oompa loompa

Okay I admit it, I loved the closing ceremony too. I guess somewhere inside my libertarian soul beats a heart that yearns for the spectacle of thousands of brightly colored ‘volunteers’ jumping and dancing around as if their lives depended on it. But I wouldn’t want to live there. I would however very much like

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Flying Doggie Doo Smashes Window of Children’s Home

The Paul Klee Center in Zurich is currently running an exhibition entitled East of Eden: The Front Garden, which features sound sculptures, lots of flowers, a goal-less soccer field, and the Wellness Skull. And a giant pile of inflatable dog poop, about the size of a house, made by wacky Paul McCarthy. At least it

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do i need cox*

I am not the only person who has been commenting on Cox’s choppy and undependable signal lately, but last night takes the cake. ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ had on Seth Green, Eugene Mirman, and Russell Brand. It does not get any better than that folks — what was it, ‘adorable’ night? (At least RB

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“Don’t be afraid”

Following from today’s tragedy there, I’ve become aware of all of the Youtube vids of landings at Toncontin International.  Worth the watch. From the ground:  [youtube:] Cockpit view: [youtube:] From the terminal:  [youtube:]

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Collective insanity

Lessons learned from Katrina: A few people might’ve slipped through the immigration net during the frenzy, so we’ll risk evacuating people even more slowly to make sure it doesn’t happen again. U.S. citizenship to be checked in event of a storm Agents to watch those in the Valley who board buses to flee a hurricane

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Would you do it?

Go pie-ing, I mean? Projo’s gotta know. Here are some answers — and it goes without saying that the immigrants are somehow to blame: That is when you need to show respect even if you disagree with the other person. I don’t know what is going on in this country that people have no self

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