Monday, April 21, 2008

Dude stuck in elevator for 41 hours.

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Dude hypnotises himself before operation.

A hypnotist from has undergone surgery on his right hand without a general anaesthetic.

Alex Lenkei, 61, from Worthing, chose to sedate himself by hypnosis before undergoing the 83-minute operation. He said he was fully aware of everything going on around him during the procedure but was free from pain.

The operation at Worthing Hospital involved removing some bone in the base of the thumb and fusing some joints in an attempt to improve his arthritis. "I was aware of everything around me, from people talking and at one stage a hammer and chisel was used as well as a surgical saw, but I felt no pain." » Article here

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Someone should get Barak some new shoes.

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Ultimate laptop privacy. WHY?

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Couple comes home to find 3,000 forks in their yard.

Rick and Marilyn Jones got some payback when their neighbors forked over a prank of their own. When the Joneses left their Dubuque, Iowa, home for an out-of-town wedding, Tom and Paula Tschudi planted 3,000 white plastic forks in the Jones' yard and dangled more from the roof, fence and garage. It was sweet revenge for years of pranks by the Joneses.

The couple have hung beer cans like Christmas lights around their neighbors' home, put a for-sale sign in their yard and strung crime-scene tape around chalk outlines of bodies on the sidewalk. When a passer-by asked the Tschudis what they were doing, Paula Tschudi to him they were aerating their neighbors' lawn. » Article here

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