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In the news

Meteorite lands on beach. Really? Some have already pointed out that meteorites are in fact very cold and it’s only the outside that burns before rapidly cooling off on landing. One scientist has already said it’s manmade and contains high … Continue reading

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In the news

Other than vaguely thinking about my trip to Turkey in July, I’ve not been thinking much about the recent volcano stuff going on (I refuse to use the word chaos as they use it in every news story related to … Continue reading

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Games

Blizzard making a packet on the (virtual) horses? Estimates at $2.5 million an hour at it’s peak. Guess you can’t really blame Blizzard, they have set a pretty high price and yet there is still massive demand. If people want … Continue reading

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Odd

Made me and Miss C chuckle. Man tries to revive roadkill. “Another reported seeing him give mouth to mouth resuscitation to the carcass.”

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The Falkland islanders look forward to a prosperous future whilst Argentina starts making more noise. To be honest after reading about paco abuse in Argentina (a cocaine byproduct mixed with suphuric acid, glue, crushed glass and rat poison) I think … Continue reading

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Body scanner will be compulsory. Who would have thought it. A suspicious person might think the recent rise of UK threat level to severe was done just to justify such a move. Maybe I’ll just use the Eurostar – well … Continue reading

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What do you think the number one thing is that the Haitian people need right now after the terrible earthquake? Food? Water? Medicine? Shelter? Nah, ‘solar powered audio bible’ of course! D’uh. Earthquake survivors get solar-powered bibles. “Peoples’ houses are … Continue reading

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The worlds tallest building – the Burj Dubai – is about to open and whilst I know that most of Dubai has been built on the back of slave labour (for all intents and purposes), the whole place must be … Continue reading

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Lord Adonis says 2010 will be year of high-speed rail. “Building work could begin in 2017, with the first trains running in 2025, and the scheme could cost £60bn.” So not exactly 2010 really. I know these things have to … Continue reading

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Tony Blair – “It’s not true that nobody likes me”. Sure Tony, sure. I bet everyone loves you for starting a war in Iraq and earning £7 million a year. What’s not to like?

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