sábado, 31 de julio de 2010

10 Most Destructive Crane Accidents Caught on Camera [vid]

I hope they were insured!

Source:
http://www.trustsig.com/blog/10-crane-accident-videos/

Learning a Language From an Expert on the Web

The Internet is changing the way many people learn languages.

Books, tapes and CDs are being replaced by e-mail, video chats and social networks.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/29/technology/personaltech/29basics.html

70gigapixel panorama of Budapest is worlds largest [PIC]

It's just been a few months since a 45-gigapixel panorama of Dubai claimed the title of world's largest digital photograph, but it's now already been well and truly ousted -- the new king in town is this 70-gigapixel, 360-degree panorama of Budapest.

As with other multi-gigapixel images, this one was no easy feat, and involved two 25-megapixel ....

Source:
http://www.engadget.com/2010/07/30/70-gigapixel-panorama-of-budapest-becomes-worlds-largest-digita/

Five Tasty Ways to Prepare Avocados

These green powerhouses are packed with vitamins and healthy fats.

If you're only eating them in salads or with chips, you're missing out. Try one of these unique preparations to get more in your diet.

Source:
http://www.mensfitness.com/nutrition/healthy_recipes/373

viernes, 30 de julio de 2010

Calcium supplements may boost heart attack risk

The millions of people who take calcium supplements to strengthen aging bones and ward off osteoporosis may be putting themselves at increased risk of a heart attack, a new study has found.

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/07/29/calcium.supplements.up.heart.risk/index.html

Inmates Eating Better than School Kids Thats Criminal

Processed chicken nuggets, syrupy chocolate milk, heaps of salty French fries: It's no real secret that the state of American public school lunches is a mess.

But things are even more depressing than you thought: Inmates � yes, actual criminals behind bars � are probably eating better than our kids.

Source:
http://www.slashfood.com/2010/07/28/inmates-eating-better-than-school-kids-that-s-criminal/

Top 50 American Roadside Attractions full list TIME

What better way to celebrate summer than by taking a road trip? Nestled between Niagara Falls, Mount Rushmore, Alcatraz Island and dozens of other destinations are these nostalgic, gaudy, run-down and kitschy locations.

TIME takes a look (in alphabetical order) at 50 of the greatest...

Source:
http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/completelist/0,29569,2006404,00.html

jueves, 29 de julio de 2010

Vaccination The stupid it hurts

"I just think at this point shes too young, and her immune system is still developing." - You are going to feel like an idiot when she dies of whooping cough!

Source:
http://www.baycitizen.org/health/story/vaccination-rate-lags-whooping-cough/

Four Bizarre Celeb Beauty Routines

Sometimes you have to get dirty to look magnificent.

Source:
http://www.beautyschoolsdirectory.com/blog/articles/four-odd-celebrity-beauty-routines-including-one-to-rid-cellulite/

Vets With PTSD Wont Be Denied VA Benefits for Smoking Pot

In the past, vets who were caught using medical marijuana risked being denied other treatment from their VA doctors.

Now, a policy tweak means this won't happen in the fourteen states, including Colorado, where medical marijuana has been legalized. "We want to help them end the trauma in their lives, not continue the addiction trauma," says one vet

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2010/07/marijuana_dispensary_owner_vet_wanda_james_lauds_new_ptsd_rules_calls_for_pot_rescheduling.php

The Making of a LEGO

The bricks are so versatile that just six of them can be arranged in 915,103,765 ways.

No wonder LEGO has been named "Toy of the Century" - twice

Source:
http://www.businessweek.com/bwdaily/dnflash/content/nov2006/db20061127_153826.htm

Baby is breastfed by wrong woman at Virginia Hospital

The day after her first child was born in January at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington County, Suzanne Libby discovered that he was missing from the hospital nursery.

Searching frantically, she found Spencer in his hospital bassinet -- in another woman's room. Standing next to him was a hospi...

Source:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/07/27/AR2010072705976.html

miércoles, 28 de julio de 2010

19 Artistic Steampunk Masks and Helmets PICS

In this article we have brought to you some of the best looking steampunk inspired masks and helmets which embodies the true essence of steampunk almost innately.

Source:
http://www.walyou.com/blog/2010/07/28/steampunk-masks-helmets/

Five Rules For Men to Follow For a Happy Life

1.

It's important to have a woman, who helps at home, who cooks from time to time, cleans up and has a job.2. It's important to have a woman, who can make you laugh.

Source:
http://directorblue.blogspot.com/2010/07/five-rules-for-men-to-follow-for-happy.html

The Stig takes on the Bugatti Veyron SS [VIDEO]

Recently, the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport made headlines by setting a new land speed record, hitting 267.81 miles per hour out on Volkswagen's Ehra-Lessien test track.

Naturally, it didn't take long for Top Gear to get the new Veyron SS in the hands of its tame racing driver, The Stig.

Source:
http://www.autoblog.com/2010/07/26/video-bugatti-veyron-ss-takes-on-top-gear-test-track-at/

Porsche Builds Electric Boxster Prototypes

Porsche has confirmed what we have long suspected: engineers at its research center in Stuttgart have been hard at work building several pure-electric prototypes.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/porsche-builds-electric-boxster-prototypes.html

Top 10 Urban Legends Debunked

Urban legend is a form of modern folklore consisting of apocryphal stories believed by their tellers to be true.

Here are a few of those urban legends that we always seem to hear about, in one variation or another.

Source:
http://www.smashinglists.com/top-10-urban-legends-debunked/

martes, 27 de julio de 2010

10 Tips To Convert The Interview Into A Job Call

However, I daresay, I could chip in a few notes to help mitigate your case of interview-phobia, or in a few cases, excessive but unfounded confidence in your own charms.

