viernes, 30 de abril de 2010

New Yorkers to get timely help traversing crosswalks alive

Pedestrians crossing New York City's most dangerous intersections will be getting a hand soon from countdown clocks.

Thousands of the timing devices are going to go up across the five boroughs after an exhaustive 17-month experiment showed that they're safety boosters -- at least for some of the widest streets with the most traffic.

Source:
http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/signal_timers_to_boost_pedestrian_96LYIJkLtkiNoPI6cZNvWO?sms_ss=digg

Woman injured in boat crash at Disney

By Anika Myers Palm, Orlando Sentinel A woman was injured in a boating accident on Thursday at Walt Disney World near the Treehouse Villas.

Barbara Wormald, 61,�

Source:
http://thedailydisney.com/blog/2010/04/woman-injured-in-boat-crash-at-disney/

Flea infestation shuts down Ohio health department

A county health department in Ohio has closed because of a hygiene issue under its own roof: an infestation of fleas.

Source:
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/36825265/ns/us_news/

Geeky Skull Tattoo Formed From ASCII Codes PICS

Here is a tattoo artist who has gone ahead and inked a cool digital skull tattoo using the codes, thus making beautiful ASCII Art.

Source:
http://www.walyou.com/blog/2010/04/29/ascii-skull-tattoo-art/

Universal Packaging System Can Package Just About Anything

Boxes have traditionally been the taskmasters of shipping.

But what about those oddly shaped items that dont quite sit right in a box or require a larger box and thus leads to increased waste?

Source:
http://techvert.com/design/universal-packaging-system-can-package-anything/

jueves, 29 de abril de 2010

Coffee Its Actually Healthier Than You Think

Coffee drinkers may be at lower risk of liver and colon cancer, type 2 diabetes, and Parkinson's disease

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/04/28/coffee.studies/index.html?hpt=C2

Confirmed BMW To Launch Megacity Electric Vehicle In 2013

The Megacity Vehicle, a zero-emission urban car for the worlds metropolitan regions, is currently being developed as part of project i and will be available from 2013 under a sub-brand of BMW.

Source:
http://transportsustainability.cleantechnology-business-review.com/news/bmw_to_launch_megacity_vehicle_in_2013_100426/

Protect Your Kids from Porny Folder Art Geek Stuff PIC

This ad for Latinworks' Parental Control Bar urges parents to protect their kids from the seedier sides of the internet.

But if you're going to organize your folders like that, what the hell do you expect?

Source:
http://gizmodo.com/5526543/protect-your-kids-from-porny-folder-art

Biomechanical Mike Stand Gets a Gleaming Grip

A biomechanical arm built out of found objects and stainless steel rods served as inspiration for one of the worlds weirdest microphone stands.
Artist Chris Conte created the gleaming, sci-fi�looking mike holder for Adam Gontier, lead singer of Three Days Grace.

Source:
http://www.wired.com/underwire/2010/04/biomechanical-mike-stand/

Enron Broadway Opening Night

"Enron" Broadway Opening Night

Source:
http://www.wcbs880.com/pages/6914276.php

miércoles, 28 de abril de 2010

Seed Cathedral Has 60000 SeedFilled Fiber Optic Rods

The UK Pavilion, otherwise known as the Seed Cathedral, created by British design star Thomas Heatherwick has 60,000 fibre-optic rods, each with a seed implanted in its tip.

Source:
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/04/awe-inspiring-seed-cathedral-shanghai-world-expo-2010.php

Mick Foley More Men Needed to Fight Sexual Violence

After 25 years in professional wrestling, I really thought I knew pain.

I was wrong. Every week as a volunteer on RAINN's sexual abuse hotline, I bear witness to the type of pain I can only guess at.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mick-foley/help-wanted-more-men-need_b_553482.html

An Artist

To give ones perception of the soul to mankind is the hardest thing a person could find......

Source:
http://mysticalpoetryandpolitics.blogspot.com/2009/02/watch-latest-videos-on-youtube_11.html

Clever Ways to Cut Car Insurance

If you knew of some reliable ways to reduce the cost of your car insurance then its highly probable you would follow suit and use your hard earned pennies for something else.

Source:
http://www.insurancequotesinseconds.com/auto-insurance/clever-ways-to-cut-car-insurance

Hardees Debuts 1000Calorie Breakfast Bacon Optional

They say a big breakfast is the key to having a good day, but the fast-food chain's latest offering (biscuits + gravy + eggs + sausage = 1,000 calories) might put you in a food coma after you eat it.

A company spokesman says it's also available with -- wait for it -- bacon.

