Stranger that fiction: parallel universes beguile science
"The idea of multiple universes is more than a fantastic invention
-- it appears naturally within several scientific theories, and deserves
to be taken seriously," said Aurelien Barrau, a French particle physicist

The Golden Compass

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The Golden Compass (film) - Wikipedia
New Line president Toby Emmerich stressed that production of the second
and third films was dependent on the financial success of The Golden Compass.

Will Smith still tops at foreign box office
"The Golden Compass" racked up $34 million from 54 markets,
good for an overseas total of $187 million. The North
American total for the family fantasy is just $56 million.

‘Compass’ Can’t Cure What Ails Box Office

The Golden Compass (2007) - BoxOffice
Worldwide $150,384,574
Cost $180,000,000
Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Photo snapped of patient's genitalia during surgery
Sean Dubowik, penis bears the tattooed slogan, "Hot Rod."

Dubowik runs a Phoenix topless bar, Centerfolds Cabaret,
and said he'd gotten the tattoo on a $1,000 bet.

Judge backs man who posted 'Dilbert'

After the comic was posted, casino managers reviewed surveillance tapes and determined Steward was responsible. He was fired, and the casino subsequently challenged his claim for unemployment benefits.
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
For the lulz (NSFW)
Thursday, December 06, 2007
I couldn't remember the name of that quake mod I used to play.
I found it, it was called Weapons Factory and it rocked.

Weapons Factory - Wikipedia

Tuesday, December 04, 2007
Microsoft's sex-obsessed RoboSanta spouts filth at children
ER says: pizza (pi)
Santa says: Yum! What do you want for Christmas, El Reg?

ER says: Maybe you shouldn't eat so much! You are quite large!
Santa says: My elves will get right on that. And what else are you wishing for this year, El Reg?

ER says: Maybe you shouldn't eat it?
Santa says: See if you can get someone else to eat it!

ER says: Eat it
Santa says: No thank you. I don't eat things!

ER says: Eat it
Santa says: See if you can get someone else to eat it!

ER says: Eat it
Santa says: You want me to eat what?!? It's fun to talk about oral sex, but I want to chat about something else...

ER says: You dirty bastard!
Santa says: I think you're dirty bastard.

Study: Canadian Beer Drinkers Threaten Planet
The government-commissioned study says the old, inefficient "beer fridges"
that one in three Canadian households use to store their Molson and Labatt's
contribute significantly to global warming.

Real poop behind 2G1C, US obscenity law, and 'net security
The Smoking Gun reveals the identify of the director of "2 Girls, 1 Cup,"
2 Girls, 1 Cup: The Real Poop - Smoking Gun

Feds Give "Toilet Man 6" Two Hands Up
Bush administration obscenity crackdown nets fetish film kingpin

The Horrible Saga of SWAP.avi

I hope Bible class creates atheists
Recognizing that the Bible is literature means it is no more
important than “Moby Dick,” “Tom Sawyer” or “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
How refreshing to know that the ASBOE realizes this!

I must admit I was perplexed that Alabama Christians allowed this.
Why do Christians want to secularize “God’s word?”

Fox: 'Atheist Outrage' over holiday 'Tree of Knowledge'

Tabula Rasa for PC Review
Ars Technica 2007 Gaming Gift Guide