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A Black Friday for Weapons Sales

1 year ago admin Comments Off on A Black Friday for Weapons Sales
Black Friday was a HUGE success in America, with the highest ever sales recorded… Of weapons! The FBI say they carried out 185,345 background checks for gun owners, about one every two seconds. It’s the most firearms sold in a single day since background checks were instituted in 1998. Before this year, December 21, 2012 Read More

2015 – Hoverboards Really Do Exist (but not for sale)

2 years ago admin Comments Off on 2015 – Hoverboards Really Do Exist (but not for sale)
Design and technology collaboration achieves creative breakthrough for new Lexus Amazing in Motionproject A Lexus has always been a vehicle that rides on wheels, in contact with the ground. Until now. This summer a new Lexus takes flight, bringing the stuff of science fiction closer to real world fact. Lexus has worked with experts in Read More

THATCHER’S ARMOURED ‘BATTLE BUS’ GOES UP FOR SALE

2 years ago admin Comments Off on THATCHER’S ARMOURED ‘BATTLE BUS’ GOES UP FOR SALE
An armoured coach used by ‘Iron Lady’ Margaret Thatcher as her campaign ‘battle bus’ has been put up for sale as campaigning for next month’s General Election kicks into gear. The 18-tonne, bomb-proof vehicle was built in 1983 and is believed to have been used for the former Prime Minister’s Northern Ireland tour. Current owner, Read More

Free land for the needy

2 years ago admin Comments Off on Free land for the needy
The government of Thailand is to give farmland to poor families to enable them to live and farm for themselves. It is believed that 450,000 families will benefit from the scheme which will start in February, as announced by the Natural Resources and Environment minister, Gen Dapong Rattanasuwan, also the chairman of Land Providing Subcommittee Read More

BIGGER BIRDS

2 years ago admin Comments Off on BIGGER BIRDS
A new study has revealed that chickens have grown to five times the size they were 50 years ago. However, the study does not reveal that chickens may be big enough to take over the world any time soon, but rather it is for commercial reasons that they are increasing in size, with the data Read More

SWING LOW

2 years ago admin Comments Off on SWING LOW
A number of schools in Washington, USA, have taken the decision to remove and ban swings from their playgrounds, on account of 200,000 American kids being treated in emergency rooms for swing-related injuries, mostly walking in front or behind. A spokesperson said, “Swings have been determined to be the most unsafe of all the playground Read More

CALL ME!

2 years ago admin Comments Off on CALL ME!
Iconic red telephone boxes are making a comeback in London; although this time they are being painted green and offer the opportunity for mobile phone users to charge their devices. Charging is free in the “Solarbox”, so long as the user absorbs a string of adverts, in a scheme that won the designers, Harold Craston Read More

CURED EYEBALLS

2 years ago admin Comments Off on CURED EYEBALLS
A grandmother from Bosnia has appeared in local papers, who are reporting on her unusual gift, the fact that she is sable to cure eye ailments, by licking the patient’s eyeballs. Her brother was the first to be cured when he was a child, after he had a splinter in his eye, reluctantly he agreed Read More