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Wednesday Stuff

From Debby:

Technology: Harnessing the untapped power of breast motion.

Adolf Hitler took time out from running Nazi Germany to make jokes at the expense of his henchmen, a new book claims.

Bacon chocolate chip cookies with maple cinnamon glaze.

North Pole man arrested for DUI on lawn mower.

HBO will air every George Carlin special, from 1977-2008, in two-day marathon starting today.

Car that runs on water. Video of the demonstration is here.

Finally: Ovulation caught on tape.

Did Michelangelo Hide Secret Codes in the Sistine Chapel?

Gallery of butterflies and moths from the collections of Carl Linnaeus (1707-1778).

Son turns his dead dad into a teapot.

Fall of the alpha males.

750,000 brick Lego model of the Kennedy Space Center.  At the bottom of the article is a link to a gallery of pics of a 1,300,000 Lego soccer stadium with 30,000 minifig spectators.

Custom hand-painted dental crowns.  Don’t want to go that far?  You can buy tooth tattoos online.

Making money on Live Search.

The Great Moon Hoax of 1835.

A 65-year-old man who owns a 2.5 acre island in the Shetland Islands in the North Sea has declared independence from the UK.  

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