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My new monitor arrived yesterday, Newegg did a good job of getting that here quickly, especially since I didn't upgrade to the cheapo shipping. I suffered a pang when I peeked at their new flyer this morning and saw this monitor is now on sale for close to $50.00 less than I paid. Oh well, it wasn't hugely expensive to start with (I'm pretty sure it was the least expensive monitor I've ever bought), and the joy of not having one of my monitors constantly flickering feels priceless.

Priceless Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez and Acleacius.
Play: Dibbles: For The Greater Good.
Armored Fighter.
Links: This Caller Is Incredibly Unhappy With Movie Theater's No-Texting Policy {NSFW}. Thanks nin.
The cost of being on American Idol.
Science: CERN traps antimatter for long enough to do serious science on it.
Two Ultraheavy Elements Added to Periodic Table. Thanks Slashdot.
Images: Cool Guy of the Day.
Fox News uses Tina Fey photo for Sarah Palin report.
Media: The CW's Seinfeld.
Dog takes playing dead to a whole new level.
FPV RC Helicopter Crash.
The Funnies: xkcd- The Cloud. Thanks j.c.f.
Follow-up: Conan O'Brien Can't Stop (beating a dead horse).

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7. Re: Fox News / Tina Fey Jun 7, 2011, 12:28 Sencho
kanniballl wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 10:45:
Wow. Just wow.

Part of me hopes that's a fake, not that I actually like or trust Fox news but I'd hope they weren't so stupid.

I mean, did the art guy just do an image Google for Palin and pick one?
What's wrong with a Fox staffer making this mistake? CNN's and MSNBC's anchors have been attributing Tina Fey's "I can see Russia from my house" line to Palin. Repeatedly. The former is being incautious while the latter is fraud.

There's plenty of face-palmable stuff out there.
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