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Today marks the eleventh birthday for Blammo, the proprietary news database that powers this site. Here are some Blammo statistics: The database now contains over 106,000 entries, over 1,500 articles, and well over a half-million forum posts. The SQL server here is currently at 75 consecutive days of uptime, and is approaching a half-billion queries (464,948,097 to be precise) during that 2.5 month period. All this speaks of the hard work of original programmers furn and Bagpuss and the yeoman effort of Frans to maintain and improve the operation in the ensuing years.

Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez.
Play: Stark Tower Defense.
Invisible Runner.
Space Killer.
Links: Videogame Character Dating Site Profiles.
Top 10 Tragic Love Stories in Geek Fiction.
Hierarchy of a Man's Attention Span.
Stories: Roland Emmerich Plans ‘Foundation’ As 3-D Motion-Capture Epic. Thanks Joker961. 3D?
Barbie’s Next Career- Computer Engineer.
Bank of America forecloses on house that couple had paid cash for. Thanks Digg.
Science: Rare Photos of Saturn's Aurorae Captured For The Last Time By Hubble.
M4 in Wales to be 'hydrogen highway,' say ministers. Oh, the humanity!
Tigers evolved with snow leopards, gene study reveals.
Images: Star Trek Invasion!
Photos of my models. Wow! Thanks Donovon.
H.R. Giger Cake.
Media: Deja View: Iron Man vs. Batman.
Raptor Devours Cheerleader.
Follow-up: Bubble wrap! Endangered shows status report. Save Better Off Ted!

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4. Re: Feb 13, 2010, 15:27 Narf2029
Those models are crazy neat. Reminds me a lot of my city museum's miniature model of the city from decades ago. The photography tricks were excellent too.  
Huh? I'm sorry, I was thinking about cake.
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