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Thursday: December 24, 2009

NORAD will be tracking Santa's journey once again.NORAD will be tracking Santa's journey once again.

The agency says it uses radar to first track Santa as he lifts off from the North Pole. After liftoff, satellites with infrared sensors that detect heat can pick up the infrared signature given off by Rudolph’s nose.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 6:37 AM | Tags (7) | santa | norad | tracker | christmas | eve | holidays | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

Yar, smooth sailing for Pirate Bay purchase may be nary long way off the port bow.Yar, smooth sailing for Pirate Bay purchase may be nary long way off the port bow.

Mr Pandeya said the unusual nature of The Pirate Bay did not sit comfortably with some Swedish bankers. 'You are not supposed to buy an illegal site,' he said. 'This is out-of-the-box thinking.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 3:42 PM | Tags (5) | downloads | piratebay | sale | torrents | trackers |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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