Source:
http://blogs.riverfronttimes.com/gutcheck/2010/04/hardees_adds_eggs_sausage_to_i.php

martes, 27 de abril de 2010

Victorias Secret Heavenly Flowers Launch

Victoria's Secret "Heavenly Flowers" Launch

Source:
http://www.wcbs880.com/pages/6893973.php

Cooking 101

Searching for quick and easy dinner recipes, cocktail ideas for this weekend's soire or crowd-pleasing entertaining tips for upcoming company?

Source:
http://ideas.thenest.com/dinner-recipes/cooking-advice.aspx?cm_sp=HP-_-Hed1-_-cooking-for-dummies

25 Barcode Inspired Photographs and Artworks [PICS]

In this post we have gathered some of great photographs and artworks inspired by Barcode.

Source:
http://www.webdesigncore.com/2010/04/26/25-barcode-inspired-photographs-and-artworks/

The Adventures Of Mr Fly

Meet Mr Fly, a piano-playing, guitar- bashing, musical genius from the insect world.

Mr Fly is the unlikely muse of Belgian amateur photographer Nicholas Hendrickx.

Source:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/ukaaa/sets/72157600327168850/

Its a Crap Pic

"Our cruisers can't repel firepower of that magnitude!"

Source:
http://www.toplessrobot.com/2010/04/admiral_ackbar_the_toilet.php

lunes, 26 de abril de 2010

The Art of Google Doodles

At Google's Silicon Valley corporate headquarters, the artists painting on digital canvases are producing works of art that will be viewed by millions . . . but disappear in just 24 hours.
They are the creators of Google's Doodles, the often playful illustrations that regularly transform Google's home page to mark things like holidays ....

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/04/25/sunday/main6430407.shtml

Top 7 Superfood Combinations

Experts say good nutrition isn't just about one superstar ingredient; it's about group dynamics -- the way certain food combinations work together for maximum health benefits.

These superfood combinations can lower your cancer risk, strengthen your bones, boost your immunity, and give you better skin.

Source:
http://www.fitnessmagazine.com/recipes/healthy-eating/superfoods/superfood-combinations/

Tulip Festival 2010

Tulip Festival 2010

Source:
http://www.wcbs880.com/pages/6883842.php?imageGalleryXRefId=1815673#imgXR

May The Bong Be With You

Hit this sweet cheeba you will.

Hmmm? I forsee ganja legalized in California it will!

Source:
http://hailmaryjane.com/yoda-bong-is-awesome/

Should Larry Kings Marriage License be Revoked

Why are people who are so bad at mating for life allowed to keep pairing up?...

Source:
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1983883,00.html?iid=digg_share

domingo, 25 de abril de 2010

Tell Wellpoint stop dropping sick women from ins coverage

Sign our petition and stand against the insurance industry practice Wellpoint has adopted, targeting women who have recently been diagnosed with breast cancer and finding reasons to drop their coverage.

Source:
http://action.nwlc.org/site/PageServer?pagename=Tell_Wellpoint_to_Stop_Dropping_Women&autologin=true

Room for Debate Is All That Sitting Really Killing Us

Are those perfect chairs just making us stay still for longer periods?

Source:
http://roomfordebate.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/23/is-all-that-sitting-really-killing-us/

Injured and invisible

Hundreds of Canadian soldiers have been wounded in the Afghanistan war, some horrifically so.

Yet they return home to little fanfare or recognition.

Source:
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/Injured invisible/2946030/story.html

7 Tips to Getting a Second Date For a Guy

Getting that elusive "yes" to a second date can often be a challenge.

Never have to hear "work is just so busy right now" again by reading these 7 tips.

Source:
http://guyism.com/2010/04/7-tips-to-getting-a-second-date.html

Ripple Effects After an Offshore Oil Rig Explosion TIME

Oil leakage appears to have been avoided after the April 20 oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, blunting potential environmental disaster.

But it is worth asking, What if?

Source:
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1984338,00.html

sábado, 24 de abril de 2010

Gas Station Employee Wins 2585 Million

Chris Shaw, an employee of Break Time gas station in the middle of Missouri, noticed a lot of people buying Powerball tickets Wednesday night.

So he bought one. And he won the prize, which represents the 10th largest jackpot in the history of the mega, multi-state lottery. He's going to keep his truck, he says.

Source:
http://blogs.riverfronttimes.com/dailyrft/2010/04/missouri_lottery_powerball_winner_marshall_missouri.php

Spanish Hospital Claims First FullFace Transplant

A hospital in Spain says it has carried out the world's first full-face transplant, giving a man a new nose, skin, jaws, cheekbones, teeth and other features after he lost his face in an accident.

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126219298

7 EcoFriendly Compacts Europe Has Them We Want Them

Question: What is Europe doing better than the US? Answer: Compact, fuel-efficient vehicles.

