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Okay Then…Nine Inch Nails and Carley Rae Jepsen?

Posted by on Mar 5, 2013 | 0 comments

Okay Then…Nine Inch Nails and Carley Rae Jepsen?

Just like Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates, the craze of music mashups tells us you never know what you’re going to get. Sometimes tracks you could never imagine sync up in perfect absurd harmony, and that’s the case with a new mashup from an artist going by the name PomDeter. The mixmaster has decided to take the Nine Inch Nails classic ‘Head Like a Hole’ and put it together with the recent...

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Supernatural Triangles In Caribbean

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Supernatural Triangles In Caribbean

When ships and planes mysteriously vanish — sometimes without a trace — speculation runs wild. Many worry about the conventional — pilot error, kidnapping and terrorism come to mind. And there are those who worry about the supernatural. Acclaimed fashion designer Vittorio Missoni and five others boarded a twin-engine BN-2 Islander aircraft in the Los Roques island chain near...

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Metallica Designs Vans Shoes

Posted by on Feb 6, 2013 | 0 comments

Metallica Designs Vans Shoes

The members of Metallica continue their partnership with Vans by introducing four new signature shoes, each designed by one of the members of the band. James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo were all given free reign to choose any Vans style and make it their own by adding their own touches to the design. The Vans x Metallica Signature Shoes: James Hetfield – Inspired by...

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Throwdown Between Barbie and Ken

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 | 0 comments

Throwdown Between Barbie and Ken

What’s this all about, eh? Real life Ken, Justin Jedlica,  thinks real life Barbie, Valeria Lukyanova,  looks like a drag queen and TELLS her so. Real life Barbie, speaking to the Sun, defends herself to real life Ken:  “Justin said bad things about me but he had more than 90 operations, while I had only one. I am not hiding that I’ve had plastic surgery. I had breast implants because I...

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Bono Gets New Namesake

Posted by on Jan 19, 2013 | 0 comments

Bono Gets New Namesake

A newly-identified species of spider living in California’s Joshua Tree National Park has been named after Bono. Nearly three dozen new species of the cleverly named trapdoor spider, which hides from prey beneath a self-made hatch, have been identified, three of them from Joshua Tree National Park. The female trapdoor spiders live 20 years or longer, while the males live about five years....

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Did Anyone Interview the Donkey?

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 | 0 comments

Did Anyone Interview the Donkey?

Evidently, sleeping on the road is an everyday thing for asses in Botswana. Google says that one of its Street View cars did not kill a donkey in Botswana, despite what images taken by that Street View car seem to imply. As CNET notes, the images appeared to have gained steam earlier this week after they were shared on the Web by various users. Depending on your direction of travel as you click...

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