Daily Archives: 07 January 7, 2009

A little experiement . . .

What’s the last song you heard? For me, it was the Silver Spoons theme.

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Historical Tweets

Yes, Twitter is only a few years old . . . but Historical Tweets provides “evidence” that people have been updating their Twitter accounts for a very long time.  Below are some examples, and I’ve spent wayyyy too much time … Continue reading

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Parents Wait a Decade to Report Missing Child

Authorities in Kansas are looking for a boy who disappeared about a decade ago, but was not reported missing until a few weeks ago. “We don’t know what happened to Adam Herrman past ’99, when he was last seen,” Butler … Continue reading

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Some people claim that there’s a woman to blame . . .

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. — An Army Special Forces sergeant based in North Carolina died in Colorado ski town after a bar fight triggered by an argument over a Jimmy Buffet song playing on a jukebox. The military identified the soldier … Continue reading

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And to think I kinda made fun of these people

Elevator company launches new lift which arrives quicker the more you press the button The Otis Elevator Company have announced the introduction of radical new technology in their latest range of lifts which actually increases the response time of the … Continue reading

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Two-Hundred Sit-Ups in Six Weeks

I posted about the 100 Push-Ups challenge, so here’s another fitness challenge: If you’re serious about increasing your core strength, follow this six week training program and you’ll soon be on your way to completing 200 consecutive sit-ups! Think there’s … Continue reading

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Ground Zero

Plenty of bombs to choose from for your dooms day enjoyment. If the Chinese decide to attack downtown Dallas, it looks like I luck out by working at Love Field. Link

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Next-Generation Space Toilet

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has teamed up with engineers from the private sector to develop a next-generation space toilet, which they hope to complete within the next five years. Clean and easy to use, the envisioned space toilet … Continue reading

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Lottery ‘misprints’ cost man $135,000

TORONTO, Jan. 6 (UPI) — A Toronto-area man who won $135,000 on four scratch-off lottery tickets has been told they were printing mistakes, and he won’t be given the prizes. Full Article

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U2 New Album News

From Rolling Stone: In early December, Rolling Stone traveled to London to visit U2 in the studio as Bono and Co. worked on the upcoming No Line on the Horizon. The journey was as spellbinding and energizing as you might … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Jobs

WSJ.com

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Seriously, who doesn’t like the feel of laundry right out of the dyer?

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