So I have been setting this prank up for about 3 weeks now, but unfortunately the fruits of my labor came to fruition yesterday. All for the best I guess. Background: My wife and I are very healthy and we
Slightly odd post here but I wanted to give the Wii fit props for helping me lose weight! It seriously helped weighing myself every day on it and it telling me well done etc. Here's my progress on it http://i.imgur.com/Zcekusk.jpg
Cyrus Lee / ZDNet:Apples trade-in program meets lukewarm response in China — Summary:Apple is not generous in recycling its own products in China as the US giant offers roughly half of the reclaiming prices offered
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:Salesforce buys mobile authentication startup Toopher — Salesforce has acquired Toopher, a startup that developed a mobile app for two-factor authentication that people can use to successfully
Stephen Lawson / PC World:Cisco to buy SDN startup Embrane — Cisco plans to beef up its SDN technology by acquiring Embrane, a startup with an architecture for virtualized network appliances. — Terms of the
Wall Street Journal:European Commission seeks permission to publish confidentially filed antitrust complaints from shopping, local, and travel firms against Google — EU Lays Groundwork for Antitrust Charges Against Google —
Martin Anderson / The Stack:‘Trojan.Laziok’ reconnaissance malware targets Middle East energy sector — Researchers at Symantec have observed that a relatively new data exfiltration software has been put to service
Sen. Robert Menendez was indicted on 14 counts of public corruption charging him with accepting bribes in exchange for doing favors.The 68-page indictment alleges that, since he entered the Senate in 2006, the New Jersey Democrat accepted nearly $1 million in gif …
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A group of 14 attorneys general has asked Congress to launch an investigation of the herbal supplements industry and to consider giving the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stronger oversight of the industry, New York Attorney
Google has announced that its web browser Chrome and other products will no longer recognize security certificates issued by the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), the government agency that oversees China’s domain name registry. Read More
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has awarded a $1 million grant to the City of Racine, WI under the Idle Industrial Sites Redevelopment Program. This particular grant will assist in the redevelopment of two large and historic industrial buildings in
LONDON — Jonathan Lee has spent 30 years in the shipping business. But he was as excited as a rookie over the scene on his screen one recent day here at the international nerve center of his oil tanker chartering and dispatching
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The number of academic drug discovery centres has grown considerably in recent years, providing new opportunities to couple
Some classes and functions have cpython equivalents, but they all have native python implementations too. In addition, a tox config is provided so the testsuite can be run in a virtualenv setup against all supported python versions.
Its officially spring and retailers are preparing for warm weather and hotter sales. In April youll find deals on everything from travel to jewelry, as well as some left-over March deals on winter items.
Why did the B.C. government suddenly slam the door on their old friend George Abbott, after spending months recruiting him to head up the B.C. Treaty Commission? The instant media narrative, embraced by a shocked Abbott and then by NDP
New Orleans police Wednesday morning said they arrested Michael Anthony Portis, 24, in connection with the fatal shooting of Dominos pizza delivery driver Michael Price. The man accused by New Orleans police of murdering Dominos delivery driver Michael Price late
You can spend hours on stock photo sites searching for that perfect image, simply because youre so memorized by all of the absurdly ridiculous photos that come up in your search. The sad/funny thing is, real people actually had to
Brr2 is a DExD/H-box RNA helicase that is responsible for U4/U6 unwinding, a critical step in spliceosomal activation. Brr2 is a large protein that consists of an N-terminal domain with unknown function and two Hel308-like modules that are responsible for
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Though the classic brick has not changed since it was patented in 1958, the Lego brand has evolved greatly in the past half-century. The simple building toy has grown into an empire boasting enormous playsets, board games, video games and
The phrase an apple a day keeps the doctor away might not be true any longer as apples cannot really do that, however, it can help using fewer prescription medications. The phrase an apple a day keeps the doctor away
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Brianne Altice, 35, was taken into custody and ordered to stand trial in 2nd District Court after Judge John R. Morris refused to set bail, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Altice, is facing a total of 14 felony charges for allegedly
For any college basketball fan, this is the best time of the year. The Final Four is set, and to add to all the madness, FanSided and Victory Bell Rings have partnered up with TiqIQ, one of the top ticket
Cullinan, 55, disagreed about how to implement CEOs Ross McEwans strategy to scale back the corporate and institutional bank, the person added, without saying who the dispute was with. Hell leave the bank on April 30, RBS said in a
RTV is built in python using the curses library, and is compatible with most terminal emulators on Linux and OS X. RTV will read a configuration file located at ~/.rtv . This can be used to avoid having to re-enter
In its monthly report, the office, responsible for reviewing state contracts and payments, says it also approved $116.8 million for 19,000 corporate and other tax refunds and $44 million for 325,000 property-tax-freeze credits.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Has the Most Ferocious Lawyer in America Defending Him. Judy Clarke, the publicity-shy anti-death-penalty attorney, has defended the Unabomber, Susan Smith, and Jared Loughner, and successfully spared them capital punishment.