Source:
http://www.autointhenews.com/7-eco-friendly-compacts-europe-has-them-we-want-them/

RIP

Lazy rings of smoke float ever down, in filtered evening beams of tired light.
Ten thousand miles of anxious wandering.Tell my tales to all i meet, so i know myself.
Throbbing midnights and lover's dreams.

Fears only i know alone in the dark.
Lost in space, not to memory, never to life......

Source:
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1622674/rip.html?cat=10

12 Herbal Remedies Everyone Should Know

Some of the herbal remedies, you should know about!

Source:
http://www.allinfodir.com/healthinfo/12-herbal-remedies-everyone-should-know.html

viernes, 23 de abril de 2010

Triple Word Score Amazing Scrabble Wedding Proposal VIDEO

Using stop-motion and his favorite board game, Brandon comes up with a very creative and geeky way to propose to his girlfriend.

Source:
http://bridepop.com/creative/scrabble-stop-motion-wedding-proposal/

7 Reasons to Brush Your Teeth Twice a Day

Do you doubt the importance of brushing your teeth twice a day in the modern world of mouth wash, mints, breath sprays, and breath strips? Believe it or not there are more reasons than minty fresh breath to keep up with your tooth brushing skills.

Source:
http://www.sanedentist.com/7-reasons-to-brush-your-teeth-twice-a-day.html

Deadly New Fungus Emerging in Oregon Expected to Spread

A deadly, airborne new strain of fungus has emerged in Oregon.

It has killed nearly one out of four known affected people so far and might also attack animals ranging from dogs to dolphins. And it is likely to spread. "This novel fungus is worrisome because it appears to be a threat to otherwise healthy people."

Source:
http://www.livescience.com/health/deadly-new-fungus-oregon-100422.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: Livesciencecom (LiveScience.com Science Headline Feed)

Sneaking onto Discovery Island

Explorer not afraid when sneeking onto Disney's abandon Discovery Island

Source:
http://thedailydisney.com/blog/2010/04/explorer-says-he-wasnt-afraid-when-he-snuck-onto-disney-worlds-discovery-island/

Abraham in Egypt

The Bible contains multiple synchronies with the history of ancient Egypt, beginning with the obvious synchrony of Egypt's founding with the Babel Incident.

But it can also explain one of Egypt's most famous artifacts: the Great Pyramid of Giza, built by Pharaoh Khufu after he received a nomad named Abraham.

Source:
http://www.examiner.com/x-35826-Creationism-Examiner~y2010m4d22-Abraham-in-Egypt

jueves, 22 de abril de 2010

The 5 Lenses That Our National Culture Values

About a year ago I met this young lady who was working in a South Seattle coffee shop. In all honesty, my first reaction to her wasnt something Im proud of. My morality first reacted to her tattoo and bright lipstick; this then engaged my emotions and caused me to draw back relationally.

Source:
http://peerplace.wordpress.com/2010/04/12/lids-and-lenses/

How to Get the Most Out of Sexual Play

Researchers have found that there are four primary ways in which couples can really enhance their sex life: novelty, sexual trance, partner engagement, and role play.

Source:
http://dating-advice.tv/how-to-get-the-most-out-of-sexual-play/

American Idiot Broadway Opening

"American Idiot" Broadway Opening

Source:
http://www.wcbs880.com/idiot/6857165

How Bernanke Is Using the Printing Press to Win Friends and

Presented by Robert P.

Murphy at "The Inflationary Path to Despotism," the Mises Circle in Phoenix, Arizona, 10 April 2010. Sponsored by James M. Rodney. Inc...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BARmYUkdQUE

Jaime Escalante Inspiration for a Movie Dies at 79

Mr.

Escalante was the high school teacher whose ability to turn out high-achieving calculus students from a poor Hispanic neighborhood in East Los Angeles inspired the 1988 film Stand and Deliver.�

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/01/us/01escalante.html

miércoles, 21 de abril de 2010

Birmingham Pub Blacklist From 1904 Pics

A gallery of drunks blacklisted from pubs in England over 100 years ago. Evidently, booze has been making people go cross-eyed for a long, long time.

Source:
http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/UK-News/Birmingham-Pub-Blacklist-ASBOs-From-1904/Media-Gallery/201003415583899?lpos=UK_News_News_in_Picture_Strange_News_Region_1&lid=GALLERY_15583899_Birmingham_Pub_Blacklist_ASBOs_From_1904

Ultimate Steampunk Bongs and Paraphernalia Collection PICS

Its no surprise were seeing bong and pipe designs based off of the Steampunk theme. Our only questions is: Where do we get one? Old world or brand new, a happy 420 day to you ;-)

Source:
http://cannagraphic.com/lifestyle/paraphernalia/ultimate-steampunk-bongs-and-paraphernalia-collection/

Beating Obesity 10 Ideas to Solve the Problem

There will be trade-offs, and some people will have to do more to help other people, but there is nothing profoundly redistributive about these interventions, nothing terribly inconvenient, nothing that will impinge upon the choices that adults make -- nothing that's going to prevent a kid from eating an occasional Twinkie.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2010/04/beating-obesity-10-ideas-to-solve-the-problem/39130/

Substance in breast milk kills cancer cells

Patients with cancer of the bladder who were treated with the substance excreted dead cancer cells in their urine after each treatment, which has given rise to hopes that it can be developed into medication for cancer care in the future.

