Day: August 25, 2011

Life & Arts

Barcraft Nights.

So StarCraft II fans are taking to local bars and hosting “Barcraft” nights in which they watch Korean professional gamers duke it out in no-holds-barred StarCraft II matches. This is touted as the “geeks retaking the bar from the jocks”┬ánight although to take something back one must first possess said object and it may be […]

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News

Manchester United to offer billion pound IPO on Singapore market.

I didn’t even know that this could be done, but according to this report it is being offered in Singapore because their advertising revenue interests are mainly coming from Asia.

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Arianna Huffington to take charge of AOL?

CEO Tim Armstrong responds to the reports that with ad revenues down AOL will be off 20% this year from projections by affirming his desire to recenter the AOL brand around user-created content like that found on the recently acquired Huffington Post. This has led to speculation that Arianna Huffington may take a larger role […]

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Play Qaddafi off the stage keyboard cat! Qaddafi’s Condoleeza fetish fap book flap.

According to sources, Qaddafi kept a book filled with close-up pictures of former Bush administration Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice. He ‘loved’ how she would boss those Arab leaders around. I guess Qaddafi hasn’t seen Curb Your Enthusiasm or he would know one has to have a confidant to dispose of one’s Condoleeza Fapbook whilst […]

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Life & Arts

Huitlacoche aka Corn Smut.

Huitlacoche is a fungus that grows on maize and is known in English as corn smut though, as its name would in no way imply, this is a delicacy in Mexican cuisine. Huitlacoche if of the species ustilago maris and derives its name from the burnt look it gives infected corn. Typically used as a […]

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Science & Technology

Here comes a redesigned 3DS already.

Nintendo, after slashing the price of the 3DS console, is now redesigning this gem of a handheld, likely to streamline costs and make the current price more palatable for the company. The 3DS is a neat console but I haven’t been taken in by its magic quite yet. I did thoroughly enjoy the Nintendo DS […]

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News

Back packing with Kim Jong-il.

Kim Jong-il had a ‘fun trip‘ in Russia, traveling to the far flung northern neighbor by armored train to meet with President Medvedev. Greeted by beautiful ladies carrying bountiful pastries for Dear Leader to nosh on while talking about things like nuclear disarmament, post-modern interpretations of Stalinism and the best way to funnel illicit funds […]

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