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Friday, June 19, 2009



I caught my dad with my GF!

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:30 PM PDT

I'm coming home from work when BAM clear as day, right in my Kitchen I catch my Father red handed with his meat in my GF. (Click on the link to see a pic of the GF)

The Old Republic Timeline #1 The Treaty of Coruscant

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:20 PM PDT

After Decades of war, The Sith Empire sacked coruscant and forced the republic into a painful peace treaty

Top 8: Worst Video Game Dads Ever

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:20 PM PDT

IGN's Greenpixels has put together a list of video game dads not under consideration for father-of-the-year...

When it comes to global banks, size matters

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:11 PM PDT

Do the big global banks need to be cut down to size? That question has been hovering, half-stated, over the financial system ever since Bear Stearns blew up.

Did TSA Confiscate HIV+ Gay Air Force Vet's Job Hopes?

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:00 PM PDT

As a gay man, Michael Lamarre was encouraged by President Obama's decision to extend certain benefits to the same-sex partners of gay federal workers. But Lamarre, a 43-year-old Oakland Park, Fla., biking enthusiast and Air Force veteran, sees an inconsistency in the president's action and the harsh realities far away from the Oval Office.

Serious Luxury: The World's Top 10 Mega-Yachts

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 04:00 PM PDT

Missile-detection systems, helipads, pools: Meet the world's Top 10 yachts.

Pounce in 3, 2, 1

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:51 PM PDT


6 Valuable (And Disgusting) Ways They're Reusing Human Waste

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:51 PM PDT

6 Valuable (And Disgusting) Ways They're Reusing Human Waste

Inmate Dies In Heat-Exposed Cage

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:42 PM PDT

A woman prisoner in the US state of Arizona has died after being exposed to ferocious temperatures while being held in a cage, waiting to be transferred to a mental health facility.

Truck Sales Ain't Hatching, But Birds Are

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:30 PM PDT

How slow are truck sales in Dexter, Missouri? How long does it take an egg to hatch? A month ago a robin began building a nest in the wheel-well of a used 2005 Chevy pickup that sits in an auto lot in Dexter -- the dealership has since taken the vehicle off the market, where it will remain until the fledglings leave the nest.

Father's Day Special - 20 Famous Fathers

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:30 PM PDT

Who's the Daddy? With Father's Day looming, The Telegraph picks the best and worst in the paternity stakes .

US couple to have world's first wedding at Zero Gravity

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 03:02 PM PDT

It's T-minus one day until Erin Finnegan and Noah Fulmor say "I do" in zero gravity, becoming the first couple to have a weightless wedding. The US couple will exchange vows aboard G-Force One, the "vomit comet" operated by the Zero Gravity Corporation.

A clever use for that old Clash tape (PIC)

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:42 PM PDT

If audiotape is dead, this is the ghost in the machine.

Zombieland trailer is pretty damn awesome! (VIDEO)

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:30 PM PDT

To be honest, this movie looks like more honest-to-god fun than just about anything else that you might see this year. (Except maybe Drag Me to Hell.)

Bear Grylls Worst Parasite Experience: Diarrhea on a Cliff

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:10 PM PDT

BG: "I've had a few [parasites] that have given me really bad diarrhea, just uncontrollable where you're leaning over big cliff faces holding on with one hand and one foot and letting your trousers down and letting it go in free air. You're thinking, "Is nothing sacred any longer, do you really have to film this?"

AMD is inside Iran's missiles and supercomputers

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:10 PM PDT

To make matters worse, Iran's glorious missiles, which could end up firing in the direction of Intel's R&D labs in Israel, could also have AMD gear on board.

Pizza Hut drops 'Pizza' from its name.

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:10 PM PDT

Blame recession cuts. Pizza Hut is slicing the "pizza" from its name. The fast food chain will now be known simply as "The Hut."The new "hut" stores will be more than simply places to place a delivery order, according to MediaWeek. They will include televisions that broadcast CBS-programs such as Wheel of Fortune and Entertainment Tonight.

Anything For The Perfect Shot!

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:10 PM PDT

Photographers continue to be wildly creative when it comes to finding that perfect spot, an impossible angle, or a singular moment, which lead to an outstanding picture. Sometimes this search becomes hilarious, or even dangerous - and one has to wonder if they get these perfect results they were after? "Sorry buddy, but your lens cap is on".

ABC Wants to Know: What Would You Ask President Obama?

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 02:09 PM PDT

ABC is asking for questions for next week's health care forum with President Obama.

Why Laptop Battery Claims Are So Useless

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:50 PM PDT

It's one of those things we take for granted: official laptop battery life claims have an extremely tenuous relationship with reality. Not surprisingly, everyone's using the same tricks to conjure their silly estimates—and they don't plan on stopping.

ABC Says No to GOP Ads During Obama Healthcare Special

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:50 PM PDT

Conservative and Republican National Committee attacks on ABC for refusing their ads to respond to next week's planned ABC-White House healthcare special are being met with a stiff push back from the network which says it doesn't accept the type of ads Obama opponents want to air.