Source:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/04/100419132403.htm

Tim R Williams MD Target Safely

Facing a cancer diagnosis is one of life's most difficult challenges.

But recent, flawed news articles may be frighten patients and make them decide to forgo the life-saving treatments they most need.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tim-r-williams-md/target-safely_b_544270.html

martes, 20 de abril de 2010

Trials Show Ecstasy Helps PostTraumatic Stress Disorder

Ecstasy is showing promising signs of success as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.

Clinical trials in California and Switzerland suggest that the beneficial effect of the substance, regarded as the original designer drug, continue for years after treatment.

Source:
http://health.caledonianmercury.com/2010/04/19/trials-show-ecstasy-helps-post-traumatic-stress-disorder/00531

Art That Breathes amp Grows Because Its Made Out of Plants

Botanical wizards use rice paddies, empty churches, and city buildings to grow a new kind of art.

Source:
http://discovermagazine.com/photos/19-art-breathes-grows-because-made-of-plants/

15K Expected at Boulders 420 Orgasm of Cannabis Consumption

"We're expecting the largest gathering in the history of 4/20 at CU -- between fifteen and twenty-thousand people at the Norlin Quad," directly in front of Norlin Library, which he calls "one of the most academic buildings on campus."

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2010/04/420_in_boulder_preview_an_orga.php

Geek Power How Hacker Culture Conquered the World

The author of Hackers circles back some 25 years later to catch up with some of the coders, visionaries and nerds who built our digital world -- and checks in with the next gen of masterminds.

Source:
http://www.wired.com/magazine/2010/04/ff_hackers/

All You Need to Know About Electric Cars Infographic

While many people may think that electric cars are a relatively new invention, they have actually been around since the early 1800s.

Source:
http://www.allcarselectric.com/blog/1044338_electric-cars-all-you-need-to-know-in-one-image

lunes, 19 de abril de 2010

Jim Wallis This Isnt About Wallis vs Beck

While I have agreed that the cause of social justice has sometimes been politicized for ideological purposes by both Left and Right, I continue to defend the term itself as biblical.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jim-wallis/this-isnt-about-wallis-vs_b_537171.html

Modified Auto Rickshaw PIC

Modified Auto Rickshaw (PIC)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/Tnont.jpg

The Largest Pilgrimage on Earth

As Many as 50 Million Hindus Will Assemble to Spiritually Cleanse Themselves in India's Ganges River.

It's one of the most extraordinary displays of faith on Earth, a spectacular journey drawing tens of millions of people.

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/04/18/sunday/main6408202.shtml

No Jack No Problem

Bob knew that the lack of a jack would not stop him from changing that pesky flat.

After all, he knew the truth, in that the greater the obstacle, the more glory there was in overcoming it!

Source:
http://www.ridelust.com/no-jack-no-problem/

Live models groped at Museum of Modern Art say quotHands Offquot

The Museum of Modern Art has had to escort some visitors out after art enthusiasts were caught getting a little bit too touchy-feely with some of the live performers.

Complaints from the models ranged from being pushed, poked or prodded at.

Source:
http://www.wpix.com/news/wpix-moma-nude-art-touching-041610,0,3933375.story

domingo, 18 de abril de 2010

Some health networks drop elite hospitals

Health insurers are starting to sell policies that largely bar consumers from receiving medical care at popular but expensive hospitals such as Massachusetts General and Brigham and Womens � a once radical idea that is gaining traction as a way to control soaring health care costs.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/news/health/articles/2010/04/17/some_health_networks_drop_elite_hospitals/

Fallen volcano ash could pose health risk

Europeans should try to stay indoors if ash from Iceland's volcano starts settling, the World Health Organization warned Friday as small amounts of ash fell in Iceland, Scotland and Norway.

Source:
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/36595264/ns/health-more_health_news/

Consults Unhappy With Your Looks Or Is It a Disorder

Dr.

Katharine Phillips explores the links between feeling bad about the way you look and body dysmorphic disorder, a psychological condition that can jeopardize work, home and social life.

Source:
http://consults.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/16/unhappy-with-your-looks-or-is-it-a-disorder/

Understanding the split personality of Icelands volcanoes

Not sure why a few plumes of molten rock could somehow spread ash across Europe? We explain what makes the volcanoes of Iceland tick.

