Monthly Archives: June 2009

U2’s New Stage Set Finally Revealed

Irish rockers U2 have revealed they picked a space-age circular stage for their world tour — kicking off spectacularly tonight at Barcelona’s giant 97,500-capacity Camp Nou stadium. Bono & co’s 100-date, £90m U2360 tour will arrive in Dublin next month. … Continue reading

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BYU lifts YouTube ban

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Brigham Young University, the Mormon church school where students agree to live a chaste and virtuous life, has lifted its almost three-year policy of blocking access to YouTube. Administrators lifted the ban on Friday, citing an … Continue reading

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Holy Land Experience theme park free day still a mystery

Holy Land Experience doesn’t want you to know when it schedules its required free day each year out of concern over a possible “uncontrollable situation.” At least that’s the conclusion to be drawn by a letter the religion-based theme park … Continue reading

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Heck of a way to light up

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PB2 Powdered Peanut Butter

Through a unique process that does not involve the use of any chemicals nor does it alter nature’s balance in peanuts, over 85% of the fat is removed from the peanuts. Essentially, the oil is squeezed out of roasted peanuts … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

If you’re a Star Wars fan and someone that keeps up with pop-culture, then you will probably get the above picture. An impulse buy happened yesterday, and if WifeGeeding is upset, she shouldn’t be upset at me but my buddy … Continue reading

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13-Year-Old Switches iPod for Walkman for a Week

When the Sony Walkman was launched, 30 years ago this week, it started a revolution in portable music. But how does it compare with its digital successors? The Magazine invited 13-year-old Scott Campbell to swap his iPod for a Walkman … Continue reading

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The Obamas Find a Church Home — Away from Home

Here’s an interesting article on the  Obamas’ new church home which includes a bit of history of  how other presidents worshiped and the struggles of praying in public and inconveniences other church members because of security. There’s a bit of … Continue reading

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