Source:
http://globalthoughtz.com/2010/07/10-tips-to-convert-the-interview-into-a-job-call/

Nine Historical Archives That Will Spill New Secrets

The past looks quite promising.

Over the next several decades, governments and universities will shed new light on historic figures and events by opening long-sealed archives.Take the Harvard University Archives, which, in 30 years, will unseal John F. Kennedys responses to questionnaires and psychological tests he was first given as an undergrad

Source:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/specialsections/40th-anniversary/Nine-Historical-Archives-That-Will-Spill-New-Secrets.html

Would you put ads on your license plate

California legislators who have proposed selling digital ads on car license plates to help close the state budget gap vow that, if they ever go ahead with the plan, they will take steps to ensure the "integrity" of the venture.

That would be impossible. In order to ensure an idea's integrity, it has to have integrity in the first place.

Source:
http://articles.latimes.com/2010/jul/09/opinion/la-ed-license-20100709

lunes, 26 de julio de 2010

The longer you sit the earlier you die say researchers

Unlike most bad news, this one is probably best heard standing up: people who sit more than 6 hours a day are more likely to die earlier according to a new study.

Source:
http://www.popjolly.com/the-longer-you-sit-the-earlier-you-die-say-researchers-1190

Report Laptop WiFi radiation may affect male fertility

Argentine researchers have found that radiation emitted by an Internet-connected computer resting on the user's legs may affect male fertility by reducing sperm motility and fragmenting DNA.

Source:
http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/295085

2011 Unibody Ford Explorer Revealed

Many expected Ford to give up on the Explorer; but just as Jeep recreated its Grand Cherokee to be better than ever, Ford is optimistic that its 2011 Explorer will recreate the brand.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/ford-explorer.html

45 Hilarious Examples Of Comical Caricature PICS

A caricature can be evil and kind, sharply satirical and humorous.

Humour is neither a sermonizing preacher nor a garbage collector, although these activities are always attributed to it.

Source:
http://www.bestfreewebresources.com/2010/07/45-hilarious-comical-caricature.html

domingo, 25 de julio de 2010

Driving with Glass of Water on Your Dashboard

The idea of driving around with a glass of water on your dashboard may seem ludicrous, but if Toyota told you that a single glass of water could help you reduce your fuel consumption by 10 percent, would you think differently?

Source:
http://www.autoblog.com/2010/07/24/a-glass-of-water-a-day-can-help-keep-your-fuel-consumption-at-ba/

Dinner Ready in 20 minutes 11 Easy Healthy Dinner Recipes

Have a healthy dinner ready in 20 minutes! These low-fat, low-calorie healthy dinner recipes are perfect for busy nights.

Source:
http://www.fitnessmagazine.com/recipes/quick-recipes/dinner/dinner-in-20-easy-healthy-dinner-recipes/

St Johns Wort Herb Protected Against Evil

St.

John's wort is commonly used to treat depression and anxiety, and has also been shown to fight infection and help relieve pain and inflammation. Both ancient Romans and early Christians believed that this herb protected against evil, and in medieval times it was used it to treat insanity believed to be caused by demonic possession.

Source:
http://vitamin-health-online.co.uk/2010/07/st-johns-wort/

7 Tips for Finding Restaurant Wine Value

Expert share's his best tips for ordering wine at dinner.

Source:
http://www.rd.com/home-garden/7-tips-for-finding-restaurant-wine-value/article132790.html

sábado, 24 de julio de 2010

Eight hottest burlesque artists of all time

They've got sizzling sex appeal and they're pretty cool ladies, too.

Check out our list, ranging from Dita to Gypsy Rose Lee.

Source:
http://blogs.citypages.com/dressingroom/2010/07/eight_hottest_burlesque.php

What We Dont Know Will Hurt Us

Americans are notoriously uninformed, here are some alarming statistics about the importance of a college education for all of us.

Source:
http://www.elearners.com/what-we-dont-know/

Allergies Proof God Hates Nerds Everything Else [CHART]

Depending on your perspective, allergies are your body's rejection of nature, or nature's way of preparing nerds for the rejection of high school.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/funny-5922-allergies/

Dining on a Dime Restaurant Deals

Cooking at home is the best way to save cash, but its nice to go out sometimes, too.

Check out Frugal Foodie every Friday for a selection of the latest coupons for casual and fancy fare. This week: discount smoothies, restaurant-week promotions and $5 gourmet lunches, among other deals!

Source:
http://www.mint.com/blog/saving/restaurant-deals-07232010/

Nailed It PIC

well, atleast they got the colours right.

Source:
http://rofld.tumblr.com/post/849078955/nailed-it

viernes, 23 de julio de 2010

Once a Leader US Lags in Attaining College Degrees

The College Board warned a growing gap between the United States and other countries is threatening to undermine American economic competitiveness.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/23/education/23college.html

The Stone Your Move The Maze of Free Will

Logic tells us free will isn't possible.

Then why do we feel responsible for what we do?

Source:
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/07/22/your-move-the-maze-of-free-will/

Structural brain alterations found in patients with IBS

A large academic study has demonstrated structural changes in specific brain regions in female patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a condition that causes pain and discomfort in the abdomen, along with diarrhea, constipation or both.

Source:
http://www.physorg.com/news199028106.html

Toxic Chemicals In Beauty and Household Products PHOTOS

Toxic chemicals have infiltrated most facets of our lives.