Source:
http://arstechnica.com/science/news/2010/04/understanding-the-split-personality-of-icelands-volcanoes.ars

Crossed Movie To Be Written By Garth Ennis Bleeding Cool Com

Crossed is the story of a number of survivors after an zombie-styled infection, leading people to act out the worst inhumanities of man upon each other, all the time exhibiting the very sickest sense of humour.

Romeros The Crazies via Joss Whedons Reavers via� well, Rwanda.

Source:
http://www.bleedingcool.com/2010/04/16/crossed-movie-to-be-written-by-garth-ennis/

sábado, 17 de abril de 2010

Amazingly LifeLike Dog Cakes pics

...and some other cakes that defy explanation.

Source:
http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/voracious/2010/04/ask_the_critic_eating_fido_an.php

Pumas Clever Little Bag is Smartest Shoebox Ever

Puma's new shoe packaging replaces the shoebox with a bag, completely free of plastic or tissue paper, cutting cardboard use by 65 percent along with reducing water, energy and fuel use.

Source:
http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2010/04/13/puma-clever-little-bag-slashes-packaging

Interview Jamie Oliver Launches Online Campaign For Healthy

Chef Jamie Oliver (of Naked Chef fame) has launched a cross-platform campaign called Jamies Food Revolution in an attempt to overhaul the way kids eat in America.

Today is Food Revolution Friday, and Oliver is taking to the web in order to get folks to sign his petition to improve food in school cafeterias.

Source:
http://mashable.com/2010/04/16/jamie-oliver-food-revolution/

Tokyo apartment [pic]

must be really cozy...

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/ybzhm.jpg

Why Athletes Are Geniuses

Neuroscientists have found several ways in which the brains of top-notch athletes seem to function better than those of regular folks.

Source:
http://discovermagazine.com/2010/apr/16-the-brain-athletes-are-geniuses/

viernes, 16 de abril de 2010

French Fries With What PIC

What a stupid deal -.-

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/G4fRE.jpg

Old Masters get the 3D treatment

The highlights of art galleries across the world works by the Old Masters are usually referred to with a certain amount of deference.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-news/7590260/Old-Masters-get-the-3D-treatment.html

25 Insane Book Covers PICS

Whoever said you shouldn't judge a book by it's cover, was an idiot.

Considered yourself judged books!

Source:
http://www.holytaco.com/25-insane-book-covers

Mark Twain 5 Things You Might Not Have Known

Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, was considered by Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, Eugene O'Neill, and a host of other prominent writers as the father of American literature.

Source:
http://www.askmen.com/entertainment/special_feature_400/486_mark-twain-5-things-you-didnt-know.html

2010s Best New Architecture

The 'New Wonders of the World'. From the screen-printed filigree of Calais's Fashion and Lace Museum to the latticework of Guangzhou's TV Tower to Johannesburg's serpentine Soccer City Stadium, glittering in earthy hues that reflect the country's terrain, texture adds majesty and grace to complexes that are already anatomically arresting....

Source:
http://www.concierge.com/ideas/designarchitecture/tours/501463?page=0

jueves, 15 de abril de 2010

Study Spanking Your Kids Turns Them Into Bullies

Moms who spank their children make them more aggressive as kindergartners, says a new study from Tulane University.

Source:
http://www.essence.com/lifestyle/parenting/spanking_makes_bullies.php

The 8 Most CheapAss Forms of Alternative Housing

Even when the market is down, buying a home takes a lot of cash. Luckily, until you can afford that 8 bedroom dream house with a fountain in each room and a petting zoo in back, you have some alternative options that won't set you back a fortune.

Source:
http://funnycrave.com/the-8-most-cheap-ass-forms-of-alternative-housing/12281/

9 Strange and Unique Soda Flavors and Packaging

Soda is probably too much a part of our daily diet � it helps us wake up when the day starts dragging, it spices up a night out at your favorite restaurant, and helps teenagers fuel all night video game sessions.

Source:
http://weburbanist.com/2010/04/13/shaking-it-up-strange-and-unique-soda-packaging-and-flavors/

Best and worst airports to find a date

Whether youre facing a layover or a weather delay, airports that offer the best odds for snagging a date � or staying terminally single.

Source:
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/36222962/ns/travel-tips/

2010 ASMA Awards Applications Now Open

Automotive website platform providers who would like to apply for the 2010 ASMA awards, which will be awarded prior to the 9th Digital Dealer Conference in Las Vegas, are invited to submit their applications to PCG Digital Marketing.

