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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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Stick It

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 | 1 comment

Stick It

Two armed men attempted to carjack a Corvette last week, Orlando police say, but were unable to figure out how to work the manual transmission. The Corvette’s owner, 51-year-old Randolph Bean, told WKMG-TV he was sitting in the yellow vehicle waiting for his wife to get out of work at the Orlando Regional Medical Center at around 11:20 p.m. He saw two men approaching the car with a gun...

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Stan Lee–Awesome Dude

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Stan Lee–Awesome Dude

The road to recovery may have just gotten a little bit brighter for a victim of the Taft Union high school shooting. And he has his classmates to thank for it. Bowe Cleveland, a 16-year-old Taft Union High School student and fan of the Spiderman comics, received a personalized message from Stan Lee of Marvel Comics after fellow students started a viral campaign on social media. See it HERE:...

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I’m A Google Maps Editor

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 | 0 comments

I’m A Google Maps Editor

When users report a problem with Google Maps — a missing roundabout, a road closure, a one-way street that’s marked incorrectly — it’s Nick Volmar who hears them. Volmar is a program director on Google’s Ground Truth team, which has been an essential part of Google’s efforts to create a comprehensive, detailed and accurate map of the world. To build Google...

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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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