Daily Archives: 13 May 13, 2009

Further evidence that Texas A&M is a cult

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) – College Station must seem like heaven to many Aggies. So the city of College Station is putting the finishing touches on an eternal resting place for them. The new Memorial Cemetery of College Station is … Continue reading

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White, African, American

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. – A former student claims in a lawsuit that the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey discriminated against him for the way he described his background in classroom discussions on cultural diversity. Paulo Serodio said … Continue reading

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Dog that chewed off its own feet to escape trap walks again thanks to prosthetics

If there was ever a dog that deserved a second chance, Andre is that dog. He’s been living with just two legs for a long time. “He’s just a fun loving guy, very warm personality,” Martin Kaufmann with OrthoPets said. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Most Common Ingredients in Fast Food

Order a meal in any fast-food restaurant, and you’ll likely walk away with a sandwich, fries and a drink. If you had to identify the ingredients of this meal, you might list beef (or chicken), lettuce, tomato, cheese, ketchup, bread, … Continue reading

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What Will Become of Me by Adrian Piper

The artist started to collect her hair and toenails since 1985, once she dies, her cremated remains will be part of this collection. I’m thinking there’s no way she kept all of her nail clippings – I mean, sometimes those … Continue reading

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Heart Shaped Melons

Japan Probe tells us that a store in Fukuoka is selling heart-shaped watermelons.

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What the UMC Could Learn From McDonald’s

The federal government may be using a lot of Monopoly money these days, but no matter how you slice it, $20 million is a lot of cash. That’s what the United Methodist Church is spending on its ReThink Church campaign … Continue reading

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Impressive Balancing

But one day that rock is going to come loose. It’s a good thing a microburst didn’t come his way – that’s a Dallas reference in case you are wondering.

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Guinea Pig Clothes

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Countdown until 1,000,000th Word in English Language

At the current pace of a new English-language word created about every 98 minutes, English will cross the Million Word Mark on June 10th, 2009 at 10:22 am (Stratford-on Avon Time) www.languagemonitor.com

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Tempting ‘How To” of the Day

How to Cook a Cow Head Looking for a fun project this weekend? I recommend you go to your nearest Fiesta Supermarket, buy yourself a cow head and make some delicious barbacoa. HoustonPress.com

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Bag of Randomness

I don’t watch The Biggest Loser, but I like how the contestants on the final show break through an old poster of themselves where they were morbidly obese.  Inspiring.  But three friggin’ hours of this show is just ridiculous. Sometimes … Continue reading

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