Source:
http://www.asmaawards.org/20100414-2010-asma-awards-applications/

miércoles, 14 de abril de 2010

Among the Righteous Arabs Saving Jews in the Holocaust

"Among the Righteous: Lost Stories from the Holocaust in Arab lands," is a new documentary retells largely forgotten stories from World War II in North Africa of Arabs who saved their Jewish neighbors from the Holocaust -- a story which Holocaust historiography has largely left untouched.

Source:
http://mideast.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2010/04/12/satloff?sms_ss=digg

The Dinner Table Setting Chart

Smorgasbord is actually the most common way for serving guest.

The Swedish tradition behind it was based on the idea that people should enjoy several food types by sampling from all the dishes presented at a table.

Source:
http://www.flavoreddelights.com/2010/04/smorgasbord-the-ideal-table-setting-for-the-ideal-party/

Survolt The Best Car Design Youve Seen In Years

Survolt measures 3.85m in length, 1.87m in width and 1.2m in height.

Inspired from sports cars, it presents a sleek, compact and low-slung frame while swooping lines and sweeping curves gives a sense of agility and dynamic performance.

Source:
http://thedesigninspiration.com/articles/concept-car-design-citroen-survolt/

The 5 Grossest American Fast Food Ideas

Today is the day.

Call it the heart attack heard 'round the world. Yes, today KFC's already-infamous Double Down--the bacon and cheese "sandwich" where the bun is comprised of two chunks of fried chicken--hits fast food chains and mall food courts across the nation. I already tipped ...

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/food/146435/the_5_grossest_american_fast_food_ideas?page=entire

Awesome Impressive Melon Carvings [PICS]

Who knew that melons were such a great carving material? By digging in deep, a carver can bring out those bright reds and pale pinks, and by only scraping the surface thy can change the color of green from pale and white to bright and vibrant.

There are so many colors and shades available, its no wonder the carvings are so cool.

Source:
http://www.interbent.com/awesome-impressive-melon-carvings/

Driver Checker review

New with offline driver update.Offline driver analysis is a brand-new technology to help you get the hardware analysis from an offline computer and run it on an online computer..

Source:
http://www.slideshare.net/lezzster/driver-checker-3693541

martes, 13 de abril de 2010

Microsoft KIN handson Great ideas in a teenybop package

The Microsoft KIN launch this morning targeted the Jersey Shore crowd, not true gadget hounds.

But after a hands-on... I kinda want one. When you get past its anti-smartphone branding, KIN has potential.

Source:
http://arstechnica.com/microsoft/news/2010/04/microsoft-kin-impressions-there-are-some-great-ideas-here.ars

Bunny Steeplechase

Rabbit showjumping was one of the highly-anticipated new attractions to Sydney's Royal Easter Show at Olympic Park this year- but was very nearly a flop.

Pictures and video from Sydney's Royal Easter Show.

Source:
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/indepth/rabbit-showjumping-a-new-attraction-at-royal-easter-show/story-e6frev49-1225852947419

Bizarre Dreams

When I explore the alleyways of my thoughts, oft times I turn the corners and find things that come quite unexpectedly......

Source:
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1571434/bizarre_dreams.html?cat=38

lunes, 12 de abril de 2010

Registry Winner

Haciendo clic aqui podra ver la critica completa > ...

Source:
http://www.slideshare.net/Paolafuentes/registry-winner-3685219

Profit Lance

Practical tasks to give you hands on experience
.

Source:
http://www.slideshare.net/lezzster/profit-lance-review

Muslim staff escape NHS hygiene rule

Diversity is a strength, amiright?

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/7576357/Muslim-staff-escape-NHS-hygiene-rule.html

Death At A Funeral Vs Death At A Funeral Scene Comparison

The 2007 movie Death at a Funeral has been remade as a Chris Rock vehicle, being released this week, and so in an effort to understand why I've decided to let both versions duke it out, head to head, in a scene by scene comparison.

Source:
http://cinemablend.com/new/Death-At-A-Funeral-Vs-Death-At-A-Funeral-A-Scene-By-Scene-Remake-Analysis-18034.html

ScumForum The GOP sucks

Yesterday, the Southern Leadership Conference held a straw poll.

Straw polls are a favorite activity at high profile gatherings of party activists, but hold relatively little meaning in the scheme of things. For instance, Ron Paul won the CPAC straw poll, yet Ron Paul obviously isnt going to be the Republican nominee...

Source:
http://www.frumforum.com/the-gops-lackluster-2012-field

Lady Gaga claims she has opted for celibacy

"I cant believe Im saying this - dont have sex.

Im single right now and Ive chosen to be single because I dont have the time to get to know anybody. So its OK not to have sex, its OK to get to know people. Im celibate, celibacys fine."

