Daily Archives: 06 August 6, 2009

Hack Attacks on Twitter and Facebook

Follow the developments here and here.

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Selling Lemonade to Get to Disneyland

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The Pharaoh of Pop

The Pharaoh of Pop doesn’t quite have the same ring to it as King of Pop, but visitors to Chicago’s Field Museum could swear that’s Jacko’s face on a 3,000-year-old Egyptian bust. The spitting image limestone sculpture has been on … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Baby Dolls

Bebé Glotón is a infant doll made by Berjuan, a toy maker in Spain, for the express purpose of promoting breastfeeding. The idea is to impress upon kids that breastfeeding is natural. Your child wears a colorful bra-like halter-top featuring … Continue reading

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Baby Throwing for Good Health

Devotees at a shrine in Harangal village of Parbhani in western India’s Maharashtra observe a bizarre ritual of throwing their babies for good health from a considerable height onto a cloth sheet held below.

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Human Pencils

Pencils made from the carbon of human cremains. 240 pencils can be made from an average body of ash – a lifetime supply of pencils for those left behind. Each pencil is foil stamped with the name of the person. … Continue reading

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That’s one way to wash a car

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Random Question of the Day

News seems to be tainted today.  It’s quite obvious that Fox News leans heavily towards the conservative side, politically.  And it’s quite obvious that MSNBC leans pretty liberally.  We know that many newspapers lean one way or the other.  Heck, … Continue reading

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The Curious Case of Phineas Gage

I found the story behind this photo quite interesting. Wikipedia

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I’m Impressed

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Miss Landmine cancelled

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – A BEAUTY pageant in which landmine victims were to compete to win a prosthetic limb has been cancelled after the Cambodian government said it was in bad taste, organisers said Monday. In the ‘Miss Landmine Cambodia’ … Continue reading

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Ugly Dog Needs A Home

With the head of a meerkat and the body of a spotted piglet, ET the dog would come last in any beauty contest. And sadly for him, he fares equally badly in the popularity stakes. For the last three months … Continue reading

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