November 30, 2004

Paralyzed woman walks again after stem cell therapy

Paralyzed woman walks again after stem cell therapy: "A South Korean woman paralyzed for 20 years is walking again after scientists say they repaired her damaged spine using stem cells derived from umbilical cord blood."

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November 28, 2004

Gernot Katzer's Spice Pages

Gernot Katzer's Spice Dictionary is an excellent encyclopaedia of spices and herbs from around the world.

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Help Kelli Save Her Home

Help Kelli Save Her Home: Another online begging thing. Remember SaveKaryn? "I haven't had a job in four years", says this woman. Well, get one, you moron!

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November 27, 2004

Google answers

Google Answers:: "How can i get random beautiful women to sleep with me immediately for free,
with no commitment, no questions asked, all the time?"
. Wow, now don't tell me the answer is 42.

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Miss World

Miss World 2004: Miss Venezuela... ah, what a body on the woman!

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Never eat lobster sashimi

Never eat lobster sashimi.

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November 26, 2004

The Man Behind the FedEx Logo

The Man Behind the FedEx Logo

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Blog Torrent

Blog Torrent: Blog Torrent is software that makes it much easier to share and download files using the bittorrent protocol.

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The Artful Brain

The Artful Brain: How we make sense of art. This is good stuff.

Posted by madman at 5:24 PM | Comments (0)

Tamasoma Jyotirgamaya: Why do I

Tamasoma Jyotirgamaya: Why do I Hate the Verbal Terrorist? (Sandeep is angry, and he's lashing out a like a threatened cobra!)

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Quebec may unleash language police

Quebec may unleash language police: And I thought the Kannada activist morons in Karnataka were bad.

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November 25, 2004

BMW driven away from Haryana

BMW driven away from Haryana: Way to go, Haryana!

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'Superhero' takes on clampers: "Clad in a blue leotard and wielding a saw, a man claiming to be the UK's first wheel clamp vigilante is offering his services to motorists."

Posted by madman at 7:08 PM | Comments (0) mood browser mood browser: Pretty useful tool for finding albums matching the "mood" you're looking for. Sometimes it's a little too fine-grained. What's the difference between "intimate" and "sensual", I don't know.

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Critical thinking skills today

Ask MetaFilter: How many people still use logic in arguments? (Interesting thread)

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November 23, 2004

November 22, 2004

ET headlines

ET Headlines: All the Economic Times headlines in one place for easy browsing, so you don't have to use that pathetic excuse of a front page.

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Junk Science

Skeptic's Dictionary: Junk science & pseudoscience index has a good collection of articles debunking crap like homeopathy, biorhythms, accupuncture etc.

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November 21, 2004


Google Search: indiranagar bangalore: My restaurant is #1, baby!

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Rediff Pay4Clicks

Rediff Pay4Clicks is Rediff's version of Google AdWords, except that it sucks ass big time! I signed up for it and have not got a single click to my site in over three weeks.

Posted by madman at 1:05 AM | Comments (0)

November 20, 2004


EverNote Beta: "With EverNote, you can capture and easily find all kinds of notes: text, Web, email, handwriting, image clips and more."

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November 19, 2004

A man felt my balls today

"A man felt my balls today and it felt very awkward." - Yes, Kiruba felt the need to write about his experience. ROFL.

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Whip me baby!

Principal has himself whipped to punish two teens: No comment.

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November 18, 2004

Laura Ries

The Origin of Brands Blog: Oh look, Laura, the daughter of Al Ries has a blog!

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Is the Capacity for Spirituality Determined by Brain Chemistry

Is the Capacity for Spirituality Determined by Brain Chemistry? ( I don't think it's hard-wired; I think it's the result of intense social engineering from the time you're a child. That combined with the absence of critical thinking skills in most humans.

Posted by madman at 12:44 PM | Comments (0)

November 17, 2004

School mandates alternate evolution theory

School mandates alternate evolution theory: That's right, while the world makes great strides forward in scientific knowledge, the dumbass part of America wants to go backwards.

Posted by madman at 11:54 AM | Comments (0)

City of Heroes Costume Contest

City of Heroes Costume Contest winners: Holy crap! Check out the nerd invasion!

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ToI - cool article titles

Wow, the Times of India gives some really interesting titles to its articles. Don't the asshats have a QA department at all?

Posted by madman at 12:32 AM | Comments (0)

November 16, 2004

Low sex drive in girlfriend

Ask MetaFilter question: "My girlfriend is warm and wonderful and wow but she doesn't want to have sex. Should I leave her?"

Posted by madman at 10:44 AM | Comments (0)

November 15, 2004

Google search

It is amusing to note that AnarCapLib is #4 on this google search.

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November 11, 2004

Language lessons from the BBC

BBC - Languages: Hey, this is pretty cool. BBC has a great selection of foreign language lessons. I'm learning Italian at the moment.

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November 10, 2004

Ashcroft leaves

Ashcroft, Evans first to resign from Cabinet: Yay, The Destroyer of Freedoms has left the building!

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Gmail Privacy FAQ

Gmail Privacy FAQ: Hmmm... these folks do have a point. The potential for privacy abuse is quite high.

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Blogger gets visit from Secret Service

Blogger gets a visit from the Secret Service: Be very careful about exercising your freedom of speech, children. The Big Bad Wolf Dubya will send his minions to your door. Ah yes... the Land of the Free indeed.

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Pissed off at Google

Russell Beattie Notebook - Is Google Playing Games?: Boy, a lot of people are pissed off at Google Adsense.

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November 8, 2004

10 things the Chinese do far better than we do

From cells to bells, 10 things the Chinese do far better than we do: "We" being Canada, of course.

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November 7, 2004

Man pays $215,000 for lucky

Man pays $215,000 for lucky phone number: You know what they say; there's a sucker born every minute

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Last meal

Want to know what death row inmates in Texas wanted for their "last meal"? This page has the info. From "nothing" to "thirty jumbo shrimps...", it's quite a range.

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Blogger hacks

BloggerHacks: Free template hacks for a better blogger experience.

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