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Funny interweb articles
« on: May 10, 2008, 09:20:00 AM »
Well we have the videos one, so i thought i'd start one for people wanting to read/share funny articles they'd found on the internet....


13 Year Old Steals Dad's Credit Card to Buy Hookers

http://www.money.co.uk/article/1000390-13-year-old-steals-dads-credit-card-to-buy-hookers.htm

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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2008, 03:19:30 PM »
Is anyone else massively  entertained by the Blackboard v Whiteboard spam war?  I find it hilarious.
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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2008, 03:29:46 PM »
It was just a massive geek off of who could come up with the lamest insult.

Noone was as funny as they thought they were.

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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2008, 03:39:03 PM »
i only got the first message....

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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2008, 03:46:25 PM »
i only got the first message....

get with the times nick, we're on 43 now  :?

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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2008, 03:51:56 PM »
seriously... i feel like i've missed out :P

what's been spammed?

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« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2008, 04:26:13 PM »
I've missed out as well, maybe its only for people on the ug list.  Maybe rowan is some sort of special case as he's yet to graduate (or at least pass a course entitling him to graduate)
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« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2008, 04:42:40 PM »
seriously... i feel like i've missed out :P

what's been spammed?

i forwarded the 43 emails to you nick :p be thankful that my gmail's sorted them into 1 expanded email :p charlie's inbox was chocka with them yesterday :D

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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2008, 10:14:11 AM »
Another amusing article from the ever entertaining Cracked.com

7 Innocent Gestures That Can Get You Killed Overseas
http://www.cracked.com/article_16335_7-innocent-gestures-that-can-get-you-killed-overseas.html
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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #9 on: June 11, 2008, 04:27:17 PM »
Want to be a record breaker?  Want to use the best web browser available?  Why not combine the two with in a fun download...

http://www.spreadfirefox.com/en-US/worldrecord/
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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #10 on: June 12, 2008, 03:36:32 PM »
Want to be a record breaker?  Want to use the best web browser available?  Why not combine the two with in a fun download...

http://www.spreadfirefox.com/en-US/worldrecord/

I will be celebrating my graduation on June 17th with a fun download of Firefox 3!
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« Reply #11 on: June 18, 2008, 02:59:07 PM »
When I die, I want to die like my grandfather -- who died peacefully in his sleep. Not screaming like all the passengers in his car.

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« Reply #12 on: June 20, 2008, 06:27:16 PM »
Read at work. neat :)

http://www.readatwork.com/
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« Reply #14 on: June 25, 2008, 01:32:52 PM »
Its nice that they mentioned the engineer who probably spent forever making that possible.
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Re: Funny interweb articles
« Reply #15 on: June 25, 2008, 01:37:38 PM »
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7472722.stm

You were just a few minutes behind jez.  Although you get some points for posting it in a more appropriate thread

Dymanic Skyscaper

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7472722.stm
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« Reply #16 on: June 27, 2008, 02:35:37 PM »
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« Reply #17 on: June 27, 2008, 02:59:53 PM »
http://www.ksu.ksu.edu/roundabouts/photos.htm

I found this today. Pretty exciting stuff.
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« Reply #18 on: June 27, 2008, 03:28:38 PM »
http://www.ksu.ksu.edu/roundabouts/photos.htm

I found this today. Pretty exciting stuff.

you found that? what were you looking for?? :roll:
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« Reply #19 on: June 27, 2008, 03:36:47 PM »
Somebody asked me to find some research on different traffic calming methods. Its been a boring day  :(
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