Daily Archives: 16 December 16, 2009

Let’s just say that I don’t miss that work culture anymore

Fidelity fires four for playing fantasy football Cameron Pettigrew called himself the “Fidelity Man.” Working as a relationship manager in the private client group at Fidelity Investments’ Westlake office, Pettigrew says he looked forward to work every day. He even … Continue reading

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Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

They make an unlikely trio, but Baloo the bear, Leo the lion and Shere Khan the tiger have forged an unusually strong bond. Considering that they would be mortal enemies if they ever were to meet in the wild, it … Continue reading

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Second-grader suspended over drawing of Jesus

A Taunton father is outraged after his 8-year-old son was sent home from school and required to undergo a psychological evaluation after drawing a stick-figure picture of Jesus Christ on the cross. The father said he got a call earlier … Continue reading

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Chilean Olympic weightlifter has baby during training

Chilean Olympic weightlifter Elizabeth Poblete has given birth to a baby boy during a training session, without having known she was pregnant. Ms Poblete, 22, who lives in Brazil, said she had felt unwell but had had no idea she … Continue reading

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Make A Dare

MakeADare is a social media network where you get to dare your friends, vote on other users’ videos and upload your own videos as proof to earn streetcred. MakeADare.com

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The Republic of Bacon

Where you can win bacon for a decade. republicofbacon.com

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Across the Country, Barefoot

Tellman Knudson’s feet are getting a tough education in our nation’s crumbling infrastructure. In a bid to raise $100 million for charity (and capture a world record), Knudson is running barefoot across the U.S. We caught up with him near … Continue reading

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Antivirus Software and a Years Worth of Bacon

Tell Norton a data loss story and you might be one of 12 winners that will get a bacon-of-the-month membership. nortonsavedmybacon.com

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Bacon Christmas Ornaments

Nothing like making your Christmas nice and crispy. Only $12 for a set of six

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Bag of Randomness

WifeGeeding and I visited her doctor yesterday.  All is well.  We find out the sex of FetusGeeding sometime in January. One of her teaching friends were nice enough to sell us a bunch of baby stuff for the cheap yesterday.  … Continue reading

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