Japan recalls arm wrestling game

A Japanese arm wrestling game is being withdrawn from arcades across the country after three players broke their arms, company officials said. Article

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National Park Service Historic Photograph Collection

There are presently 2000 images from the Collection available online. Link

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A Very Very Large Hand

THE man with the largest hand in the world will be looking forward to a normal life after undergoing radical plastic surgery at Shanghai No. 9 People’s Hospital. Liu Hua, a 24-year-old Jiangsu Province native, was born with a left … Continue reading

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For those that ever wanted to publish a book

This article might be of interest to you. Link

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Photos of Dogs Surfing

More here.

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Quiz: Are you smarter than a 5th grader?

I got 89% correct. Take the quiz here.

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For my readers up north

Toronto Then and Now 1977 – 2007 Click on “Next Day” to advance. Link

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Red River Rivalry Ridiculousness

An Oklahoma City man has been charged with aggravated assault and battery, accused of causing extensive damage to another man’s scrotum just because he wore a University of Texas shirt into a local bar. What happened Thomas said Beckett, whom … Continue reading

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Poor Bird Never Saw This Coming

Tennis Mishap – Watch a funny movie here

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