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Top Ten "Famous Last Words" With a World of Warcraft Flavour

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World of Warcraft Vault lists the top ten reasons why you dislike the opposite faction. Very funny!

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How the Vatican verifies a Pope is dead.

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With the on-going news with John Paul II's life nearing the end (I hope not), Stuff reports the Vatican has a clearly established procedure for verifying the death of a pope.

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Things Other People Accomplished When They Were Your Age

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This link will tell you things other people accomplished when they were your age.

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MSN Search Spoof -- Nice prank to use on others.

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TheShadow sent me a funny prank link to me today: MSN Search Spoof. I did it on "Ant Dude" and got (only funny ones shown):

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United Nations Decide to Shut Down Internet Permanently

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This Habitablezone story says the United Nations General Assembly voted 165 to 6 with one abstention to shut down the Internet. The reason given was that the rapid and uncontrolled flow of information was destabilizing the governments of many of the member states. Furthermore, the Internet has increasingly become a vehicle for fraud and scams. Finally, the Internet produced the infamous "DOT COM" debacle which had disastrous repercussions for the World economy.

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A video clip of drum|head...

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Drum|head is a streaming QuickTime video clip showing a projected human head on a model head. There's even a behind the scenes clip. And it plays one of my favorite songs! Very cool art and idea.

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TrashCade - The Cardboard Arcade Cabinet

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Blue's News posted an amusing link to build the cheapest arcade cabinet for home. All items should be easy to get fr

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Cells shed by people, animals add up to air pollutant.

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Blue's News posted a CBC story about how dandruff and skin cells, that we all shed, could be contributing to air pollution just as smokestacks and car exhaust do.

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Something Awful's Doctored Movie Posters: Before and After Movies

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Something Awful's current theme is on movie posters where movies are combined that concatenates titles creating entirely new movies in t

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Tokyo Zoo Penguins in Awe of Giant.

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This Yahoo! News story is amusing and cute: "Emperor penguins looked up in awe as Tokyo's main zoo unveiled its latest addition -- a giant penguin said to be suspiciously close in height and weight to a human... As the cameras rolled, the real penguins rose their beaks and gazed up at the purported Lord -- but then walked away disinterested

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World of Wordcraft Announced!

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This IGN.com news story says:

"In a move to prove that the pen is mightier than the sword, Microsoft (MS) announced today that they are taking the first steps to combine the ever-popular MMO genre and productivity software. Hailed as the first MMOWP (massively multiplayer online word processor), MS revealed to IGN that World of Wordcraft has been in the works for nearly 18 months now, and is currently in beta test phase.

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Install and run Mac OS X on an iPod!

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Mac OS X Hints says Richard got Mac OS X running on his iPod since the day he bought his first generation machine. Not just installing it and booting a Mac with the iPod, but honest-to-goodness using OS X on the iPod.

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Hungry in World of Warcraft? Use /panda command!

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World of Warcraft's Pandaren Xpress is for those who need Chinese food in the game. I can't wait to try it. This beats Everquest II's /pizza service.

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Homestar Runner offers subscription!

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Homestar Runner (direct link) went subscription! Dang it! [grin] Nice games, short clips, etc.

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New Google Stuff!

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Google introduced new stuff today!

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Beat your computer senseless with a mallet: Computer Coercion Tool

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I know every single computer user gets angry at his/her computer once in a while. I know I do! Some people go overboard and actually physically attack the computer (two videos clips as examples: #1 and #2; stories: /. and MSNBC). Instead, use a virtual mallet to hit your computer without any damages with Computer Coercion Tool v1.1. Windows or Linux operating system and OpenGL (video card and driver) required. Cool sound effect and special effects. ;)

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Dogs pant and rats chirp to express mirth/laughter.

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This MSNBC story says various groups' studies suggest monkeys, dogs and even rats love a good laugh. People, meanwhile, have been laughing since before they could talk. "Indeed, neural circuits for laughter exist in very ancient regions of the brain, and ancestral forms of play and laughter existed in other animals eons before we humans came along with our 'ha-ha-has' and verbal repartee," says Jaak Panksepp, a neuroscientist at Bowling Green State University.

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KB891711 flawed security patch for Windows 9x and Me.

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CNET News.com says Microsoft acknowledged that a security patch (KB891711) issued in January for its Windows 98 (and SE) and Windows Me operating systems may cause performance issues for customers who have downloaded the update.

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Chinese yearn to marry foreigners according to a survey.

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This Yahoo! News story says nearly 63 percent of Chinese citizens would like to marry a foreigner, according to a survey of contemporary Chinese attitudes towards international marriage.

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15 Funny World of Warcraft Screen Shots of the Day

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World of Warcraft Vault has a gallery of screen shots of the day. I looked at most of them and posted the funny ones that I liked: