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Sunday, November 29, 2009



The Top 6(66) Movies About Metalheads

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 05:20 PM PST

6 movies that metalheads around the world would be proud of.

Skin Implant Effectively Destroys Cancerous Tumors in Mice

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 05:10 PM PST

"A cancer vaccine carried into the body on a carefully engineered, fingernail-sized implant is the first to successfully eliminate tumors in mammals, scientists report this week in the journal Science Translational Medicine."

10 Reasons I Love Scarlett Johansson

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 05:00 PM PST

She's young, talented, critically acclaimed, absolutely gorgeous and she makes your friends go quiet for a couple seconds when her name gets mentioned in a conversation.

Aggressive Atheism (VIDEO)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 04:50 PM PST

Pat Condell talks about aggresive atheism and why he thinks religion does not deserve any respect...

Meat grown in laboratory in world first

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 04:40 PM PST

Scientists have managed to grow a form of meat in a laboratory for the first time, according to reports.

I guess that's one way to deal w/ Digg Power User Hate (PIC)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 04:30 PM PST

Rocco03 is adding "power users" as friends, then going through their submissions and burying them along w/ comments that call each user by their number (in terms of most stories made popular). Makes sense, it's just the opposite of digging stories your friends submit. I just wish he'd filter inactive users. I'm #5 not #7!

HDR in photography vs. HDR in video games [Pic]

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 04:19 PM PST


Indian nuclear workers 'deliberately poisoned'

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 04:00 PM PST

Workers at a nuclear power plant in southern India were treated for poisoning after drinking water was deliberately spiked with radiation, senior government officials said Sunday.

Linux Mint 8 “Helena” released!

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 03:30 PM PST

The team is proud to announce the stable release of Linux Mint 8 Helena.

4 Police Shot Dead In Coffee Shop Ambush Near Seattle

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 03:03 PM PST

Four sheriff's deputies were fatally shot Sunday in what police described as an ambush in a coffee shop near Seattle.

Secret Service Embarrassed By State Dinner Party Crashers

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 02:30 PM PST

Disturbed by the agency's failure "to follow basic security procedures," the New York Democrat said in a statement Saturday he wants a review of Secret Service practices and has asked for a briefing next week.

10 surprising reasons why sex is good for you

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 02:20 PM PST

Here is something to get you in the mood tonight: a 10-year Welsh study found that those who enjoyed an active sex life were 50 per cent less likely to have died during that time than those who did not.

Twitter and Electronic Billboards don't mix very well

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 02:10 PM PST


Star Wars Meets Call of Duty - New Gameplay Trailer

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 02:00 PM PST

If you enjoy Call of Duty and love Star Wars, than your dreams were answered when a PC mod of Star Wars titled Galactic Warfare was released not so long

Robin Williams plays Call of Duty, named his daughter Zelda

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 01:30 PM PST

While Robin Williams guested on Fallon's show this week, he asked the hairy-handed comedian about his gaming habits – some of which we've covered in the past – and found out that not only does the man play his fair share of Call of Duty, but he also named his daughter "Zelda" after ... well, the Princess Zelda.

RollerMan (video)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 01:30 PM PST

On a downhill road with a buggy rollin suit by jean yves blondeau. The new way to roll!

U.S. stimulus funds run out for lower SBA loan fees

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 01:20 PM PST

By Nancy Waitz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Small Business Administration said on Tuesday that supplemental economic stimulus funds for its two most popular loan programs have run out and new loan volumes could fall if funds are not extended. The SBA...

First Store For Porn Apps Launches

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 12:40 PM PST

MiKandi's adults-only apps are listed in categories that include Fun and Games, Adult News, Erotica, and Eye Candy.

Fallen Disney Princesses [Pics]

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 12:40 PM PST

Photographer Dina Goldstein gives us a more modern interpretation of the classic fairy tale princess.

Senate Report: Bin Laden Was 'Within Our Grasp'

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 12:20 PM PST

Osama bin Laden was unquestionably within reach of U.S. troops in the mountains of Tora Bora when American military leaders made the crucial and costly decision not to pursue the terrorist leader with massive force, a Senate report says.

1 in 4 Teen Girls Have a Sexually Transmitted Disease

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 12:00 PM PST

A new government report shows as many as one in four U.S. teenage girls have had a sexually transmitted disease. "These are the facts of epidemiology, not ideology, and should be the basis for public health policy," said the director of the Prevention Research Center at Yale University School of Medicine.

Ancient layered hills on Mars

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 12:00 PM PST

What may appear to some as a terrestrial coastline is in fact a formation of ancient layered hills and wind-blown sand on Mars.

