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Preserved Puss Piloted Successfully

Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 | 0 comments

Preserved Puss Piloted Successfully

Quick! To the Orvillecopter! We all mourn and honor our deceased loved ones in different ways. Creating a taxidermied aircraft is not one of the first things I would have done with my dead cat. The cat helicopter was conceived by Dutch artist Bart Jansen, and debuted for the public at the KunstRai ArtFair in Amsterdam that ended Sunday. Jansen calls his creation the Orvillecopter and describes...

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Zipcar-Sharing Is Caring

Posted by on May 21, 2012 | 0 comments

Zipcar-Sharing Is Caring

If fancy cars impress your new date, car sharing from Zipcar could be the way to create a memorable experience that will help cement a budding relationship. Does that sound materialistic? Shallow? Well, maybe it is, but just think of pulling up to the curb in a nice, shiny new red BMW convertible versus a tan Ford Taurus with one hubcap missing. Even if you already own your own car, this would...

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Circus Arts as a Degree?

Posted by on Apr 30, 2012 | 0 comments

Do you feel your life is like a circus? Now you can actually receive professional training before you leave your problems behind and run away. Cirque School was founded in 2004 by Cirque du Soleil veteran Aloysia Gavre, who quips that her vision was to allow “anybody with any body” the chance to join the circus. The school, located in Hollywood, CA, has one sign a waiver releasing...

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