Police investigate angry eBayer’s revenge site – The buyer recovered the hard drive from the malfunctioning notebook, finding it full of personal details, allegedly including access to email accounts, 90 voyeuristic leg shots taken on the London Underground and gay porn. He posted the material on a website, naming and shaming Barnet 19-year-old Amir Tofangsazan as the seller. Honestly, this is a scammer and he deserves no pity. Apparently if you look at his feedback, he’s done more than a few scams.
Decathanerd said he felt sorry for the scammer, but I brought up an awesome Batman Begins quote: Justice. Crime cannot be tolerated. Criminals thrive on the indulgence of society’s understanding.
Unfortunately the sequel won’t be out till 2008 because Warner Bros. decided to release Superman Returns in 2006 and Wonder Woman in 2007. As you may have guessed, the sequel to Superman Returns is planned to be released in 2009 and sequel to Wonder Woman is planned to be released in 2010.
I’ve accumulated quite a lot of random crap over the past week. Might take awhile to disperse it, so be patient.
Today’s Japanese word is: 噂 (uwasa) – rumour; rumor; report; gossip; common talk;
Someone posted a comment on my blog with a link to a hentai version of LeekSpin. I’m not going to post the link here, but you can view the big boobed version by following the link in the comments area. Do be warn that it’s ** NOT WORK SAFE **
Feds seize church’s fake $1M bills – But ministry founder Darrel Rundus said he doesn’t understand how he can be accused of counterfeiting a bill that does not exist. The highest denomination of U.S. currency is the $100,000 bill. According to Wikipedia:
Today, the currency of the United States, the U.S. dollar, is printed in bills in denominations of $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, and $100.
At one time, however, it also included five larger denominations. Shown here is a $100,000 Gold certificate from 1934. High-denomination currency was prevalent from the very beginning of U.S. Government issue (1861). $500, $1,000, and $5,000 interest bearing notes were issued in 1861, and $10,000 gold certificates arrived in 1865. There are many different designs and types of high-denomination notes.
Hell shines in its apocalyptic moment in the sun – The road to Hell was crowded with the curious on Tuesday — as well as devils-in-disguise, hearse enthusiasts, Christian protesters and merchants trying to cash in on the apocalypse.
Vietnam officials faulted for not singing karaoke – Tien Phong (Pioneer) newspaper reported on Wednesday that state oil monopoly Petrovietnam’s financial arm PVFC ordered 21 officials to make “self-criticism” reports for not singing karaoke at a contract-signing ceremony near Hanoi on Saturday. In other words, if you’re ever planning to work in Vietnam, be prepare to Karaoke or face the possibility of being fired.
Moms-to-be delay births on June 6, 2006 – In New York, “people are canceling left and right because of what today represents,” said Liza Washington, an administrative assistant at Children’s Hospital of the New York-Presbyterian Medical Center. More than a dozen deliveries were postponed because of 666, which is said to be the “Number of the Beast” in the Book of Revelation.
Bash Quote (from Tera):
<myliw0rk> There is more money being spent on breast implants and Viagra than on Alzheimer’s research.
<myliw0rk> This means that by 2020, there should be a large elderly population with perky boobs and huge erections and absolutely no recollection of what to do with them.
iRobot Scooba Exposed: What’s Inside This Robotic Maid (from /.) – Articles like these are always interesting when the disassemble a gadget and tell you exactly what’s inside.
Barbie doll unlikely to grill steak: Canada court – Mattel Inc. relies on Barbie dolls for about a third of its global sales, with the average young Canadian girl receiving two a year. Wow! That means for every Canadian girl that DOESN’T get a barbie doll, another Canadian girl gets 4 barbie dolls per year. That’s one every season!
Isn’t it supposed to be harder than this? – A helicopter landed in the middle of the high security Athens Korydallos prison, picked up two prisoners and flew away in a Hollywood-style escape that has left Greek police stunned. Just amazing!
Lioness in zoo kills man who invoked God – A man shouting that God would keep him safe was mauled to death by a lioness in Kiev zoo after he crept into the animal’s enclosure, a zoo official said on Monday. Irony?
It’s “Mandy” vs the hotrods – Sick and tired of souped-up cars with loud engines and pulsing music? Barry Manilow may be the answer.
The Ultimate DDR Deck (from /.) – How to build your own DDR (Dance Dance Revolution) dance deck. Seems way too much work to put it, but for those who like building things, this would be an awesome project.