April 2007

Keith Richards: 'I Snorted My Father'

"Keith Richards has acknowledged consuming a raft of illegal substances in his time, but this may top them all.
In comments published Tuesday, the 63-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist said he had snorted his father's ashes mixed with cocaine..."


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Why are geeks often atheist?

An interesting trend on sites such as Digg, Slashdot and Shuzak suggests that atheism is the "religion" of choice among geeks. Why is atheism more popular among geeks when clearly the average person is religious? Well this article might have an explanation.

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Alanis Morissette Covers 'My Humps'

Black Eyed Peas came out with a song called My Humps in the fall of 2005. The song has been ridiculed as some of the worst lyrics ever.
Alanis does a pretty good cover and you realize very quickly, how ridiculous the song really is.

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Take off eh!

Special Edition of Strange Brew is coming out this fall along with a Two-Four Anniversary special to be on CBC sometime this spring or summer.

Canoe.ca - Hoser mania is back, eh?

Don't be a hoser, eh.

Cadbury: Our Eggs Aren't Smaller, You Are Bigger

Actor B.J. Novak from The Office appeared on Late Night with Conan O'Brien bearing proof that Cadbury eggs have recently shrunk. In tow were two Cadbury eggs; the egg from yesteryear was clearly larger than the egg currently on shelves.

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Happy Anniversary

It is Chris and I's anniversary today. We've been together for 13 years!

Also on this date, it was 90 years ago today that Canada fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

Wikipedia - Battle of Vimy Ridge
CTV.ca - In Pictures - Victory at Vimy

Pas de Deux of Sexuality Is Written in the Genes

When it comes to the matter of desire, evolution leaves little to chance. Human sexual behavior is not a free-form performance, biologists are finding, but is guided at every turn by genetic programs.

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Pi Is Wrong

"The proper value, which does deserve all the reverence and adulation bestowed upon the current impostor, is the number now unfortunately known as 2pi"

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Kurt Vonnegut, Dies at 84

Kurt Vonnegut's dark comic talent and urgent moral vision caught the temper of his times.

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John Edwards: 'We Need Net Neutrality'

John Edwards has joined the growing list of American presidential candidates to voice their support for Net Neutrality. "We need Net Neutrality," Edwards told Howard University students in a recent audience Q&A.

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