The Ghosts of World War II’s Past

The Ghosts of World War II’s Past (20 photos) – My Modern Metropolis Taking old World War II photos, Russian photographer Sergey Larenkov carefully photoshops them over more recent shots to make the past come alive. Not only do we get to experience places like Berlin, Prague, and Vienna in ways we could have never […]

Boys ‘swore at cops’ before hit by train

Three Aboriginal boys struck by a train would still be alive if the train station police officer who they swore at minutes earlier had detained them and located their parents, the boys’ family says. They’d also be alive if the parents hadn’t let them run around the town by themselves, but it’s never the parents’ […]

Instant-messaging me (IM’ing me)

I feel silly writing a guide to sending me instant messages, but bear with me, I have reasons. If you’re going to PM me on Head-fi, MacTalk or any other forum I frequent, chatting with me via instant message (MSN, AIM, etc.) is more efficient. You can find my IM details in my forum profile. […]

Why Obama’s socialism will fail

(Origin unknown) An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had once failed an entire class. That class had insisted that Obama’s socialism worked and that no one would be poor and no one would be rich, a great equalizer. The professor then […]