Nathan Drake Gets Supersized for Thanksgiving Weekend

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 11:50 AM PST

Uncharted developers Naughty Dog have turned handsome hero Nathan Drake into a hulking heap of fat in multiplayer for this weekend only after he had "a few too many helpings" during Thanksgiving.

Geek Squad Exposed: The Real Agenda

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 11:50 AM PST

In this exclusive, never-before-seen training footage from The Geek Squad, the horrible truth of their agenda is finally revealed.

National Animals: Mine is Bigger

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 11:40 AM PST

Japan FTW

Catholic Church Orders Feeding Tubes For Vegetative State

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 11:30 AM PST

With the news that patients can be mentally "locked in", unable to breathe or eat on their own or communicate, yet fully aware cognitively, some religious and ethical groups are saying, "I told you so." the Catholic Church has weighed in, ordering doctors at its hospitals to ignore patients' advanced directives

Flacidux - The Opposite of Enzyte (Video)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 11:00 AM PST

Are you a young man, ages 13-24, who finds it hard staying "cool" around the ladies? Flacidux can help.

Dubai Has Always Been Bankrupt -- Morally & Environmentally

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 10:30 AM PST

The idea that Dubai is an oasis of freedom on the Arabian peninsular is one of the great lies.Yes, it has Starbucks & Gucci, but beneath these, there is a dictatorship built by slaves. The people who really built the city can be seen in long chain-gangs by the side of the road, or toiling all day at the top of the tallest buildings in the world.

Drives of a Lifetime. 50 of World's Greatest Scenic Routes

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 10:10 AM PST

Sometimes it's the journey, sometimes it's the destination—and sometimes, it's both. Here are 50 of the world's most beautiful, interesting, and off-beat road trips.

10,000 E. African Albinos Hiding After Killings for Powers

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 09:30 AM PST

The mistaken belief that albino body parts have magical powers has driven thousands of Africa's albinos into hiding, fearful of losing their lives and limbs to unscrupulous dealers who can make up to $75,000 selling a complete dismembered set.

4th Generation iPhone Now Being Tested

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 08:40 AM PST

References to "iPhone3,1" was first discovered in the iPhone firmware files back in August, but this seems to be the first time that it has been spotted "in the wild". Apple similarly began testing the iPhone 3GS (iPhone2,1) back in October of 2008 about 8 months ahead of its launch.

Four Skinheads Shank Mexican, Got Pwned and Charged w/ Crime

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 08:10 AM PST

What do you get when four skinheads stab a Mexican in Huntington Beach's Oak View barrio? Four beat-up skinheads facing hate-crime charges

Could this be the perfect HL2 Movie Casting? (PIC)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 08:00 AM PST

Can you think of a better cast? I wouldn't mind seeing Michelle Forbes, the voice of Judith Mossman, playing her in the movie instead of Juliana Margulies.

Boston nurse, 83, on a mission to help the poor in Haiti

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 07:50 AM PST

At 83, Sarah Hackett could have spent Thanksgiving with her great-grandchildren. Instead, she rose at 3:30 a.m. Thursday to catch a dawn flight from Boston to Haiti, trekking once more to the poor mountain town of Fond des Blancs where she will live for the next several months.

Author: 'The Family' behind Ugandan law that would kill gays

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 07:50 AM PST

The African nation of Uganda is weighing a bill that would impose the death penalty on HIV positive men. As if that were not shocking enough, a U.S. author is claiming that a secretive group of American politicians appear to be a driving force in seeing the proposal become law.

Are We Going to Let John Die?

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 07:20 AM PST

Those members of Congress who are wavering on health reform are blind to the innumerable Americans(like John Brodniak) who die annually as a consequence of not having insurance.

Spray-On Jesus (PHOTO)

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 07:10 AM PST

Here's what we know: Jesus is in a can. Jesus is bleeding. There's now 20% more Jesus.Here's what we don't know: How Jesus got in the can. Whether or not Jesus appears when you spray this. Who handles Jesus's PR.

Switzerland votes on minaret ban

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 07:05 AM PST

Swiss voters go to the polls later to decide on a proposal to ban the building of minarets in their country. A symbol of Islam.

3G wireless still holds promise

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 06:50 AM PST

The next generation of 4G wireless may get all the headlines, but advanced 3G technology will likely dominate services for the next few years.

Police To Photograph Alzheimer's Patients

Posted: 29 Nov 2009 06:20 AM PST

Delray Beach police will photograph Alzheimer's patients to build a database for quicker information should one of the seniors go missing. In addition to the photos, the databases will also include names, address, phone numbers, and places the senior citizens' frequent.

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