Daily Archives: 28 February 28, 2008

The best thing about Abilene?

The best thing about Abilene, Texas, is that it’s the birthplace of Jessica Simpson, but Abilene Christian University may give the future Mrs. Romo a run for her money after the school announced a plan to distribute iPhones and iPod … Continue reading

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I find this noble

LONDON, England (CNN) — The UK’s Prince Harry is in Afghanistan and has seen combat, the UK Ministry of Defense confirmed Thursday. He was deployed 10 weeks ago and his fellow soldiers were sworn to secrecy. The prince’s status is … Continue reading

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Blind Irishman sees with the aid of son’s tooth in his eye

DUBLIN (AFP) – An Irishman blinded by an explosion two years ago has had his sight restored after doctors inserted his son’s tooth in his eye, he said on Wednesday. Bob McNichol, 57, from County Mayo in the west of … Continue reading

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Newborn survives fall through train toilet

AHMADABAD, India (AP) — A newborn baby girl fell through the toilet in a moving train and onto the tracks moments after her mother prematurely gave birth, surviving nearly two hours before being found, relatives said Thursday. Full Article

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First rule of robbing – know your victims

Two masked and machete-wielding men who barged into a club in Sydney, Australia, couldn’t have picked a worse night for their robbery — a monthly meeting of bikers. About 50 burly bikers fought back with tables and chairs — pretty … Continue reading

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Google Gives San Francisco Homeless Free Voicemail

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Google has made an announcement that could help hundreds of homeless people in San Francisco get back on their feet. Every single homeless person in the city will be given a life-long phone number and voicemail, … Continue reading

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Disturbing New Photos From Abu Ghraib

Monterey, California — Psychologist Philip Zimbardo has seen good people turn evil, and he thinks he knows why. Zimbardo will speak Thursday afternoon at the TED conference, where he plans to illustrate his points by showing a three-minute video, obtained … Continue reading

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Saudi men arrested for ‘flirting’

Prosecutors in Saudi Arabia have begun investigating 57 young men who were arrested on Thursday for flirting with girls at shopping centres in Mecca. The men are accused of wearing indecent clothes, playing loud music and dancing in order to … Continue reading

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The Moment of Truth is just like watching Springer

The NY Post interviewed Lauren Cleri and here are some interesting facts: Her husband already knew she was cheating. Before the show, Lauren and Frank discussed everything. She was hoping for fame and fortune (which I guess explains her modeling … Continue reading

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Mock gunman terrifies students

An armed man who burst into a classroom at Elizabeth City State University was role-playing in an emergency response drill, but neither the students nor assistant professor Jingbin Wang knew that. “I was prepared to die at that moment,” Wang … Continue reading

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This is on my wishlist

Custom & Residential Bowling Alleys These are full length regulation bowling lanes, not a scaled-down toy version. Genuine AMF & Brunswick equipment, available in single lanes or in pairs. Installed at your location to the USBC standards. Minimum Area Requirements … Continue reading

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Anyone remember Zubaz pants?

They are still around. http://www.zubaz.com/

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