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Play Camper Strike

Sunday, August 26th, 2007

Any counterstrike aficionado must play Camper-Strike. A super addictive flash game where you camp out and hit targets as they come by.


Belarussian Library that resembles the Deathstar

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

Here is a truly strange creation, made upon orders of the president of Belarus. It is the new National Library for Belarus, but some people say that it looks like the Death Star. The oddly shaped building was made with public tax money and involuntary contributions from teachers salaries and school children.

Teen cracks 84 million dollar porn filter

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

A MELBOURNE schoolboy has cracked the Federal Government’s new $84 million internet porn filter in minutes.

Tom Wood, 16, said it took him just over 30 minutes to bypass the Government’s filter, released on Tuesday.

Tom, a year 10 student at a southeast Melbourne private school, showed the Herald Sun how to deactivate the filter in a handful of clicks.


Smokers Computer

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

Damn. I wonder how much melted plastic this guy has smoked over the years.

Buy a Cool Nintendo Necklace. Jewelry for Girl Gamers

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

Check out this super cool necklace that Sarah Lynn made of a old school nintendo controller. Perfect for any nerdy gamer girl!

Buy Nintendo Necklace and other nerdy jewelry here

Internet addiction more serious than OCD

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007

Internet addiction more serious than OCD
Internet addiction should be grouped with extreme addictive disorders such as gambling, sex addiction and kleptomania, an Israeli psychiatrist said.
Dr. Pinhas Dannon of Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Faculty of Medicine said 10 percent of Internet surfers are afflicted with “Internet addiction disorder,” which can lead to anxiety and severe depression.

Internet addiction is classified by mental health professionals as an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, a mild to severe mental health condition that results in an urge to engage in ritualistic thoughts and behavior.

“Internet addiction is not manifesting itself as an ‘urge.’ It’s more than that. It’s a deep ‘craving.’ And if we don’t make the change in the way we classify Internet addiction, we won’t be able to treat it in the proper way,” Dannon said Friday in a release.

He said the two groups at greatest risk from Internet addiction disorder are teenagers and people in their mid-50s suffering from the loneliness of an empty nest.

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Flea-like robots double as pollution detectors

Monday, August 20th, 2007

Flea-like robots double as pollution detectors

by:Darren Murph

Developing robots with flea-like attributes seems to be quite popular these days, as researchers at the University of Lucca have apparently created a diminutive bot that was “developed to detect mercury poisoning in the ground and leap from place to place the way fleas or frogs jump.” The creature measures in at ten-centimeters long and weighs just 80-grams, and can supposedly cover “vast amounts of land in shorter amounts of time” compared to less efficient pollution-seeking alternatives. Currently, the critters are purportedly being loosed in the wild with “special mercury-deteting sensors,” so be sure not to squash any hard workin’ mechanical pests if one accidentally hops in your tent.

via The Raw Feed

-Video-History of hacking

Monday, August 20th, 2007

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Nerd Porn:) Funny pic

Monday, August 20th, 2007

Weird Sex Laws

Monday, August 20th, 2007

Weird Sex Laws

No man is allowed to make love to his wife with the smell of garlic, onions, or sardines on his breath in Alexandria, Minnesota. If his wife so requests, law mandates that he must brush his teeth.

Warn your hubby that after lovemaking in Ames, Iowa, he isn’t allowed to take more than three gulps of beer while lying in bed with you-or holding you in his arms.

Bozeman, Montana, has a law that bans all sexual activity between members of the opposite sex in the front yard of a home after sundown-if they’re nude. (Apparently, if you wear socks, you’re safe from the law!)

During lunch breaks in Carlsbad, New Mexico no couple should engage in a sexual act while parked in their vehicle, unless their car has curtains.

In Cleveland, Ohio women are not allowed to wear patent-leather shoes.

Clinton, Oklahoma has a law against masturbating while watching two people having sex in a car.

It’s safe to make love while parked in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Police officers aren’t allowed to walk up and knock on the window. Any suspicious officer who thinks that sex is taking place must drive up from behind, honk his horn three times and wait approximately two minutes before getting out of his car to investigate. [Hmmm… okay, there’s one place with a law that makes sense… -psl]

In Connorsville, Wisconsin no man shall shoot off a gun while his female partner is having a sexual orgasm.

In Detroit, couples are not allowed to make love in an automobile unless the act takes place while the vehicle is parked on the couple’s own property.

A law in Fairbanks, Alaska does not allow moose to have sex on city streets.

In Florida it is illegal for single, divorced, or widowed women to parachute on Sunday afternoons.

In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania it is illegal to have sex with a truck driver inside a toll booth.

The owner of every hotel in Hastings, Nebraska, is required to provide each guest with a clean and pressed nightshirt. No couple, even if they are married, may sleep together in the nude. Nor may they have sex unless they are wearing one of these clean, white cotton nightshirts.

Another law in Helena, Montana, mandates that a woman can’t dance on a table in a saloon or bar unless she has on at least three pounds, two ounces of clothing.

A state law in Illinois mandates that all bachelors should be called master, not mister, when addressed by their female counterparts.

An excerpt from brilliant Kentucky state legislation. “No female shall appear in a bathing suit on any highway within this state unless she be escorted by at least two officers or unless she be armed with a club”.