They are in everything from our toothpaste and favorite soap to our national parks, which can have an impact on you and the planet.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/07/22/toxic-chemicals-in-beauty_n_639418.html

jueves, 22 de julio de 2010

UnFuck The Gulf VID

Take a stand against big fucking BP Oil.

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ur34ChnrjJY&feature=player_embedded#!

4 ways you lose with financial reform

The main idea behind financial regulatory reform is to prevent a repeat of the banking crisis that sent our economy into the Great Recession.

But there's more to the new law than that -- a lot more.

Source:
http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com/SmartSpending/blog/page.aspx?post=1783971

Japanese Girls March For Tampons

A recent promotional event for Unicharm Pon-Katsu� tampons held in Tokyo's trendy Harajuku district involved 100 gyaru (gals�) wearing pink t-shirts and carrying tampon-emblazoned fans.

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JYrTx2tC3c

Illustrations and Cartooning Mania by Asaf Tomer Hanuka

Asaf and Tomer Hanuka, are talented twin brothers based in New York City.

As an illustrator and cartoonist, they have worked on a range of projects for magazines, book publishers, ad agencies and film studios. Currently they are working on a Comic book together.

Source:
http://slodive.com/inspiration/illustrations-and-cartooning-mania-by-asaf-tomer-hanuka/

12 Best Beaches in America to Find Hot Girls This Summer

If you're tired of your usual sandbox, (or don't have one) consider traveling to one of these beaches � where the girls' bikinis are tiny and more than willing to come off.

Source:
http://www.brobible.com/story/13159252/12-best-beaches-america-find-hot-chicks-summer

miércoles, 21 de julio de 2010

Everyone put your emergencies on hold for now please

"Everyone put your emergencies on hold for now, please."

Source:
http://www.break.com/pictures/only-in-australia1884446.html

The Great Male Survey 2010 pics

1 in 5 men (and women) would track the movements of their partners with a GPS device?...

Source:
http://www.askmen.com/specials/2010_great_male_survey/

How Facebook Changed Our Lives

For better or worse, Facebook has changed the lives of its users, ever since it was launched in February 2004.

Isn't it hard to believe that Facebook's membership was initially limited to Harvard students alone? Obviously, rules changed over the years.

Source:
http://www.websudasa.com/blog/2010/07/how-facebook-changed-our-lives/

Used Car Terms And What They Really Mean

If you're trolling Craigslist, eBay or AutoTrader looking for a new ride, you've probably seen dozens of different terms used to describe used cars.

Here are some of the more common ones and what they really mean.

Source:
http://www.ridelust.com/used-car-terms-and-what-they-really-mean/

Playboy launches new worksafe website

Guess some people really do read Playboy for the articles.

Source:
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5i4qHfmO3AVAvEEkFccIinY9a3P4gD9H2OLI00

martes, 20 de julio de 2010

5 People Who Bragged About Awful Crimes Via Art

The world is full of terrible things, things like ugly people and responsibility and consequences.

Fortunately, money and fame have always acted as a force field against these afflictions. Hundred dollar

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-artistic-admissions-of-guilt-to-awful-crimes/

People Survived These Dire Air Crashes Gallery

Nobody likes to talk about airplane accidents, but it turns out most are survivable.

See some examples of accidents where sometimes mistakes were made, other times amazing skills were displayed, but every time passengers survived after things went wrong during a flight.

Source:
http://www.wired.com/autopia/2010/07/plane-crashes/?pid=46

Eminent mathematician David Blackwell dead at 91

David Blackwell, a pre-eminent mathematician and the first black scholar in the National Academy of Sciences, has died.

He was 91. Blackwell attended the University of Illinois, earning a doctorate there in 1941 when he was 22. His initial teaching appointments were blocked because of his race.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/news/nation/articles/2010/07/19/eminent_mathematician_david_blackwell_dead_at_91/?rss_id=Boston.com -- Latest news

How Looks Affect Your Work Your Career Your Life

In 2010, when Heidi Montags bloated lips plaster every magazine in town, when little girls lust after an airbrushed, unattainable body ideal, theres a growing bundle of research to show that our bias against the unattractive is more pervasive than ever.

And when it comes to the workplace, its looks, not merit, that all too often rule.

Source:
http://www.newsweek.com/2010/07/19/the-beauty-advantage.html

Top 10 best international cities for shopping

While there's no better place for fashion stateside than New York or Los Angeles, the rest of the world is just waiting for you to try it on and take it home.

If you enjoy a little retail therapy on your vacation, or just need a reason to get out of the country, we've compiled the best cities in the world for your next shopping excursion.

Source:
http://www.gadling.com/2010/07/19/top-10-best-international-cities-for-shopping/

lunes, 19 de julio de 2010

Electric Motorcycle Reaches 100mph100 Miles Per Charge

Brammo's new Empulse electric motorcycle is impressive in a few ways.

It's an affordable vehicle, ranging between $10,000 and $14,000 in price .................

Source:
http://www.smartplanet.com/technology/blog/thinking-tech/electric-motorcycle-affordably-reaches-100mph-100-miles-per-charge/4769/

Yesterday I took a beatingthat left me a broken woman

So says Blogging Fitness author Kimberly Westphall after her first ever Body Design workout while at home visiting her home.

Suffice it to say, the strength/cardio combo left her feeling exhausted, beaten, but very accomplished.

Source:
http://www.midwestsportsfans.com/2010/07/body-design-strength-cardio-workouts/

Ten Ways To Tell If Someone Is Lying To You

In business, politics and romance, it would be nice to know when were being lied to.

Unfortunately humans arent very good at detecting lies. Our natural tendency is to trust others, and for day-to-day, low-stakes interactions, that makes sense.

