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Researchers aim to resurrect mammoth in five years – Yahoo! News

http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20110117/wl_asia_afp/japansciencemammoth Japanese researchers will launch a project this year to resurrect the long-extinct mammoth by using cloning technology to bring the ancient pachyderm back to life in around five years time. The researchers will try to revive the species by … Continue reading

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CRAPPY TAXIDERMY

http://crappytaxidermy.com/post/1354990488/submitted-by-per-fjellduft-didriksen Fit the Eighth (Hunting of the Snark ) The Vanishing They sought it with thimbles, they sought it with care; They pursued it with forks and hope; They threatened its life with a railway-share; They charmed it with smiles … Continue reading

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BoHeman Rhapsody

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeFH-QoAPCk What happens when you mix He-Man and the Masters of the Universe with “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen? I’m glad you asked.

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Matt Taibbi on the Great American Bubble Machine

http://www.inquisitr.com/27439/matt-taibbi-on-the-great-american-bubble-machine/ In what can almost be described as an “Economic Meltdown For Dummies,” Matt Taibbi’s article “The Great American Bubble Machine” in the latest issue of Rolling Stone is a great primer on the machinations behind the current financial crisis … Continue reading

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http://frinko.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/07/bay-sitter.jpg Far Out Beyond the dark cartoons Are darker spaces where Small cloudy nests of stars Seem to float on air. These have no proper names: Men out alone at night Never look up at them For guidance or delight, … Continue reading

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BibliOdyssey: Remarkable Persons

http://bibliodyssey.blogspot.com/2007/05/remarkable-persons.html Mrs Sarah Mapp “Mrs. Sarah Mapp, a female of masculine habits, distinguished herself by some extraordinary cure she effected, merely resulting from personal courage. She was called the bone-setter, or shape mistress. Her maiden name was Wallin. Her father … Continue reading

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Zombie Haiku: Good Poetry For Your…Brains by Ryan Mecum

http://zombiehaiku.com/neatWrite.html Frenchtwist rules the day with this! The day I died you tried to put a bullet in my head. You missed. Lunch! – David Wellington, author of the terrifying Monster Island trilogy

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