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Turkeys try to catch train out of N.J. – Some wild turkeys, it appears, were trying to get out of New Jersey before Thanksgiving Day. A spokesman for the NJ Transit said train officials reported a dozen or so wild turkeys waiting on a station platform in Ramsey, about 20 miles northwest of New York …

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Some dude is reselling 100 PS3s, gonna get paid (from Angelus) – Some Japanese consumer named Eiji (who we can only assume is a legitimate ninja) somehow managed to scoop up 100 PS3s in both 20GB and 60GB varieties and is reportedly planning to resell them. It’s believed this is the same guy that hired …

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Foreigners And Fights, PS3 JPN Launch’s Dark Side (from /.) – Based on my observations of the first twenty PS3s sold at Bic Camera, they were all purchased by Chinese nationals, none of whom bought any software. After making their purchase, television crews asked for interviews but all were declined. These temporary owners of PS3s …

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This entry was originally posted on October 28, 2006 @ 9:27pm, but I just noticed it was marked as Private. Therefore, I’m changing the timestamp so it’ll appear back on the top. Budlight Radio Commercials (from FuzzyWuzzy) – If you’re looking for the Bud Light “Real Men of Genius” or “Real American Hero” radio spots, …

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Wow, it’s been awhile. It’s also been quite a hectic at work recently. The week before last, I worked over 60 hours, pulling about 12 hours each day and a couple more on the weekend. But it looks like our product (at least version 1) is ready to be shipped. Last week has been quite …

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Got this hilarious breaking news story (from MS newsgroup): NEW YORK – A public school teacher was arrested today at John F. Kennedy International Airport as he attempted to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a set square, a slide rule and a calculator. At a morning press conference, Attorney …

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Sony ad casues white riot (from /.) – A new billboard advert for Sony’s white PSP has caused consternation across the US videogaming community. The ad shows a white model dressed entirely in white threateningly grasping the face of a black model. Next to them are the words, “PlayStation Portable. White is coming”. The ad …

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Criss Angel pulls a lady apart!? (from RayAlome) – the video is both shocking and funny at the same time as the woman splits apart. Was he using midgets? Cancelling AOL (from /.) – I first heard it from YTMND.com (from RayAlome) over a week ago, but this was finally posted on /. and someone …

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Man eats 47 cheese sandwiches in 10 min. – There’s a rising star on the competitive eating circuit. California man Joey Chestnut downed 47 grilled cheese sandwiches in ten minutes this weekend in Las Vegas to set a world record. That’s eleven more sandwiches than the old record of 36. Beer ingredient may fight prostate …

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Today’s Japanese phrase is: 力 (chikara) – force; strength; energy; might; power; agency; authority; influence; vigor; vigour; stress; emphasis; exertions; endeavors; endeavours; efficacy; help; support; good offices; ability; faculty; capability; attainment; means; resources; If you watch Naruto, the phrase チャカラ (chakara) is derived from this word, which is usually to used to describe power Open …