Source:
http://www.forbes.com/2006/11/03/detecting-lies-trust-tech_06trust_cx_ee_1103lies.html?feed=rss_popstories&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: forbes/EZKq (Forbes.com: Most popular stories)

domingo, 18 de julio de 2010

You can drop calories just watching what you drink

Coffee, soda, milk shakes, smoothies, fruit boxes -- the drinks that are part of everyday living -- are the culprits.

Most people don't realize these drinks are contributing to this nation's expanding waistline.

Source:
http://articles.mcall.com/2010-05-28/features/all-mc-drink-this-rodale.7267482may28_1_drinks-high-sugar-calories

Educational Site Worried Students Will Visit LikeNamed Pot

The owner of a grade-school educational website says he's worried he'll be run out of business by a medical marijuana site with an almost identical name.

Source:
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2010/07/education_site_worried_students_will_visit_like-na.php

Predictive model developed for individual vitamin D needs

Your skin tone and the amount of sunshine you receive -- in addition to what foods you eat -- all can influence the amount of vitamin D that your body has on hand for optimum health.

Scientists have now developed a preliminary model that predicts an individual's vitamin D requirements.

Source:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/06/100618112133.htm

To the Gullible Desperate The Aai Berry Marketing Hoax

There is truly no scientific evidence that aai berries carry a secret or miraculous super-power over and above that of other deep colored fresh fruit grown in America. However, the acai berry business is booming thanks to the outlandish advertisements which claim that the berry aids weight loss, improves sex life, and cures baldness.

Source:
http://fyiliving.com/nutrition/special-diets/the-acai-berry-marketing-hoax/

Volvos pedestrian detection works usually video

Text and drive much? You may not after seeing this.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/cars/newsandreviews/overdrive/2010/07/volvo_s60_pedestrian_detection.html

sábado, 17 de julio de 2010

RightToDie Billboard Causes Uproar In NJ

The message on a billboard in New Jersey is stirring up a lot of controversy.

Some drivers said they are confused by the message.

Source:
http://wcbstv.com/local/right.to.die.2.1805186.html

Amazing 3D Street Art Of Edgar Mueller [Pics]

Edgar Mueller is master of three-dimensional illusion street art.

He uses washable paint or chalk with the street as his huge canvas. He travels the world, painting over large areas of urban public life and gives them a new appearance, thereby challenging the perceptions of those who pass by.

Source:
http://weburbanist.com/pics/edgar-mueller/

Remember the 2011 Chevrolet Volts 230MPG Claim Forget It

Frankly, we think the whole exercise sowed confusion.

But it sure got the Volt a lot of attention for awhile. Which was, clearly, the goal.

Source:
http://www.greencarreports.com/blog/1047262_remember-the-2011-chevrolet-volts-230-mpg-claim-forget-it

2010 Frick Collection Garden Party

2010 Frick Collection Garden Party

Source:
http://www.wcbs880.com/pages/7705596.php

Ginseng a True Panacea to Treat Just About Everything

Ginseng is the most widely used herb in Chinese medicine, a true panacea used to treat just about everything for thousands of years.

The root of the ginseng plant is used medicinally, and has a quasi-human shape; the original Chinese name for this herb is jen shen, which means man root.�

Source:
http://vitamin-health-online.co.uk/2010/07/ginseng/

viernes, 16 de julio de 2010

Top Ten Diving Myths Dispelled For The Novice Diver

There is a small percentage of, mostly very novice, divers that have somehow gotten the wrong end of the pointer stick and harbor fears or misplaced notions about diving that are false and potentially dangerous.

Source:
http://www.dailyscubadiving.com/top-ten-diving-myths-dispelled-for-the-novice-diver/

Should You Buy a Car From a Dead Brand

Their names are the road kill of the recession--HUMMER, Pontiac, Saturn, Mercury and Oldsmobile.

Does their purchase represent opportunity or pitfall? After all, they have proven that their brands will not stand the test of time, but does that really matter?

Source:
http://www.allcaradvice.com/blog/1047205_should-i-buy-a-car-from-a-dead-brand

Car Wash Power Hose Knock Out Video

Car Wash Power Hose Knock Out (Video)

Source:
http://www.break.com/index/car-wash-power-hose-ko.html

The Nordic and British Crosses of Europe

An article about the flags of Northern Europe that contain crosses, and briefly explore the origin and evolution of the common design.

Source:
http://cominganarchy.com/2010/07/09/the-nordic-and-british-crosses-of-europe/

How to keep from wearing out when your job is your workout

A lot of us desk jockeys sit slumped in our chairs for hours on end; we have to carve out time several days a week for cardio and strength workouts.

But for many people, such as drummers, landscapers and laborers in smelting plants, their job is their workout. How do you keep from injury?

Source:
http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2010-05-10/health/sfl-workplace-workouts-050410_1_workout-body-conditioning-programs-drummer

jueves, 15 de julio de 2010

ATF Counterfeit cigarettes on the rise

The average consumer won't recognize a pack of counterfeit cigarettes, but they might recognize the taste is different.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has been seeing an increase in counterfeit cigarettes, which mimic brand-name products.

Source:
http://articles.dailypress.com/2010-06-10/news/dp-nws-cigarettes-folo-20100610_1_untaxed-cigarettes-counterfeit-postage-stamps

Finally a use for a stroller at the grocery store

This anonymous stroller-pusher was spotted at a grocery store somewhere in this great nation.

