January 15th, 2009

word can help write your suicide note

Internet scrapings etc.

Cracked: 20 celebrity lives in flowchart form.

Massive ten foot spinning ice circle discovered in the U.K.
For the first time ever a rare phenomenon usually only seen in extremely cold countries was spotted on the River Otten in Devon.

Google Earth gets high resolution artwork. Wait, what?

A mother and her partner, accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter who suffered more than 100 injuries, watched as the girl deteriorated over four weeks and died in severe pain, a court heard on Wednesday.

MP says dyslexia doesn't exist. An MP has claimed that the learning disorder dyslexia does not exist and is merely a "cruel fiction" to cover up poor teaching.

72 injured in kite-flying incidents. At least 72 people were injured, most of them children, while flying kites on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti across Rajasthan on Wednesday. Some 24 birds were also killed and over 200 received injuries as kites of different shapes, sizes and colours dotted the skyline in the state.

Abusive Indian husband shoots wife and a friend in New Jersey because she wouldn't return to India with him; later attempts suicide in jail.

Peru's top court has ruled that workers cannot be fired for being drunk on the job.

Follow up: Demand for "best job in the world" crashes website.

Follow up: That kid named Adolf Hitler has been taken away from his parents. The boy hit the headlines last month after his parents complained that a supermarket had refused to make a birthday cake for him. Adolf Hitler Campbell and his sisters, JoyceLynn Arian Nation 1, and Honszlynn Hinler Jeannie, 8 months, were taken from the family home, police confirmed. They said they had they had not received any reports of abuse or negligence, although no reason has yet been given for their removal.

Dedicated public toilet for transgender students trialled at university union.

Ancient Persians who gassed Romans were the first to use chemical weapons.

Diapers for parrots cause outrage.

Afghani girls burned at school by Taliban acid attack return to their classroom, bring 1300 female classmates with them.

World's biggest dumbass sends money to Nigerian scammers, then sends money to other Nigerian scammers claiming to be FBI agents who want to pursue the original scammer. Three separate times. For a grand total of $200K.

Man charged with attempted murder says God ordered him to do it.

It's an injustice to NOT marry girls aged 10, says Saudi cleric. But 9 is too young.

A gallery of body modification, extreme piercing, branding, scarification, and related traditional festivals. via kimberlin.

Scott Adams: Who Will Screw Us Next?

Ricardo Montalban has died at the age of 88.
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