Archive for July 7th, 2007

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The Curse of Nixon

 

You think that any story that links a current (possible) Presidential candidate with Richard Nixon might do a little harm?

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Trackback Link Love

It’s a geek thang started by Electric Venom.

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Car Rental Codes

This is NOT a sponsored post. If you have ever done any traveling and had a need to rent a car, you know that you are often left with a sick feeling that you could have gotten a better rate, better price, better deal, better upgrade… The reason that you feel that way is because… you could have. Here’s 385 handy dandy rental car company codes to use. At least one of them is bound to get you a far better feeling.

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More Loo For You

As if a $19 million space toilet wasn’t enough to get you going… Head on over to Chongqing where officials are preparing to submit an application to Guinness World Records to have the free four-story public bathroom listed as the world’s largest, the state-run China Central Television reported Friday. They’re flush with pride in a southwestern Chinese city where a recently-opened porcelain palace features an Egyptian facade, soothing music and more than 1,000 toilets spread out over 32,290 square feet. I hope that there’s a really good ventilation system.

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In Space, No One Can Hear You Fart

In Arthur C. Clarke’s seminal masterpiece 2001, A Space Odyssey, astronauts are portrayed as being a bit confounded by the operation of a zero gravity toilet. In 2007, it’s the public. It appears as though¬†NASA has paid $19 Million to Russia so that our astronauts can evacuate without a new design. That seat better be made of gold!

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Lucky Day?

Today is July 7, 2007. That works out to 07/07/07. Let it ride!