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/cafesociety/2010/07/finally_a_use_for_kids_strollers_at_the_grocery_store.php

Heat waves have their upsides pic

Heat waves have their upsides (pic)

Source:
http://thethrottle.com/2010/07/13/thethrottle-photo-of-the-day-1-hq-photo/

Photos Rice paddy art 2010

As summer progresses, crops of rice paddy art are beginning to emerge in Japan.

The crop art � created by strategically arranging and growing different colors of rice plants � can be seen in farming communities across the country.

Source:
http://pinktentacle.com/2010/07/photos-rice-paddy-art-2010/

Vitamins And Supplements To Treat Pain From Osteoarthritis

In attendance are a lot of dietary supplements that could be used to aid with the pain and discomfort of Osteoarthritis.

However, there are three that have research rear end them and are the mainly popular. Those contain Glucosamine Sulfate, Devil's Claw, and Bromelain.

Source:
http://vitamin-health-online.co.uk/2010/06/vitamins-and-supplements-to-treat-pain-from-osteoarthritis/

miércoles, 14 de julio de 2010

How Much is the Government Making Off of Alcohol

This graphic which illustrates how much money individuals are being taxed to consume alcohol, and subsequently how much the Federal and State governments are generating in tax revenue.

Source:
http://blog.turbotax.intuit.com/taxes-101/how-much-is-the-government-making-off-of-alcohol/

Michelle Obama Dessert not a right

Om nom nommmm the first lady talks about childhood obesity in African American communities .

Source:
http://www.politico.com/click/stories/1007/flotus_dessert_not_a_right.html

Bill Gates Invests in OpposingPiston Engine [Video]

EcoMotors International, a firm that is researching and developing unique opposed piston-opposed cylinder engine technology, or Opoc, has recently received a financial boost from Microsoft chairman Bill Gates and investor Vinod Khosla.

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/bill-gates-invests-in-opposing-piston-engine-tech.html

The Spongetech scam gets more interesting

Back in May Michael Metter and Steven Moskowitz were arrested after the Securities and Exchange Commission alleged that they obstructed their investigation into the companys revenues. Spongetech allegedly padded there actual sales and reportedly created customers out of thin air in order to create liquidity.

Source:
http://www.pennystockexplosion.com/penny-stocks/spongetech-spng/69310

martes, 13 de julio de 2010

Obama To Unveil National AIDS Strategy Tuesday

The Obama administration will unveil the nation's first-ever comprehensive AIDS strategy on Tuesday

Source:
http://www.ontopmag.com/article.aspx?id=6024&MediaType=1&Category=25

SteakScented Billboard A Welcome Trend [Vid]

A new type of outdoor billboard is getting attention in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Designed to promote a local grocery chain, the billboard emits a chemically created odor of barbecued beef blown through high-powered fans atop the sign.

Source:
http://www.divinecaroline.com/22145/101614-steak-scented-billboard-welcome-trend

Cruisin down the street in My SixFo PIC

Best.

Vanity plate. Ever.

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/h7HOU.jpg

10 Most Creative Uses for Old Vinyl Records

A great way to resurrect the groovy charm of vinyl

Source:
http://1800recycling.com/2010/07/uses-old-vinyl-records/

The 8 Most Expensive Cuts of Beef You Can Buy

#6 - Porterhouse -- Porterhouse! Part tenderloin and part strip steak, this hefty favorite divides the two with a bone that helps provide amazing flavor.

Source:
http://www.steak-enthusiast.com/2010/06/8-of-the-most-expensive-cuts-of-beef-you-never-knew-you-had-to-have/

lunes, 12 de julio de 2010

FDA nears approval of genetically engineered salmon

They may not be the 500-pound "Frankenfish" that some researchers were talking about 10 years ago, but a Massachusetts company says it's on the verge of receiving federal approval to market a quick-growing Atlantic salmon that's been genetically modified with help from a Pacific Chinook salmon.

Source:
http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2010/07/11/97277/fda-nears-approval-of-genetically.html?storylink=addthis

10 Brutal Historical Weapons of War

Lets take a look at some of the more fearsome, and downright nasty, weapons employed by warriors of times gone by.

Source:
http://listverse.com/2010/07/11/10-brutal-historical-weapons-of-war/

Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of To Kill a Mockingbird

Everyone who has read "To Kill a Mockingbird" has a "To Kill a Mockingbird" story.

Just as each of us can say exactly where we were at the moment we learned that 9/11 was not an accident, just as each of us remembers with indelible lucidity our first kiss, all of us who have read that novel have a story that makes the book uniquely our own.

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http://www.aolnews.com/opinion/article/mothers-and-fathers-and-mockingbirds-reflections-on-the-50th-anniversary-of-to-kill-a-mockingbird/19549237

Because 4 wheels are for pussies

Because 4 wheels are for pussies

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http://www.break.com/pictures/this-man-really-hates-cars1881279.html

Pencil Sketches That Make You Say Wow Awesome PICS

This post contains the best examples of pencil Illustrations created by skilled professionals.

Source:
http://www.smashingapps.com/2010/07/11/pencil-sketches-that-make-you-say-wow.html

domingo, 11 de julio de 2010

Pfizer Drug Giant Makes Bank from Drugs That Can Kill You

To say that Pfizer has been accused of wrongdoing is like saying BP had an oil spill.

The drug company is best known for Lipitor, a drug that brings cholesterol down and Viagra, a drug that brings other things up. But the world's largest research-based pharmaceutical company which sits between Goldman Sachs and Marathon Oil on the Fortune 500....

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http://www.alternet.org/story/147467/pfizer:_the_drug_giant_that_makes_bank_from_drugs_that_can_kill_you/

Black churches blamed for high number of single Black women

A shocking article penned by blogger, dating expert and advice columnist Deborrah Cooper sparked a series of heated debates on websites and social media sites recently.