Dad: More than Just a Guy with Sperm

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:31 PM PDT

But it looks like biology has underestimated the role of fathers. A recent discovery by scientists at the Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah has shown that male genes affect the proper development of a fetus during pregnancy. Apparently, a dad's biological role during pregnancy doesn't end after sex.

Space Robot Can Autonomously Reconfigure Itself

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:20 PM PDT

By connecting their endpoints, two reconfigurable robots autonomously change their configurations by altering the lengths of their arms and twisting their joints.

Your Favorite Movies Made Better By Dumb And Dumber (Pics)

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:20 PM PDT

Your favorite films made a little bit better with the help of Harry Dunne and Lloyd Christmas.

Nadal says he will not defend his Wimbledon title

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:10 PM PDT

Rafael Nadal has announced that he will not defend his Wimbledon title this year.

Elderly Man Kills Teen After an Argument over Crack Pipe

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:10 PM PDT

Dwayne Austgen, 69, was inside his home when he noticed a teen in his front yard, he confronted Vidal Herrera, 17, and told him to leave. After the teen left the property, Austgen noticed Herrera had left a crack pipe. An argument started when the teen came back for the pipe, but ended when the teen was shot with a .22-caliber rifle in the stomach.

More Lucasarts Title May Rerelease if Monkey Island Succeeds

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 01:00 PM PDT

"If this sells, there's no one at this company who doesn't want to do these games. It's a matter of showing that there's interest and this market is alive and get people as excited as possible about Monkey Island Special Edition to show that these things can make it," says Community Manager Brooks Brown.

D-Wade Invited to Play One-on-One With Obama

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:50 PM PDT

Dwyane Wade will meet with Obama in Washington, D.C. for a Father's Day weekend full of events aimed at promoting male mentorship.

Steve Ballmer Admits Microsoft’s biggest Mistake

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:30 PM PDT

During his address at the Executives Club Chicago, Steve Ballmer opened himself up to a little question and answer session in which I am sure he now regrets. The crowd went completely silent and you could almost hear a pin drop when he was asked: "If you could have one do-over what would it be."

Is a $200K salary too much for a CEO of a large non-profit?

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:30 PM PDT

Donors who earn much less and want to see their contributions put the best possible use often think so, but there is ample reason and data to believe otherwise. An interesting analysis from Slate.

Scum of Society: The Absolute Worst People in America

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:20 PM PDT

There are plenty of people to blame for our current economic woes. Here, the miscreants who deserve special recognition.

World Hunger Reaches the 1 billion People Mark

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:20 PM PDT

One in six people in the world — or more than 1 billion — is now hungry, a historic high due largely to the global economic crisis and stubbornly high food prices, a U.N. agency said Friday.

The secrets of ant sleep revealed

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 12:02 PM PDT

Queen ants dozily dream, while worker ants are forced to get by taking power naps, the first study of the sleeping habits of ants has revealed.

iPhone 3G S chipset handles 720p video recording at 833MHz

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:51 AM PDT

Rapid Repair identified the chipset as the SoC S5PC100 from Samsung and thus confirm an ARM Cortex A8 running at 600 MHz (operates at up to 833MHz though) and the ability to record 720p video and handle real-time video conferencing should Apple choose to go in that direction (iPhone 3G S records VGA only). PowerVR SGX graphics and 256MB of RAM...

Picasso: Drawing With Light - Photo Gallery, 11 Pictures - L

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:50 AM PDT

LIFE photographer Gjon Mili visited Picasso in 1949. Mili showed the artist some of his photographs of ice skaters with tiny lights affixed to their skates umping in the dark and Picasso's mind began to race. The series of photographs that follows, Picasso's light drawings, were made with a small flashlight in a dark room.

Stuck For An Idea For Fathers Day!? Let Josef Fritzl help..

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:31 AM PDT

UK Chain Store make blunder with stocking Josef Fritzl book in "Top 50 Books For Dad" section...

Michael Bay Quitting Action Movies

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:31 AM PDT

Bay says he's sick of receiving negative reviews from critics who dislike his movie-making style and is determined to move away from the genre.

35+ Amazing Photo Manipulations by Aaron Nace

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:30 AM PDT

Aaron Nace is a photographer and digital artist. His main focus with his work is portraiture, and he tries to create images that are more than just technically well done, he wants them to impact the viewer emotionally. He is very much into creating images using all the tools available, including lighting, costuming, set design, and post production.

A Hall of Fame Find by a Sports Reporter

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:11 AM PDT

Steve Wilstein, the reporter who doused the Mark McGwire-Sammy Sosa celebration in 1998 by questioning its legitimacy, has a chance to be voted into the Hall of Fame before either of the sluggers.

Tesla: The Man Your Teachers Were Afraid to Tell You About

Posted: 19 Jun 2009 11:11 AM PDT

Thomas Edison was a cranky American ***** who was sort of involved with the invention of electricity. Nikola Tesla was a crazy Serbian who blew ***** up with lightning.

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