Source:
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/entertainment/lady-gaga-claims-she-has-opted-for-celibacy/story-e6frewyr-1225852493244

Gates on Wikileaks Video Not Helpful

Defense Secretary Robert Gates told me the video recently released by Wikileaks which depicts U.S. troops killing some civilians in Iraq doesnt show the broader picture of the � of the firing that was going on at American troops.�

Source:
http://blogs.abcnews.com/politicalpunch/2010/04/gates-on-wikileaks-video-not-helpful-but-should-not-have-lasting-consequences.html

domingo, 11 de abril de 2010

The Super Mind Evolution System

Also, for info on in Nothing is what it seems�learn more about space and time, human consciousness and quantum physics� ...

Source:
http://www.slideshare.net/lezzster/the-super-mind-evolution-system-review

iPad Manufacturer Foxconn Suffers More Suicide Attempts

Reports from the Chinese media say that four workers have attempted suicide at Foxconn the last month alone.

Reportedly they were under great pressure. When you consider the demands that are likely being placed on them to produce goods that are in high demand, things begin to add up...

Source:
http://hothardware.com/News/Four-Foxconn-Workers-Attempt-Suicide-In-A-Month-Are-LowCost-Gadgets-The-Reason

Jacob Zuma warns ANC to halt racist rage

The South African president, Jacob Zuma, moved yesterday to calm racial tensions after the murder of Eugene Terreblanche, the leader of the far-right Afrikaner Resistance Movement (AWB), was blamed on inflammatory remarks that were made by one of Zumas own party officials.

Source:
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article7094305.ece

SRLC straw poll results

Newt Gingrich 18%

Mike Huckabee 4%

Gary Johnson 1%

Sarah Palin 18%

Ron Paul 24% (438 votes)

Tim Pawlenty 3%

Mike Pence 3%

Mitt Romney 24% (439 votes)

Rick Santorum 2%

Source:
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0410/35620.html

Russia eyes US air base in Kyrgyz turmoil

(Reuters) - Russian-backed coup or not, the uprising in Kyrgyzstan means the United States may have to bargain hard to keep its last military base in Central Asia.

Source:
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE63844X20100409

Richard Dawkins I will arrest Pope Benedict XVI

RICHARD DAWKINS, the atheist campaigner, is planning a legal ambush to have
the Pope arrested during his state visit to Britain for crimes against
humanity�.

Source:
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/faith/article7094310.ece

sábado, 10 de abril de 2010

13yearold Californian boy will attempt to climb Everest

If he succeeds, he'll be youngest person ever to climb the world's highest peak.

He's already climbed five of the Seven Summits, the highest peaks on seven continents

Source:
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/04/09/everest.american.boy/index.html?hpt=T2

Catholics Outraged Over German Cartoon pic

You can click on the photo for the larger image.

Source:
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/hr/content_display/world/news/e3ia32c20e0500d8fa5ea4872e8a7bddf00

viernes, 9 de abril de 2010

Fucking Tourists PIC

***sigh***

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/WfFLM.jpg

Worlds Remotest Restaurant Only Reachable Via Scariest Walk

This is supposedly the worlds most remote restaurant; if you make it there you get to eat lunch for free.

On the one hand, what a deal! On the other, HOLY SHIT LOOK AT THIS PATH:

Source:
http://gizmodo.com/5512636/worlds-remotest-restaurant-only-reachable-via-scariest-walking-path-ever

jueves, 8 de abril de 2010

Amazing Pixels Video for Old School Geeks

Old School geeks will simply love this new Pixels video made by Patrick Jean which combines many of the vintage and retro video game classics, characters, looks and feel into one amazing music video

Source:
http://www.walyou.com/blog/2010/04/08/amazing-pixels-video-for-old-school-geeks/

miércoles, 7 de abril de 2010

Women arrested in UK for taking corpse onto plane

Police have arrested two women at an British airport after they reportedly tried to smuggle a corpse onto a flight.

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100406/ap_on_fe_st/eu_odd_britain_airport_body;_ylt=Agw49ZhF69Jwu1u6.GtCXnftiBIF;_ylu=X3oDMTJzZjFhM2tyBGFzc2V0A2FwLzIwMTAwNDA2L2V1X29kZF9icml0YWluX2FpcnBvcnRfYm9keQRjcG9zAzEEcG9zAzEEc2VjA3luX3RvcF

Exclusive New Banksy Footage from Upcoming Film Video

Fiercely guarding his anonymity to avoid prosecution, Banksy has so far resisted all attempts to be captured on film.

The film contains exclusive footage of Banksy, Shepard Fairey, Invader and many of the worlds most infamous graffiti artists at work, on walls and in interview.

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0b90YppquE

Circuit Board Sculptures by Steven Rodrig

These are incredible sculptures made by artist Steven Rodrig.