In "The Black Church - How the Black Church Keeps African American Women Single and Lonely" Cooper blasts institutional Black churches as having a manipulative financial motive.

Source:
http://www.examiner.com/examiner/x-22282-SF-Dating-Advice-Examiner~y2010m6d16-Black-churches-blamed-for-the-high-numbers-of-single-Black-women-in-the-US?#comments

35 Beautiful StandAlone Photography That Never Seen Before

DEs "All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions.

Everyone in the universe has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; alone, can dream and make his dreams come true. "

Source:
http://smashinghub.com/beautiful-stand-alone-photography-that-never-seen-before.htm

Chatham Fine Art

Russell Chatham: New Paintings and Two Legends

Source:
http://www.chathamfineart.com

September 25 Give Your Stuff Away Day

"Philanthropist Wanted...I'm looking for a generous environmentalist who is willing to fund my efforts at promoting 'Give Your Stuff Away Day' for one year...

Source:
http://giveyourstuffaway.com/

sábado, 10 de julio de 2010

Study Colleges Spent More on Recreation Than Instruction

A new study documents a growing stratification of wealth across America's system of higher education.

American colleges are spending a smaller share of their budgets on instruction, and more on recreational facilities for students and on administration, according to a new study of college costs. The report, based on government data, documents a g

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http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/10/education/10education.html?_r=1

The Historic Roots of 7 Styles of Brew

You don't have to put too much thought into a beer to be able to enjoy it, but that doesn't mean a little bit of history can't make things more interesting.

Here's a look at the religious, political, and historic roots of seven styles of brew.

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/60326

Human Rights Advocacy Growing through Citizen Videomaking

Individuals with video cameras are making an increasingly big difference in human rights activism.

Here, a primer from 1 of leading human rights organizations--aimed at exposing rights abuses through video--on how to best make & 'focus' a video, how to minimize risks (which are substantial)...some basic/key issues to think about.

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http://blog.witness.org/2010/06/protecting-yourself-your-subjects-and-your-human-rights-videos-on-youtube/

Patients Bill of Rights

President Obama announced a Patient's Bill of Rights made possible by health reform--putting consumers first and ending the worst insurance company abuses.

See which of the six new rights could help you or a family member starting this fall.

Source:
http://my.barackobama.com/page/content/patientsbillofrights/

Californias graduation rate one of worst in nation

The national high school graduation rate of 68.8 percent in 2007 was 3.1 percentage points higher than in 1997.

As a country, that means far too many students are still slipping through the cracks - but at least we're making small steps in the right direction. Except for California...

Source:
http://articles.sfgate.com/2010-06-21/opinion/21919186_1_diplomas-count-graduation-standard-diploma

viernes, 9 de julio de 2010

60 Truly Inspired Figurative Metal Sculptures

Artwork collection includes more than 60 amazing figurative metal sculpture from different artists.

Source:
http://www.graphicmania.net/60-truly-inspired-figurative-metal-sculptures/

Weighing Safety Of Weed Killer In Drinking Water EPA Relies

Companies with a financial interest in a weed-killer sometimes found in drinking water paid for thousands of studies federal regulators are using to assess the herbicide's health risks, records of the U.S.

Environmental Protection Agency show. Many of these industry-funded studies, which largely support atrazine's safety, have never been published

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/07/08/weighing-safety-of-weed-k_n_639120.html

London in Seventies

London is the capital of England and the United Kingdom (UK).

It is Britains largest and most populous metropolitan area. A major settlement for two millennia, its history goes back to its founding by the Romans, who called it Londinium.

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http://suradiolive.net/london-in-seventies/

The Dark Age Of The American Empire

Water-boarding, suspending habeas corpus, Abu Ghraib, torture�the lasting buzz words of the War on Terror smacked more of the Medieval Ages than the worlds lone Superpower in the early 21st century.

Source:
http://pbh2.blogspot.com/2010/07/war-pizza-hut.html

Girl Catches Smallpox Through Sex

Smallpox -- it's not just for destroying entire indigenous peoples now.

You can also get it from sex!

Source:
http://www.lemondrop.com/2010/07/07/girl-catches-smallpox-through-sex/

jueves, 8 de julio de 2010

The Sweet Sound of the Space Bar A Typewriter ConcertoVID

In this video, Austrian percussionist Martin Breinschmid performs The Typewriter,� proving that with its assortment of pings, dings, and clacks, an old manual typewriter has more than enough of what it takes to make music

Source:
http://www.divinecaroline.com/22318/101326-sweet-sound-space-bar-typewriter

Should the Pill Be Sold Over the Counter

Advocates think the pill could be available without a prescription in five years, and their work offers a glimpse into what the future of American health care and medication might look like.

Source:
http://www.newsweek.com/2010/07/07/should-the-birth-control-pill-be-sold-without-a-prescription.html

Proposed Bike Path Restaurant Would Be Inaccessible By Auto

Madison restaurateur Chris Berge plans to build a bike-path-bound cafe on the city's Near West Side that would be inaccessible by car, serve local food, produce zero garbage and cater to the city's burgeoning bicycle population.

Source:
http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/article_f8d8d01e-8943-11df-bdf1-001cc4c002e0.html

America Fuck Yeah [pic]

American culinary ingenuity at it's finest.

Sort of.

Source:
http://pbh3.tumblr.com/post/765986739/america-fuck-yeah-food-edition

Johns Hopkins Doctors Do Brain Surgery Via Eyelid

An innovative procedure being pioneered by two doctors from Johns Hopkins Hospital is being used to remove brain tumors through a small incision in the eyelid.