At the 2012 World Snooker Championship final, Ronnie OSullivan, considered the most talented snooker player of all time, completed a remarkable sequence of shots to clear the table. Sam Knight comments on the performance. Master of the Snooker Table.
So youd like to apply an evolutionary hypothesis about gestation to your pregnancy? For the past few years Ive been challenging the obstetric dilemma hypothesis--the idea that hominin mothers bipedal pelves have shortened our species gestation length and caused infant
How to Choose the Best Over-the-Air Antenna for free HDTV. A comprehensive article telling you how to find the broadcasting footprint of stations in your area, how that affects the type of antenna you need, how to build a good
Syrian Journey: Choose your own escape route. The Syrian conflict has torn the country apart, leaving thousands dead and driving millions to flee their homes. Many seek refuge in neighbouring countries but others pay traffickers to take them to Europe
Sundays is a beautiful science fiction short film by Dutch director Mischa Rozema of PostPanic Pictures for roughly $50000. The film was also intended to be a concept pitch for a feature, and it worked as intended, sparking a bidding
The Washington Post has attempted to comprehensively list all April Fools pranks and hoaxes appearing on the internet today, helpfully separated into categories. Theres still April Fools Day on the Web (mentioned twice, previously) which has a collection of jokes,
On stage that day, Iglesias declared that Podemos would take back power from self-serving elites and hand it over to the people. To do that, the new party needs votes. If that means arousing emotions and being accused of populism,
Neill was hosting a special flower show at his shop called Passion for Peonies as part of Chelsea Fringe. The Peonies he had on display were absolutely breathtaking ~ take a look. Direct link to more peony photography at florist
Measure Yourself by the Standard of the Capybara April is both Mathematics Awareness Month and National Poetry Month, so logically we should be reading mathematical poetry. Unit of Measure by Sandra Beasley is a perfect poem for this purpose. This
Daphne and Celeste were a manufactured teen pop duo around the turn of the century, who released singles such as U.G.L.Y and Ooh Stick You and reached some kind of apotheosis during a legendary near-riot of a performance at the
Today, April 1, Funny Or Die introduces Dips: 1.5 second looping embeddable videos.Quite a few MeFi favorites have made dips for the launch, including: Hannibal Burress Ellie Kemper, Jon Hamm, Rachel Maddow, Paul Feig, Al Weird Al Yankovich, Michael B.
Katanas & Trenchcoats! Do you yearn to portray the passionate and harrowing drama of awesome Immortals in a secret supernatural world? Does your heart sing the ancient aphotic melody of 90s storytelling? Does endless fire burn within you to make
Robert J. Zdarsky, known to cult-film fans everywhere as Robert ZDar, has died at age 64. A hard-working actor who had been making steady appearances on TV and film since 1985, ZDar is best known -- depending on who you
Carbon Capture by Jonathan Franzen Has climate change made it harder for people to care about conservation?And so I came to feel miserably conflicted about climate change. I accepted its supremacy as the environmental issue of our time, but I