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Thursday: April 15, 2010

Ten things that the Internet has ruined along with five things it has yet to ruin.Ten things that the Internet has ruined along with five things it has yet to ruin.

Good spelling is just one of the many casualties on this list that you'll come to discover on the other side of the click. Yes, the Interwebs have brought about some miraculous ruinings in it's short time on this planet.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 4:39 PM | Tags (11) | albums | debates | discourse | encyclopedias | internet | interwebs | life | music | pcworld | ruin | things |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 119 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: October 30, 2009

The world's largest cruise liner has just set sail out of Finland.The world's largest cruise liner has just set sail out of Finland.

The liner has four swimming pools, volleyball and basketball courts, and a youth zone with theme parks and nurseries for children. There is also an ice rink that seats 780 spectators and a small-scale golf course.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 4:59 PM | Tags (13) | cruise | ship | titanic | golf | course | scary | largest | abcnews | finland | voyage | maiden | sail | liner |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 19, 2009

One hundred fun and weird college courses you can take online for free.One hundred fun and weird college courses you can take online for free.

I've always yearned to more learn about gastrointestinal pathophysiology. Haven't you?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:54 AM | Tags (5) | college | courses | free | neat | presurfer |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 67 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 28, 2009

Genius tourists mistype GPS destination, end up 400 miles off desired course.Genius tourists mistype GPS destination, end up 400 miles off desired course.

'It's hard to understand how they managed it. I mean, Capri is an island,' said Giovanni Medici, a spokesman for Carpi regional government, told Reuters Tuesday. 'It's the first time something like this has happened.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 1:05 PM | Tags (6) | capri | carpi | course | destination | gps | travel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 8, 2009

World's longest golf course set to open in October.World's longest golf course set to open in October.

The 18-hole course will stretch more than 1,300 kilometres across the Nullarbor, with starting points in Kalgoorlie, in Western Australia, and Ceduna in South Australia.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in World Records @ 7:31 AM | Tags (4) | golf | course | longest | australia |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

Seven random animals that decided the course of history.Seven random animals that decided the course of history.

...if you look at real history you find entire world events turning on the actions of creatures every bit as insignificant as that butterfly. Their stories are presented here in precise order of how ridiculous they are.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 3:54 PM | Tags (6) | animals | course | cracked | funny | history | random |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 53 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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