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By Mindy on January 28, 2010
Women who have failed to find their perfect partner by the age of 30 should give up their search for Mr Right and settle instead for Mr Right Now, an American author has claimed. Older, single women often deny themselves any chance of finding happiness by failing to downgrade their expectations, says author Lori Gottlieb. [...]
By tigtog on January 20, 2010
How exactly does a journalist covering a major entertainment awards ceremony go there without having read the last week’s news on the nominees for the big awards like Best Actor in a TV series?
By Mindy on January 13, 2010
Darren the Waving Goat Death Metal Rooster As far as I know anyway. Can you guess which one? BTW they declined the offer because it was too far to travel for the animal. Related posts: Talent is not enough Otterday! And Open Thread. Ukraine’s Got Talent winner Thursday Cheezburger Death of a drongo
By tigtog on January 9, 2010
The government’s compulsory internet filter will not make the internet any safer for children to use unsupervised, nor will it make police detection of users of illegal content any easier.
By Lauredhel on January 6, 2010
Who knew Celebrity Big Brother UK would get so interesting so quickly? Day two, and they’re still making awkward small talk (everything relaxes on day three, when they start having farting competitions). They’ve done the usual thing of stacking the house with people they think will be incompatible: a cage fighter, a football player, the [...]
By tigtog on January 4, 2010
Body image foundation defends nude Jennifer Hawkins cover
By Lauredhel on December 30, 2009
Fairfax never fail to disappoint. Right now WAToday is running a front-page-promoted slideshow thus: The photos of the decade A selection of amazing, spellbinding images from the past ten years. Right next to a photo of a burning World Trade Centre tower. The rest of the slideshow is largely a collage of destruction, violence, death, [...]
Ted Alvin Klaudt wants $500,000 per infringement from people who publish his name without permission
By tigtog on December 17, 2009
But convicted rapist Ted Alvin Klaudt and his “Common Law Copyright Notice” can go whistle.
By Mindy on December 16, 2009
Well, according to Janet Albrechtsen you do. Apparently, even his political stances that we despise can’t conquer the fact that we all really want a “Fit and50-something, the runner, cyclist and former boxer in a pair of Speedos with a “love rug””. Will this translate into votes? That remains to be seen. File this under: [...]