Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Tha's-a-lota grass dude!

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A pumpkin that weighs 1,443 lbs.!

Get this- a pumpkin weighing 1,443 pounds! This pumpkin had to be removed from the back of a pickup truck with a crane. It was hand-pollinated and grew from July to October of this year. Click here to read the full story.

Introducing the iAshpod...

2-year old shoots a 3-year old!?!

A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot a 3-year-old boy in the hip and thigh.

Detectives say the children found the gun lying on a bed Juan Ramirez’s room. Officials did not say how they knew the 2-year-old pulled the trigger.

Ramirez was charged with two felonies, including unlawful use of a weapon by a convicted felon and defacing a firearm. The first charge stemmed from Ramirez's criminal history that prohibits him from owning a gun; the second charge was filed because the gun's serial numbers had been scratched off.Ramirez also was charged with violating the firearm child protection law, a misdemeanor. The law prohibits keeping a weapon in a home where children 14 and younger reside. Click here to read the entire article.

What's it like inside a water bottle?

Check out this “rotatable” and panoramic view of what it’s like to be inside of a water bottle. This is awesome!

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I'm so tired of hearing about Britney Spears

Besides her good looks… why did the American public ever get obsessed with Britney Spears? An even better question…why do people by stupid sh*t like this:

(it's an ebay auction for Britney Bra made of noodles)

Also, check out this video that documents the “weird and unexplainable” phenomenon of Britney Spear’s breasts growing and shrinking throughout the past 5 years or so.

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Woman goes to extreme to skip date

A Kentucky woman is now charged with lying about being kidnapped, raped, shot and stabbed -- so she wouldn't have to meet her Internet boyfriend and his mother.

Eighteen-year-old Laura Crews has turned herself into Missouri authorities. Police say she was supposed to fly into Kansas City. Instead, police say she called her boyfriend and claimed to have been the victim of a horrendous crime.

The guy's mother called 9-1-1, setting off an extensive police search. She has been charged with a misdemeanor count of filing a false report. Click here to read the article.

How much of all Internet traffic is porn?

A 1995 study published in the Georgetown Law Journal found 83.5% of content on the internet was porn. That was then…

So what percentage of Internet traffic is smut now? No idea. Why? Untrackable peer-to-peer file sharing, made famous by Napster but equally suited to porn exchange.

If you Google "sex" and we come up with 214 million pages--an impressive number, but as of September 20, 2005, Google had cataloged 8.2 billion pages. Keep in mind, the results also yields "Sex" in pages about sex discrimination and other sober subjects. The word "Porn" summons 35 million pages, "XXX" 32 million. Conclusion: Four-tenths of one percent of searchable Web pages consist of hard-core porn. Click here to read the entire article.