He was born is Cuba in 1963 and immigrated to the US in 1966. While he always loved creating sculptures out of unconventional materials, he never been formally trained in the arts but, was trained in structural mechanics which actually helped in the construction of his PCB sculptures.

Source:
http://www.tektuff.com/steven-rodrig-circuit-board-sculptures/

If Childs Drawings Were Painted Realistically pics

If Child's Drawings Were Painted Realistically... (pics)

Source:
http://thechive.com/2010/04/06/moster-engine-brings-childrens-drawings-to-life-11-photos/

Earthquake lifts a layer of dust off a mountain range PIC

Brothers traveling during Sunday's quake photograph a surreal sight.

Source:
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local-beat/Camera-Captures-Natures-Power-89947392.html

martes, 6 de abril de 2010

Battlestar GalactiCAR PICS

There are numerous awful vehicles resembling Cylon Raiders from Battlestar Galactica.

Fortunately for humanity, an amusement park mechanic has built this sweet, V8-powered homemade street legal Colonial Viper to protect us from them.

Source:
http://jalopnik.com/5510077/battlestar-galacti car-the-street-legal-viper

What Should I Eat Snack Food Aisle [Flowchart]

It's late at night, you've managed to make it to the supermarket you've got the gut wrenching munchies...what to get, Funyuns? Twinkies? Flamin' Hot Cheetos? This chart takes all the guess work out of it so you can waste your brain cells on better things.

Source:
http://topcultured.com/what-should-i-eat-snack-food-aisle-flowchart/

What To Do With Leftover Peeps

Marshmallow Peeps are a staple of the Easter Candy Catalog, and we've found a great way to get rid of your leftover Peeps: Peepface!

Source:
http://www.holytaco.com/what-do-leftover-peeps

Dildo amp 21 Other Hilarious Town Names

On my 18 hour Spring Break road trip with the kids, we passed a few hilarious city names that really made an incredibly long adventure quite tolerable.

Source:
http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/cheaper-than-therapy/2010/04/witty-city.html

lunes, 5 de abril de 2010

Haiti Earthquake Infographic Contest Winner Announced

We're proud to announce the winner of our latest infographic contest, where we asked readers to design an infographic about the recent earthquake in Haiti.

We at GOOD conferred with Aaron Perry-Zucker of Design for Haiti, and we've come to a decision.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/haiti-earthquake-infographic-contest-winner-announced

sábado, 3 de abril de 2010

Waaay better than a drivein movie [pic]

The person who took this picture is wiser.

Source:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kristjanfreyr/4479155519/sizes/o/

Fred Phelps Estranged Son holds Closet Door for Dad

In his first TV interview, the estranged son of homophobic preacher
man Fred Phelps answers whether his father is repressing his own
homosexuality.

Source:
http://blogs.pitch.com/plog/2010/04/fred_phelps_estranged_son_holds_closet_door_for_dad.php

viernes, 2 de abril de 2010

12 Criminally Insane RealWorld Medical Professionals

These individuals walked into hospitals with deadly intentions, often abusing and killing their patients.

The motives of murder by a medical professional aren't easy to comprehend, but these are history's 12 most criminally insane real-world medical professionals.

Source:
http://www.popcrunch.com/12-criminally-insane-real-world-medical-professionals/

Your April Fools Day Prank Spoiler

A few of the obligatory April Fools' Day pranks tech firms will roll out today will be funny.

Some will be believable. To confirm the jokes, and help you avoid endless "Did you see this" emails, we're rounding them up here.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5507090/your-april-fools-day-prank-spoiler

Time Off Work For A Breakup

You can take time off for health or child care issues, but where's the corporate understanding about work disruption due to relationship turmoil?

Source:
http://www.forbes.com/2010/03/31/personal-time-off-relationship-work-forbes-woman-time-break-up.html?feed=rss_home

jueves, 1 de abril de 2010

Religion In America

Source:
http://all-thats-interesting.tumblr.com/post/373880224/christianity-in-america

Prostitution and its working girls [Graphic]

For the same price as a most items on the McDonald's Dollar menu, you can purchase a prostitute in some parts of the world! Getting what you pay for? You be the judge!

Source:
http://www.pixlmonster.com/corndog/prostitution/

McDonalds to Double Restaurants in China

McDonald's plans to nearly double its presence in China, increasing its restaurants to 2,000 by 2013, up from the current 1,100.

The company also opened a branch of its Hamburger University in Shanghai.

Source:
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303601504575153702832556686.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_LEFTWhatsNewsCollection

Cola and unhealthy lifestyle lower sperm count

A Danish study suggests drinking a lot of cola regularly could men's lower sperm count by almost 30 percent.

The culprit does not appear to be caffeine, since coffee did not have the same effect, even though it contains even more caffeine than cola.

Source:
http://www.physorg.com/news189238657.html