Source:
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2010-06-26/health/bs-hs-hopkins-eye-lid-surgery-20100626_1_brain-surgery-traditional-surgery-brain-tumor

miércoles, 7 de julio de 2010

11 scifi horror etchasketch masterpieces

When we owned Etch A Sketches, we were happy if we could even pull off clumsy circles and squares you could tell apart.

That's just us. But some people (don't ask us how) have used the toy to create awesome works of sci-fi art.

Source:
http://scifiwire.com/2010/07/11-sci-fi-fantasy-and-horror-characters-drawn-on-etch-a-sketches.php

Top Football Recruits Take On BBQ Rib Challenge [Vid]

These college football recruits are some of the most sought after athletes in the country, but how do they fare at eating ribs?

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http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/video/ncaaf_video/2010/07/06/070610.staples_ribeating.SportsIllustrated/index.html

The Evolution of US Health Care Plans Timeline

With an overhaul of the U.S. health care system underway, employers and employees alike are wondering how corporate health plans will change as the legislation takes effect.

The below infographic takes a look at health care plans throughout U.S. history and presents some of the new coverage ideas at play in 2010.

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http://kiplinger.com/infographics/evolution_of_healthcare/

Viagra Cialis Users Are At Higher Risk To Catch STDs

According to a new study done by the brainiacs at Harvard, men on meds for erectile dysfunction are catching diseases from doing the nasty almost three times as much as men not using the drugs.

Source:
http://consumerist.com/2010/07/viagra-cialis-users-too-busy-doin-it-to-use-condoms.html

How an Ultrasonic blast can Restore a Mans Virility

Shockwave therapy can provide a quick, painless and effective treatment for impotence, according to a ground-breaking new study.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1292353/How-ultrasonic-blast-restore-mans-virility.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

martes, 6 de julio de 2010

Silverado Ranger Impala Among Best Red White Blue Deals

Over a number of Frugal Shopper posts, weve covered all sorts of ways to save money on motoring, and pointed to some of the best new-car deals out there.

But now we have something thats just for fun�unless you happen to be looking strictly for a red, white, or blue vehicle.

Source:
http://www.thecarconnection.com/marty-blog/1046767_silverado-ranger-impala-among-best-red-white-and-blue-deals

Nissan Pushing Small Car Initiative in South America

Nissan has recognized that being competitive in the current economic environment means it needs small cars to compete with its rivals at home in Japan as well as competitors from Hyundai.

But like other automakers, Nissan is also focusing its efforts in developing marketing where small cars could mean huge profits.

Source:
http://www.nissaninthenews.com/nissan-pushing-small-car-initiative-in-south-america/

Bankys Exit Through the Gift Shop PopUp Exhibition

RJ checks out the old and the new Banksy exhibits at the Leake Street cinema pop-up gallery, to accompany the UK release of Exit Through the Gift Shop.

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http://www.babelgum.com/4025894/banksys-new-popup-exhibition.html

The Geeks Vacation Checklist

Planning a vacation can be stressful enough without adding technology to the mix. Take the stress out of your summer travel plans with a geek-oriented vacation checklist.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5579541/the-geek-vacation-checklist

Smug Pregnant Women Bragging About Being Pregnant

Between chronic stomach rubbing and throwing parties for their fetuses, these expectant moms have forgotten that theres a world beyond their burgeoning bellies.

My friend Vanessa was a health nut before she became pregnant, but things got out of control when she found out she was having a baby. One afternoon, she was hanging out at my house while

Source:
http://www.cosmopolitan.com/advice/tips/pregnant-chicks-who-brag-too-much

lunes, 5 de julio de 2010

Five Best Beers Made in America

Oregonians have long had a love of all things beer, so it's not surprising that Portland is the unofficial brewery capital of America.

It has more breweries than any other city in the world - 35 - is the biggest craft brewing market in the country, and proudly answers to the nickname "Beervana."

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/07/03/earlyshow/saturday/main6643411.shtml

SameSex Couples Detrimental to Society Especially Children

A recent meta-study conducted by two pro-homosexual researchers.

It found that girls raised in homosexual households are more likely to be more aggressive, boys are likely to be less masculine and that both girls and boys engage in sexual experimentation at earlier ages and are more sexually promiscuous. As a result children reared by gay couples..

Source:
http://english.pravda.ru/opinion/columnists/114036-1/

domingo, 4 de julio de 2010

Family Food Consumption In Different Countries PIC

Family Food Consumption In Different Countries (PIC)

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http://images.wildammo.com/2010/07/03/family-food-consumption-in-different-countries/

The McPizza [Pic]

The pistol and knife in the last frame lead me to think the 'chef' ate this abomination.

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

US Senate bill would save teachers jobs

The bill would provide $23 billion over two years to save public K-12 and higher education jobs.

Without the federal help, educators said school districts are eliminating jobs, cutting salaries and benefits, shutting down programs and increasing class sizes.

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http://articles.dailypress.com/2010-05-07/news/dp-local_education-call_0507may07_1_public-education-education-commission-harkin-bill

Marijuana Busts Where The Money Is For Police

Marijuana is certainly not the most pressing crime problem in the United States -- but local police departments, with a chronic budget shortfalls, are concentrating more on pot busts than ever before, because it's where the money is, according to one California sheriff.

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http://newsjunkiepost.com/2010/07/03/marijuana-busts-where-the-money-is-for-police/

sábado, 3 de julio de 2010

The 8 Most Disgusting Competitive Eaters

Gob-stuffing contests may have taken on the airs of a pseudo sporting event, but they're mostly about watching people make revolting pigs of themselves.

