EDIT, just going to sleep. Thanks for the questions, I will continue to answer as soon as possible. I joined a 4 man crew aboard Dolphin, a 104 year old Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter, and sailed her from Ireland to
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:Dailymotion Buys SublimeVideo Developer Jilion To Build Out Video Producing And Customizing Capabilities — With a Yahoo purchase very much off the cards, Frances Dailymotion is making
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Amazons Kindle FreeTime Becomes An Even Better Babysitter, With New Educational Feature That Tells Kids To “Learn First,” Play Later — Kindle FreeTime, Amazons parental control software
Jim Finkle / Reuters:Chinese hackers spied on Europeans before G20 meeting: researcher — (Reuters) - Chinese hackers eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries before last Septembers G20
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and ranking member James Inhofe (R-Okla.) argued there simply isn’t time to consider amendments on Iran or anything else. “This is the only way we can pass a bill this year,” Levin
When Mr. Mandela was released from prison in 1990, he told his followers in theAfrican National Congress that he believed in the nationalization of South Africa’s main businesses. “The nationalization of the mines, banks and monopoly industries is the policy of
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsins ultra-liberal capital city is a place where just about anything goes, from street parties to naked bike rides. But city officials say a business is pushing even Madisons boundaries by offering, of all things, hugs.
Fox News has reportedly paid a former PR executive at the company approximately $8 million in hush money after firing him this summer.Brian Lewis, a former executive vice president at Fox News, was fired in July amid reports that he had been
Woman was arrested for squirting Florida boyfriendDECEMBER 6--In a commendable bit of prosecutorial discretion, a domestic violence charge has been dropped against a 19-year-old Florida woman who was arrested for an unprovoked water pistol attack on her boyfriend, records sho …
Computer use increasing smartly. Individuals use computers in homes, faculties and businessmen use computer to perform many tasks with ease and luxury. Many various tasks youll be able to do on laptop suc …
On Sunday, with swaths of eastern China shrouded in a polluted haze, Chinese state media decided to release a list of five “surprising benefits” of smog. Here, courtesy of Wang Lei, an editor for China Central Television’s website, are five
A climate study of Tolkien’s Middle Earth of the Lord of the Rings trilogy reveals some interesting intersections with “Modern Earth.” The places on Earth most similar in climate to the Shire include a small region in New Zealand as
sit somewhere between pigs and anchovies, scientists reported recently. That puts us right in the middle of the chain, with polar bears and orca whales occupying the highest position.In the new study, ecologists specifically …
SANFORD, Fla. -George Zimmermans girlfriend doesnt want to press charges against Zimmerman after she accused him of pointing a gun at her in their domestic violence incident last month,according to court documents.
It was vacation time on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills . The women headed off on a trip to Palm Springs and they didnt forget to pack plenty of drama! Brandi Glanville brought more than her share, especially
Insulin, enteroglucagon, neurotensin, gastric inhibitory polypeptide , and motilin have been measured in plasma during an oral glucose test in 76 patients before or after different upper gastrointestinal operations for peptic ulceration.
Immanuel Underwood, 21, and Raphael Alexis Howell, 28, were arrested for robbing someone in the area of Jodi Drive on Dec. 4. While investigating this separate robbery, officers found evidence of Underwoods involvement in the Dec. 1 Kentucky Fried Chicken
Is this where society is headed where a guy should make certain the young woman he is going to have a mutual sexual encounter with needs to have a Yes text from her before they hook up? Well, according to
Lets admit it: Britain is now a developing country.Gender equality? The WEF ranks us behind Nicaragua and Lesotho. Investment by business? The Economist thinks we are struggling to keep up with Mali. Let me put it more broadly, Britain is
Why Im quitting Tropfest The December 2013 winner of Tropfest - The worlds largest short film festival has attracted controversy by awarding first prize to Bamboozled - a story where a man sleeps with his ex girlfriend whos had a
We began the present study by asking, as some linguists have asked before us, why the ordering of certain conjoined elements is fixed. -Cooper and Ross, 1975 (pdf) Siamese twins in linguistics: examples are here and there (and everywhere) and
It is difficult to isolate a particular ideology from the image-repertoire of late capitalism. What is noticeable is not the content of the images but the efficiency and rapidity with which they are circulated and consumed. Jonah Peretti wrote a
We northerners are well-balanced people: we have chips on both our shoulders. One of our long-standing gripes is that Their Rugby – union – is treated as a national sport while Our Rugby – league – is patronised as a
Curious as to what various legal and intelligence agencies can do with the data they are now currently collecting? They are collecting cell phone locations, there are currently license plate scanning vehicles in many larger cities, and Google Maps will
In 1973, a small think-tank with the mandate of anticipating and preparing for future threats was formed inside the DoD, called the Office of Net Assessment. A RAND corp strategist named Andrew Marshall was placed at its head. Forty years
Last month, the Vine Orchestra held a call for orchestral scores with durations of less than 6 seconds. Over 150 compositions were entered, and 52 compositions were performed and recorded on December 1st.You can find all 52 on their youtube
Always I love you and realize what a desert life might have been without you. —Margaret Mead to anthropologist and folklorist Ruth Benedict, who remained her companion and arguably her soul-mate despite both women having husbands.
Tila Tequila, Jew (?), Converts to Sexy Hitler. After the death of her fiancée, Casey Johnson, Tequila announced her conversion to Judaism. That was a year ago. Now, shes committed an abrupt about-face, and is writing essays sympathizing with Hitler,
Red Jalopy creates posters for 10 fake films from The Simpsons. Fake promotional materials for fictional movies have become a popular form of amateur and professional graphic design on the web and in real life. The latest entry, Red Jalopys
Digitised Diseases is an open access resource featuring human bones which have been digitised using 3D laser scanning, CT and radiography. The resource focuses on a wide range of pathological type specimens from archaeological and historical medical collections, specifically examples
The number of homeless New Yorkers in shelters has risen by more than 69 percent since 2002, when Mayor Bloomberg took office. Each night as many as 60,000 people -- including more than 22,000 children, the highest number since the
Ellie Castellanos is a severely autistic thirteen year old artist whose prolific drawn art, animation, films, photographs and clay sculptures all share a distinctly colorful, vibrant and upbeat style. Her mother maintains an online gallery of her work, as well
Protesters blocked a private Google shuttle in the Mission District of San Francisco today. In the video, a Google employee who hopped off the bus shouts down Erin McElroy, a protester who also heads the eviction mapping project. How long