Source:
http://blogs.citypages.com/food/2010/07/top_8_most_disg.php

Its Not A Wagon Its Not A Sedan Its A Venza

Drivers are raving about the new Toyota Venza, the classy, spacious, powerful luxury crossover is pushing new limits to what a crossover SUV is.

The Venza provides all the luxuries of an SUV and all the functionality of a sedan.

Source:
http://activehybridcars.com/automobile/its-not-a-wagon-its-not-a-sedan-its-not-an-suv-its-a-venza

25 Spectacular Examples of Washed Up Photography

Washed up photography is the chance to make immortal a perspective over the beauty of what the waves are pushing from the depths of the wild waters on to the sandy shore that is ready to embrace them and make them shine inside a memorable shot.

Here are 25 examples of washed up photographs for your inspiration.

Source:
http://www.digitalpicturezone.com/digital-pictures/25-spectacular-examples-of-washed-up-photography/

6 flights with vertical seating toilet trips extra

European airline Ryanair is determined to install stand-up airline seats -- even though regulators say the setup doesn't meet safety requirements.

Source:
http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com/Investing/top-stocks/blog.aspx?post=1777140

How To Get Six Pack Abs

This is an outstanding product with lots of happy customers. Heartily recommended. ... However, even though this is a stellar product it isn't...
Crunches & Situps Will Never Burn Belly Fat. Discover the Secrets to Finally lose the Stubborn Belly Fat You've Been Fighting for Years.
Further info herehttp://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/how-to-get-six-pack-abs-review/

Just how large is the INTERNET [Infographic]

We all know the internet is huge (thats what she said)! But did you know that its soooo big its impossible to measure? Check for yourself.

Source:
http://www.thisblogrules.com/2010/07/facts-about-the-internet-infographic.html

viernes, 2 de julio de 2010

Omg Fat Loss gets reviewed

Weight loss heaven - a low-calorie product that keeps the weight off. You should add it to the top of your short list. ... Although......
Here are the 8 Easy Rules of Fat Loss and Dieting, so powerful over 7,000 dieters lost an average of 66 pounds, Permanently!
Full info herehttp://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/omg-fat-loss-review/

Top 19 Geeky Mousepad Designs PICS

Now, your computer can get a complete new look with any of these Top 19 geeky and cool yet innovative and attractive Mousepads designs.

Source:
http://www.walyou.com/blog/2010/07/02/mousepad-designs-geeks/

Biggest Mistakes When Buying Airfare

There are plenty of ways to blow your money when it comes to an air travel experience.

Here are five of the most common airfare pitfalls to avoid.

Source:
http://abcnews.go.com/Travel/biggest-mistakes-buying-airfare-secrets-cheap-airfare/story?id=11042031

22 Great Ways to Improve Your Home Movies

Your summer videos don't have to be boring.

Now that everyone has great inexpensive cameras, you can make them a lot more interesting by keeping this simple guide in mind: 22 good ideas to frame, stage, and light your videos.

Source:
http://gizmodo.com/5577510/22-great-ways-to-make-your-home-movies-a-lot-better?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed: gizmodo/full (Gizmodo)

Funniest English Signs Around The World

In a Paris hotel elevator: Please leave your values at the front desk.

Source:
http://www.scribd.com/doc/31137535/Funny

A forgotten king and a rebel prophet

The Bible record synchronizes with at least six named Assyrian kings, and Assyrian records show synchronies between ancient Hebrew kings and two other Assyrian monarchs.

But forty-five years of Assyrian history are missing--including, most likely, the mission of Jonah to Nineveh, then Assyria's capital.

Source:
http://www.examiner.com/x-35826-Creationism-Examiner~y2010m7d1-A-forgotten-king-and-a-rebel-prophet

jueves, 1 de julio de 2010

6 Diets That Wont Give You A Bikini Body

These diets will surely not give you the bikini body you're looking for by Labor Day.

Source:
http://www.lemondrop.com/2010/06/30/crazy-diet-road-test-fit-flops-ice-cube-diet/

Teen Girls Are Drinking More Now For Troubling Reasons

For the past decade, teen girls have closed the gender gap when it comes to underage drinking.

Now a new study reveals that girls may be drinking more than boys, and for more troubling reasons.

Source:
http://www.newsweek.com/2010/06/29/study-shows-teen-girls-are-drinking-more-for-different-reasons-than-boys.html

30 Creative and Interesting Egg paintings

What we've got here are some funny photos featuring creative egg paintings.

Look how these crazy people are creating hilarious scenes with just a pen and a camera, and of course, eggs. A few lines and curves, take a good spot, find a good angle, and then you would get the shot too! Though I believe you would struggle a little bit when posing them.

Source:
http://www.smashingcenter.com/2010/06/30-creative-and-interesting-egg.html

Take a Photo Virtual Tour of Minnesotas New Target Field

There was a lot of controversy when the Twins wanted a new stadium, as there always is in every city.

Now that I've visited Target Field, I feel confident calling it "money well spent. The new stadium does give fans a whole new appreciation for the beauty of downtown Minneapolis, but it has truly reinvigorated the area. Check it out...

Source:
http://www.gadling.com/2010/06/30/tour-target-field/

Uncharted waters The Gulf Oil Spill Human Health

How serious are the short- and long-term health risks for clean-up workers? Need to Know talks to BP, leading scientists and Louisiana state health officials to find answers.

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/need-to-know/environment/unchartered-waters-the-spill-and-human-health/1604/